WEDNESDAY'S HIGHLIGHTS

Reds 1, Cardinals 0: Chris Heisey's single in the bottom of the ninth inning ended Cincinnati's record scoreless streak to open a season and sent the Reds to a win after a long rain delay. The Reds set a modern franchise record by failing to score in the first 17 innings of the season.

Pirates 4, Cubs 3: In a game that took 5 hours, 55 minutes, pinch hitter Tony Sanchez singled in the winning run in the bottom of the 16th inning to give the Pirates the victory -- the longest game in Pittsburgh history by time.

Dodgers 5, Padres 1: Hanley Ramirez hit a two-run double in the first inning, and Dan Haren pitched six strong innings to lead the Dodgers.

Mariners 8, Angels 2: James Paxton pitched seven scoreless innings of two-hit ball for Seattle, which completed a three-game sweep.

Astros 3, Yankees 1: Dexter Fowler homered and tripled, and Matt Dominguez added a home run late to help Houston take the opening series from the Yankees.

Braves 1, Brewers 0: Atlanta pitcher Aaron Harang and Milwaukee's Matt Garza had no-hit bids until Chris Johnson homered with two outs in the seventh inning.

Blue Jays 3, Rays 0: Jose Bautista homered twice, and Toronto beat Tampa Bay.

  • The Rays agreed to a long-term contract with another of their young pitchers, giving Chris Archer, 25, a $25.5 million, six-year deal.


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    Rockies 6, Marlins 5: Jordan Pacheco had three hits, Jordan Lyles won in his Colorado debut and the Rockies held on for their first win of the season.

    Rangers 4, Phillies 3: Shin-Soo Choo drew a bases-loaded, game-ending walk against Jonathan Papelbon as Texas rallied in the ninth inning for the second night in a row.

  • Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins returned home to Philadelphia to be with his wife for the birth of their second child.

    -- ASSOCIATED PRESS