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  1. Mets reacquire Eric Young, Jr.

    Aug 22, 2015, 4:18 PM EDT

    St. Louis Cardinals v New York Mets

    Young previously played with the Mets from 2013-2014 while batting .242/.310/.321 with 68 stolen bases over 191 games.

  2. Angel Pagan to begin minor league rehab assignment Sunday

    Aug 22, 2015, 3:30 PM EDT

    WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 03:  Angel Pagan #16 of the San Francisco Giants takes a swing during a baseball game against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on July 03, 2015 in Washington, DC.  The Nationals won 2-1.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

    Pagan has been sidelined since August 9 with right patella tendinitis.

  3. Ben Cherington is out of a job, but he still has his sense of humor

    Aug 22, 2015, 2:54 PM EDT

    BOSTON, MA - JUNE 12:  Ben Cherington, general manager of the Boston Red Sox, leaves the field before a game with the Toronto Blue Jays at Fenway Park on June 12, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

    Ben Cherington is out of a job after stepping down as Red Sox general manager this week, but he still has his sense of humor.

  4. Jorge Posada has his No. 20 retired by the Yankees

    Aug 22, 2015, 2:06 PM EDT

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    Posada is the 19th player to have his number retired by the Yankees, the most of any team.

  5. Yunel Escobar day-to-day with hyperextended neck

    Aug 22, 2015, 12:40 PM EDT

    Washington Nationals third baseman Yunel Escobar reacts after colliding with a fan while attempting to catch a foul ball hit by Milwaukee Brewers' Adam Lind during the first inning of a baseball game at Nationals Park, Friday, Aug. 21, 2015, in Washington. Escobar left the game after the play. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

    In a year where many on the Nationals have underachieved and/or battled injuries, Escobar has been one of the team’s best players.

  6. Chris Sale notches his 12th double-digit strikeout game of the season

    Aug 22, 2015, 11:55 AM EDT

    SEATTLE, WA - AUGUST 21:  Starting pitcher Chris Sale #49 of the Chicago White Sox pitches against the Seattle Mariners in the fourth inning at Safeco Field on August 21, 2015 in Seattle, Washington.  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

    Chris Sale has made 24 starts this season. He has had double-digit strikeouts in half of them.

  7. UPDATE: Michael Pineda on track to return Wednesday; Yankees to use six-man rotation

    Aug 22, 2015, 11:01 AM EDT

    NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 09:  Michael Pineda #35 of the New York Yankees looks on from the dugout in the eighth inning against the Toronto Blue Jays on August 9, 2015 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

    Pineda has been out since July 24 with a right forearm strain.

  8. Watch all 27 outs of Mike Fiers’ no-hitter against the Dodgers

    Aug 22, 2015, 9:35 AM EDT

    HOUSTON, TX - AUGUST 21:  Mike Fiers #54 of the Houston Astros celebrates an out in the eighth inning during their game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Minute Maid Park on August 21, 2015 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

    Astros right-hander Mike Fiers threw the 11th no-hitter in franchise history last night as part of a 3-0 victory over the Dodgers.

  9. Settling the Score: Friday’s results

    Aug 22, 2015, 8:58 AM EDT

    PITTSBURGH, PA - AUGUST 21:  Marlon Byrd #6 of the San Francisco Giants celebrates after hitting a two run home run in the first inning during the game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park on August 21, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

    Your Friday box scores and AP recaps.

  10. Dustin Pedroia not expected to rejoin Red Sox until at least September 10

    Aug 20, 2015, 11:30 PM EDT

    Injured Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia looks on from the dugout during a 4-3 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays in a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)

    Dustin Pedroia has been on the shelf since July 22 with a nagging right hamstring strain and he’s still a ways off from rejoining the Red Sox.

  11. Hector Olivera could be called up by the Braves as soon as Monday

    Aug 20, 2015, 9:00 PM EDT

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    Hector Olivera was the big get for the Braves in the three-team, 13-player deal before the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline.

  12. The Pirates could get Josh Harrison and Jordy Mercer back this weekend

    Aug 20, 2015, 8:04 PM EDT

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    Some reinforcements are on the way for the Wild Card-leading Pirates.

