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Andy Dirks hit his first career grand slam, part of a six-run fourth inning for the Detroit Tigers in their 7-2 victory over the Houston Astros on Monday night.Share TweetDETROIT (AP) Detroit center fielder Austin Jackson has been put on the 15-day disabled list because of a pulled right hamstring, leaving the Tigers without a talented leadoff hitter who also covers a lot of ground defensively in spacious Comerica Park.Share TweetVidal Nuno pitched five innings of three-hit ball to win his first major league start, Vernon Wells and Lyle Overbay had two RBIs apiece and the New York Yankees beat the Cleveland Indians 7-0 Monday for a doubleheader split.Share Tweetyahoo.com May 13, 2013Because winning the American League Central probably is unrealistic, a local alleged thief has taken it upon himself to ensure the Chicago White Sox somehow get something out of 2013. The FBI reports that a man named Joe Anderson, a 32-year-old resident…Share Tweet
Masterson shuts out Yankees, strikes out 9Justin Masterson pitched a four-hitter for his second shutout this season, leading the Cleveland Indians over the New York Yankees 1-0 in the first game of a doubleheader on Monday.Share Tweet
Cleveland ships 3B Chisenhall to Triple-AThe Indians have optioned struggling starting third baseman Lonnie Chisenhall to Triple-A Columbus.Share Tweet
Rare single-admission doubleheader: Cleveland Indians host New York Yankees on Mondayyahoo.com May 13, 2013These days, doubleheaders usually get played only because of weather postponements. And they're usually double-admission splits; one in the afternoon and one at night, to maximize revenues. BECAUSE OF MONEY! But the Cleveland Indians are doing something…Share Tweetnydailynews.com May 13, 2013I am here to report Matt Harvey is human - which made for a doubly aggravating Mother’s Day experience for Met fans. For even when Harvey is inhuman, as he was in his previous start when he nearly perfect-gamed the Chicago White Sox Tuesday at Citi FiShare Tweet
Yankees Split DoubleheaderMay 13Vidal Nuno pitched five scoreless innings in the Yankees' 7-0 win over the Indians.
Masterson Shuts Out YankeesMay 13Justin Masterson pitched a four-hitter for his second shutout of the season, leading the Indians to a 1-0 win over the Yankees in the first game of a doubleheader.
Battle Of The Uniforms: Team SeedingsMay 13Jim Caple and Paul Lukas break down the seedings and discuss their best/worst uniforms in baseball.
Hicks' Unbelievable Day Sparks TwinsMay 13Rookie Aaron Hicks hit two home runs and robbed Chicago's Adam Dunn of a homer in center field.