• Pittsburgh Pirates' Starling Marte (6) celebrates with teammate Neil Walker (18) after a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds, Friday, July 31, 2015, in Cincinnati. The Pirates won 5-4. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

    McCutchen homers, Pirates’ bullpen holds a 5-4 win over Reds

    CINCINNATI (AP) — With a perfect throw and a jarring dive, left fielder Starling Marte saved the Pirates’ rebuilt bullpen.

  • San Diego Padres' Yonder Alonso (23) draws a walk with the bases loaded to score Will Venable in the eleventh inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Friday, July 31, 2015, in Miami. The Padres defeated the Marlins 8-3 in eleven innings. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

    Base-loaded walks lift Padres over Marlins 8-3

    MIAMI (AP) — A.J. Ramos forced home the tiebreaking run with a bases-loaded, four-pitch walk in the 11th inning, Jedd Gyorko added a two-run single and the San Diego Padres beat the Miami Marlins 8-3 Friday night.

  • Parker leads LA Sparks to 88-77 win over Chicago Sky

    ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Candace Parker scored 31 points and all five starters reached double figures to lead the Los Angeles Sparks to their first road win of the season, 88-77 over the Chicago Sky on Friday night.

    Updated: 9:18 pm

  • Texas Rangers' Elvis Andrus, left, congratulates Adrian Beltre, right, on his two run home run that scored Andrus in the first inning of a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants Friday, July 31, 2015, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

    Early homers for Rangers in 6-3 win over Giants, Bumgarner

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Elvis Andrus and Adrian Beltre homered as the Rangers beat San Francisco 6-3 Friday night in the Giants’ first visit since clinching the 2010 World Series in Texas.

  • Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Wei-Yin Chen, of Taiwan, throws to the Detroit Tigers in the first inning of a baseball game, Friday, July 31, 2015, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

    Jones, Machado HRs rally Orioles past Tigers 8-7

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Adam Jones and Manny Machado homered, and the Baltimore Orioles rallied from a six-run deficit to beat the trade-ravaged Detroit Tigers 8-7 Friday night.

  • Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Johnny Cueto works against the Toronto Blue Jays during the fifth inning of a baseball game, Friday, July 31, 2015 in Toronto. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Donaldson drives in winning run, Jays beat Royals 7-6 in 11

    TORONTO (AP) — Josh Donaldson singled home Troy Tulowitzki in the 11th inning and the new-look Toronto Blue Jays rallied to beat Kansas City 7-6 on Friday night as Johnny Cueto failed to get a decision in his Royals’ debut.

  • Mystics win 5th straight, 88-53 over Stars

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Kia Vaughn scored all 15 of her points in a decisive first half, Stefanie Dolson had 14 and the Washington Mystics beat the San Antonio Stars 88-53 on Friday night for the their fifth straight win.

  • Minnesota Lynx guard Lindsay Whalen, left, grabs the ball against Atlanta Dream guard Angel McCoughtry, right, during the first half of a WNBA basketball game, Friday, July 31, 2015, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Stacy Bengs)

    Moore leads Minnesota Lynx past Atlanta Dream, 86-70

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Maya Moore scored 21 points, the 10th straight game the All-Star MVP has had at least 20 points, and grabbed 10 rebounds to help the fast-starting Minnesota Lynx cruise to an 86-70 victory over the Atlanta Dream on Friday night.

  • Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Freddy Galvis, left, leaps up for the ball as umpire Tripp Gibson, right, looks on during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Friday, July 31, 2015, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola)

    Brown, Howard lead Phillies over Braves 9-3

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Domonic Brown hit a two-run homer and Ryan Howard drove in four runs, helping David Buchanan and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Atlanta Braves 9-3 Friday night.

    Updated: 8:25 pm

  • New York Jets wide receiver Devin Smith (84) runs after making a catch at NFL football training camp, Thursday, July 30, 2015, in Florham Park, N.J. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

    Jets rookie Devin Smith breaks ribs, to miss most of camp

    FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — New York Jets rookie wide receiver Devin Smith will miss the majority of the remainder of training camp after breaking some ribs during practice at training camp.