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Braves option Michael Soroka after 2 starts in comeback bid
Atlanta right-hander Michael Soroka, who posted an 8.38 ERA in two starts in his comeback from two right Achilles tendon tears, was optioned to Triple-A Gwinnett on Monday.
Rays place 2B Brandon Lowe (back inflammation) on IL
The Rays placed second baseman Brandon Lowe on the 10-day injured list Monday with lower back inflammation.
New York Mets designate struggling Tomas Nido for assignment
Struggling New York Mets catcher Tomas Nido has been designated for assignment, with the team on the hook for the remainder of this $3.7 million deal.
Red Sox DFA Raimel Tapia, activate Christian Arroyo from IL
The Boston Red Sox designated outfielder Raimel Tapia for assignment Monday and, in a corresponding move, reinstated infielder Christian Arroyo from the injured list.
Weekend review: Kyle Schwarber's June power and more
Kyle Schwarber is heating up, other top picks are ice cold, and more observations from the weekend that was in fantasy baseball.