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Boston's Mookie Betts, who left Sunday's game in the second inning after getting hit in the back with a throw, will start vs. the Yankees.
Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna was released from custody after being arrested for assault on a woman, Toronto police said.
Tyler Austin couldn't keep a straight face. As MLB's top two teams battle for bragging rights, this three-game set should be anything but "boring."
The Yankees and Red Sox will face each other in two regular-season games on June 29 and 30 at the Olympic Stadium in London next year, with Boston being the home team for both games.
George Springer matched a Houston record by going 6-for-6 with a home run as the Astros routed the Athletics 16-2. Hall of Famer Joe Morgan also accomplished the feat in a 12-inning game in 1965.
With Ian Happ sparking the offense, Chicago slugged its way to a 14-run outburst. Now the trick is building on that momentum.
Tigers starter Jordan Zimmermann (right shoulder impingement) and reliever Alex Wilson (foot) were placed on the 10-day disabled list Monday.
A game jersey Dodgers great Sandy Koufax wore during his 1963 MVP season sold Saturday night for $429,625.
Cubs second baseman Javier Baez homered in the third inning Monday night against the Marlins, his third straight game with a home run, but had to leave in the seventh due to tightness in his right groin.
Padres right-hander Bryan Mitchell, who is 0-3 with a 6.47 ERA and has walked 26 in 32 innings, has been moved to the bullpen.
Red Sox outfielder Mookie Betts and actress Meghan Markle, who is to wed Prince Harry on May 19 at Windsor Castle, have ancestors from the same part of Alabama, an amateur genealogist told The Boston Globe.
Cubs struggling right-hander Yu Darvish has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with the flu.
White Sox pitcher Danny Farquhar, who suffered a brain hemorrhage stemming from a ruptured aneurysm, has been released from the hospital.
Tim Lincecum, who is attempting a comeback with the Texas Rangers, will begin a rehab assignment at Triple-A Round Rock on Monday night.
Yoenis Cespedes is in the Mets' lineup against the Reds on Monday, one day after he left a game early because of a sore right quadriceps.
Giants pitcher Johnny Cueto does not have a torn ligament in his injured elbow but is expected to miss at least six weeks, according to multiple reports.
As contenders and pretenders start to separate themselves, we run through all 30 clubs to see who will be adding and subtracting.
Gretchen Piscotty, the mother of Stephen Piscotty who had Lou Gehrig's disease, has died, according to her family. The A's outfielder had been traded to Oakland in the offseason to be closer to her.
New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia says he'll likely retire if the Yankees win the World Series this season.
The rest of baseball is playing catch-up while the division where you'll find MLB's top tandem is set up for an early-season showdown.