Felix Hernandez pitches his 11th career shutout after Cruz breaks up a scoreless tie with a 3-run home run into the stingray tank at Tropicana Field. Alex Rodriguez passes Lou Gehrig on the all-time RBI list. And more! Check here frequently for updates on all of the action from Wednesday.
Padres had lost four straight and seven of eight, falling to 20-24 and putting manager Bud Black's job in possible jeopardy. But Justin Upton's big day at the plate led the way to a positive day. That, plus Bernie Williams gets treated like a legend at Yankee Stadium in the Eye on MLB.
Royals have the best record in MLB after winning 5-0 on strength of two Kendrys Morales home runs (plus great pitching from Chris Young and the bullpen). PLUS: Key highlights from other games around the league.
It's Houston's best start over 41 games in franchise history. The Nationals won their fifth straight, beating the Yankees after Bryce Harper was ejected in the third inning. On the West Coast, the Giants shut out the Dodgers.