Gerrit Cole continued his streak of wins as the New York Yankees were victorious again, while Jacob deGrom impressed in MLB on Monday.
Cole extended his regular-season streak of victories to 19 in the Yankees' 6-3 win over the Philadelphia Phillies.
He gave up five hits in six innings with four strikeouts as the Yankees improved to 8-1.
Gio Urshela hit a three-run home run for the Yankees in the sixth inning.
DeGrom struck out 10 over six innings in the Mets' 7-2 win against the Atlanta Braves.
In a blow to the Braves, starting pitcher Mike Soroka tore his right Achilles tendon and will miss the rest of the season.
Bryant homers on return as Cubs' pitchers shine
Kris Bryant returned from illness and hit a home run as the Chicago Cubs overcame the Kansas City Royals 2-0.
Through 10 games this season, Cubs starting pitchers have held their opponents to a .156 batting average, which is the lowest allowed by any team's starting pitchers through 10 games of a season in the live-ball era (since 1920), as per STATS. Alec Mills gave up just three hits in seven innings.
Sonny Gray has made 36 straight starts without allowing more than six hits after shining again. The Cincinnati Reds edged the Cleveland Indians 3-2.
Nolan Arenado hit a two-run homer as the Colorado Rockies improved to 7-2 by beating the San Francisco Giants 7-6.
Arrieta battles for Phillies
Jake Arrieta struggled in the Phillies' loss. He conceded seven hits and three runs in five innings.
Nelson Cruz hit a walk-off single as the Minnesota Twins beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-4.
Cincinnati Reds 3-2 Cleveland Indians
New York Yankees 6-3 Philadelphia Phillies
New York Mets 7-2 Atlanta Braves
Chicago White Sox 6-4 Milwaukee Brewers
Minnesota Twins 5-4 Pittsburgh Pirates
Chicago Cubs 2-0 Kansas City Royals
Colorado Rockies 7-6 San Francisco Giants
San Diego Padres 5-4 Los Angeles Dodgers
Oakland Athletics 11-1 Seattle Mariners
Dodgers at Padres
The Los Angeles Dodgers (7-4) dropped their series opener against the San Diego Padres (7-4) on Monday and the teams meet again on Tuesday.