• Bengals release punt return leader Brandon Tate

    CINCINNATI (AP) — The Bengals released receiver Brandon Tate — the franchise leader in punt returns — as part of their moves to reach the 75-man roster limit on Tuesday, leaving room for a rookie to take the job.

  • Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Francisco Cervelli, left, tags out Chicago Cubs' Javier Baez, right, at home plate during the twelfth inning of a baseball game, Monday, Aug. 29, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/David Banks)

    Pirates lose 8-7 to Cubs in 13 innings

    CHICAGO (AP) — Jeff Locke, Francisco Cervelli and Josh Harrison gave the Pittsburgh Pirates a chance. Miguel Montero finished them off.

  • Los Angeles Dodgers' Corey Seager reacts after getting hit by a pitch thrown by Colorado Rockies relief pitcher Chris Rusin in the seventh inning of a baseball game Monday, Aug. 29, 2016, in Denver. Colorado won 8-1. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

    Dodgers fall 8-1 to Rockies, Corey Seager hit in left hand

    DENVER (AP) — When Corey Seager began grasping his hand in excruciating pain, the Los Angeles Dodgers held their breath.

  • Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez delivers the ball to the New York Mets during the second inning of a baseball game Monday, Aug. 29, 2016, at Citi Field in New York. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

    Slumping Marlins waste scoreless start from Jose Fernandez

    NEW YORK (AP) — No matter how good Jose Fernandez is, the Miami Marlins aren’t going anywhere this season if they don’t start scoring.

  • Texas Rangers Carlos Beltran, left, runs the bases as Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma, of Japan, looks on after Beltran's solo home run during the first inning of a baseball game in Arlington, Texas, Monday, Aug. 29, 2016. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

    Mariners running gamut of tough pitching, fall to Texas 6-3

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — From CC Sabathia to Yu Darvish, the Seattle Mariners are in a tough stretch of opposing pitchers that won’t get any easier after their sixth loss in seven games.

  • Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Sean Manaea (55) walks to the dugout with a trainer after being pulled from the game in the fourth inning against the Houston Astros, Monday, Aug. 29, 2016, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

    Manaea injured again in A’s 6-0 loss to Astros

    HOUSTON (AP) — Sean Manaea left in the fourth inning with another injury, and things went downhill after that for the Oakland Athletics.

  • Colorado Rockies catcher Nick Hundley, left, confers with starting pitcher Jon Gray after he issued a walk to Los Angeles Dodgers' Corey Seager in the first inning of a baseball game Monday, Aug. 29, 2016, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

    Gray, Hundley lift Rockies to 8-1 win over Dodgers

    DENVER (AP) — Jon Gray pitched six scoreless innings, Nick Hundley hit a two-run homer and the Colorado Rockies beat the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers 8-1 on a gusty Monday night.

  • Cleveland Indians' Jason Kipnis, center, celebrates with Mike Napoli, left, and Tyler Naquin after hitting a game winning single off Minnesota Twins relief pitcher Brandon Kintzler during the tenth inning of a baseball game Monday, Aug. 29, 2016, in Cleveland. The Indians won 1-0. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane)

    Kipnis’ single in 10th gives Indians 1-0 win over

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Jason Kipnis came through in the clutch and survived a mobbing from his teammates.

  • Detroit Tigers' Justin Upton safely slides home to score during the third inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox, Monday, Aug. 29, 2016, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

    Saltalamacchia’s HR lifts Tigers over White Sox 4-3

    DETROIT (AP) — Jarrod Saltalamacchia’s drive was so high in the air, it was fair to doubt whether it had the right trajectory to clear the wall in right-center field.

  • New York Mets' Yoenis Cespedes hits a walk-off home run during the tenth inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins Monday, Aug. 29, 2016 at Citi Field in New York. The Mets won 2-1. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

    Cespedes homers in 10th, Mets top Marlins 2-1 in opener

    NEW YORK (AP) — Yoenis Cespedes homered with two outs in the bottom of the 10th inning to give the New York Mets a 2-1 victory over the Miami Marlins in the first game of a pivotal series between National League playoff contenders Monday night.