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Odor’s RBI single in 10th lifts Rangers past A’s

Texas Rangers' Shin-Soo Choo hits a three-run home run to tie the game against the Oakland Athletics in the eighth inning of a baseball game Saturday, May 2, 2015, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Mike Stone)

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Shin-Soo Choo hit a tying three-run homer in the seventh inning and scored the winning run in the 10th to lift the Texas Rangers to an 8-7 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Saturday night.

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Archer, Rays beaten 4-0 by Orioles

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Baltimore manager Buck Showalter said during his pregame talk that Tampa Bay pitcher Chris Archer can turn “hot into cold.”

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Astros win 9th in row, McHugh gets HR help to beat Mariners

Houston Astros mascot Orbit celebrates the 11-4 win over the Seattle Mariners after a baseball game Saturday May 2, 2015, in Houston. (AP Photo/Bob Levey)

HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Astros have gotten off to the best start in AL behind their pitching.

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Back-to-back wins elusive for Braves, lose 8-4 to Reds

Cincinnati Reds' Zack Cozart is out at second as Atlanta Braves shortstop Andrelton Simmons makes the throw to first in the seventh inning of a baseball game Saturday, May 2, 2015 in Atlanta. The Reds won 8-4. (AP Photo/Kevin Liles)

ATLANTA (AP) — The Braves lost a chance for rare back-to-back victories, and A.J. Pierzynski lost a season-long hitting streak.

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Price throws 5-hitter as Tigers top Royals 2-1

Detroit Tigers starting pitcher David Price delivers to a Kansas City Royals batter during the first inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Saturday, May 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — David Price took a shutout into the ninth inning before finishing with a five-hitter as the Detroit Tigers beat the Kansas City Royals 2-1 Saturday night.

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