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Vargas hits 1st homer, Dodgers bounce back to beat Cards 6-2
— Miguel Vargas was already excited after hitting his first major league home run Saturday night. Then the Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman got another big thrill when he was congratulated by Albert Pujols.
Trayce Thompson hammers a 438-foot dinger
Trayce Thompson lifts a home run to double the Dodgers' advantage.
Darvish earns 16th win, Padres gain ground in wild-card race
— Yu Darvish's fourth pitch of the game was taken deep to right.
Padres take lead with small ball from Machado, Cronenworth
Manny Machado and Jake Cronenworth hit back-back RBIs as the Padres take a lead over the Rockies in the third.
Astros rally past Orioles to give Baker milestone 100th win
— Yuli Gurriel hit a two-run single to cap a ninth-inning uprising that carried the Houston Astros past the Baltimore Orioles 11-10 Saturday night, giving manager Dusty Baker his milestone 100th win of the season.