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Can Dodgers silence Braves' bats?

Dodgers pitching took a big hit on Sunday against the Padres, underscoring their need for starting pitching help. Will Brett Anderson provide some of that tonight?

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Five key things to watch this week

The Yankees are sliding, Josh Hamilton is returning, and Michael Wacha is in some elite company.

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Kernels: Aces Wild

Highlighting the most notable pitching performances in MLB over the past week.


Peralta, Cardinals walk off in 10th

Jhonny Peralta homered to left for his 4th career walk-off HR to give St. Louis a 3-2 win over the Diamondbacks. The Cardinals improved to 16-5 at home with the win. Box score


Hamilton hitless in return to Texas

Josh Hamilton (0-for-3) worked off the rust in his first game back with the Rangers, but Prince Fielder helped power Texas past the Indians, 10-8, for its sixth straight win.


Stanton bashes 13th HR

After making an acrobatic catch to save a run and end the second inning, Marlins RF Giancarlo Stanton homered to right field to cut into the Pirates' lead. Stanton is 2-for-2 with 2 RBIs. Follow live

Rangers edge Indians 10-8 in slugfest

Josh Hamilton went 0-for-3 in his first action of the season, but Texas had plenty of offense, with Prince Fielder and Elvis Andrus each homering and driving in 3 runs. Texas won its 6th straight, while Cleveland’s 6-game win streak was snapped. Box score

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Pirates grab 3-1 lead on Cervelli smash

Marlins SP David Phelps gave up his first home run this season on a three-run shot to Pirates C Francisco Cervelli in the second inning, surrendering Miami's 1-0 lead. Follow live

Oakland's Hahn tosses 4-hit shutout

Jesse Hahn struck out 5 and issued 1 walk in his first career complete game to lead the Athletics to a 4-0 win over the Tigers. Oakland tallied all of its runs in the 6th inning. Box score


Blue Jays jump on Noesi early

Toronto has a 4-0 lead in the first inning against Hector Noesi and the White Sox after Chris Colabello plated two runs with a single and Justin Smoak hit a two-run shot in the next at-bat. Follow live

D-backs, Cardinals headed to extras

Reliever J.C. Ramirez came in with no outs and runners on first and second in a tie game in the bottom of the 9th. No problem, as Ramirez struck out the side to extend the game. Follow live

M's make Odorizzi work to start series

Rays starter Jake Odorizzi needed 23 pitches to get the first out, but not before Robinson Cano and Nelson Cruz hit RBI singles to give the Mariners a 2-0 lead in the first inning.

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On this date in 1935, Babe Ruth: 4-for-4, 3 HR for Boston Braves, including his 714th HR. It was his 14th/final 4-for-4 or 5-for-5 game

Cleveland errors lead to Rangers runs

Cleveland claimed a 1-run lead in the bottom of the 6th, but throwing errors by Marc Rzepczynski and Zach McAllister helped extend a Texas rally, and the Rangers put 2 runs on the board before the stretch to claim a 9-8 lead. Follow live

Giants rally, Brewers drop 3rd straight

Khris Davis hit a pair of home runs -- including one that he was originally called out on for missing home plate -- and Ryan Braun smashed a 465-foot homer, but it was the Giants who got the last laugh with a 7-run 6th inning.