Jay Bruce is ready to show his new home fans what he can do. Bruce, acquired from the New York Mets on Aug. 9, made his Progressive Field debut Monday night against Boston. The Indians began an 11-game road trip the day following the trade.STEVE HERRICK (Associated Press)
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Minnesota Twins have placed All-Star third baseman Miguel Sano on the 10-day disabled list with a stress reaction in his left shin bone.
Despite spending the afternoon with 12-year-old Little Leaguers who idolize pros like himself, Josh Bell didn't find himself dispensing much advice. ''No one came to me and asked, 'What do you think about my swing?''' Bell said. Bell homered and…TRAVIS JOHNSON (Associated Press)
The Minnesota Twins knew Arizona spot starter T.J. McFarland would be on a pitch count, so they hoped to get into the Diamondbacks' bullpen early. After a 52-pitch first inning Sunday, the Twins had a 9-0 lead and McFarland was out of the game.SAM EKSTROM (Associated Press)
Alex Avila felt for Raffy Lopez. Avila capped Chicago's three-run 10th inning with a two-run single, and the Cubs swept the Toronto Blue Jays with a wild 6-5 victory on Sunday. With two outs and the bases loaded, Avila lined a base hit into right…JAY COHEN (AP Sports Writer)