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MLB roundup: Cardinals winning streak reaches 13


Paul Goldschmidt, left, celebrates with third base coach Ron “Pop” Warner after hitting a two-run home run during the Cardinals’ 8-5 win in Game 1 of a doubleheader with the Cubs on Friday in Chicago.during the Nam Y. Huh/Associated Press


Alex Reyes (10-8) got five outs for the win, and Giovanny Gallegos tossed a perfect seventh for his 13th save.


RAYS: Tampa Bay rookie Wander Franco was reinstated from the 10-day injured list after missing two weeks with a right hamstring injury.


The AL East-leading Rays, who started a three-game series with Miami on Friday night, clinched a postseason spot on Thursday.


INDIANS: Cleveland activated right-hander Shane Bieber from the 60-day injured list for a start against the Chicago White Sox.


Bieber, who won the AL Cy Young Award last season, hasn’t pitched since June 13 because of a strained right shoulder.






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