The Pittsburgh Pirates continued their push for an MLB playoff spot, while the Washington Nationals were beaten.
The Pirates made it three straight wins and are just a game and a half outside the wildcard in the National League (NL) after a 9-6 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers.
Josh Harrison went three-for-five for the Pirates, who had to rally from 5-1 down.
The Nationals went down to the Colorado Rockies through 11 innings, losing 9-4.
There were shut-out wins for the Cincinnati Reds (13-0 over the Arizona Diamondbacks), Texas Rangers (7-0 over the Cleveland Indians) and San Diego Padres (1-0 over the Miami Marlins).
The Toronto Blue Jays rallied past the Minnesota Twins 8-7 and Gary Sanchez homered once more in the New York Yankees' 13-5 win over the Baltimore Orioles.
The Atlanta Braves beat the San Francisco Giants 3-1, the Oakland Athletics edged the St Louis Cardinals 3-2 and the Houston Astros overcame the Tampa Bay Rays 6-2.
The Chicago White Sox had 15 hits in a 9-3 win over the Seattle Mariners and the New York Mets thrashed the Philadelphia Phillies 12-1.
The Los Angeles Angels got past the Detroit Tigers 3-2, the Boston Red Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 8-3 and the Los Angeles Dodgers edged the Chicago Cubs 3-2.
BLACKMON HOMERS TWICE
Rockies outfielder Charlie Blackmon belted two home runs. He finished the game with three hits, three runs scored and three RBIs. Blackmon's two-run homer in the top of the 11th inning paved the way for the Rockies' victory.
STRANGE WIN FOR JAYS
Blue Jays outfielder Melvin Upton Jr. hit an unusual inside-the-park home run.
SANCHEZ KEEPS DELIVERING
Yankees rookie Sanchez became the first player in MLB history with 11 home runs in his first 23 games when he blasted a bomb in the fourth inning against the Orioles.
DODGERS LOOK FOR SERIES WIN
The Dodgers claimed a big win over the Cubs on Saturday as they try to beat the Giants in the NL West. They will try to win the series with Brock Stewart (0-2, 11.25 ERA) taking the mound to take on Jon Lester (14-4, 2.81 ERA).