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Mike Trout makes history with 20th home run

“It means a lot, just to have your name with the all-time greats,” said Trout, who will turn 26 on Monday. “Obviously I don’t think about this stuff until it happens. It’s pretty special to…


Curtis Granderson lifts Mets over Rockies

“It was the same pitch he’d thrown me in the previous two at-bats,” Granderson said. “It was nothing that he did, I was able to make a little different pass at it than on the…


Pirates activate Gregory Polanco from DL

Polanco had been sidelined since July 22 due to a strained left hamstring. The Pirates went 2-7 in his absence, falling from a game above .500 — and two games out of the National League…


Yadier Molina hits 2 HRs; Cards beat Brewers

The Cardinals needed the two blasts and a two-run double by Kolten Wong to help hold off the Brewers’ late offensive push. Hernan Perez’s RBI single chased Weaver in the seventh, and Jesus Aguilar pulled…


Indians-Red Sox finale postponed by rain

In a matchup of the 2016 American League Division Series, Boston’s Rick Porcello (4-14, 4.55 ERA) was scheduled to face Trevor Bauer (9-8, 5.25 ERA) of the Indians. The rainout cuts short the first series…



Josh Donaldson homers in 3rd straight game

According to Statcastâ„¢, Donaldson’s solo homer in the top of the ninth was projected to travel 438 feet. His solo home run the night before was projected to travel 441 feet, which gave Donaldson his…



Miguel Montero leaves game with injury

“The comebacker, the one that came off of Happ, that’s what it was,” Blue Jays manager John Gibbons said. “We’ll see. Day to day.” Russell Martin entered the game as a defensive replacement in the…


J.A. Happ leads Blue Jays over White Sox

CHICAGO — J.A. Happ set a season-high 10 strikeouts and put together his best start in almost a month to bolster the Blue Jays to a 5-1 win and series victory over the White Sox…