Jun 29

Slumping Dodgers center fielder Matt Kemp has been benched for a third straight game, and he approached manager Joe Torre to discuss it.


Jun 29

Denard Span tied a modern-era record with three triples and also had five RBIs to get Minnesota back into first place in the AL Central with an 11-4 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday night.

Jun 29

Dan Uggla drove in the winning run in the ninth as the Marlins escaped the Mets on Tuesday.

Jun 29

Athletics left-hander Dallas Braden was scratched from his start Tuesday night because of elbow stiffness.

Jun 29

The House passed a resolution honoring the Chicago Blackhawks.

Jun 29

The Florida Marlins have decided to keep interim manager Edwin Rodriguez for the rest of this season.

Jun 29

Minnesota Twins center fielder Denard Span has tied a modern era record with three triples against the Detroit Tigers.

Jun 29

The Philadelphia Phillies placed second baseman Chase Utley and third baseman Placido Polanco on the disabled list Tuesday.

Jun 29

Center fielder B.J. Upton was not in the starting lineup against Boston on Tuesday night, and Rays manager Joe Maddon said it was not because of Upton’s confrontation with teammate Evan Longoria in the dugout Sunday.

Jun 29

Cardinals rookie third baseman David Freese has been placed on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to Monday, because of a bone bruise to his right ankle.