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METS: Johan Santana will get two extra days of rest after his no-hitter.

The team said Santana’s next start will come Friday night at Yankee Stadium in the opener of the Subway Series.

DIAMONDBACKS: Shortstop Stephen Drew will join Triple-A Reno this week for what could be the last rehabilitation stop in his comeback from a brutal ankle injury nearly 11 months ago.

REDS: Pitcher Pedro Borbon, who helped the Reds win back-to-back World Series titles, has died of cancer. He was 65.

TWINS: Placed Carl Pavano on the 15-day disabled list with a right shoulder strain before Monday night’s game against the Kansas City Royals.

The Twins reinstated right-hander Nick Blackburn to start Wednesday’s series finale.

INDIANS: Catcher Carlos Santana caught a bullpen session and took batting practice Sunday. Cleveland manager Manny Acta is optimistic Santana will be able to play tonight in Detroit.


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