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Chris Resop (0-3) got the loss.
RAYS 3, PHILLIES 2, 1ST GAME
RAYS 7, PHILLIES 3, 2ND GAME
PHILADELPHIA (AP) _ Brooks Conrad hit a pair of two-run doubles off winless Philadelphia ace Cliff Lee and Tampa Bay swept a day-night doubleheader.
Lee (0-4) allowed five runs and six hits in seven innings. The 2008 AL Cy Young Award winner hasn’t won a game since last Sept. 26.
Brandon Gomes (2-2) earned the win with 2 2-3 scoreless innings.
In the opener, Carlos Pena hit a three-run homer in the eighth off Antonio Bastardo (2-2). Phillies starter Cole Hamels pitched three-hit ball for seven shutout innings.
David Price (10-4) went seven innings in Game 1 and gave up four hits, including Jimmy Rollins’ homer in the sixth. Fernando Rodney pitched a scoreless ninth for his 21st save in 22 chances.
ASTROS 7, INDIANS 1
HOUSTON (AP) _ Chris Johnson homered and drove in three runs and J.D. Martinez hit a two-run homer to lead the Astros over Cleveland for their first series since taking two of three from the White Sox June 8-10.
Houston starter J.A. Happ (6-7) got his second consecutive win by allowing four hits and a run in seven innings.
Cleveland’s Derek Lowe (7-6) gave up eight hits and three runs in 6 2-3 innings to leave him with just one win in his last seven starts.
CARDINALS 11, ROYALS 8
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) _ Carlos Beltran had three RBIs, and Matt Holliday and Allen Craig each drove in two runs, powering St. Louis to a victory and its first three-game sweep in Kansas City since 2009.
By David Keene
Conference showed that the values Reagan cherished still endure
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