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Smith and Walker lead Mariners to 10-1 win over Angels

Smith & Walker lead Mariners to 10-1 win over Angels

SEATTLE (AP) — Seth Smith homered & Taijuan Walker pitched seven dominant innings to pace the Seattle Mariners to a 10-1 victory over the Angels on Monday night, dropping Los Angeles four games back in the AL wild card race.

Los Angeles is four games behind New York & Texas, & three games behind Minnesota. The Yankees, Rangers & Twins all won Monday night. Cleveland moreover won to move within a half-game of the Angels.

Smith's two-run homer keyed a three-run second as the Mariners erased a 1-0 deficit. Seattle broke it open with six runs in the seventh to make it 10-1.

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Martins scores late to salvage a point for Sounders

Martins scores late to salvage a point for Sounders

(Reuters) – The Seattle Sounders salvaged a 1-1 draw with San Jose Earthquakes thanks to a late goal by Obafemi Martins on Saturday as action concluded in Major League Soccer.

Martins delivered an over-the-shoulder volley in the 82nd minute as the Sounders eked out a point on the road at San Jose's Avaya Stadium.

The win allowed the Sounders (13-13-3) to move into fourth place in the Western Conference.

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Soccer-Martins scores late to salvage a point for Sounders

Soccer-Martins scores late to salvage a point for Sounders

Sept 12 (Reuters) – The Seattle Sounders salvaged a 1-1 draw with San Jose Earthquakes thanks to a late goal by Obafemi Martins on Saturday as action concluded in Major League Soccer.

Martins delivered an over-the-shoulder volley in the 82nd minute as the Sounders eked out a point on the road at San Jose's Avaya Stadium.

The win allowed the Sounders (13-13-3) to move into fourth place in the Western Conference.

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Martins scores late to salvage a point for Sounders

Martins scores late to salvage a point for Sounders

(Reuters) – The Seattle Sounders salvaged a 1-1 draw with San Jose Earthquakes thanks to a late goal by Obafemi Martins on Saturday as action concluded in Major League Soccer.

Martins delivered an over-the-shoulder volley in the 82nd minute as the Sounders eked out a point on the road at San Jose's Avaya Stadium.

The win allowed the Sounders (13-13-3) to move into fourth place in the Western Conference.

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Soccer-Martins scores late to salvage a point for Sounders

Soccer-Martins scores late to salvage a point for Sounders

Sept 12 (Reuters) – The Seattle Sounders salvaged a 1-1 draw with San Jose Earthquakes thanks to a late goal by Obafemi Martins on Saturday as action concluded in Major League Soccer.

Martins delivered an over-the-shoulder volley in the 82nd minute as the Sounders eked out a point on the road at San Jose's Avaya Stadium.

The win allowed the Sounders (13-13-3) to move into fourth place in the Western Conference.

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Martins scores late to salvage a point for Sounders

Martins scores late to salvage a point for Sounders

(Reuters) – The Seattle Sounders salvaged a 1-1 draw with San Jose Earthquakes thanks to a late goal by Obafemi Martins on Saturday as action concluded in Major League Soccer.

Martins delivered an over-the-shoulder volley in the 82nd minute as the Sounders eked out a point on the road at San Jose's Avaya Stadium.

The win allowed the Sounders (13-13-3) to move into fourth place in the Western Conference.

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Martins scores late to salvage a point for Sounders

Martins scores late to salvage a point for Sounders

(Reuters) – The Seattle Sounders salvaged a 1-1 draw with San Jose Earthquakes thanks to a late goal by Obafemi Martins on Saturday as action concluded in Major League Soccer.

Martins delivered an over-the-shoulder volley in the 82nd minute as the Sounders eked out a point on the road at San Jose's Avaya Stadium.

The win allowed the Sounders (13-13-3) to move into fourth place in the Western Conference.

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Impact-Galaxy Preview

Impact-Galaxy Preview

The Los Angeles Galaxy have been on a lengthy break since their longest win streak of 2015 ended, & that time off could prove crucial in a matchup with Didier Drogba.

The Montreal Impact's newest star will attempt to build on his stellar first MLS start in Saturday night's visit to Los Angeles.

The Galaxy (13-8-7) will play their first game since a 1-0 loss at San Jose on Aug. 28, which ended a four-game MLS win streak & a six-game run in all competitions. During that break, they dropped two points behind Vancouver in the Supporters' Shield race & Western Conference.

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Rizzo's slam helps power Cubs past D-Backs 14-5

Rizzo's slam helps power Cubs past D-Backs 14-5

CHICAGO (AP) — A steady breeze blowing in off Lake Michigan kept Wrigley Field comfortable Friday. It didn't contain or rad off the Chicago Cubs.

Anthony Rizzo hit a grand slam in Chicago's eight-run fifth inning, & rookie Addison Russell homered twice to power the Cubs & Jon Lester to a 14-5 rout of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

Javier Baez added a two-run shot – his first homer this season – & went 3 for 4 in his third game since his recall from the minors as the Cubs rolled to their third win in five games following a four-game losing streak.

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Rizzo's slam helps power Cubs past D-Backs 14-5

Rizzo's slam helps power Cubs past D-Backs 14-5

CHICAGO (AP) — A steady breeze blowing in off Lake Michigan kept Wrigley Field comfortable Friday. It didn't contain or rad off the Chicago Cubs.

Anthony Rizzo hit a grand slam in Chicago's eight-run fifth inning, & rookie Addison Russell homered twice to power the Cubs & Jon Lester to a 14-5 rout of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

Javier Baez added a two-run shot – his first homer this season – & went 3 for 4 in his third game since his recall from the minors as the Cubs rolled to their third win in five games following a four-game losing streak.

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