Jeremy Hellickson pitched 6 innings of 2-run ball on just 5 hits and a walks, as the Phillies beat the Marlins 4-2; the Tigers defeated the Twins 6-3, behind Justin Verlander, who K’ed 10 over 7 ⅓ innings, notching career strikeout 2,000; the Red Sox and Royals split a doubleheader, with Eric Hosmer’s 2-run bomb powering a 3-2 Royals win, and solo shots from Jackie Bradley Jr. and Mookie Betts kickstarting a 5-2 win for Boston; Gio Gonzalez held the Mets to 1 run on 5 hits and a walk over 6 ⅓, and Bryce Harper walked 4 times as the Nationals won 7-1; the A’s defeated the Rangers 8-1, with 3B Danny Valencia going 3-for-4 with 2 runs and 2 RBI; Matt Wieters went 3-for-4, with a homer, a double, 2 runs, and 2 ribbies to lead the O’s past the Mariners 5-2; Julio Teheran of the lowly Braves spun a gem, scattering 5 hits over 7 ⅔ shutout innings, while striking out 3 in 3-1 win over the Pirates; Tampa and Toronto each hit 3 homers, but the Rays prevailed 6-3; Francisco Lindor’s solo shot in the 12th gave the Indians an 8-7 win over the Reds; the White Sox turned their second triple play of the season, but it wasn’t enough to overcome Jose Altuve’s 3-for-4, 1 run, 2 ribbie night, as the Astros won 5-3; Cubs reliever Travis Wood survived a bases-loaded jam in the 12th, and then came to bat in the 13th with the bases loaded, and walked home the winning run in a 2-1 victory over the Brewers – that’s gotta hurt; the Cardinals squeezed past the Rockies 2-0, thanks to 6 ⅓ shutout innings from Adam Wainwright; Nathan Eovaldi had himself a day – 6 IP, 1 H, 1 R, 0 BB, 5 SO – as the Yankees defeated the Diamondbacks 4-2; the Angels pounded the Dodgers 8-1, as Mike Trout went 3-for-4 with a homer and 3 runs scored; and Johnny Cueto shut down the Padres with a complete game, 1-run performance for a 2-1 victory.
Here’s the action from the FOX Sports Regional Networks across the land for Best of Live TV Beta Multi-Stream subscribers:
Chicago Cubs (Hammel 5-0, 1.77) at Milwaukee Brewers (Guerra 2-0, 4.00) 1:40pm ET on FOX Sports Wisconsin
Atlanta Braves (Foltynewicz 1-1, 2.89) at Pittsburgh Pirates (Locke 1-3, 5.45) 7:05pm ET on FOX Sports Southeast
Cleveland Indians (Tomlin 5-0, 3.82) at Cincinnati Reds (Adleman 1-1, 3.38) 7:10pm ET on FOX Sports Cincinnati & SportsTime Ohio
Colorado Rockies (Gray 1-1, 4.71) at St. Louis Cardinals (Wacha 2-4, 3.23) 7:15pm ET on FOX Sports Midwest
Toronto Blue Jays (Estrada 1-2, 2.89) at Minnesota Twins (Santana 1-2, 3.38) 8:10pm ET on FOX Sports North
San Francisco Giants (Samardzija 5-2, 2.88) at San Diego Padres (Shields 2-5, 3.12) 9:10pm ET on FOX Sports San Diego
Los Angeles Dodgers (Stripling 1-2, 4.26) at Los Angeles Angels (Chacin 1-2, 4.81) 10:05pm ET on FOX Sports West
New York Yankees (Nova 2-1, 3.70) at Oakland Athletics (Graveman 1-5, 5.84) 10:05pm ET on YES
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