Sunday Notes: Brewers Place Logan Schafer On 15-Day DL

According to MLB Roster Moves, The Milwuakee Brewers have placed OF Logan Schafer on the 15-Day DL with a right hamstring strain, retroactive to 4/18. In a corresponding move, the team has reinstated 1B Lyle Overbay from the paternity


Sunday Notes: Mark Teixeira Back In Starting Lineup

According to Sweeny Murti, Yankees beat reporter, Mark Teixeira is back in the Yankees starting lineup today, hitting 5th. Mark Teixeira has been limited to just four games this season after dealing with a strained right hamstring since April


Sunday Notes: Tigers Unconditionally Release Alex Gonzalez

The Detroit Tigers Media Relations Department has announced that the team has unconditionally released SS Alex Gonzalez. The team purchased the contract of Danny Worth from Triple-A Toledo in a corresponding move. Gonzalez, 37, was hitting just .167 with


Sunday Notes: Ivan Nova Has Partial Tear Of UCL

According to Sweeny Murti, Yankees beat reporter, Yankees starting pitcher Ivan Nova suffered a partial tear of the UCL in his right elbow in yesterday’s game against the Rays.


Sunday Notes: Mets Name Kyle Farnsworth Closer

According to Joel Sherman, a baseball columnist, Terry Collins has named Kyle Farnsworth as the team’s closer. Farnsworth replaces Jose Valverde, who has struggled as the team’s closer. Valverde has thrown 8 1/3 innings this season and has allowed


Sunday Notes: Granderson Hitting Second In Mets’ Lineup

The New York Mets have just released their starting lineup for today’s game against the Braves , and interestingly enough Curtis Granderson finds himself hitting second while Daniel Murphy moves into the cleanup spot. I guess we’ll have to


Recap: Albert Pujols Hits 498th Career Home Run

Angels first basemen Albert Pujols moved within two home runs of the 500 home run club yesterday afternoon against Joe Nathan and the Tigers as he his his 498th career home run. Although Pujols is an Angel now, 455


Sunday Notes: Mariners Recall Brandon Maurer

According to MLB Roster Moves, the Seattle Mariners have recalled SP Brandon Maurer from Triple-A Tacoma. The team has optioned OF James Jones down to Triple-A in a corresponding move.


VIDEO: Craig Kimbrel On Being Pulled In The 9th

Braves closer Craig Kimbrel appeared in a game for the first time last night against the Mets after missing almost a week with a sore shoulder, and he struggled to get outs. Kimbrel was pulled in the 9th innings


Recap: Ike Davis Impresses In Pirates’ Debut

Ike Davis, recently acquired from the New York Mets in exchange for pitcher Zack Thornton and a PTBNL, made his Pittsburgh Pirates debut last night against the Brewers. Davis hit sixth in Clint Hurdles lineup against starter Matt Garza