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Jered Weaver gave up just three hits in eight strong innings, Kole Calhoun added a two-run homer and the Los Angeles Angels completed a three-game sweep with a 7-1 win over the Seattle Mariners on Sunday.Upvote Share Tweet
Mark Buehrle left after eight innings with the Blue Jays behind, 1-0, but Toronto plated a pair against Astros closer Chia-Jen Lo in the ninth to make a winner of Buehrle, 2-1, and snap a seven-game losing streak on Sunday.Upvote Share TweetJordan Danks hit a go-ahead homer in the fourth inning and John Danks threw six solid innings to earn the victory in a 5-2 White Sox win in their series finale with the Rangers at U.S. Cellular Field on Sunday.Upvote Share Tweet
Davis, Hardy pace Orioles to big win vs. A'sChris Davis had two hits and collected his 118th RBI, and the Baltimore Orioles hit three home runs in a 10-3 rout of the Oakland Athletics on Sunday.Upvote Share TweetWhite Sox bench coach Mark Parent was ejected from Sunday's game against the Texas Rangers.Upvote Share Tweet
Suzuki gets second straight start in return to A'sA's catcher Kurt Suzuki started for the second consecutive game since being traded from the Nationals, but manager Bob Melvin said Stephen Vogt will continue to get regular starts behind the plate.Upvote Share TweetLeonys Martin was out of the lineup for the Rangers' series finale Sunday against the White Sox, but Martin and the Rangers are hopeful the center fielder will return to the field Monday night in Seattle.Upvote Share TweetLos Angeles Angels manager Mike Scioscia refuted reports of a rift with general manager Jerry Dipoto over differences in opinion regarding moves by the organization.Upvote Share TweetMike Trout went deep in the first and Jason Vargas kept the Mariners in check through 6 1/3 innings in a 5-1 victory on Saturday night.Upvote Share TweetJosh Phegley's two-out single in the ninth gave the White Sox a come-from-behind 3-2 victory over the Rangers on Saturday night in Major League Baseball's Civil Rights Game at U.S. Cellular Field.Upvote Share Tweet
White Sox Outlast RangersAug 25Jordan Danks hit the go-ahead home run to help the White Sox beat the Rangers 5-2.
Angels Complete Sweep Of MarinersAug 25Jered Weaver pitched eight strong innings to help the Angels beat the Mariners 7-1 and finish off a three-game sweep.
Orioles Cruise Past AthleticsAug 25Three Orioles hit home runs in a 10-3 rout against the Athletics.