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Twins option 1B Kennys Vargas to Double-A on Wednesday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(3:37 pm ET) The Twins have optioned first baseman Kennys Vargas to Double-A Chattanooga following Wednesday's loss to the Reds, according to MLB.com. Vargas started on Wednesday and went 1 for 3 with a single and a strikeout.

Vargas has struggled all season, and was demoted to Triple-A earlier this season. He made his return to the majors on June 8, but hit just .240 (13 for 54) with two home runs and 17 strikeouts. 

The Twins are expected to announce a corresponding roster move on Thursday.


Rays' Joey Butler gets back into the lineup on Wednesday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(2:45 pm ET) Joey Butler is back in the lineup for the Rays, as he will be in left field and bat second on Wednesday against the Indians. Butler had been held out of the lineup for the last three games in favor of recent-acquisition Grady Sizemore.

But Butler will be back in there on Wednesday. Prior to the three game absence, Butler had started nine straight, hitting .250 with a pair of home runs in that span.


Eduardo Nunez goes 3 for 4 in Twins' win


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(1:01 am ET) Twins shortstop Eduardo Nunez went 3 for 4 in Tuesday's win over Cincinnati. 

Nunez doubled, his twelfth of the year, scored twice, and drove in his 11th run. 

Nunez snapped a three-game hitless stretch with the outburst.


David Ortiz homers for second time in three days for Red Sox


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(6/30/2015) Red Sox DH David Ortiz hit a home run for the second time in three days in Tuesday's win over Toronto. 

Ortiz hit his 13th homer of the year and fourth in the last nine games. Four of his last seven hits have been home runs. 

Ortiz went 1 for 4 and drove in his 36th run.


David Murphy hits two-run homer in Indians' win


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(6/30/2015) Indians DH David Murphy hit a two-run home run in Tuesday's win over Tampa. 

Murphy went 1 for 4 and has 5 hits in his last 10 at bats. His eighth inning homer was fifth of the year and first since June 22. He now has 21 RBI. 


Astros DH Evan Gattis returns to lineup Tuesday


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(6/30/2015) Astros designated hitter Evan Gattis will return to the starting lineup for Tuesday's game against the Royals. 

Gattis took Monday off with Jon Singleton filling in for him. This season, Gattis is hitting .235/.266/.440 and has 13 home runs with 47 RBI. 


White Sox back in NL park, Adam LaRoche back on bench


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(6/30/2015) White Sox DH Adam LaRoche was not in the starting lineup Tuesday against the Cardinals, as Chicago opened up a two-game series in an NL park. 

He also started the game on the bench for two of three games at Milwaukee in May and a two-game series at Pittsburgh in mid-June.

LaRoche is batting just .189 (10 for 53) with one home run, four doubles, seven RBI, three runs, five walks and 22 strikeouts in his last 15 games.


Angels' C.J. Cron hits second home run of season Monday


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(6/30/2015) Angels first baseman C.J. Cron connected off CC Sabathia in the seventh inning for his second home run of the season during Monday's 4-1 win over the Yankees.

The solo shot was his only hit in three at-bats during the contest. Cron was recalled Monday. Prior to the game, Cron was hitting .150 with no extra-base hits in his last nine games.


A's DH Billy Butler hits homer, collects three hits in win


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(6/30/2015) Athletics designated hitter Billy Butler crushed his sixth home run of the season in Monday night's 7-1 win over the Rockies. 

Butler hit his solo shot in the fourth inning. Butler finished the game 3 for 4 and also had an RBI double, giving him two RBI for the game. Butler's homer gives him two in his past 10 games. 

Butler now has a slash line of .254/.315/.366.


Rays DH Grady Sizemore hits first home run of season Monday


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(6/29/2015) Rays designated hitter Grady Sizemore provided the only offense for the Rays during Monday's 7-1 loss to the Indians.

Sizemore broke up Cody Anderson's perfect game in the seventh inning when Sizemore hit a solo home run. It was his only hit in four at-bats during the game.

"It just felt good to come up with a big hit in a situation where we needed it, but beyond that, you're just kind of thinking about how we didn't pull out the win today," he said, per MLB.com.

Monday was his second game since signing with the Rays. Sizemore also played for the Phillies, which released him after hitting .262 in 103 at-bats this season.


Angels bring back 1B C.J. Cron


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(6/29/2015) The Angels have called up first baseman C.J. Cron in time to face Yankees left-hander C.C. Sabathia on Monday.

Cron spent much of this season in the big leagues before going down on June 14 after a 3-for-20 slide. He finished his first stint with the Angels sporting a poor slash line of .204/.237/.269.


Astros DH Evan Gattis gets a day off Monday vs. Royals


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(6/29/2015) Astros DH Evan Gattis received a day off Monday against the Royals, as Chris Carter filled in as the team's DH. It was Gattis' first day off since sitting back-to-back days in an NL park on June 17-18.

Gattis, who was out of the lineup for just the ninth time in 79 games this season, is batting .242 with one triple, two home runs, three doubles, 16 RBI, nine runs, four walks and 21 strikeouts in 26 June games.


