Each day, MLB.com selects one player from each game whose performance stands out:
John Baker | Padres 5, Brewers 2
Baker hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the sixth and guided the Padres bullpen through 6 2/3 innings.
Cahill struck out seven in 7 1/3 solid innings in his first meeting with his former club.
Highlights » Scott Diamond | Twins 11, Cubs 3
Pitching with plenty of support, Diamond cruised to his staff-leading fifth win, tossing six scoreless innings without walking a batter.
Fielder crushed his 10th homer of the season, but it was his tiebreaking single in the eighth that made the difference.
Gio Gonzalez | Nationals 4, Red Sox 2
Gonzalez struck out five over 6 1/3 strong innings of two-run ball for his eighth victory.
Hairston led the Dodgers' 14-hit attack with a three-run homer and a pair of RBI doubles, as the utilityman racked up a career-high five RBIs.
Highlights » Jared Hughes | Pirates 5, Royals 3
Hughes tossed 2 1/3 scoreless innings, allowing one hit and striking out two to earn the win in relief as the Pirates moved within one game of the first-place Reds in the National League Central.
Highlights » Phil Hughes | Yankees 4, Mets 2
Hughes pitched two-run ball into the seventh to help the Yankees seal a series win in the Subway Series vs. the Mets.
Highlights » Kyle Lohse | Cardinals 2, Indians 0
Lohse shut out the Indians for 7 2/3 innings, allowing only three hits and striking out four, to earn his first win in a month.
Highlights » Adam Jones | Orioles 6, Phillies 4 (12)
With the game knotted in the 12th inning, Jones took Phillies reliever B.J. Rosenberg -- who was making his big league debut -- deep for an Orioles walk-off victory.
Highlights » Albert Pujols | Angels 11, Rockies 5
Pujols drove in four runs to help lead the Angels' 15-hit attack that downed the Rockies.
Highlights » Chris Sale | White Sox 10, Astros 1
Sale ran his scoreless streak to 15 innings by shutting out the Astros over eight, allowing just hits and no walks, while striking out seven.
Highlights » Andrelton Simmons | Braves 5, Blue Jays 2
Simmons ripped a solo homer over the left-field wall to notch the first home run of his career.
Highlights » Ryan Vogelsong | Giants 5, Rangers 2
Vogelsong notched his fifth straight win by limiting the Rangers to one run on three hits over 7 2/3 innings.
Highlights » Ben Zobrist | Rays 13, Marlins 4
Zobrist went 3-for-3 with a pair of two-run homers, a double, two walks, four RBIs and four runs scored to lead the Rays' offensive onslaught at Marlins Park.
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