Detwiler has 'irregularity' in back
Ross Detwiler, SP, Nationals
An MRI on Washington starting pitcher Ross Detwiler's back showed an "irregularity," according to manager Davey Johnson. Detwiler will have another MRI Friday with a specialist. The original MRI was deemed inconclusive.
Two innings sink Quintana
Jose Quintana, SP, White Sox
Chicago's Jose Quintana was not at his best Thursday night, but his offense bailed him out in a 5-4 win over the Angels. Quintana allowed six hits and walked four in 6 2/3 innings. But all the damage was done in the fourth and sixth frames.
Middlebrooks comes up big
Will Middlebrooks, 3B, Red Sox
Late during Thursday night's game against the Rays, Boston third baseman Will Middlebrooks came through when it mattered most. He hit a double that cleared the bases in the ninth to give the Sox the win.
Darvish pitches 130 in win
Yu Darvish, SP, Rangers
The expected duel between Yu Darvish and Justin Verlander didn't turn out as planned for the latter Thursday. But Darvish, after a rocky start, settled in and went eight strong innings -- including 130 pitches -- for the win.
Ozuna still making his case
Marcell Ozuna, OF, Marlins
The Marlins might have lost Thursday night, but Miami outfielder Marcell Ozuna continued to impress. Ozuna smacked a run-scoring triple off Aroldis Chapman to tie the game in the ninth. Ozuna is batting nearly .300 in 15 games since his callup.