Dodgers left-handed pitcher Julio Urías is expected to be reinstated to the team after allegations of domestic violence.
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Cespedes suffered a "violent fall" and twisted his right ankle in a hole, per GM Brodie Van Wagenen. He was not riding a horse, the GM said, but it was a non-baseball related activity. Van Wagenen did not elaborate further, and did not offer a timeline for Cespedes' recovery.— Anthony DiComo (@AnthonyDiComo) May 20, 2019
The Dodgers are no longer No. 1 on the MLB Power Rankings. For week eight, the Astros take first place.
In Puerto Rico, the gender barrier was broken in baseball. It was the first time a woman played in a men’s league and Diamilette Quiles played in both games of a doubleheader.
Phillies starter Jake Arrieta visited Wrigley Field for the first time in an away uniform. He received a standing ovation before he threw a marvelous game.
Homers, homers, homers.