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Kemp’s 2 homers help Dodgers beat Braves 8-4 (Yahoo Sports)

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Matt Kemp hit a pair of two-run homers, Yasiel Puig had four hits with two runs scored and the first-place Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Atlanta Braves 8-4 Tuesday night for their fourth straight win. The Dodgers trailed twice in

Peterson says he’s got 5-year, $70 million deal (Yahoo Sports)

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Cornerback Patrick Peterson says he has reached agreement on a five-year, $70 million contract with the Arizona Cardinals, with $48 million guaranteed. Peterson revealed the terms via twitter Tuesday night. The Cardinals announced the deal a short time later, but

Liriano fans 11 in Pirates’ 3-1 win (Yahoo Sports)

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Francisco Liriano struck out a season-high 11 in seven innings to win consecutive starts for the first time this season and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the San Francisco Giants 3-1 on Tuesday night. Josh Harrison hit a leadoff home run

Gardner, Yankees snap skid with 12-11win at Texas (Yahoo Sports)

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Brett Gardner had four hits to go with a tremendous sliding catch and the New York Yankees held on for a 12-11 victory at Texas on Tuesday night in spite of J.P. Arencibia’s seven RBIs. Arencibia homered twice, including a

Orioles beat Angels 7-6 in 12 innings (Yahoo Sports)

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BALTIMORE (AP) — Manny Machado homered off Cory Rasmus leading off the 12th inning to give the Baltimore Orioles a 7-6 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday night.     

Vin Scully to return for 66th season in LA in 2015 (Yahoo Sports)

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Vin Scully is staying in the booth for the Los Angeles Dodgers. The announcement was made by in Korean, Spanish and English by players Hyun-Jin Ryu, Yasiel Puig and Justin Turner on the Dodger Stadium video board in the second

Athletics rally for 6 runs in 9th, beat Astros 7-4 (Yahoo Sports)

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HOUSTON (AP) — Slumping Brandon Moss hit a go-ahead single during a six-run rally in the ninth inning that sent the Oakland Athletics over the Houston Astros 7-4 Tuesday night.     

Alvarez, Marlins beat Nats for 6th straight win (Yahoo Sports)

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Henderson Alvarez outdueled Stephen Strasburg and the surging Miami Marlins beat the Washington Nationals 3-0 Tuesday night for their sixth straight victory. Giancarlo Stanton drove in two runs as the Marlins won for the ninth time in 10 games and

Abreu hits 31st homer, White Sox pound Tigers 11-4 (Yahoo Sports)

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DETROIT (AP) — Jose Abreu and Adam Dunn hit consecutive home runs, part of a seven-run seventh inning that sent the Chicago White Sox to an 11-4 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday night.     

Stroman again stifles Boston in Jays’ 4-2 win (Yahoo Sports)

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BOSTON (AP) — Marcus Stroman had his second solid start against Boston in five days, Colby Rasmus hit a solo homer and the Toronto Blue Bays beat the Red Sox 4-2 on Tuesday night.