In ESPN The Magazine's Analytics Issue, Sam Miller writes that the Los Angeles Angels have an audacious plan to turn around the most barren system in baseball. Step one: Try anything.
San Diego's Andrew Cashner won and Cleveland's Vinnie Pestano lost as pitchers split decisions Saturday in baseball's first salary arbitration cases in two years.
Brandon McCarthy is back where he was a year ago -- on the disabled list with a troublesome right shoulder.
The Baltimore Orioles have obtained outfielder Jai Miller from the Oakland Athletics, who parted with the part-time player for cash considerations.