TOP NEWS : Look up in the sky, it's a bird, it's plane, no it's Matt Wieters. Andy MacPhail announced that Wieters will be called up for action on Friday.
American League News
Zack Greinke did it again; another complete game win for Greinke who improved to 8-1.
David Ortiz was dropped to the sixth spot in the order for the Red Sox and went 1-for-3 Tuesday night.
The Mariners placed Kenji Johjima on the 15-day DL with a broken toe.
Denard Span, out with the flu, was back in the lineup and playing center field Tuesday night.
Pat Burrell, recovering from a stiff neck, will not return until this weekend.
The Rays placed infielder Jason Bartlett on the 15-day DL.
Grady Sizemore could be heading to the DL with a bum elbow. Sizemore said yesterday, "I'm going to take some days off from throwing and then re-evaluate it. It's tough, because no one wants to be out for a long period of time. We're trying to get by without doing that.".
Travis Hafner, recovering from a shoulder injury, is expected to return to the Indians’ lineup after this weekend's series.
Coco Crisp had to leave Tuesday's game after four innings with a sore right shoulder.
Bobby Abreu finally hit his first homer of the season.
Melky Cabrera, suffering from strained right shoulder, had X-rays Tuesday which came back negative. Cabrera is listed as day-to-day for now.
Justin Morneau went 2-for-3 with a three-run homer and now has 14 homers and 44 RBI on the season.
Carlos Pena hit his 16th homer of the season, tops in the American League.
Nothing can slow Brian Roberts down. After leaving Monday's game with a bruised left shin, and questionable for Tuesday's game, Roberts was in the lineup Tuesday night and went 3-for-4 with two RBI and a run scored.
Jayson Nix hit his third and fourth homers of the season.
Ichiro extended his hitting streak to 20 games.
Mark Teixeira hit his 14th homer of the season. Teixeira has hit 11 homers and driven in 27 RBI in May.
Joba Chamberlain was pulled after allowing three runs and control problems over four innings.
Chris Davis hit his 11th and 12th homers of the season...
National League News :
J.J. Hardy, suffering from back problems, was out of the lineup for a fourth consecutive game..
Ryan Braun had to leave Tuesday's game in the fifth inning after being hit by a pitch in his right wrist. X-rays were negative and he is listed as day-to-day.
Pablo Sandoval, trying to recover from a bum elbow, is expected to return to the lineup Friday.
Hanley Ramirez had to leave Tuesday's game in the third inning with a tight right groin.
Joe Blanton fanned a career-high 11 in seven shutout innings to improve to 3-3.
Brad Lidge collected his ninth save of the season Tuesday night.
Livan Hernandez pitched a complete game winner Tuesday night against the Nationals.
Yunel Escobar, suffering from a strained hip flexor, had to sit out his fourth straight game Tuesday.
Juan Pierre had three hits, including a triple, two runs scored and two RBI.
Tim Lincecum struck out eight and walked two for his fourth win of the season.
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