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The MLB Report / Scores and fast facts

> Interleague games

Washington 4, Baltimore 2: Ryan Zimmerman homered and the Nationals won their eighth straight game. Washington is averaging 7.4 runs in the five games since Zimmerman returned from the disabled list.

N.Y. Mets 6, L.A. Angels 1: Mike Pelfrey pitched his first complete game in nearly three years, Carlos Beltran hit a mammoth homer and the Mets gave Dan Haren a rare loss.

Minnesota 1, San Diego 0: Scott Baker struck out 10 over eight dominant innings and Danny Valencia homered to lift the surging Twins. Minnesota won for the sixth time in a row and 13th time in 15 games.

Texas 5, Atlanta 4 (10): Adrian Beltre drove in the go-ahead run with an RBI single in the 10th and the Rangers won a one-run road game. Texas was 1-11 in one-run road games.

Cleveland 5, Pittsburgh 1: Carlos Carrasco took a no-hitter into the sixth inning and won his third straight start for the Indians. Carrasco extended his scoreless streak to 21 1/3 innings before finishing up allowing one run and four hits in 6 1/3 .

Milwaukee 4, Boston 2: Rickie Weeks and Corey Hart homered on consecutive pitches in the first inning to help the Brewers spoil Jon Lester's bid to become the major's first 10-game winner.

Toronto 4, Cincinnati 0: Jose Molina doubled and hit a home run, Jose Bautista had a pair of hits and the Blue Jays kept the Reds winless (0-5) against AL teams this season.

St. Louis 5, Kansas City 4: Matt Holliday hit a go-ahead homer in the eighth that helped the Cardinals snap a season-high seven-game losing skid. Holliday is 5 for 9 with two homers since coming back from a quadriceps injury June 16.

Tampa Bay 7, Florida 4: Johnny Damon hit his 500th double and the Rays handed the sliding Marlins their ninth straight loss. Damon became just the 11th player all-time to have 500 doubles, 100 triples, 200 homers, and 2,500 hits.

Colorado 5, Detroit 4: Struggling ace Ubaldo Jimenez pitched five solid innings before leaving with a right calf cramp and had a two-run single for his first hit of the season, helping the Rockies to the win.

Chicago White Sox 6, Arizona 2: John Danks came up smiling after taking a line drive to the head and pitched the White Sox to the win. Paul Konerko went 3 for 4 with a home run, two RBIs and two runs scored.

San Francisco at Oakland: The host has won the last 10 games in the Bay Bridge Series, which is good news for the A's as they were trying to match a season high with a fourth straight win.

Philadelphia at Seattle: In 12 games against the NL since 2008, Mariners starter Felix Hernandez is 7-1 with an interleague-best 1.66 ERA. He has struck out 94 in 92 innings.

> National League

Houston at L.A. Dodgers: The Astros have compiled a 3.00 ERA in four games since pitching coach Brad Arnsberg was fired and replaced by Doug Brocail. Despite that, the staff's ERA is still 4.59 -- second-highest in MLB behind the Cubs.

> Around the horn

Boston Red Sox: Left fielder Carl Crawford made his first trip to the disabled list since 2008 on Saturday, when he was placed on the DL with a strained left hamstring, an injury he incurred Friday while beating out an infield hit.

Compiled from News and wire service reports.