Jorge Polanco drove in a career-high four runs and Kyle Gibson pitched eight strong innings, carrying Minnesota over Detroit at Comerica Park.
Polanco had a two-run homer and two-run single among his three hits. Gibson posted his first victory in five starts by holding the Tigers to one run on five hits while striking out four.
Twins second baseman Brian Dozier extended his hitting streak to a career-high 17 games with three hits and also scored twice. Kennys Vargas supplied two hits and a solo homer, while Robbie Grossman added two hits and two RBIs for the Twins.
Yankees 3, Dodgers 0
Jacoby Ellsbury and Didi Gregorius homered on consecutive pitches with one out in the seventh inning, lifting the New York Yankees to a 3-0 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday night.
Ellsbury capped a nine-pitch at-bat by lifting a full count curveball from Ross Stripling into the second deck in right field. Gregorius batted for Ronald Torreyes and sent Stripling's fastball into the right-center field seats.
The Yankees won for the eighth time in 10 games.
Marlins 7, Braves 5
ATLANTA -- Ichiro Suzuki, not showing his age at 42, reached 900 multi-hit games in majors with his 26th of the season and second in as many games as Miami defeated Atlanta.
Sukuki, who has 3,027 career hits in the majors, recorded a triple and single to lift his average .304, drew a walk, scored two runs and delivered an RBI the day after a three-hit game.
Matt Kemp hit his 31st homer and Freddie Freeman reached 30 for the first time in a three-RBI game for the Braves. Christian Yelich was 2-for-3 with a double, drew two walks, drove in two runs and scored one for the Marlins.
Reds 6, Brewers 4
CINCINNATI -- Joey Votto homered and Adam Duvall doubled twice and drove in two runs, lifting Cincinnati over Milwaukee at Great American Ball Park.
Votto went 3-for-4 with a homer and two RBIs, raising his batting average to .318 after a slow start to the season.
Cincinnati's five-game winning streak matches its longest of the season.
Chris Carter, Keon Broxton and Jonathan Villar homered for Milwaukee which has dropped five of its last six to the Reds.
Rays 6, Blue Jays 2
TORONTO -- Alexei Ramirez hit a three-run homer, Steven Souza Jr. hit a solo shot, Drew Smyly won his fifth consecutive decision, and Tampa Bay defeated Toronto.
The victory gave the Rays the season series over the Blue Jays at 10-8 with the rubber match in the current three-game series to be played Wednesday afternoon.
Russell Martin hit a two-run homer for the Blue Jays.
Athletics 5, Royals 4
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Khris Davis homered again and Yonder Alonso hit a pinch two-run double with two out in a four-run eighth inning as Oakland topped Kansas City.
Royals starter Danny Duffy gave up a home run to Ryon Healy to lead off the eighth and after he walked Brett Eibner with one out, rookie left-hander Matthew Strahm relieved him. After Strahm gave up an infield single to Chad Pinder, Joakim Soria was summoned to protect a 3-2 lead.
Instead, Soria surrendered the two-run double to Alonso and a run-producing single to Marcus Semien. Soria has blown seven saves, matching his career worst, in eight opportunities.
Pirates 5, Phillies 3