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Royals 7, Indians 0
At Cleveland, Kyle Davies carried a no-hit bid into the sixth inning and won his fourth straight start.
Davies (8-9) held the Indians hitless until Shin-Soo Choo lined a single to center to open the sixth. The right-hander walked six and struck out three over six innings.
John Buck and Billy Butler each had two RBIs in the Royals' sixth win in seven games.
Twins 8, Athletics 0
At Minneapolis, Joe Mauer had three hits, including his 27th home run, and rookie Brian Duensing helped the Twins avoid a sweep.
Duensing (3-1) scattered eight hits and three walks over seven innings to win his third straight decision. He struck out six for the Twins, who remained 5 1/2 games behind first-place Detroit in the AL Central.
Rangers 7, Mariners 2, 1st game
Mariners 5, Rangers 0, 2nd game
At Arlington, Texas, Ichiro Suzuki beat out an infield single to become the first player in major league history with at least 200 hits in nine straight seasons, Felix Hernandez (15-5) scattered four hits over seven shutout innings, and Seattle split a doubleheader.
In his second at-bat of the nightcap, Suzuki hit a slow roller to shortstop Elvis Andrus, beating his throw for No. 200 and driving in a run to make it 2-0.
Seattle got an RBI double from Jose Lopez off rookie Derek Holland (7-11) in the first inning of the second game, and Jack Wilson's run-scoring single in the fourth made it 3-0.
In the opener, Tommy Hunter threw a six-hitter for his first complete game and the Rangers hit three homers. Hunter (8-3), a rookie, struck out three and walked one in his 15th big league start.
Seattle rookie Doug Fister (2-2) gave up five runs and 10 hits in 4 2-3 innings.
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