Aroldis Chapman is out as the New York Yankees closer. Yankees manager Joe Girardi said before Saturday night's game with the Boston Red Sox that the hard throwing lefty, who gave up two runs in a non-save appearance in Friday's 9-6 loss to Boston,…KYLE HIGHTOWER (AP Sports Writer)
Braves left fielder Matt Kemp is the lineup batting cleanup after getting reinstated from the disabled list. The slugger has been on the disabled list with hamstring injuries five times in his 11-year career. The Braves optioned utility man Micah…GEORGE HENRY (Associated Press)
Rookie Ian Happ hit his 18th home run, Jose Quintana pitched six effective innings and the Chicago Cubs beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-3 Saturday to keep up their success against AL opponents. The World Series champions have won nine of their last 10…PATRICK ROSE (Associated Press)
NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York Mets have recalled catcher Kevin Plawecki from Triple-A Las Vegas and activated left-hander Tommy Milone from the disabled list.
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Cubs have claimed veteran catcher Rene Rivera off waivers from the New York Mets.