“He can pitch in Brooklyn if he wants.”
— Mets manager Terry Collins, humorously referring to the team’s Class A affiliate as a place for Matt Harvey, who has complained about the team’s six-man rotation, to get some work in.
GAME OF NUMBERS
Rockies pitcher Jorge De La Rosa’s record in nine starts at at Arizona’s Chase Field before winning there Sunday.
NL-worst batting average entering Monday for veteran Dodgers shortstop Jimmy Rollins.
Number of years ago that the Rangers last had only one All-Star selection.
AL CENTRAL WATCH
Pitcher, Kansas City
A need for depth on offense led to the 37-year-old reliever being designated for assignment for the first time in his career, despite going 1-0 with a 1.54 ERA in 26 games. Frasor was pitching for last-place Texas last year when he was traded to the Royals, and he proved to be a valuable veteran presence in the clubhouse.