Boston Red Sox's Rubby De La Rosa pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins in Boston, Monday, June 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
De La Rosa helps Red Sox shut out Twins
By KEN POWTAK
| The Associated Press
First Published Jun 16 2014 11:12 pm • Last Updated Jun 16 2014 11:12 pm
Marlins sign 18-year-old Tyler Kolek
Right-hander Tyler Kolek has signed with the Miami Marlins less than two weeks after they made him the second overall pick in the draft.
The 6-foot-5, 255-pound Kolek pitched for Shepherd (Texas) High School, where his fastball consistently registered in the upper 90s and exceeded 100 mph.
Brantley sits after collision
Indians left fielder Michael Brantley was forced to leave the game against the Los Angeles Angels in the fifth inning for precautionary reasons after receiving a blow to the head and neck area while trying to break up a double play.
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