Thursday’s American League results
Orioles 10, Rays 6 — Matt Wieters hit a grand slam in the bottom of the 10th inning and host Baltimore withstood four solo homers by Tampa Bay. Nolan Reimold and Steve Pearce also homered for the Orioles, who took two of three from their AL East rivals.
Mariners 2, Tigers 0 — Kyle Seager hit a two-out RBI double off Justin Verlander in the seventh inning to break a scoreless tie and help lift host Seattle. Justin Verlander (2-2) gave up a two-out single to Robert Andino. Seager then hit the first pitch into the left-field corner. Andino raced around from first. Endy Chavez followed with a single to left, scoring Seager. Detroit catcher Alex Avila caught the throw from left fielder Andy Dirks, but did not position himself in front of the plate to block Seager’s slide. He slid under the tag.
Blue Jays 3, White Sox 1 — Knuckleballer R.A. Dickey threw six shutout innings before leaving with soreness in his neck and back, and Rajai Davis had two hits to lead host Toronto. Dickey (2-2) allowed two hits, both singles. The reigning NL Cy Young Award winner, walked one, struck out a season-high seven. Dickey retired the first 11 White Sox batters before Alex Rios hit a two-out single to center in the fourth.
Thursday’s National League results
Brewers 7, Giants 2 — Yovanni Gallardo homered and struck out six in his first start since being arrested on a drunken driving charge, and host Milwaukee completed a three-game sweep. Gallardo (1-1) was arrested early Tuesday morning. The right-hander allowed five hits, one walk and one earned run in six innings. Ryan Braun and Jonathan Lucroy also homered for Milwaukee.
Rockies 11, Mets 3 — Jon Garland pitched seven solid innings in bitter cold, and Troy Tulowitzki homered and hit a go-ahead single to lead Colorado. Dexter Fowler and Josh Rutledge also hit home runs as the Rockies won their sixth in a row at Coors Field.
Braves 6, Pirates 4 — Evan Gattis hit a two-run pinch home run with one out in the top of the eighth to break a 4-all tie and lift visiting Atlanta. Craig Kimbrel struck out all three batters he faced to earn his seventh save. Chris Johnson hit a two-run homer and had two singles for the Braves.
Cardinals 4, Phillies 3 — Carlos Beltran hit a go-ahead homer in the eighth, Adam Wainwright pitched seven solid innings and visiting St. Louis escaped a ninth-inning jam. Philadelphia put runners at first and third with nobody out against Edward Mujica, but the fill-in closer retired three consecutive batters to preserve the victory. Yadier Molina had three hits for the Cardinals
Reds 11, Marlins 1 — Shin-Soo Choo singled, doubled and scored twice, helping left-hander Tony Cingrani get a victory in his first major-league start, and host Cincinnati won its fourth in a row. The 23-year-old Cingrani gave up five hits, including Justin Ruggiano’s homer, in five innings.
Thursday’s interleague results
Diamondbacks 6, Yankees 2 — Cody Ross hit a go-ahead single in the 12th inning, Eric Chavez followed with a three-run double against his former team and visiting Arizona won. Robinson Cano started New York’s comeback from a 2-0 deficit with a sixth-inning homer off Patrick Corbin. Francesco Cervelli tied the score with a home run in the ninth.
Cubs 6, Rangers 2 — Alfonso Soriano hit his first home run of the season, Anthony Rizzo also homered and host Chicago won at a soggy Wrigley Field. Rizzo hit a two-run homer in the third inning and Soriano followed with a shot that gave the Cubs a 5-0 lead.
— Associated Press