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White Sox 8, Tigers 4
At Chicago, Carlos Quentin hit a three-run homer for the second straight game, rookie Daniel Hudson earned his first major league victory and Chicago won its third in 11 games.
Hudson (1-1) outpitched All-Star Edwin Jackson (13-8) over six solid innings, and Quentin broke it open with a drive to right that capped a four-run eighth and made it 8-2.
Angels 7, Athletics 4
At Anaheim, Calif., Kendry Morales homered and drove in three runs, and Los Angeles snapped its first four-game losing streak of the season.
Morales had three hits and Mike Napoli also homered for the Angels, who blew most of an early five-run lead before hanging on. Their first victory since last Monday, coupled with Texas' loss to Tampa Bay, reduced Los Angeles' magic number to two for clinching its third straight AL West title.
Rays 7, Rangers 6
At Arlington, Texas, Fernando Perez drove home the go-ahead run with a safety squeeze in the ninth inning and Tampa Bay overcame a five-run deficit to spoil Texas' home finale.
The Rangers led 5-0 when Brandon McCarthy threw his last pitch with two outs in the eighth, after an error by third baseman Chris Davis extended the inning. Four relievers faltered after that.
Blue Jays 5, Mariners 4
At Toronto, pinch-hitter Adam Lind had a tying RBI single in the eighth inning and Rod Barajas followed with a go-ahead double to rally the Blue Jays.
Brian Wolfe (2-2) was the winner in Toronto's home finale and Shawn Camp earned his first save since 2006 with Tampa Bay.
Indians 9, Orioles 0
At Cleveland, Kelly Shoppach hit a three-run homer, David Huff pitched eight strong innings and the Indians extended Baltimore's skid to 10 games.
The Orioles have scored 29 runs during the losing streak.
Asdrubal Cabrera tied a career high with four hits and drove in three runs as Cleveland swept a three-game series for the first time since July 24-26 at Seattle.
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