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Kansas City’s Escobar scratched against Astros

HOUSTON (AP) — Kansas City shortstop Alcides Escobar has been scratched from the Royals game against the Houston Astros with a finger injury.

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Here Mavs go again, pursuing big names in free agency

DALLAS (AP) — Dirk Nowitzki is getting to know this drill pretty well: depleted Dallas roster, big names in free agency, no idea how the starting lineup will look in four months.

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Yankees offense quiet in 3-1 loss to Astros

New York Yankees center fielder Brett Gardner chases an RBI-triple hit by Houston Astros' Evan Gattis during the seventh inning of a baseball game Sunday, June 28, 2015, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

HOUSTON (AP) — Yankees starter Michael Pineda couldn’t appreciate how much better he pitched on Sunday against the Houston Astros than he did in his previous start since the end result was the same.

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Donaldson homers, Blue Jays beat Rangers 3-2

Toronto Blue Jays' Josh Donaldson hits a solo home run during fourth-inning baseball game action against the Texas Rangers in Toronto on Sunday, June 28, 2015. (Darren Calabrese/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

TORONTO (AP) — Josh Donaldson woke up a slumbering offense with a homer and the Blue Jays produced just enough at the plate for a one-run win.

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Oberholtzer struggles as Astros fall to Yankees 9-6

Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve (27) talks with starting pitcher Brett Oberholtzer (39) during the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, June 27, 2015, in Houston. The Yankees scored four runs on a Brian McCann grand slam in the inning. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

HOUSTON (AP) — Brett Oberholtzer had a tough day on Saturday, lost his cool and it ended with a demotion to Triple-A.

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