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.