The Miami Marlins and Pittsburgh Pirates will find out within the next few days if they will play in Puerto Rico this month. The teams are scheduled to play May 30-31 in San Juan to celebrate Roberto Clemente Day, a league-wide tribute honoring the…ANDREW SELIGMAN (AP Sports Writer)
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)
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.