ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- The Tampa Bay Rays have addressed a need for help in the outfield by acquiring left-handed hitting Oswaldo Arcia from the Minnesota Twins in exchange for a player to be named or cash.
It had been more than three weeks since an Oakland Athletics starting pitcher got a win. Kendall Graveman gave the rotation a needed strong out Thursday night, limiting Los Angeles to two runs and eight hits in 6 2/3 innings as the Athletics held…STEVE DILBECK (Associated Press)
Although one notable streak came to an end, the Arizona Diamondbacks still managed to pull out a win. Nick Ahmed had a two-out RBI single in the ninth inning and the Diamondbacks recovered after blowing a late lead to beat the Colorado Rockies 7-6…DENNIS GEORGATOS (Associated Press)
It's been quite the month for Derek Norris and the Padres' offense. Norris hit a three-run homer that completed San Diego's comeback, and the NL's highest-scoring team in June rallied for a 7-4 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Thursday night in a…JOE KAY (AP Sports Writer)
All four of Garcia's homers this year and nine of 14 in his career have either tied the game or given Atlanta the lead. Garcia hit a go-ahead, two-run homer off Addison Reed in the eighth inning and the Braves beat the New York Mets for the fourth…GEORGE HENRY (Associated Press)