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  1. 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.

  2. 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 …

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

  10. James Loney suspended for bumping umpire

    Aug 25, 2015, 2:38 PM EDT

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    He’s appealing the suspension.

  11. Red Sox broadcaster Don Orsillo is leaving NESN at the end of the season

    Aug 25, 2015, 2:18 PM EDT

    Don Orsillo

    One of the best in the business is leaving the Red Sox at the end of the season.

  12. Jessica Mendoza became the first female in-game analyst on an ESPN broadcast last night

    Aug 25, 2015, 1:15 PM EDT

    Jessica Mendoza

    More of this please. In regular broadcasts like this, as opposed to weird specialized programming.

  13. Phillies announcer calls Mets fans “obnoxious”

    Aug 25, 2015, 10:30 AM EDT

    Larry Andersen

    Why can’t everyone be as sweet, positive and supportive as Phillies fans?

  14. Aroldis Chapman is “good to go” after shoulder problems

    Aug 25, 2015, 10:15 AM EDT

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    Chapman pitched just once in the span of 12 days because of shoulder soreness.

  15. Paul Molitor: Big Bruce Springsteen fan

    Aug 25, 2015, 9:18 AM EDT

    Springsteen

    Yes, before you say anything, it IS a slow news day. But we need to sit and talk about how baseball writers really, really love Bruce Springsteen.

  16. Video: Tarps are no obstacle for Pablo Sandoval

    Aug 25, 2015, 8:30 AM EDT

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    The Panda made the catch of the night last night.

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