Each day, MLB.com selects one player from each game whose performance stands out:
Yunel Escobar | Blue Jays 6, Rays 2
Escobar went 2-for-4, with two runs scored and a solo home run, his second blast of the season.
Ethier hit his ninth homer to propel the Dodgers to their fifth straight win.
Highlights » Gio Gonzalez | Nationals 2, Phillies 1
Gonzalez struck out nine over six dominating innings to beat the Phillies.
Highlights » Tyler Greene | Cardinals 4, Padres 3
Greene went 3-for-4, including a go-ahead, two-run homer in the bottom of the eighth to lift the Cardinals over the Padres and snap a four-game losing streak.
Felix Hernandez | Mariners 6, Rangers 1
Hernandez fanned seven and allowed just one run in eight innings to beat the Rangers for the first time since the end of 2010.
Leake threw eight strong innings of two-hit ball and also hit his first career homer.
By taking Johan Santana deep in the seventh to tie the game, McKenry set up the Pirates to triumph as a Mets error in the following inning aided the comeback effort.
Highlights » Andrew Miller | Red Sox 8, Orioles 6
The lefty bailed out a shaky Clay Buchholz with 1 2/3 perfect frames to keep his ERA at 0.00.
Highlights » Tommy Milone | A's 2, Angels 1
Milone improved to 4-0 with a 0.60 ERA at home, working seven innings and allowing just one run for the win.
Bud Norris | Astros 8, Cubs 4
Norris tossed seven scoreless innings, allowing five hits and three walks while striking out eight, to improve to 4-0 with a 0.35 ERA in four May starts.
Paulino scattered six hits over 6 2/3 innings and struck out eight en route to his second win over the Yankees this month.
Highlights » Hector Sanchez | Giants 4, Brewers 3 (14)
Sanchez's homer to lead off the 14th inning broke a tie game and sent the Giants to victory.
Highlights » Giancarlo Stanton | Marlins 7, Rockies 4
With his 438-foot grand slam that temporarily knocked out part of the left-field scoreboard, Stanton gave Miami the lead for good.
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