MLB Scores & Standings

The New York Yankees continue to surge up the AL East with their fifth win in a row and the Milwaukee Brewers hit 10 past the Cincinnati Reds, winning their 4th in a row, maintaining their status as the hottest team in the National League.

Pittsburgh Pirates 4  Chicago Cubs 2: The Pirates end their four game losing streak with David Freese and Francisco Cervelli taking charge, finishing with a couple of RBIs each. Gerrit Cole did  a good job through six innings, setting up the win.

Philadelphia Phillies 2  Washington Nationals 3: The Nats send the Phillies to a 4th straight loss through an RBI double by Daniel Murphy in the 10th inning, giving his team the walk-off win. Stephen Strasburg looked terrific in 7 innings, striking out 8 while giving up 5 hits.

St. Louis Cardinals 3  New York Yankees 4: The Yankees win their fifth in a row with the first good outing from Masahiro Tanaka this season, and a couple of home runs from Starlin Castro and Austin Romine.

Pitcher with Glasses

Baltimore Orioles 6  Toronto Blue Jays 4: The Orioles maintain their lead of the AL East while sending the Blue Jays to loss number 9 this season, as they remain winless at home. The O’s hit 4 home runs, including number 3 this season for Chris Davis, who is slugging .727 so far.

Tampa Bay Rays 10  Boston Red Sox 5: Rick Porcello has a disastrous start, giving up 4 home runs, including number 3 this season for Logan Morrison. The first baseman finished with 4 RBIs, as the Rays moved back up to above .500.

Detroit Tigers 7  Cleveland Indians 6: The Indians scoring 5 runs in the 9th inning wasn’t enough, in a game that also had Terry Francona and Miguel Cabrera yelling at each other. Cabrera also hit his second home runs of the season, finishing with 3 RBIs.

Milwaukee Brewers 10  Cincinnati Reds 4: The Brewers win their 4th in a row (4-0 away from home so far) with Eric Thames hitting his third home run of the season, and some solid bullpen pitching, especially by Oliver Drake with 4 k’s in 2 innings of work.

New York Mets 2  Miami Marlins 3: The Marlins win in the 9th thanks to an RBI double by J.T. Realmuto, despite yet another home run hit by a Mets player, this time Lucas Duda, his 4th of the season.

San Diego Padres 2  Atlanta Braves 5: The Braves open their new stadium with an impressive win, getting a solid start from Julio Teheran, a home run by Ender Inciarte and Nick Markakis helping out with a couple of RBIs.

Braves Opening Night

Chicago White Sox 2  Minnesota Twins 1: The Sox win their third in a row, lifted by a 7th inning home run from Matt Davidson. David Robertson struck out 2 to close the game and pick up his second save of the season.

Los Angeles Angels 1  Kansas City Royals 7: Danny Duffy gives up only 3 hits in 7 innings to help the Royals beat the Angels, supported by home runs from Mike Moustakas and Salvador Perez. The Angels finished with just 4-for-30 at bat.

Houston Astros 7  Oakland Athletics 2: Jose Altuve had 3 hits, 2 walks and 2 runs to lead the Astros in another win on the road, Dallas Keuchel struck out 7 and Norichika Aoki hit a two-run homer.

Texas Rangers 1  Seattle Mariners 2: An impressive performance by Felix Hernandez (7.1 innings, 6 hits, 1 run, 3 k’s) helped the Mariners win for the 3rd time this season, helped by Nelson Cruz hitting his first home run of the season.

Arizona Diamondbacks 1  Los Angeles Dodgers 7: Clayton Kershaw outduels Zack Greinke, striking out 8 while allowing only 4 hits and 1 run through 8.1 innings, getting plenty of run support, including 2 RBIs for Justin Turner and a home run by Andrew Toles.

Colorado Rockies 2  San Francisco Giants 8: The Giants are trying to bounce back from a rough start, getting a terrific outing from Johnny Cueto (3-0, 3.79 ERA) and no bullpen mishaps this time. Chris Marrero hit his first home run of the season, Brandon Crawford hit his 2nd.

American League Standings

American League East W L Pct. GB Home Road
Baltimore Orioles 7 2 0.778 4–1 3–1
New York Yankees 6 4 0.600 4–0 2–4
Tampa Bay Rays 6 5 0.545 2 5–2 1–3
Boston Red Sox 5 5 0.500 4–2 1–3
Toronto Blue Jays 1 9 0.100 0–4 1–5
W L Pct. GB Home Road
Detroit Tigers 7 3 0.700 5–2 2–1
Minnesota Twins 6 4 0.600 1 3–1 3–3
Chicago White Sox 5 4 0.556 2–3 3–1
Cleveland Indians 4 6 0.400 3 1–3 3–3
Kansas City Royals 4 6 0.400 3 2–2 2–4
W L Pct. GB Home Road
Houston Astros 7 4 0.636 4–3 3–1
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 6 5 0.545 1 4–2 2–3
Oakland Athletics 5 6 0.455 2 2–3 3–3
Texas Rangers 4 6 0.400 2–4 2–2
Seattle Mariners 3 8 0.273 4 2–2 1–6

National League Standings

National League East W L Pct. GB Home Road
New York Mets 7 4 0.636 3–3 4–1
Washington Nationals 6 4 0.600 ½ 5–2 1–2
Miami Marlins 5 5 0.500 2–2 3–3
Atlanta Braves 3 6 0.333 3 1–0 2–6
Philadelphia Phillies 3 7 0.300 2–2 1–5
W L Pct. GB Home Road
Cincinnati Reds 7 4 0.636 2–3 5–1
Chicago Cubs 6 4 0.600 ½ 2–2 4–2
Milwaukee Brewers 6 5 0.545 1 2–5 4–0
Pittsburgh Pirates 4 6 0.400 3–3 1–3
St. Louis Cardinals 3 6 0.333 3 2–4 1–2
W L Pct. GB Home Road
Arizona Diamondbacks 7 4 0.636 6–1 1–3
Colorado Rockies 7 5 0.583 ½ 3–3 4–2
Los Angeles Dodgers 6 5 0.545 1 4–1 2–4
San Diego Padres 5 6 0.455 2 2–1 3–5
San Francisco Giants 5 7 0.417 3–2 2–5
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