Jason Heyward decided to cut loose for a change. The usually reserved St. Louis outfielder celebrated in grand fashion after his two-run, tie-breaking double in the seventh inning keyed a five-run rally that helped the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Washington Nationals 8-5 on Monday night. Heyward screamed loudly and gave an emphatic double fist-pump upon reaching second base.

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A look at what's happening all around the major leagues Tuesday:

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In this week’s 10 Degrees, Jeff Passan dissects the schedules of the 14 MLB teams still in the playoff hunt.

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After a poor start in his last game, Wily Peralta insisted he’d rebound in his next outing. The Brewers starter did just that, pitching seven strong innings as the Milwaukee Brewers defeated the Cincinnati Reds 4-1 on Sunday afternoon. Peralta (5-8), who struggled mightily in his last two starts, held the Reds to one run and seven hits in a battle of teams fighting to stay out of the National League Central cellar.

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — St. Louis Cardinals closer Trevor Rosenthal was put on the paternity leave list Friday as the club opened a weekend series at San Francisco.

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Our weekly preview is packed full of two-start pitchers, streamer recommendations and more.

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — A resurgent J.A. Happ worked into the sixth inning, Aramis Ramirez hit a three-run homer and the Pittsburgh Pirates held off the Colorado Rockies 4-3 on Saturday night.

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Gregory Polanco saw one of the fastest players in baseball standing at third and knew there was little margin for error. A month ago, the Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder might not have had a shot at throwing out Colorado’s Jose Reyes. Polanco’s throw easily beat Reyes to the plate to preserve a tie in the eighth and he added an insurance run after Josh Harrison put the Pirates in front in the bottom of the inning as Pittsburgh escaped with a 5-3 victory Friday night.

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Francisco Liriano has reinvented himself by using a wicked arsenal to induce swings on pitches outside the zone.

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(Adds late games) Aug 26 (The Sports Xchange) – Highlights of Major League Baseball games on Wednesday: – - – - Astros 6, Yankees 2 Right-hander Collin McHugh pitched 6-1/3 innings while designated hitter Evan Gattis homered twice as the Houston Astros scored four times in the fifth inning during a 6-2 victory over the New York Yankees. McHugh held the Yankees to five hits, struck out eight and walked two. …

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