Major League Baseball


Published on August 13 2012 7:41 am
Last Updated on August 13 2012 7:46 am
Written by Millie Lange

American League

Jeff Keppinger's go-ahead RBI groundout highlighted a four-run top of the 10th inning  and helped the Tampa Bay Rays win their sixth straight contest, a 7-3 triumph over the  Minnesota Twins in the finale of  a three-game set. Kyle Farnsworth (1-3) fired a scoreless ninth to pick up the win and Fernando Rodney picked up the final out in the 10th to notch his 36th save of the year.

Elsewhere in the AL:
Boston Red Sox 14, Cleveland Indians 1
Toronto Blue Jays 10, New York Yankees 7
Baltimore Orioles 5, Kansas City Royals 3
Chicago White Sox 7, Oakland Athletics 3
Texas Rangers 8, Detroit Tigers 3
Seattle Mariners 4, LA Angels of Anaheim 1

National League
Juan  Pierre beat out an infield hit in the bottom of the 11th inning and the Philadelphia Phillies escaped with an 8-7 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals in the finale of a three-game series at Citizens Bank Park. Chase  Utley stroked a two-un triple and Ryan Howard dded a solo shot for the Phillies, who have won nine of their last 13 home games.

Elsewhere in the NL:
Los Angeles Dodgers 5, Miami Marlins 0
Pittsburgh Pirates 11, San Diego Padres 5
Milwaukee Brewers 5, Houston Astros 3
Cincinnati Reds 3, Chicago Cubs 0
San Francisco Giants 9, Colorado Rockies 6
Arizona Diamondbacks 7, Washington Nationals 4
New York Mets 6, Atlanta Braves 5

National League
Los Angeles at Pittsburgh, 6:05 PM
San Diego at Atlanta, 67:10 PM
Philadelphia at Miami, 67:10 PM
Houston at Chicago Cubs, 7:05 PM
Milwaukee at Colorado, 7:40 PM
Washington at San Francisco, 9:15 PM

American League
Texas at NY Yankees, 6:05 PM
Chicago WSox at Toronto, 6:07
Detroit at Minnesota, 7:10 PM
Cleveland at LA Angels, 9:05 PM
Tampa Bay at Seattle, 9:10 PM