MLB roundup: Braves’ Spencer Strider flirts with no-no vs. Marlins


Spencer Strider struck out a season-high 13 batters in eight scoreless innings and Sam Hilliard hit a pair of residence runs to assist the Atlanta Braves finish their four-game shedding streak with an 11-0 win over the visiting Miami Marlins on Monday.

Strider retired the primary 18 batters he confronted. The right-game bid ended within the seventh when Jazz Chisholm Jr. reached on an error, rolling a routine grounder by the legs of first baseman Matt Olson. Jean Segura snapped the no-hitter with a line-drive single to left with one out within the eighth.

Strider (3-0) allowed two hits in his longest stint of the season and didn’t stroll a batter. He has pitched 16 consecutive scoreless innings and has allowed three hits throughout that span. Joe Jimenez pitched a scoreless ninth inning to complete the sport.

Edward Cabrera (1-2), who allowed a season-high 4 runs on 4 hits, took the loss. He yielded two homers and 4 walks with six strikeouts in 4 1/3 innings.

Rays 8, Astros 3

Wander Franco went 4-for-5 with two runs and an RBI as Tampa Bay continued to succeed in milestones by rallying previous the Houston in St. Petersburg, Fla., for its 14th straight residence win to begin the season.

The Rays used a four-run third inning to interrupt a tie with the 2009 Los Angeles Dodgers and declare the longest residence profitable streak to begin a marketing campaign since 1901. The all-time mark is a 21-0 residence begin by the 1880 Chicago White Stockings, the precursor to the Cubs.

Rookie Taj Bradley (3-0) gained in his third profession begin, permitting three runs on 4 hits in 5 innings. He fanned six. Jose Urquidy (1-2) surrendered six runs on seven hits in 2 2/3 innings.

Rockies 6, Guardians 0

Jurickson Profar homered and drove in three runs as Colorado snapped a three-game shedding skid with a win at Cleveland.

Mike Moustakas had three hits and Ezequiel Tovar had two RBIs for the Rockies, who had misplaced 11 of their earlier 12 video games. Austin Gomber (1-4) allowed three hits over 5 shutout innings for his first win since July 12, 2022.

The Guardians had been restricted to 4 hits and misplaced for the sixth time of their previous eight video games. Steven Kwan had three of the hits.

Orioles 5, Crimson Sox 4

Baltimore overcame a four-run deficit and prolonged its profitable streak to seven video games by beating visiting Boston within the opener of a three-game collection.

It was a 4-4 recreation till Austin Hays drove in Jorge Mateo with a single within the fifth inning. Rafael Devers hit his American League-leading ninth residence run of the season for Boston, which acquired a solo residence run from Triston Casas and three hits from Masataka Yoshida.

Baltimore starter Dean Kremer (2-0) allowed 4 runs on seven hits in 5 2/3 innings. He struck out 5 and walked one. Yennier Cano pitched a scoreless ninth inning for his first profession save.

Reds 7, Rangers 6

TJ Friedl hit a walk-off single as Cincinnati ended its six-game shedding streak with a win over visiting Texas.

Spencer Steer went 2-for-4 with a two-run triple and two runs, whereas Friedl went 2-for-4 with an RBI and a run and India went 1-for-3 with three runs for the Reds. Alexis Diaz (1-1) pitched a scoreless ninth to choose up the win to culminate a stellar efficiency by the Reds’ bullpen, which allowed only one hit over the ultimate 5 innings.

Josh Jung went 2-for-4 with two residence runs and three RBIs and Ezequiel Duran went 3-for-4 with a double and a run for Texas, which misplaced for simply the second time in eight video games.

Blue Jays 5, White Sox 2

Cavan Biggio hit a go-ahead, three-run residence run within the fourth inning and Toronto defeated visiting Chicago within the opener of a three-game collection.

It was the fifth loss in a row for the White Sox whereas the Blue Jays have gained two straight. Toronto’s Chris Bassitt (3-2) allowed two runs in 6 1/3 innings earlier than exiting due to decrease again tightness. Three relievers accomplished the Blue Jays’ three-hitter, with Jordan Romano incomes his eighth save by tossing a 1-2-3 ninth inning.

Chicago right-hander Lance Lynn (0-3) allowed 4 runs in 5 innings.

Tigers 4, Brewers 2

Nick Maton hit a three-run homer and visiting Detroit snapped a four-game shedding streak by defeating Milwaukee.

Javier Baez reached base thrice and scored a run for Detroit within the opener of a three-game interleague collection. Matthew Boyd (1-1) gave up two runs on 5 hits in 5 innings. He struck out eight and walked one. Alex Lange fanned two in an ideal ninth inning for his second save.

William Contreras and Mike Brosseau hit solo homers for the Brewers. Colin Rea (0-1) allowed 4 runs in 5 innings.

Twins 6, Yankees 1

Two ex-New York gamers got here by for Minnesota as Sonny Grey pitched seven scoreless innings and Joey Gallo hit his sixth residence run of the season within the Twins’ win at Minneapolis.

Grey (3-0), who posted a 4.51 ERA in 41 video games with the Yankees within the ultimate two months of 2017 and all of 2018, held the Yankees to 3 hits and two walks whereas putting out eight. He ended the evening with a major-league-best 0.62 ERA.

Gallo socked his third homer since coming back from a proper intercostal pressure that prevented him from taking part in within the groups’ four-game collection April 13-16 in New York. The Yankees misplaced for the third time in 4 video games and had been held to 3 runs or fewer for the ninth time in 11 video games.

A’s 11, Angels 10 (10 innings)

Brent Rooker and Jesus Aguilar hit back-to-back homers in each the primary and third innings, but it surely was a two-run double by Ryan Noda within the tenth that snapped a tie and helped elevate Oakland previous Los Angeles in Anaheim, Calif.

After the A’s scored thrice within the prime of the tenth, the Angels obtained a two-run homer within the backside of the inning from Brandon Drury, his second of the sport. Nonetheless, Jeurys Familia was in a position to publish his second save by getting Mike Trout to hit right into a power play with the potential tying and profitable runs on base.

Adam Oller (1-0) threw two scoreless innings for the win.

Giants 4, Cardinals 0

Alex Cobb threw the second shutout of his 12-year profession and San Francisco opened a four-game residence collection in opposition to St. Louis with a victory.

J.D. Davis capped a four-run seventh inning with a three-run residence run. Activated off the injured listing earlier than the sport to make his Giants debut, Mitch Haniger contributed a sacrifice fly to the seventh-inning rebellion. Cobb (1-1) allowed six hits and one stroll whereas putting out 4 in simply his fifth profession full recreation.

Cardinals starter Jordan Montgomery (2-3) took a shutout into the seventh inning and was saddled with the loss as a result of he was charged an unearned run. He gave up 5 hits and one stroll in his six-plus innings, putting out six.

Diamondbacks 5, Royals 4

Geraldo Perdomo and Pavin Smith every collected two hits and Arizona scored the go-ahead run on an eighth-inning error in a win over Kansas Metropolis in Phoenix.

With one out within the backside of the eighth, Christian Walker walked and Gabriel Moreno singled, shifting Walker to 3rd in opposition to Aroldis Chapman (0-1). Nick Ahmed adopted with a floor ball to first baseman Vinnie Pasquantino, whose errant throw to residence plate allowed Walker to attain.

Kansas Metropolis had rallied to tie the sport at 4 within the prime of the eighth in opposition to Andrew Chafin (2-0). Arizona starter Tommy Henry made his first look of the season, and he allowed three runs in 4 1/3 innings.

–Discipline Degree Media