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Los Angeles Dodgers Chris Taylor celebrates with Logan Forsythe after scoring on a Corey Seager two-run single as Justin Turner watches against the Detroit Tigers in the second inning of a baseball game in Detroit Friday Aug. 18 2017. (A

Los Angeles Dodgers Chris Taylor celebrates with Logan Forsythe after scoring on a Corey Seager two-run single as Justin Turner watches against the Detroit Tigers in the second inning of a baseball game in Detroit Friday Aug. 18 2017. (A

Newly acquired outfielder Curtis Granderson hit his first home run as a Dodger on Sunday, a solo shot off Justin Verlander that was Los Angeles' lone run in a 6-1 loss to the Tigers in Detroit.

Alex Avila's two-run single capped a three-run rally in the bottom of the 10th inning as the former Tiger and White Sox catcher helped the Cubs defeat the visiting Toronto Blue Jays at Wrigley Field on Sunday, 6-5.

Meanwhile, Dodgers starter Kenta Maeda was matching Verlander through five ideal innings before faltering in the sixth.

A Twins 12, Diamondbacks 5: Eddie Rosario hit a grand slam in a nine-run first inning, and Minnesota routed visiting Arizona to complete a three-game sweep. Back-to-back doubles by Andrew Romine and Dixon Machado followed.

The Tigers snapped a six-game losing streak; the Dodgers saw their six-game winning streak end.

Cameron Maybin delivered a tiebreaking, pinch-hit RBI single in the eighth inning, and Los Angeles won two of the three games in the series.

Bell belted a towering two-run homer in the first inning and added a two-run single in the third off Mike Leake in the inaugural MLB Little League Classic.

Snell gave up two hits and struck out eight in seven innings to win his second consecutive start after failing to win in his first 14 starts this season.

Right-hander Miguel Gonzalez pitched six shutout innings as Chicago slowed the Texas offense. Michael Fulmer was shaky in his return from the DL on Monday in Texas, allowing five runs in five innings over 75 pitches.

The Cubs rebounded after Toronto scored twice in the top the 10th, giving Chicago its sixth win in eight games.

A Phillies 5, Giants 2: Rookie Rhys Hoskins homered again, sending Philadelphia over host San Francisco.

Brewers starter Chase Anderson (7-2) gave up two hits and one first-inning run in five innings in his first start for Milwaukee since he sustained a strained left oblique on June 28.

A Nationals 4, Padres 1: Gio Gonzalez allowed only five singles and struck out eight to lead Washington to a road win.

A Braves 8, Reds 1: Tyler Flowers' grand slam broke open a close game in Atlanta's six-run fifth inning, leading to a thrashing of visiting Cincinnati.

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