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Chris Sale wraps up a pitching dominant weekend with a complete…

Chris Sale wraps up a pitching dominant weekend with a complete-game one-hitter.

CNNSI.com ESPN.com MLB.com Updated May 12, 2013
White Sox ace Chris Sale came within eight outs of a perfect game Sunday night, ending up with a one-hit shutout against the Angels on only 98 pitches in Chicago's 3-0 victory.
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  • White Sox bat girl grateful to be in remission

    White Sox bat girl grateful to be in remission

    MLB.com May 12, 2013
    Sherri Waldvogel represented thousands of breast cancer survivors and victims on Mother's Day as the White Sox Honorary Bat Girl.
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  • Cano, Wells power Yankees to sweep of Royals

    Cano, Wells power Yankees to sweep of Royals

    ESPN.com MLB.com May 12, 2013
    Robinson Cano finally hit a home run at Kauffman Stadium, Vernon Wells went deep for the second straight game and the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 4-2 on Sunday to wrap up a three-game sweep.
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  • Reynolds' clutch RBI helps Indians win in 10

    Reynolds' clutch RBI helps Indians win in 10

    ESPN.com May 12, 2013
    Pinch-hitter Mark Reynolds hit a tiebreaking single in the 10th inning, and the Cleveland Indians beat the Detroit Tigers 4-3 on Sunday.
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  • Chen leaves game with right oblique strain

    Chen leaves game with right oblique strain

    MLB.com May 12, 2013
    Orioles starter Wei-Yin Chen exited Sunday's series finale against the Twins with a right oblique strain after tossing 73 pitches in five scoreless innings.
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  • Yankees put Nunez on DL with a strained oblique

    Yankees put Nunez on DL with a strained oblique

    CNNSI.com May 12, 2013
    Sore ribs finally landed Yankees infielder Eduardo Nunez on the disabled list Sunday, forcing the team to select the contract of Alberto Gonzalez from Triple-A Scranton-Wilkes Barre.
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  • Video - Back-To-Back Homers Lift Yankees 01:25

    Back-To-Back Homers Lift Yankees

    May 12
    Baseball Tonight Spotlight: Robinson Cano and Vernon Wells hit back-to-back home runs and Mariano Rivera recorded his 15th save in the Yankees' 4-2 win over the Royals.
  • Video - Orioles Blank Twins 00:33

    Orioles Blank Twins

    May 12
    The Orioles hit three home runs, and five Orioles pitchers combined to shut out the Twins in a 6-0 win.
  • Video - Back-To-Back Homers Lift Yankees 00:31

    Back-To-Back Homers Lift Yankees

    May 12
    Robinson Cano and Vernon Wells hit back-to-back home runs in the third inning to spark the Yankees' 4-2 win against the Royals.
  • Video - Indians Come Back, Win In 10th Inning 00:32

    Indians Come Back, Win In 10th Inning

    May 12
    Mark Reynolds hit a pinch-hit RBI single in the 10th inning to lift the Indians to a 4-3 win against the Tigers.

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