Rays DH Joey Butler on bench again Monday


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(6/29/2015) Blue Jays designated hitter Joey Butler is set to sit for the second straight game Monday against Cleveland. Grady Sizemore will again fill that hole after slamming three hits Sunday.

Butler is experiencing his first mini-slump of the season with just one hit in his last 14 at-bats. But that has only served to weaken his slash line to a still-strong .315/.358/.482.


Indians LF David Murphy records four hits in loss to Orioles


by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(6/28/2015) Indians left fielder David Murphy was the lone bright spot during his team's 8-0 loss to the Orioles in the second game of a doubleheader on Sunday.

Murphy went a perfect 4 for 4, and boosted his batting average to .336 on the season. 

Murphy is on a bit of a hot streak, getting seven hits in his last 13 at-bats.


Rays DH Grady Sizemore gets three hits in loss to Red Sox


by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(6/28/2015) Rays designated hitter Grady Sizemore went 3 for 5 with a RBI in Sunday's loss to the Red Sox.

Over his last three games, Sizemore is hitting an impressive .461 with six hits.


Red Sox DH David Ortiz slams 12th home run of the season


by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(6/28/2015) Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz got himself out of a mini-slump with his performance in his team's win over the Rays on Sunday.

Ortiz, who was hitting .158 in the five games leading up to Sunday, went 2 for 3 with a home run and two RBI. He hit a two-run blast off Rays starter Chris Archer in the fourth inning to put his team up 4-0.


Victor Martinez drives in three for Tigers


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(6/28/2015) Tigers designated hitter Victor Martinez drove in three runs in Sunday's win over the White Sox. 

Martinez went 1 for 4, hitting in his third straight game. He's 5 for 12 over that stretch. 

Martinez also doubled, his sixth of the year and second in the last three games. 


Orioles' Jimmy Paredes hits two-run home run Sunday


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(6/28/2015) Orioles designated hitter Jimmy Paredes connected off Trevor Bauer in the third inning for a two-run home run, which propelled the Orioles to a 4-0 win over the Indians on Sunday.

It was his ninth home run of the season. He finished the game 2 for 2 at the plate with two runs scored and two RBI. He also walked twice.

Prior to his two-hit game Sunday, Paredes was hitting .396 with two home runs and nine RBI in his last 12 games.


Rays promote Grady Sizemore; option Matt Andriese to Triple-A


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(6/28/2015) The Rays called up Grady Sizemore for Sunday's game against the Red Sox, the team announced.

Sizemore was recently signed by the Rays after being released by the Phillies. Sizemore will bat second and be the designated hitter for Sunday's contest.

Meanwhile, to make room for Sizemore, the team optioned pitcher Matt Andriese to Triple-A. Andriese tossed six scoreless innings during his start Saturday.


Rays DH John Jaso goes 2 for 3 in rehab debut on Saturday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(6/27/2015) Serving as the designated hitter, the Rays' John Jaso completed his first minor-league rehab game on Saturday. Jaso has been out virtually all season after he suffered a wrist injury in the first game of the season. 

Playing for Class A Charlotte on Saturday, Jaso had two hits in three at-bats and also drew a walk. It is not yet known how long Jaso will need in the minors before he is able to return to the Rays' lineup.


Jon Singleton in Astros' lineup, bumping Evan Gattis to left field


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(6/27/2015) Jon Singleton is making his 2015 debut in the Astros starting lineup on Saturday. 

Singleton, called up on Friday, is in the lineup at designated hitter, batting seventh. 

Regular DH Evan Gattis will play the field on Saturday, getting his second start of the season in left field and first since April 28. 


With hot bat in hand, Blue Jays C Dioner Navarro gets start


by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(6/27/2015) Blue Jays catcher Dioner Navarro will start against the Rangers on Saturday.

Navarro is on a three-game hit streak, in which he has six hits, two home runs and two RBI. He will bat fifth in the lineup.


Royals' Kendrys Morales hits solo home run in win


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(6/27/2015) Royals DH Kendrys Morales put Kansas City on top to stay with a second-inning home run, Friday against Oakland. 

Morales hit his first home run and recorded his first RBI in five games. He went 1 for 3 with a walk, hitting in his ninth straight game.

Morales is hitting .353 over his streak. 


Evan Gattis has two-hit game for Astros


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(6/27/2015) Astros designated hitter Evan Gattis went 2 for 4 with an RBI in Friday's loss to New York. 

Gattis has six hits over his four-game hitting streak. He has five RBI over that span. 


Jimmy Paredes has fourth multi-hit game in a row for Orioles


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(6/26/2015) Orioles designated hitter Jimmy Paredes went 3 for 4 in Friday's win over Cleveland. 

Paredes doubled twice and scored twice, recording his fourth multi-hit game in a row. 

Paredes is 10 for 19 over the last four games. He had two extra-base hits in June heading into Friday's game before hitting his first doubles since May 27. He now has 11 on the year.

"Jimmy's slashing and getting after it every day," manager Buck Showalter said. "He never has an off day engaged and being ready. He's not going to let this opportunity get away from him."


 
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