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Los Angeles Dodgers' Cody Bellinger, right, gestures after taking second base on his RBI double as Washington Nationals' Trea Turner kneels on the field during the sixth inning of a baseball game, Sunday, April 22, 2018, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
April 22, 2018 - 11:41 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cody Bellinger followed Yasmani Grandal's two-run double with a tying RBI double in the sixth, and Corey Seager drove in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning of the Los Angeles Dodgers' sixth win in seven games, 4-3 over the Washington Nationals on Sunday night. Alex Wood...
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San Francisco Giants' Brandon Belt, right, reacts after hitting a foul ball during the first inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels in Anaheim, Calif., Sunday, April 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
April 22, 2018 - 8:21 pm
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Brandon Belt hung in for an epic 21-pitch at-bat before flying out, but later homered to lead Johnny Cueto and the San Francisco Giants over the Los Angeles Angels 4-2 on Sunday. Belt fouled off 11 straight pitches from rookie right-hander Jaime Barria in the first inning in...
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Chicago Cubs' Kris Bryant reacts after taking a pitch to the batting helmet from Colorado Rockies starter German Marquez in the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 22, 2018, in Denver. Bryant was pulled from the game after getting hit. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
April 22, 2018 - 7:50 pm
A look at what's happening around the majors Monday: ___ START HIM UP Prized Dodgers prospect Walker Buehler makes his first big league start, taking on visiting Miami. The 23-year-old righty reached the majors last September and had a 7.71 ERA in eight relief appearances. Buehler was a first-round...
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Fans stay dry under a deck in the stands during a rain delay in the start of baseball game against the New York Mets at the Atlanta Braves SunTrust Park Sunday, April 22, 2018, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Amis)
April 22, 2018 - 4:31 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Major League Baseball had its 26th postponement of the season when the New York Mets and Atlanta Braves were washed out Sunday, the most related to weather through April since the commissioner's officer started keeping records in 1986. There were also 26 postponements through April...
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New York Yankees' Gleyber Torres warms-up before the game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium Sunday, April 22, 2018 in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
April 22, 2018 - 2:40 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — With prized prospect Gleyber Torres on board, the New York Yankees are going young. After getting called up from the minors, Torres made his highly anticipated major league debut Sunday against Toronto. The 21-year-old infielder was at second base, batting eighth in a Yankees lineup...
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This is a 2018 photo of Danny Farquhar of the Chicago White Sox baseball team. White Sox reliever Farquhar suffered a brain hemorrhage during a game and is in stable but critical condition. Farquhar passed out in the dugout in the sixth inning Friday, April 20, 2018, and was helped by team medical personnel and on-site EMTs. He regained consciousness before he was taken to a hospital by ambulance. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
April 22, 2018 - 3:02 am
A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ FARQUHAR STATUS The Chicago White Sox will continue to monitor pitcher Danny Farquhar, who was hospitalized in stable but critical condition after suffering a brain hemorrhage. The reliever fell ill Friday night in the dugout after pitching...
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Los Angeles Angels' Albert Pujols watches his two-run home run against the San Francisco Giants during the sixth inning of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Saturday, April 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
April 22, 2018 - 2:54 am
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — It took a milestone hit by Albert Pujols to give the Los Angeles Angels their first lead of the week. Pujols drove a go-ahead, two-run homer into the seats in right-center in the sixth inning for career hit No. 2,992 and the Angels beat the San Francisco Giants 4-3 on...
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Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Sean Manaea, right, celebrates with catcher Jonathan Lucroy after pitching a no-hitter against the Boston Red Sox during a baseball game in Oakland, Calif., Saturday, April 21, 2018. The A's won 3-0. (AP Photo/John Hefti)
April 22, 2018 - 1:56 am
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Sean Manaea might've been the only person at the Oakland Coliseum who didn't realize he was still working on a no-hitter. After a dropped popup in the fifth inning, the Athletics lefty figured it was over. "I didn't even think about it until I looked up in the seventh or...
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Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu, of South Korea, throws against the Washington Nationals during the fourth inning of a baseball game Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
April 21, 2018 - 11:57 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Joc Pederson, Kike Hernandez and Cody Bellinger all homered, and Hyun-Jin Ryu pitched seven innings of two-hit ball as the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Washington Nationals 4-0 Saturday night. Ryu (3-0) struck out eight and walked two, Tony Cingrani pitched the eighth and Kenley...
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Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Sean Manaea throws to a Boston Red Sox batter during the first inning of a baseball game in Oakland, Calif., Saturday, April 21, 2018. (AP Photo/John Hefti)
April 21, 2018 - 11:04 pm
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Athletics left-hander Sean Manaea is pitching a no-hitter through seven innings against the Boston Red Sox. Manaea has struck out eight, walked one and thrown 84 pitches against the hard-hitting Red Sox. Boston looked as if it had a hit with two outs in the sixth at the...
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