Sunday Aug 31
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Aug 9, 2014; Bronx, NY, USA; Cleveland Indians left fielder Michael Brantley hits a home run to right during the eighth inning against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium.
Red Sox Notebook: Timing of Bradley demotion questionable
A day after Jackie Bradley Jr. was sent down to the minor leagues after spending the entire season with the Red Sox through Sunday, there were lingering questions about why now.
Update on Nick Swisher's right knee due Wednesday: Quick hits from Cleveland Indians
Quick hits from manager Terry Francona and the Indians before Tuesday night's game against the Twins at Target Field.
New commissioner Rob Manfred should focus on pace of play
Rob Manfred, right, will be encouraged to improve the pace of play, among other items, when he takes over for outgoing commissioner Bud Selig, left, in January.
Los Angeles Times
Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka to pitch in rehab session Saturday
Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka is scheduled to throw a bullpen session Saturday for the first time since being put on the disabled list because of a partial tear in his right elbow.