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Rockies, Blue Jays swap star shortstops
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DENVER (AP) -- The Colorado Rockies and Toronto Blue Jays have swapped star shortstops....

Bryant's 2-run HR in 9th lifts Cubs to 9-8 win over Rockies
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CHICAGO (AP) -- After coming close to hitting a home run the previous few games, Kris Bryant believed he was due to get one to go out....

Rockies trade star SS Troy Tulowitzki, lose 9-8 to Cubs
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CHICAGO (AP) -- The Colorado Rockies used a four-run rally to take the lead in the top of the ninth, only to fall short when they gave up a two-run homer in the bottom of the inning....

LEADING OFF: Trade targets on mound; 2 newcomers arrive
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A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today:...

CA independent teams to have computer call balls and strikes
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SAN RAFAEL, Calif. (AP) -- No blaming or booing the umpire for a questionable called third strike this week in a Northern California independent league....

Mariners' rally wasted as Diamondbacks win 4-3 in 10th
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SEATTLE (AP) -- The ninth-inning rally capped by Mike Zunino's unlikely two-out, two-strike hit got the Seattle Mariners to extra innings....

Brewers lose another close game, miss comeback in ninth
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The Milwaukee Brewers thought they had a legitimate chance to come back in the ninth inning before everything backfired....

Goldschmidt homers, scores winning run in Arizona's 4-3 win
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SEATTLE (AP) -- Paul Goldschmidt hit his 22nd homer of the season in the first inning and scored the go-ahead run in the 10th on Jake Lamb's sacrifice fly as the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Seattle Mariners 4-3 on Monday night....

Crawford homers to back Heston as Giants win again, 4-2
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Brandon Crawford hit a two-run homer to help rookie Chris Heston win his fifth consecutive decision, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-2 Monday night for their sixth straight victory....

Reds miss big chance, Wong's slam sends Cardinals to 4-1 win
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ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The Cincinnati Reds had Lance Lynn in trouble early, loading the bases with nobody out in the third inning and their cleanup man due up....