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  1. Cubs designate Clayton Richard for assignment

    Aug 3, 2015, 9:01 PM EDT

    CHICAGO, IL - JULY 08: Clayton Richard #33 of the Chicago Cubs pitches against the St. Louis Cardinals during the second inning on July 8, 2015 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

    Clayton Richard tossed six innings of one-run ball in a win over the Padres on Sunday, but he was designated for assignment by the Cubs today for the second time in the past two weeks.

  2. Steven Matz has resumed throwing

    Aug 3, 2015, 8:19 PM EDT

    NEW YORK, NY - JULY 10: Steven Matz #32 of the New York Mets looks on from the dugout during a game against the Arizona Diamondbacks on July 10, 2015 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. Matz was placed on the 15 day disabled list. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

    Matz impressed over his first two starts in the majors before going down with a partial tear of his lat muscle, but he’s starting to ramp things up in preparation for his return.

  3. Indians place Jason Kipnis on disabled list with right shoulder inflammation

    Aug 3, 2015, 7:32 PM EDT

    CLEVELAND, OH -  JULY 28: Jason Kipnis #22 of the Cleveland Indians reacts after lining out to right to end the second inning against the Kansas City Royals at Progressive Field on July 28, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

    Kipnis is expected to miss two to three weeks.

  4. Kris Bryant in lineup after leaving Sunday’s game with dizziness

    Aug 3, 2015, 6:58 PM EDT

    CHICAGO, IL - JULY 25:  on July 25, 2015 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images) *** Local Caption ***

    Cubs rookie third baseman Kris Bryant was forced to exit Sunday’s game against the Brewers after feeling dizzy on a hard slide into second base, but he’s back in the starting lineup for tonight’s series opener against the Pirates.

  5. Carter Capps lands on disabled list with elbow strain

    Aug 3, 2015, 6:01 PM EDT

    MIAMI, FL - JULY 12: Carter Capps #22 of the Miami Marlins pitches during the game against the Cincinnati Reds at Marlins Park on July 12, 2015 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

    Capps has quietly been one of the game’s most dominant relievers this season.

  6. David Wright could begin minor league rehab assignment next week

    Aug 1, 2015, 5:29 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)

    The second-place Mets have been without Wright since mid-April.

  7. Clayton Kershaw and Mike Trout make MLB history in Saturday’s matchup

    Aug 1, 2015, 4:27 PM EDT

    ANAHEIM, CA - AUGUST 07: A behind the scenes photograph of Mike Trout #27 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim and Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers during a photo shoot before the game on August 7, 2014 at Angel Stadium of Anaheim in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Matt Brown/Angels Baseball LP/Getty Images)

    Saturday’s game marks the first time in MLB history that two reigning MVPs have squared off against each other.

  8. Wade Davis gives up his first home run in nearly two years

    Aug 1, 2015, 4:15 PM EDT

    MINNEAPOLIS, MN- JUNE 09: Wade Davis #17 of the Kansas City Royals pitches against the Minnesota Twins on June 9, 2015 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Royals defeated the Twins 2-0. (Photo by Brace Hemmelgarn/Minnesota Twins/Getty Images)

    Davis hadn’t allowed a home run since August 24, 2013.

  9. Esmil Rogers signs with the Hanwha Eagles in Korea

    Aug 1, 2015, 3:26 PM EDT

    KANSAS CITY, MO - MAY 17:  Esmil Rogers #53 of the New York Yankees throws in the fifth inning against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium on May 17, 2015 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

    Rogers made 18 appearances with the Yankees earlier this season, but now he’s headed to the Korea Baseball Organization.

  10. Video: Ben Revere makes leaping catch in debut with Blue Jays

    Aug 1, 2015, 2:41 PM EDT

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    The speedy outfielder has made a good first impression in his Blue Jays debut.

  11. Matt Williams on Bryce Harper’s ejection: “He needs to stay in the baseball game”

    Aug 1, 2015, 2:25 PM EDT

    MIAMI, FL - JULY 28:  Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals looks on during a game against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park on July 28, 2015 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

    Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper was ejected from Friday’s game against the Mets in the top of the 11th inning after arguing balls and strikes with home plate umpire Jerry Meals.

  12. UPDATE: C.J. Wilson needs elbow surgery and will likely miss the rest of the season

    Aug 1, 2015, 1:42 PM EDT

    HOUSTON, TX - JULY 28:  C.J. Wilson #33 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim throws a pitch in the third inning during their game against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on July 28, 2015 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

    Wilson has a 3.89 ERA and 110/46 K/BB ratio in 132 innings over 21 starts this season, but the Angels will likely have to make due without him the rest of the way.

