Rockies take second straight over SF

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SAN FRANCISCO — Brandon Barnes hit a two-run, inside-the-park home run in the ninth inning and the Colorado Rockies rallied for the second straight day to stun the San Francisco Giants 5-4 Saturday.

Charlie Blackmon singled with two outs off Giants closer Sergio Romo (3-3) before Barnes lined a hit to center field. San Francisco's Angel Pagan misplayed the ball and it skipped to the fence as Blackmon and Barnes raced around the bases.

ANGELS 11, BRAVES 6 (13)

ATLANTA — Kole Calhoun's bases-loaded single in the 13th inning drove in the go-ahead run and Los Angeles recovered after blowing a four-run lead in the ninth to beat Atlanta.

Mike Trout and Albert Pujols each had three hits, including homers back-to-back homers in the sixth inning, and drove in four runs.

Erick Aybar led off the 13th with his fourth hit, an infield single, and moved to second on catcher Gerald Laird's passed ball. David Hale (2-1) walked pinch-hitter C.J. Wilson and hit Chris Iannetta with a pitch to load the bases.

ATHLETICS 5, YANKEES 1

OAKLAND, Calif. — Eric Sogard drove in two runs and threw out a runner at the plate, and the Oakland Athletics beat the New York Yankees 5-1 on Saturday night after a partial power outage delayed the game.

The game was stopped for 38 minutes in the middle of the fourth inning after a panel of lights went out above left field. The A’s said the circuit breaker turned off and had to be manually reset.

New York’s four-game winning streak ended because of its own errors. Two passed balls by backup catcher John Ryan Murphy, who was inserted in the lineup after Mark Teixeira was scratched with tightness in his rib cage, helped Oakland score twice in the fifth.

DODGERS 6, DIAMONDACKS 4

LOS ANGELES — Dan Haren pitched into the seventh inning and hit a tiebreaking three-run double to lead Los Angeles.

Dee Gordon hit a rare home run for the Dodgers, who are 10-3 against the Diamondbacks and 27-30 against everyone else. With six games left between the NL West rivals, this is the earliest the Dodgers have ever clinched a season series with Arizona. They began the year by sweeping a two-game set Down Under in Sydney.

Haren (7-4) allowed three runs and eight hits, including a one-out single in the seventh by pinch-hitter Jordan Pacheco that chased the former Diamondbacks right-hander.

PHILLIES 7, CUBS 4

PHILADELPHIA — Jimmy Rollins singled in the fifth to pass Hall of Famer Mike Schmidt as Philadelphia's hits leader and Domonic Brown capped the inning with a three-run homer.

Rollins got hit No. 2,235 off Edwin Jackson, sending a 3-1 pitch into right field to open the fifth. The game was then delayed for an on-field celebration.

Chase Utley also homered for Philadelphia, which has won four of five following a dismal 1-8 stretch.

David Buchanan (2-3), in his fifth start for injured lefty Cliff Lee (elbow), allowed three runs and six hits in five innings.

INDIANS 3, RED SOX 2

BOSTON — Jason Kipnis had three hits and Cleveland rallied for two runs in the seventh inning to snap a four-game losing streak.

Asdrubal Cabrera and Michael Brantley each had a pair of hits for the Indians, who had lost eight of their past nine games at Fenway Park. John Axford (2-3) earned the win with one scoreless inning in relief of T.J. House.

Cody Allen pitched the ninth for his seventh save.

BREWERS 4, REDS 2

MILWAUKEE — Ryan Braun hit a two-run home run in the eighth inning to lift Milwaukee to victory.

With one out in the eighth inning, Scooter Gennett ended up with a double after blooping a ball to center that Billy Hamilton got his glove on but couldn't hold. Braun then drove the first pitch from reliever J.J. Hoover (1-5) over the right field fence for his 10th homer of the season.

Francisco Rodriquez pitched a scoreless ninth inning for his 21st save in 23 opportunities. Will Smith (1-0) got the win despite giving up a game-tying home run to Hamilton in the eighth inning.

ROYALS 9, WHITE SOX 1

CHICAGO — Danny Duffy matched a career high with nine strikeouts and Kansas City extended its winning streak to six games.

Duffy (4-5) scattered five hits over seven-plus shutout innings for Kansas City.

Mike Moustakas homered among his three hits as the Royals won their second straight in this weekend series.

TIGERS 12, TWINS 9

DETROIT — Rookie Eugenio Suarez hit a leadoff homer and a run-scoring double in a seven-run third inning to lead slumping Detroit to victory.

The Tigers led 11-1 after six innings, but their struggling bullpen had trouble finishing off the game.

Detroit came into the game having lost 17 of 24 after a fast start to the season, but it was helped by another strong pitching performance. Anibal Sanchez (3-2) was charged with three runs and four hits in 6 1-3 innings.

ORIOLES 3, BLUE JAYS 2

BALTIMORE — Chris Davis homered to back Bud Norris' effective pitching for Baltimore.

Davis hit a two-run shot off knuckleballer R.A. Dickey (6-5) to put Baltimore up 3-1 in the fifth inning. It was the 11th homer of the year for Davis, who led the majors last year with 53.

Norris (6-5) gave up one run and seven hits in 6 2-3 innings to win his third straight start. The right-hander extended an impressive run by Orioles starters, who have allowed two runs or fewer in 13 of the last 16 games.

CARDINALS 4, ASTROS 1

ST. LOUIS — Matt Adams hit the go-ahead home run for the second straight game, connecting off Stephen Strasburg in St. Louis' three-run seventh inning.

Adams snapped a 1-all tie with his sixth homer leading off the seventh, driving a 3-1 offering from Strasburg (6-5) over the wall in right-center. On Friday, he homered on his first swing since coming off the 15-day disabled list from a left calf strain, lifting St. Louis to a 1-0 victory.

ASTROS 7, RAYS 3

HOUSTON — Matt Dominguez broke out of a slump with two hits that included a three-run double in Houston's big third inning.

Dominguez was 1 for 12 in the first three games of this homestand before singling in the second inning. The Astros led by one when he cleared the bases with his double in a five-run third inning that made it 5-1.

Jarred Cosart (6-5) allowed nine hits and three runs in seven innings in his longest outing since May 5.

PIRATES 8, MARLINS 6

MIAMI — Andrew McCutchen hit a three-run homer and Jody Mercer also went deep for Pittsburgh.

Josh Harrison and Chris Stewart had three hits apiece, and the Pirates finished with 18 overall in their sixth consecutive game in double digits. Touted rookie Gregory Polanco had two hits and two RBIs.

Marcell Ozuna and Jeff Baker each hit a two-run homer in the ninth for Miami. Randy Wolf (1-3) allowed five runs and nine hits in four innings.

The Pirates (34-34) have won four straight and five of six to get back to .500 for the first time since they were 8-8 following a victory over Milwaukee on April 17.

PADRES 5, METS 0

NEW YORK — Jesse Hahn earned his first big league victory, pitching one-hit ball for six innings and contributing an RBI single to help San Diego end a five-game losing streak.

Hahn and San Diego's bullpen limited the Mets to two hits: Ruben Tejada's infield hit leading off the first and Lucas Duda's bloop single down the left field line in the ninth.

Hahn (1-1) worked six innings and relievers Dale Thayer, Joaquin Benoit and Huston Street each went an inning.

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