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  1. Lance Lynn expects to make next scheduled start despite suffering ankle injury Saturday

    Aug 30, 2015, 11:01 AM EDT

    Lance Lynn, Mike Matheny

    Cardinals right-hander Lance Lynn rolled his right ankle in the eighth inning of a shutout bid Saturday against the Giants and had to be pulled from the game, but it sounds like he is going to be fine.

  2. Cubs expected to call up Javier Baez on September 1

    Aug 30, 2015, 10:24 AM EDT

    Javier Baez

    Baez batted just .169/.227/.324 and racked up a whopping 95 strikeouts in 52 games last season for the Cubs, but he’s made great strides with his plate approach this year on the farm and he could slide his way into regular playing time in Chicago if he hits well out of the gate.

  3. Video: Bryce Harper destroys a bat after swinging strikeout

    Aug 30, 2015, 9:40 AM EDT

    Bryce Harper

    Bryce Harper took some frustration out on a now-former bat of his Saturday night at Nationals Park …

  4. Settling the Score: Saturday’s results

    Aug 30, 2015, 8:56 AM EDT

    Adrian Beltre

    Your box scores and AP recaps from Saturday …

  5. Brandon Crawford out for Giants due to tight left oblique

    Aug 26, 2015, 11:20 PM EDT

    San Francisco Giants v Chicago Cubs

    Crawford is having a breakout season at age 28, with an .806 OPS (123 OPS+), 19 home runs, and 75 RBI in 121 games.

  6. Video: Chris Iannetta breaks up Justin Verlander’s no-hitter in the top of the ninth inning

    Aug 26, 2015, 10:32 PM EDT

    Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim v Houston Astros

    Verlander still managed to go the distance against a good Angels offense for his first shutout since 2012.

  7. Justin Verlander loses no-hit bid in the ninth inning

    Aug 26, 2015, 9:26 PM EDT

    Justin Verlander

    It is August 26, 2015 and Justin Verlander has a no-hitter going against the Mike Trout-led Angels.

  8. MLB “actively studying” fan safety; Phillies plan to expand netting at Citizens Bank Park

    Aug 26, 2015, 9:05 PM EDT

    18335740-mmmain

    Good on everybody involved in wanting to get ahead of a potential tragedy.

  9. Marlins might move in and lower the fences at Marlins Park

    Aug 26, 2015, 8:21 PM EDT

    Giancarlo Stanton

    Marlins Park has some of the longest dimensions in Major League Baseball along with some of the tallest walls.

  10. Wil Myers took batting practice Wednesday for the first time since his June wrist surgery

    Aug 26, 2015, 7:37 PM EDT

    Wil Myers

    Padres outfielder Wil Myers has appeared in just 35 games this season due to an ongoing left wrist injury.

  11. Shane Greene needs surgery for circumflex artery

    Aug 26, 2015, 6:24 PM EDT

    Shane Greene

    Tigers right-hander Shane Greene allowed just one earned run over his first 23 innings (three starts) this season, but the wheels quickly fell off from there and now his 2015 ends with injury …

  12. Indians place starter Carlos Carrasco on 15-day disabled list with right shoulder discomfort

    Aug 25, 2015, 11:30 PM EDT

    Carlos Carrasco

    An MRI taken Tuesday showed no major structural damage, but Carrasco was administered a cortisone injection and will be shut down for the next week or so.

  13. Video: Both benches clear in Astros’ 15-1 rout of Yankees

    Aug 25, 2015, 10:44 PM EDT

    Carlos Gomez

    Carlos Gomez was in the middle of another benches-clearing fracas Tuesday at Yankee Stadium …

  14. Giancarlo Stanton is aiming to return next Friday

    Aug 25, 2015, 9:59 PM EDT

    Giancarlo Stanton

    Stanton still ranks fifth in the National League in home runs (27) despite being sidelined for two months.

  15. Devon Travis still experiencing left shoulder discomfort

    Aug 25, 2015, 9:05 PM EDT

    Devon Travis

    Blue Jays second baseman Devon Travis missed part of May and most of June because of a left shoulder injury, and he was placed back on the disabled list on July 29 with the very same issue.

  16. Howie Kendrick could begin rehab assignment this week

    Aug 25, 2015, 8:23 PM EDT

    Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim v Los Angeles Dodgers

    Kendrick has been on the disabled list since August 10 with a strained left hamstring. If everything goes according to plan, he should be able to return to the Dodgers’ active roster the first week of September.

  17. Cubs sign Emilio Bonifacio to minor league contract

    Aug 25, 2015, 7:58 PM EDT

    Emilio Bonifacio

    Bonifacio was pushed off the 40-man roster of the crosstown White Sox on August 16 after batting just .167/.198/.192 with one stolen base in 47 games.

  18. Dodgers manager Don Mattingly says Julio Urias won’t be called up in early September

    Aug 25, 2015, 7:35 PM EDT

    Julio Urias

    There has been external discussion about the Dodgers calling up 19-year-old left-hander Julio Urias when rosters expand on September 1 to serve as a shutdown reliever for the final month of the 2015 regular season.

  19. Hanley Ramirez is moving to first base next year

    Aug 25, 2015, 6:52 PM EDT

    Tampa Bay Rays v Boston Red Sox

    This sounds like the first directive to come from new Red Sox president Dave Dombrowski.

  20. Carlos Carrasco scratched from start on Wednesday due to soreness in throwing shoulder

    Aug 25, 2015, 6:07 PM EDT

    Carlos Carrasco

    Carrasco struck out 11 batters and allowed just one run over 6 2/3 innings in a win over the Yankees last Friday. He boasts a 3.53 ERA, 1.06 WHIP, and 173/32 K/BB ratio in 158 total frames this year.

  21. David Wright will finally return from the disabled list Monday evening against the Phillies

    Aug 23, 2015, 5:17 PM EDT

    David Wright

    Wright landed on the disabled list in mid-April because of a hamstring injury and was diagnosed during his rehab with spinal stenosis.

  22. George Springer, out since July 2 with fractured right wrist, expected to take BP on Monday

    Aug 23, 2015, 4:24 PM EDT

    George Springer

    George Springer is finally beginning to make legit progress in his recovery from a fractured right wrist.

  23. Rockies designate Rafael Betancourt for assignment

    Aug 23, 2015, 3:30 PM EDT

    Rafael Betancourt

    Betancourt underwent Tommy John elbow surgery in late 2013 and did not make an appearance at the major league level in 2014, but the Rockies invited him to camp this spring and he made the Opening Day roster after a strong showing in the Cactus League.

  24. Video: Bryce Harper cuts down Ryan Braun at second base

    Aug 23, 2015, 2:48 PM EDT

    Bryce Harper

    Bryce Harper showed off his cannon to nab Ryan Braun on this attempt at a double on Sunday …

  25. Jose Reyes isn’t very thrilled about playing for the Rockies

    Aug 23, 2015, 2:25 PM EDT

    Jose Reyes

    Jose Reyes was dealt from the hard-charging Blue Jays to the basement-dwelling Rockies a few days before the July 31 trade deadline.

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