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MLB Power Rankings: Astros streak to the top, Orioles hit rock bottom

Welcome to the seventh edition of theScore’s MLB Power Rankings for the 2018 season. Rankings will be published every other Monday throughout the season, with the next installment coming July 2. 1. Houston Astros RECORD LAST 10 PREVIOUS RANK (CHANGE) 48-25 10-0 3 (+2) Eleven straight wins pushed the defending World Series champions back to the top of these power ...

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Astros ride win streak to top of Power Rankings

More than a week and a half ago, the Astros, coming off a win, departed for their longest road trip, and they were essentially in a neck-and-neck tie with Seattle in what is turning out to be delightfully interesting American League West race. The Astros return home with an 11-game win streak, having just completed a 10-0 run through Arlington, ...

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Kluber's no-walk streak ends at 46 1/3 innings

CLEVELAND — After 46 1/3 innings, Indians ace Corey Kluber finally walked a batter. Kluber issued the free pass to Twins third baseman Eduardo Escobar in the fourth inning of the series opener Friday between the Tribe and the Twins at Progressive Field. The last walk issued by Kluber came on May 8 against the Brewers — in that span,… ...

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Red Sox snap Mariners' streak thanks to Bogaerts' blast

SEATTLE (AP) When shortstop Xander Bogaerts is cranking out home runs, and crawling around to save runs, the Boston Red Sox know they are in good hands. Bogaerts hit a tiebreaking home run in the sixth inning, and the Red Sox beat the Seattle Mariners 2-1 on Thursday night for their fourth consecutive victory. David Price (8-4) pitched seven inning ...

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Goldy, Peralta homer to continue hot streak

PHOENIX — Paul Goldschmidt continued his recent tear at the plate with a third-inning home run off Jason Vargas to give the D-backs a 2-1 lead over the Mets on Thursday night. Goldschmidt, who struggled in the first seven weeks of the season, came into Thursday’s game hitting .559 with four homers and a 1.772 OPS in his previous eig… ...

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Blue Jays' winning streak ends at 4 games with loss in Tampa Bay

Jake Bauers’ first career home run highlighted a big night for Rays rookies. Bauers put Tampa Bay ahead in the fourth inning and the Rays went on to an 8-4 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday night. Bauers and fellow 22-year-old Willy Adames drove in four runs, and left-hander Ryan Yarbough pitched six innings to help the Rays win for only the second time in ...

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Reds exorcise demons, end 13-game losing streak against Cardinals

CINCINNATI (AP) Center fielder Billy Hamilton made a bunch of key defensive plays and the Cincinnati Reds ended their 13-game losing streak to St. Louis, beating the Cardinals 6-3 Sunday. Hamilton threw out two runners, then made outstanding catches against the wall in the eighth and ninth innings. He also tripled and scored twice. The Cardinals’ overall winning streak against ...

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NASCAR Roundtable: Is Chase Elliott's winless streak about to end?

Veteran NASCAR reporter Kenny Bruce joins the NASCAR Roundtable panel this week along with Jim Utter, Nick DeGroot and Tim Southers. Chase Elliott has four Cup starts at Michigan with three runner-up finishes. Could this be the week he finally breaks through and captures that elusive first Cup win? Jim: I say yes, but I’ve been saying that for a ...

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