During his stint in the Persian Gulf on a Navy carrier, Mitch Harris kept his pitching arm - and his hopes of eventually making it to the majors - in shape by tossing a baseball on the flight deck. ''We actually had a cook ... who grew up playing…HOWARD FENDRICH (AP Sports Writer)
PHOENIX (AP) -- The Arizona Diamondbacks placed infielder Jake Lamb on the 15-day disabled list before Tuesday's game with a left foot stress reaction.
The Chicago Cubs had a plan for Addison Russell that didn't include bringing up the 21-year-old infielder in April. Then Russell tore through spring training and two weeks at Triple-A Iowa. When the guys ahead of him on the major league roster…WILL GRAVES (AP Sports Writer)
Major League Baseball suspended Kansas City Royals reliever Kelvin Herrera five games and fined him and pitcher Yordano Ventura on Tuesday after both targeted Oakland third baseman Brett Lawrie during a testy series over the weekend. Herrera was…DAVE SKRETTA (AP Sports Writer)
Yasmany Tomas had three choices to continue his baseball career: stay in Cuba and make up to $2,500 a month, play in Japan with a shot at a million dollar contract, or give up family and life in the island on hopes of hitting the jackpot in the…RICARDO ZUNIGA (AP Sports Writer)