4:03 PM EDT, Wed July 29, 2015

Robinson Cano day-to-day with an abdomen strain

Robinson Cano wasn't in the Mariners' lineup on Wednesday after suffering an abdomen strain on Monday.
Seattle Post-Intelligencer 54 mins ago

Seattle Mariners notes: Robinson Cano out as M’s try to avoid sweep

Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano will miss Wednesday series finale against the Arizona Diamondbacks as the M’s try to avoid the sweep. The 32-year-old is out with an abdomen strain he suffered during a play on the field on Monday, manager Lloyd McClendon said before Wednesday’s...
Plain Dealer 6 hours ago
Cleveland Indians recall outfielder Tyler Holt to take the place of David Murphy

Cleveland Indians recall outfielder Tyler Holt to take the place of David Murphy

Tyler Holt has taken the place of David Murphy, the veteran outfielder the Indians traded to the Angels on Tuesday.
Plain Dealer 9 hours ago

Cleveland Indians trade outfielder David Murphy to Los Angeles Angels

The club has reportedly dealt veteran outfielder David Murphy to the Angels. The Indians will receive Double-A shortstop Eric Stamets in return.

Dispatcher tells 911 caller, ‘deal with it yourself’

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico dispatcher has resigned after telling a panicked 911 caller who was trying to save the life of a shooting victim to “deal with it yourself.” Matthew Sanchez was reassigned after officials became aware of the call, fire officials said on Monday. But a statement Tuesday evening from the […]
Athletics Nation 7 hours ago
The Daily Bernie, 7/29/15: Oakland A's say goodbye to Ben Zobrist

The Daily Bernie, 7/29/15: Oakland A's say goodbye to Ben Zobrist

The final of three marquee Athletics free-agents-to-be has left Oakland, as super-utility man Ben Zobrist was sent to Kansas City, and the Nationals picked up closer Jonathan Papelbon from the Phillies, among other news. Welcome back to The Daily Bernie! It's the best dance in the game, so let's get rolling once more! The A's biggest trade chip has finally been dealt. Infielder/outfielder Ben Zobrist was sent to the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday morning in exchange for Double-A lefty Sean Manaea and Triple-A righty Aaron Brooks. The great Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports was the first to...
Halos Heaven 9 hours ago
HumpLinks: Angels make serious left turn

HumpLinks: Angels make serious left turn

The Front Office grabs two left-handed outfielders while their lefty on the mound gets torched. Meanwhile, the rest of the team left their brains back in Anaheim. It feels like somebody took my favorite team in for a car wash. It's pretty much the same team, just with the dirt and grime hosed away and all the gum wrappers vacuumed up. Now it looks all shiny and peppy and polished, ready to get back on the road unapologetically. If only one of my rear view mirrors didn't wish so badly to be bolted to an Audi. In the end, the Victorino + Murphy + DeJesus additions upgrade our outfield...

Texas Rangers: Unsafe with any lead

With their 21-5 loss to the New York Yankees on Tuesday night, the Texas Rangers put themselves in a mind-boggling position. They have a losing record when leading by five runs at any point in a game. In this case, …
Watch: Blue Angels fly over Safeco Field before Mariners game

Watch: Blue Angels fly over Safeco Field before Mariners game

The Blue Angels are in town for Seafair Weekend, which officially starts on Friday. But they made an appearance in the skies above Seattle Wednesday, when they flew over Safeco Field ahead of the Mariners’ series finale versus the Arizona Diamondbacks. Check out the Blue Angels’ brief appearance in the video below: Visit seattlepi.com for more Seattle […]
Houston Chronicle 5 hours ago

Chris Carter moving up Astros’ all-time homer list

In his third season in Houston, Astros slugger Chris Carter is now eighth all-time in franchise history in home runs at Minute Maid Park. Carter deposited a 421-foot, two-run home run into the Astros bullpen in the second inning Tuesday night to help spark the Astros’ comeback in the 10-5 victory over the Angels. That […]

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`Funky' former Texas Ranger back in majors

The Chicago Cubs have brought Ben Rowen, the former Texas Ranger right-hander with the submarine delivery, back to the majors. Rowen made eight relief appearances with the Rangers last season but was released in December. He went to spring training …
Houston Chronicle 3 hours ago

Movers and shakers: 2015 MLB trade tracker

The Astros got the trade season started on July 23 by swapping a pair of prospects for A’s starter Scott Kazmir. Houston thinks Kazmir will help its late-season playoff push tremendously. Check out other moves teams have made as the trade deadline approaches (July 31).

Will the Internet listen to your private conversations?

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Like a lot of teenagers, Aanya Nigam reflexively shares her whereabouts, activities and thoughts on Twitter, Instagram and other social networks without a qualm. But Aanya’s care-free attitude dissolved into paranoia a few months ago shortly after her mother bought Amazon’s Echo, a digital assistant that can be set up in […]

Girl, 8, drowns while camping at Lake Cle Elum; body found

The Kittitas County sheriff's office says divers have recovered the body of an 8-year-old Yakima girl who drowned in Lake Cle Elum.

Want a personalized college tour? Students start new peer-to-peer service

Campus Sherpa is a network that matches current college students with prospective ones for independent tours.

Texas Rangers minor-league report

Worth noting from the Texas Rangers’ minor-league system on Tuesday: TRIPLE-A ROUND ROCK (58-44) left 10 runners on base in a 2-0 loss to Omaha (Kansas City.) 3B Joey Gallo was hitless in three at-bats and is hitting .188 with …
Los Angeles Times 14 hours ago

Wilson knows he didn't get the job done

C.J. Wilson was the first to admit he threw a stinker of a game Tuesday night, giving up six earned runs and six hits, including two home runs, walking three and hitting two batters in four innings of a 10-5 loss to the Houston Astros in Minute Main Park.

AL West Player News

  • 13 David Murphy

    David Murphy

    Cleveland Indians recall outfielder Tyler Holt to take the place of David Murphy

  • 7 David DeJesus

    David DeJesus

    Angels add much-needed left-handed bats in David Murphy, David DeJesus

  • 6 Mike Trout

    Mike Trout

    Miller: When Trout misses a game, Angels fans have reason to be nervous

  • 2 Scott Kazmir

    Scott Kazmir

    Scott Kazmir, family still letting Houston homecoming settle in

  • 2 Robinson Cano

    Robinson Cano

    Robinson Cano day-to-day with an abdomen strain

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