  13. Alex Gordon to begin minor league rehab assignment on Sunday

    Aug 20, 2015, 7:17 PM EDT

    OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 26:  Alex Gordon #4 of the Kansas City Royals looks on from the dugout against the Oakland Athletics in the top of the second inning at O.co Coliseum on June 26, 2015 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

    Gordon has been sidelined since July 8 with a Grade 2 strain of his left groin.

  14. Tigers acquire left-hander Randy Wolf from Blue Jays

    Aug 20, 2015, 6:21 PM EDT

    Miami Marlins starter Randy Wolf throws against the Chicago Cubs during the first inning of a baseball game in Chicago, Saturday, June 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

    Wolf, who turns 39 on Saturday, has posted a 2.58 ERA and 106/40 K/BB ratio in 139 2/3 innings over 23 starts with Triple-A Buffalo this season.

  15. David Wright on track to make his return next Monday

    Aug 17, 2015, 11:05 PM EDT

    SAN DIEGO, CA - JUNE 2:  David Wright #5 of the New York Mets looks out from the dugout before a baseball game against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park June 2, 2015 in San Diego, California.  (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

    David Wright’s status has been in doubt for most of the season due to spinal stenosis in his lower back, but he’s getting closer to finally rejoining the Mets.

  16. Video: Billy Burns robs Chris Davis of home run with leaping catch

    Aug 17, 2015, 10:30 PM EDT

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    Pitchers can’t stop Orioles slugger Chris Davis these days, but Athletics outfielder Billy Burns managed to keep him in check tonight.

  17. UPDATE: Bryan Mitchell diagnosed with nasal fracture after being hit in face by comebacker

    Aug 17, 2015, 10:10 PM EDT

    NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 17:  Bryan Mitchell #55 of the New York Yankees pitches against the Minnesota Twins during their game at Yankee Stadium on August 17, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

    Yankees right-hander Bryan Mitchell was forced to exit tonight’s game against the Twins in the top of the second inning after he was in the hit in the face by a ball off the bat of Eduardo Nunez.

  18. Nori Aoki expected to rejoin Giants on Thursday

    Aug 17, 2015, 10:03 PM EDT

    CHICAGO, IL - AUGUST 09: Nori Aoki #23 of the San Francisco Giants is checked by medical staff after being hit in the head with a pitch during the third inning at Wrigley Field on August 9, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Jon Durr/Getty Images)

    Giants manager Bruce Bochy said Monday that Aoki already feels “back to normal.”

  19. Jedd Gyorko starting at shortstop for first time in pro ball

    Aug 17, 2015, 9:01 PM EDT

    San Diego Padres' Jedd Gyorko follows the flight of his three-run home run off Colorado Rockies relief pitcher Rafael Betancourt during the seventh inning of a baseball game Friday, Aug. 14, 2015, in Denver. San Diego won 9-5. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

    Gyorko has almost exclusively played second base and third base as a professional.

  20. Yu Darvish throws for first time since Tommy John surgery

    Aug 17, 2015, 7:59 PM EDT

    ARLINGTON, TX - MAY 17: Yu Darvish #11 of the Texas Rangers looks on from the dugout in the fourth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Globe Life Park in Arlington on May 17, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Rick Yeatts/Getty Images)

    Darvish is five months removed from Tommy John surgery.

  21. Rafael Montero shut down after setback on rehab assignment

    Aug 17, 2015, 6:57 PM EDT

    New York Mets' Rafael Montero pitches against the Miami Marlins in the first inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, April 28, 2015, in Miami. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

    Montero landed on the DL at the end of April with right rotator cuff inflammation.

  22. Giants activate Andrew Susac from disabled list

    Aug 17, 2015, 6:01 PM EDT

    <> at AT&T Park on July 8, 2015 in San Francisco, California.

    Susac has been sidelined since July 18 with a sprained right thumb.

  23. Video: Kevin Pillar robs Miguel Sano of extra bases with awesome diving catch

    Aug 6, 2015, 11:02 PM EDT

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    It’s been a year of highlight reel plays for Blue Jays outfielder Kevin Pillar.

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