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» Friday, May 26, 2017

MLB notebook: Brewers’ Braun back on disabled list

7:26 PM

Milwaukee Brewers left fielder Ryan Braun was placed on the 10-day disabled list Friday, just five days after being activated.

Brewers LF Braun returns to DL with calf injury

7:03 PM

Milwaukee Brewers left fielder Ryan Braun was placed on the 10-day disabled list Friday, just five days after being activated.

Blue Jays activate Donaldson, Tulowitzki

5:18 PM

TORONTO -- The Toronto Blue Jays activated third baseman Josh Donaldson and shortstop Troy Tulowitzki from the disabled list Friday before their game with the Texas Rangers.

Dodgers’ Lasorda ’doing well’ after surgery to replace pacemaker

4:15 PM

Former Los Angeles Dodgers manager Tommy Lasorda underwent surgery to replace his pacemaker on Thursday.

Indians to unveil Frank Robinson statue

12:17 PM

The Cleveland Indians will unveil the Frank Robinson statue in Heritage Park at Progressive Field on Saturday, commemorating his career as one of baseball's pioneers.

MLB roundup: Cubs club three homers in win over Giants

12:43 AM

CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs continued to flex home run muscles with three more on Thursday while starter Eddie Butler allowed one run over five innings in a 5-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants at Wrigley Field.

» Thursday, May 25, 2017

MLB roundup: Cubs club three homers in win over Giants

11:34 PM

CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs continued to flex home run muscles with three more on Thursday while starter Eddie Butler allowed one run over five innings in a 5-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants at Wrigley Field.

Red Sox lefty Price to return Monday

8:27 PM

BOSTON -- Left-hander David Price will make his season debut for Boston on Monday when the Red Sox visit the Chicago White Sox.

MLB notebook: Nationals manager Baker to miss three games

8:04 PM

Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker is scheduled to miss the three-game weekend series with the San Diego Padres due to the high school graduation of his son, Darren, in California. The series begins Friday at Nationals Park and is slated to end Sunday.

Dodgers put CF Pederson on 7-day concussion list

7:40 PM

The Los Angeles Dodgers placed center fielder Joc Pederson on the seven-day concussion list on Thursday, two nights after he was involved in a scary collision with right fielder Yasiel Puig.

MLB roundup: Cubs club three homers in win over Giants

6:03 PM

CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs continued to flex home run muscles with three more on Thursday while starter Eddie Butler allowed one run over five innings in a 5-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants at Wrigley Field.

MLB roundup: Cubs club three homers in win over Giants

5:49 PM

CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs continued to flex home run muscles with three more on Thursday while starter Eddie Butler allowed one run over five innings in a 5-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants at Wrigley Field.

Nationals manager Baker to miss Padres series for son’s graduation

12:18 PM

WASHINGTON -- Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker is slated to miss the three-game weekend series with the San Diego Padres due to the high school graduation of his son, Darren, in California. The series begins Friday at Nationals Park and is slated to end Sunday.

Angels recall RHP Wright to make spot start vs. Rays

11:16 AM

The Los Angeles Angels recalled right-handed pitcher Daniel Wright from Triple-A Salt Lake on Thursday after the team optioned right-hander Brooks Pounders to Salt Late following Wednesday night's game.

MLB roundup: Rizzo belts 2 HRs in Cubs victory

1:25 AM

CHICAGO -- Anthony Rizzo went 3-for-3 with two home runs and starter Kyle Hendricks confined the San Francisco Giants to two runs and five hits as the Chicago Cubs held on for a 5-4 victory Wednesday night.

MLB roundup: Rizzo belts 2 HRs in Cubs victory

12:32 AM

CHICAGO -- Anthony Rizzo went 3-for-3 with two home runs and starter Kyle Hendricks confined the San Francisco Giants to two runs and five hits as the Chicago Cubs held on for a 5-4 victory Wednesday night.

» Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Yanks’ Ellsbury leaves after collision with wall

10:48 PM

NEW YORK -- New York Yankees center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury exited Wednesday's game against the Kansas City Royals with a concussion and a sprained neck after crashing into the wall in the top of the first inning.

MLB roundup: Twins complete sweep of O’s

10:27 PM

BALTIMORE -- Jose Berrios picked up his third straight win with a solid performance and the Minnesota Twins completed a three-game sweep of the Baltimore Orioles with a 4-3 victory in a Wednesday matinee.

Yanks’ Ellsbury leaves after collision with wall

9:08 PM

NEW YORK -- New York Yankees center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury exited Wednesday's game against the Kansas City Royals with a concussion and a sprained neck after crashing into the wall in the top of the first inning.

MLB roundup: Twins complete sweep of O’s

8:31 PM

BALTIMORE -- Jose Berrios picked up his third straight win with a solid performance and the Minnesota Twins completed a three-game sweep of the Baltimore Orioles with a 4-3 victory in a Wednesday matinee.

Royals reinstate OF Gordon from paternity list

3:38 PM

Outfielder Alex Gordon of the Kansas City Royals was reinstated from the paternity list on Wednesday, the team announced.

MLB roundup: Dodgers get walk-off win in 13th

2:45 AM

LOS ANGELES -- Logan Forsythe, back from the disabled list, hit a walk-off double in the 13th inning, lifting the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 2-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday.

MLB roundup: Twins’ Santana blanks Orioles

1:09 AM

BALTIMORE -- Ervin Santana went the distance for Minnesota, and Brian Dozier added a solo home run as the Twins scored a second straight victory over the Baltimore Orioles, winning 2-0 on Tuesday night.

MLB roundup: Santana-led Twins blank Orioles

12:34 AM

BALTIMORE -- Ervin Santana went the distance for Minnesota, and Brian Dozier added a solo home run as the Twins scored a second straight victory over the Baltimore Orioles, winning 2-0 on Tuesday night.

» Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Athletics’ Hahn leaves start against Marlins with triceps strain

11:51 PM

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Oakland Athletics right-hander Jesse Hahn left his start Tuesday night against the Miami Marlins during the top of the third inning with a right triceps strain.

MLB roundup: Santana-led Twins blank Orioles

11:15 PM

BALTIMORE -- Ervin Santana went the distance for Minnesota, and Brian Dozier added a solo home run as the Twins scored a second straight victory over the Baltimore Orioles, winning 2-0 on Tuesday night.

MLB roundup: Santana-led Twins blank Orioles

10:28 PM

BALTIMORE -- Ervin Santana went the distance for Minnesota, and Brian Dozier added a solo home run as the Twins scored a second straight victory over the Baltimore Orioles, winning 2-0 on Tuesday night.

MLB notebook: Mariners’ Cano activated from disabled list

7:20 PM

Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano was activated off the 10-day disabled list before Tuesday's game in Washington against the Nationals. He had missed the last 11 games with a right quad strain.

Mariners activate 2B Cano from DL

5:57 PM

WASHINGTON -- Second baseman Robinson Cano is happy to be back on the active roster for the Seattle Mariners, who activated him off the 10-day disabled list before Tuesday's game in Washington against the Nationals. He had missed the last 11 games with a right quad strain.

Dodgers activate 2B Forsythe from DL

5:39 PM

The Los Angeles Dodgers reinstated infielder Logan Forsythe from the disabled list after he missed 30 games due to a broken toe, the team announced Tuesday.

