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Gee loses fifth straight in A’s 6-2 win over Mets

New York Mets' Dillon Gee pitches against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Dillon Gee is frustrated, so is manager Terry Collins. And the New York Mets just keep losing.

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Crisp’s 3-run triple helps A’s halt slide

Oakland Athletics' Coco Crisp watches his three-run triple off New York Mets' Dillon Gee in the fourth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Oakland Athletics leadoff hitter Coco Crisp tinkered with his swing for a few days and finally got the results he has been looking for.

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Dodgers beat Padres 8-6 to end 3-game skid

Los Angeles Dodgers' Matt Kemp, right, scores past San Diego Padres catcher Rene Rivera on Justin Turner's his RBI-double during fourth inning of a baseball game in Los Angeles, Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Justin Turner drove in two runs and scored another pair, helping rally the Los Angeles Dodgers to an 8-6 win over the San Diego Padres on Tuesday night that snapped a three-game skid.

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Rockies fall to the Royals 7-4

Colorado Rockies relief pitcher Rex Brothers throws against the Kansas City Royals during the eighth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Rockies got the starting pitching performance they needed, it just wasn’t enough against the hottest team in baseball.

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Robertson gives up HR in 9th, Yanks lose to Astros

New York Yankees relief pitcher David Robertson (30) waits as Houston Astros' Chris Carter runs the bases after hitting a three-run home run during the ninth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NEW YORK (AP) — David Robertson picked a bad time to have his worst outing in a long while.

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