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Links to News Articles & the Day’s Highlights:
- The Look of the Tigers Bullpen with the Addition of Hanrahan – OPSN
- Tigers Sign Joel Hanrahan – OPSN
- Reds’ Chapman Pitches for the First Time since being Struck by Line Drive – OPSN**
- Manny Machado Makes Long Awaited Return to Baltimore – SU**
- How can Yankees’ Fans Justify their Reception of Cano? – SU**
- Chicago Rookie Abreu Sets Multitude of Records in First Month – SU**
- DBack’s Prospect Archie Bradley to the DL– SU
- Curtis Granderson Must Rely on Experience to Turn This Page – OPSN
- Best Third Baseman in Baseball: SU Best of MLB Debate Continues, Part 3 – SU**
- Game of Baseball in Good Hands Both on and off the Field – OPSN
- Who is the AL ROY Right Now? Tanaka or Abreu? – OPSN
- Top Ten Baseball Movies According to SU Senior Editor Adam Solowei – SU
- Abreu Hits League Leading 11th Home Run – OPSN**
- Twins OF Sam Fuld Robs Manny Machado of Extra Bases – OPSN**
- Reds’ Hamilton Makes Diving Catch, Injures Hand – OPSN**
- Jansen Secures Dodgers’ 10,000th Win – MLB.com
Other MLB Highlights and Transactions:
- *Diamondbacks Recalled OF Alfredo Marte from Reno (PCL). Optioned OF Tony Campana to Reno.
- *Braves Agreed to terms with 3B Chris Johnson on a three-year contract from 2015-17.
- *Orioles Optioned RHP Evan Meek to Norfolk (IL). Recalled RHP Brad Brach from Norfolk.
- *Indians Placed 2B Jason Kipnis on the 15-day DL. Recalled INF Jose Ramirez from Columbus (IL).
- *Rockies Placed INF Josh Rutledge on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 28. Recalled INF Ryan Wheeler from Colorado Springs (PCL).
- *Tigers Agreed to terms with RHP Joel Hanrahan on a one-year contract and placed him on the 15-day DL. Sent RHP Mike Belfiore outright to Toledo (IL).
- *Astros Agreed to terms with LHP Tony Sipp on a one-year contract. Optioned RHP Paul Clemens to Oklahoma City (PCL). Transferred RHP Jesse Crain to the 60-day DL.
- *Royals Placed LHP Bruce Chen on the 15-day DL. Recalled RHP Aaron Brooks from Omaha (PCL)
- *Angels Recalled INF Grant Green from Salt Lake (PCL).
- *Dodgers Recalled INF-OF Chone Figgins and RHP Jose Dominguez from Albuquerque (PCL). Placed LHP Hyun-Jin Ryu on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 28. Assigned LHP Paco Rodriguez to Albuquerque. Optioned RHP Red Patterson to Albuquerque.
- *Brewers Placed RHP Jim Henderson on the 15-day DL. Recalled OF Caleb Gindl from Nashville (PCL).
- *Twins Placed OF Aaron Hicks on the 7-day DL. Recalled LHP Logan Darnell from Rochester (IL).
- *Padres Agreed to terms with RHP Odrisamer Despaigne on a minor league contract.
- *Blue Jays Recalled C Erik Kratz from Buffalo (IL). Optioned RHP Chad Jenkins to Buffalo.