Bryce Harper hit two more homers from the leadoff spot
MONTERREY, Mexico (AP) The Dodgers have the most no-hitters in the majors – and now the most in Mexico, too.
Mexico had waited since 1999 to host a regular-season major league game, and it got a historic one: the first no-hitter ever outside the U.S. or Canada and the 12th combined no-hitter in major league history.
Buehler pitched six innings in his third major league start. The touted right-hander struck out eight and walked three over 93 pitches before handing off to left-hander Tony Cingrani, who walked two in the seventh but kept the bid intact.
Joey Lucchesi (3-2) allowed three runs and five hits as the last-place Padres dropped to 11-22.
SEATTLE (AP) – Albert Pujols became the 32nd member of the 3,000-hit club with a broken-bat single in the fifth inning, then added another hit to pass Roberto Clemente on the career list.
In his sixth attempt to join the exclusive list after getting to 2,999 career hits, Pujols got just enough of a pitch from Mike Leake (3-3) to find the outfield grass and add another accolade to a likely Hall of Fame career.
Garrett Richards (4-1) scattered four hits and had eight strikeouts.
PHOENIX (AP) – Gerrit Cole struck out a career-high 16 in a one-hitter.
Cole (3-1) topped the strikeout mark of 14 he set three weeks ago against Texas and allowed only a one-out double to Chris Owings in the fifth inning of his second career complete game.
Kris Medlen (0-1) allowed seven runs on nine hits in four innings.
Harper opened the Washington first by lining a fastball from Nick Pivetta (1-2) to the opposite field in left. With a runner on first in the third inning, Harper crushed a changeup 473 feet to dead center for his 12th homer this season – including four games from the leadoff slot.
Gio Gonzalez (4-2) allowed two hits in five scoreless innings.
Gleyber Torres, at 21, became the youngest Yankees player to hit a home run since John Ellis in 1969. Aaron Judge homered, doubled and drew a bases-loaded walk in the eighth that put the Yankees ahead 6-5. Cleveland tied it in the ninth, scoring on the second wild pitch of the inning by Aroldis Chapman (1-0).
ATLANTA (AP) – Jose Bautista doubled in his first at-bat of the season and Atlanta set a SunTrust Park attendance record with 41,807 on hand as 20-year-old Ronald Acuna Jr. went 0 for 4 in his home during. San Francisco snpped the Braves‘ five-game winning streak.
Chris Stratton (3-2) gave up three runs, six hits and two walks in six innings.
Bautista, who signed a minor league contract on April 18, was called up went 1 for 4 with two strikeouts in his Atlanta debut.
NEW YORK (AP) – Charlie Blackmon homered as Colorado raced to a big early lead, and Antonio Marquez (2-3) allowed two runs and six hits in six innings with eight strikeouts and no walks.
Hours after the Mets said they are cutting ties with former ace Matt Harvey, Zack Wheeler (2-2) allowed eight runs and 10 hits in six innings, raising his ERA to 5.79. New York has lost four in a row and 12 of 18 after an 11-1 start.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) – Relief pitcher Ryan Yarbrough (2-1) made his case for a spot in Tampa Bay’s injury-depleted rotation by giving up just one hit in five scoreless.,
Johnny Field homered off J.A. Happ (4-2) and Brad Miller added a two-run shot. Wilson Ramos, Denard Span and Adeiny Hechavarria also drove in runs for the Rays, who have won 10 of 13 after a slow start.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Jorge Soler hit a tiebreaking, two-run single in the eighth inning.
Detroit took a 2-0 lead in the eighth when the ball boy down the first-base line mistakenly picked up a fair ball, resulting in a ground-rule double. Blaine Boyer (1-0) walked Victor Martinez and allowed JaCoby Jones‘ two-run double.
Francisco Liriano walked Cheslor Cuthbert starting the bottom half, Daniel Stumpf (1-1) gave up a pair of singles and Joe Jimenez threw a run-scoring wild pitch, then gave up Whit Merrifield’s sacrifice fly.
Kelvin Herrera worked a perfect ninth, getting some help from Soler’s spectacular catch in foul territory down the right-field line, for his sixth save.
Bud Norris got his seventh save despite allowing three hits and a pair of runs.
CHICAGO (AP) – Eduardo Escobar hit two home runs and Brian Dozier broke out of a 3-for-42 slump with a triple in the first, homer leading off the third and single in the seventh. Logan Morrison homered in his second straight game.
Carson Fulmer (2-2) gave up season highs with five runs, seven hits and four homers over 3 2/3 innings.
MILWAUKEE (AP) – Starling Marte hit a two-run, inside-the-park homer, and rookie Nick Kingham (2-0) won his second straight big league start despite allowing four runs and six hits in 5 1/3 innings. Pittsburgh stopped a four-game losing streak.
Junior Guerra (2-2) gave up five runs and six hits in five innings.
Milwaukee stranded the potential tying run at stranded in both the seventh and eighth innings. Felipe Vazquez struck out Orlando Arcia to end the eighth, allowed Jett Bandy’s leadoff single in the ninth, then got a double play and strikeout for his sixth save.
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