Locke, Pirates top Marlins|
Neil Walker hit a two-run homer and Jeff Locke tossed 5 2/3 scoreless innings to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 5-1 win over the Miami Marlins on Tuesday. Locke (3-2), who hadn't won in six straight... Full Story
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|Marlins place Morse on DL|
The Miami Marlins placed first baseman Mike Morse on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday with a sprained right ring finger.
The move is retroactive to May 24 for Morse, who is hitting just .211 with two homers and 10 RBI in 37 games this season. The Marlins recalled... Full Story
|Braun, McCutchen share NL weekly honors|
Milwaukee Brewers right fielder Ryan Braun and Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen were named co-winners of the National League Player of the Week award on Tuesday. Braun led the majors with 11 RBI last week and tied for the NL lead with three home runs... Full Story | Napoli Named AL Player Of The Week
|Orioles' Matusz gets 8-game ban for substance on arm|
Baltimore Orioles reliever Brian Matusz was suspended eight games by Major League Baseball for having a foreign substance on his arm during Saturday's game against Miami.
Matusz, who was ejected in the... Full Story
|Reds' Mesoraco finally goes on DL|
The Cincinnati Reds placed catcher Devin Mesoraco on the 15-day disabled list with a left hip impingement after he had not appeared behind the plate since April 12.
An April MRI showed no structural damage in his hip, and the Reds hoped that time off from catching would help him avoid a stint on the DL. Full Story
|Mets 3B Wright has spinal stenosis|
New York Mets third baseman David Wright has been diagnosed with spinal stenosis and will be out at least another week.
The Mets do not believe Wright's condition is degenerative, although assistant general manager John Ricco said Saturday it has lasted longer... Full Story