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Stanton back on IL with strained knee

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NEW YORK (AP) Yankees slugger Giancarlo Stanton went back on the 10-day injured list Wednesday with a strained right knee, barely a week after returning from a series of setbacks that kept him out of action for almost three months.

New York manager Aaron Boone said it's likely Stanton will be sidelined for longer than 10 days.

"It'll be more than that," Boone said. "That's when the reevaluation kind of happens."

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Braves' Keuchel beats Cubs for 1st win

CHICAGO (AP) Dallas Keuchel earned his first win for the Atlanta Braves and Nick Markakis hit a three-run homer Wednesday night in a 5-3 victory over the Chicago Cubs.

Brian McCann also connected for the Braves, who won a matchup of NL division leaders for the second straight night.

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Cruz powers Twins, Rosario sprains ankle

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) By the bottom of the seventh inning, the Minnesota Twins were not only missing their early lead but their entire starting outfield.

Resiliency, well, that has rarely left them this season. Nelson Cruz was the latest member of this potent lineup to contribute a game-defining hit.

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Bauer Ks 12, leads Indians by Royals

CLEVELAND (AP) Trevor Bauer finally felt like himself Wednesday.

Bauer struck out a season-high 12 and held Kansas City to one run and three hits in 6 2/3 innings, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 5-3 win over the Royals.

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Abreu HR in 9th lifts ChiSox over BoSox

BOSTON (AP) Boston starter Chris Sale won't mind getting just about as far away from Fenway Park as he can.

The Red Sox left-hander had yet another rough start at home against the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday, and by the time he returns it will be an entire year since he last won a regular-season game in Boston.

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Girl hit at Astros game fractured skull

HOUSTON (AP) An attorney for the family of a 2-year-old girl struck by a foul ball during a game last month between the Chicago Cubs and Houston Astros said Wednesday that the girl suffered a skull fracture.

Attorney Richard Mithoff provided the first update by the girl's family on her condition since she was hit during the May 29 game in Houston.

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Yanks finish sweep of Jays, on to London

NEW YORK (AP) Buckingham Palace and Westminster Abbey, the pubs and the double-decker buses, there's plenty to see in London.

To Aaron Judge, there's an even more enticing sight: The 385-foot fence in center field at the soccer stadium where his New York Yankees will play this weekend.

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Bruce gets Phils by reeling Mets in 10th

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Jay Bruce delivered another big hit in a familiar spot.

The veteran slugger ripped an RBI double in the bottom of the 10th inning against his former team, and the Philadelphia Phillies rallied to beat the reeling New York Mets 5-4 Wednesday night.

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Mengden shuts down Cards as A's win 2-0

ST. LOUIS (AP) The Oakland Athletics knew they had a big hole to fill in their starting rotation when they lost ace Frankie Montas to a long suspension. For one night, Daniel Mengden slipped right in.

Mengden pitched six scoreless innings and Beau Taylor and Matt Chapman homered to lead the Athletics to a 2-0 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday night.

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