Clayton Kershaw had his usual velocity, and that was about it. The rest of his considerable repertoire appeared in brief flashes during one of the shortest outings of his brilliant year.
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Russell Martin hit a three-run homer off Jonathan Broxton in the bottom of the eighth inning, and the Pittsburgh Pirates inched closer to a playoff berth with a 4-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday night.
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MINNEAPOLIS — Trevor Plouffe singled in Danny Santana in the 10th inning to give the Minnesota Twins a 5-4, comeback victory over Cleveland on Friday night, further damaging the Indians' already slim playoff hopes.
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- Cardinals beat Reds, stay 2 1-2 up in Central
ST. LOUIS — John Lackey still isn't happy about getting pushed back in the rotation.Friday - MLB
- Tigers pound Royals to pad AL Central lead
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Detroit Tigers insisted that they weren't trying to make a statement.Friday - MLB
- White Sox eliminate Rays from playoff contention
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Jose Quintana pitched into the eighth inning and Avisail Garcia had a two-run double to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 4-3 victory over Tampa Bay on Friday night, eliminating the Rays from playoff contention.Friday - MLB