Pittsburgh Pirates right-hander Charlie Morton won't make his next start, the announced on Friday.
The Atlanta Braves came into the 2014 season as defending National League East champions and with a roster that appeared good enough to make the club contenders once again.
The Chicago Cubs activated right-hander Edwin Jackson from the 15-day disabled list to start Friday's game against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
The San Francisco Giants announced a two-year player development contract with the Triple-A Sacramento River Cats of the Pacific Coast League on Thursday.
Former Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington said marital infidelity led to his resignation earlier this month.
Alex Torres, the San Diego Padres reliever who made history by becoming the first pitcher to wear a protective skull cap during a game this year, is hoping more pitchers will be proactive and make the move to the skull cap next season.
The wife of New York Yankees star Carlos Beltran has had a miscarriage, the player and the team said Wednesday night.
The Miami Marlins announced on Wednesday that star outfielder Giancarlo Stanton will not play again this season.
Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Marcus Stroman was suspended six games by Major League Baseball on Wednesday and fined an undisclosed amount for throwing at Baltimore Orioles catcher Caleb Joseph.
Major League Baseball umpire Joe West has been suspended for one game without pay for grabbing the jersey of Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Jonathan Papelbon during Sunday's game against the Miami Marlins at Citizens Bank Park.