Saturday, May 10
Cincinnati at New York Mets (1:10 and 7:30 p.m.) Johan Santana and Mike Pelfrey will start for the Mets against Matt Belisle and Bronson Arroyo for the struggling Reds.

Sunday, May 11
Los Angeles Angels at Tampa Bay (1:40 p.m.) Angels right-hander Ervin Santana (6-0, 2.02 ERA) is coming off a four-hitter in a 4-0 win at Kansas City on Monday. Andy Sonnanstine (5-1, 4.63 ERA) is scheduled to go for the surprising Rays.

-James Shields, Rays, pitched a one-hitter and posted his second shutout in his past three starts in a 2-0 win over the Angels.
-Jimmy Rollins, Phillies, with 3-for-5 with three RBIs and a home run in a 7-4 victory over the San Francisco Giants.
-Mike Lamb, Twins, hit a two-run single in the bottom of the ninth against Jonathan Papelbon to lift Minnesota past Boston 7-6.
-Rickie Weeks, Brewers, hit a bases-loaded, two-run single with two outs in the bottom of the ninth to give Milwaukee a 4-3 victory over St. Louis.
-Freddy Sanchez, Pirates, singled home Brian Bixler with two outs in the bottom of the ninth to end Atlanta's six-game winning streak with a 3-2 win.
-Jose Contreras, White Sox, allowed one run and six hits over seven innings in a 4-2 victory over the Seattle Mariners.
-Lance Berkman, Astros, went 3-for-4 with a home run in a 7-1 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers.
-Aaron Cook, Rockies, won his sixth straight start, allowing one run over seven innings in a 4-2 victory over Jake Peavy and San Diego.

Jonathan Papelbon blew his second straight save opportunity on Friday night when Mike Lamb singled in two runs in the bottom of the ninth to give Minnesota a 7-6 win over the Boston Red Sox. ... In Milwaukee, the Cardinals' Jason Isringhausen got two outs on two pitches, then imploded, allowing two singles and a walk before Rickie Weeks' two-run single gave Milwaukee a 4-3 victory.

Scott Feldman and three relievers combined for Texas' third consecutive shutout in a 4-0 win over Oakland. The last time a major league team had three consecutive shutouts was Florida in August 2005. Minnesota was the last American League team to accomplish that feat, in July 2004.

Making his first start of the season, Yankees left-hander Kei Igawa allowed six runs and 11 hits in three-plus innings in New York's 6-5 loss to Detroit.

Tigers left-hander Kenny Rogers picked off his major league record 92nd runner in Detroit's 6-5 win over the Yankees. He picked Wilson Betemit off first base in the second inning.

Tampa Bay's 2-0 win over the Angels was its 11th win in 16 games and lifted the Rays, who have won four of their past five series, three games over .500 (19-16) this deep into a season for the first time in franchise history. ... Florida is seven games over .500 for the first time since September 2005.

Brandon Boggs of the Rangers is hitting .385 (15-for-39) with two homers and eight RBIs through his first 11 major league games.

Florida's Luis Gonzalez passed the 1,400 career RBIs mark with a bases-loaded double in a 7-3 win over Washington. ... Tom Glavine moved past Bob Feller and Warren Spahn and into 24th place on the career strikeout list with 2,584.

Red Sox third baseman Mike Lowell is 10-for-24 with three doubles, two homers and seven RBIs in the past five games.

Brian Moehler made a spot start for Houston, giving up five hits in five innings without allowing a run, and the Astros beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-1 Friday night. The 36-year-old Moehler has spent the majority of his big league career as a starter, though has been used exclusively in relief since rejoining the Astros in January 2007.

Texas has won four straight games and 10 of 14 to escape last place in the AL West. ... The Rays have won 11 of 16 and are three games over .500. ... The Orioles' 7-4 win over Kansas City was their 11th straight victory over the Royals. ... The Mariners have lost nine of 10 and are already further out of first place than any other team in the AL. ... Atlanta is 1-10 in one-run games after a 3-2 loss to Pittsburgh. ... The Padres have lost 18 of 22 and have the worst record in the majors.

