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Hosmer has 5 hits, Royals win 8th in row

(AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

DETROIT (AP) The Kansas City Royals don't play the Detroit Tigers again until September.

That might be the one thing that keeps them from making a postseason run.

The Royals extended their winning streak to eight games with a 16-2 rout of the Tigers on Wednesday night. Five of the eight wins have come against the Tigers, who they have outscored 40-10 in the last four games, including a 16-4 win on July 20.


Sale Ks 11 as Red Sox beat M's 4-0

SEATTLE (AP) When Chris Sale woke up Wednesday, he was unaware the Red Sox were on a four-game losing streak.

"I actually fell asleep before the end of it. I woke up this morning and heard the news," Sale said of Boston's 13-inning loss the previous night.


Nationals' Strasburg headed to 10-day DL

WASHINGTON (AP) One day after expressing hope Stephen Strasburg would make his next start, the Washington Nationals will place the right-hander on the 10-day disabled list.

The official move will take place Thursday and be retroactive to Monday with right-hander Erick Fedde being called up from Triple-A Syracuse. Manager Dusty Baker announced the plan following Wednesday's 8-5 victory over Milwaukee.


Dodgers rally from 5 down to stun Twins

LOS ANGELES (AP) Justin Turner had a game-winning single with two outs in the ninth off All-Star closer Brandon Kintzler to propel the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 6-5 comeback victory over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday night.

The Dodgers rallied from a 5-0 deficit for their fifth consecutive victory and 28th comeback win of the season. They increased their baseball-best record to 71-31.


Indians' run hits 6 after late outburst

CLEVELAND (AP) Bradley Zimmer isn't playing like someone who wasn't called up from the minors until May 16.

In fact, the rookie center fielder is a big reason why the Cleveland Indians are playing their best baseball of the season.


Marlins rough up Darvish in 22-10 win

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Dee Gordon homered on the first pitch of the game, and the Miami Marlins kept piling on against Yu Darvish and the Texas Rangers.

Darvish allowed a career-worst 10 runs, and Miami added plenty more runs after that - including a 468-foot blast for Giancarlo Stanton's majors-best 33rd homer in the eighth. The Marlins set a franchise record in a 22-10 victory Wednesday night.


Arrieta helps Cubs move into 1st place

CHICAGO (AP) One after another, the starting pitchers for the Chicago Cubs are delivering every night.

It was Jake Arrieta's turn on Wednesday.


Nats score 7 in 8th, rally past Brewers

WASHINGTON (AP) The Nationals usually are at their best with Bryce Harper in the lineup. On Wednesday night, Washington found its groove offensively after its All-Star was ejected and the score tied in the eighth.

Ryan Zimmerman and Adam Lind each had two-run doubles in a seven-run eighth inning to help the Washington Nationals rally past the Milwaukee Brewers 8-5.


Rockies get All-Star P Neshek from Phils

ST. LOUIS (AP) The Colorado Rockies have obtained right-hander Pat Neshek from the Philadelphia Phillies for three minor league players on Wednesday.

The 36-year-old Neshek is 3-2 with a 1.12 ERA in 43 relief appearances for the Phillies. A two-time All-Star, Neshek has played parts of 11 seasons with six teams.

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