CLEVELAND — Trevor Bauer struck out eleven and allowed three hits in six innings Monday evening, and the Cleveland Indians hit four home runs in routing the Minnesota Twins, 10-0.
Bauer 11-6 has 206 strikeouts this season, one at the back of Chris Sale of Boston for the AL lead. He has 10 double-figure strikeout games, tying him with Sale for the league lead. Bauer also leads the AL with 15923 innings.
Edwin Encarnacion drove in four runs, together with a 3-run homer in the seventh. Yonder Alonso, Brandon Guyer and Jason Kipnis additionally homered for Cleveland, which leads Minnesota by 10 games in the AL important.
Alonso’s home run started Cleveland’s four-run fourth and Capsa Susun Guyer brought a two-run shot, each coming off Kyle Gibson 5-9. Matt Belisle gave up Kipnis’ leadoff homer in the sixth and Encarnacion’s blast.
The Indians scored two unearned runs in the first, together with Jose Ramirez’s sacrifice fly that changed into caught in horrible territory by second baseman Logan Forsythe, placing Cleveland forward.
METS 6, REDS 4: Rookie Jeff McNeil homered in getting three more hits, main big apple at home.
Wilmer Flores, enjoying on his twenty seventh birthday, and Austin Jackson every had three hits, and Kevin Plawecki homered for the Mets.
MARLINS 2, CARDINALS 1: Javy Guerra cleaned up a ninth-inning mess created through struggling closer Kyle Barraclough, getting Yadier Molina to hit right into a double play to conclusion Miami’s victory at home.
After Wei-Yin Chen pitched 5 2three innings of one-hit ball, Miami led 2-0 going into the ninth.
ATHLETICS-TIGERS: Oakland got correct-hander Mike Fiers from Detroit for 2 gamers to be named or cash. Fiers, 33, is 7-6 with a 3.48 era this season.
Fiers became with the Astros remaining 12 months however he wasn’t blanketed on any of their postseason rosters. He did make one aid look for Houston within the 2015 division series.
WHITE SOX: Chicago placed outfielder Leury Garcia on the 10-day disabled listing with a left hamstring stress.
The White Sox additionally optioned catcher Dustin Garneau to Triple-A Charlotte. Catcher Kevan Smith changed into activated from the paternity list and outfielder Ryan LaMarre became introduced up from Charlotte.
YANKEES: Left-hander J.A. Happ is on course to start Thursday in opposition t Texas after being sidelined with the aid of hand, foot and mouth disorder.
supervisor Aaron Boone said Happ is no longer contagious. Assuming every thing goes neatly over the next couple of days, Boone noted Happ may be in line to begin towards the Rangers within the opener of an 11-online game homestand.
MARINERS: Robinson Cano is starting a rehab project with Seattle’s Triple-A affiliate as he prepares for his return from his 80-online game suspension for violating baseball’s joint drug agreement.
Cano is anticipated to play two games with Tacoma against Colorado Springs. He might also play for class A Everett later within the week. Cano is eligible to rejoin the Mariners on Aug. 14 whereas the team is in Oakland.