LOS ANGELES ANGELS baserunner Taylor Ward (3) is tagged out at home by San Diego Padres catcher A.J. Ellis on a fielder’s choice hit by Jaime Barria during the second inning of a baseball game on Tuesday in San Diego. The Angels rolled to a 7-3 victory. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

LOS ANGELES ANGELS baserunner Taylor Ward (3) is tagged out at home by San Diego Padres catcher A.J. Ellis on a fielder’s choice hit by Jaime Barria during the second inning of a baseball game on Tuesday in San Diego. The Angels rolled to a 7-3 victory. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

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Ronald Acuna Jr. became the youngest player in major league history to homer in five straight games, hitting a leadoff shot on the first pitch and later adding a three-run drive to help the surging Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 10-6 on Tuesday night.

Giants 2, Dodgers 1

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Yasiel Puig took a swing at Giants catcher Nick Hundley during a benches-clearing scrap in the seventh inning, then Alen Hanson hit an RBI single in the ninth to lift San Francisco over the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Angels 7, Padres 3

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Justin Upton had three hits, including a home run for the second straight night, and drove in three runs to lead the Los Angeles Angels over San Diego.

A’s 3, Mariners 2

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Jed Lowrie hit his 100th career homer long after his line drive knocked Mariners ace James Paxton out of the game, and the Oakland Athletics moved within one game of the slumping Houston Astros for the AL West lead.

White Sox 6, Tigers 3

DETROIT (AP) — Ryan LaMarre hit his first major league home run, a drive that bounced off the top of the bullpen shelter in left field and into the hands of his uncle, as Chicago beat Detroit.

Rockies 5, Astros 1

HOUSTON (AP) — Nolan Arenado and Trevor Story each went deep, German Marquez pitched well in a matchup with Justin Verlander, and Colorado beat slumping Houston.

Cardinals 6, Nationals 4

ST. LOUIS (AP) — John Gant homered for his first major league hit and pitched one-run ball into the sixth inning, helping St. Louis to its season-high seventh consecutive victory.

Indians 8, Reds 1

CINCINNATI (AP) — Jose Ramirez hit his 36th home run and Cleveland ace Corey Kluber extended his dominance over Cincinnati.

Brewers 7, Cubs 0

CHICAGO (AP) — Ryan

Braun hit two of Milwaukee’s four homers, Jhoulys Chacin struck out 10 in seven innings and the Brewers cut into the Cubs NL Central lead.

Yankees 4, Rays 1

NEW YORK (AP) — J.A. Happ allowed one soft single in seven shutout innings to win his third consecutive start since being traded from Toronto to the New York Yankees.

D-Backs 6, Rangers 4

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Paul Goldschmidt hit his 27th homer to put Arizona ahead to stay, and All-Star lefty Patrick Corbin worked seven innings for his 10th victory.

Twins 5, Pirates 2

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jorge Polanco got two hits, scored twice and drove in two runs and Miguel Sano hit a two-run homer, leading Minnesota over Pittsburgh.

Blue Jays 6, Royals 5

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kevin Pillar hit a two-run homer with two outs in the eighth inning to lift Toronto over Kansas.

Orioles 6, Mets 3

BALTIMORE (AP) — Chris Davis, Adam Jones and Tim Beckham each homered to back a strong performance by starter Andrew Cashner, and Baltimore snapped a five-game skid.

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