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MLB notebook: Kershaw put on DL with herniated disc, Dodgers trade for help

The Dodgers acquired veteran pitcher Bud Norris from the Braves. The move comes on the same day the Dodgers said ace Clayton Kershaw will ...

MLB notebook: E-F grad Hoover sent down again by Reds

The Reds optioned reliever J.J. Hoover to Triple-A Louisville on Wednesday, a few hours after his latest rough outing set a club record. The Elizabeth ...

MLB notebook: Dodgers send Kershaw home for tests

Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw is returning to Los Angeles this week for tests on his sore back. Manager Dave Roberts said Tuesday he was ...

MLB notebook: Mets sign Reyes for infield insurance

The Mets signed shortstop Jose Reyes to a minor league contract Saturday after the infielder became a free agent. Reyes, 33, primarily played at shortstop for ...

MLB notebook: Reds Hall of Fame to add enigmatic Rose to its ranks

More satisfying than hit No. 4,192? In some ways, it is for Pete Rose, who needed more time to get into the Cincinnati Reds Hall ...

MLB notebook: Syndergaard to make next scheduled start

Plum outfielder Alex Kirilloff, the No. 15 pick overall in this year's draft, officially signed with the Twins on Thursday. The deal includes a bonus ...

MLB notebook: Mets' Colon knocked from game in 1st by line drive

Mets right-hander Bartolo Colon left his start in the first inning Tuesday night with a bruised thumb after getting hit by a line drive on ...

MLB notebook: Pirates draft pick from 2003 finally reaches majors

After 13 professional seasons, former Pirates draft pick Dustin Molleken, a right-handed pitcher, was called up to the majors. The Tigers on Monday purchased Molleken's contract ...

Red Sox part ways with $72.5M Cuban outfielder Castillo

Less than three years after agreeing to a $72.5 million deal, the Red Sox placed outfielder Rusney Castillo on outright waivers, according to an MLB.com ...

MLB notebook: Blue Jays slugger Bautista out at least 2 weeks with toe injury

Blue Jays slugger Jose Bautista was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a sprained left big toe. The injury occurred Thursday night in Philadelphia ...

MLB notebook: Neck surgery scheduled for Mets captain Wright

Mets third baseman David Wright was scheduled for surgery to repair a herniated disk in his neck. The team announced Wright would have the operation ...

MLB notebook: Mets' Collins cleared to manager after brief hospitalization

Mets manager Terry Collins has been cleared to leave a Milwaukee hospital and planned to return to New York and be back in the dugout ...

MLB notebook: Mets manager Collins hospitalized, misses game versus Brewers

Mets manager Terry Collins stayed overnight in a hospital in Milwaukee after falling ill and missing New York's series finale against the Brewers. Assistant general manager ...

MLB notebook: Mets' Walker exits game with injury

Mets second baseman Neil Walker left in the fourth inning of Saturday's game against Milwaukee, two days after being hit in the chest by a ...

Former Butler players McKee, Fennell drafted on Day 3

Former Butler teammates Colin McKee and Mick Fennell highlighted the local selections on the third day of the Major League Baseball draft Saturday. McKee, a junior ...

MLB notebook: Cardinals send infielder Wong to minors

The Cardinals optioned second baseman Kolten Wong to Triple-A Memphis to open a spot for infielder Jhonny Peralta, set to come off the 15-day disabled ...