Rob Manfred will succeed retiring MLB Commissioner Bud Selig as the next head of the MLB following a vote Thursday.
Around the league: Yu Darvish is uncertain about his return to the Rangers’ starting rotation this year, Rockies’ Carlos Gonzalez will have knee surgery, Twins’ top prospect Byron Buxton only suffered a concussion after a violent collision in the outfield Wednesday, and the Pirates claimed John Axford off waivers from Cleveland.
Cubbies Crib: Rooftop owners sue city over Wrigley Field renovations
Chicago Sun-Times: Edwin Jackson’s job in jeopardy after another poor start
Daily Herald: Cubs tweak starting rotation
NBC Sports MLB: Pirates claim John Axford off waivers from Indians
CBS Sports MLB: Carlos Gonzalez to undergo knee surgery
FOX Sports MLB: Twins relieved top prospect Byron Buxton only has concussion
Dallas Morning News: No surgery for Darvish, uncertain about return to Texas Rangers rotation