ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Texas' Elvis Andrus had a career-high five hits as the Rangers beat Detroit 7-2 on Saturday, dropping the Tigers out of first place in the American League Central division.
Also Saturday, Colorado scored 10 runs against the Los Angeles Dodgers for the second straight day, Cincinnati also reached double figures in routing Philadelphia, and Tampa Bay had a six-run ninth-inning rally to overwhelm Baltimore and also bring up 10 runs.
Cleveland took over top spot in the AL Central by edging Seattle in a game decided by a final play at the plate, the New York Yankees won at home over Toronto for the ninth straight time, David Ortiz drove in six runs against his old team to power Boston past Minnesota, and Milwaukee beat St. Louis in 10 innings.
Texas' Andrus scored three runs, had two RBIs and stole a pair of bases as he hit leadoff for the second straight game in place of the ailing Ian Kinsler. Andrus finished off his 5-for-5 game with a single in the eighth.
Mitch Moreland hit a solo shot off Anibal Sanchez (4-4) leading off the third, his 10th home run of the season.
Sanchez (4-4) gave up a season-worst six runs in 2 2-3 innings, his shortest start in almost two years.
Colorado's Wilin Rosario hit a two-run homer to help lift the Rockies to a 10-2 thrashing of San Francisco.
Colorado starter Tyler Chatwood (2-0), who was promoted from the rookies before the game for his second stint in the show this season, had a shaky second inning but settled in and held the Giants to one run in 5 2-3 innings.
Giants starter Tim Lincecum (3-3) committed a costly throwing error that led to a three-run third inning and also had a balk when he slipped off the mound that led to another run in the fourth before Rosario homered in the fifth.
Cincinnati's Bronson Arroyo pitched 7 2-3 scoreless innings as the Reds cruised past Philadelphia 10-0.
Arroyo (4-4) struck out six and allowed one runner to reach third in winning his third straight start against Philadelphia.
Joey Votto went 4-for-4 with a two-run homer and walked twice to reach safely six times for the Reds, who have won seven of eight.
Tampa Bay's Matt Joyce hit a big two-run double in a six-run ninth-inning that vaulted the Rays to a 10-6 win over Baltimore, ending the Oriole franchise-record streak of 109 straight wins when leading after seven innings.
Joyce also homered and finished 3 for 5 with five RBIs.
It was the third straight road victory for the Rays, all of them come-from-behind wins.
Cleveland's Jason Kipnis scored the winning run in the ninth inning when the throw to the plate pulled the catcher off the plate, sending the Indians to a 5-4 victory over Seattle.
Kipnis, who won Friday's game with a three-run homer in the 10th, sparked the winning rally with a leadoff single. He moved to third on Asdrubal Cabrera's double and an intentional walk loaded the bases.
Mark Reynolds then hit a sharp ground ball that forced Brendan Ryan to make a diving stop, and he was unable to get the forceout at home.
New York's Robinson Cano hit a pair of two-run homers to power the Yankees to a 7-2 win over Toronto.
Cano connected with two outs in the third and then with two outs in the fifth, notching his second multihomer games of the year and 12th of his career.
Yankees starter David Phelps (2-2) struck out eight while allowing one run in a season-high seven innings.
Boston's David Ortiz homered twice and had six RBIs to torment his former team once again, leading the Red Sox to a 12-5 win over Minnesota.
Dustin Pedroia had two hits, two walks and an RBI, extending his hitting streak to 10 games for the Red Sox, who have won four straight.
Milwaukee's Jeff Bianchi drove in two runs with a 10th-inning single up the middle, lifting the Brewers to a 6-4 win over St. Louis.
Milwaukee closer John Axford (1-3) struck out two with the bases loaded in the bottom of the ninth to end it.
The Cardinals are 0-3 in extra-innings games this season.
Oakland's Brandon Moss hit a tiebreaking triple in the sixth inning to help Tommy Milone outduel Ervin Santana in the Athletics' 2-1 win over Kansas City.
San Diego's Everth Cabrera singled in the go-ahead run in the eighth and Yonder Alonso homered and helped turn a heads-up double-play for the Padres, who beat Washington 2-1.
Atlanta's Evan Gattis and Andrelton Simmons hit consecutive homers in the eighth inning, powering the Braves to the 3-1 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Houston's Jason Castro led off the 11th inning with a double and scored the go-ahead run on a close play, giving the Astros a 4-2 win over Pittsburgh.
Arizona's Brandon McCarthy pitched a shutout for his first win since being struck in the head by a line drive last season, helping the Diamondbacks beat Miami 1-0.
Los Angeles' Alberto Callaspo hit a three-run homer during the Angels five-run seventh inning, setting up a 12-9 win over Chicago that ended the White Sox' four-game winning streak.
Chicago's Scott Feldman pitched shutout ball into the seventh inning and drove in two runs with a big two-out double as the Cubs downed the New York Mets 8-2.