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Pinch-hitter Tyler Goeddel hit a sacrifice fly in the 10th inning and the Philadelphia Phillies completed their first sweep at Chase Field in 10 years with a 9-8 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Wednesday.

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HRs by McCann, Gregorius in 9th rally Yanks past Rangers 9-7

Trailing by four runs in the ninth inning, the somnambulant New York Yankees were on the verge of falling 10 games behind division-leading Baltimore in the AL East. Many in the crowd of 39,875 already had streamed out, convinced they had seen another listless loss in a season filled with them.

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The Shift: Variations on a theme

A look at various infield shifts employed in recent Giants and A's games. MLB teams are shifting more than ever this season, posing a challenge to hitters.
Matt Kawahara The Sacramento Bee
The Shift: Variations on a theme 2:05

The Shift: Variations on a theme

Travis Ishikawa's recalls his historic home run 1:58

Travis Ishikawa's recalls his historic home run

Tim Lincecum looks forward to Angels debut in Bay Area 2:14

Tim Lincecum looks forward to Angels debut in Bay Area

A's pitchers get into swing of Interleague play 1:38

A's pitchers get into swing of Interleague play