Mets All-Star reliever Jeurys Familia accepted a 15-game suspension under Major League Baseball's domestic violence policy, discipline stemming from an altercation last October. New York Yankees reliever Aroldis Chapman was penalized 29 games,…RONALD BLUM (AP Baseball Writer)
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) -- The Minnesota Twins have reassigned right-handers Nick Tepesch and Alex Wimmers to minor league camp, finalizing their bullpen for the start of the regular season.
Big Papi was a big hitter, and that was really his only duty for most of his 20 major league seasons. Going into the 45th season since the designated hitter was approved for the American League, more managers now appear willing to spread around the…STEPHEN HAWKINS (AP Sports Writer)
The Texas Rangers are unsure whether third baseman Adrian Beltre will be in their lineup or on the disabled list Monday when they open the season against Cleveland. Beltre has been dealing with a left calf strain and has not played since Sunday.…
The Cleveland Indians will be without two starters to begin the season with right fielder Lonnie Chisenhall joining Jason Kipnis on the disabled list. Chisenhall hurt his right shoulder when he crashed into an outfield wall last week and will not…GARY SCHATZ (Associated Press)