MLB: Detroit 4, Chicago White Sox 2DETROIT, July 20 (UPI) — Justin Verlander gave up four hits and struck out six over eight innings Friday to propel the Detroit Tigers past the Chicago
White Sox 4-2.
MLB: Cincinnati 3, Milwaukee 1 CINCINNATI, July 20 (UPI) — Solo homers from Zack Cozart, Jay Bruce and Scott Rolen Friday were enough to give the Cincinnati Reds a 3-1 victory over Milwaukee.
MLB: Arizona 13, Houston 8 PHOENIX, July 21 (UPI) — Justin Upton hit a two-run homer and his bases-loaded walk in the fifth touched off a five-run inning that lifted Arizona to a 13-8 win over Houston.
MLB: Oakland 3, New York Yankees 2 OAKLAND, Calif., July 21 (UPI) — Brandon Moss singled home Yoenis Cespedes in the ninth inning Friday to lift the Oakland A’s over the New York Yankees 3-2.
MLB: San Diego 9, Colorado 5 SAN DIEGO, July 21 (UPI) — A two-run homer by Yasmani Grandal put San Diego in front for good Friday and the Padres went on to defeat Colorado 9-5.
MLB: Los Angeles Angels 6, Texas 1 ANAHEIM, Calif., July 21 (UPI) — Jered Weaver gave up a single run over seven innings to win his sixth straight start Friday, carrying the Los Angeles Angels to a 6-1 win over Texas.
MLB: Tampa Bay 4, Seattle 3 (14 innings) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., July 21 (UPI) — A one-out double by Ben Zobrist brought home Carlos Pena in the 14th inning Friday to give the Tampa Bay Rays a 4-3 victory over Seattle.
MLB: Minnesota 2, Kansas City 1 (11 inn.) KANSAS CITY, Mo., July 20 (UPI) — Josh Willingham singled in Joe Mauer from second with nobody out in the 11th inning Friday, giving the Minnesota Twins a 2-1 win over Kansas City.
MLB: Atlanta 11, Washington 10 (11 inn.) WASHINGTON, July 20 (UPI) — An 11th-inning infield single by Paul Janish drove in Dan Uggla Friday, finishing off a night of comebacks and giving Atlanta an 11-10 win over Washington.
MLB: St. Louis 4, Chicago Cubs 1 ST. LOUIS, July 20 (UPI) — Kyle Lohse allowed a lone run and over seven innings Friday and the St. Louis Cardinals jumped in front early on their way to a 4-1 win over the Chicago Cubs.
MLB: Los Angeles Dodgers 7, N.Y. Mets 6 NEW YORK, July 20 (UPI) — Home runs by Matt Kemp and Luis Cruz lifted Los Angeles to an early four-run cushion Friday and the Dodgers held on to defeat the New York Mets 7-6.
MLB: Baltimore 10, Cleveland 2 CLEVELAND, July 20 (UPI) — Ryan Flaherty finished off a six-run third inning with a three-run homer Friday, launching the Baltimore Orioles to a 10-2 smashing of Cleveland.
MLB: Pittsburgh 4, Miami 3 PITTSBURGH, July 20 (UPI) — Neil Walker hit a tiebreaking home run in the fifth Friday to finish off the scoring and bring the Pittsburgh Pirates a 4-3 victory over Miami.
MLB: Toronto 6, Boston 1 BOSTON, July 20 (UPI) — Aaron Laffey threw seven shutout innings Friday and the Toronto Blue Jays snapped a three-game losing streak, downing Boston 6-1.