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Cespedes, Duda power Mets over Giants 11-4

Yoenis Cespedes had three hits including a two-run homer and Lucas Duda had three hits including a solo blast as the New York Mets defeated the San Francisco Giants 11-4.The win snapped the Mets' four-game losing streak.

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Phillies' Mark Leiter Jr. beats Diamondbacks, captures first big-league win

Baseball is amazing because a 22nd-round draft pick from the New Jersey Institute of Technology can stand 60 feet, 6 inches from one of the best hitters on the planet with just one pitch to compete on a night he would never forget. Mark Leiter Jr., in the sixth inning of Friday's 6-1 Phillies win, threw Paul Goldschmidt a cutter. Goldschmidt smacked it toward the right-field line.

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Pelicans' Jimenez smashes stadium light with monster home run

Myrtle Beach Pelicans outfielder Eloy Jimenez smashes a stadium light with a monster home run during the Carolina Hitting Challenge in Salem, Va., on Monday.
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Pelicans' Jimenez smashes stadium light with monster home run 0:11

Pelicans' Jimenez smashes stadium light with monster home run

100 lucky kids get free bikes as Pelicans celebrate Splash's birthday 0:05

100 lucky kids get free bikes as Pelicans celebrate Splash's birthday

A new pod of Pelicans swoops in to Myrtle Beach for the 2017 season 1:19

A new pod of Pelicans swoops in to Myrtle Beach for the 2017 season

Coastal Carolina leaves for Louisiana State University 1:42

Coastal Carolina leaves for Louisiana State University