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Rangers beat Tigers 5-3, extend winning streak to 10 games

Rangers beat Tigers 5-3, extend winning streak to 10 games

Giving up just four hits and a walk over his five innings of work allowed Martinez to pick up his first win of the season as he's now given up three or fewer runs in four of his six starts.

"Given how we've played on the road to this point, any win on the road for us is a positive", Banister said.

Texas upped its lead to 3-0 in the fourth when Napoli led off with his ninth home run of the season, which was just inside the left-field foul pole. The Texas Rangers have won 11 straight games when scoring more than three runs. "Coming in against a left-hander, the ability to get to a left-hander is something we haven't been able to manage thus far this year". 3 and 4 hitters as Miguel Cabrera missed his third straight game because of a sore side and Victor Martinez was excused for weekend paternity leave.

PHILLIES 7, PIRATES 2: Jeremy Hellickson allowed two hits over six innings before leaving with an injury and visiting Philadelphia ended a four-game losing streak. Nick Martinez (1-2) took the mound for Texas, a member of the pitching rotation ERA leaders of baseball.

Gallo's 13th home run was off a 2-0 fastball by Norris and went deep into the lower deck in right with Rougned Odor, who had singled, on base.

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Josh Bell had two of Pittsburgh's four hits.

This was the first time Alex Avila has batted cleanup in his career, and fourth is the highest he has ever started in a lineup, per Matthew Mowery of the Oakland Press.

"I'm anxious about losing", Norris said, who also said he fretted more about giving up a bases-loaded walk than a home run.

RAYS 5, YANKEES 4 Evan Longoria got four hits, including a tiebreaking single in the eighth inning that sent host Tampa Bay over NY.

Benches and bullpens emptied in the top of the ninth when Dodgers reliever Ross Stripling threw behind the back of Miami's Giancarlo Stanton, one inning after Marlins reliever AJ Ramos hit Eibner with a pitch following Bellinger's two-run homer.

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After winning eight-game homestand and picking up a ninth straight victory the Rangers travel to Detroit for a three-game series against the Tigres.

The Marlins' Ichiro Suzuki was 0-for-1.

BREWERS 6, CUBS 3 Jett Bandy and Domingo Santana hit two-run singles, helping surging Milwaukee to a rain-interrupted victory over host Chicago. Oh, the Rangers also haven't lost a game since May 8. Notably, the home run for Napoli came off lefty Daniel Norris (2-3).

The Rockies lead the NL in wins at 27-16, their best mark through 43 games. Justin Upton walked leading off the inning and Nick Castellanos singled, with both runners moving up on a wild pitch.

METS 3, ANGELS 0: Jacob deGrom dominated until dealing with discomfort in his throwing hand in the seventh, then escaped a no-out, bases-loaded jam that inning to help NY beat Los Angeles at NY and snap a seven-game losing streak. The Rangers are just 7-12 away from home.

Iran's Hassan Rouhani leads initial count in presidential election
Final results are expected to be announced at 14:00 local time (09:30GMT), according to election official Ali Asghar Ahmadi. Raisi ran a populist campaign, vowing to fight corruption and fix the economy while boosting welfare payments to the poor.

In San Diego, Arizona's Jake Lamb had two home runs and five RBIs as the Diamondbacks coasted after an eight-run first inning.


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