HOUSTON (AP) -- The Houston Astros have signed right-handed pitcher Mark Appel of Stanford, the No. 1 overall draft pick in the draft earlier this month.
ATLANTA (AP) -- After a long day at Turner Field, the future suddenly looks a lot brighter for the New York Mets.
NEW YORK (AP) -- They come back for a bit, then they're gone again. So it goes for the New York Yankees and many of their ailing stars this season.
BOSTON (AP) -- The Boston Red Sox have put pitcher Clay Buchholz on the 15-day disabled list because of a strained neck.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Facing Yu Darvish has been no problem for the Oakland Athletics. They have beaten the Texas Rangers' Japanese ace four times, more than any other team.
DETROIT (AP) -- After homering off Justin Verlander for the third time this month, Baltimore's J.J. Hardy was at a loss for words.
BOSTON (AP) -- The Boston Red Sox had just enough energy left to celebrate Jonny Gomes' big swing.