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Rallying Braves defeat Nationals 6-4

GRADE-A PERFORMANCE:In Oakland, California, the Athletics needed 12 innings to defeat the Tigers 4-3, improving to an American League best of 9-2

AP, WASHINGTON

Fielder hit a three-run shot and Max Scherzer struck out 11, but the Tigers did not get enough from the bottom of their batting order.

In other AL play, it was:

‧ Indians 1, White Sox 0

‧ Blue Jays 8, Royals 4

‧ Mariners 3, Rangers 1

‧ Astros 5, Angels 0

INTERLEAGUE PLAY

AP, Minneapolis, Minnesota

In Minneapolis, Minnesota, John Buck kept up his powerful start with a grand slam, his fourth home run in the last four games, as New York beat Minnesota with snowflakes falling at Target Field.

Buck became only the fourth Major League player in at least 92 years to reach 19 RBIs in the first 10 games of a season, according to STATS research dating to 1921.

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