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Michael Morse hit an RBI single with one out in the 9th inning after Hunter Pence’s tying double, and the Giants rallied to beat the Mets 5-4 Saturday night to extend baseball’s best record.
Buster Posey hit a tiebreaking 2-run homer in the 8th inning and the Giants won for the 8th time in 10 games by beating the Mets 4-2 on Friday night.
Pinch-hitter Stephen Vogt singled in the tiebreaking run in the 11th inning, and the A’s got home runs from Josh Donaldson and Derek Norris in a 4-3 victory over the Orioles on Friday night.
Brandon Moss hit his 2nd homer of the game leading off the 10th inning, and the A’s rallied for a 5-2 victory over the Yankees on Tuesday night.
Devin Mesoraco hit a 2-run homer and Jay Bruce emerged from a slump by driving in a pair of runs on Tuesday night, leading the Reds to their season-high 4th win in a row, an 8-3 victory over the sloppy Giants.
A date has been set for arguments in San Jose’s antitrust case against Major League Baseball (MLB).
Tim Hudson threw 7 shutout innings and Joaquin Arias keyed a 4-run 1st inning with a 2-run single to lead the Giants to an 8-0 win over the Cardinals on Sunday
Yoenis Cespedes finished a single shy of the cycle and threw out 2 runners at the plate, powering the A’s past the Angels 11-3 on Saturday night.
The Toronto Blue Jays completed a three-game sweep of Oakland, beating the A’s 3-1 on Sunday.
Ryan Vogelsong struck out 7 in 6 2-3 innings of a second straight scoreless start and Pablo Sandoval homered for the fourth time in six games to lead the Giants to a 2-1 victory over the Twins on Saturday night.