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MLB notebook: Cardinals' Adams leaves game with bruised knee

• Cardinals first baseman Matt Adams bruised his left knee and exited Thursday's game at St Louis. The Slippery Rock product was injured when he ...

MLB notebook: A-Rod placed on disabled list

Alex Rodriguez won't be around in the next two weeks to help the Yankees attempt to get out of last place in the AL East. Rodriguez ...

MLB notebook: White Sox to cut ties with veteran LHP Danks

The AL-leading White Sox plan to cut John Danks on Thursday, ending the left-hander's 10-year run with the team. Danks has never been the same since ...

MLB notebook: Red Sox's Sandoval will have shoulder surgery, likely out for season

The Boston Globe reported Red Sox third baseman Pablo Sandoval will undergo surgery on his left shoulder and is doubtful to play again this season. ...

MLB notebook: Lincecum reportedly will throw for teams Friday

MLB Network reported right-hander Tim Lincecum will have a showcase in Scottsdale, Ariz., on Friday, and 20 teams are expected to send representatives to the ...

MLB notebook: Marlins' Gordon accepts 80-game ban for PED use

Reigning NL batting champion Dee Gordon of the Marlins said Friday he unknowingly took the performance-enhancing drugs that led to his 80-game suspension, but he ...

MLB notebook: Cubs catcher Montero placed on disabled list

Cubs catcher Miguel Montero is headed to the 15-day disabled list with lower-back tightness. Catcher Tim Federowicz traveled from Triple-A Iowa on Thursday to take ...

MLB notebook: Surgery to end Morton's season

Phillies starting pitcher Charlie Morton, acquired from the Pirates in the winter, is out for the season because of a torn left hamstring. Morton is scheduled ...

MLB notebook: Athletics minor leaguer from Philly dies at age 27

Athletics minor league right-hander Sean Murphy has died at age 27, the team announced Tuesday. No other details were given. "The A's are deeply saddened ...

MLB notebook: Brantley back with Tribe, but Carrasco out 6 weeks

Michael Brantley's return wasn't quite the joyous occasion the Indians had hoped. As Brantley was welcomed back following shoulder surgery and months of recovery, Cleveland ...

MLB notebook: Seneca Valley's Smith summoned by White Sox

Former Seneca Valley and Pitt catcher Kevan Smith was called up from Triple-A Charlotte by the White Sox when catcher Alex Avila was placed on ...

MLB notebook: DeGrom returns to Mets after infant's health scare

Jacob deGrom returned to the Mets and said all is well with his infant son Jaxon following a scare deGrom revealed was a breathing problem. DeGrom ...

Bonds back in San Francisco as Marlins hitting coach

SAN FRANCISCO — Barry Bonds strolled into the indoor batting cage to join his hitters at work and immediately shut the door. No distractions. He was the ...

MLB notebook: Blue Jays outfielder suspended 80 games for steroids

Blue Jays first baseman Chris Colabello was suspended Friday for 80 games without pay after testing positive for the same anabolic steroid that caused Philadelphia ...

MLB notebook: Braves players grouse about Turner Field infield

A source told ESPN the Braves are unhappy with the condition of the Turner Field infield and will consider contacting the players' union to see ...

MLB notebook: DeGrom's newborn son could be out of hospital Monday

• Mets manager Terry Collins said the newborn son of pitcher Jacob deGrom could be released from a hospital Monday. Collins said he spoke Sunday ...