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Padres | Starters for New York series announced

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 11:24:41 -0700

San Diego Padres SPs Ian Kennedy, Tyson Ross and Odrisamer Despaigne will start the team's first three games after the All-Star break against the New York Mets.

Braves | Dan Uggla reportedly suspended for tardiness

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 11:18:24 -0700

Updating a previous report, Atlanta Braves 2B Dan Uggla was reportedly suspended one game for showing up late to the ballpark. According to several people familiar with the situation, Uggla showed up only one hour before the game against the Chicago Cubs Saturday, July 12, which started at 3:05 p.m. Central time.

Red Sox | Have scouted Cole Hamels

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 11:12:14 -0700

The Boston Red Sox were one of several teams to send scouts to watch Philadelphia Phillies SP Cole Hamels last week.

Red Sox | Shane Victorino could return Friday

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 11:06:34 -0700

Boston Red Sox OF Shane Victorino (back, hamstring) was scratched from a scheduled rehab appearance for Double-A Portland Saturday, July 12. According to manager John Farrell, the medical staff "just felt like it was best to hold him out." Victorino will play for Class A Lowell Sunday, July 13, and Farrell is optimistic that he could be activated from the disabled list Friday, July 18.

Reds | Alfredo Simon added to All-Star team

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 10:58:24 -0700

Cincinnati Reds SP Alfredo Simon has reportedly been added to the National League All-Star team.

Angels | Collin Cowgill placed on disabled list

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 10:56:20 -0700

The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim have placed OF Collin Cowgill (nose, thumb) on the 15-day disabled list. In a corresponding move, INF Grant Green has been recalled from Triple-A Salt Lake.

White Sox | Carlos Sanchez starting at shortstop Sunday

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 10:51:39 -0700

The Chicago White Sox have called up INF Carlos Sanchez from Triple-A Charlotte. He is starting at shortstop against the Cleveland Indians Sunday, July 13, in place of SS Alexei Ramirez (back). Ramirez expects to be able to play in the All-Star Game Tuesday, July 15.

Dodgers | Sunday lineup notes

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 10:49:25 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers OF Carl Crawford will start in left field against the San Diego Padres Sunday, July 13, with INF Miguel Rojas starting at shortstop. OF Matt Kemp is getting the day off.

Nationals | Tyler Clippard added to All-Star team

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 10:43:12 -0700

Washington Nationals RP Tyler Clippard has been added to the National League All-Star team.

Rockies | Brett Anderson to start Sunday

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 10:40:30 -0700

Colorado Rockies SP Brett Anderson (finger) has been activated from the disabled list and will start against the Minnesota Twins Sunday, July 13. In a corresponding move, 1B/OF Kyle Parker has been optioned to Triple-A Colorado Springs.

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Cubs | Starters for Arizona series announced

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 10:38:59 -0700

Chicago Cubs SPs Edwin Jackson, Travis Wood and Jake Arrieta will start the team's first three games after the All-Star break against the Arizona Diamondbacks.

Angels | Collin Cowgill to miss several weeks

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 10:30:12 -0700

Updating a previous report, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Collin Cowgill (nose, thumb) will undergo surgery to repair a broken nose sustained when he was hit in the face by a pitch on a bunt attempt Saturday, July 12, against the Texas Rangers. Cowgill also fractured his right thumb and is expected to miss four to five weeks.

Giants | Marco Scutaro out of lineup Sunday

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 10:26:43 -0700

San Francisco Giants 2B Marco Scutaro is not in the starting lineup against the Arizona Diamondbacks Sunday, July 13.

Brewers | Starters for Washington series announced

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 10:24:45 -0700

Milwaukee Brewers SPs Kyle Lohse, Matt Garza and Yovani Gallardo will start the team's first three games after the All-Star break against the Washington Nationals.

Brewers | Jeff Bianchi bothered by sore elbow

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 10:17:15 -0700

Milwaukee Brewers SS Jeff Bianchi (elbow) is not in the lineup against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, July 13, because of a sore elbow. INF Elian Herrera will make his first big-league start at shortstop.

Athletics | Drew Pomeranz rehab update

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 10:09:29 -0700

Oakland Athletics SP Drew Pomeranz (hand) allowed one run and one hit over four innings in a rehab start for Triple-A Sacramento Saturday, July 12, with seven strikeouts.

Orioles | Miguel Gonzalez to pitch July 22

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 10:05:13 -0700

Updating a previous report, Baltimore Orioles SP Miguel Gonzalez will make his next start at the major league level against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim July 22.

Indians | Jason Giambi expected to return this season

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 10:03:23 -0700

Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona said DH/1B Jason Giambi (knee) will "definitely" play again before the end of the season, even though he was moved from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.

Rays | Jeremy Hellickson expected back at the end of the month

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 08:47:21 -0700

Updating a previous report, Tampa Bay Rays SP Jeremy Hellickson is expected to re-join the team for the series against the Boston Red Sox, which is the last weekend of July.

Rays | Ryan Hanigan not in the lineup

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 08:46:57 -0700

Tampa Bay Rays C Ryan Hanigan (side) is not in the starting lineup Sunday, July 13.