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Mejia homers as Padres beat Cubs 5-1 to avoid sweep
Francisco Mejia homered, Fernando Tatis Jr. drove in three runs and the San Diego Padres avoided the sweep, beating the Chicago Cubs 5-1 on Sunday.
Lynn fans 12 in losing effort
Lance Lynn strikes out 12 batters in seven innings, but the Rangers fall to the Astros 5-3.
Tatis drives in tying run
Fernando Tatis Jr. slaps a single to right field, scoring Luis Urias from second.
Mejia mashes go-ahead homer
Francisco Mejia hits a solo shot off of Kyle Hendricks in the 7th inning to give the Padres a 2-1 lead over the Cubs.
Urias makes sweet scoop and throw for the out
Luis Urias avoids a collision with shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. while making a backhanded stab, then throws out Victor Caratini at first.
Brantley hits 2 HRs, Astros top Rangers 5-3 for 5th straight
Michael Brantley homered twice, Jose Altuve also went deep and the Houston Astros beat the struggling Texas Rangers 5-3 on Sunday for their fifth straight victory.