Mariners left-hander Roenis Elias showed an ability to develop a rhythm and hit his spots on Sunday, logging 5 2/3 innings with six strikeouts in a 4-2 loss in 11 innings against the Twins.
Brandon Morrow earned his first win in over a year with seven solid innings for the Padres in Sunday's 3-1 victory over the Dodgers.
Jonathan Papelbon earned the save in a 5-4 victory over the Braves at Citizens Bank Park on Sunday, and Luis Garcia recorded a key out earlier in the game.
Jared Hughes threw 16 pitches in the visitors bullpen. Then he took six more warmup pitches after arriving atop the Chase Field mound.By Hughes' own admission, he was over-prepared for his day's work.
For the first time in nearly two weeks, Reds reliever Tony Cingrani emerged from the bullpen and took the mound on Sunday. During a 5-2 loss to the Cubs, Cingrani was effective with two perfect innings and two strikeouts.