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Dodgers' Brandon Beachy designated for assignment Thursday
by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(7:32 pm ET) Dodgers right-hander Brandon Beachy was designated for assignment on Thursday. The Dodgers made a handful of roster moves following the mega three-team deal that transpired earlier in the day. 

Beachy made two starts with the Dodgers after returning from Tommy John surgery. He went 0-1 with a 7.88 ERA before being optioned to Triple-A on July 21.


After trade, Dodgers designate Michael Morse for assignment
by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(7:29 pm ET) Michael Morse's tenure with the Dodgers lasted all of about three hours. Morse was designated for assignment by the Dodgers, who just acquired him from the Marlins earlier on Thursday.

Morse has been struggling all season, batting just .214 with four home runs and 12 RBI in 52 games with Miami. 

This move, along with a handful of others, was done to clear room on the roster for the rest of the players the Dodgers acquired Thursday afternoon.


Padres' Derek Norris crushes grand slam in win on Thursday
by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(7:23 pm ET) Derek Norris had a fantastic day at the plate for the Padres on Thursday. Norris, who was the starting first baseman on Thursday, went 5 for 5, including a seventh-inning grand slam.

Norris' slam cut the Mets' lead to 7-5, and the Padres would go on to win 8-7. It was the third grand slam of Norris' career, and his second this year. 

Norris, who now has 12 homers on the year, had been struggling at the plate coming into Thursday's game. Over his previous 10 games, he was batting just .111 (4 for 36) with no home runs and zero RBI.


Mets RF Curtis Granderson belts three-run home run in loss
by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(7:17 pm ET) Mets right fielder Curtis Granderson had nice day at the plate on Thursday, but the Mets lost the game 8-7 to the Padres. Granderson went 2 for 4 with a double and a three-run home run.

Granderson's fifth-inning blast gave the Mets a 4-1 advantage at the time, but the bullpen was unable to hold the lead. Granderson, who also made a couple of terrific defensive plays, is batting .300 with two dingers and five RBI over his last 10 games.


Mets RP Jeurys Familia coughs up two-run lead in loss Thursday
by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(7:14 pm ET) Mets closer Jeurys Familia blew his third of three save opportunities since the All-Star break in Thursday's 8-7 loss to the Padres. 

Familia (2-1) entered the ninth inning with the Mets leading by two runs. He was able to retire the first two batters in order, but then the rains came, causing a 45-minute delay. Familia returned to the mound after the rain stopped, with a 1-2 count on Derek Norris, who promptly singled.

Matt Kemp followed with another basehit before Justin Upton took Familia over the right-center field fence for a go-ahead, game-winning three-run home run. 

Familia has had a rough go of it lately, as he owns a 5.42 ERA over his last eight appearances. Mets manager Terry Collins did say Familia is still the team's closer for now, but his leash might be getting shorter due to the recent struggles.


Padres RP Craig Kimbrel closes out Mets for 30th save Thursday
by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(7:08 pm ET) Padres closer Craig Kimbrel worked a perfect ninth inning to pick up his 30th save of the season in Thursday's 8-7 win over the Mets. Kimbrel, who took the mound after a near three-hour rain delay, struck out a batter as he preserved the victory.

Kimbrel remains perfect in save chances this season, and his ERA has dwindled to 2.68--it was as high as 4.50 in early June.


Red Sox recall Jonathan Aro, option Tommy Layne
by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(7:07 pm ET) The Red Sox recalled pitcher Jonathan Aro from Triple-A Pawtucket, the team announced on Thursday. Aro was 0-1 with a 3.03 ERA and one save. 

To make room, the team optioned Tommy Layne to Pawtucket. Layne was 0-1, 3.51 with a save for Boston. 


Indians recall Lonnie Chisenhall
by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(7:04 pm ET) The Indians recalled third baseman Lonnie Chisenhall from Triple-A Columbus, the team announced on Thursday. 

Chisenhall hit .209 in a previous stint with the team this year. He joined the team for Thursday's game and is in the starting lineup at DH. 


Mets RP Jerry Blevins (forearm) able to begin throwing program
by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(7:04 pm ET) The Mets received some good news on Thursday, in what has otherwise been a rough couple of days. Left-handed reliever Jerry Blevins has been cleared to begin throwing for the first time since suffering a fractured forearm in April.

Blevins has not thrown a pitch since taking a line drive off of his arm on April 19. There is currently no timetable for his return, but this is certainly a step in the right direction.


Mets option C Anthony Recker to Triple-A Las Vegas on Thursday
by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(7:00 pm ET) Mets catcher Anthony Recker was optioned to Triple-A Las Vegas following the 8-7 loss to the Padres on Thursday. Recker had been the back-up to Kevin Plawecki, who will likely be the back-up to the returning Travis d'Arnaud.

Recker is batting .123 with a pair of home runs with the Mets in 2015.


 
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