Pirates win 9th in row, top Brewers in 14th inning (The Associated Press)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — As Gaby Sanchez ”trucked” around third some 6 1/2 hours after the game began, one thought went through his head.

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Diamondbacks-Mets Preview (The Associated Press)

Wade Miley is the last starter to win a game for the Arizona Diamondbacks, but that came nearly four weeks ago.

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Tigers-Blue Jays Preview (The Associated Press)

Toronto’s R.A. Dickey is hoping for another strong showing after delivering a vintage performance last week.

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Thole’s error gives Red Sox 5-4 win over Blue Jays (The Associated Press)

BOSTON (AP) — The Red Sox have 50 wins by the end of June after getting 69 all last year. They’re in first place in the AL East one season after finishing last.

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Braves homer 3 times, beat D-backs 6-2 for sweep (The Associated Press)

ATLANTA (AP) — Freddie Freeman loved watching Jason Heyward slide hard into second base to break up a double play in the third inning.

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Gonzalez, Nationals roll past Mets (The SportsXchange)

NEW YORK — There may not be a starting pitcher who is more relaxed in the hours before a start than Gio Gonzalez. But he got serious when the Washington Nationals needed him to do so on Sunday afternoon.

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Behind Maholm, Braves muscle way to sweep of Arizona (The SportsXchange)

ATLANTA — The Atlanta Braves displayed the power and pitching Sunday that has kept them in first place all season in the National League East.

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Nats rough up Wheeler, Mets in 13-2 win (The Associated Press)

NEW YORK (AP) — Ian Desmond wants more.

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Braves 6, Diamondbacks 2 (The SportsXchange)

ATLANTA — The Atlanta Braves smacked three home runs and got a strong pitching effort from left-hander Paul Maholm in a 6-2 win on Sunday that gave them a three-game sweep over the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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Nationals 13, Mets 2 (The SportsXchange)

NEW YORK — Adam LaRoche homered to begin a four-run second inning Sunday afternoon for the Washington Nationals, Kurt Suzuki had a homer and three RBIs and Gio Gonzalez struck out seven in seven shutout innings as the Nationals beat the New York Mets 13-2 in front of 33,366 at Citi Field.

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