Astros 12, Rockies 0: At Houston, Lance Berkman homered and had four RBIs and Wandy Rodriguez won for just the third time in eight starts as the Astros beat Colorado for their first shutout at home this season.
Giants 13, Diamondbacks 0: At San Francisco, rookie Tim Lincecum struck out a career-high 12 batters, Bengie Molina hit a three-run homer and Ryan Klesko homered and drove in four runs in the Giants’ victory over Arizona.
Marlins 6, Braves 5 (10): At Miami, Josh Willingham had a career-best five hits, including a game-ending single in the 10th inning that gave Florida a victory over Atlanta.
Dodgers 5, Padres 0: At Los Angeles, Chad Billingsley tossed three-hit ball for seven innings, Matt Kemp and Rafael Furcal homered and the Dodgers beat San Diego to avoid a three-game sweep.
Nationals 3, Pirates 2: At Pittsburgh, Jesus Flores’ first major league homer, a two-run drive in the sixth inning, gave slumping Washington a three-run lead and the Nationals ended a five-game losing streak by holding off the Pirates.
Cubs 5, Brewers 1: At Chicago, Jason Marquis allowed four hits in seven innings to win for the first time in almost two months and the Cubs beat Milwaukee.
Phillies 5, Mets 3: At Philadelphia, Jimmy Rollins hit a two-run homer, Kyle Kendrick pitched effectively into the seventh inning and the Phillies salvaged the finale of a four-game series, beating New York.
Cardinals 11, Reds 7: At Cincinnati, Ryan Ludwick hit two home runs to lead St. Louis to a victory over the Reds.
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