• New York Yankees' Chris Capuano looks skyward as he waits to be pulled from the game in the first inning of a baseball game against the Texas Rangers Tuesday, July 28, 2015, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

    Capuano designated for assignment by Yankees after bad start

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Left-hander Chris Capuano has been designated for assignment by the New York Yankees after retiring only two of 10 batters he faced in a spot start.

  • Texas Rangers relief pitcher Wandy Rodriguez talks with catcher Robinson Chirinos, right, in the second inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees, Tuesday, July 28, 2015, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

    Wandy Rodriguez designated for assignment by Rangers

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Veteran left-hander Wandy Rodriguez has been designated for assignment by the Texas Rangers, who recalled relievers Alex Claudio and Jon Edwards from Triple-A Round Rock.

  • 3 Yankees minor league pitchers suspended for drug tests

    NEW YORK (AP) — Three New York Yankees pitchers in the Dominican Summer League have been suspended 72 games each for positive tests under baseball’s minor league drug program.

  • Bucks sign Chris Copeland, adding frontcourt depth

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Bucks have signed free agent forward Chris Copeland, adding veteran depth to their young frontcourt.

  • This Date In Baseball

    1918 — Walter Johnson of the Washington Senators pitched a four-hitter in 15 innings to beat the St. Louis Browns 1-0. The only hit he gave up in the first 11 innings was a triple by George Sisler.