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  1. Diamondbacks move Opening Day starter Josh Collmenter to bullpen

    Jun 13, 2015, 9:38 AM EDT

    PHOENIX, AZ - APRIL 06:  Starting pitcher Josh Collmenter #55 of the Arizona Diamondbacks catches the ball as he pitches against the San Francisco Giants during the Opening Day MLB game at Chase Field on April 6, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

    Josh Collmenter started on Opening Day this season, but the Diamondbacks announced after Friday’s game that he’s headed to the bullpen.

  2. Settling the Score: Friday’s results

    Jun 13, 2015, 8:56 AM EDT

    BOSTON, MA - JUNE 12: Chris Colabello #15, Jose Bautista #19 and Edwin Encarnacion #10 of the Toronto Blue Jays celebrate after they scored on a triple by Russell Martin in the seventh inning against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on June 12, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

    A quick recap of a busy Friday around MLB, including a huge comeback by the Blue Jays.

  3. Settling the Score: Thursday’s results

    Jun 12, 2015, 7:00 AM EDT

    MILWAUKEE, WI - JUNE 11: Scooter Gennett #2 of the Milwaukee Brewers hits a RBI single in the eighth inning against the Washington Nationals at Miller Park on June 11, 2015 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)  *** Local Caption *** Scooter Gennett

    A quick recap of a busy Thursday around MLB, including a comeback win for the Brewers over the scuffling Nationals.

  4. Video: Albert Pujols hits career HR No. 537, passes Mickey Mantle for 16th all-time

    Jun 11, 2015, 11:02 PM EDT

    the Tampa Bay Rays the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on June 1, 2015 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

    After passing Jimmie Foxx on MLB’s all-time home run list on Sunday, Angels slugger Albert Pujols hit No. 537 tonight against the Rays to pass Mickey Mantle for sole possession of 16th place…

  5. John Farrell and Wade Miley had an argument in the dugout this evening

    Jun 11, 2015, 9:57 PM EDT

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    There was some drama in the Red Sox dugout earlier this evening, as left-hander Wade Miley had an argument with manager John Farrell after being informed that he was being taken out of the game.

  6. Giancarlo Stanton slugs his MLB-leading 22nd home run

    Jun 11, 2015, 9:31 PM EDT

    The Miami Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton at bat in the first inning against the Chicago Cubs at Marlins Park in Miami on Tuesday, June 2, 2015. The Marlins won, 5-2. (Hector Gabino/El Nuevo Herald/TNS via Getty Images)

    Giancarlo Stanton struck out in all four of his at-bats against Rockies left-hander Chris Rusin last Saturday, but he got the best of him with this absolute laser beam in the bottom of the first inning tonight…

  7. Rafael Soriano not expected to join the Cubs until after the All-Star break

    Jun 11, 2015, 8:41 PM EDT

    WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 26:  Rafael Soriano #29 of the Washington Nationals pitches during game two of a doubleheader baseball game against the Miami Marlins on September 26, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC.  The Marlins won 15-7.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

    After going unsigned two months into the season, veteran reliever Rafael Soriano signed a minor league contract with the Cubs earlier this week. However, it’s going to be a while before he joins the major league bullpen.

  8. Phillies GM Ruben Amaro, Jr. vehemently denies trade rumor involving Ben Revere

    Jun 11, 2015, 7:58 PM EDT

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    Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro, Jr. shot down a report today that he was asking for James Paxton or Taijuan Walker from the Mariners in return for Ben Revere.

  9. Video: Billy Burns robs the Rangers not once, but twice

    Jun 11, 2015, 7:13 PM EDT

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    Athletics left-hander Scott Kazmir held the Rangers to just one hit — a single from Elvis Andrus in the third inning — over eight scoreless innings in a 7-0 victory this afternoon. However, he got some help from center fielder Billy Burns, who made a pair of amazing catches…

  10. Fan hit by piece of broken bat upgraded to good condition

    Jun 11, 2015, 6:27 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)

    We have been keeping you updated on the condition of Tonya Carpenter, a fan who was hit in the head by a shard of a broken bat at Fenway Park last Friday. After being upgraded from serious to fair condition on Monday, she continues to make strides in her recovery.

  11. Settling the Score: Monday’s results

    Jun 9, 2015, 7:01 AM EDT

    CHICAGO, IL - MAY 8: Chris Sale #49 of the Chicago White Sox pitches against the Houston Astros during the first inning on June 8, 2015 at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago, IL. (Photo by Jon Durr/Getty Images)

    A quick recap of a busy Monday around MLB, including another dominating outing from White Sox ace Chris Sale.

