Miguel Andujar and Joshua Palacios drive in three runs apiece as Pirates beat Cubs 8-6
— Miguel Andújar had thee hits and drove in three runs, Joshua Palacios hit a pinch-hit three-run homer and the Pittsburgh Pirates held off a late rally by the slumping Chicago Cubs in posting an 8-6 victory on Thursday night.
Sources: Rays calling up top prospect Junior Caminero
The Rays are calling up top infield prospect Junior Caminero as they gear up for the stretch run and their pursuit of the AL East title, sources told ESPN.
Joshua Palacios gives Pirates some big insurance with pinch-hit 3-run HR
Joshua Palacios comes off the bench and hits a three-run home run for the Pirates in the ninth inning.
Cleveland Guardians score three runs in the eighth to beat the playoff-bound Baltimore Orioles 5-2
— Ramón Laureano drew a bases-loaded walk off Jacob Webb for the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, sending the Cleveland Guardians to a 5-2 victory over the AL East-leading Baltimore Orioles on Thursday night.
Jose Ramirez drives in first run of the game
Jose Ramirez drives a single up the middle of the field to give the Guardians their first run.
Castellanos drives in 4 to set single-season career-best of 103 RBIs as Phillies top Mets 5-4
— Nick Castellanos homered and drove in four runs to reach a career-best 103 RBI in a season, and the Philadelphia Phillies maintained their hold on the top NL wild-card spot with a 5-4 victory over the New York Mets on Thursday night.