Nova Throws Batting Practice In TampaNew York Yankees starter Ivan Nova has thrown his first batting practice session since elbow ligament- replacement surgery last April.
Hamels Opens For Phillies Monday -- Could Be With Red Sox by SeptemberCole Hamels will still be wearing red pinstripes and pitching for the Philadelphia Phillies on opening day. By October, he could be pitching at Fenway Park.
Gee Back In Mets' Starting RotationDillon Gee is rejoining the New York Mets' starting rotation after Zack Wheeler's elbow injury, which likely will require season-ending surgery.
Tanaka Sharp In Game Simulation New York Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka threw 23 of 29 pitches for strikes Saturday in a simulated game broken down into two innings.
Red Sox Call Up Ranaudo; Expected To Start Wed.The Boston Red Sox recalled right-hander Anthony Ranaudo from Triple-A Pawtucket on Tuesday.
Red Sox Hire Farrell As New Manager, Send Aviles To Blue JaysThe Boston Red Sox hired John Farrell to be their new manager on Sunday, obtaining their former pitching coach from the Blue Jays in a trade for infielder Mike Aviles.