— Javier Baez drilled a two-run homer and David Bote added a solo shot and four RBIs as the Cubs ripped the Tigers, 9-3. Winning pitcher Alec Mills gave up three runs over seven innings while striking out seven.
— Justin Smoak homered and drove in three as the Brewers doubled up the Reds, 4-2 to stop a four-game skid.
— Jack Flaherty made just his second start in 30 days and fired one-hit ball over five shutout innings of the Cardinals’ 9-3 pounding of the Royals. Paul DeJong and Paul Goldschmidt drove in three runs apiece, with Goldschmidt hitting a two-run homer.
— The Twins were 3-2 winners over the Indians as Kenta Maeda fanned seven while limiting Cleveland to a run and five hits over five innings. Nelson Cruz banged out a solo homer and Miguel Sano added a two-run blast that put Minnesota ahead 3-1 in the sixth.