American Baseball News for 27 Sep 2023
Yankees manager Aaron Boone reiterated Tuesday that slugger Aaron Judge is not expected to require offseason surgery on his ailing toe.
The Cubs were quick to defend Seiya Suzuki after his critical eighth-inning error and turned their attention to the final five games of the season with an NL wild-card spot on the line.
Atlanta's Kevin Pillar hammered a 3-1 pitch off Chicago Cubs starter Justin Steele into the left-field stands in the sixth inning on Tuesday for the Braves' 300th home run this season, as the club... chases the record of 307, set by the 2019 Minnesota Twins.
The Toronto Blue Jays, whose recent hot streak has them holding the second American League wild-card position entering Tuesday's games, activated first baseman/designated hitter Brandon Belt from the... 10-day injured list among several roster moves.
Luis Robert Jr. is expected to recover from his MCL sprain in two to four weeks, according to the White Sox.
Phillies first baseman Rhys Hoskins remained a long shot to make the postseason roster as he recovers from a torn ACL in his left knee.
As the final week of the season winds down, the Oakland Athletics activated outfielder JJ Bleday, 25, from the 10-day injured list on Tuesday and optioned shortstop Kevin Smith to Triple-A Las Vegas.