Saunders Activated, Will Bat Leadoff

SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Mariners activated outfielder Michael Saunders from the 15-day disabled list and optioned outfielder Carlos Peguero to Triple-A Tacoma on Monday. Saunders sprained his right shoulder on April 10 when he crashed into the fence


Hart Happy To Rejoin Brewers As He Rehabs

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Corey Hart is happy to be hanging out with his teammates again, even though it’ll be a while before he returns to the lineup. Hart, a two-time All-Star, has rejoined the Milwaukee Brewers as he rehabs


Fielder’s Homer Lifts Tigers Over Twins 4-3

DETROIT (AP) — Prince Fielder’s towering three-run homer in the sixth inning put Detroit ahead, and the Tigers held on Monday night for their fourth straight win, 4-3 over the Minnesota Twins. Detroit trailed 3-1 when Andy Dirks reached


Cardinals Send Reliever Rzepczynski To Minors

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Making a move to shore up a shaky bullpen, the St. Louis Cardinals demoted struggling left-handed reliever Marc Rzepczynski to the minor leagues Monday. The decision means the Cardinals are keeping Mitchell Boggs on the


Royals Score 5 In 10th, Beat Tigers 8-3

DETROIT (AP) — Alex Gordon’s grand slam highlighted a five-run 10th inning for the Kansas City Royals, who rallied against the Detroit bullpen for an 8-3 win Thursday after Tigers ace Justin Verlander left with a thumb injury. George


Houston’s Gonzalez No One-Hit Wonder

HOUSTON (AP) — When Houston’s Marwin Gonzalez broke up Yu Darvish’s perfect game with two outs in the ninth inning April 2, the first question many asked was: Who is Marwin Gonzalez? Three weeks later, Gonzalez is showing he’s


Yankee Prospect Williams Arrested For DUI

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Police say New York Yankees outfield prospect Mason Williams has been charged with driving under the influence following a traffic stop in Florida. Tampa police say the 21-year-old was driving a 2012 Range Rover in


Sanchez Homers, Pirates Top Phillies 6-4

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Pirates have been getting contributions from up and down their lineup to win 10 times in the last 13 games. On Thursday, it was Gaby Sanchez, who homered and drove in three runs, and Garrett


Gonzalez Allows 1 Hit In Nats’ Win Over Reds

WASHINGTON (AP) — Gio Gonzalez allowed just one hit in eight innings, and Denard Span and Danny Espinosa drove in three runs each to lead the Washington Nationals to a 8-1 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Thursday night.


Hot-Hitting Ortiz Leads Red Sox Over Astros

BOSTON (AP) — David Ortiz went 3 for 4 with a home run and two RBIs, boosting his batting average over .500 as the Boston Red Sox beat the Houston Astros 7-2 Thursday night to win their eighth straight