  12. Brandon Morrow sent for MRI after suffering setback with shoulder

    Jun 8, 2015, 11:10 PM EDT

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    The Padres were hoping to bring right-hander Brandon Morrow back from the disabled list this Friday, but there has been a hiccup in those plans.

  13. Video: Carlos Correa beats out infield single for first major league hit and RBI

    Jun 8, 2015, 10:31 PM EDT

    CHICAGO, IL - MAY 8: Carlos Correa #1 of the Houston Astros talks with Jose Altuve #27 in the dugout before the game against the Chicago White Sox on June 8, 2015 at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jon Durr/Getty Images)

    Correa was originally ruled out, but the call was overturned after a replay challenge.

  14. Matt Holliday exits game with right quad strain

    Jun 8, 2015, 9:37 PM EDT

    DENVER, CO - JUNE 08:  Leftfielder Matt Holliday #7 of the St. Louis Cardinals is escorted off the field by manager Mike Matheny #26 of the St. Louis Cardinals and the trainers after suffering an injury in the second inning against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on June 8, 2015 in Denver, Colorado.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

    Troubling development here for the first-place Cardinals…

  15. Vandy shortstop Dansby Swanson celebrates after being drafted No. 1 overall

    Jun 8, 2015, 9:06 PM EDT

    during the Dodger Stadium College Baseball Classic at Dodger Stadium on March 8, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.

    Vandy was in action today, beating Illinois to earn a return trip to the College World Series, so Swanson was surrounded by his teammates and family at the time.

  16. Rob Manfred says MLB will re-evaluate fan safety

    Jun 8, 2015, 8:15 PM EDT

    Rob Manfred

    Rob Manfred said Monday that MLB will “re-evaluate” where they stand on fan safety in the wake of last Friday’s incident at Fenway Park.

  17. Five years ago today: Stephen Strasburg’s major league debut

    Jun 8, 2015, 7:01 PM EDT

    WASHINGTON - JUNE 08:  Stephen Strasburg #37 of the Washington Nationals walks off the field after the seventh inning of the game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Nationals Park on June 8, 2010 in Washington, DC. Strasburg struck out 14 batters in his major league debut.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

    With Astros prospect shortstop Carlos Correa about to make his major league tonight against the White Sox, it’s only fitting that we mention that Stephen Strasburg’s major league debut was five years ago today. And what a debut it was.

  18. Fan hit by broken bat upgraded to fair condition

    Jun 8, 2015, 6:14 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)

    Tonya Carpenter, the fan who was hit by a piece of a broken bat at Fenway Park on Friday, has been upgraded from serious to fair condition.

  19. Bryce Harper hits his MLB-leading 19th home run

    Jun 6, 2015, 5:21 PM EDT

    WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 06:  Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals bats during a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs at Nationals Park on June 6, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

    After a historic May, Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper has been a little quiet so far this month. No longer.

  20. Video: The Cardinals had skunks in their dugout last night at Dodger Stadium

    Jun 6, 2015, 4:10 PM EDT

    skunk animal cartoon illustration

    You just know that “Rally Skunks” will somehow become a thing.

  21. Fan hit by broken bat is in “serious but stable” condition, expected to survive

    Jun 6, 2015, 2:15 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)

    The fan who was struck by a shard of a broken bat Friday at Fenway Park is “expected to survive.”

  22. Ryan Braun back in lineup after missing two games following thumb procedure

    Jun 6, 2015, 1:39 PM EDT

    DETROIT, MI - MAY 20:  Ryan Braun #8 of the Milwaukee Brewers looks on during batting practice prior to the game against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on May 20, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Brewers 5-2.  (Photo by Mark Cunningham/MLB Photos via Getty Images)

    Ryan Braun is back in the Brewers’ lineup this afternoon against the Twins after missing two games following another cryotherapy procedure on his right thumb.

  23. Salvador Perez hopes to renegotiate his bargain contract with the Royals

    Jun 6, 2015, 12:51 PM EDT

    ARLINGTON, TX - MAY 12:  Salvador Perez #13 of the Kansas City Royals at Globe Life Park in Arlington on May 12, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

    Salvador Perez’s contract with the Royals is arguably the best bargain in the game, but he hopes to renegotiate the deal.

  24. Stephen Strasburg tests trapezius strain with 30-pitch bullpen session

    Jun 6, 2015, 11:42 AM EDT

    CINCINNATI, OH - MAY 29:  Stephen Strasburg #37 of the Washington Nationals throws a pitch during the game against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park on May 29, 2015 in Cincinnati, Ohio.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

    Strasburg landed on the disabled list last weekend due to a left trapezius strain, but he’s already back on the mound.

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