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MONDAY

PREP TENNIS: Match No. 13: West vs. South, Alaska Club North; Chugiak vs. Service, Alaska Club East, both at 3 p.m.

TUESDAY

PREP TENNIS: Bartlett vs. East, The Alaska Club North; Dimond vs. Eagle River, The Alaska Club East, 3 p.m.

PREP FLAG FOOTBALL: East vs. Service, Anchorage Football Stadium, 4:30; Bartlett at South, 6 p.m.; Chugiak vs. West, AFS, 7:30 p.m.; Eagle River at Dimond, 7:30 p.m.

RUNNING: Bonny Sosa Tuesday Series, Kincaid Park, 6:30 p.m.

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Enny Romero combined with five relievers on a three-hitter in his major league debut as the Tampa Bay Rays registered a 3-1 victory over the fading Baltimore Orioles on Sunday.

Tampa Bay remained a half-game ahead of Cleveland in the AL wild-card race, but lead their closest competitor, Texas, by two games with one week remaining in the season.

athletics 11,twins 7

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Coco Crisp hit a three-run homer as Oakland wrapped up its second straight West title.

INDIANS 9, ASTROS 2

CLEVELAND -- Cleveland became the first team since the 1961 Yankees to sweep six four-game series in the same season.

ROYALS 4, RANGERS 0, 10 inn.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Justin Maxwell hit a two-out grand slam in the 10th.

GIANTS 2, YANKEES 1

NEW YORK -- After a loss to San Francisco, New York is danger of missing the playoffs for just the second time in 19 years.

WHITE SOX 6, TIGERS 3

DETROIT -- The Tigers magic number for the division title remained at two.

MARINERS 3, ANGELS 2

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Justin Smoak hit a tiebreaking two-run homer.

RED SOX 5, BLUE JAYS 2

BOSTON -- David Ortiz and Jackie Bradley Jr. homered and Felix Doubront gave up two runs and four hits over seven innings.

in his last start before moving to the bullpen for the playoffs.

R.A. Dickey (13-13) pitched a six-hitter with a season-high 11 strikeouts in his third complete game this year.

 



Associated Press