3:49 AM EDT, Fri August 01, 2014
Fantasy Sports News Updates
Albert Pujols broke a 0-0 tie in the 13th inning with an RBI single, finishing 2-for-6 overall in Thursday's win over the Orioles.
Denard Span knocked in a pair of runs with a single, one of his two hits in four at-bats, as the Nationals were defeated by the Phillies 10-4 on Thursday.
Grady Sizemore went 3-for-5 with a two-run double and an RBI single in Thursday's win over the Nationals.
Jimmy Rollins had a three-hit night at the plate along with an RBI and a pair of stolen bases in five trips to the plate in Thursday's win against the Nationals.
Gio Gonzalez didn't make it out of the fourth inning, allowing five runs in 3 2/3 innings, as he took his seventh loss of the season on Thursday against the Phillies.
Ben Revere finished with four hits and a stolen base in six at-bats as the Phillies handily defeated the Nationals on Thursday.
Greg Holland ran his save total up to 29 after working a perfect ninth inning as the Royals defeated the Twins 6-3 on Thursday.
Andrelton Simmons aggravated a nagging right shoulder injury during Wednesday's game.
David Buchanan is expected to be recalled next week to take Cliff Lee's (elbow) spot in the Phillies' rotation.
Danny Santana led off Thursday's game with a home run and later walked, but the Twins fell to the Royals on Thursday.
Phillies recalled LHP Cesar Jimenez from Triple-A Lehigh Valley.
Kevin Correia turned in a quality outing against the Royals, allowing two runs (one earned) in six innings, but went home with a no-decision as the Twins lost on Thursday.
Phillies placed LHP Cliff Lee on the 15-day disabled list with a left flexor pronator strain.