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RAYS: Put AL Cy Young Award winner David Price on the 15-day DL because of a strained left triceps.

Tampa Bay also recalled left-hander Alex Torres from Triple-A Durham.

RED SOX: Right-hander Joel Hanrahan had ligament replacement surgery Thursday on his right elbow. Hanrahan also had his right flexor tendon repaired by Dr. James Andrews in Pensacola, Fla.

NATIONALS: Placed catcher Wilson Ramos on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left hamstring and recalled catcher Jhonatan Solano from Triple-A Syracuse.

MARLINS: A minor league pitcher in the organization has been suspended 50 games for a drug violation.

The commissioner’s office announced that right-hander Juan Arias has been penalized. He was suspended after testing positive for metabolites of Stanozolol, a performance-enhancing substance.

RANGERS: Right-hander Alexi Ogando was placed on the 15-day DL because of tendinitis in his right biceps. The move came a day after Ogando (4-2, 3.08 ERA) allowed two runs over six innings in a victory at Oakland, in his ninth start of the season.

TIGERS: Optioned right-hander Al Alburquerque to Triple-A Toledo and recalled right-hander Evan Reed.

YANKEES: Sent right-hander Brett Marshall back to the minors after he threw 108 pitches in five-plus innings after a lengthy relief stint in his major league debut.

ROCKIES: Placed left-hander Jeff Francis on the 15-day disabled list with a left groin strain and designated infielder Reid Brignac for assignment. They also recalled infielder D.J. LeMahieu and right-hander Rob Scahill from Triple-A Colorado Springs.


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