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Kyle Farmer’s pinch-hit, two-run dou­ble in the 11th in­ning gave the Dodgers a 3-2 vic­tory over the Giants . ... Corey Dick­er­son hit a go-ahead, two-run sin­gle in a three-run third, and the Rays’ bullpen al­lowed one hit over five score­less in­nings to snap the Yan­kees’ six-game win streak in a 5-3 de­ci­sion. … Justin Ver­lan­der pitched six score­less in­nings in what could be his last start with the Tigers, beat­ing the Astros 13-1. The sub­ject of trade ru­mors since last win­ter, Ver­lan­der re­ceived a long stand­ing ova­tion from the crowd in Detroit when he walked off the mound af­ter the sixth in­ning. … Rookie Luis Castillo pitched a ca­reerbest eight in­nings, Tucker Barn­hart drove in three runs and the Reds ended a six-game skid, beat­ing the Mar­lins 6-4. … Freddy Galvis hit a bases-loaded sin­gle to right field in the ninth in­ning to give the Phillies a 2-1 vic­tory over the Braves .… Alex Gor­don’s two-run triple capped a four-run eighth in­ning, and the Roy­als ral­lied for a 5-3 vic­tory over the Red Sox, a day af­ter their sea­son-high, nine-game win­ning streak was snapped. … Matt David­son hit a two-run homer in the bot­tom of the ninth, and the White Sox snapped a seven-game home los­ing streak with a 3-1 win over the Indians. … Vic­tor Cara­tini hit the first home run of his ca­reer, a solo shot that broke a tie in the sev­enth and backed John Lackey’s solid six-in­ning start to help the Cubs beat the Brewers 4-2. … Lance Lynn threw six strong in­nings and Jose Martinez home­red and drove in three runs as the Car­di­nals beat the Diamondbacks 3-2. … Adrian Bel­tre dou­bled for his 3,000th ca­reer hit, reach­ing the mile­stone in the Rangers’ 10-6 loss to the Ori­oles. … Yon­der Alonso home­red in the bot­tom of the 12th in­ning, lift­ing the Ath­let­ics to a 6-5 vic­tory over the Twins. … James Pax­ton tossed six score­less in­nings, be­com­ing the first Mariners pitcher to win six games in a sin­gle month and pac­ing Seat­tle to a 9-1 win over the Mets. … An­drew McCutchen hit three home runs for the third time in his ca­reer, lift­ing the Pi­rates to a 7-1 win over the Padres.

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