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The Colorado Rockies bolstered their infield by acquiring veteran second baseman Mark Ellis from the Oakland Athletics on Thursday. The Rockies sent minor league right-hander Bruce Billings and a player to be named to Oakland for the 34-year-old Ellis and cash. Ellis wasn’t expected to be available for an afternoon game against the White Sox.
Cubs pitcher Carlos Zambrano left Thursday’s start against San Francisco in the second inning because of soreness in his lower back. Zambrano had just thrown a ball to Eli Whiteside after an RBI single by Miguel Tejada when he began stretching his back. Trainer Mark O’Neal and pitching coach Mark Riggins rushed out and manager
Philadelphia Phillies left-hander Cole Hamels was forced out of his start against the Boston Red Sox after he was struck by a line drive on his glove hand. Adrian Gonzalez hit a liner at Hamels in the fourth inning of Thursday’s game. The ball appeared to hit Hamels in the palm of his hand. His
By Zak Kozuchowski, PGATOUR.COM Erik Compton continues to prove he has the skills necessary to compete on the PGA TOUR. He got off to a quick start at Aronomink with a birdie on its 430-yard opening hole and is currently 1 over through his first six holes on the tough track (click here to follow
England’s Graeme Storm shot a bogey-free 6-under 65 Thursday to share the lead with Australia’s Richard Green after the first round of the French Open. They were followed by George Coetzee of South Africa, James Morrison of England and Thorbjorn Olesen of Denmark, all shooting 66. Green had seven birdies to lead by two strokes
The PGA Tour’s Bob Hope Classic has a new title sponsor and a new format. Organizers said Thursday that the tournament will be called the Humana Challenge after Louisville, Ky.-based Humana agreed to an eight-year deal as title sponsor, along with the William J. Clinton Foundation. The tournament will be played Jan. Click here to
The Boston Red Sox designated outfielder Mike Cameron for assignment and recalled infielder Yamaico Navarro from Triple-A Pawtucket. Navarro was active for Thursday’s game against the Philadelphia Phillies. Also, Red Sox third baseman Kevin Youkilis was out of the lineup with a sore left foot. Youkilis fouled a ball off it in Wednesday night’s game.
Derek Jeter is set to rejoin the Yankees on Monday in his return from a calf injury. The shortstop said Thursday he will play minor league rehab games Saturday and Sunday at Double-A Trenton and be with the Yankees for a series in Cleveland. “I feel good now,” Jeter said after working out at the
Porsche says it will return to the Le Mans 24-hour race in 2014. The German sports car manufacturer has won the French race a record 16 times but hasn’t entered in the top-tier category since Laurent Aiello, Stephane Ortelli and Allan McNish drove a Porsche 911 GTI to victory in 1998. Porsche said Thursday it