Andrus, who began his career in the Braves’ organization, hit a homer over the 400-foot mark on the center field wall in the first.
The tiebreaker goes to Greeneville should the two teams end up tied.
Four players were ejected – two from the Twins team and two from the Pirates.
Cardinals lost a 2-0- lead, but came back to win to score 2 unanswered
The defending World Series champions moved a season-high 10 games over .500.
Nick Markakis put the Braves ahead in the fourth, leading off with his eighth homer of the season against Marco Gonzalez (0-1), yet another …
JC Cards remain 2.5 games behind the E-Twins in the west
Joey Votto lofted a three-run homer in a nine-run, second-inning rally as Cincinnati raced to a 9-0 lead against Cubs starter Jon Lester on …
Freddie Freeman and Tyler Flowers also homered, and Lucas Sims (1-3) got his first win in the majors for the Braves
JC Cardinals move to within 2 and a half games of the E-Twins in the west division
Greeneville moves to within 3 games of the E-Twins in the west division
Mets pitchers combine for a 3-hitter against the Rays
Votto’s career high is a 17-game hitting streak last season. He’s batting .477 with four homers during the current one.
Jerad Eickhoff (3-7) allowed two runs on nine hits in 6 2/3 innings.
Josh Gobble was able to fend off his dad to get the win the mod 4’s
Elizabethton takes a 5 game lead in the west division over Greeneville
Stanton hit his 34th and 35th homers, tying Yankees slugger Aaron Judge for most in the majors, to give the Marlins a 3-1 lead in the sixth.
Votto had a pair of RBI hits off Mike Leake (7-10), who fell to 0-5 in eight career starts against his former team.
Fisher had 276 goals and 309 assists in 1,088 regular-season games during an NHL career that lasted 17 seasons
Pirates Stratton goes 3.2 innings with 2 hits, 3 runs, 6 walks and 2 k’s
The Reds managed just four singles against Kuhl and two relievers as their three-game winning streak was snapped.
The fifth overall pick out of Western Michigan and the first wide receiver drafted made a move, turned back for the catch against cornerback…