Mariners activate 2B Cano on DL

3:39 PM

Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano was activated from the 10-day disabled list after missing the last 11 games with a right quad strain and will be available Tuesday against the Washington Nationals.

Orioles send C Pena to Triple-A

2:30 PM

Baltimore Orioles catcher Francisco Pena, the son of retired five-time All-Star catcher Tony Pena, cleared waivers and has been assigned to Triple-A Norfolk, the team announced Tuesday.

MLB roundup: Kepler’s 4 RBIs help Twins rally

2:08 AM

BALTIMORE -- Max Kepler homered and drove in four runs, and Miguel Sano homered and finished with three RBIs as the Minnesota Twins rallied from an early five-run deficit and defeated the Baltimore Orioles 14-7 on Monday night.

MLB roundup: Kepler’s 4 RBIs help Twins rally

12:14 AM

BALTIMORE -- Max Kepler homered and drove in four runs, and Miguel Sano homered and finished with three RBIs as the Minnesota Twins rallied from an early five-run deficit and defeated the Baltimore Orioles 14-7 on Monday night.

» Monday, May 22, 2017

MLB roundup: Kepler’s 4 RBIs help Twins rally

10:56 PM

BALTIMORE -- Max Kepler homered and drove in four runs, and Miguel Sano homered and finished with three RBIs as the Minnesota Twins rallied from an early five-run deficit and defeated the Baltimore Orioles 14-7 on Monday night.

Braves release Loney from minor league deal

9:24 PM

First baseman James Loney requested and received his release from the Atlanta Braves' Triple-A Gwinnett team on Monday, making him a free agent.

Orioles RHP Ynoa goes from DL to minors

7:26 PM

The Baltimore Orioles activated right-hander Gabriel Ynoa from the 10-day disabled list and optioned him to Triple-A Norfolk.

Twins’ Hughes to spend time on DL with biceps injury

6:47 PM

The Minnesota Twins placed Phil Hughes on the 10-day disabled list with inflammation of the right biceps tendon and recalled Kyle Gibson from Triple-A Rochester to start Monday's road game against the Baltimore Orioles.

» Sunday, May 21, 2017

MLB roundup: Estrada K’s 12 as Jays top Orioles

11:54 PM

BALTIMORE -- Marco Estrada tied a career high with 12 strikeouts, Devon Travis homered, and the Toronto Blue Jays avoided a three-game sweep with a 3-1 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Sunday.

MLB roundup: Estrada K’s 12 as Jays top Orioles

7:05 PM

BALTIMORE -- Marco Estrada tied a career high with 12 strikeouts, Devon Travis homered, and the Toronto Blue Jays avoided a three-game sweep with a 3-1 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Sunday.

Brewers activate OF Braun off DL

1:10 PM

The Milwaukee Brewers activated outfielder Ryan Braun from the 10-day disabled list Sunday and he was in the starting lineup for the series finale against the Chicago Cubs.

MLB roundup: Tigers snap Rangers’ winning streak

2:43 AM

DETROIT -- Alex Avila, Miguel Cabrera and J.D. Martinez hit consecutive home runs in the first inning, and the Detroit Tigers halted the Texas Rangers' 10-game winning streak with a 9-3 thumping on Saturday.

» Saturday, May 20, 2017

MLB roundup: Tigers snap Rangers’ winning streak

11:31 PM

DETROIT -- Alex Avila, Miguel Cabrera and J.D. Martinez hit consecutive home runs in the first inning, and the Detroit Tigers halted the Texas Rangers' 10-game winning streak with a 9-3 thumping on Saturday.

Blue Jays’ Sanchez goes on DL again

10:56 PM

Toronto Blue Jays right-hander Aaron Sanchez was placed on the 10-day disabled list for the third time this season Saturday with a finger injury. His latest ailment is a blister on his right middle finger.

Ex-Dodgers manager Lasorda in hospital

9:27 PM

Former Los Angeles Dodgers manager Tommy Lasorda was hospitalized for unspecified reasons, the team announced Saturday night.

Angels sign free agent RHP Fister

9:01 PM

The Los Angeles Angels reached agreement on a major league contract with free agent right-hander Doug Fister, the team announced Saturday.

Cardinals’ Wong leaves game with ailing elbow

8:10 PM

ST. LOUIS -- Cardinals second baseman Kolten Wong was removed from St. Louis' game against the San Francisco Giants on Saturday night before the top of the fourth inning due to left elbow discomfort.

Cardinals deal 1B Adams to Braves for INF Yepez

6:45 PM

The Atlanta Braves acquired first baseman Matt Adams and cash considerations from the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday for minor league infielder Juan Yepez.

MLB notebook: Astros place Keuchel (neck) on DL

6:17 PM

Houston Astros ace Dallas Keuchel, who is 7-0 this season, was placed on the 10-day on disabled list Saturday because of pinched nerve in his neck.

Ex-Dodger manager Lasorda in hospital

6:13 PM

Former Los Angeles Dodgers manager Tommy Lasorda has been hospitalized for several days, the Orange County Register reported on Saturday.

White Sox reportedly land Cuban OF prospect Robert

5:30 PM

Cuban prospect Luis Robert agreed to a contract with the Chicago White Sox, multiple media outlets reported on Saturday.

Red Sox LHP Price needs one more rehab start

5:18 PM

Boston Red Sox left-hander David Price will make one more minor league rehab start on Wednesday in his recovery from a strained pitching elbow before rejoining his teammates for his season debut.

A’s activate Axford, put Dull on DL

3:15 PM

The Oakland Athletics reinstated right-hander John Axford from the 10-day disabled list on Saturday and placed right-hander Ryan Dull on the DL because of a strained right knee.

Astros place Keuchel (neck) on DL

1:40 PM

Houston Astros ace Dallas Keuchel, who is 7-0 this season, was placed on the 10-day disabled list Saturday because of pinched nerve in his neck.

MLB roundup: Rangers top Tigers for 10th straight win

1:41 AM

DETROIT -- Mike Napoli and Joey Gallo homered as the Texas Rangers ran their winning streak to 10 games with a 5-3 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Friday.

MLB roundup: Rangers top Tigers for 10th straight win

12:03 AM

DETROIT -- Mike Napoli and Joey Gallo homered as the Texas Rangers ran their winning streak to 10 games with a 5-3 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Friday.

» Friday, May 19, 2017

Cardinals manager Matheny ejected

10:51 PM

ST. LOUIS -- St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny was ejected from Friday night's game by plate umpire Nic Lentz in the top of the seventh inning, moments before rain forced a halt to play.

Dodgers place Turner (hamstring) on disabled list

7:11 PM

The Los Angeles Dodgers placed third baseman Justin Turner on the 10-day disabled list with a right hamstring strain, the team announced Friday.

MLB notebook: Taillon upbeat in wake of cancer diagnosis

6:34 PM

Pittsburgh Pirates right-hander Jameson Taillon is keeping an optimistic outlook in his recovery following surgery for testicular cancer.

Pirates’ Taillon discusses his cancer rehab

5:52 PM

Pittsburgh Pirates right-hander Jameson Taillon is keeping an optimistic outlook in his recovery following surgery for testicular cancer.

