POSTS FROM SPORTS UNBIASED AND OUTSIDE PITCH SPORTS NETWORK KEEPING YOU UP TO DATE ON WHAT HAPPENED TODAY AROUND THE LEAGUE!!
NEW: Baseball Informer Digital Magazine – BBST**
Links to News Articles & the Day’s Highlights:
- Chris Sale to go on 15-day Disabled List – BBST**
- Yankees Activate Closer Robertson From DL – OPSN**
- Financial Details of Doolittle’s Contract with A’s Revealed – OPSN** (coming soon)
- Cuban OF Carbonell Declared a Free Agent – OPSN
- Yankees’ Starter Ivan Nova Has Torn UCL – SU**
- Bobby Abreu to join Mets – OPSN
- Is White Sox Pitcher Chris Sale Actually One of the Lucky Ones? – SU**
- Boston Red Sox Pay Tribute On Patriots Day Weekend – OPSN
- “The Mick” – Mickey Mantle – OPSN
- 2014: Life as a MLB Season Ticket Holder: When the team is away, the fans …? – SU**
- Best Second Baseman in Baseball: S.U. Best of MLB Debate Series Part 2 – SU**
- A’s Coco Crisp Makes Unbelievable Leaping Catch – OPSN**
- Twins Pull Off Incredible Double Play – OPSN
- El Oso Blanco’s Homer Lifts Braves Past Marlins in Extras – OPSN
- Red Sox Honor Marathon Bombing Victims – MLB.com
- Williams discusses benching Harper – OPSN**
Other MLB Highlights and Transactions:
- *Red Sox Sent 3B Will Middlebrooks to Pawtucket (IL) for a rehab assignment.
- *Cubs Sent RHP Jake Arrieta to Daytona (FSL) for a rehab assignment.
- *Indians Optioned RHP Blake Wood to Columbus (IL). Reinstated DH Jason Giambi from the 15-day DL.
- *Rockies Placed OF Michael Cuddyer on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 18. Recalled INF Charlie Culberson from Colorado Springs.
- *Tigers Placed RHP Luke Putkonen on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Saturday. Selected the contract of OF J.D. Martinez from Toledo (IL). Transferred OF Andy Dirks to the 60-day DL.
- *Astros Placed RHP Scott Feldman on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 18. Recalled RHP Collin McHugh from Oklahoma City (PCL).
- *Angels Optioned RHP Josh Wall from Salt Lake (PCL). Recalled LHP Nick Maronde from Salt Lake.
- *Dodgers Recalled RHP Jose Dominguez from Albuquerque (PCL). Optioned INF-OF Chone Figgins to Albuquerque.
- *Marlins Sent 2B Rafael Furcal to Jacksonville (SL) for a rehab assignment.
- *Brewers Optioned RHP Rob Wooten to Nashville (PCL). Recalled RHP Alfredo Figaro from Nashville.
- *Mets Selected the contract of Bobby Abreu from Las Vegas (PCL). Optioned OF Andrew Brown to Las Vegas.
- *Yankees Optioned RHP Bryan Mitchell to Trenton (EL).
- *Athletics Claimed INF Andy Parrino off waivers from Texas and optioned him to Sacramento (PCL).
- *Pirates Placed LHP Wandy Rodriguez on the 15-day DL. Recalled RHP Jared Hughes from Indianapolis (IL).
- *Cardinals Optioned RHP Jorge Rondon to Memphis (PCL). Recalled LHP Tyler Lyons from Memphis. Named Craig Unger general manager of Memphis and Ben Weiss senior advisor.
- *Rays Optioned LHP C.J. Riefenhauser to Durham (IL). Reinstated RHP Juan Carlos Oviedo from the 15-day DL.
*Information regarding player transactions are courtesy of ESPN.com