Rockies shortstop Trevor Story said Tuesday he woke up "a little less sore" after injuring his elbow Monday night. He is shut down for now and awaiting the results of an MRI.
Cubs closer Brandon Morrow, sidelined since mid-July by what the team had called biceps inflammation, won't pitch again this season due to a bone bruise, Theo Epstein, the team's president of baseball operations, said Tuesday.
The Texas Rangers and Nashville Sounds announced a four-year contract for the Sounds to become Texas' Triple-A affiliate. The Round Rock Express in suburban Austin, Texas, had been the team's top affiliate the past eight years.
Yankees manager Aaron Boone says LHP Justus Sheffield could give the team "a couple of innings (out of the bullpen) if we needed it."
Rick Sutcliffe dissects the Yankees' recent struggles and who needs to step to make a run in the postseason.
Jose Abreu, who has 22 home runs and 78 RBIs this season, will miss the White Sox's series against the Indians due to an infection in his right thigh.