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Harvey, banged-up Mets hold off Marlins 7-6 for 8th straight

New York Mets starter Matt Harvey (33) pitches against the Miami Marlins in the first inning of a baseball game at Citi Field on Sunday, April 19, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

NEW YORK (AP) — Matt Harvey won his third straight start to begin his comeback season and the banged-up New York Mets, despite losing two important players to injuries, held off the Miami Marlins 7-6 Sunday for their eighth consecutive victory.

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Plate umpire Paul Emmel leaves game; fill-in ejects Ortiz

BOSTON (AP) — The game between Baltimore and Boston was delayed for a few minutes in the middle of the fourth inning Sunday because home plate umpire Paul Emmel left the field for an undisclosed reason.

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Bryant pleased to rebound from 1st error with Cubs win

Chicago Cubs' Kris Bryant watches his RBI single during the fifth inning of an MLB baseball game against the San Diego Padres Saturday, April 18, 2015, in Chicago. Bryant's single was his first major league hit. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)

CHICAGO (AP) — Kris Bryant was pleased to rebound from his first major league error with a good day at the plate and a Chicago Cubs’ win.

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Padres manager Bud Black ejected against Cubs

CHICAGO (AP) — San Diego Padres manager Bud Black has been ejected by plate umpire James Hoye in the second inning of a game against t the Chicago Cubs.

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Cubs promote reliever Gonzalez Germen

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs have promoted right-hander reliever Gonzalez Germen from Triple-A Iowa and optioned outfielder Matt Szczur to Iowa on Sunday.

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