Mets sign Bautista, recently cut Braves, doubles…

The New York Mets have signed free agent Jose Bautista, getting the former home run champion two days after he was cut by the Atlanta Braves. The 37-year-old Bautista went right into the starting lineup against Miami, hitting a double in his first at-bat.

Chacin, bullpen pitch Brewers past slumping Diamondbacks 1-0

Jhoulys Chacin and three relievers combined on a three-hitter as the Milwaukee Brewers slipped past the slumping Arizona Diamondbacks 1-0

Morales, Happ lead Blue Jays over Angels 5-3, stop skid at 4

Kendrys Morales hit a two-run home run, J.A. Happ won his second straight start and the Toronto Blue Jays burst to a five-run first-inning lead in a 5-3 win over the Los Angeles Angels 5-3 on that stopped a four-game losing streak

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Rockies edge Dodgers 2-1, move into 1st place in…

Pinch-hitter Carlos Gonzalez drove in the go-ahead run with an infield single in the eighth inning and the Colorado Rockies edged the Los Angeles Dodgers 2-1

LEADING OFF: Soto swings away, Harvey's home…

LEADING OFF: Soto swings away, Harvey's home debut with Reds

At age 53, Palmeiro hits 1st home run in return…

Rafael Palmeiro still has power, even at 53

LEADING OFF: Big Sexy vs Bronx Bombers; Harper in…

LEADING OFF: Big Sexy vs Bronx Bombers; Diamondbacks snake bit lately; Harper in walk year; I-70 series

Mengden's leads A's over Blue Jays 9-2 for rare 4-game sweep

Daniel Mengden allowed two hits over seven shutout innings to win his second straight start and lead the Oakland Athletics over the Toronto Blue Jays 9-2 to complete a four-game sweep

Ohtani pitches Angels to skid-snapping win over…

The Los Angeles Angels have snapped their five-game losing streak with a 5-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays

Braves release slumping Bautista, Camargo to play…

The Atlanta Braves have released Jose Bautista and made Johan Camargo their starting third baseman

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Flaherty fans 13 for 1st MLB win as Cards beat Phillies 5-1

Jack Flaherty struck out a career-high 13 to earn his first major league win and Tyler O'Neill homered as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-1

LEADING OFF: Ohtani takes mound, Romo starts…

LEADING OFF: Angels rookie Shohei Ohtani starts vs Rays - who'll start reliever Sergio Romo for second straight game

Nationals' Kendrick tears Achilles, will miss…

Veteran Washington Nationals infielder-outfielder Howie Kendrick tore his right Achilles tendon in the opener of a doubleheader against the Los Angeles Dodgers and will miss the rest of the season

Betts, Benintendi power Red Sox past Orioles 6-3

Mookie Betts and Andrew Benintendi hit consecutive homers, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-3 on Saturday night

Phil Hughes DFA

Phil Hughes was designated for assignment from the Minnesota Twins on Monday

Parkland downs Heartland for Region 24 baseball title

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Police say man beat dog because it ate his Whopper

Prosecutors say a man beat his dog with a baseball bat because the animal ate his Burger King sandwich