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Cincinnati Reds' Marlon Byrd (9) rounds third after hitting a two-run-home run off Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Jeff Locke in the second inning of a baseball game in Pittsburgh, Tuesday, May 5, 2015. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Byrd drives in 4, Reds top Pirates 7-1

- Associated Press

Marlon Byrd homered and drove in four runs, Todd Frazier belted his National League-leading ninth home run and the Cincinnati Reds handled the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-1 on Tuesday night.

Atlanta Braves' Kelly Johnson (24) celebrates his three-run homer with Jonny Gomes, left, A.J. Pierzynski (15) and center fielder Cameron Maybin, right, in the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies, Tuesday, May 5, 2015, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Todd Kirkland)

Miller, Braves spoil Billingsley's return, beat Phillies 9-0

- Associated Press

Shelby Miller threw his third career shutout, Freddie Freeman and Kelly Johnson hit homers to spoil Chad Billingsley's first start in more than two years, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-0 on Tuesday night.

Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Drew Smyly delivers to the Boston Red Sox during the first inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Tuesday, May 5, 2015. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

Red Sox make 5 hits count, beat Rays 2-0

- Associated Press

Mookie Betts homered to lead off the sixth inning - the first hit off Rays starter Drew Smyly - and added another in the eighth to lead the Boston Red Sox to a 2-0 victory over Tampa Bay on Tuesday night.

New York Mets starting pitcher Bartolo Colon delivers in the first inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in New York, Tuesday, May 5, 2015. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Colon beats Baltimore once again, Mets snap shutout string

- Associated Press

Bartolo Colon became the first pitcher in at least 100 years to beat the same opponent with seven different teams, stopping Baltimore once again and leading the New York Mets past the Orioles 3-2 Tuesday night.

Chicago White Sox left fielder Melky Cabrera is unable to catch Detroit Tigers' Alex Avila's home run during the second inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 5, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

White Sox frustrated by slow start

- Associated Press

White Sox general manager Rick Hahn pointed to the players, coaching staff, front office and himself. Everyone, he said, is to blame for the team's poor start.

New York Mets players, including John Mayberry Jr., and Johnny Monell, wear New York Police Department hats in memory of slain New York City police officer Brian Moore before a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in New York, Tuesday, May 5, 2015. Moore died Monday after he was shot in the face while on duty Saturday. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Mets pay tribute to slain NYPD officer before game

Associated Press

The New York Mets wore NYPD hats and held a moment of silence before Tuesday night's game against Baltimore to honor a police officer who was shot and killed this week while on duty.

Cubs place Denorfia on DL, recall Russell, Varvaro

Associated Press

The Chicago Cubs placed outfielder Chris Denorfia on the 15-day disabled list because of a hamstring injury and recalled James Russell and Anthony Varvaro from the minor leagues.