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NEW YORK (AP) — David Wright avoided the disabled list Tuesday, at least for now. Hoping their ailing third baseman can return in a few days from a herniated disk in his neck, the New York Mets optioned utility player Eric Campbell to Triple-A Las Vegas when they needed to open...
DENVER (AP) — Colorado Rockies shortstop Jose Reyes will report to Triple-A Albuquerque for a rehab assignment on Wednesday, the day after the former All-Star shortstop completes his suspension for violating Major League Baseball's new domestic violence policy. Reyes did not...
ATLANTA (AP) — The Toronto Blue Jays acquired former closer Jason Grilli from the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday for a pitching prospect. A 39-year-old right-hander, Grilli is 1-2 with a 5.29 ERA and two saves in his comeback from a career-threatening injury. Grilli's 2015 season...
CHICAGO (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers have designated Alex Guerrero for assignment, essentially giving up on a player signed to a $28 million, four-year contract in October 2013. Los Angeles has 10 days to trade Guerrero or place him on unconditional release waivers. His deal...
ATLANTA (AP) — Former closer Jason Grilli has been acquired by the Toronto Blue Jays from the Atlanta Braves for a pitching prospect. The 39-year-old right-hander is 1-2 with a 5.29 ERA and two saves in his comeback from a career-threatening injury. Grilli's 2015 season ended...
DENVER (AP) — Colorado Rockies manager Walt Weiss says Jose Reyes will report to Triple-A Albuquerque for an injury rehabilitation assignment on Wednesday, the day after the former All-Star shortstop completes his suspension for violating Major League Baseball's new domestic...
A look at what's happening all around the majors today: ___ ARRIETA'S TURN Cubs right-hander Jake Arrieta (9-0, 1.72 ERA) will try to become the major's first 10-game winner against the Dodgers. He is the first Cubs starter to win his first nine decisions in a season since Kenny...
A look at what's happening all around the majors Monday: ___ STICK WITH IT Mets RHP Matt Harvey (3-7, 6.08 ERA) tries again to get back on track when he faces the White Sox in a Memorial Day matinee at Citi Field. Harvey has been throwing to batters between starts, attempting to...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Royals All-Star catcher Salvador Perez is expected to be out seven to 10 days with a bruised left thigh after colliding with rookie third baseman Cheslor Cuthbert while catching a foul popup. Perez was hurt Saturday and an MRI confirmed the injury was a...