Minnesota Twins at New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium in New York
Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Francisco Liriano throws a pitch in the first inning against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium in New York City on May 15, 2009. (UPI Photo/John Angelillo)
Travis Snider hit a two-run homer Thursday and then ignited Pittsburgh's big sixth inning, lifting the Pirates to a 7-1 triumph over Milwaukee.
Jordy Mercer belted two homers and Jose Tabata went 4-for-5 with a two-run blast Saturday, powering the Pittsburgh Pirates over the New York Mets 11-2.
Corey Kluber stifled the Chicago White Sox Tuesday, holding them to two runs through seven innings in the Cleveland Indians' 4-3 victory.
Francisco Liriano allowed one hit over seven innings Saturday, staking the Chicago White Sox to a 5-3 decision over Minnesota.
Max Scherzer fired eight scoreless innings Saturday and the Detroit Tigers closed in on the divisional lead with a 5-1 win over the Chicago White Sox.
Kevin Youkilis belted a go-ahead grand slam in the fifth inning Tuesday, powering the Chicago White Sox to a 7-3 victory over the New York Yankees.
Alex Rios broke things open with a three-run homer in the eighth Thursday, sending the Chicago White Sox to a 7-2 decision over Toronto.
A.J. Pierzynski's pinch-hit, two-run homer in the seventh inning gave Chicago the lead and the White Sox went on to a 4-2 win over the Los Angeles Angels.
A.J. Pierzynski smashed a go-ahead two-run homer in the ninth inning Tuesday, boosting the Chicago White Sox to a 4-3 victory over Minnesota.
Brian Duensing tamed the Indians over six innings and Justin Morneau cracked a two-run homer Sunday, helping Minnesota sweep Cleveland with a 5-1 win.
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