| Aug 5, 2013
| 5:16 PM
Shortstop Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees is back on the disabled list, this time because of a strained right calf.
The move Monday is the latest setback in an injury-filled season for Jeter, 39, who did not play Saturday or Sunday at San Diego....
| Aug 6, 2013
| 4:31 PM
Texas Rangers right-hander Colby Lewis will have surgery to remove bone spurs from his right hip, ending his chances of pitching this season.
Lewis, who hasn't pitched since 2012, says he has been dealing with hip pain during his comeback from surgery...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 6:29 PM
The Texas Rangers acquired outfielder Alex Rios from the Chicago White Sox on Friday, beefing up their outfield to fill the void created by the 50-game suspension of Nelson Cruz.
The Rangers will also receive cash considerations while sending the...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 3:33 PM
No position player has been selected league most valuable player after appearing in fewer than 116 games in a nonstrike season. But by the time voters begin casting their ballots at the end of this season, the Dodgers' Hanley Ramirez may be worthy of...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 4:56 PM
A person familiar with deliberations told the Associated Press that Major League Baseball has informed the New York Yankees that Alex Rodriguez will be suspended Monday but can play while he appeals the penalty.
The person spoke Sunday on condition of...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 10:52 AM
Torrential rains brought Manila, the Philippine capital, to a standstill Monday, submerging areas in waist-deep water and making streets impassable to vehicles. Officials reported more than a million people and at least five provinces were affected by the...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 4:59 PM
The Washington Nationals acquired outfielder David DeJesus in a trade with the Chicago Cubs.
The deal bolsters the Nationals' bench as they try to make a late run for a playoff spot.
The Cubs receive a player to be named in the deal. They also save...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 8:22 PM
With one final power surge before the All-Star break, first baseman Chris Davis earned a place in the record book.
Davis hit his 37th home run to tie the American League record for home runs before the break, and the Baltimore Orioles cruised past the...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 10:13 PM
NEW YORK — In the final All-Star game of Mariano Rivera's distinguished career, who got the save for the American League?
"That could be a trivia question," Joe Nathan said. "I'm sure everyone will get it wrong."
Nathan had better not miss the...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 10:42 AM
The Texas Rangers acquired pitcher Matt Garza from the Chicago Cubs for rookie right-hander Justin Grimm, top prospect third baseman Mike Olt and Class-A pitcher C.J. Edwards.
“He's an extremely talented pitcher that's had success in the...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 8:19 PM
With Charlie Manuel seated to his left, Philadelphia General Manager Ruben Amaro Jr. broke down in tears after announcing he fired his manager and replaced him with former Cubs second baseman Ryne Sandberg before the Phillies' game against the Dodgers...