MLB

D-backs' Rojas sidelined 2 days after HR burst

Diamondbacks third baseman Josh Rojas is out of the starting lineup for Sunday's series finale against the Cubs because of a left hand contusion. ... Continue Reading

Cubs' Contreras day-to-day with hurt hamstring

Cubs catcher Willson Contreras was out of the lineup for the series finale against the Diamondbacks, but he is considered day-to-day, and manager David Ross said it could have been worse. ... Continue Reading

Struggling Mariners place Toro on IL, DFA Souza

The Mariners have placed second baseman Abraham Toro on the 15-day injured list with a sprained left shoulder and designated outfielder Steven Souza Jr. for assignment. ... Continue Reading

Hendriks rips 'delusional' Donaldson for remark

Liam Hendriks doesn't buy Josh Donaldson's explanation for his "Jackie" remark to Tim Anderson, saying the Yankees third baseman's comment was "unacceptable." ... Continue Reading

Yankees' Green to have Tommy John surgery

Yankees right-handed reliever Chad Green will undergo Tommy John surgery. ... Continue Reading

O's top prospect Rutschman triples in MLB debut

The Orioles have called up catcher Adley Rutschman, and baseball's top prospect made his major league debut Saturday against the Rays. ... Continue Reading

Phillies' Harper returns after missing 5 games

Reigning NL MVP Bryce Harper is back in the lineup for the Phillies after missing five games because of soreness from an injection in his right elbow. ... Continue Reading

Rockies' Bryant off IL after 21-game absence

Left fielder Kris Bryant, who has missed 21 games while recovering from back pain, has been activated off the injured list by the Rockies. ... Continue Reading

Donaldson comment to Anderson called 'racist'

White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson took offense to being called "Jackie" by Yankees DH Josh Donaldson, a comment deemed "racist" by Chicago manager Tony La Russa. ... Continue Reading

Mets place P Scherzer on IL, reinstate OF Marte

The New York Mets placed pitcher Max Scherzer on the 15-day injured list Saturday with a left oblique strain and reinstated outfielder Starling Marte from the bereavement list. ... Continue Reading

Yankees righty Green may need elbow surgery

The Yankees have placed Chad Green on the injured list with a strained right elbow, and the reliever could be headed for surgery. ... Continue Reading

Sox legend Gomes catches Story slam, signs ball

Former Boston Red Sox left fielder Jonny Gomes caught Trevor Story's grand slam while seated atop the Green Monster. ... Continue Reading

A doctorate in deception? Johnny Cueto is still the most interesting man in baseball

The veteran Cueto is making the most of a potential final stop on the South Side. ... Continue Reading

A tricked-out ambulance? A doctorate in deception? Johnny Cueto is still the most interesting man in baseball

Fifteen years after he first stepped on an MLB mound, Cueto is making the most of a potential final stop on the South Side. ... Continue Reading

Mariners bring on veteran outfielder J. Upton

The Mariners say the 34-year-old Justin Upton will report to extended spring training in Peoria, Arizona. ... Continue Reading