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Feldman pitches Astros past slumping Yankees 5-2

Houston Astros' Scott Feldman delivers a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NEW YORK (AP) — Scott Feldman shut down the slumping New York Yankees again, and Robbie Grossman snapped a seventh-inning tie with a two-run single that sent the Houston Astros to a 5-2 victory Wednesday night.

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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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Fans go through metal detectors at Yankee Stadium

Fans pass through metal detectors as they arrive for a baseball game between the New York Yankees and the Houston Astros Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NEW YORK (AP) — Wearing a navy blue New York Yankees shirt, Jonathan Freedman lined up with other fans outside Gate 2 on Jerome Avenue and East 164th Street. Once he reached the front of the single-file line, he emptied his pockets into a plastic bin and was ushered through a metal detector.

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Castro’s homer in 9th lifts Cubs over Mets 2-1

Chicago Cubs' Starlin Castro (13) runs home after hitting the game-winning home run during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, in New York. The Chicago Cubs won 2-1. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

NEW YORK (AP) — Starlin Castro gave Mets fans a firsthand tease of the two-way talent that has so many of them eager to see him in a New York uniform.

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Straily unravels in Cubs debut, loses 7-3 to Mets

Chicago Cubs' Dan Straily delivers a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NEW YORK (AP) — Dan Straily was well aware his first stint with the Chicago Cubs was going to be brief. After a strong stretch in the middle innings, it ended all too quickly.

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