• Padres beat D-backs to cap 3-game sweep
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    Padres beat D-backs to cap 3-game sweep

    SAN DIEGO (AP) Left-hander Eric Lauer pitched seven strong innings to win for the first time in seven starts and Greg Garcia had three hits, scored twice and drove in a run for his hometown San Diego Padres, who beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-2 Wednesday for a three-game sweep.

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  • Braves draft pick reaches deal in Japan

    NEW YORK (AP) After failing to sign with Atlanta and losing a grievance against the Braves, 19-year-old right-hander Carter Stewart has agreed to a six-year contract with the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks of Japan's Pacific League that will guarantee $6 million to $7 million, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press.

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  • Mets to use closer Diaz in 8th inning
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    Mets to use closer Diaz in 8th inning

    NEW YORK (AP) Switching into stretch-run mode even before Memorial Day, the New York Mets will start using All-Star closer Edwin Diaz more often in the eighth inning.

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  • Orioles acquire OF Broxton from Mets

    BALTIMORE (AP) The Baltimore Orioles have acquired outfielder Keon Broxton from the New York Mets for $500,000 international bonus pool money.

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