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nytimes.com Apr 5After Torii Hunter drove in five runs to help the Tigers take a 7-1 lead, they withstood a five-run Orioles rally in the ninth and remained the only major league team with a perfect record (4-0).Upvote Share Tweet
Rollins returns from paternity leaveMLB.com Apr 5Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins is back in the lineup after missing the past two games for the birth of his second daughter, Logan Aliya. Rollins also supported Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy, who was criticized for taking paternity leave earlier in…Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Apr 5Cubs manager Rick Renteria confirmed Saturday that Carlos Villanueva will start on Sunday in the series finale against the Phillies.Upvote Share Tweet