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MLB: A's crush White Sox

A pair of two-run homers from Brandon Moss helped Oakland Athletics to a sixth successive win as they drubbed Chicago White Sox 11-0.

John Jaso had three hits and Josh Reddick chimed in with a two-run homer of his own as the A's ran riot.

Houston also enjoyed a big win, with the Astros seeing off the Texas Rangers 8-0.

Dallas Keuchel had a shut-out for the first time in his career and home runs from L.J Hoes and Carlos Corporan set-up the victory.

The New York Mets edged a high-scoring clash with the Yankees 12-7.

Subway Series

The Yankees' city rivals scored four runs in the first but they responded with three of their own and then carried on. Daniel Murphy's three-run shot in the fifth ensured another victory in the Subway Series.

Melky Cabrera was the hero for the Blue Jays as he shut down Carlos Santana to earn Toronto a 5-4 win over the Indians, Detroit saw off Baltimore 4-1 and the LA Angels were 4-3 victors against Philadelphia.

Atlanta cruised to a 5-0 win over the San Francisco Giants and LA Dodgers saw off Miami Marlins with ease too, winning 7-1.

Chris Parmelee scored a two-out, two-run homer as the Twins shaded Boston Red Sox 8-6, the Reds lost 2-1 to the Padres and the Cubs got the better of the Cardinals 4-3.

The Brewers were 5-2 winners against the Pirates, the Diamondbacks edged the Nationals 3-1 and Kansas City beat Colorado 5-1.