Cardinals activate Peralta, send Sierra down to Double-A

5:23 PM

The St. Louis Cardinals activated infielder Jhonny Peralta from the 10-day disabled list prior to Friday's game against the San Francisco Giants.

Red Sox call up RHP Ramirez

5:10 PM

The Boston Red Sox recalled right-hander Noe Ramirez from Triple-A Pawtucket prior to Friday's game against the Oakland Athletics.

MLB roundup: Both Martinezes homer in Tigers’ win

2:08 AM

DETROIT -- Victor Martinez hit a go-ahead, two-run homer in his final game of the week, and J.D. Martinez supplied a three-run blast as the Detroit Tigers edged the Baltimore Orioles 6-5 on Thursday afternoon.

» Thursday, May 18, 2017

MLB roundup: Both Martinezes homer in Tigers’ win

11:57 PM

DETROIT -- Victor Martinez hit a go-ahead, two-run homer in his final game of the week and J.D. Martinez supplied a three-run blast as the Detroit Tigers edged the Baltimore Orioles 6-5 on Thursday afternoon.

MLB roundup: Both Martinezes homer in Tigers’ win

7:16 PM

DETROIT -- Victor Martinez hit a go-ahead, two-run homer in his final game of the week and J.D. Martinez supplied a three-run blast as the Detroit Tigers edged the Baltimore Orioles 6-5 on Thursday afternoon.

MLB notebook: Braves’ Freeman out at least 10 weeks

7:08 PM

Atlanta Braves star first baseman Freddie Freeman sustained a fractured left wrist and is expected to miss at least 10 weeks, the team announced on Thursday.

Blue Jays CF Pillar draws two-game ban for slur

5:15 PM

Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Kevin Pillar was suspended two games for screaming a homophobic slur after striking out against Atlanta Braves pitcher Jason Motte.

Braves 1B Freeman out 10 weeks with fractured wrist

5:01 PM

Atlanta Braves superstar first baseman Freddie Freeman sustained a fractured left wrist and is expected to miss at least 10 weeks, the team announced on Thursday.

MLB roundup: Both Martinezes homer in Tigers’ win

4:51 PM

DETROIT -- Victor Martinez hit a go-ahead, two-run homer in his final game of the week and J.D. Martinez supplied a three-run blast as the Detroit Tigers edged the Baltimore Orioles 6-5 on Thursday afternoon.

Dodgers activate 1B Gonzalez from DL

4:38 PM

Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez was activated from the 10-day disabled list, the team announced Thursday.

So. Korean court upholds sentence for Pirates’ Kang

4:09 PM

There is no baseball in the immediate future of Pittsburgh Pirates infielder Jung Ho Kang.

Braves 1B Freeman out with fractured wrist

3:50 PM

Atlanta Braves superstar first baseman Freddie Freeman sustained a fractured left wrist and is expected to miss at least 10 weeks, the team announced on Thursday.

MLB investigating apparent slur by Blue Jays’ Pillar

2:37 PM

Major League Baseball is investigating an incident in which Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Kevin Pillar appeared to scream a homophobic slur after striking out against Atlanta Braves pitcher Jason Motte.

Tigers DH Martinez headed to paternity list

2:32 PM

Victor Martinez will miss the Detroit Tigers' weekend series against the visiting Texas Rangers to be with his wife for the birth of their fourth child, manager Brad Ausmus said Thursday.

MLB investigating apparent slur by Blue Jays’ Pillar

12:08 PM

Major League Baseball reportedly is investigating an incident in which Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Kevin Pillar appeared to scream a homophobic slur after striking out against Atlanta Braves pitcher Jason Motte.

So. Korean court upholds sentence for Pirates’ Kang

11:15 AM

There is no baseball in the immediate future of Pittsburgh Pirates infielder Jung Ho Kang.

Reds recall LHP Garrett to start series finale vs. Cubs

11:07 AM

The Cincinnati Reds recalled left-hander Amir Garrett from Triple-A Louisville to start Thursday afternoon's series finale against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field.

MLB investigating apparent slur by Blue Jays’ Pillar

10:30 AM

Major League Baseball reportedly is investigating an incident in which Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Kevin Pillar appeared to scream a homophobic slur after striking out against Atlanta Braves pitcher Jason Motte.

Tigers’ Cabrera (oblique) out two to three days

1:13 AM

DETROIT -- Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera was a late scratch from Detroit's starting lineup Wednesday night against the Baltimore Orioles because of a sore left side.

MLB roundup: McCullers, Astros shut down Marlins

1:05 AM

MIAMI -- Lance McCullers pitched six scoreless innings, and Jose Altuve slugged four extra-base hits to lead the Houston Astros to a 3-0 win over the Miami Marlins on Wednesday afternoon at Marlins Park.

Tigers’ Cabrera (oblique) out two to three days

1:00 AM

DETROIT -- Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera was a late scratch from Detroit's starting lineup Wednesday night against the Baltimore Orioles because of a sore left side.

MLB roundup: McCullers, Astros shut down Marlins

12:16 AM

MIAMI -- Lance McCullers pitched six scoreless innings, and Jose Altuve slugged four extra-base hits to lead the Houston Astros to a 3-0 win over the Miami Marlins on Wednesday afternoon at Marlins Park.

» Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Twins-Rockies game postponed

9:10 PM

The Minnesota Twins game against the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday at Target Field in Minneapolis was postponed due to inclement weather.

MLB roundup: McCullers, Astros shut down Marlins

8:04 PM

MIAMI -- Lance McCullers pitched six scoreless innings, and Jose Altuve slugged four extra-base hits to lead the Houston Astros to a 3-0 win over the Miami Marlins on Wednesday afternoon at Marlins Park.

MLB roundup: McCullers, Astros shut down Marlins

7:03 PM

MIAMI -- Lance McCullers pitched six scoreless innings, and Jose Altuve slugged four extra-base hits to lead the Houston Astros to a 3-0 win over the Miami Marlins on Wednesday afternoon at Marlins Park.

MLB notebook: Pirates’ Taillon diagnosed with cancer

6:49 PM

Tests on tissue removed from Pittsburgh Pirates right-hander Jameson Taillon last week confirmed he is dealing with testicular cancer.

Pirates RHP Taillon diagnosed with testicular cancer

6:02 PM

Tests on tissue removed from Pittsburgh Pirates right-hander Jameson Taillon last week confirmed he is dealing with testicular cancer.

Pirates place OF Polanco on disabled list

4:18 PM

The Pittsburgh Pirates placed Gregory Polanco on the 10-day disabled list Wednesday and recalled fellow outfielder Danny Ortiz from Triple-A Indianapolis.

MLB roundup: McCullers, Astros shut down Marlins

3:57 PM

MIAMI -- Lance McCullers pitched six scoreless innings, and Jose Altuve slugged four extra-base hits to lead the Houston Astros to a 3-0 win over the Miami Marlins on Wednesday afternoon at Marlins Park.

Indians OF Almonte to miss three to five weeks

3:05 PM

Cleveland Indians outfielder Abraham Almonte is expected to miss three to five weeks with a high-grade sprain to his right biceps tendon, the team announced Wednesday.

