Amed Rosario had three hits and drove in three runs, and the New York Mets went from cheering on players in the Little League World Series to impressing the youngsters in an 8-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies.
Justin Verlander pitched just well enough to earn his 200th career win and the Houston Astros hit five home runs, beating the Oakland Athletics 9-4 Sunday to avoid a sweep and retake sole possession of the AL West lead.
Melky Cabrera hits fourth-inning grand slam as Cleveland Indians blank Baltimore Orioles 8-0. Starter Mike Clevinger pitched six scoreless innings and three relievers finished off Cleveland's AL-leading 13th shutout.
Omar Narvaez homered and drove in the go-ahead run with a single, the bullpen tossed seven scoreless innings and the Chicago White Sox rallied from a six-run deficit for a 7-6 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Sunday.
The Piedmont Pride summer college baseball team relies on "foster families" to help support the organization financially, but the families get plenty in return from spending time with the Pride's players.