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Sunday’s games

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American League

Yankees 1, Red Sox 0: In New York, Randy Johnson allowed only a soft single in seven innings, and Jason Giambi homered off Tim Wakefield to give the Yankees a victory over Boston.

Angels 6, White Sox 1: In Chicago, John Lackey pitched seven shutout innings, and Los Angeles hit three first-inning home runs in a victory over the White Sox that completed a three-game sweep.

Rangers 7, Athletics 4: In Arlington, Texas, Mark Teixeira hit a tiebreaking, three-run homer as Texas beat Oakland.

Indians 12, Twins 4: In Cleveland, Cliff Lee won his seventh straight decision and the Indians hit for the cycle on the first nine pitches they saw in a rout of Minnesota. It was Cleveland’s seventh win in a row.

Devil Rays 6, Blue Jays 5: In St. Petersburg, Fla., Travis Lee hit a tying infield single in the ninth, then drove in the winning run on an 11th-inning grounder to help Tampa Bay rally for a victory over Toronto.

Tigers 14, Royals 4: In Detroit, Placido Polanco had four hits, including a home run, to power an 18-hit attack that carried the Tigers to a victory over Kansas City.

National League

Braves 9, Nationals 7: In Washington, Chipper Jones and Andruw Jones hit consecutive homers off closer Chad Cordero with two outs in the ninth inning, rallying Atlanta to a victory over the Nationals.

Phillies 11, Marlins 1: In Philadelphia, Pat Burrell hit a three-run homer and had four RBIs, Jon Lieber pitched seven innings and the Phillies beat Florida.

Dodgers 7, Padres 3: In Los Angeles, Jose Cruz Jr. and rookie Dioner Navarro hit back-to-back homers in the fourth, and the Dodgers beat San Diego.

Mets 7, Cardinals 2: In St. Louis, Pedro Martinez stopped New York’s six-game losing streak, pitching eight strong innings in a victory over the Cardinals.

Cubs 3, Giants 2: In San Francisco, Neifi Perez hit a tiebreaking RBI double in the eighth inning against his former team, and Chicago beat the Giants.

Brewers 4, Astros 2: In Milwaukee, Rickie Weeks hit a two-run homer, and Rick Helling pitched seven strong innings to lead the Brewers over Houston.

Rockies 7, Diamondbacks 2: In Denver, Aaron Cook won his fifth straight decision, and Matt Holliday keyed a six-run fourth inning with a three-run double as Colorado beat Arizona.

Reds 5, Pirates 3: In Cincinnati, pinch-hitter Austin Kearns had a tying two-run single and Felipe Lopez delivered the go-ahead hit as the Reds came from behind to beat Pittsburgh.

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