|New Yorker's Angell honored with Spink Award|
|Lake Buena Vista, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Roger Angell, a senior editor at The New Yorker magazine, was named Tuesday as the recipient of the J.G. Taylor Spink Award.|
|Angels acquire Skaggs, Santiago in 3-team deal|
|Lake Buena Vista, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim have acquired Arizona Diamondbacks left-hander Tyler Skaggs and Chicago White Sox southpaw Hector Santiago in a three-team trade.|
|Rangers, Arencibia agree to one-year deal|
|Lake Buena Vista, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Texas Rangers formally announced the signing of catcher J.P. Arencibia to a one-year contract for the 2014 season on Tuesday.|
|Report: Angels acquire Skaggs, Santiago in 3-team deal|
|(SportsNetwork.com) - The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim have reportedly acquired Arizona Diamondbacks left-hander Tyler Skaggs and Chicago White Sox southpaw Hector Santiago in a three-team trade.|
|Report: Tigers, Davis agree to contract|
|(SportsNetwork.com) - The Detroit Tigers have reportedly agreed to a contract with outfielder Rajai Davis.|
|Cox, La Russa and Torre get Hall of Fame call|
|Lake Buena Vista, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Joe Torre, Bobby Cox and Tony La Russa were all unanimously elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame on Monday under the Expansion Era Ballot.|
|Halladay calls it a career|
|Lake Buena Vista, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Right-hander Roy Halladay will reportedly call it a career on Monday.|
|Orioles sign Peguero|
|Baltimore, MD (SportsNetwork.com) - The Baltimore Orioles have signed outfielder Francisco Peguero to a one-year contract.|
|Napoli returning to Red Sox|
|Boston, MA (SportsNetwork.com) - The bushy beard that helped the Red Sox win the World Series is staying in Boston.|
|Report: Beltran joins Yankees for 3 years, $45 million|
|Bronx, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - The New York Yankees have reportedly come to terms with eight-time All-Star outfielder Carlos Beltran on a three-year, $45 million contract.|
|Thursday, April 26, 2012|
|American League Standings|
|Tampa Bay||92||71||.564||5.5||51-30||41-41||43-33||Won 2|
|NY Yankees||85||77||.525||12.0||46-35||39-42||37-39||Won 3|
|Kansas City||86||76||.531||7.0||44-37||42-39||44-32||Won 1|
|Chicago WSox||63||99||.389||30.0||37-44||26-55||26-50||Lost 1|
|LA Angels||78||84||.481||18.0||39-42||39-42||32-44||Lost 4|
|Los Angeles Dodgers|
Center fielder Matt Kemp (9/29, swollen left ankle/left shoulder surgery) will miss the entire postseason.
Relief pitcher JoseDominguez (7/23, strained left quadriceps) is on the 60-day disabled list.Starting pitcher Josh Beckett (5/14, right shoulder/neck surgery) is on the60-day disabled list and will miss the remainder of the season.
OutfielderJerry Hairston (10/11, back spasms) will miss the NLCS against St.
Louis.Relief pitcher Shawn Tolleson (4/13, to undergo back surgery) is on the15-day disabled list.
Starting pitcher Chad Billingsley (4/16, right elbowsurgery) is on the 60-day disabled list and will miss the remainder of theseason.
Relief pitcher Scott Elbert (3/22, left elbow surgery) is on the60-day disabled list and will miss the entire season.
|St. Louis Cardinals|
First baseman Allen Craig (9/5, sprained left foot) is out indefinitely.
Starting pitcher John Gast (5/25, tightness in leftshoulder) is on the 15-day disabled list.
Starting pitcher Jaime Garcia(5/18, left shoulder surgery) is on the 60-day disabled list and will missthe remainder of the season.
Relief pitcher Jason Motte (3/22, right elbowsurgery) is on the 60-day disabled list and will miss the entire season.Shortstop Rafael Furcal (3/22, right elbow surgery) is on the 60-day disabledlist and is expected to miss the entire season.
Starting pitcher ChrisCarpenter (2/22, numbness in right shoulder/arm/neck) is on the 60-daydisabled list.
|AL Batting Statistics|
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