Anderson ties career mark, leads Phillies past Rockies

Sunday, May 5, 2002

PHILADELPHIA -- Marlon Anderson tied his career high with four RBIs and Doug Glanville hit a tiebreaking sacrifice fly in the sixth inning to lead the Philadelphia Phillies past the Colorado Rockies 6-5 on Saturday.

Jimmy Rollins went 4-for-4 with two triples as the Phillies, who handed the Rockies their second straight loss.

Giants 3, Reds 0

SAN FRANCISCO -- Ryan Jensen made the most of an emergency situation, helping the Giants take a combined no-hitter into the eighth inning before beating the Reds.

Brewers 6, Marlins 4

MILWAUKEE -- Ben Sheets overcame a shaky start to win for the first time since opening day and Richie Sexson drove in three runs as Milwaukee beat Florida.

Astros 3, Mets 1

HOUSTON -- Carlos Hernandez held the New York Mets to four hits over seven innings to lead Houston to a victory.


Mariners 9, Yankees 5

Jeff Cirillo took part in an early game of home-run derby, then blooped a tiebreaking single off Mariano Rivera in the ninth inning that lead the Mariners.

In a game featuring six home runs, the Mariners won their third in a row. They rallied from a 5-0 deficit, and took advantage of Rivera's throwing error to score four times in the ninth.

Indians 3, Rangers 0

CLEVELAND -- Bartolo Colon dominated for eight shutout innings and Omar Vizquel homered as Cleveland snapped a six-game losing streak.

Orioles 10, Royals 0

BALTIMORE -- Rodrigo Lopez (4-0) allowed five hits over seven shutout innings, and Melvin Mora and Marty Cordova hit three-run homers as Baltimore dealt Kansas City its fifth straight loss.

Blue Jays 4, Angels 1

TORONTO -- Justin Miller allowed one run in seven innings and Toronto ended its nine-game losing streak.

Red Sox 7, Devil Rays 5

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Shea Hillenbrand's two-out, pinch-hit grand slam capped a five-run ninth inning and gave Boston the victory.

Twins 3, Tigers 2

MINNEAPOLIS -- Cristian Guzman's infield single drove in the winning run in the ninth, leading Minnesota to its 10th straight home win.

White Sox 10, Athletics 2

CHICAGO -- Jose Valentin drove in five runs and Ray Durham homered as Chicago roughed up Tim Hudson and beat Oakland.

-- From wire reports

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