Giants put RHP Cain on 15-day DL with elbow nerve irritation

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Giants right-hander Matt Cain was put on the 15-day disabled list Friday with irritation in his pitching elbow and received a cortisone injection to help it calm down.

San Francisco...

Dodgers' Yasiel Puig lands on DL with strained hamstring

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers put Yasiel Puig on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right hamstring, the same injury that sidelined him earlier in the season.

The outfielder injured himself...

Boston RHP Buchholz done for year; health key to 2016 option

NEW YORK (AP) — Boston pitcher Clay Buchholz is done for the season because of a strained flexor muscle in his right elbow, and his health is the key to whether the Red Sox pick up the option on his 2016...

Indians manager Francona says he won't use opt-out clause

CLEVELAND (AP) — Indians manager Terry Francona says he won't use an out clause in his contract if Cleveland President Mark Shapiro takes a job elsewhere.

Shapiro reportedly is a candidate to succeed Toronto...

Orioles CF Jones in lineup a day after running into wall

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Baltimore center fielder Adam Jones was in the starting lineup Friday night, a day after he ran into a wall and exited early.

Jones was examined before the game at Texas by Rangers...

Mariners fire general manager Jack Zduriencik

SEATTLE (AP) — A year to the day after praising Jack Zduriencik as he was rewarded with a contract extension, Seattle Mariners President Kevin Mather found himself speaking with ownership this week on all the areas...

Rookies Sano, Correa out for opener between Astros and Twins

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A showdown between two of the top rookies in the American League will have to wait.

Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa and Minnesota Twins slugger Miguel Sano were both scratched from...

Nationals CF Span to have hip surgery, likely out for season

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nationals center fielder Denard Span will have surgery on his left hip next week and the leadoff man is likely out for the season.

Washington manager Matt Williams said Friday that Span had...