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Cespedes, Duda power Mets over Giants 11-4

Yoenis Cespedes had three hits including a two-run homer and Lucas Duda had three hits including a solo blast as the New York Mets defeated the San Francisco Giants 11-4.The win snapped the Mets' four-game losing streak.

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Phillies' Mark Leiter Jr. beats Diamondbacks, captures first big-league win

Baseball is amazing because a 22nd-round draft pick from the New Jersey Institute of Technology can stand 60 feet, 6 inches from one of the best hitters on the planet with just one pitch to compete on a night he would never forget. Mark Leiter Jr., in the sixth inning of Friday's 6-1 Phillies win, threw Paul Goldschmidt a cutter. Goldschmidt smacked it toward the right-field line.

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New Mariners scouting director Scott Hunter talks about upcoming MLB Draft

Mariners amateur scouting director Scott Hunter said "five to 10" players have separated themselves from the pack. That leaves the Mariners, who pick 17th, with a "wide variety" of possible choices.
Todd Milles tmilles@thenewstribune.com
New Mariners scouting director Scott Hunter talks about upcoming MLB Draft 0:52

New Mariners scouting director Scott Hunter talks about upcoming MLB Draft

King Felix gets royal reception from Tacoma fans 1:09

King Felix gets royal reception from Tacoma fans

King Felix shaky, but looking forward to one more Tacoma start 1:04

King Felix shaky, but looking forward to one more Tacoma start

Fans flock to buy tickets for Felix's rehab start with Tacoma Rainiers 0:32

Fans flock to buy tickets for Felix's rehab start with Tacoma Rainiers