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Woo's MRI clear; M's say return likely next week
Mariners right-hander Bryan Woo, who was scratched ahead of his scheduled start Tuesday, is expected to be reinserted into the rotation sometime next week.[read more]

Mets' Díaz returning to closer role once off IL
Edwin Díaz will go right back into the closer role with the Mets when he returns from the injured list Thursday.[read more]

Royals OF Renfroe's toe not broken, MRI reveals
After initially announcing that Hunter Renfroe had fractured his left big toe, the Royals reversed the announcement Wednesday and said he is expected to miss two to three weeks, not six to eight weeks.[read more]

Braves GM acknowledges 'we're not playing well'
Atlanta general manager Alex Anthopoulos held a media session before Wednesday's game -- which sort of says it all about how the team has been playing.[read more]

Seager blasts 3-run HR in first game back in L.A.
Corey Seager gave the Rangers a 3-2 victory in his first regular-season game at Dodger Stadium since he left as a free agent in 2021.[read more]

Dodgers acquire Biggio in trade with Blue Jays
The Dodgers acquired super-utility man Cavan Biggio in a trade with Toronto, adding the veteran after the Blue Jays designated him for assignment last week.[read more]

Corbin Carroll's disappointing 2024 stats
Tristan H. Cockcroft looks at what to make of Corbin Carroll and others who are off to disappointing starts to the season.[read more]

Betting buzz: Florida bettor wins big on 15-leg MLB long shot parlay
One Florida bettor turned $32 into $245,275.64 by correctly picking every game on Tuesday's MLB slate.[read more]

Mets' High-A affiliate to give away George Costanza bobblehead on 'Seinfeld Night'
The promotion is part of the Brooklyn Cyclones' "Seinfeld Night 2024: The Summer of George" on Aug. 10 and refers to two episodes of the sitcom.[read more]

Introducing ... the chitter: How Padres' Estrada invented a new pitch and made history
After years of frustration and a near-death experience, the breakout reliever used his new signature offering to record 13 straight strikeouts.[read more]