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There's a sense that this weekend's four-game series between the Washington Nationals and the Chicago Cubs may well be a playoff preview.
The Boston Red Sox are in New York over the weekend as they continue their storied rivalry with the Bronx Bombers at Yankee Stadium.
The Rangers got a lead-off home run from Rougned Odor, but that would be all the offense Texas could muster in a 3-1 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays.
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The LA Dodgers headed into Tuesday's contest with Tampa Bay having scored just 12 runs in their last seven games and not surprisingly had lost six of them.
The Washington Nationals drove in two runs in the top of the first inning and that would be all that Gio Gonzales (2-1) would need to defeat the Kansas City Royals.
The Chicago Cubs improved to a MLB leading 18-6 on the season Monday, as they dispatched Pittsburgh 7-2 in the first contest of a three game series at PNC Park.