Archive for Sunday, August 6, 2006

Orioles hold Yanks to one hit

August 6, 2006


— Rookie Adam Loewen and two relievers combined on a one-hitter, Miguel Tejada went 3-for-4 and scored twice, and the Baltimore Orioles beat Mike Mussina and the New York Yankees, 5-0, Saturday.

The loss snapped a five-game winning streak for the Yankees, whose lone hit was a clean first-inning single to right by Bobby Abreu.

Loewen (2-3) came in with one win in eight starts and a 6.44 earned-run average. The left-hander struck out eight and walked five.

Athletics 5, Mariners 2

Seattle - Dan Haren pitched seven strong innings, and Oakland won its 11th straight over Seattle. The win streak is now tied for the second longest in Oakland history against one team.

Devil Rays 8, Red Sox 5

St. Petersburg, Fla. - Casey Fossum held his former team to one run in six innings, and Greg Norton homered and drove in two runs as Tampa Bay defeated Boston.

Tigers 4, Indians 3

Detroit - Ivan Rodriguez hit a game-winning two-run homer with two outs in the ninth inning off struggling reliever Fausto Carmona (1-7).

Angels 10, Rangers 3

Anaheim, Calif. - Juan Rivera homered and drove in four runs, Garret Anderson had three RBIs, and Los Angeles ended a three-game skid.

White Sox 7, Blue Jays 1

Toronto - Javier Vazquez struck out a season-high 13 in eight innings, Paul Konerko drove in four runs, and Chicago handed Toronto its seventh straight loss.


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