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Scherzer's thumb 'a little sore' following debut
Texas Rangers right-hander and three-time Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer indicated he felt a little thumb soreness a day after throwing five scoreless innings in his season debut.[read more]

M's starter Woo leaves with hamstring tightness
Seattle Mariners starter Bryan Woo left in the fourth inning of Monday night's game at Tampa Bay with right hamstring tightness.[read more]

Phils turn rare 1-3-5 triple play, 1st since 1929
The Phillies turned a rare triple play to snuff out a possible Tigers rally in the third inning Monday night.[read more]

Kershaw shut down for week due to shoulder 'blip'
Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw will be shut down from throwing for a week after experiencing lingering soreness in his surgically repaired left shoulder.[read more]

Giants hold tribute for franchise legend Mays
The Giants held a pregame ceremony Monday commemorating the life of franchise legend Willie Mays.[read more]

Padres' Tatis (thigh) to IL: 'Going to be some time'
Padres star Fernando Tatis Jr. said he might not return from a stress reaction in his right thigh bone until after the All-Star Game. Tatis was placed on the 10-day IL on Monday after dealing with the injury for essentially the whole season.[read more]

MLB suspends Mets closer Díaz for 10 games
Mets closer Edwin Díaz has been suspended 10 games and fined an undisclosed amount after violating prohibitions on foreign substances, Major League Baseball announced Monday.[read more]

MLB Power Rankings: NL shaken up as 2 teams surge up list
As one slow-starting team rides a win streak another early-season contender continues to fall, creating a packed National League wild-card race.[read more]