Rockies All-Star Trevor Story, who missed a week with inflammation in his right elbow, was back in the lineup Monday as Colorado opened a four-game series against Philadelphia.
Mariners right-hander Felix Hernandez was sworn in as a U.S. citizen Monday afternoon at a ceremony in Seattle after passing his citizenship interview.
Corey Kluber has piled up accolades during his eight seasons in the majors.
Minutes after the St. Louis Cardinals coughed up a lead and lost on July 14 to the Cincinnati Reds to drop to 47-46, manager Mike Matheny said they had a good run in them.
The Oakland Athletics will travel to Seattle with a little extra luggage.
When Cole Hamels joined the Chicago Cubs earlier this season, the veteran starter didn't expect he would take on such a vital role.