6/23/2014 | Phils honor Rollins as franchise's hits leader
The Phillies rolled out the red carpet in grand fashion -- featuring a tribute video -- before Monday's game against the Marlins to honor Jimmy Rollins for setting the franchise's all-time hits record.
6/23/2014 | Furcal dealing with Grade 3 hamstring strain
Marlins second baseman Rafael Furcal, who was placed on the 15-day disabled list on Sunday, has been diagnosed with a Grade 3 left hamstring strain.
6/23/2014 | Deal official, Jackson excited to start career
Wearing a blue Mariners pregame jersey with his name and No. 10 inscribed on the back, Alex Jackson made small talk with a few assistant coaches and catcher Mike Zunino. During his batting practice session, he sprayed line drives into Safeco Field's spacious power alleys.
6/23/2014 | Cole's sim game gets positive reviews from Hurdle
Rehabbing Pirates starter Gerrit Cole, on the disabled list with right shoulder fatigue, threw a six-inning, 84-pitch simulated game at Tropicana Field before Monday's series opener against the Rays. "I thought it went very well," manager Clint Hurdle said.
6/23/2014 | Hurdle to face questions with Walker's return
Barring an unforeseen setback, Pirates second baseman Neil Walker, who is on the disabled list after an appendectomy, will be activated when he is eligible on Tuesday, manager Clint Hurdle said Monday.
6/23/2014 | Polanco's hit streak halted, on-base streak intact
Pirates rookie right fielder Gregory Polanco's franchise-best 11-game career-opening hit streak came to an end on Sunday, when he went 0-for-3. If he had hit safely in two more games, he would have tied the record of 13 games set by Minnesota's Glenn Williams.
6/23/2014 | Royals keep Cain at leadoff, move Infante to sixth
Ned Yost doesn't like to change his lineup very much but, after four consecutive losses, the Royals' manager did a little tinkering for Monday night's game against the Dodgers.
6/23/2014 | Yelich on track with scheduled rehab outings
Marlins outfielder Christian Yelich has been on the 15-day disabled list with a lower back strain since June 16 is set to play in four rehab games prior to his expected return on Sunday.
6/23/2014 | Hechavarria needs extra rest with sore elbow
Marlins shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria sat for the third straight game on Monday night as he recovers from some right elbow soreness.
6/23/2014 | Cuthbert, Starling earn weekly Minors honors
Royals prospects Cheslor Cuthbert and Bubba Starling received Player of the Week honors Monday in their respective leagues.
6/23/2014 | Valencia returns, but hand not at full health
Danny Valencia returned to action Sunday after missing the last 19 games with a strained left hand. Valencia played nine innings at third base in the Royals' 2-1 series-finale loss to the Mariners, finishing 0-for-3 with a strikeout.
6/23/2014 | Derby to feature bracketed play as part of new format
Major League Baseball on Monday announced a new format for the Derby, featuring a new 10-player format that calls for seven outs per round and bracketed play after the first round.
6/23/2014 | Plenty of switch-hitters still getting the job done
There's a common thought going around baseball that switch-hitting is a bit of a lost art. Granted, there's no Mickey Mantle or Pete Rose or even a Ripper Collins out there in today's game, but there are plenty of players still getting it done from both sides of the plate.
6/23/2014 | Guthrie, Royals get best of Greinke at The K
Jeremy Guthrie outpitched former Royals hurler Zack Greinke and limited a potent Dodgers lineup to two runs in 7 2/3 innings, helping Kansas City snap a four-game losing streak in a 5-3 win over Los Angeles on Monday.
6/23/2014 | Sands to DL with wrist injury; Figueroa recalled
Jerry Sands was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained tendon in his left wrist on Monday. Sands exited Sunday's game in the sixth inning after injuring it on a strikeout. Infielder Cole Figueroa was recalled to take Sands' place after the Rays' 8-1 loss to the Pirates on Monday night.
6/23/2014 | Return to Kansas City unkind for Greinke
Dodgers starter Zack Greinke visited his old home mound Monday but didn't take with him the Cy Young form of his 2009 Royals season, allowing five runs and 11 hits in 5 2/3 innings as the Dodgers lost the Interleague opener to the Royals, 5-3, at Kauffman Stadium.
6/23/2014 | Teenage knuckleballer impresses at The Trop
Chelsea Baker was a special guest of the Rays on Monday afternoon and threw to Rays hitters prior to regular batting practice.
6/23/2014 | Davis starts on bench, ends in celebratory pile
Chris Davis wasn't in the Orioles' starting lineup for Monday's opener of an 11-game homestand against the White Sox, but he nonetheless made his presence felt with a walk-off homer to give the Orioles a 6-4 win.
6/23/2014 | Norris day to day, expects to make next start
Though his previous outing ended early due to a right groin injury, Bud Norris anticipates making his next scheduled start.
6/23/2014 | Ventura: Rienzo still part of rotation -- for now
Andre Rienzo's future in the White Sox rotation is still undecided, but when game notes were distributed prior to Monday's opener against the Orioles, the right-hander's name was listed as Thursday's starter.
6/23/2014 | Miley hosts baseball camp, raises cancer awareness
D-backs pitcher Wade Miley hosted the Wade Miley Charity Celebrity Baseball Camp at Salt River Field at Talking Stick in Scottsdale, Ariz., on Monday morning and led the 5-to-17-year-old participants through a series of drills. The proceeds from the camp will be donated to the St. Baldrick's Foundation.
6/23/2014 | Abreu starts at DH after tending to personal matter
Jose Abreu spent Sunday night back in Chicago due to a personal matter, and as a result of an extended commute, the slugger served as the designated hitter for Monday's series opener in Baltimore.
6/23/2014 | Lee heading toward possible simulated game
Cliff Lee is getting closer to pitching in games, but the Phillies' ace still has a few more tests to pass in his recovery from a strained left elbow. Lee is expected to throw a bullpen session on Tuesday at Citizens Bank Park, with a simulated game tentatively set for Saturday.
6/23/2014 | Adams reports no pain in injured rotator cuff
Injured Phillies reliever Mike Adams, who is on the 15-day disabled list, said he has no pain in his right rotator cuff and hopes to be cleared to play catch by the end of the week.
6/23/2014 | Girardi: Solarte's struggles may benefit rookie
Kelly Johnson started at third base for the eighth time in the past 10 games Monday, as rookie Yangervis Solarte continues to struggle at the plate.
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