Another week of baseball is in the books. Here is a recap of Sunday's news and notes from around the league.
RUMORS & TRANSACTIONS
Giants: Showing strong interest in Cubs RHP Jeff Samardzija, who is expected to be traded before the deadline next month. The Yankees, Orioles, Red Sox, Blue Jays and Angels are also said to be in the mix. (USA Today)
Angels: SS Erick Aybar left Sunday's game with a sore left hip and is day-to-day (Orange County Register) ... LHP Tyler Skaggs (hamstring) threw a 30-pitch bullpen session and felt fine. (Orange County Register)
Astros: Placed RHP Josh Fields on the 15-day DL with forearm soreness, the team announced.
Blue Jays: DH Adam Lind has a bone bruise on his right foot and is day-to-day (National Post) ... RHP R.A. Dickey (groin) played catch and is on track to make his next scheduled start. (National Post)
Mets: RHP Daisuke Matsuzaka left Sunday's start after one inning with a severely upset stomach, the team announced.
Nationals: LHP Gio Gonzalez (hamstring) will return from the disabled list and start on Wednesday, manager Matt Williams confirmed ... OF Denard Span (back) was scratched from Sunday's lineup but expects to play in their next game Tuesday. (MASN Sports)
Orioles: RHP Dylan Bundy (Tommy John surgery) threw five innings in his first official minor league rehab start.