Blue Jays recall Drew Hutchison to start Saturday; Thole optioned
Hutchison is 12-2 this year, but he does own a 5.06 ERA over 24 starts with the Jays--a testiment to Toronto's offensive prowess.
Hutchison did make a start for the Bisons since his demotion, allowing two runs on three hits over four innings on Sunday.
To clear room for him on the roster, catcher
Tigers OF J.D. Martinez gets rare day off on Saturday
The All-Star outfielder has been enjoying a career-year in 2015, and he has maintained his good fortunes lately. Over his last 10 games, Martinez owns a .308 average with three home runs and eight RBI.
Red Sox DH David Ortiz has tight heel, likely to sit Saturday
Ortiz is unlikely to play on Saturday, and his status for the series-finale on Sunday is still in question.
A's summon Aaron Brooks to start Saturday; Max Muncy optioned
His last start came back on August 12, when he was rocked for eight runs over 1 2/3 innings. He pitched in relief two days later and was then sent down to Triple-A.
To clear room on the roster, infielder
A's SP Felix Doubront (foot) has next start moved back a day
Doubront sustained the injury in his last outing on Monday when he took a comebacker off of his foot. The injury is not considered serious, but he will have his next start pushed from Sunday to Monday against the Angels, according to Comcast SportsNet California.
Astros C Jason Castro exits Friday with strained quad
Castro went 1 for 2 before being removed. Castro will be evaluated on Saturday before a decision on his status is made.
Athletics SP Sonny Gray picks up sixth loss of the year
Gray gave up four runs, two of them earned, on five hits in 6 1/3 innings of work. He struck out five batters and gave up two walks.
With the loss, Gray dropped to 12-6 on the season with a 2.13 ERA.
Diamondbacks closer Brad Ziegler notches 24th save
Ziegler finished the last 2/3 of the ninth inning after David Hernandez allowed two runs to let Oakland back in the game. He has a solid 1.46 ERA this year.
Diamondbacks SP Chase Anderson allows two runs in no-decision
Anderson threw six innings while striking out three batters and allowing one walk.
Anderson (6-5) now has a 4.22 ERA in 134 1/3 innings this season.
Cubs SP Jason Hammel picks up sixth loss of the year
Hammel tossed five innings while recording three walks and five strikeouts.
With the loss, Hammel dropped to 7-6 on the year with a 3.42 ERA.
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