• New York Mets' Wilmer Flores, foreground, sits in the dugout during a baseball game against the San Diego Padres in New York, Wednesday, July 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

    Duda homers 3 times, Flores plays through tears in Mets loss

    NEW YORK (AP) — Wilmer Flores wiped away tears as he warmed up at shortstop for the eighth inning, thinking he was being traded from the organization he joined as a teenager.

  • Texas Rangers starting pitcher Colby Lewis works against the New York Yankees in the first inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, July 29, 2015, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

    Colby Lewis gets 11th win as Rangers beat Yankees 5-2

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Colby Lewis went six innings for his 11th victory and the Texas Rangers snapped a three-game losing streak with a 5-2 win over the AL East-leading New York Yankees on Wednesday night.

  • San Diego Padres Yonder Alonso, right, runs over first base after hitting a third-inning solo home run off New York Mets starting pitcher Bartolo Colon, center, in a baseball game in New York, Wednesday, July 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

    Upton, Solarte lead Padres over Mets

    NEW YORK (AP) — Sure, Justin Upton and Matt Kemp did their part — again. Padres manager Pat Murphy was excited to get contributions from the rest of the lineup, too.

  • 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.