Braves move to brink of division title, beat…

Atlanta Braves move to brink of division title, beat Philadelphia Phillies 6-5

Astros top Angels 11-3, clinch a postseason berth

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Gurriel homers twice as Astros punch playoff…

Gurriel homers twice, drives in 7 as Astros clinch playoff berth by beating Angels 11-3

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Cubs SS Russell placed on leave before loss to White Sox

Cubs SS Addison Russell placed on leave before 10-4 loss to White Sox

Helping Cy shot, deGrom drops ERA to 1.77; Mets…

Jacob deGrom turned in a record 23rd consecutive quality start, lowered his ERA to 1.77 and boosted his record to .500 as he bids to earn the NL Cy Young Award, allowing one run in seven innings to help the New York Mets beat the Washington Nationals 4-2

Cubs' Russell placed on leave after domestic…

Chicago Cubs SS Addison Russell placed on leave after domestic violence claims

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Royals beat Tigers 4-3, stop 5-game slide

Ian Kennedy pitches into 8th inning as Kansas City Royals top Detroit Tigers 4-3

Meadows drives in 3, Rays stay alive by routing Jays 11-3

Meadows drives in 3, Rays stay alive in hunt for second AL wild card by routing Blue Jays 11-3

Texas Rangers fire Banister after consecutive…

The Texas Rangers have fired manager Jeff Banister before the end of what will be the team's first consecutive losing seasons in 10 years

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King returns to SoCal roots with ownership stake…

Billie Jean King has gone back to her roots in becoming part of the Los Angeles Dodgers' ownership group

Galloway hits walk-off double in 10th, Marlins beat Reds 1-0

Pinch-hitter Isaac Galloway smacked an opposite-field double in the 10th inning to score Brian Anderson and give the Miami Marlins a 1-0 victory over the Cincinnati Reds

Red Sox clinch 3rd straight AL East title with…

Mookie Betts and the Boston Red Sox won their third consecutive AL East championship, clinching on enemy turf with an 11-6 victory over the rival New York Yankees

Busy day lands Angels' Arcia in baseball record books

Angels catcher Francisco Arcia began the day behind the plate, did a brief stint on the mound and ended up in the record books.

LEADING OFF: Trevor Bauer back on bump for…

LEADING OFF: Trevor Bauer returns to the mound for AL Central champion Cleveland when the Indians host Boston in a potential playoff preview

Voit gives Yankees pair of home run records on 1…

Luke Voit and the New York Yankees have set two home run records with one swing of the bat

Davidson's 11th-inning single sends Sox past Indians 5-4

Matt Davidson hit a run-scoring single with two out in the 11th inning to lift the White Sox to a 5-4 win over the Cleveland Indians on Thursday night, Chicago's first victory at Progressive Field this season

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Lobaton's sacrifice fly lifts Mets past Nationals in 12

Jose Lobaton hit a go-ahead sacrifice fly against his former team in the 12th inning and the New York Mets beat the Washington Nationals 5-4

Justin Smoak lifts Blue Jays past Rays with…

Justin Smoak homered with two outs in the ninth inning to give the Toronto Blue Jays a 9-8 victory over Tampa Bay, dealing a blow to the Rays' wild-card playoff hopes