Tue, Aug 29, 2006 - Page 19 News List

Kenny Rogers beats Indians to snap four game losing streak


American LeagueKenny Rogers won his third straight start, allowing one run and four hits in seven innings and the Tigers backed him with four home runs, beating the Cleveland Indians 7-1 on Sunday.

Mariners 6, Red Sox 3

In Seattle, rookie Cha Seung Baek took a no-hit bid into the sixth inning, Raul Ibanez hit a grand slam and the Mariners swept Boston in a three-game series.

Yankees 11, Angels 8

In Anaheim, California, Bernie Williams homered twice as the New York Yankees ended a long road trip by beating the Los Angeles Angels.

White Sox 6, Twins 1

In Chicago, Mark Buehrle won for the second time in two months, A.J. Pierzynski and Joe Crede hit homers and the Chicago beat Minnesota.

Blue Jays 10, Royals 6

In Toronto, Ted Lilly won in his first start since tussling with manager John Gibbons to lead the Toronto Blue Jays over the Kansas City Royals.

Orioles 5, Devil Rays 4

In Baltimore, Miguel Tejada hit a single for the winning run in the ninth inning, and the Baltimore Orioles extended Tampa Bay's road losing streak to 10 games.

Rangers 3, Athletics 0

In Arlington, Texas, Vicente Padilla allowed four hits over eight innings and Matt Stairs homered as the Texas Rangers stopped Oakland's three-game winning streak.

National League

Wilson Betemit hit a two-run homer to help the Los Angeles Dodgers take two games out of three from Arizona with a 6-3 victory on Sunday.

Astros 13, Pirates 1

In Pittsburgh, Willy Taveras ran his hitting streak to 30 games and Houston demolished the Pirates for their third win in a row.

Marlins 4, Brewers 3

In Miami, Mike Jacobs doubled home Jeremy Hermida with two outs in the ninth and the Florida Marlins beat Milwaukee for their seventh straight victory.

Giants 8, Reds 0

In San Francisco, rookie Matt Cain pitched seven sharp innings and the resurgent San Francisco Giants won again, beating the slumping Cincinnati Reds.

Rockies 6, Padres 3

In Denver, Cory Sullivan drove in three runs with three hits against San Diego as the Colorado Rockies beat the Padres.

Braves 13, Nationals 6

In Atlanta, Jeff Francoeur, Chipper Jones and Andruw Jones hit home runs to lift the Atlanta Braves over the Washington Nationals.

Cardinals 10, Cubs 6

In St. Louis, Gary Bennett won a game for St. Louis with two outs in the ninth for the second straight day, hitting a grand slam to give the Cardinals the win.

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