Machado's 2 home runs carry the Padres to a 4-2 win against the Cardinals
— Manny Machado hit two homers and drove in three runs for the San Diego Padres, who beat the St. Louis Cardinals 4-2 on Friday night to extend their season-high winning streak to eight games.
A's rally to beat Tigers 8-2 and end 8-game losing streak
— Shea Langeliers hit a pinch-hit three-run home run in the sixth inning, and the Oakland Athletics rallied to end their eight-game losing streak with an 8-2 win over Detroit on Friday night, spoiling another milestone for Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera.
Manny Machado plays hero with 2 HRs for the Padres
Manny Machado clubs two clutch home runs for the Padres to push them to their eighth straight win.
Twins clinch AL Central with win vs. the Angels
The Minnesota Twins clinch the American League Central with an 8-6 win against the Los Angeles Angels.
Minnesota Twins clinch AL Central title with 8-6 win over Angels
— The Minnesota Twins clinched the AL Central title Friday night with an 8-6 victory over the Los Angeles Angels.
Ragans goes 6 innings, Royals use 2 big innings to beat Astros 7-5, knock them out of 1st
— Cole Ragans gave up three hits and two runs over six strong innings and the Kansas City Royals used two big innings to defeat Houston 7-5 on Friday night, knocking the Astros out of first place in the AL West.