American League FINALS
September 1, 2012Eastern Indiana Sports
Final Score: Baltimore 6, New York 1
Bronx, NY (Sports Network) - Mark Reynolds hit a pair of homers and Miguel Gonzalez tossed seven scoreless innings, as the Baltimore Orioles handled the New York Yankees, 6-1, in the opener of a key three-game series.
Final Score: Texas 5, Cleveland 3
Cleveland, OH (Sports Network) - Adrian Beltre went 4-for-5 with an RBI and two runs scored as the Texas Rangers took a 5-3 win over the Cleveland Indians in the opener of a three-game set.
Final Score: Detroit 7, Chicago 4
Detroit, MI (Sports Network) - Delmon Young ripped a tie-breaking, three-run double in the bottom of the seventh inning, as the Detroit Tigers downed the Chicago White Sox, 7-4, in the opener of a three-game set Friday at Comerica Park.
Final Score: Toronto 2, Tampa Bay 1
Toronto, ON (Sports Network) - Brandon Morrow hurled 6 2/3 effective innings on Friday and the Toronto Blue Jays edged the Tampa Bay Rays, 2-1, in the opener of a three-game series at Rogers Centre.
Final Score: Oakland 20, Boston 2
Oakland, CA (Sports Network) - George Kottaras smashed a pair of home runs and finished with five RBI as the Oakland Athletics routed the Boston Red Sox, 20-2, in the opener of a three-game series at the Coliseum.
Final Score: LA Angels of Anaheim 9, Seattle 1
Seattle, WA (Sports Network) - Dan Haren allowed an unearned run over seven strong innings as the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim routed the Seattle Mariners, 9-1, in the opener of a three-game set Friday at Safeco Field.
Minnesota at Kansas City, postponed
Kansas City, MO (Sports Network) - Friday night's series-opener between the Minnesota Twins and Kansas City Royals has been postponed due to rain.