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AL East News and Rumors
Derek Jeter swung off a tee and took ground balls in Tampa, Fla., but there is still no firm timetable for his return.Share Tweet
The Rays' Alex Cobb Is Having His Twitter Hacked During A Bad Startdeadspin.com Jun 10, 2013So it's a bad day when you give up six runs to the Red Sox in the first inning. It's a bad day, too, when your Twitter gets hacked. Both of those things are happening to Rays pitcher Alex Cobb right now! Don't click on this link.Read more...Share TweetMLB.com Jun 10, 2013Clay Buchholz felt improvement in his neck on Monday, two days after he had to leave his last start early, but the righty is still unsure if he will be able to take the ball Friday night against the Orioles for his next scheduled start.Share TweetThe Boston Red Sox's roster underwent a significant change Monday that went beyond third baseman Will Middlebrooks being activated from the disabled list.Share Tweet
A Japanese Team Was Interested In Alex Rodriguezdeadspin.com Jun 10, 2013There's nothing the Yankees can do about the five years and $114 million remaining on Alex Rodriguez's contract unless he retires, or unless they can find a Japanese GM who hasn't been paying attention to MLB for the last three seasons.Read more...Share Tweet
Yankees' Gardner garners AL weekly honorsMLB.com Jun 10, 2013Outfielder Brett Gardner, who has played in each of the Yankees' 63 games, earned American League Player of the Week honors for the offensive blitz he put on the Indians and Mariners last week. In seven contests, Gardner batted .520 (13-for-25) with a .…Share Tweet
Baltimore’s Alexi Casilla makes ridiculous tag on Desmond Jenningsyahoo.com Jun 10, 2013Your browser does not support iframes. The Baltimore Orioles and Tampa Bay Rays combined for so many runs Sunday, it might be easy to overlook at least one run that didn't score. Infielder Alexi Casilla of the Orioles made perhaps the nicest tag of the …Share Tweet
Early look at top five prospects for next year's MLB draftCNNSI.com Jun 10, 2013The top selection in this year's MLB draft was a college ace. That looks likely next year as well, unless it's this once-in-a-decade talent, as Joe Lemire found by talking to scouts.Share Tweet
Lucky fan at Boston’s Fenway Park catches two home runs in same gameyahoo.com Jun 10, 2013The guy in the light blue shirt goes where Mike Trout cannot reach. A fan wearing a Boston Red Sox cap caught two home-run balls hit to the center-field bleachers at Fenway Park on Sunday. Two! Catching one homer in a lifetime might be somebody's dream,…Share Tweet
Crazy Night In TampaJun 10Rick Sutcliffe, Aaron Boone and Dave O'Brien break down the Red Sox's win over the Rays, which took only 14 innings.
Rays Employee Shares Evan Longoria Walk-Off MemoryJun 10Tropicana Field Barternder Mark Lofgren talks about Longoria's unforgettable homer to send the Rays to the playoffs in game 162 of the 2011 season.
The GM's Office: Future AstrosJun 10Jim Bowden takes a look at how the Astros' management is striving to build the organization into a contender.
Orioles Hold Off AngelsJun 10Adam Jones homered and drove in three runs in the Orioles' 4-3 win over the Angels.