Posts Tagged Baseball

Athletics rally for 6 runs in 9th, beat Astros 7-4

Oakland Athletics' Brandon Moss watches his RBI-single drop to score Jed Lowrie during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Houston Astros Tuesday, July 29, 2014, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

HOUSTON (AP) — Brandon Moss was having a frustrating night before the ninth inning.

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Nationals blanked by Alvarez, Marlins

Washington Nationals starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg (37) throws in the first inning during a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Tuesday, July 29, 2014, in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

MIAMI (AP) — Even though Washington Nationals were on the wrong end of the result, it was a positive outing for Stephen Strasburg.

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Orioles beat Angels 7-6 in 12 innings

Baltimore Orioles' Manny Machado hits a game-winning solo home run in the 12th inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels, Tuesday, July 29, 2014, in Baltimore. Baltimore won 7-6. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles have a knack for winning in extra innings, and it has nothing to do with luck.

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Abreu hits 31st homer, White Sox pound Tigers 11-4

Chicago White Sox's Jose Abreu is congratulated by Alexei Ramirez after hitting a two run home run off of Detroit Tigers pitcher Joakim Soria during the seventh inning of a baseball game Tuesday, July 29, 2014, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

DETROIT (AP) — Jose Abreu homered, drove in four runs — and accomplished something nobody on the Chicago White Sox had managed in 94 years.

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Dbacks can’t handle Leake, lose to Reds 3-0

Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Mike Leake throws against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the first inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, July 29, 2014, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

CINCINNATI (AP) — Trevor Cahill gave Arizona what it needed — a solid start that rested the bullpen. The Diamondbacks’ offense couldn’t hold up its end.

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