  13. Zack Wheeler called Mets GM Sandy Alderson to express his desire to stay with the team

    Aug 1, 2015, 1:19 PM EDT

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    Wheeler, who was part of Wednesday’s failed Carlos Gomez deal, reached out to Mets GM Sandy Alderson to express his desire to stay with the team.

  14. Ian Kennedy watches birth of daughter on FaceTime before making start

    Aug 1, 2015, 12:35 PM EDT

    MIAMI, FL - JULY 31:  Ian Kennedy #22 of the San Diego Padres pitches during a game against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park on July 31, 2015 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

    Kennedy pitched seven innings against the Marlins after watching the birth of his daughter.

  15. Blue Jays designate Danny Valencia for assignment

    Aug 1, 2015, 10:41 AM EDT

    TORONTO, CANADA - JULY 2: Danny Valencia #23 of the Toronto Blue Jays circles the bases after hitting a solo home run in the ninth inning during MLB game action against the Boston Red Sox on July 2, 2015 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

    Danny Valencia is batting .296/.331/.506 with seven home runs and 29 RBI over 58 games this season, but the Blue Jays cut him loose Saturday.

  16. Corey Dickerson lands on disabled list with fractured ribs

    Aug 1, 2015, 10:05 AM EDT

    MIAMI, FL - JUNE 11: Corey Dickerson #6 of the Colorado Rockies runs to first base during the game against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park on June 11, 2015 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

    Dickerson has already been on the disabled list twice this season due to nagging plantar fasciitis in his left foot.

  17. Adam LaRoche pitched a scoreless inning of relief last night

    Aug 1, 2015, 9:33 AM EDT

    CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 10: Adam LaRoche #25 of the Chicago White Sox during batting practice before the game against the Houston Astros at U.S. Cellular Field on June 10, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. The Chicago White Sox won 4-1.  (Photo by Jon Durr/Getty Images)

    With the White Sox losing in a rout to the Yankees last night, Adam LaRoche got a chance to pitch for the first time in his major league career. And he was pretty good too, retiring the side in order.

  18. Settling the Score: Friday’s results

    Aug 1, 2015, 8:59 AM EDT

    BALTIMORE, MD - JULY 31:  Adam Jones #10 of the Baltimore Orioles celebrates a three run home run in the fifth inning with Manny Machado #13 during a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on July 31, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

    A quick recap of a busy Friday around MLB, including a comeback win for the Orioles.

  19. Giants to acquire Mike Leake from Reds

    Jul 31, 2015, 12:24 AM EDT

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    Leake has a 3.56 ERA and 90/34 K/BB ratio in 136 2/3 innings over 21 starts this season.

  20. Video: Jason Castro powers Astros past Angels with walk-off three-run homer

    Jul 31, 2015, 12:00 AM EDT

    HOUSTON, TX - JUNE 03:  Jason Castro #15 of the Houston Astros swings at a pitch in the second inning during their game against the Baltimore Orioles at Minute Maid Park on June 3, 2015 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

    The Astros completed a three-game sweep of the Angels and now hold a two-game lead in the American League West.

  21. Cubs, Blue Jays, and Dodgers among teams interested in Yovani Gallardo

    Jul 30, 2015, 11:29 PM EDT

    Yovani Gallardo

    Gallardo isn’t going into the trade deadline on a high note, as he has allowed five runs in three straight starts.

  22. Report: The Diamondbacks have made an offer for Aroldis Chapman

    Jul 30, 2015, 10:55 PM EDT

    Aroldis Chapman

    The Diamondbacks are trying to make a play for All-Star closer Aroldis Chapman.

  23. Video: Ryan Rua hits inside-the-park home run against Yankees

    Jul 30, 2015, 10:20 PM EDT

    ARLINGTON, TX - JULY 30:  Ryan Rua #16 of the Texas Rangers celebrates his in the park homerun against the New York Yankees in the fourth inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on July 30, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

    It was made possible due to a misplay by Jacoby Ellsbury in center field.

  24. Orioles talking to Brewers about Gerardo Parra

    Jul 30, 2015, 9:33 PM EDT

    against the Milwaukee Brewers at Chase Field on July 23, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona.

    The Brewers traded center fielder Carlos Gomez to the Astros earlier tonight along with right-hander Mike Fiers and they could be close to another deal.

  25. Report: Reds willing to trade Jay Bruce to Mets for Zack Wheeler

    Jul 30, 2015, 9:08 PM EDT

    CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 18:  Jay Bruce #32 of the Cincinnati Reds takes an at bat during the game against the Cleveland Indians at Great American Ball Park on July 18, 2015 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Kirk Irwin/Getty Images)

    As the Mets try to pick up the pieces after their deal for Carlos Gomez fell apart, they reportedly have an interesting proposal to consider from the Reds.

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