Cubs right fielder Jason Heyward is out of the lineup for the fourth straight game due to a sore right wrist and is hoping to return on Friday. Heyward tested his wrist during batting practice before Thursday night's game against Washington.…JAY COHEN (AP Sports Writer)
CHICAGO (AP) -- Commissioner Rob Manfred says a decision is imminent on whether games between the Pittsburgh Pirates and Miami Marlins will be played in Puerto Rico this month.ANDREW SELIGMAN (AP Sports Writer)
Jaime Garcia watched in wonder as teammate Brandon Moss launched a moonshot at Busch Stadium. Garcia pitched seven sharp innings Thursday as the St. Louis Cardinals blanked the Philadelphia Phillies. Later, Garcia wanted to rave about the 462-foot…STEVE OVERBEY (Associated Press)
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Oakland Athletics right-hander Chris Bassitt will need reconstructive surgery on his injured pitching elbow.
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Cleveland Indians catcher Roberto Perez will have surgery on his fractured right thumb on Friday.