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Musgrove pitches Padres' first no-hitter

(AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez)

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) A long-time member of the Friar Faithful, Joe Musgrove knew all about San Diego's no-hitter history.

There wasn't any.

Until now.


Roberts says Bauer 'singled out' by umps

LOS ANGELES (AP) Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said he believes right-hander Trevor Bauer is being "singled out" by Major League Baseball after umpires in Oakland collected several baseballs he threw in his last start, apparently to examine for foreign substances.

Roberts also acknowledged Friday that he has noticed umpires collecting sample balls from every pitcher as part of the sport's crackdown this season on pitchers tampering with balls.


Reds top Arizona in 10, win 6th straight

PHOENIX (AP) Tucker Barnhart hit a run-scoring single in the 10th inning, Tyler Naquin crushed his big league-best fifth homer, and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-5 on Friday night.

Eugenio Suarez started the 10th on second base and Barnhart brought him home with a two-out single to left-center off Alex Young (0-2). Cincinnati's Amir Garrett got out of a bases-loaded jam to earn his second save, retiring Pavin Smith on a slow grounder for the final out.


Dodgers get rings, beat Nationals 1-0

LOS ANGELES (AP) Justin Turner's fond memories of the Los Angeles Dodgers' championship last fall will always be weighted by slight disappointment in the weird way it all ended for him personally.

After receiving the ring symbolizing last season's success Friday, Turner made sure his memories of this particular celebratory day will only be sweet.


Ohtani has HR, 4 RBIs as Angels top Jays

DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) Shohei Ohtani homered and drove in four runs, Andrew Heaney pitched six scoreless innings and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-1 on Friday night.

Ohtani completed a four-run second with a three-run double to deep right-center off T.J. Zeuch. He also connected for a 422-foot solo drive to center during Los Angeles' three-run fifth.


Olson's 3-run HR lifts A's over Astros

HOUSTON (AP) Matt Olson's tiebreaking three-run homer in the eighth inning lifted the Oakland Athletics to a 6-2 win over Houston Astros on Friday night.

The victory comes after the Astros beat the A's five times in this young season and is just the second win overall for Oakland this year.


Cueto falls 1 out shy of CG, Giants win

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) With that familiar flair and flip of his dreadlocks, Johnny Cueto entertained everyone once again. And he dominated like the old days, too.

And oh how the baseball-starved San Francisco fans loved every moment of it.


Rays rough up Yanks' Kluber to end skid

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) The Tampa Bay Rays insist it didn't matter who was on the other side of the field.

Yes, it felt good to unveil a couple of more title banners at Tropicana Field and beat the New York Yankees 10-5 in their home opener Friday. However, the reigning AL champions said it was important to break out of an early-season offensive funk regardless of the opponent.


Reyes' HR backs Plesac as Indians win

CLEVELAND (AP) Franmil Reyes homered twice and Zach Plesac pitched seven dominant innings after getting an early lead to give the Cleveland Indians a 4-1 win Friday night over the Detroit Tigers, who scratched starter Julio Teheran just before the first pitch.

Reyes hit a two-run homer in the first off emergency starter Derek Holland (0-1) and added a 446-foot solo shot in the sixth to make it 4-0.