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>American League

Texas at Detroit (ppd.): The second game of a four-game set at Comerica Park was called after a 25-minute rain delay at the start Friday night. The teams will play a day-night doubleheader today.

Minnesota 5, Tampa Bay 4: Josh Willingham extended his season-opening hitting streak to 14 games with a go-ahead three-run double.

Toronto 4, Kansas City 3: Jose Bautista singled home the go-ahead run in the eighth inning and the Blue Jays turned their first triple play in 33 years.

Baltimore at L.A. Angels: Albert Pujols of the Angels is still stuck at 445 career home runs. He hasn't hit one this season for Los Angeles after 13 games, which is the slowest such start in his career.

Cleveland at Oakland: The Athletics came into the game on a three-game winning streak. That's in spite of the fact that Oakland is hitting .200 as a team.

Chicago White Sox at Seattle: The White Sox are tied for the American League lead in strikeouts by their batters at 111. They added 16 to that total Thursday.


>National League

Washington 2, Miami 0: Ross Detwiler and three relievers combined on a four-hitter and Rick Ankiel hit his first homer of the year to end a four-game win streak by the Marlins.

St. Louis 4, Pittsburgh 1: Dan Descalso homered and the Cardinals scored two unearned runs as the Pirates committed four errors. Alex Presley hit an inside-the-park homer for Pittsburgh, which is at the bottom of the NL in scoring with only 27 runs.

San Francisco 4, N.Y. Mets 3 (10): Hector Sanchez hit a go-ahead single in the 10th inning off Frank Francisco, and the Giants came back after blowing the lead in the ninth.

L.A. Dodgers 3, Houston 1: Matt Kemp homered again, one of his three hits, and drove in two runs to lead the Dodgers. He has eight home runs for the season to lead the major leagues.

Colorado 4, Milwaukee 3: Michael Cuddyer hit a tiebreaking RBI single off closer John Axford in the ninth inning, and the Rockies held on to win.

Atlanta at Arizona: The Braves lost their first four games, but have won eight of nine since then.

Philadelphia at San Diego: Cole Hamels of the Phillies should have felt right at home at Petco Park. He had won his last three starts there entering Friday's game. His ERA was 0.38 in that stretch.


>Around the horn

St. Louis Cardinals: First baseman Lance Berkman has been placed on the 15-day disabled list, as expected, with a left calf strain aggravated chasing a pop fly. Utilityman Skip Schumaker was activated from the 15-day disabled list.

Tampa Bay Rays: Activated center fielder B.J. Upton from the 15-day disabled list. Upton had been sidelined with lower back soreness. He was hurt in an outfield collision with teammate Desmond Jennings in a spring training game against Miami on March 14.

Milwaukee Brewers: Placed left-handed starter Chris Narveson on the 15-day DL with a tear of his left rotator cuff.


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Compiled from News and wire service reports.