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  • Mets activate RHP Matsuzaka, put RHP Black on DL

    Updated: Thu, Aug 28, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Mets have put reliever Vic Black on the 15-day disabled list because of a herniated disk in his neck and activated right-hander Daisuke Matsuzaka. The Mets made the moves before Thursday night's game against Atlanta. Matsuzaka was put on the 15-day DL on...

  • Phillies CEO Montgomery takes leave for cancer

    Updated: Thu, Aug 28, 2014

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Phillies President and CEO David Montgomery is taking a leave of absence to continue his recovery from jaw cancer surgery and will be replaced by former general manager Pat Gillick. The 68-year-old Montgomery returned to the team after surgery on May 19 and was...

  • Braves LHP Venters shut down with elbow tear

    Updated: 39 min ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Atlanta Braves have shut down left-hander Jonny Venters for the rest of the season after the reliever tore an elbow ligament while trying to come back from his second Tommy John surgery. The 29-year-old Venters hasn't pitched in the majors since 2012, a season...

  • Royals claim Jayson Nix off waivers

    Updated: 39 min ago

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals claimed infielder Jayson Nix off waivers Thursday from the Pittsburgh Pirates. Nix hit .133 in 34 games this season with the Pirates and Philadelphia Phillies. He is a career .214 hitter in seven big league seasons. He's also played for...

  • Yankees fall to Tigers 3-2 on Avila's hit in 9th

    Updated: 54 min ago

    DETROIT (AP) — Aside from one big inning, this was a forgettable series for the New York Yankees. Manager Joe Girardi's team can't afford many more setbacks in the race for a postseason spot. "We can't let this gap get too big," he said. Alex Avila hit an RBI single off the wall in...

  • Reds run all over Arrieta, beat Cubs 7-2

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    CINCINNATI (AP) — Jake Arrieta wishes he would've held onto the ball a bit longer. Billy Hamilton stole his 51st base and the Cincinnati Reds swiped six in all, beating the Chicago Cubs 7-2 Thursday. The Reds stole six times in the first four innings, using six hits and four walks to...

  • D-backs claim OF Reimold off waivers

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks have claimed outfielder Nolan Reimold off waivers from the Toronto Blue Jays. The 30-year-old appeared in 22 games with the Blue Jays this season, hitting .212 with two home runs and nine RBIs. He began the season on the Baltimore Orioles'...

  • Avila's 2-out hit in 9th lifts Tigers over Yanks

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    DETROIT (AP) — Brad Ausmus saw the ball come off Brian McCann's bat and sail toward the foul pole in right field, a potentially devastating drive with the game tied in the ninth inning. "From where I was standing you could tell it was kind of hooking," said Ausmus, Detroit's...

  • Hamilton, Reds swipe 6 bases, steal win from Cubs

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds came up with a game plan to steal a game from Jake Arrieta, and they ran with it. Billy Hamilton stole his 51st base and the Reds swiped six in all, beating the Chicago Cubs 7-2 Thursday. Zack Cozart and Todd Frazier each stole twice, and...

  • Giants' Petit retires 46 straight for MLB record

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco Giants right-hander Yusmeiro Petit has set a major league record by retiring 46 consecutive batters. Petit set down the first eight Colorado hitters he faced Thursday, setting the record by striking out Charlie Culberson and drawing a standing...

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