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Dodgers rally again as back bugs Darvish

(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

LOS ANGELES (AP) The Dodgers won in - what else - dramatic fashion, scoring three runs in the bottom of the ninth inning for their major league-leading 10th walk-off victory of the season.

Trailing 4-2, Yasiel Puig's two-run double drove in the tying and go-ahead runs to beat the Chicago White Sox 5-4 on Wednesday night for the Dodgers' second comeback win in two games.

"That's what we do, we come back," said Kike Hernandez, who homered in the fourth to tie the game 2-all. "If you're the other team, you better score a lot of runs because we're coming for your pitching staff."


BoSox rally by Cards on Betts' 2-run 2B

BOSTON (AP) Mookie Betts finally had a pitch he could drive and the Boston Red Sox pulled out anther last at-bat win in Fenway Park.

Betts lined a two-run double off the Green Monster with two outs in the ninth inning, capping a three-run rally that lifted the Red Sox to a 5-4 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday night.


Stanton's HR streak ends as Marlins roll

MIAMI (AP) Giancarlo Stanton paused in his pursuit of a hallowed home run number, acknowledged he's shooting for 61 and said he finds baseball's statistical history both alluring and tainted.

Stanton's six-game homer streak ended Wednesday, but he singled, stole a base and scored in a four-run first inning to help the Miami Marlins beat the San Francisco Giants 8-1.


Padres RHP Weaver retires after 12 years

SAN DIEGO (AP) Padres right-hander Jered Weaver announced his retirement before San Diego played the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday.

Weaver, a three-time All-Star, battled health issues since signing with the Padres in the offseason. The 12-year veteran, who spent the bulk of his career with the Los Angeles Angels, had a lifetime mark of 150-98 with a 3.63 ERA. In seven postseason appearances, he was 2-1 with a 2.60 ERA.


Judge hits 37th, Yankees beat Mets again

NEW YORK (AP) Aaron Judge connected and there was no doubt about it.

Except how far the ball went.


Cubs blow 5-run lead, beat Reds on WP

CHICAGO (AP) The Chicago Cubs had a division rival lose on a ball that got away from the catcher on Wednesday night.

Then, about an hour later, the Cubs increased their NL Central lead the same way.


Kinsler shakes ump's hand, Tigers swept

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Elvis Andrus and the Texas Rangers are doing what they have to do if they want to make a push in the crowded AL wild-card race.

Andrus had the go-ahead homer among his four RBIs, Cole Hamels won again despite a shaky outing and the Rangers completed a three-game sweep over the Detroit Tigers with a 12-6 victory Wednesday night.


Rockies' Story has 2 HRs, 6 RBIs in rout

DENVER (AP) Trevor Story had a feeling the Colorado Rockies were about to snap out of their offensive slump, and when they did, his bat led the way.

Story had two homers and a career-high six RBIs, Jon Gray pitched six strong innings, and the Rockies beat the Atlanta Braves 17-2 on Wednesday night.


Reddick, Morton lead Astros past Arizona

HOUSTON (AP) Houston had not been playing like the team with the best record in the American League over the last few weeks. But the Astros are showing signs of coming out of their slump after the offense came alive to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks, winning consecutive games for the first time in three weeks.

Josh Reddick hit a two-run homer in a four-run eighth that put the game away. Starter Charlie Morton (10-5) threw 6 1/3 solid innings as the Astros defeated the Diamondbacks 9-5 on Wednesday night.

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