Another day, another Indians win over the Tigers. Carlos Carrasco threw a four-hit shutout and Cleveland beat Detroit, 6-0, on Saturday at Comerica Park to move to 8-0 on the season against its division rival. The Tribe also won its eighth straight game.
Nationals right-hander Stephen Strasburg will not start Sunday vs. Brewers after his upper back injury flared up. Tanner Roark will start in his place.
Pete Rose, his gaze locked on the near sellout crowd that had packed Great American Ball Park on Saturday afternoon, appeared both happy and, for brief moments, overwhelmed, during the induction ceremony that made him the newest member of the Reds Hall of Fame.
One of the more dynamic players to appear in a Mets uniform has returned. The club announced Saturday that it signed Jose Reyes to a Minor League deal, after the Rockies officially released him following a 52-game domestic-violence suspension.
Though the Yankees struggled to cobble together offense against the Twins on Saturday afternoon, they came away with a 2-1 win at Yankee Stadium after Eduardo Escobar booted a grounder off the bat of Starlin Castro in the eighth inning, allowing Aaron Hicks to score the go-ahead run.
The White Sox smacked seven homers to tie a franchise best on Saturday against the Blue Jays, but it was also just the third time in MLB history a team belted that many in a loss, as Chicago fell, 10-8, at U.S. Cellular Field.
As expected, the Yankees activated first baseman Mark Teixeira from the disabled list on Saturday. In a corresponding move, first baseman Ike Davis was designated for assignment.
Kevin Gausman didn't resemble a pitcher with no wins, as the Orioles defeated the Rays, 5-0, in the first game of a day-night doubleheader on Saturday at Camden Yards.
Brett did some gardening on Saturday.
Mickey Moniak spent several minutes signing autographs and posing for pictures Saturday morning at the Carpenter Complex. He was halfway to the clubhouse when he heard a voice behind him.
Joe DiMaggio is striding toward history. The Yankees are striving toward an American League pennant. Both quests were successful on Wednesday afternoon at Yankee Stadium, at least for another day, in the Yankees' 7 to 5 victory over the St. Louis Browns.
Miguel Sano's rehab assignment with Triple-A Rochester began on Friday night without any issues, as the slugger played five innings at third base and went 0-for-1 with a walk.
The Red Sox put left fielder Chris Young on the 15-day disabled list with a right hamstring strain he sustained while running the bases in Thursday's 8-7 extra-innings win against the White Sox. Outfielder Bryce Brentz was recalled from Triple-A Pawtucket.
It is increasingly likely the New York Mets will sign their former shortstop Jose Reyes, according to a report from MLB Network's Jon Heyman. There has been no deal agreed upon to this point. The club has not confirmed or commented on the report.
A complete breakdown of which 2016 Draft picks from the first 10 rounds have agreed to terms, along with their reported bonuses and starting assignments.
This much we know: Mike Trout is a lock for one of the three starting outfield spots on the American League All-Star team. Come to think of it, we can go ahead and pencil him in for next season and the foreseeable future while we're at it.
Marcus Semien hit a three-run homer in the second inning as the A's posted a four-spot against Tim Lincecum, who held them to one run in six innings six days prior but was gone by the fourth in Oakland's 5-4 win on Thursday night at Angel Stadium.