MLB roundup: Davis’ two extra-inning homers lift O’s

2:27 AM

DETROIT -- Chris Davis homered in consecutive at-bats in extra innings, and the Baltimore Orioles outslugged the Detroit Tigers for a 13-11 win Tuesday.

MLB roundup: Davis’ two extra-inning homers lift O’s

1:48 AM

DETROIT -- Chris Davis homered in consecutive at-bats in extra innings, and the Baltimore Orioles outslugged the Detroit Tigers for a 13-11 win Tuesday.

MLB roundup: Astros’ Keuchel first 7-game winner

12:02 AM

MIAMI -- Dallas Keuchel became the first seven-game winner in the major leagues as the Houston Astros coasted to a 12-2 rout of the Miami Marlins Tuesday.

» Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Mariners place RHP Weber on 10-day DL

11:04 PM

The Seattle Mariners announced Tuesday that right-handed pitcher Ryan Weber was diagnosed with a stretch of the musculocutaneous nerve and there is no timetable for his return.

Mariners’ Cano goes on DL

7:37 PM

Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano was placed on the 10-day disabled list, retroactive to Saturday, with a sore right quadriceps, the team announced Tuesday.

MLB notebook: Mariners’ Cano put on disabled list

7:36 PM

Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano was placed on the 10-day disabled list, retroactive to Saturday, with a sore right quadriceps, the team announced Tuesday.

Blue Jays promote OF Ceciliani, option RHP Camps

2:58 PM

TORONTO -- The Toronto Blue Jays promoted outfielder Darrell Ceciliani from Triple-A Buffalo and optioned right-handed pitcher Leonel Campos to the Bisons before Tuesday's game against the Atlanta Braves.

Mets place SS Cabrera on disabled list, sign RHP Ramirez

2:42 PM

The New York Mets placed shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera on the 10-day disabled due to his sprained left thumb, the team announced Tuesday.

MLB roundup: Gurriel slam lifts surging Astros

2:19 AM

MIAMI -- Yuli Gurriel hit his first career grand slam, leading the Houston Astros to a 7-2 win over the Miami Marlins on Monday night at Marlins Park.

MLB roundup: Gurriel slam lifts surging Astros

1:03 AM

MIAMI -- Yuli Gurriel hit his first career grand slam, leading the Houston Astros to a 7-2 win over the Miami Marlins on Monday night at Marlins Park.

» Monday, May 15, 2017

MLB roundup: Gurriel slam lifts surging Astros

10:40 PM

MIAMI -- Yuli Gurriel hit his first career grand slam, leading the Houston Astros to a 7-2 win over the Miami Marlins on Monday night at Marlins Park.

Rangers place OF Gomez on 10-day DL

10:31 PM

Texas Rangers outfielder Carlos Gomez was placed on the 10-day disabled list on Monday with a strained right hamstring, and the Rangers announced he is expected to miss four to six weeks.

Indians’ Carrasco exits in fourth with pec injury

8:48 PM

CLEVELAND -- Indians pitcher Carlos Carrasco left Cleveland's game against the Tampa Bay Rays on Monday due to left pectoral tightness.

MLB notebook: Giants’ Pence (hamstring) on DL

6:31 PM

The San Francisco Giants placed outfielder Hunter Pence on the 10-day disabled list with a left hamstring strain on Monday.

Giants’ Pence lands on DL with strained hamstring

6:27 PM

The San Francisco Giants placed outfielder Hunter Pence on the 10-day disabled list with a left hamstring strain on Monday.

Blue Jays place OF Pearce (calf) on disabled list

5:49 PM

TORONTO -- The Toronto Blue Jays placed outfielder Steve Pearce on the 10-day disabled list with a strained right calf on Monday and recalled right-handed reliever Leonel Campos.

White Sox C Soto faces arthroscopic elbow surgery

5:47 PM

Chicago White Sox catcher Geovany Soto will undergo arthroscopic surgery on his right elbow and is expected to miss a minimum of three months, the club announced on Monday.

Potential purchase of Marlins could make Jeter change (pin)stripes

12:35 AM

NEW YORK -- Steeped in history, legendary ballplayers and championships, the New York Yankees really have it down when it comes to pomp.

MLB roundup: Pillar powers Jays over M’s

12:13 AM

TORONTO -- Kevin Pillar hit a home run with two outs in the ninth inning Sunday, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Seattle Mariners 3-2 to extend their winning streak to five games.

» Sunday, May 14, 2017

MLB notebook: Yankees retire Derek Jeter’s No. 2

10:50 PM

The New York Yankees retired Derek Jeter's No. 2 before a star-studded group that included his family, former teammates and other Yankee legends.

MLB roundup: Pillar powers Jays over M’s

9:20 PM

TORONTO -- Kevin Pillar hit a home run with two outs in the ninth inning Sunday, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Seattle Mariners 3-2 to extend their winning streak to five games.

MLB roundup: Pillar powers Jays over M’s

8:16 PM

TORONTO -- Kevin Pillar hit a home run with two outs in the ninth inning Sunday and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Seattle Mariners 3-2 to extend their win streak to five games.

Former umpire Palermo dies at 67

5:46 PM

Former major league umpire Steve Palermo, who was hailed as a hero in 1991 after he was shot in the back while coming to the aid of robbery victims, died Sunday at the age of 67.

MLB roundup: Pillar powers Jays over M’s

5:46 PM

TORONTO -- Kevin Pillar hit a home run with two outs in the ninth inning Sunday afternoon and the Toronto Blue Jays defeated the Seattle Mariners 3-2 to extend their win streak to five games.

Blue Jays LF Pearce departs vs. Mariners

4:45 PM

TORONTO -- Toronto Blue Jays left fielder Steve Pearce left the game against the Seattle Mariners in the second inning Sunday afternoon due to tightness in right calf.

Red Sox LHP Pomeranz exits with arm injury

3:50 PM

BOSTON -- Boston Red Sox left-hander Drew Pomeranz departed Sunday's game against the Tampa Bay Rays in the fourth inning with an apparent left arm injury.

Blue Jays LF Pearce departs vs. Mariners

2:41 PM

TORONTO -- Toronto Blue Jays left fielder Steve Pearce left the game against the Seattle Mariners in the second inning Sunday afternoon after sliding into second base on a double.

Yankees place LHP Chapman on DL with rotator cuff inflammation

2:00 PM

NEW YORK -- The New York Yankees placed closer Aroldis Chapman on the 10-day disabled list Sunday with left shoulder rotator cuff inflammation.

Indians placed OF Guyer (wrist) on DL

1:18 PM

The Cleveland Indians placed outfielder Brandon Guyer on the 10-day disabled list Sunday with a left wrist injury.

Yankees place LHP Chapman on DL with rotator cuff inflammation

11:57 AM

The New York Yankees placed closer Aroldis Chapman on the 10-day disabled list Sunday with left shoulder rotator cuff inflammation.

MLB roundup: Sale, Red Sox overcome Rays

1:09 AM

BOSTON -- Chris Sale gave up his third and fourth home runs in a Red Sox uniform, but that didn't keep the left-hander from pitching Boston to a 6-3 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays in the middle game of a three-game series on Saturday at Fenway Park.

