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Royals beat White Sox 2-1 with run in 9th

Chicago White Sox catcher Tyler Flowers, left, attempts to tag out Kansas City Royals' Mike Moustakas at the plate during the ninth inning of a baseball game on Wednesday, July 23, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Stacy Thacker)

CHICAGO (AP) — It took a hard slide for the Kansas City Royals to end their skid.

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Nats’ late rally falls short in 6-4 to Rockies

Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Jorge De La Rosa works against the Washington Nationals in the eighth inning of the Rockies' 6-4 victory in a baseball game in Denver on Wednesday, July 23, 2014. (AP Photo)

DENVER (AP) — Early on, Stephen Strasburg didn’t have his best stuff and yet the powerful right-hander tried to bear down to keep his team close.

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Rockies snap 7-game skid, beat Nationals 6-4

Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Jorge De La Rosa works against the Washington Nationals in the eighth inning of the Rockies' 6-4 victory in a baseball game in Denver on Wednesday, July 23, 2014. (AP Photo)

DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Rockies tried a little bit of everything to break out of their funk. They wore their socks high and even engaged in a pregame staring contest.

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Yankees put INF Kelly Johnson (groin) on 15-day DL

New York Yankees' Kelly Johnson, right, celebrates with Jacoby Ellsbury after scoring during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds at Yankee Stadium on Sunday, July 20, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

NEW YORK (AP) — Yankees infielder Kelly Johnson has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left groin.

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Twins let Guerrier go, recall reliever Pressly

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins have designated right-hander Matt Guerrier for assignment and will recall right-hander Ryan Pressly from Triple-A Rochester to take his place in the bullpen.

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