Bieber tunes up for playoffs, Guardians top Royals 7-5
— Shane Bieber allowed two runs over five innings in his final start before the postseason, Josh Naylor and rookie Will Brennan hit three-run homers and the Cleveland Guardians defeated the Kansas City Royals 7-5 on Sunday.
Will Brennan wallops a homer vs. Royals
Will Brennan (Cleveland Guardians) with a Spectacular Hit Kansas City Royals, 10/02/2022
Hernández homers twice, Jays win 9th straight over Red Sox
— Teoscar Hernández hit two home runs, Whit Merrifield also connected and the Toronto Blue Jays edged closer to clinching home-field advantage in the wild-card round by beating the Boston Red Sox 6-3 Sunday.
Teoscar Hernandez blasts a home run
Teoscar Hernandez (Toronto Blue Jays) with a Spectacular Hit Boston Red Sox, 10/02/2022
Albert Pujols hits career home run No. 702 in final regular-season home game for St. Louis Cardinals
With his 702nd home run Sunday, Albert Pujols is now fourth on the career list behind Babe Ruth (714), Hank Aaron (755) and Barry Bonds (762).