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CUBS-GIANTS Tomlinson hits grand slam for 1st MLB HR, Giants beat Cubs SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Kelby Tomlinson hit a grand slam for his first c…

Southern League

North Division W L Pct. GB Montgomery (Rays) 37 23 .617 — Birmingham (White Sox) 33 26 .559 3½ Tennessee (Cubs) 30 30 .500 7 x-Chattanooga (…

Seth Maness, Mark Reynolds

St. Louis Cardinals’ Seth Maness, right, shouts and Mark Reynolds pumps his fist in celebration as Maness beat Arizona Diamondbacks’ Jake La…

Carlos Martinez, Jaime Garcia

St. Louis Cardinals’ Jaime Garcia, right, gives fellow pitcher Carlos Martinez a hug after the sixth inning of a baseball game against the A…

Jake Lamb

Arizona Diamondbacks’ Jake Lamb watches a baseball hit by St. Louis Cardinals’ Thomas Pham get past him, but teammate Chris Owings was able …

Arizona League

Central Division W L Pct. GB Dodgers 16 11 .593 1½ Reds 14 12 .538 3 x-White Sox 13 13 .500 4 Brewers 11 16 .407 6½ Indians 10 16 .385 7 Eas…

Arizona League

Central Division W L Pct. GB Dodgers 16 11 .593 1½ Reds 14 12 .538 3 x-White Sox 13 13 .500 4 Brewers 11 16 .407 6½ Indians 10 16 .385 7 Eas…

Arizona League

Central Division W L Pct. GB Dodgers 16 11 .593 1½ Reds 14 12 .538 3 x-White Sox 13 13 .500 4 Brewers 11 16 .407 6½ Indians 10 16 .385 7 Eas…

Cardinals 5, Diamondbacks 3

St. Louis AB R H BI BB SO Avg. M.Carpenter 1b-3b 4 1 1 1 1 2 .258 Pham cf-lf 4 0 1 0 1 0 .247 Heyward rf 5 0 1 0 0 1 .286 Jh.Peralta ss 4 0 …

Baseball Expanded Standings

AMERICAN LEAGUE East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away Toronto 71 56 .559 — — 7-3 L-1 40-23 31-33 New York 69 57 .548 1½ — 5-5 L-2 …