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Michael Collins ESPN Senior Writer 

In just a little while, Rory McIlroy is gonna make more contact with a ball than Aaron Judge has in a while! That's not really fair. McIlroy will be hitting a golf balls along with a patient from St. Jude Children's Hospital at multiple targets from the 200 level at Yankee Stadium onto the field.

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A 12th-inning home run by Yasiel Puig propelled the Dodgers to another win over the Pirates on Monday, further reducing their magic number. The Dodgers are on pace for 115 wins, one shy of the record set by the 1906 Cubs and matched by the 2001 Mariners.

Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

Andrew Miller: "I wasn't doing us any favors" by staying in the game. Said he felt fine until the pitch that walked Mookie Betts. Felt same thing on first pitch to Andrew Benintendi. "I hope it's not something that holds me back," said Miller, who will be reevaluated Tuesday. "Hopefully it's just a blip in the whole scheme of things."

Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

Indians 5, Red Sox 4: Brandon Guyer scored from second base on a bunt, and the Indians walked off the Red Sox in the opener of a four-game series. Boston coughed up a one-run lead in the eighth inning when Cleveland rallied to tie the game. Guyer opened the ninth with a double. Roberto Perez dropped down a bunt that was fielded by first baseman Brock Holt, who hesitated before throwing wide of third base, enabling Guyer to score.

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Twins infielder Jorge Polanco had never hit a 3-run HR in his 601 at-bat career prior to Monday. He has a pair of them in the Twins' doubleheader today.

Brock Huard @BrockESPN

Whatever the WAR says for Nick Vincent, it's wrong. Mariners wouldn't be in contention w/o him, & after 4 errors today may be time for Cruz

Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

Andrew Miller left the game with reaggravated patella tendinitis in his right knee; Carlos Santana exited with lower back tightness. Both updates provided by Indians.

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Athletics centerfielder Herschel "Boog" Powell hit his first career HR ...in Baltimore. He's no relation to John "Boog" Powell, who hit 303 HR for the Orioles and now runs a barbecue pit in Camden Yards. But the two are scheduled to meet for the first time on Tuesday.

Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

Seven pitches into the seventh inning, Andrew Miller is finished. Leaving the game with an apparent injury after brief meeting with Indians manager Terry Francona and a trainer. Miller waited for a while before the inning began while umpire Alan Porter suited up to take over behind the plate, then walked Mookie Betts before going to a 1-0 count on Andrew Benintendi. No clear indication of nature of injury.

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Curtis Granderson is the 1st player in MLB history to hit 2 grand slams in a 4-game span for different teams.

Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

Home-plate umpire Hunter Wendelstedt is leaving the game one batter after taking a Joe Kelly warmup pitch deflected off catcher Christian Vazquez's glove and hit him in the head. Wendelstedt stayed in the game initially. Being replaced by second-base ump Alan Porter to begin the top of the seventh.

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Adam Jones has 246 HR with the Orioles. He's 4 shy of becoming the 5th Orioles player with 250. The other 4 include 3 Hall-of-Famers (Cal Ripken Jr., Eddie Murray and Brooks Robinson), and Camden Yards barbecue-pit proprietor, Boog Powell.

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José Abreu:25th HR of season, matches last season's total (did it in 121 games this season; played in 159 games last season). He's the only player in White Sox history to begin his career with 4 straight seasons with at least 25 home runs.