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The MLB Report / Scores and fast facts

>American League

Boston 9, Toronto 1: The Red Sox recalled left-handed reliever Hideki Okajima and optioned lefty Felix Doubront to Triple-A Pawtucket before Monday morning's game with the Jays.

Tampa Bay 5, Chicago White Sox 0: David Price allowed four hits in eight dominant innings for the Rays. Price (2-2) struck out nine and walked two. The left-hander entered 0-4 with a 4.88 ERA in four starts against the White Sox. Tampa Bay's Johnny Damon missed the game with an injured hand.

Cleveland 7, Kansas City 3 (10): Pinch-hitter Shelley Duncan's RBI double sparked a four-run 10th inning and the surprising Indians widened their AL Central lead. Joe Smith threw 1 1/3 innings of hitless relief.

Minnesota 5, Baltimore 3: Francisco Liriano took a two-hitter into the seventh inning, and the Twins extended the Orioles' losing streak to eight games. Drew Butera had a career-high three RBIs for Minnesota.

Texas 7, L.A. Angels 1: C.J. Wilson struck out nine in seven strong innings and the Rangers returned home with a victory over the Angels. Adrian Beltre homered for the second straight night and Mitch Moreland drove in three runs.

Detroit at Seattle: The Mariners were happy to get a win against Kansas City Sunday. They are 3-11 after opening the season with two victories.

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>National League

Milwaukee 6, Philadelphia 3 (12): Ryan Braun drove in the go-ahead run with a sacrifice fly in the 12th inning.

Pittsburgh 9, Cincinnati 3: Andrew McCutchen doubled home two runs as part of the Pirates' biggest offensive showing this season. Kevin Correia (3-1) gave up four hits during his second career complete game.

Chicago Cubs 1, San Diego 0 (10): Pinch-hitter Tyler Colvin doubled home Geovany Soto with two outs in the 10th inning to lift the Cubs.

San Francisco 8, Colorado 1: Tim Lincecum, the two-time Cy Young Award winner, took a no-hitter into the seventh inning at Coors Field.

Atlanta at L.A. Dodgers: Matt Kemp of the Dodgers leads the majors with his .474 batting average. One of his hits was a walk-off homer to win a game Sunday.

From News and wire service reports.

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