Mon, May 16, 2011 - Page 19 News List

Tigers notch seventh straight win


The sole run came from Mike Stanton’s seventh-inning homer.

Marlins closer Leo Nunez gave up a walk and a single to start the ninth, then escaped the first-and-second jam for his 14th save in 14 chances.

Livan Hernandez (3-5) matched Sanchez for six innings before taking his third straight loss.

Giants 3, Cubs 0, 6 innings, rain

In Chicago, Ryan Vogelsong pitched six scoreless innings in a rain-shortened game for his first career shutout and San Francisco beat Chicago. Vogelsong (3-0) struck out seven in his first complete game.

In other NL action, it was:

‧ Padres 9, Rockies 7

‧ Brewers 8, Pirates 2

‧ Diamondbacks 1, Dodgers 0

‧ Astros 7, Mets 3

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