» Saturday, May 13, 2017

MLB roundup: Sale, Red Sox overcome Rays

11:20 PM

BOSTON -- Chris Sale gave up his third and fourth home runs in a Red Sox uniform, but that didn't keep the left-hander from pitching Boston to a 6-3 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays in the middle game of a three-game series on Saturday at Fenway Park.

Nationals LF Werth leaves game

10:30 PM

WASHINGTON -- Washington Nationals left fielder Jayson Werth, who started Saturday's game with the Philadelphia Phillies, was replaced in the field in the top of the eighth by Chris Heisey.

MLB roundup: Sale, Red Sox overcome Rays

7:42 PM

BOSTON -- Chris Sale gave up his third and fourth home runs in a Red Sox uniform, but that didn't keep the left-hander from pitching Boston to a 6-3 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays in the middle game of a three-game series on Saturday at Fenway Park.

MLB notebook: Nats sign Harper to one-year, $21.625M deal

6:12 PM

The Washington Nationals agreed to terms on a one-year contract with Bryce Harper, the team announced Saturday.

Nationals sign Harper for 1-year, $21.625 million

5:50 PM

WASHINGTON -- Right fielder Bryce Harper was already under team control through the 2018 season with the Washington Nationals.

Mariners RHP Weber exits with arm injury

3:11 PM

TORONTO -- Seattle Mariners right-hander Ryan Weber left the game against the Toronto Blue Jays because of an arm injury with two out in the bottom of the fourth inning on Saturday afternoon.

Mariners RHP Weber exits with shoulder injury

3:11 PM

TORONTO -- Seattle Mariners right-hander Ryan Weber left the game against the Toronto Blue Jays because of a shoulder injury with two out in the bottom of the fourth inning on Saturday afternoon.

All Rise: Yankees’ Judge swinging for big impact

2:05 PM

NEW YORK -- The buzz in this place is palpable.

Giants might not get Bumgarner back until August

1:59 PM

San Francisco Giants ace Madison Bumgarner, who injured his throwing shoulder in a dirt bike accident last month, might return later than expected.

Mariners RHP Iwakuma out 4-6 weeks with shoulder inflammation

12:05 PM

The Seattle Mariners announced Saturday that right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma, who joined three other starting pitchers on the team's disabled list, is expected to miss four to six weeks because of inflammation in his right shoulder.

MLB roundup: Posey homer pushes Giants over Reds in 17th

4:13 AM

SAN FRANCISCO -- Buster Posey hit a one-out home run in the bottom of the 17th inning, delivering the San Francisco Giants a walk-off victory over the Cincinnati reds on Friday.

MLB roundup: Astros keep rolling against Yankees

2:11 AM

NEW YORK -- Lance McCullers Jr. pitched six scoreless innings and the Houston Astros continued the best start in team history with a 5-1 victory over the New York Yankees on Friday night.

MLB roundup: Astros keep rolling against Yankees

12:41 AM

NEW YORK -- Lance McCullers Jr. pitched six scoreless innings and the Houston Astros continued the best start in team history with a 5-1 victory over the New York Yankees on Friday night.

» Friday, May 12, 2017

MLB roundup: Astros keep rolling against Yankees

11:14 PM

NEW YORK -- Lance McCullers Jr. pitched six scoreless innings and the Houston Astros continued the best start in team history with a 5-1 victory over the New York Yankees on Friday night.

MLB notebook: Mets’ Familia has surgery for blood clot

7:21 PM

New York Mets closer Jeurys Familia may miss the rest of the season after undergoing surgery to repair a blood clot in his pitching arm.

Brewers place OF Braun on DL with calf strain

7:07 PM

The Milwaukee Brewers placed outfielder Ryan Braun on the 10-day disabled Friday due to a strained left calf.

Mets RHP Familia undergoes surgery for blood clot

5:58 PM

New York Mets closer Jeurys Familia may miss the rest of the season after undergoing surgery to repair a blood clot in his pitching arm.

Athletics activate Phegley from concussion list

2:35 PM

The Oakland Athletics reinstated catcher Josh Phegley from the seven-day concussion disabled list on Friday.

MLB roundup: Napoli’s walk-off blast lifts Rangers

1:45 AM

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Mike Napoli crushed a three-run homer in the ninth to lift the Texas Rangers to a 5-2, comeback victory over the San Diego Padres on Thursday night.

MLB roundup: Napoli’s walk-off blast lifts Rangers

12:56 AM

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Mike Napoli crushed a three-run homer in the ninth to lift the Texas Rangers to a 5-2, comeback victory over the San Diego Padres on Thursday night.

» Thursday, May 11, 2017

MLB roundup: Napoli’s walk-off blast lifts Rangers

11:40 PM

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Mike Napoli crushed a three-run homer in the ninth to lift the Texas Rangers to a 5-2, comeback victory over the San Diego Padres on Thursday night.

MLB roundup: Astros, Keuchel throttle Yankees

11:05 PM

NEW YORK -- Dallas Keuchel remained unbeaten by pitching six effective innings, and Carlos Correa hit an early homer as the Houston Astros held on for a 3-2 victory over the New York Yankees on Thursday night.

MLB notebook: Mets’ Familia might face shoulder surgery

7:19 PM

New York Mets closer Jeurys Familia was diagnosed with an arterial clot in his right shoulder and may need surgery, the team announced on Thursday.

Angels’ Trout returns after five-game absence

6:53 PM

Los Angeles Angels star Mike Trout will return to the lineup on Thursday night against the Detroit Tigers after missing five straight games with a left hamstring injury, the team said.

Mariners’ Cano scratched due to quadriceps injury

6:16 PM

TORONTO -- Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano was a late scratch from the lineup for Thursday's game against the Toronto Blue Jays because of a right quadriceps strain.

Blue Jays put Liriano on disabled list

5:56 PM

TORONTO -- The Toronto Blue Jays put left-handed pitcher Francisco Liriano on the 10-day disabled list Thursday with inflammation of the left shoulder.

Athletics send RHP Cotton to Triple-A Nashville

2:58 PM

The Oakland Athletics optioned right-hander Jharel Cotton to Triple-A Nashville on Thursday, the team announced.

Mets RHP Familia could be facing shoulder surgery

2:28 PM

New York Mets closer Jeurys Familia was diagnosed with an arterial clot in his right shoulder and may need surgery, the team announced on Thursday.

Phillies extend manager Mackanin’s contract

10:55 AM

The Philadelphia Phillies and manager Pete Mackanin agreed to a contract extension, the team announced on Thursday.

MLB roundup: Nats, Jays score walk-off wins

1:13 AM

WASHINGTON -- With one out in the ninth inning, Matt Wieters hit a two-run single off former teammate Brad Brach as the Washington Nationals came back to beat the Baltimore Orioles 7-6 on Wednesday night.

MLB roundup: Nats, Jays score walk-off wins

12:55 AM

WASHINGTON -- With one out in the ninth inning, Matt Wieters hit a two-run single off former teammate Brad Brach as the Washington Nationals came back to beat the Baltimore Orioles 7-6 on Wednesday night.

Dodgers lose OF Toles for season

12:15 AM

Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Andrew Toles will need season-ending surgery to repair a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee.

» Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Angels CF Trout could return to lineup Thursday

11:53 PM

Los Angeles Angels center fielder Mike Trout could return to the lineup Thursday for the series opener against the visiting Detroit Tigers, manager Mike Scioscia announced.

