Alonso, Davis homer early, Mets hold off Cardinals
Pete Alonso's mammoth three-run homer fueled a five-run first inning Saturday night for the New York Mets, who hung on for an eventful 8-7 win over the visiting St. Louis Cardinals.
Yankees acquire Encarnacion from Mariners
The New York Yankees acquired designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion and cash considerations from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for right-handed pitching prospect Juan Then on Saturday.
Twins rally to give Odorizzi 10th straight win
Marwin Gonzalez and Max Kepler both homered, and Jake Odorizzi won his 10th straight decision as the Minnesota Twins rallied to defeat the Kansas City Royals 5-4 on Saturday night in Minneapolis.
Antuna hat trick helps Mexico to Cuba rout in Gold Cup opener
PASADENA, Calif. (Reuters) - Uriel Antuna scored a hat-trick as Mexico got their Gold Cup campaign off to a dominant start with a 7-0 rout of Cuba in their opener at the Rose Bowl on Saturday.
Alvarez homers again as Astros down Blue Jays
Rookie sensation Yordan Alvarez slugged another home run while left-hander Framber Valdez delivered a second consecutive quality start as the Houston Astros claimed their three-game series with the visiting Toronto Blue Jays by virtue of a 7-2 victory on Saturday.
Rowing chief Rolland pleased as Tokyo 2020 venue opens
TOKYO (Reuters) - Sea Forest Waterway, which will play host to rowing events at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, opened on Sunday with the sport's world governing body praising organizers for delivering a "world class" venue on schedule.
Olympics-Rowing chief Rolland pleased as Tokyo 2020 venue opens
TOKYO, June 16 (Reuters) - Sea Forest Waterway, which will play host to rowing events at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, opened on Sunday with the sport's world governing body praising organizers for delivering a "world class" venue on schedule.
Semien, Profar lead Athletics' thrashing of Mariners
Marcus Semien and Jurickson Profar each went 3 for 4, with Semien hitting a home run and Profar driving in four runs, as the Oakland Athletics defeated the visiting Seattle Mariners 11-2 Saturday night.
Cooper, Marlins clip Pirates, 4-3
Garrett Cooper went 3-for-4 and scored the tiebreaking run in the fifth, leading the host Miami Marlins to a 4-3 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday night.
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