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PITTSBURGH — Clint Barmes' first career grand slam keyed a nine-run fourth inning and Neil Walker went 5 for 5 as the Pittsburgh Pirates rallied past the San Diego Padres 11-5 on Sunday.

Walker homered and doubled as the Pirates overcame an early 5-0 deficit and ended San Diego's six-game winning streak. The Padres had won 11 in a row at Pittsburgh dating to 2009.

Andrew McCutchen and Michael McKenry each drove in two runs during the big inning against Ross Ohlendrorf (4-3) and Cory Burns. Barmes, a 10-year veteran, has 88 career home runs.

Dodgers 5, Marlins 0

MIAMI — Chris Capuano held Miami hitless until the seventh inning and Hanley Ramirez drove in three runs against his former team, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers over the Marlins.

Phillies 8, Cardinals 7

PHILADELPHIA — Juan Pierre beat out a run-scoring infield single in the 11th inning, lifting the Philadelphia Phillies to a win over the St. Louis Cardinals.

Jimmy Rollins reached off Barret Browning (0-2) on a fielder's choice. He advanced to second base on a grounder and then stole third.

Brewers 5, Astros 3

HOUSTON — Yovani Gallardo handled Houston once again and Corey Hart homered as the Milwaukee Brewers broke a 11-game road skid, beating the Astros.

Reds 3, Cubs 0

CHICAGO — Johnny Cueto pitched three-hit ball for eight innings, Jay Bruce and Ryan Ludwick homered and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Chicago Cubs.

Giants 9, Rockies 6

SAN FRANCISCO — Hunter Pence hit a three-run homer during a five-run rally in the eighth inning that lifted the San Francisco Giants over the Colorado Rockies.

Diamondbacks 7, Nationals 4

PHOENIX — Rookie Patrick Corbin allowed four hits through seven innings and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat Washington, snapping the Nationals' season-high winning streak at eight games.

Mets 6, Braves 5

NEW YORK — Jonathon Niese pitched six-hit ball over eight innings, David Wright sparked the offense with a pair of doubles against Ben Sheets, and the New York Mets just hung on to beat the Atlanta Braves and salvage the finale of a three-game series.

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