Melky's blast extends White Sox's lead
Melky Cabrera hit a 3-run blast off reliever Diego Moreno in the 5th to extend Chicago's edge over the Yankees to 6-1. Meanwhile, John Danks has already tied a season-high with 8 K's through just 5 innings. Follow live
Giants spoiling Cole Hamels' debut
The Rangers' new ace was staked to a 2-0 lead in the first inning, and he cruised through the first six outs. But 4 San Francisco hits became 3 Giants runs in the 3rd, including Brandon Belt's 11th HR of the season. Follow live
Arenado extends Rockies' lead
Nolan Arenado's 2-run HR off Lance Lynn in the 4th gave Colorado a 3-0 edge over the Cardinals. St. Louis got one back, but Lynn was lucky to have allowed just 2 runs in the inning as he struck out Charlie Blackmon with the bases loaded to end the inning. Follow live
Conger's grand slam is Houston's first
The Astros lead MLB in home runs, but they hadn't hit one with the bases loaded until Hank Conger's 2nd HR of the night gave Houston a 7-2 lead on the Diamondbacks. Follow live
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Kershaw extends streak in dominant win
Clayton Kershaw tossed 8 scoreless innings of 2-hit ball to move his shutout streak to 37 consecutive innings as the Dodgers beat the Angels 3-1.
ICYMI: Baseball slide: Next dance craze?
Kansas City's Kendrys Morales should have been out by a mile. But he sidestepped Russell Martin -- literally -- to score on an unconventional "slide" on Friday.
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No home run for you
Avisail Garcia robbed Didi Gregorius of a 3-run HR in the 3rd, although a run did score on a play. The White Sox lead the Yankees 2-1 in the 4th. Follow live
Debut set for Rangers' Cole Hamels
Fresh off a no-hitter, Hamels' first start in Texas comes tonight against the reigning World Series champion Giants. The lefty is trying to help dig the Rangers out of a seven-game deficit in the AL West. Follow live
Hamilton steals 2 more bases
Billy Hamilton has swiped his 50th and 51st bases of the season tonight, making him the first Cincinnati player with consecutive 50-steal seasons since Eric Davis in 1986-87. The Reds and Pirates are tied in the 4th after Jung Ho Kang evened the score with a solo homer. Follow live