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Marlins' Tazawa placed on disabled list with rib injury

/ May 18, 2017

Marlins' Tazawa placed on disabled list with rib injury

Miami Marlins right-hander Junichi Tazawa has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with rib cartilage inflammation, team officials announced Wednesday. The 30-year-old setup man was tagged with his first loss of the season after giving up a go-ahead grand slam in Monday’s game ...

Darvish picks up 50th victory of major league career

/ May 17, 2017

Darvish picks up 50th victory of major league career

It took Yu Darvish a bit longer than expected to get his 50th career win. The Texas Rangers didn’t bank on taking this much time to reach .500, either. Darvish reached his milestone with nine strikeouts in seven innings, and the Rangers beat the ...

Iwakuma eyeing July return

/ May 16, 2017

Iwakuma eyeing July return

Seattle Mariners right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma, who was placed on the disabled list last week due to right shoulder inflammation, said Monday he expects to return to the mound before the All-Star break. The 36-year-old told reporters in Seattle that he had been experiencing pain ...

Iwakuma to miss at least four weeks with injury

/ May 14, 2017

Iwakuma to miss at least four weeks with injury

Seattle’s Hisashi Iwakuma will be out four to six weeks with right shoulder inflammation, the Mariners said Saturday. Iwakuma landed on the disabled list on Wednesday, having been bothered by the shoulder his last few starts. The 36-year-old right-hander underwent tests by team physician ...

/ May 13, 2017

Rangers manager impressed by Otani

Texas Rangers manager Jeff Banister showered praise on Shohei Otani after watching the Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters ace featured in an American news program. Otani, who is working his way back from a torn left hamstring, was featured on “60 Minutes” this spring. “The ...

/ May 12, 2017

Maeda lands on DL for first time in majors

Second-year right-hander Kenta Maeda was placed on the 10-day disabled list because of tightness in his left hamstring, the Los Angeles Dodgers said Thursday. Maeda, who in his longest start in the majors a day earlier came within two outs of a complete game ...

/ May 11, 2017

Mariners' Iwakuma placed on 10-day DL due to sore shoulder

Seattle Mariners right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma has been placed on the 10-day disabled list due to inflammation in his right shoulder, the American League club said Wednesday. The move came after Iwakuma’s next start had already been pushed back two days to Thursday due to ...

Surging Mets too much for slumping Giants

/ May 10, 2017

Surging Mets too much for slumping Giants

No doubt about it, the New York Mets lead the majors in drama this season. In the middle of it all, they’re winning again. Zack Wheeler pitched two-hit ball against the team that traded him, Michael Conforto homered and New York scored four times ...