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Royals C Salvador Perez hits 13th home run of season Monday


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(12:03 am ET) Royals catcher Salvador Perez produced the only run of the game for the Royals during Monday's 6-1 loss to the Astros.

Perez hit his 13th home run of the season when he connected off Lance McCullers in the seventh inning. It was his only hit in four at-bats during the game.

Prior to Monday's contest, Perez was hitting .185 with two home runs and four RBI in his last seven games.


Indians C Yan Gomes hits third home run of season Monday


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(6/29/2015) Indians catcher Yan Gomes smacked his third home run of the season during Monday's 7-1 win over the Rays.

Gomes hit the solo shot off Kirby Yates in the eighth inning. He finished the game 3 for 5 at the plate with two runs scored and one RBI.

Prior to his three-hit game Monday, Gomes was hitting .108 with one double and five RBI over his last 11 games.


Royals C Salvador Perez homers, records three RBI in win


by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(6/28/2015) Royals catcher Salvador Perez recorded three RBI in his team's win over the Athletics on Sunday.

Perez went 1 for 4 with a two run home run, his 12th of the season. Perez brought in another run when he reached base on a fielder's choice in the sixth inning.

Perez is hitting .271 with 12 home runs and 33 RBI in 255 at-bats this season.


James McCann hits walk-off homer for Tigers


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(6/28/2015) Tigers catcher James McCann hit a walk-off home run with one-out in the ninth inning on Sunday. 

It was McCann's third career home run, all hit this year. The last two homers have both been walk-offs--he hit an eleventh inning homer to win a game on May 21. 

McCann went 2 for 4 and scored twice. He drove in his 15th run of the season. 

McCann also threw out his MLB leading 13th attempted base stealer of the season. He has thrown out 13 of 27 steal attempts. 


Indians C Yan Gomes out of lineup for doubleheader finale


by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(6/28/2015) Indians catcher Yan Gomes won't be in the lineup for the second game of Sunday's doubleheader against the Orioles.

Gomes struggled in the first game of the day, going 0 for 3 while leaving one runner stranded on base.

Over his last eight games, Gomes has been a non-factor at the plate as he's hitting just .111 with three hits in 27 at-bats.


Red Sox plan to activate Ryan Hanigan on Wednesday


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(6/28/2015) The Red Sox plan to activate catcher Ryan Hanigan from the disabled list on Wednesday, the first day he's eligible to return, manager John Farrell said. 

Hanigan was placed on the 60-day disabled list on May 2, with a fractured hand. 

Farrell said that the team may go with three catchers in the short term, after Hanigan is activated, per the Boston Herald.


Mariners C Mike Zunino snaps 22-game homerless drought


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(6/28/2015) Mariners catcher Mike Zunino belted his first home run in nearly a month on Saturday, but it wasn't enough as the Angels won the game 4-2. Zunino hit a solo home run, his eighth of the year, in the eighth inning off Garrett Richards. 

"He's got such a great arm. To me, you've just got to try to get on the fastball," Zunino said, per MLB.com. "That's your best chance to hit something because his slider is so good. The home run I was able to get a slider up in the zone with two strikes and really wasn't trying to do too much with it."

Zunino also singled and scored earlier in the game, but his batting average still sits at a meager .169 on the season.


Yankees C Brian McCann blasts grand slam in victory Saturday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(6/27/2015) Catcher Brian McCann got the fun started for the Yankees against the Astros, as he launched a first-inning grand slam on Saturday. McCann went 2 for 4 on the afternoon, with what was his 12th home run of the season.

McCann has been swinging it well lately, hitting .324 with three home runs and 10 RBI over his last 10 contests.


Rene Rivera homers in Rays' win


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(6/27/2015) Rays catcher Rene Rivera hit a solo home run in the seventh inning of Saturday's win over Boston. 

Rivera went 1 for 3 and went deep for the fourth time this season. It was his first homer since June 16. Four of Rivera's last six hits have gone for extra bases. 

Rivera drove in his 17th run of the season. 


Rangers C Robinson Chirinos hits seventh homer of year


by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(6/27/2015) Rangers catcher Robinson Chirinos went 1 for 4 with a home run in Saturday's win over the Blue Jays.

Chirinos was in a bit of a slump over his previous five games, hitting just .188 with four strikeouts.


Stephen Vogt in Athletics' lineup at DH


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(6/27/2015) Athletics catcher Stephen Vogt is in Saturday's lineup, despite leaving Friday's game with a hand injury. 

Vogt was hit by a pitch above the wrist. X-rays were negative, and he was day-to-day. 

Vogt will get the start at DH, his third start there this season.

Josh Phegley will fill in behind the plate, getting his 28th start.  


Chris Herrmann gives Kurt Suzuki a day off for Twins


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(6/27/2015) Twins catcher Kurt Suzuki is not in the Twins' lineup for Saturday's game at Milwaukee. 

Suzuki has started the last four games and seven of the last eight. He's replaced by Chris Herrmann, who gets his 17th start at catcher this season. 


Athletics C Stephen Vogt avoids serious injury after HBP


by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(6/27/2015) Athletics catcher Stephen Vogt left Friday's game after being hit in the area below his right wrist, but an X-Ray revealed no broken bones, according to the team website.

