Here's all that's worth knowing for Sunday, May 25 (click here for today's scores) …
SIGNINGS & AGREEMENTS
- Cardinals: CBSSports.com's Jon Heyman reports that the Cardinals have signed LHP Pedro Feliciano to a minor-league contract.
- Cubs: Have signed Manny Ramirez to be a player/coach for Triple-A Iowa.
- Angels: The team is hoping that OF Josh Hamilton will be able to come off the DL during the four-game series in Seattle that starts Monday or, at the latest, during the following series against the Athletics at home. Hamilton has been out since tearing ligaments in his left thumb on April 8. (Bill Shaikin, Los Angeles Times)
- Phillies: Have placed 3B Cody Asche on the 15-day DL with a left hamstring strain.
- Tigers: 1B Miguel Cabrera exited Sunday's game with right hamstring cramps. He's day-to-day.
RUMORS, SPECULATION, NEWS, ETC.
- Angels: Have demoted fifth starter Matt Shoemaker and recalled Wade LeBlanc to take his spot on the active roster.
- Padres: Have designated for assignment pitchers Blaine Boyer and Billy Buckner.