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Given another chance, Edman homers in ninth to give Cardinals 5-4 victory

Given another chance, Edman homers in ninth to give Cardinals 5-4 victory

Tommy Edman, who uncharacteristically had grounded into a double play to snuff out a Cardinals rally in the seventh — he also went off script by giving his helmet a considerable toss — got another chance in the ninth inning Saturday. Needing only a single to tie the score, Edman went big, cracking a two-out, …

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Juan Soto homers twice as Nationals rally to beat Reds

Juan Soto homers twice as Nationals rally to beat Reds

Placeholder while article actions load CINCINNATI — Washington Manager Dave Martinez said before Saturday’s game against the Cincinnati Reds that his recent message to his team has been a familiar one: Keep fighting. Yes, there are echoes of the mantra from the Nationals’ World Series run three summers ago, but Martinez also believes his offense …

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Jeimer Candelario homers in 10th as Detroit Tigers beat Twins, 4-2

Jeimer Candelario homers in 10th as Detroit Tigers beat Twins, 4-2

MINNEAPOLIS — The Detroit Tigers snapped their 16-inning scoreless streak in the sixth inning Wednesday, as Harold Castro smacked a solo home run to right-center field at Target Field. He launched another solo shot in the eighth. In the 10th inning, Jeimer Candelario smoked a go-ahead two-run home run to straightaway center field on a first-pitch fastball from …

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Pujols homers twice, Molina pitches in Cardinals' 18-4 rout of Pirates

Pujols homers twice, Molina pitches in Cardinals’ 18-4 rout of Pirates

PITTSBURGH — Cardinals Nation must have been aghast when manager Oliver Marmol posted his lineup for Sunday’s finale of a series the Cardinals had a chance to sweep. Paul Goldschmidt, second in the National League in hitting at .342 and riding a hitting streak of 14 games, wasn’t in it at all. Platinum Glove third …

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Judge hits 2 homers -- but should it have been 3?

Judge hits 2 homers — but should it have been 3?

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