Castillo strikes out 8, surging Mariners drop A's 5-1
— Luis Castillo struck out eight in six innings of two-hit ball and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 5-1 on Saturday to keep pace with the Toronto Blue Jays in their bid to host an AL wild-card series.
Giants lose to D-backs, eliminated from playoff contention
— Sergio Alcántara had a pair of two-run doubles for Arizona in the Diamondbacks' 8-4 win over San Francisco which eliminated the Giants from postseason contention on Saturday.
Luis Torrens hits RBI double to pad Mariners' lead
Luis Torrens drives in a run to give the Mariners a 4-1 lead over the Athletics.
Hernández, Jansen HR, Jays hold wild-card edge, rout Red Sox
— Teoscar Hernández homered, doubled twice and singled, Danny Jansen drove in five runs and the Toronto Blue Jays moved one step closer to wrapping up the top spot in the AL wild-card race, routing the Boston Red Sox 10-0 Saturday.
Sergio Alcántara's 2-run double gives Diamondback's the lead
Sergio Alcántara doubles to the left-field wall to give Arizona the lead against the San Francisco.