Here's all that's worth knowing for Sunday, June 1 (click here for today's scores) …
- Dodgers: RHP Chad Billingsley will undergo season-ending elbow surgery. He hasn't pitched since April of 2013 ... OF Carl Crawford (ankle) has been shut down for the time being. He's been on the DL since May 27. (Steve Dilbeck, Los Angeles Times)
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- Cardinals: Agreed to terms with top overall pick RHP Luke Weaver (Florida State, no. 27 overall) on a slot bonus of $1.843 million. He'll report to the rookie-level Gulf Coast League on Wednesday. (Jennifer Langosch via Twitter)
- Giants: Have signed 23-year-old Cuban OF Daniel Carbonell to a major-league contract. The deal is worth $3.5 million over four years.
- Twins: Have released OF Jason Kubel.