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Starting Nine: Carlos Gomez to the rescue

1. The Reds were down to their last out when Carlos Gomez caught Joey Votto's would-be go-ahead homer to clinch the game for Milwaukee. Now this is clutch:

2. Not only did Zach Greinke strike out seven D-backs on Monday night, he also had a career-high three hits. That's a solid night for any two players.

3. The rosters for the 2013 All-Star Home Run Derby were announced Monday, and we reviewed some of the participants' greatest homers of the season. Remember this?

4. Hyun-Jin Ryu and Yasiel Puig communicate in the universal language of trash talk.

5. The Yankee Stadium grounds crew attempted to cover the infield with a tarp during Monday's rain delay. The tarp had other plans.

6. A no-decision against Cleveland on Monday means Detroit starter Max Scherzer didn't win a 14th consecutive game -- but he didn't lose, either. In Scherzer's honor, here are 14 athletes and cats who share his unique trait of heterochromia.

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7. Beware of A.J. Burnett, rosin bags. The Pirates starter is a repeat offender.

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8. Now that Pitbull is set to perform at the Home Run Derby, we have no choice but to post this video:

And also this one:

9. Hey, guys? Have you been wondering what Jay-Z's favorite cereal is? Yeah, us too.

-- Cut4 Staff