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Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

Rick Porcello will start tonight for Red Sox. Lefty reliever Robby Scott recalled from Triple-A to fill David Price's spot on the roster.

Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

Red Sox weren't in market for a starting pitcher, but worth wondering if David Price's injury will change that. Still time before Monday's trade deadline, but diminished farm system doesn't leave Boston well-positioned to jump into derby for Sonny Gray or other top available starters.

Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

David Price will, in fact, be placed on the disabled list, a major-league source has confirmed.

Buster Olney ESPN Senior Writer 

Because of discomfort similar to what he experienced in spring training, David Price had an MRI on his elbow Thursday and is likely to be scratched from his scheduled start tonight. For the immediate future, a big loss for Boston, if he's out for an extended period; he has a 3.31 ERA in his last eight starts. Big picture, A huge concern for the Red Sox, because if this is a significant elbow issue, Price is very early in that record-setting $217 million deal, when Boston is most likely to recoup performance return.

Buster Olney @Buster_ESPN

With Gregory Polanco out, Jay Bruce would make sense as a target for the Pirates. As of Thursday night, Mets have nothing in works on Bruce.

Megan Moureaux ESPN 

Clayton Kershaw crowned Mike Singer and Michael Weisberg the winners of the 5th Annual Ping Pong 4 Purpose charity event with the help of his daughter Cali.

Megan Moureaux ESPN 

Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner and right fielder Yasiel Puig play a pickup game of ping pong with some lucky kids. Puig jokes that the kids need to learn math.


Megan Moureaux ESPN 

Dodgers rookie Cody Bellinger and his Ping Pong 4 Purpose partner Becca Tilley are officially out of the tournament.


ESPN Stats and Information  

Aaron Judge may have lost a tooth in the post-game celebration, but he extended his home hit streak to 16 games, matching Hideki Matsui's franchise rookie record. However, he dropped to 3-35 this season against 2017 All-Star pitchers (.086). He's hitting .333 vs non-All-Stars.

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Watch Kyle Schwarber discuss his 2 homer night which also included a triple in the Cubs 6-3 win over the White Sox on Thursday.