Marlins Rally Again To Beat Reeling Mets 2-1

MIAMI (AP) — Juan Pierre scored standing up on a wild pitch with none out in the ninth, and the Miami Marlins came from behind in the final inning for the second consecutive game to beat the reeling New

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Encarnacion Homers As Jays beat Red Sox

TORONTO (AP) — Edwin Encarnacion hit an upper-deck homer in the fifth inning, then connected for a go-ahead home run in the seventh that sent the Toronto Blue Jays over the Boston Red Sox 9-7 on Tuesday night. The


Holliday, Garcia Lead Cards To Win Over Reds

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Matt Holliday hit a two-run homer, Jaime Garcia continued his mastery of Cincinnati with eight strong innings and the St. Louis Cardinals snapped a three-game losing streak with a 2-1 win over the Reds on


Shields Leads Royals To 8-2 Win Over Rays

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — James Shields made a stellar first start against his former team, and Mike Moustakas hit a two-run homer to spur the Kansas City Royals to an 8-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on


Darvish Gets Boost From Bats, Texas Tops Sox

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Yu Darvish overcame a shaky start for his fifth victory in April and the Texas Rangers backed him with plenty of big hits Tuesday night in a 10-6 win over the Chicago White Sox. Darvish


Quentin Drives In 3 Runs As Padres Beat Cubs

CHICAGO (AP) — Carlos Quentin homered and drove in three runs and the San Diego Padres battered Cubs starter Edwin Jackson in a 13-7 win over Chicago on Tuesday night. Edinson Volquez (2-3) was good enough to beat the


Weeks Powers Brewers Past Pirates again, 12-8

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Rickie Weeks hit a three-run homer and had five RBIs to lead the Milwaukee Brewers over the Pittsburgh Pirates 12-8 on Tuesday. Weeks finished with three hits for the Brewers, who won their ninth straight against


Sandoval’s 2-Run HR Leads Giants Past D’Backs

PHOENIX (AP) — Pablo Sandoval hit a two-run homer with one out in the top of the ninth inning and the San Francisco Giants rallied to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 2-1 on Tuesday night. Arizona starter Trevor Cahill left


Mariano Rivera To Write Autobiography

NEW YORK (AP) — Mariano Rivera is writing an autobiography. No word on whether he’ll open with the final chapter. Little, Brown and Co. said Monday it will publish “The Closer” next spring in English, Spanish and audio editions.


Youkilis Out Of Yanks’ Lineup Again

NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Youkilis is out of the New York Yankees’ lineup for the eighth time in nine games because of a bad back and he could be headed to the disabled list. Youkilis had an MRI