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D.J. Short

  1. Mets manager Terry Collins hints that Juan Lagares has ligament damage in elbow

    Jun 18, 2015, 9:08 PM EDT

    NEW YORK, NY - MAY 03:  Juan Lagares #12 of the New York Mets in action against the Washington Nationals at Citi Field on May 3, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. The Nationals defeated the Mets 1-0.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

    Mets general manager Sandy Alderson said that Tommy John surgery is not “on our radar” while describing Lagares’ injury as merely elbow soreness.

  2. Video: C.J. Wilson tried to stretch a single into a double today. It didn’t go well.

    Jun 18, 2015, 7:49 PM EDT

    PHOENIX, AZ - JUNE 18:  Infielder Nick Ahmed #13 of the Arizona Diamondbacks tags out C.J. Wilson #33 of the Los Angeles Angels as he attempts to slide into second base during the fifth inning of the MLB game at Chase Field on June 18, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

    Getting a rare opportunity to bat under National League rules, Angels left-hander C.J. Wilson tried to use the element of surprise to stretch a single into a double this afternoon against the Diamondbacks. It didn’t go well.

  3. Michael Bourn receives one-game suspension for making contact with umpire

    Jun 18, 2015, 7:09 PM EDT

    CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 16: Michael Bourn (R) of the Cleveland Indians is held back from umpire Phil Cuzzi (L) by Mike Sarbaugh (second left) and Brad Mills (second right) after being throw from the game during the fourth inning on June 16,  2015 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

    Bourn has appealed the suspension, so he remains in the lineup for tonight’s game against the Cubs.

  4. Marlins place Martin Prado on disabled list with shoulder sprain

    Jun 18, 2015, 6:22 PM EDT

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    Prado injured his shoulder when he tumbled over first base during Sunday’s game against the Rockies.

  5. Mets rally in extras to snap Blue Jays’ 11-game winning streak

    Jun 15, 2015, 11:19 PM EDT

    at Citi Field on June 15, 2015 in Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.

    The Mets came from behind to beat the Blue Jays 4-3 in 11 innings tonight at Citi Field, snapping Toronto’s winning streak at 11 games.

  6. Astros agree to terms with No. 5 overall pick Kyle Tucker

    Jun 15, 2015, 11:02 PM EDT

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    Tucker, the brother of current Astros outfielder Preston Tucker, will reportedly receive a $4 million bonus.

  7. Cubs calling up prospect Kyle Schwarber

    Jun 15, 2015, 10:03 PM EDT

    MESA, AZ - MARCH 6: Kyle Schwarber #74 of the Chicago Cubs bats during the game against the Cincinnati Reds on March 6, 2015 at Sloan Park in Mesa, Arizona. The Reds defeated the Cubs 5-2. (Photo by Rich Pilling/Getty Images)

    It’s expected to be a brief sneak preview.

  8. Jose Fernandez plans to return to the Marlins on July 2

    Jun 15, 2015, 9:17 PM EDT

    MIAMI, FL - APRIL 08: Jose Fernandez #16 of the Miami Marlins laughs during the fourth inning of the game against the Atlanta Braves at Marlins Park on April 8, 2015 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

    It’s going to be fun to have him back.

  9. Report: Padres will decide on interim manager within 24-48 hours

    Jun 15, 2015, 8:31 PM EDT

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    The Padres fired manager Bud Black earlier today and have installed bench coach Dave Roberts as his temporary replacement. However, they are moving quickly to settle on an interim manager to lead the club for the remainder of the season…

  10. Wil Myers headed back to DL due to continued discomfort in wrist

    Jun 15, 2015, 7:48 PM EDT

    SAN FRANCISCO, CA - MAY 06:  Wil Myers #4 of the San Diego Padres looks on from the dugout prior to the start of the game against the San Francisco Giants at AT&T Park on May 6, 2015 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

    As if today wasn’t eventful enough already for the Padres, outfielder Wil Myers is headed back to the disabled list due to continued discomfort in his left wrist.

  11. Jose Altuve could return to Astros’ lineup Tuesday

    Jun 15, 2015, 7:01 PM EDT

    DETROIT, MI - MAY 24: Jose Altuve #27 of the Houston Astros watches the actions from the dugout during the game against the Detroit Tigers on May 24, 2015 at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan. The Astros defeated the Tigers 10-8. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

    Altuve hasn’t played since Friday due to a strained right hamstring.

  12. Rangers place Delino DeShields Jr. on disabled list with hamstring strain

    Jun 15, 2015, 6:15 PM EDT

    The Texas Rangers' Delino DeShields is called out on strikes in the first inning against the Minnesota Twins at Globe Life Park in Arlington, Texas, on Friday, June 12, 2015. (Rodger Mallison/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS via Getty Images)

    With DeShields out, Joey Gallo is making his first major league start in left field tonight against the Dodgers.

