Texas took a surprising 2 games to none lead on Toronto, outlasting them 6-4 in 14 innings on Friday.
Meanwhile, KC evened up their series with Houston, winning 5-4. It was a big win for KC, who were down 3-0 at one time in the game. Had they lost, they would have been going into Houston down 0-2 and facing Dallas Keuchel, who was 15-0 at home this year. Colby Rasmus, who homered against the Yanks Tuesday night, is hot. He hit an RBI double and a HR yesterday.
In the NL, the Cardinals broke open a tight game with 2 HR and 3 runs in the 8th to shutout the Cubs 4-0 in Game 1 of their series, and
the Mets took Game 1 from the Dodgers, 3-1. Jacob deGrom (13 K) outduelled Clayton Kershaw (11 K).