``I think it was just a sinker that he left up. I was more pumped for (James) Shields because I hate to see a guy pitch like that and get a loss.'' - Tampa Bay third baseman Evan Longoria, on his game-winning two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth that gave the Rays a 2-0 win over the Angels.

May 10
1909 - Pitching for Winchester in the Blue Grass League, Fred Toney worked 17 no-hit innings before winning 1-0 over Lexington.
1934 - Lou Gehrig of the New York Yankees played five innings before removing himself from the game because of illness. By that time, he had two homers, two doubles and seven RBIs against the Chicago White Sox.
1944 - Cleveland's Mel Harder became the 50th player to win 200 games as the Indians beat the Boston Red Sox 5-4.
1967 - Braves outfielder Hank Aaron hit an inside-the-park home run. It was the only one of his 755 homers that did not clear the fence.
1970 - Hoyt Wilhelm pitched his 1,000th major league game, but the Atlanta Braves lost 6-5 to the St. Louis Cardinals.
1981 - Charlie Lea became the first French-born pitcher to throw a no-hitter as the Montreal Expos beat the San Francisco Giants 4-0 in the second game of a doubleheader.
1999 - Nomar Garciaparra hit two grand slams and a two-run homer to become the first AL player with 10 RBIs since 1975, leading the Boston Red Sox past the Seattle Mariners 12-4.
2001 - Jeromy Burnitz went 3-for-4 with three homers and six RBIs as the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Cubs 11-1.
May 11
1904 - Cy Young's 23-inning no-hit string ended. The streak included two innings on April 25, six on April 30, a perfect game against the Philadelphia A's on May 5, and six innings today.
1919 - Walter Johnson of the Washington Senators pitched 12 scoreless innings in a duel with Jack Quinn of the New York Yankees at the Polo Grounds. The Big Train allowed only two hits and retired 28 batters in a row. Future football star George Halas, batting leadoff for the Yankees, went 0-for-5, striking out twice.
1919 - Hod Eller of the Cincinnati Reds pitched a no-hitter to beat the St. Louis Cardinals, 6-0. Eller struck out eight and walked three.
1923 - Setting several Pacific Coast League records, Pete Schneider of Vernon hit five homers and a double to knock in 14 runs in a 35-11 romp over Salt Lake City.
1955 - Ernie Banks' grand slam - the first of five on the year - led the Chicago Cubs to a 10-8 victory that snapped the Brooklyn Dodgers' 11-game winning streak.
1963 - Sandy Koufax pitched the second of four career no-hitters to help Los Angeles beat San Francisco 8-0.
1971 - Cleveland pitcher Steve Dunning became the last American League pitcher to hit a grand slam. Dunning's homer off Diego Segui of the Oakland A's gave the Indians a 5-0 lead, but Phil Henningan got the victory as the Indians won 7-5.
1996 - Al Leiter, the wildest pitcher in the American League the previous season, pitched the first no-hitter in Florida's brief history as the Marlins beat the Colorado Rockies 11-0.
1998 - Kerry Wood of the Chicago Cubs set the major league record for strikeouts in consecutive games (33) by fanning 13 Arizona Diamondbacks in a 4-2 victory. The record for strikeouts in two starts had been 32, set by Luis Tiant in 1968 and matched by Nolan Ryan (1974), Dwight Gooden (1984) and Randy Johnson (1997).
2000 - The Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 14-8 in the longest nine-inning game in National League history - 4 hours, 22 minutes. The teams tied the major league record set by Baltimore and the Yankees on Sept. 5, 1997.
2003 - Rafael Palmeiro of Texas became the 19th player to join the 500-homer club. In a 17-10 win, Palmeiro hit a full-count fastball into the right field stands off Cleveland right-hander David Elder.
Today's birthdays: Dan Ortmeier 27; Francisco Cordero 33.

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