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Baltimore 8, Pittsburgh 3: Nick Markakis had three hits and Jake Arrieta moved into a tie for the American League lead in wins with nine as the Orioles won.

Colorado 8, Cleveland 7: Jason Giambi's gigantic three-run homer in the Rockies' six-run fifth inning off Fausto Carmona sent them to a win over the Indians.

L.A. Angels 2, Florida 1: Nearly six years after Jack McKeon retired as the Marlins' manager, he returned to his former job on an interim basis Monday. Jered Weaver got the win for the Angels.

N.Y. Yankees 5, Cincinnati 3: Alex Rodriguez started New York's four-run first inning with an RBI single, and rookie Ivan Nova handled the NL's most prolific offense for eight innings. The Yankees have won nine of 11.

Boston 14, San Diego 5: Adrian Gonzalez drove in three runs with a single and double in a 10-run seventh inning against his former team.

Chicago Cubs 6, Chicago White Sox 3: Carlos Zambrano kept his cool this time after a tough first inning, and Carlos Pena hit a three-run homer.

Atlanta 2, Toronto 0: Tim Hudson pitched eight scoreless innings and hit his second career home run in the Braves' victory.

Texas 8, Houston 3: Josh Hamilton hit a two-run triple, and Adrian Beltre had a pair of RBI singles as the Rangers built a 7-0 lead in their win.

Tampa Bay 8, Milwaukee 4: Evan Longoria drove in four runs for the Rays as Jeff Niemann pitched six innings of shutout ball.

Detroit at L.A. Dodgers: Brad Penny of the Tigers is 1-2 with a 6.67 ERA in his last five starts, and has a 7.36 ERA in six road outings this year.

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Los Angeles Dodgers: Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig has rejected a proposed television deal between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Fox that voids a recent divorce settlement between team owner Frank McCourt and his ex-wife, Jamie McCourt.

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Compiled from News and wire service reports.

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