Happy Jackie Robinson Day!!
Links to News Articles & the Day’s Highlights:
- Athletics 10 @ Angels 9 in 11
- Pirates 8 @ Reds 7, Pirates 5 @ Reds 7
- Rays @ Orioles – PPD
- Braves @ Phillies – PPD
- Mariners 0 @ Rangers 5
- Nationals 2 @ Marlins 11
- Cardinals 6 @ Brewers 1
- Mets 9 @ Diamondbacks 0
- Rockies 3 @ Padres 2
- Cubs @ Yankees – PPD
- Indians @ Tigers – PPD
- Blue Jays 9 @ Twins 3
- Royals 4 @ Astros 2
- Dodgers 2 @ Giants 3 in 12
- Red Sox 1 @ White Sox 2
Other MLB Highlights and Transactions:
- *Blue Jays Placed 2B Maicer Izturis on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Monday. Reinstated LHP J.A. Happ from the 15-day DL. Assigned RHP Jeremy Jeffress outright to Buffalo (IL). Selected the contract of INF Munenori Kawasaki from Buffalo. Designated RHP Marcus Walden for assignment.
- *Cardinals Reinstated INF Mark Ellis from the 15-day DL. Optioned INF Pete Kozma to Memphis (PCL).
- *Mariners Optioned LHP Lucas Luetge to Tacoma (PCL). Recalled RHP Blake Beavan from Tacoma.
- *Rangers Optioned RHP Luis Garcia to Lehigh Valley (IL). Reinstated RHP Mike Adams from the 15-day DL.
- *Yankees Placed C Francisco Cervelli on the 60-day DL, retroactive to Sunday. Recalled C John Ryan Murphy from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL). Selected the contract of INF Scott Sizemore from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
- *Mets Placed OF Juan Lagares on the 15-day DL. Recalled OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis from Las Vegas (PCL).
- *Marlins Sent 2B Rafael Furcal to Jupiter (FSL) for a rehab assignment.
- *Dodgers Activated RHP Brian Wilson from the 15-day DL. Optioned LHP Paco Rodriguez to Albuquerque (PCL).
- *Angels Voided the optional assignment of RHP Dane De La Rosa to Salt Lake (PCL) and placed him on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 13.
- *Rockies Placed LHP Brett Anderson on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Sunday. Recalled OF Corey Dickerson from Colorado Springs (PCL).
- *Indians Optioned OF Nyjer Morgan to Columbus (IL). Reinstated OF Michael Bourn from the 15-day DL.
- *White Sox Agreed to terms with RHP Frank Francisco on a minor league contract.
- *Cubs Named Darnell McDonald baseball operations assistant.
*Information regarding player transactions are courtesy of ESPN.com
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