MLB roundup: Nats, Jays score walk-off wins

11:51 PM

WASHINGTON -- Matt Wieters hit a two-run single in the last of the ninth inning with one out off former teammate Brad Brach as the Washington Nationals came back to beat the Baltimore Orioles 7-6 on Wednesday night.

MLB roundup: Giants rally in ninth, end five-game skid

8:00 PM

NEW YORK -- Christian Arroyo's three-run double snapped a ninth-inning tie Wednesday afternoon as the San Francisco Giants defeated the New York Mets 6-5 at Citi Field.

MLB notebook: Iwakuma added to Mariners’ growing disabled list

7:35 PM

Right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma joined three other Seattle Mariners' starting pitchers on the disabled list Wednesday.

Eaton eyes 6-9 months of rehab following surgery

7:03 PM

WASHINGTON -- Washington Nationals center fielder Adam Eaton began a rehabilitation program on Wednesday that should last about six to nine months, general manager Mike Rizzo said before the team faced the Baltimore Orioles.

White Sox-Twins game rained out

6:02 PM

Wednesday's game pitting the Minnesota Twins and Chicago White Sox at Guaranteed Rate Field in Chicago was postponed due to rain.

MLB roundup: Giants rally in ninth, end five-game skid

5:46 PM

NEW YORK -- Christian Arroyo's three-run double snapped a ninth-inning tie Wednesday afternoon as the San Francisco Giants defeated the New York Mets 6-5 at Citi Field.

Angels CF Trout could return to lineup Thursday

4:31 PM

Los Angeles Angels center fielder Mike Trout could return to the lineup for Thursday's series finale against the Oakland Athletics, manager Mike Scioscia announced.

Tigers pull plug on K-Rod as closer

2:11 PM

Four blown saves in 11 chances forced the Detroit Tigers to pull the plug on Francisco Rodriguez as closer.

Mariners place RHP Iwakuma on DL

2:09 PM

Right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma joined three other Seattle Mariners' starting pitchers on the disabled list Wednesday.

MLB roundup: Indians shut out Blue Jays

2:18 AM

TORONTO -- Carlos Carrasco allowed three hits in seven innings, Yan Gomes hit a three-run homer, and the Cleveland Indians defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 6-0 on Tuesday night.

MLB roundup: Indians shut out Blue Jays

1:56 AM

TORONTO -- Carlos Carrasco allowed three hits in seven innings, Yan Gomes hit a three-run homer, and the Cleveland Indians defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 6-0 on Tuesday night.

MLB roundup: Indians shut out Blue Jays

12:19 AM

TORONTO -- Carlos Carrasco allowed three hits in seven innings, Yan Gomes hit a three-run homer and the Cleveland Indians defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 6-0 on Tuesday night.

» Tuesday, May 9, 2017

MLB roundup: Indians shut out Blue Jays

10:48 PM

TORONTO -- Carlos Carrasco allowed three hits in seven innings, Yan Gomes hit a three-run homer and the Cleveland Indians defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 6-0 on Tuesday night.

Giants place closer Melancon on 10-day DL

10:13 PM

Already owners of the worst record in baseball, the San Francisco Giants placed closer Mark Melancon on the 10-disabled list with a sore forearm on Tuesday.

Orioles closer Britton could be out two months

8:27 PM

Baltimore Orioles closer Zach Britton could be out for two months, according to various reports.

MLB notebook: Mets RHP Harvey apologizes for actions

6:59 PM

New York Mets pitcher Matt Harvey apologized for his actions on Tuesday after his three-day suspension for missing a game concluded.

Mets’ Harvey returns from suspension, apologizes

5:00 PM

New York Mets pitcher Matt Harvey apologized for his actions on Tuesday after his three-day suspension for missing a game concluded.

Statue of Gwynn erected in his hometown

4:11 PM

The northern San Diego County community in which baseball legend Tony Gwynn resided erected a statue in honor of the late San Diego Padres star Tuesday on what would have been his 57th birthday.

Mariners deal RHP Fien to Phillies

3:13 PM

Veteran right-handed relief pitcher Casey Fien was traded by the Seattle Mariners to the Philadelphia Phillies for cash considerations on Tuesday.

MLB roundup: A’s earn 3rd straight walk-off win

1:52 AM

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Jed Lowrie hit a solo home run with two outs in the 11th inning, lifting the Oakland Athletics to their third consecutive walk-off win, a 3-2 victory against the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night at the Oakland Coliseum.

» Monday, May 8, 2017

Angels’ Simmons exits with hand injury

11:35 PM

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Los Angeles Angels shortstop Andrelton Simmons was hit by a pitch in the first inning against the Oakland A's and left the game after the top of the second.

MLB roundup: Ninth-inning run sends Mets past Giants

11:22 PM

NEW YORK -- Neil Walker's single to right field with two outs in the ninth inning Monday night scored Michael Conforto with the winning run as the New York Mets edged the San Francisco Giants 4-3 at Citi Field.

Angels’ Simmons exits with hand injury

10:58 PM

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Los Angeles Angels shortstop Andrelton Simmons was hit by a pitch in the first inning against the Oakland A's and left the game after the top of the second.

Cubs put Heyward on DL, deal Szczur to Padres

10:14 PM

The Chicago Cubs traded outfielder Matt Szczur to the San Diego Padres and placed outfielder Jason Heyward on the 10-day disabled list Monday due to a sprained finger on his right hand.

Braves release Ryan Howard, acquire UT Santana

9:20 PM

The Atlanta Braves made two notable moves on Monday.

Braves release former Phillies slugger Howard

7:31 PM

The Atlanta Braves released former World Series champion and 2006 National League Most Valuable Player Ryan Howard from his minor league contract on Monday.

MLB notebook: Pirates’ Taillon has surgery for possible cancer

6:31 PM

Pittsburgh Pirates right-hander Jameson Taillon underwent surgery for suspected testicular cancer at Allegheny General Hospital on Monday morning, the team announced.

Pirates’ Taillon has surgery for possible testicular cancer

6:14 PM

Pittsburgh Pirates right-hander Jameson Taillon underwent surgery for suspected testicular cancer at Allegheny General Hospital on Monday morning, the team announced.

Mets targeting Friday for Harvey’s next start

5:55 PM

New York Mets manager Terry Collins told reporters on Monday that the team hopes to have suspended right-hander Matt Harvey ready to start Friday's game against the Milwaukee Brewers.

Angels GM: OF Trout has ’clean’ MRI on hamstring

5:25 PM

Los Angeles Angels center fielder Mike Trout underwent an MRI exam on his ailing left hamstring and the results were "clean and normal," general manager Billy Eppler told reporters on Monday.

Blue Jays place C Martin (shoulder) on disabled list

5:17 PM

TORONTO -- The Toronto Blue Jays placed Russell Martin on the 10-day disabled list on Monday and recalled fellow catcher Mike Ohlman from Triple-A Buffalo.

Cubs mull options after LHP Anderson placed on DL

4:54 PM

Yet another back injury landed left-hander Brett Anderson on the disabled list, forcing the Chicago Cubs to look for options in their starting rotation.

