J.D. Martinez lined a two-out RBI single to deep left field with the bases loaded in the ninth inning, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Miami Marlins 3-2 to clinch the top wild card in the National League
Manager Ned Yost says that after a first inning in which he wasn't sharp, Ian Kennedy was "much, much better," though the Royals lost the rubber game of the series to the White Sox.
Miami Marlins right-hander Dan Straily discusses his start Sunday evening and says the team left it all on the field but just got beat by the Diamondbacks.
Jorge Polanco and Eduardo Escobar homered, and Minnesota beat the Detroit Tigers 10-4 to complete a four-game sweep that moved the Twins closer to securing a wild-card berth in the playoffs
Oakland Athletics catcher Bruce Maxwell pressed a hand to his heart and took to a knee for the national anthem for the second straight day, part of the protest movement that has been criticized by President Donald Trump
Clayton Kershaw became the first 18-game winner in the majors, pitching eight stingy innings to lead the Los Angeles Dodgers over the San Francisco Giants 3-1
Gerardo Parra hit a tiebreaking single in a two-run third inning, Pat Valaika and Charlie Blackmon hit consecutive home runs in the ninth and the Colorado Rockies beat San Diego 8-4 to open a two-game lead over Milwaukee for the second NL wild card
Mets ace Noah Syndergaard tossed one scoreless inning against Washington, throwing just five pitches in his first major league game since partially tearing his right lat muscle on April 30
Khris Davis hit another big home run, Jharel Cotton pitched five shutout innings of one-hit ball and the Oakland Athletics extended their season-best winning streak to seven games with an 8-1 victory over the Texas Rangers
The New York Yankees returned to the playoffs after a one-year absence, clinching no worse than a wild card as Greg Bird's three-run homer led them over the Toronto Blue Jays 5-1
Max Scherzer struck out 10 and outpitched Jacob deGrom in a matchup of aces, and the Washington Nationals edged the New York Mets 3-2 to clinch home-field advantage in the NL Division Series
Corey Kluber threw seven strong innings to become the first 18-game winner in the American League, and the Cleveland Indians beat the Seattle Mariners 4-2
The Los Angeles Dodgers clinched their fifth straight NL West title, beating the San Francisco Giants 4-2 as Cody Bellinger set an NL rookie record with his 39th home run