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Rays 7, Blue Jays 3
At Toronto, Carlos Pena hit two two-run homers, giving him 200 for his career, and James Shields pitched 6 2-3 innings for Tampa Bay.
Pena went 2 for 5 with four RBIs and has more home runs (37) than singles (35) for the Rays, who have won eight of 10.
Toronto (57-67) has lost 10 of 13 and is a season-low 10 games below .500.
Shields (8-10) allowed three runs and eight hits. He walked two and struck out five.
Pena hit both homers off Brett Cecil (5-3).
Royals 6, Indians 2
At Kansas City, Mo., Zack Greinke struck out a team-record 15 in eight innings and the Royals ended a five-game skid.
Greinke (12-8) passed his career high with 12 strikeouts in the first six innings, then broke Mark Gubicza's 21-year-old team record of 14 by getting Andy Marte in the seventh.
Mike Jacobs drove in two runs and Miguel Olivo hit his career-high 17th homer off Justin Masterson (4-5), who allowed four runs and seven hits in six innings.
Twins 7, Orioles 6
At Minneapolis, Delmon Young's fourth hit of the game scored Michael Cuddyer in the bottom of the ninth inning for the Twins, who won a season-best fifth straight.
Justin Morneau hit his 29th homer and Jose Mijares (2-2) pitched one inning for the win.
Michael Aubrey had a double and three RBIs for the Orioles, who led 5-3 going into the sixth.
Mariners 4, Athletics 2, 10 innings
At Seattle, Defensive-replacement Ryan Langerhans homered off Craig Breslow with one out in the bottom of the 10th inning for the Mariners.
Breslow (5-7) entered the game tied in losses among AL relievers.
Russell Branyan hit his 31st homer and Mark Lowe (2-6) pitched the 10th for the win after starter Ryan Rowland-Smith allowed nine hits and two runs in 6 1-3 innings.
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