This link has a blurb about the As versus Nevada and a preview of the Texas Rangers/Los Angeles Angels series. Shohei Ohtani and Mike Trout are getting a bunch of votes for the All Star Game. The Angels signed a minor league deal with Daniel Murphy. Gerardo Reyes was sent back down to the minors after being called up for a whole day.
Akil Baddoo just went on the injured list with a right quad strain. Yankees broadcaster John Sterling got brained by a Justin Turner foul ball and continued broadcasting the game. Turner later gave him a signed ball.
The Pirates just outrighted Chase De Jong. He was good last year but now he’s not. The Rays are about to hire Erasmo Ramirez to a minor league deal while the Mets just signed Luke Voit to a minor league deal.
Wake Forest advanced to the Men’s College World Series for the first time since 1955.
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