"Obviously, it was painful," Vogt said, "but I'll be OK."

Vogt said he was relieved when he found out he wasn't dealing with any fractures in his hand.

"Anytime you're dealing with the small bones in the hand and the wrist it's nerve-wracking," Vogt said.


Stephen Vogt leaves game after HBP for Athletics


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(6/27/2015) Athletics catcher Stephen Vogt was forced to leave the game after being hit by a pitch Friday night. 

Vogt was hit just below the right wrist, manager Bob Melvin said, per Comcast Sports Net. X-rays showed no break, but he's day-to-day. 

Vogt was hitless before leaving the game, snapping a seven-game hitting streak. 


Tyler Flowers homers in White Sox loss


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(6/27/2015) White Sox catcher Tyler Flowers hit a go-ahead home run in the seventh inning of Friday's loss to Detroit. 

Flowers hit his fifth homer of the year and recorded his 16th RBI. He went 1 for 3.

Flowers has hits in his last three games and RBI in his last two.  


Tigers C Alex Avila goes 1 for 3 in rehab debut on Friday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(6/27/2015) Tigers catcher Alex Avila began his minor-league rehab assignment with Triple-A Toledo on Friday. Avila caught five innings and went 1 for 3 at the plate. 

Avila is expected to continue on his rehab assignment until at least next weekend. He is recovering from a knee injury that has had him on the disabled list since May 7. 


Russell Martin homers in Blue Jays' win


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(6/26/2015) Blue Jays catcher Russell Martin snapped a nine-game home run drought with a solo home run in the third inning of Friday's win over Texas. 

Martin went 1 for 2 with a walk and hit his 11th homer of the year. Martin also drove in a run with a sacrifice fly, giving him 37 on the year. 


Athletics' Stephen Vogt extends hitting streak with multi-hit game


by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(6/25/2015) Athletics catcher Stephen Vogt extended his current hitting streak to seven games with a solid performance against the Rangers on Thursday.

Vogt went 3 for 5 with three singles and a run scored.

Over his seven-game hit streak, Vogt is hitting .500 with 14 hits, four doubles and eight RBI.


Orioles catcher Matt Wieters parks two-run HR in Thursday's win


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(6/25/2015) Orioles catcher Matt Wieters hit a two-run homer off Eduardo Rodriguez during a six-run fourth inning Thursday, and the Orioles beat the Red Sox, 8-6. Wieters finished 2 for 5 with one strikeout.

Wieters has homered three times in 15 games since coming off the disabled list in early June. Wieters, who entered play Thursday mired in a 1-for-12 slump in his last four games, has five multihit games.


Yankees hold catcher Brian McCann out of Thursday's lineup


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(6/25/2015) Yankees catcher Brian McCann was not in the starting lineup for Thursday's game at Houston, reports Newsday.

He was replaced by John Ryan Murphy, who will bat seventh. Over his last 14 games, McCann is hitting .352 with three home runs and 12 RBI.

The Yankees are the underdogs (+160) at Houston on Thursday.


Tigers catcher Alex Avila set to begin rehab assignment Friday


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(6/25/2015) Tigers catcher Alex Avila (knee) will begin a rehab assignment with Triple-A Toledo on Friday, manager Brad Ausmus told reporters Thursday. He will alternate games between catcher and DH for a week.

If all goes well, Avila might be back with the team by July 4 against the Blue Jays. 


Red Sox catcher Blake Swihart returns from foot injury Thursday


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(6/25/2015) Red Sox catcher Blake Swihart made his return to the lineup Thursday against the Orioles after missing three straight starts due to a foot injury.

Swihart is batting .279 (12 for 43) with one home run, four doubles, three RBI, seven runs, four walks and nine strikeouts in his last 14 games (12 starts).


Mariners C Mike Zunino collects two hits in Wednesday's game


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(6/25/2015) Mariners catcher Mike Zunino went 2 for 4 at the plate during Wednesday's loss to the Royals.

It was his first multi-hit game in 22 games. Over his last 23 games, Zunino is hitting .116 with no extra base hits and one RBI.


A's C Josh Phegley hits fifth home run of year in win


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(6/25/2015) Athletics catcher Josh Phegley stayed hot at the plate by hitting another home run in Wednesday night's 8-2 win over the Rangers. 

Phegley has now crushed three home runs in his past four games. In this span, Phegley is hitting .462 with seven RBI. Against the Rangers, Phegley finished 2 for 4 with a single and two RBI. 

The home run was Phegley's fifth this season. 

For the season, Phegley has a slash line of .305/.362/.568. 


Stephen Vogt back in lineup; Ike Davis sits for A's on Wednesday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(6/24/2015) Stephen Vogt is back in the lineup for the Athletics on Wednesday. Vogt is batting third and will be at first base for the matchup with the Rangers. He missed Tuesday's contest after receiving a cortisone shot for a sore elbow, but he was expecting to be able to return on Wednesday.

First baseman Ike Davis is getting the night off with a left-hander on the mound for the Rangers on Wednesday.


 
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