Melky Cabrera homered and had four RBIs, Matt Davidson went deep and Avisail Garcia drove in three runs to lead the Chicago White Sox over the Detroit Tigers 8-2 after the first game of their doubleheader was postponed because of rain.
Jake Lamb homered in the fourth and hit an RBI double in a two-run 10th inning, and the Arizona Diamondbacks extended their winning streak to five games with a 4-2 win Friday night over the Milwaukee Brewers.
Sean Manaea pitched seven shutout innings, Jed Lowrie and Khris Davis had two-out, run-scoring hits off Tyler Clippard and Stephen Vogt added a two-run homer against Jonathan Holder as the A's held on for a 4-1 win over the Yankees.
Masahiro Tanaka struck out a career-high 13 to rebound from the worst stretch of his major league career but wound up a hard-luck loser when reliever Tyler Clippard's wild pickoff throw sparked a two-run eighth inning in Oakland's 4-1 win over the Yankees.
Rookie Antonio Senzatela threw eight sharp innings to grab a share of the major league lead in wins, Charlie Blackmon had a homer and run-scoring single as part of an eight-run eighth and the Colorado Rockies beat the St. Louis Cardinals 10-0.
The Chicago Cubs kept it classy on their way to open a road trip in Los Angeles, with the World Series champions dressing as characters from the Will Ferrell comedy "Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy.''.
New Fresno Grizzlies pitcher Francis Martes projects as a potential ace in the major leagues. He is the Houston Astros top prospect and made his Triple-A debut April 10, 2017 during a start against the Reno Aces at Chukchansi Park. Grizzlies coach Tony DeFrancesco and pitching coach Dyar Miller, as well as Martes, give their assessment how one of baseball's top prospects performed. -Bryant-Jon Anteola, The Fresno Bee
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