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Roark, Ramos lead Nationals past Cubs 2-1

Washington Nationals catcher Wilson Ramos (40) heads to the dugout after hitting a solo home-run against the Chicago Cubs during the sixth inning of a baseball game Monday, May 25, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

CHICAGO (AP) — Wilson Ramos hit a tiebreaking homer in the sixth, Tanner Roark pitched five effective innings and the Washington Nationals beat the Chicago Cubs 2-1 on Monday.

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Reds lost 9th straight, Arenado leads Rockies to 5-4 win

Colorado Rockies' third baseman Nolan Arenado (28) is congratulated by teammates following a solo home run off Cincinnati Reds' starting pitcher Jason Marquis (31) during the fourth inning of their baseball game Monday, May 25, 2015,  in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Gary Landers)

CINCINNATI (AP) — Nolan Arenado’s big games back-to-back have the Colorado Rockies feeling like they’re finally getting their act together.

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NFL player Ray McDonald arrested in domestic violence case

This Nov. 23, 2014,  file photo shows San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Ray McDonald (91) on the bench during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game in Santa Clara, Calif. Police say Chicago Bears defensive end McDonald has been accused of domestic violence in Northern California, the latest arrest for the former San Francisco 49er. McDonald was taken into custody Monday, May 25,  2015, on suspicion of domestic violence and child endangerment. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar, File)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Chicago Bears have released defensive end Ray McDonald following a domestic violence arrest in Northern California that police say stemmed from him assaulting a woman who was holding a baby.

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Gardner, Yankees rough up Guthrie, Royals 14-1

New York Yankees left fielder Brett Gardner (11) connects for a three-run home run against the Kansas City Royals during the first inning of a baseball game, Monday, May 25, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

NEW YORK (AP) — Brett Gardner, Brian McCann and Chase Headley homered during an eight-run first inning and the New York Yankees quickly erased the memory of a lost weekend, romping past the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals 14-1 Monday to end a six-game skid.

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Flores, Colon lead Mets over Phillies 6-3

New York Mets' Wilmer Flores (4) points his finger in the air to celebrate his three-run home run off of Philadelphia Phillies' Julio De la Cruz in the sixth inning of a baseball game at Citi Field on Monday, May 25, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

NEW YORK (AP) — Wilmer Flores hit a tiebreaking three-run homer off Justin De Fratus in the sixth inning to help Bartolo Colon win a day after the pitcher’s 42nd birthday, and the New York Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-3 Monday to stop a three-game losing streak.

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