August 29, 2012 in Sports

Today’s Best

Top performers from the Inland Northwest and beyond:

Pedro Alvarez

Had four hits, including two homers, and drove in four runs in Pittsburgh’s 9-0 win over St. Louis.

Dustin Ackley

Hit a three-run homer in the fifth inning to power the Mariners to a 5-2 win over Minnesota.

Yu Darvish

Struck out 10 over seven innings for Texas to win a 1-0 duel against Tampa Bay’s James Shields.

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