July 8, 2014 in Sports

Three stars

Top performers from the Inland Northwest and beyond:

Manny Machado

Went 5-6 with a homer, two runs and two RBIs as the Orioles beat the Nationals 8-2.

James Shields

Pitched seven scoreless innings and struck out 10 as the Royals blanked the Rays 6-0.

Jon Singleton

Batted 3-4 with two runs and four RBIs as the Astros snapped a losing streak, beating Texas 12-7.

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