  13. Blue Jays beat Red Sox again, extend winning streak to 10 games

    Jun 13, 2015, 5:28 PM EDT

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    Russell Martin played hero for the second straight day as the Blue Jays defeated the Red Sox 5-4 in 11 innings this afternoon at Fenway Park in Boston.

  14. Report: Blue Jays have checked in with Athletics about Tyler Clippard

    Jun 13, 2015, 4:55 PM EDT

    OAKLAND, CA - MAY 28: Tyler Clippard #36 of the Oakland Athletics pitches during the game against the New York Yankees at O.co Coliseum on May 28, 2015 in Oakland, California. The Athletics defeated the Yankees 5-4. (Photo by Michael Zagaris/Oakland Athletics/Getty Images)

    With the Athletics looking like one of the few obvious sellers leading up to the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, reliever Tyler Clippard figures to be a popular name.

  15. Yankees add Sergio Santos to bullpen mix

    Jun 13, 2015, 4:15 PM EDT

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    Just a few days after signing Sergio Santos to a minor league contract, the Yankees have promoted the right-hander to the major league bullpen.

  16. Torii Hunter drops appeal of two-game suspension

    Jun 13, 2015, 3:36 PM EDT

    MINNEAPOLIS, MN - JUNE 10: Manager Paul Molitor #4 of the Minnesota Twins with the help of first base umpire Jeff Kellogg #8 hold back Torii Hunter #48 from home plate umpire Mark Ripperger #90 (not pictured) after Hunter and Molitor were ejected during the eighth inning of the game against the Kansas City Royals on June 10, 2015 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Royals defeated the Twins 7-2. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

    Hunter has dropped the appeal of his two-game suspension from Wednesday’s on-field tirade.

  17. Victor Martinez expected to begin minor league rehab assignment Sunday

    Jun 13, 2015, 3:05 PM EDT

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    The 36-year-old Martinez has been sidelined for about a month due to inflammation in his surgically-repaired left knee.

  18. Kirk Nieuwenhuis returns to Mets on waiver claim

    Jun 13, 2015, 2:36 PM EDT

    ANAHEIM, CA - MAY 28:  Kirk Nieuwenhuis #22 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim bats in the seventh inning during the MLB game against the Detroit Tigers at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on May 28, 2015 in Anaheim, California. The Angels defeated the Tigers 12-2.  (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

    Nieuwenhuis was designated for assignment by the Angels this week after batting just .136 (3-for-22) over 10 games during his brief stint with the team.

  19. Mariners designate Rickie Weeks for assignment

    Jun 13, 2015, 1:43 PM EDT

    ARLINGTON, TX - APRIL 28:  Rickie Weeks #25 of the Seattle Mariners runs the bases after hitting a homerun against the Texas Rangers in the fourth inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on April 28, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

    Rickie Weeks signed a one-year, $2 million deal with the Mariners over the winter, but he was designated for assignment this afternoon after struggling in part-time duty.

  20. Jason Vargas returns to disabled list with left flexor strain

    Jun 13, 2015, 1:11 PM EDT

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    Vargas already had one stint on the disabled list this season due to the injury.

  21. Fan hit by broken bat at Fenway Park leaves hospital, transferred to rehab facility

    Jun 13, 2015, 12:37 PM EDT

    BOSTON, MA - JUNE 5: People gather where a woman was seriously injured by a broken base bat during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Oakland Athletics at Fenway Park on June 5, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

    Carpenter’s recovery so far “has been excellent,” according to Beth Israel neurosurgeon Dr. Efstathios Papavassiliou.

  22. Video: Ken Giles has heated exchange with Ryne Sandberg and Bob McClure in Phillies dugout

    Jun 13, 2015, 11:47 AM EDT

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    One day after Red Sox manager John Farrell and left-hander Wade Miley had an argument in the dugout, we saw something similar with the Phillies last night.

  23. Rangers agree to deal with No. 4 overall pick Dillon Tate

    Jun 13, 2015, 10:54 AM EDT

    Texas Rangers draft pick UC Santa Barbara pitcher Dillon Tate with his mother Lenora and father Anthony during a news conference at Globe Life Park in Arlington, Texas, on Friday, June 12, 2015. (Rodger Mallison/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS via Getty Images)

    Tate was the first pitcher off the board in this week’s draft.

  24. Position player pitching alert: Jesus Sucre throws a scoreless inning

    Jun 13, 2015, 10:06 AM EDT

    HOUSTON, TX - JUNE 12:  Jesus Sucre #2 of the Seattle Mariners pitches in the eighth inning against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on June 12, 2015 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

    Felix Hernandez had the worst start of his career last night and the Mariners couldn’t get anything going against Brett Oberholtzer, so manager Lloyd McClendon decided to let catcher Jesus Sucre pitch the eighth inning of a lopsided game….

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