Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez is expected to be out 7 to 10 days with a bruised left thigh after colliding with rookie third baseman Cheslor Cuthbert while catching a foul pop up in the ninth inning Saturday. ''Hopefully it's not going…
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- New York Yankees right fielder Carlos Beltran is out of the starting lineup Sunday against the Tampa Bay Rays because of right shoulder tightness but says he is available off the bench.
Cy Young Award winner Dallas Keuchel was all out of sorts. Keuchel retired his final 18 batters, and aided by Jason Castro's go-ahead homer, led the Houston Astros to a 4-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels to earn his first victory since April…STEVE DILBECK (Associated Press)
After the New York Mets missed, Chase Utley connected twice. Utley hit a grand slam and a solo homer after Noah Syndergaard threw a 99 mph fastball behind his back, and the Los Angeles Dodgers went deep a season-high five times in routing New York…MIKE FITZPATRICK (AP Baseball Writer)
Yu Darvish hit 98 mph in the first inning of his first start in the majors in almost 22 months. Texas catcher Bobby Wilson is just glad he wasn't running to the backstop after that pitch, and a few others early in the Rangers' 5-2 interleague…SCHUYLER DIXON (AP Sports Writer)