LEADING OFF: Yankees defend turf as Red Sox take 3rd swing at Bronx clincher, Phillies-Braves begin big NL East series, Scherzer's turn in Cy Young race, Rays on major roll
The NL East-leading Atlanta Braves snapped a four-game skid with a 7-3 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals as Freddie Freeman hit a two-run homer and Touki Toussaint pitched into the sixth inning
Stephen Piscotty hit a three-run homer and matched his career high with five RBIs, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Los Angeles Angels 10-0 to snap a three-game losing streak
The Boston Red Sox have not yet clinched this year's American League East division championship yet, but a banner marking the accomplishment has already been accidentally unveiled
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Christian Walker and Chris Owings homered off Cole Hamels, and Robbie Ray held the Chicago Cubs to one hit over six innings in the Arizona Diamondbacks' 9-0 win over the Cubs
Rhys Hoskins became the seventh-fastest player to hit 50 career home runs and the Philadelphia Phillies kept pace in the NL East race with a 4-0 victory over the New York Mets
Neil Walker hit a three-run homer, Zach Britton started a game-ending double play on New York's third try and the Yankees kept the Boston Red Sox from a bubbly celebration in the Bronx for at least another night with a 3-2 victory
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Stephen Gonsalves threw six scoreless innings, and Minnesota's offense pounded Detroit's pitching, helping the Twins beat the Tigers 8-2 in Wednesday series finale
Giants rookie Chris Shaw hit a two-run single in the eighth inning and San Francisco rallied to beat San Diego 5-4, assuring that the rebuilding Padres will finish last in the NL West
Members of the Yankees and Red Sox remember a crazy brawl that represents the teams' shared hatred. '14 Back' focuses on a crazy chapter in baseball's most storied rivalry, starting September 20 on SI TV. Sign up for a free seven-day trial.
Kaleb Cowart hit a go-ahead grand slam in a six-run sixth inning before adding an RBI triple, and the Los Angeles Angels rallied past the Oakland Athletics 9-7
Javier Baez and Daniel Murphy each hit a two-run homer as the Chicago Cubs jumped out to a big early lead on their way to a 9-1 win over the fading Arizona Diamondbacks
Colorado slugger Trevor Story has inflammation in his right elbow, but there's no structural damage and the Rockies are hopeful he can return to the lineup in a few days