Mon, Apr 15, 2013 - Page 19 News List

MAJOR LEAGUES: Giants take lead in West with 3-2 win over Cubs


Orioles reliever Brian Matusz, Darren O’Day and Jim Johnson both pitched a scoreless inning, as Johnson closed for his fifth save.

Elsewhere in the AL, Mark Reynolds hit a grand slam to lead the Cleveland Indians to a 9-4 victory over the Chicago White Sox, Shane Victorino had a well-placed RBI single into a five-man infield in the 10th that lifted the Boston Red Sox to a 2-1 win over the Tampa Bay Rays, the Detroit Tigers downed the Oakland Athletics 7-3, the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Kansas Royals 3-2 and the Los Angeles Angels defeated the Houston Astros 5-4.

In interleague play, the New York Mets downed the Minnesota Twins 4-2.

Additional Reporting by staff writer

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