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Dodgers' Kershaw next big challenge for Mets

It doesn't get any easier for the struggling New York Mets, who begin their three-game series in L.A. against Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw.

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Pitchers' duel in Los Angeles

Clayton Kershaw has allowed just 5 hits and 1 run through six innings, but Noah Syndergaard (2 H, 1 R) has been just as good, and the Mets and Dodgers are tied 1-1 heading to the 7th. Live on ESPN/WatchESPN


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Tigers expect Miguel Cabrera to go on the disabled list with a strained calf he suffered tonight. It would be the 1st DL trip of his career.

Papi unfazed by ball to the head

David Ortiz isn't the smoothest baserunner, but it doesn't help when someone's flinging a baseball at his noggin, like Jose Altuve did here.


Final: Mariners 9, Athletics 5

The Mariners combined to hit four home runs, including a team-leading 21st from Nelson Cruz, to beat the A's in Oakland. It's Seattle's third win in its last four games. Box score


McCann sends Yankees to walk-off win

Mark Teixeira's game-tying 3-run homer in the 8th sent the game to extras, where Brian McCann gave the Yankees their first walk-off win of the year with a 3-run shot in the 12th inning. The Rays have lost 6 straight.


Royals walk off, snap 4-game skid

Lorenzo Cain beat the throw home to score the winning run on pinch hitter Jarrod Dyson's grounder to first, lifting Kansas City to a 4-3 win over Minnesota in 10 innings.


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John Danks on his 7 shutout innings: "It was a fun game. It’s always more fun to win, but I needed a good game personally."

Unlikely run producer for Arizona

Cliff Pennington hadn't driven in a run since June 15, and had just 5 RBIs on the season coming into tonight. But his 6th-inning single brought home Jake Lamb and pulled the Diamondbacks even with the Rockies at 3-3. Follow live

Syndergaard settles down

Since allowing a second-inning HR to Adrian Gonzalez, Noah Syndergaard has allowed just one hit. He's retired the last six batters he's faced, and the Mets and Dodgers are tied 1-1 in the 5th. Live on ESPN/WatchESPN


Yankees walk off in 12th inning

The Yankees earned their 1st walk-off win of the season on Brian McCann's 3-run homer. New York entered the bottom of the 12th down 5-3 to the Rays before scoring 4 runs to get the win. Box score

Angels sail past Hamilton, Rangers

In their first game against Josh Hamilton since trading him to the Rangers, the Angels got big days from Kole Calhoun (4 RBIs) and Erick Aybar (5-for-5, 2 RBIs, 2 R) to earn an 8-2 victory.


Mariners put up a five-spot

A five-run 8th inning turned a 4-3 nailbiter into a 9-3 lead for the Mariners, who are looking to improve to .500 on the road heading to the bottom of the 8th in Oakland. Follow live

Final: Astros 12, Red Sox 8 (10)

Carlos Correa went 3-for-6 with a home run and 2 RBIs as the Astros beat the Red Sox in extra innings, extending their win streak to five games. Box score


Rays tally 2 in the 12th, Yanks need rally

Kevin Kiermaier and Rene Rivera recorded RBI singles in the top of the 12th to give the Rays a 5-3 advantage. Tampa Bay has dropped 5 straight games. Follow live

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KC WALKS OFF! Lorenzo Cain comes flying home on soft chopper by Jarrod Dyson to beat Twins, 3-2. It is @Royals' 1st walk-off win of season.

Astros jump in front

Houston put up four runs in the top of the 10th inning in Boston, taking a 12-8 lead over the Red Sox. The Astros are looking for their fifth consecutive win. Follow live


Cardinals drop 4th straight game

Jedd Gyorko powered the Padres to a 2-1 win over the Cardinals by homering in the 7th and knocking in the go-ahead run in the 9th.


Final: Angels 8, Rangers 2

Kole Calhoun drove in 4 runs and Erick Aybar recorded his 1st career 5-hit game as Los Angeles cruised past Texas for its 5th win in 6 games. Box score