Greinke needs 3 for 2,500...Urias is reinstated...Kroft will need surgery
SAN DIEGO (AP) _ Arizona’s Zack Greinke (GREHN’-kee) needs three strikeouts for 2,500 when he faces San Diego tonight. He is 13-and-2 in 24 starts against the Padres. He’s up against the Padres’ left handed pitcher Matt Strahm, who is making his ninth start as the Padres host the Diamondbacks.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Julio Urías has been reinstated from administrative leave by Major League Baseball. Urías was placed on leave while MLB officials looked into his May 13 arrest for investigation of misdemeanor domestic battery. Police said Urías was taken into custody in the parking lot of a Los Angeles shopping mall but didn’t release details. The leave lasted seven days as originally announced.
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) _ Buffalo Bills tight end Tyler Kroft is out indefinitely with a broken foot and will need surgery with no timetable on his return. The Bills says he was injured at practice on Monday. There were expectations of Kroft becoming Buffalo’s top tight end after the Bills released former starter Charles Clay this spring. The 26-year-old Kroft had signed a three-year, $18.75 million contract in free agency.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are moving on from Gerald McCoy. The team released the six-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle, describing the move as a mutual agreement after nine seasons. McCoy, the third overall pick in the 2010 NFL draft, was due to make $13 million next season, but none of it was guaranteed.
NEW YORK (AP) — Dallas’ Luka Doncic and Atlanta’s Trae Young are unanimous first-team selections for the NBA All-Rookie team. Phoenix’s Deandre Ayton, Memphis’ Jaren Jackson and Sacramento’s Marvin Bagley III are also on the first team, which was announced today. It was chosen by 100 voters who cover the league. Ayton, Bagley, Doncic, Jackson and Young were the first five picks in the 2018 NBA draft.