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Jake Arrieta returns to Dodger Stadium for the first time since throwing his first career no-hitter on August 30, 2015

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Red Sox 6, Rangers 2 Red Sox: pitchers combined for 20 K, tying the most in a 9-inning game in MLB history

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Thursday's four longest home runs came from two games, both of them the final of a four-game series: Rockies vs. Phillies and Tigers vs. Astros.

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Red Sox 6, Rangers 2: Xander Bogaerts hit his first homer of the season and Drew Pomeranz tied a career-high with 11 strikeouts to lift Boston to a three-game sweep at Fenway Park. Bogaerts, Mitch Moreland and Christian Vázquez finished with two hits apiece. The Red Sox have won four consecutive games, matching their high for the season.

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Dustin Pedroia was removed from the game with left knee pain. The Red Sox are saying the move was "precautionary" and noted that manager John Farrell made the decision to take him out.

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Tigers RF J.D. Martinez's home run on Thursday vs. the Astros was his seventh since May 12, the date when his season began following a sprained right foot that cost him the first 33 games. Martinez's 427-foot solo shot was also his longest homer of the year.

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Tigers C James McCann left Thursday's game vs. the Astros after taking a Mike Fiers pitch off his left hand in the fourth inning. Alex Avila pinch-ran for McCann and also replaced him behind the plate.

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Juan Centeno has hit HR in both games he's played in this season (other: May 23 against the Tigers). He hit 3 HR in 79 previous career games (all 3 HR came last year).

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Drew Pomeranz has tied his career-high with 11 strikeouts. He also fanned 11 batters on Aug. 25, 2016 at Tampa Bay.

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Brewers C Manny Pina left Thursday's game vs. the Diamondbacks after getting hit in the left elbow by a Robbie Ray fastball. Jett Bandy pinch-ran for Pina and took over behind the plate.

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The Dodgers reinstated P Adam Liberatore (left groin strain) from the 10-day DL on Thursday and placed P Luis Avilán (left triceps soreness) on the 10-day DL in a corresponding roster move.

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White Sox prospect Lucas Giolito (Keith Law's No. 13 prospect entering this season) threw a 7-inning no-hitter today in AAA. Giolito entered today with a 5.95 ERA in his first 8 starts in AAA this season

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Xander Bogaerts hits his first homer of the season in his 179th plate appearance. Red Sox lead the Rangers, 4-0.