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MLB: Texas 10, Minnesota 6

ARLINGTON, Texas, Aug. 24 (UPI) -- Mitch Moreland drove in the go-ahead score during a six-run eighth and Josh Hamilton had five RBI Thursday in powering the Texas Rangers past Minnesota 10-6.

MLB: Minnesota 6, Boston 4

BOSTON, Aug. 4 (UPI) -- Joe Mauer smashed a go-ahead, three-run homer to cap a ninth-inning rally Saturday and the Minnesota Twins stunned Boston 6-4.

MLB: Minnesota 6, Boston 5 (10 innings)

BOSTON, Aug. 3 (UPI) -- Jamey Carroll's run-scoring single in the 10th inning scored Darin Mastroianni with the go-ahead run Friday in the Minnesota Twins' 6-5 win over Boston.

MLB: Minnesota 2, Pittsburgh 1

PITTSBURGH, June 20 (UPI) -- Josh Willingham hit a tiebreaking homer in the eighth inning Wednesday to lift the Minnesota Twins over Pittsburgh 2-1.

MLB: Minnesota 7, Cleveland 4

CLEVELAND, June 2 (UPI) -- Trevor Plouffe drove in three runs, including a go-ahead solo homer in the sixth inning, sparking the Minnesota Twins to a 7-4 win over Cleveland Saturday.

MLB: Cincinnati 6, Pittsburgh 0

CINCINNATI, Oct. 4 (UPI) -- Brandon Phillips had two hits and three RBI Sunday, leading the Cincinnati Reds to a season-ending 6-0 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates.

MLB: Cincinnati 8, Milwaukee 6 (13 inn.)

MILWAUKEE, Aug. 26 (UPI) -- Home runs by Joey Votto and Laynce Nix in the 13th inning Tuesday allowed the Cincinnati Reds to survive a blown five-run lead and defeat Milwaukee 8-6.

MLB: Cincinnati 7, Milwaukee 6

MILWAUKEE, April 14 (UPI) -- Edwin Encarnacion's grand slam Monday powered the Cincinnati Reds past Milwaukee Brewers 7-6.

MLB: Cincinnati 5, Milwaukee 4

MILWAUKEE, Sept. 9 (UPI) -- Jeff Keppinger hit a two-run double in the ninth Monday to give the Cincinnati Reds a 5-4 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers.

MLB: Cincinnati 3, Boston 1

CINCINNATI, June 13 (UPI) -- Aaron Harang broke a personal four-game losing streak Friday, allowing four hits in seven innings and leading the Cincinnati Reds to a 3-1 victory over Boston.

MLB: Cincinnati 6, St. Louis 2

CINCINNATI, June 12 (UPI) -- A bases-loaded triple by Brandon Phillips keyed a four-run seventh Thursday that rallied the Cincinnati Reds to a 6-2 win over St. Louis.

MLB: Cincinnati 7, Florida 6 (10 inn.)

CINCINNATI, May 14 (UPI) -- Paul Janish's single in his major league debut drove in the winning run in the 10th Wednesday and Cincinnati, despite blowing a big lead, downed Florida 7-6.

MLB: Cincinnati 4, Milwaukee 3 (10 inn.)

CINCINNATI, April 20 (UPI) -- Ken Griffey Jr.'s RBI single capped a three-run bottom of the 10th inning Sunday that boosted the Cincinnati Reds past the Milwaukee Brewers 4-3.

MLB: Pittsburgh 1, Cincinnati 0

PITTSBURGH, April 11 (UPI) -- Paul Maholm and three relievers combined to throw a seven-hit shutout Friday in the Pittsburgh Pirates' rain-soaked 1-0 win over Cincinnati.

MLB: Houston 7, Cincinnati 6

CINCINNATI, Sept. 26 (UPI) -- Lance Berkman hit two homers and Hunter Pence singled in the go-ahead run in the eighth Wednesday as Houston edged Cincinnati 7-6.
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Levi Jared Burton (born June 2, 1981 in Westminster, South Carolina) is a Major League Baseball right-handed relief pitcher for the Cincinnati Reds.

He was originally selected by the Oakland Athletics in the eighth round of the 2002 Major League Baseball Draft. After spending five years in the Athletics minor league system, he became eligible for the 2006 Rule 5 Draft. He was selected in the Rule 5 draft by the Cincinnati Reds. Burton has spent three years in Cincinnati which has included 132 appearances and 138 innings pitched as a reliever.

The Oakland Athletics selected Burton out of Western Carolina University in the eighth round of the 2002 Major League Baseball Draft. He lost his remaining eligibility at Western Carolina by signing with Oakland on June 12, 2002. The A's sent him to their Single-A affiliate, the Vancouver Canadians. With Vancouver he had a 0–4 win–loss record with a 3.58 earned run average (ERA) in 13 games. He followed up his 2002 season with 15 appearances for the Kane County Cougars in 2003. With Kane County he improved both his win–loss ratio to a 2–1 and his ERA to 2.27. 2004, was less consistent for Burton splitting time between two of the Athletics farm teams, the Arizona League Athletics (AZL Athletics) (Rookie League) and the Modesto A's (Single-A). Burton had a 1–0 record and a 4.16 ERA with the AZL Athletics. While in Modesto he had a 3–2 win–loss ratio and a 4.78 ERA. Overall, Burton pithced a combined 53.2 innings in 15 games in 2004. Burton spent the 2005 season with the Stockton Ports, another Oakland Single-A affiliate and went 4–4 with a 2.60 ERA. 2006, would turn out to be Burton's final in Oakland's farm system and Burton spent it with the Midland Rockhounds. With the Rockhounds he had a 6–5 record and a 4.14 ERA while a then career high 53 appearances.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Jared Burton."
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