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Mets look to tame Buehler in finale vs. Dodgers

The New York Mets won a must-win game Saturday night against an ace-caliber pitcher. The Mets will look to earn a series win and at least tread water in the National League wild-card race when they host the Los Angeles Dodgers in the finale of a three…

Sheffield seeks breakthrough win as M’s host White Sox

Justus Sheffield seems to get increasingly closer to his first major league victory with every start. The Seattle Mariners’ rookie left-hander is 0-1 through four starts this season, but has allowed just one run in 11 innings over his past two starts entering Sunday afternoon’s matchup with

Surging A’s go for sweep of Rangers

Left-hander Sean Manaea will make his third start since returning from shoulder surgery when the Oakland Athletics go for a sweep of their three-game series with the Texas Rangers on Sunday afternoon in Arlington, Texas. Manaea (1-0, 0.75 ERA) went 12…

Hiura, Brewers look for more vs. Cardinals

The Milwaukee Brewers got a key offensive weapon back during their crucial weekend series against the host St. Louis Cardinals. Rookie second baseman Keston Hiura returned as a pinch hitter Saturday night after missing two weeks with a hamstring strai…

Orioles, Tigers battling to avoid worst record

The Baltimore Orioles will leave Detroit after a four-game series with one consolation — they won’t have the worst record in baseball. The Orioles suffered their 100th loss of the season on Saturday when Detroit’s John Hicks hit a 12th-inning grand slam for an 8-4 Tigers victory. Baltimore

Twins look to close in on AL Central title vs. Indians

The Cleveland Indians’ aspirations of winning their fourth consecutive American League Central title were dealt a significant blow after a doubleheader sweep at the hands of the Minnesota Twins on Saturday. The Indians (86-63) aim to avert a potential knockout blow on Sunday afternoon against the