Marlins place 3B Prado on DL

4:49 PM

The Miami Marlins placed Martin Prado on the 10-day disabled list on Monday and recalled fellow infielder J.T. Riddle from Triple-A New Orleans.

Nationals’ Harper returning to lineup

4:11 PM

Outfielder Bryce Harper will return from a three-game absence due to a groin injury on Monday when the Washington Nationals open a four-game, home-and-home interleague series against the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards.

MLB roundup: Yanks top Cubs in whiff-filled marathon

2:33 AM

CHICAGO -- Aaron Hicks led off the 18th inning with a bunt single and scored on a grounder as the New York Yankees edged the Chicago Cubs 5-4 in a 6-hour, 5-minute game that ended early Monday morning.

» Sunday, May 7, 2017

MLB notebook: Mets suspend RHP Harvey 3 days

8:57 PM

A bizarre season for the New York Mets took another hairpin turn Sunday morning when the team announced it had suspended right-hander Matt Harvey three days without pay for a violation of team rules.

MLB roundup: Pham’s 14th-inning HR lifts Cardinals

7:50 PM

ATLANTA -- Tommy Pham went 4-for-5 and hit two home runs, including a two-run shot in the 14th inning, to lift the St. Louis Cardinals to a 6-4 win over the Atlanta Braves on Sunday at Sun Trust Park.

MLB roundup: Barney’s blast lifts Jays past Rays

5:15 PM

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Five relievers combined to hold the Tampa Bay Rays to three hits and the Toronto Blue Jays got a solo home run from Darwin Barney in the eighth inning of a 2-1 win on Sunday afternoon at Tropicana Field.

Rain postpones Dodgers-Padres finale

3:19 PM

Sunday's game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and San Diego Padres in San Diego was postponed by heavy rain.

Mets suspend RHP Harvey three days for violating team rules

1:40 PM

NEW YORK -- A bizarre season for the New York Mets took another hairpin turn Sunday morning when the team announced it had suspended right-hander Matt Harvey three days without pay for a violation of team rules.

Cardinals place OF Martinez on DL

12:22 PM

The St. Louis Cardinals placed outfielder Jose Martinez on the 10-day disabled list Sunday due to a left groin injury.

Mets suspend RHP Harvey three days for violating team rules

11:35 AM

The New York Mets suspended right-hander Matt Harvey three games without pay for violating team rules.

MLB roundup: Yankees win fourth straight

1:17 AM

CHICAGO -- Starlin Castro and Aaron Hicks homered as the New York Yankees beat the Chicago Cubs 11-6 on Saturday night.

» Saturday, May 6, 2017

MLB roundup: Yankees win fourth straight

11:27 PM

CHICAGO -- Starlin Castro and Aaron Hicks homered as the New York Yankees beat the Chicago Cubs 11-6 on Saturday night.

Mets SS Cabrera injures thumb vs. Marlins

9:14 PM

NEW YORK -- New York Mets shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera left Saturday's game against the Miami Marlins after suffering a left thumb injury while diving for a base hit in the third inning.

MLB roundup: Red Sox erupt to back Porcello

8:04 PM

MINNEAPOLIS -- Chris Young homered twice while Xander Bogaerts and Andrew Benintendi each had three hits as the Boston Red Sox used an eight-run second inning to cruise to an 11-1 victory against the Minnesota Twins on Saturday.

Pirates place RHP Taillon on disabled list

7:45 PM

PITTSBURGH -- The Pirates placed right-hander Jameson Taillon on the 10-day disabled list with groin discomfort on Saturday.

Orioles put LHP Britton on DL

7:23 PM

Baltimore Orioles left-hander Zach Britton was placed on the 10-day disabled list Saturday after experiencing a recurrence of pain in his pitching forearm.

LHP Price nearing return to Red Sox

2:23 PM

MINNEAPOLIS -- Left-hander David Price of the Boston Red Sox is close to returning to the mound as he tries to come back from a left elbow strain.

MLB roundup: Yanks rally past Cubs

3:57 AM

CHICAGO -- Down to his last strike, Brett Gardner hit a three-run home run off Hector Rondon with two outs in the ninth inning as the New York Yankees rallied for a 3-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs Friday at Wrigley Field.

MLB roundup: Yanks rally past Cubs

12:45 AM

CHICAGO -- Down to his last strike, Brett Gardner hit a three-run home run off Hector Rondon with two outs in the ninth inning as the New York Yankees rallied for a 3-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs Friday at Wrigley Field.

» Friday, May 5, 2017

MLB roundup: Yanks rally past Cubs

11:24 PM

CHICAGO -- Down to his last strike, Brett Gardner hit a three-run home run off Hector Rondon with two outs in the ninth inning as the New York Yankees rallied for a 3-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs Friday at Wrigley Field.

Mariners place LHP Paxton on 10-day DL

8:42 PM

The Seattle Mariners' pitching staff took another hit on Friday when left-hander James Paxton, who has been their best pitcher this season, was placed on the 10-day disabled list with a left forearm strain.

MLB notebook: Dodgers’ Gonzalez placed on DL

7:54 PM

Slumping Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez was placed on the disabled list for the first time in his 14-year career on Friday.

Dodgers’ Gonzalez on disabled list for first time

7:38 PM

Slumping Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez was placed on the disabled list for the first time in his 14-year career on Friday.

Cardinals place OF Piscotty on DL

3:50 PM

The St. Louis Cardinals placed outfielder Stephen Piscotty on the 10-day disabled list Friday with a right hamstring strain.

Yankees C Sanchez activated from DL

3:01 PM

New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez was activated from the 10-day disabled list shortly before Friday's game against the Chicago Cubs.

MLB roundup: Scherzer lifts Nationals past Diamondbacks

1:50 AM

WASHINGTON -- Max Scherzer gave up just two hits, had two hits of his own and drove in the first run against his former team as the Washington Nationals beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-2 Thursday, taking two of three games in the series.

» Thursday, May 4, 2017

MLB roundup: Scherzer lifts Nationals past Diamondbacks

11:31 PM

WASHINGTON -- Max Scherzer gave up just two hits, had two hits of his own and drove in the first run against his former team as the Washington Nationals beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-2 Thursday, taking two of three games in the series.

Cardinals CF Dexter Fowler leaves game with shoulder injury

9:04 PM

ST. LOUIS -- Center fielder Dexter Fowler became the second St. Louis Cardinals' outfielder to leave Thursday night's game against the Milwaukee Brewers with an injury when he suffered a right shoulder strain in the third inning.

MLB notebook: Red Sox RHP Wright done for season

8:49 PM

BOSTON -- Boston Red Sox knuckleballer Steven Wright will undergo a cartilage restoration procedure on his left knee Monday and will miss the rest of the 2017 season, the team announced Thursday.

MLB roundup: Scherzer lifts Nationals past Diamondbacks

7:11 PM

WASHINGTON -- Max Scherzer gave up just two hits, had two hits of his own and drove in the first run against his former team as the Washington Nationals beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-2 Thursday, taking two of three games in the series.

Red Sox RHP Wright done for season

4:53 PM

BOSTON -- Boston Red Sox knuckleballer Steven Wright will undergo a cartilage restoration procedure on his left knee Monday and will miss the rest of the 2017 season, the team announced Thursday.

