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Yelich (back) again out of lineup for Brewers

3 min 29 sec ago
NL MVP Christian Yelich, who leads MLB with 19 home runs and is batting .325 with 41 RBIs in 44 games, will miss a second straight game for the Brewers with back spasms.

Indians designate OF Gonzalez for assignment

3 min 29 sec ago
Veteran outfielder Carlos Gonzalez, who hit .210 with 2 home runs and 7 RBIs and had 33 strikeouts in 30 games with the Indians this season, has been designated for assignment.

Ex-Red Sox reliever Uehara, 44, retires in Japan

3 min 29 sec ago
Pitcher Koji Uehara, whose dominant season in relief helped the Boston Red Sox win the 2013 World Series, has retired with Japan's Yomiuri Giants -- the team that he first played for in Japan.

How Michael Brantley -- MLB's best free-agent bargain -- could swing the World Series

3 hours 38 min ago
He didn't make headlines like Harper and Machado, but Brantley is playing like a star again, and helping lift the Astros to a whole new level.

Alex Verdugo's 'youthful enthusiasm' keeps Dodgers charged up

3 hours 38 min ago
There's a new kind of energy in L.A.'s outfield, with rookie Alex Verdugo winning over teammates and fans alike in a way Yasiel Puig did not.

Passan: How a 19-year-old prospect is turning the MLB draft upside down

9 hours 39 min ago
By agreeing to a deal to play in Japan and shunning the draft, Carter Stewart will make himself millions of dollars and might be changing the way baseball does business.

Sources: Pitcher skips MLB draft for Japan deal

12 hours 43 min ago
Carter Stewart is in agreement with a Japanese team on a deal that could set a new precedent for young prospects looking to make more money early in their careers.

O's pitching staff fastest ever to allow 100 HRs

12 hours 43 min ago
Baltimore is on pace to give up 338 homers this year, which would shatter the current record of 258.

Gardenhire tossed in 9th after replay reversal

12 hours 43 min ago
Tigers manager Ron Gardenhire was ejected in the ninth inning of Tuesday's game against the Marlins after he argued a call that was overturned following a replay review.

Kelley gets save after learning lumps were benign

12 hours 43 min ago
Rangers reliever Shawn Kelley earned his third save of the season Tuesday night, hours after learning that two lumps removed from his throat last week were benign.

Cubs SS Baez wins game after undergoing MRI

12 hours 43 min ago
Despite coming off the bench with an injured heel, Baez was still able to hit the walk-off single to beat the Phillies 3-2.

Brewers pull Yelich from lineup with back spasms

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 8:45pm
Brewers slugger Christian Yelich, who has 19 home runs and 41 RBIs this season, was held out of Tuesday's game against Cincinnati because of back spasms.

Cubs SS Baez to have MRI on right heel

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 8:45pm
The Cubs don't think the injury is serious, but it has already cost Baez two starts since Sunday.

Angels' Simmons to IL, Ohtani will play vs. Twins

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 6:59pm
Angels shortstop Andrelton Simmons is headed to the 10-day injured list after sustaining a Grade 3 ankle sprain on Monday.

Rangers' Kelley learns throat lumps were benign

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 5:44pm
Rangers reliever Shawn Kelley learned Tuesday that two lumps removed from his throat last week were benign.

Astros send RHP McHugh (elbow) to 10-day IL

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 5:44pm
The right-hander was recently demoted to the bullpen after struggles in Houston's starting rotation.

Dodgers' Urias reinstated; investigation continues

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 5:44pm
Left-hander Julio Urías has been reinstated from administrative leave following his arrest for domestic violence. Major League Baseball will continue to investigate the May 13 arrest.

Red Sox, Yankees to face off on turf for 1st time

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 8:39am
The traditional rivalry between the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox will take a radical twist when they meet in London next month: They will play on artificial turf for the first time in more than 2,200 games over a century.

Passan: Why the Mets are a mess -- again

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 8:39am
The Mets keep doing Mets things, with another season in danger of going down the drain. As always, the problems start at the very top.

Why PECOTA projections were so wrong about the Cubs

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 8:39am
Remember the preseason formula that put Chicago at the bottom of the NL Central? Two months into the season, it looks like the Cubs are having the last laugh.