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Orlando's grand slam in 9th gives Royals 9-5 win over Rays
Paulo Orlando was biding his time in Triple-A, hoping to be recalled by the Royals when the rosters expand in September, when he got a call from them over the weekend.
Pujols says he will take part in All-Star Home Run Derby
Albert Pujols' sons were pressing their father to take part in the All-Star Home Run Derby.
Yankees to get Miller, Ellsbury back from DL on Wednesday
The first-place Yankees are about to get a pair of important players back at once.
Arrieta, Rizzo lead Cubs over Cards in doubleheader opener
Jake Arrieta figured he had a chance to make the NL All-Star team, the way he is pitching. He also realized the competition for a spot was stiff.
A-Rod 'disappointed' by All-Star omission, but not surprised
Alex Rodriguez says he is ''obviously disappointed'' to be left off the American League All-Star team, but considered himself ''a long shot'' to get selected.
Mets activate Mejia from restricted list
Reliever Jenrry Mejia has rejoined the New York Mets after completing an 80-game suspension for testing positive for performance-enhancing drugs.
Rangers reach deal with Cuban infielder Andy Ibanez
The Texas Rangers agreed to terms with Cuban infielder Andy Ibanez on an international free-agent contract on Tuesday.
A's bring up OF Smolinski, option RHP Bassitt to Triple-A
The Oakland Athletics called up outfielder Jake Smolinski from Triple-A Nashville on Tuesday and optioned right-hander Chris Bassitt to their top farm club.
Rockies claim Germen off waivers, move Morneau to 60-day DL
The Colorado Rockies claimed right-handed pitcher Gonzalez Germen off waivers from the Chicago Cubs and assigned him to Triple-A Albuquerque on Tuesday.
Cardinals hold Wong out of DH nightcap after banging head
The St. Louis Cardinals held second baseman Kolten Wong out of the lineup for the second game of a day-night doubleheader after he banged his head during the opener on Tuesday.
Nationals slugger Harper to skip All-Star Home Run Derby
Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper won't participate in the All-Star Home Run Derby because his father isn't available to pitch to him.
Sale strikeout streak ends, pitches White Sox past Toronto
Chris Sale's bid for a record strikeout streak ended, but he pitched a six-hitter that led the Chicago White Sox past the Toronto Blue Jays 4-2 Monday night in the fastest major league game in almost four years.
4 Royals elected to start All-Star Game; Reds' Frazier, too
The All-Star Game will have a Kansas City flavor, just not as much as it appeared last month.
Matz sharp, Mets feast on Dodgers pitching to take series
Steven Matz is having the time of his young baseball life, winning his first two career starts, including silencing the Los Angeles Dodgers' powerful lineup.
Ramirez stifles sloppy Yanks as Rays stop 7-game slide, 8-1
After a week without a win, the Tampa Bay Rays were hardly shy about describing their celebration Sunday.