Twins CF Buxton crashes into wall, exits game vs. A’s

3:51 PM

MINNEAPOLIS -- Minnesota Twins center fielder Byron Buxton left Thursday's game against the Oakland Athletics after hitting the wall awkwardly while making the final out of the top of the fifth inning.

Tigers’ pitching turning tables on Indians this season

12:47 PM

DETROIT -- Strong starting pitching allowed the Cleveland Indians to dominate the Detroit Tigers last season.

Athletics place C Phegley on concussion disabled list

12:21 PM

The Oakland Athletics placed Josh Phegley on the seven-day concussion disabled list and recalled fellow catcher Bruce Maxwell from Triple-A Nashville on Thursday.

Red Sox permanently ban man for racial slur at another fan

10:54 AM

The Boston Red Sox permanently banned a man from Fenway Park who they said used a racial slur toward another fan at Tuesday's game.

Athletics place C Phegley on concussion disabled list

10:38 AM

The Oakland Athletics placed Josh Phegley on the seven-day concussion disabled list and recalled fellow catcher Bruce Maxwell from Triple-A Nashville on Thursday.

MLB roundup: Judge homers again in Yankees’ win

1:29 AM

NEW YORK -- Aaron Judge hit his major-league-leading 13th home run and scored the tying run in the seventh inning as the New York Yankees rallied from an early four-run deficit and posted an 8-6 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday night.

» Wednesday, May 3, 2017

MLB notebook: Indians place Kluber on DL

6:47 PM

The Cleveland Indians placed ace Corey Kluber on the 10-day disabled list Wednesday after the right-hander left Tuesday night's game because of lower-back discomfort.

Marlins place RHP Volquez on disabled list

6:40 PM

The Miami Marlins placed Edinson Volquez on the 10-day disabled list with a blister on his right thumb on Wednesday and recalled fellow right-hander Nick Wittgren from Triple-A New Orleans.

A’s put LHP Doolittle on disabled list

5:30 PM

The Oakland Athletics placed left-hander Sean Doolittle on the 10-day disabled list with a left shoulder strain on Wednesday and designated right-hander Cesar Valdez for assignment.

Texas’ Hamels out for eight weeks

5:12 PM

Texas Rangers left-hander Cole Hamels is expected to miss eight weeks with a right oblique strain, the team announced on Wednesday.

Indians place RHP Kluber on disabled list

4:25 PM

The Cleveland Indians placed ace Corey Kluber on the 10-day disabled list Wednesday after the right-hander left Tuesday night's game because of lower-back discomfort.

Fan grazed by stray bullet at Busch Stadium

3:31 PM

A woman attending Tuesday night's baseball game inside Busch Stadium in St. Louis was grazed by a stray bullet.

Mets’ Syndergaard goes for second opinion, could miss 3 months

1:43 PM

New York Mets ace Noah Syndergaard plans to get a second opinion on his torn right lat muscle and the right-handed could reportedly miss three months.

Tebow: ’Getting better every week’ in the minors

11:38 AM

Former NFL quarterback Tim Tebow says he is "getting better every week" in his transition to a minor league baseball player for the New York Mets' Class A affiliate.

MLB roundup: Judge (2 HRs) leads Yankees

3:23 AM

NEW YORK -- Aaron Judge hit two more home runs and the New York Yankees slugged five in an 11-5 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday night.

MLB roundup: Judge (2 HRs) leads Yankees

2:15 AM

NEW YORK -- Aaron Judge hit two more home runs and the New York Yankees slugged five in an 11-5 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday night.

MLB roundup: Judge (2 HRs) leads Yankees

12:23 AM

NEW YORK -- Aaron Judge hit two more home runs and the New York Yankees slugged five in an 11-5 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday night.

» Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Red Sox apologize to Adam Jones for fan behavior

5:46 PM

One day after fans at Fenway Park tossed a bag of peanuts at Baltimore Orioles outfielder Adam Jones and shouted racial slurs, the Boston Red Sox apologized for the behavior of their patrons.

Tigers activate 1B Cabrera, option C/1B Hicks

3:15 PM

The Detroit Tigers activated slugger Miguel Cabrera from the 10-day disabled list, the club announced on Tuesday.

Red Sox apologize to Adam Jones for fan behavior

10:00 AM

One day after fans at Fenway Park tossed a bag of peanuts at Baltimore Orioles outfielder Adam Jones and shouted racial slurs, the Boston Red Sox apologized for the behavior of their patrons.

MLB roundup: Brewers, Reds win in 10th

1:46 AM

ST. LOUIS -- Travis Shaw belted a three-run homer with two outs in the top of the 10th inning Monday night as the Milwaukee Brewers outlasted the St. Louis Cardinals 7-5 at Busch Stadium.

Boston fans hurl racial taunts at Orioles’ Jones

12:52 AM

BOSTON -- Orioles center fielder Adam Jones told USA Today after Baltimore's game against the Boston Red Sox on Monday that he was slammed with racial taunts from the fans in the Fenway Park bleachers.

MLB roundup: Brewers, Reds win in 10th

12:18 AM

ST. LOUIS -- Travis Shaw belted a three-run homer with two outs in the top of the 10th inning Monday night as the Milwaukee Brewers outlasted the St. Louis Cardinals 7-5 at Busch Stadium.

» Monday, May 1, 2017

Dodgers’ Ryu (hip) lands on DL

9:15 PM

The Los Angeles Dodgers placed left-hander Hyun-Jin Ryu on the 10-day disabled list due to a left hip contusion on Monday.

Angels lose LHP Skaggs for 10-12 weeks

7:21 PM

Los Angeles Angels left-hander Tyler Skaggs will be sidelined 10 to 12 weeks after being diagnosed with a Grade 2 right oblique strain, the team announced Monday.

Braun held out of Brewers’ lineup with injury

7:19 PM

Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun was out of the starting lineup for Monday's series opener against the host St. Louis Cardinals because of tightness in his right trapezius.

MLB notebook: Mets’ Syndergaard out indefinitely

6:00 PM

New York Mets ace Noah Syndergaard is out indefinitely after an MRI exam showed the right-hander sustained a partial tear of his right lat muscle.

Mets RHP Syndergaard out indefinitely with lat tear

5:44 PM

New York Mets ace Noah Syndergaard is out indefinitely after an MRI showed the right-hander suffered a partial tear of his right lat muscle.

Blue Jays put RHP Sanchez back on DL

5:19 PM

Toronto Blue Jays right-hander Aaron Sanchez returned to the 10-day disabled list on Monday, one day removed after being activated from it.

Off DL, A’s RHP Gray to start Tuesday

3:04 PM

The Oakland Athletics reinstated right-hander Sonny Gray from the 10-day disabled list on Monday.

Mets RHP Syndergaard out indefinitely with lat tear

12:30 PM

New York Mets ace Noah Syndergaard is out indefinitely after an MRI showed the right-hander suffered a partial tear of his right lat muscle.

MLB roundup: Rendon’s huge game leads Nats’ 23-5 rout

12:18 AM

WASHINGTON -- Anthony Rendon went 6-for-6 with three home runs and a career-high 10 RBIs, and Matt Wieters had three hits, including two homers and four RBIs, as the Washington Nationals crushed the New York Mets 23-5 on Sunday, salvaging the series finale in convincing fashion.