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Red Sox struggle again to score, lose 2-1 to Twins

Minnesota Twins’ Trevor Plouffe, left, is greeted by manager Paul Molitor after he scored on a hit by Kurt Suzuki off Boston Red Sox pitcher Clay Buchholz in the first inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, May 26, 2015, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Right-hander Clay Buchholz seems to be doing his part to help the Boston get on the winning track. The Red Sox just seem to be doing little to help him.

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David Price outpitches Jesse Chavez as Tigers beat Athletics

Detroit Tigers' Yoenis Cespedes (52) is tagged out trying to steal second base by Oakland Athletics second baseman Ben Zobrist during the seventh inning of a baseball game in Oakland, Calif., Tuesday, May 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — David Price outdueled Jesse Chavez to win for the first time in four starts, and the Detroit Tigers bounced back from a shutout a day earlier to beat the Oakland Athletics 1-0 on Tuesday night.

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Kershaw, Dodgers breeze to 8-0 win over Braves

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw, right, and catcher A.J. Ellis wait while the umpires discuss a call during the fourth inning of the Dodgers' baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Tuesday, May 26, 2015, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Clayton Kershaw combined with two relievers on a five-hitter and capped a six-run fourth inning with an RBI single, Adrian Gonzalez notched his 1,000th RBI with a two-run homer, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Atlanta Braves 8-0 on Tuesday night.

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Pelfrey helps Twins keep winning, 2-1 over Red Sox

Minnesota Twins’ Trevor Plouffe, left, is greeted by manager Paul Molitor after he scored on a hit by Kurt Suzuki off Boston Red Sox pitcher Clay Buchholz in the first inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, May 26, 2015, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Mike Pelfrey was sharp for seven innings, Trevor Plouffe and Kurt Suzuki hit back-to-back RBI doubles in the first inning, and the Minnesota Twins held on to beat the Boston Red Sox 2-1 on Tuesday night.

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Phillies GM apologizes to fans for disparaging comments

In this July 31, 2014, file photo, Philadelphia Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. pauses while speaking to reporters before the Phillies'baseball game against the Washington Nationals in Washington. Amaro has apologized to Phillies fans for saying they "don't understand the game" and the "process" that goes into constructing a team. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Embattled general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. apologized Tuesday to Philadelphia Phillies fans for saying they “don’t understand the game” and the “process” that goes into constructing a team.

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