The Detroit Tigers have released opening day shortstop Alex Gonzalez and purchased the contract of infielder Danny Worth from Triple-A Toledo.
Derek Jeter, David Ortiz and Roy Halladay led the usual slew of Yankees, Red Sox and Phillies picked for the All-Star Game. Joining in this year, a Brew Crew.
Based on that final balloting update, it appears the American League starting lineup for the All-Star game will be loaded with Yankees and Red Sox.
Shortstops just aren't what they used to be, and neither is Derek Jeter.
In a swap of minor leaguers, the New York Yankees traded shortstop Alberto Gonzalez to the Washington Nationals for pitcher Jhonny Nunez on Thursday.
Jhonny Peralta and Grady Sizemore hit back-to-back homers and Casey Blake had two hits and three RBI during Cleveland's 10-run third inning as the Indians beat the Diamondbacks 13-6.
Cleveland 6, Tampa Bay 3