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AL West News and Rumors
CLEVELAND (AP) Oakland Athletics outfielder Josh Reddick is expected to be sidelined for a few days with a sore right wrist.Share TweetPITTSBURGH (AP) The Pittsburgh Pirates have placed struggling right-handed pitcher James McDonald on the 15-day disabled list with stiffness in his right shoulder and recalled infielder Josh Harrison from Triple-A Indianapolis.Share Tweet
Once again, expensive free agents are failing to meet expectationsAs another expensive crop of free-agents fails to meet expectations with their new teams, it's clear free-agency is more like a used-car lot than ever before, writes Tom Verducci.Share Tweet
Angels fans get chance to earn trivia 'Bucks'MLB.com May 7, 2013MLB.com's 'Bucks on the Pond' stopped by Angel Stadium recently to give fans a chance to show off their knowledge and earn some money.Share Tweet
Feldman's scoreless start leads Cubs past RangersMLB.com May 7, 2013Starlin Castro and Anthony Rizzo both hit two-run singles in the fourth and Rizzo added a two-run home run in the eighth to back Scott Feldman, who helped himself with an RBI single, to give the Cubs a 9-2 victory over the Rangers.Share Tweet
Indians Blank A'sMay 7Zach McAllister tossed 7 2/3 scoreless innings to lead the Indians to a 1-0 win over the Athletics.
SweetSpot TV: Leadoff HittersMay 7Eric Karabell and David Schoenfield break down the best and worst leadoff hitters this season.
Brewers Use Long Ball To Top RangersMay 7Brewers put up a five-spot in the first inning en route to a 6-3 win over the Rangers.