MLB News, Videos, Fantasy, Injury Updates and More: April 24, 2014


POSTS FROM SPORTS UNBIASED AND OUTSIDE PITCH SPORTS NETWORK KEEPING YOU UP TO DATE ON WHAT HAPPENED TODAY AROUND THE LEAGUE!!

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Links to News Articles & the Day’s Highlights: 

Daily Scores:
  • Athletics 10 @ Astros 1
  • Reds 2 @ Pirates 1
  • Royals 1 @ Indians 5
  • Cardinals 1 @ Mets 4
  • White Sox 4 @ Tigers 7
  • Diamondbacks 5 @ Cubs 2
  • Twins 9 @ Rays 7
  • Padres 4 @ Nationals 7 in 12
  • Orioles 11 @ Blue Jays 4
  • Phillies 7 @ Dodgers 3
  • Yankees 14 @ Red Sox 5

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Other MLB Highlights and Transactions:

  • *Diamondbacks Placed OF Mark Trumbo on the 15-day DL. Recalled OF Roger Kieschnick from Reno (PCL).
  • *Braves Sent RHP Gavin Floyd to Gwinnett (IL) for a rehab assignment.
  • *Red Sox Optioned RHP Alex Wilson to Pawtucket (IL). Reinstated OF Shane Victorino from the 15-day DL.
  • *Cubs Placed OF Justin Ruggiano on the 15-day DL. Optioned RHP Blake Parker to Iowa (PCL). Recalled LHP Zac Rosscup and RHP Neil Ramirez from Iowa.
  • *White Sox Reinstated 2B Gordon Beckham from the 15-day DL.
  • *Brewers Optioned RHP Alfredo Figaro to Nashville (PCL). Reinstated RHP Brandon Kintzler from the 15-day DL.
  • *Twins Reassigned RHP Matt Guerrier from New Britain (EL) to Rochester (IL). Claimed OF Kenny Wilson off waivers from Toronto and optioned him to New Britain (EL).
  • *Yankees Optioned INF Dean Anna and RHP Preston Claiborne to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL). Transferred RHP Ivan Nova to the 60-day DL. Agreed to terms with RHP Bruce Billings on a one-year contract. Recalled RHP Shane Greene from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
  • *Pirates Optioned RHP Jared Hughes to Indianapolis (IL). Recalled RHP Brandon Cumpton from Indianapolis.
  • *Giants Assigned 2B Nick Noonan to San Jose (Cal).
  • *Mariners Optioned INF Nick Franklin to Tacoma (PCL) and RHP Erasmo Ramirez to High Desert (Cal). Selected the contract of OF Cole Gillespie from Tacoma.
  • *Rangers Named Darren Oliver special assistant to the general manager.

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*Information regarding player transactions are courtesy of ESPN.com