Monday, June 29
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Ryan Braun and Adam Lind hit two-run homers in the eighth inning and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Minnesota Twins 5-3 on Sunday. Will Smith retired the Twins in order in the eighth. Reliever Casey Fien gave up Braun's 15th homer that broke a 1-all tie and Lind's drive.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Kyle Voska, Ben Polland, Austin Peters, Shawn Warren and Shane Zywiec each shot 4-under 68 on Sunday to share the first-round lead in the PGA Professional National Championship. Eighteen of the 20 players under par in the 312-player field opened at Militia Hill. Left-hander Rob Moss and Zack King led the way on the Wissahickon Course at 1-under 69.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals hit a season-high six doubles to sweep the Chicago Cubs with a 4-1 victory Sunday night that extended their winning streak to six games. Jason Heyward, Yadier Molina and Matt Carpenter had run-scoring doubles for St. Louis. Martinez allowed one run on two hits in six innings with six strikeouts for the Cardinals.
DETROIT (AP) — James McCann homered in the bottom of the ninth inning to complete a dramatic Detroit comeback as the Tigers beat the Chicago White Sox 5-4 on Sunday. Detroit trailed 4-0 before scoring four runs in the eighth off Chicago starter Jeff Samardzija (suh-MAHR'-juh). Victor Martinez tied it with a three-run double.