With Clayton Kershaw sidelined by injury, the Los Angeles Dodgers are in need of a dominant left-hander. Baseball's best team need look no farther than one locker past Kershaw's in the clubhouse. Alex Wood has been doing his best impression of the…BETH HARRIS (AP Sports Writer)
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- The Tampa Bay Rays have acquired help for an inconsistent bullpen, obtaining left-handed reliever Dan Jennings from the Chicago White Sox for minor league first baseman Casey Gillaspie.
ATLANTA (AP) -- The Atlanta Braves have optioned struggling shortstop Dansby Swanson to Triple-A Gwinnett.
PHOENIX (AP) -- The Minnesota Twins are sending Triple-A catcher John Ryan Murphy to the Arizona Diamondbacks for Double-A left-hander Gabriel Moya.
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Stephen Strasburg has been placed on the 10-day disabled list by the Washington Nationals, who want the standout right-hander to rest his elbow by missing a turn in the rotation.