AL West Standings
- Texas Rangers OF Craig Gentry is headed to the 7-day DL; C Taylor Teagarden was recalled from Triple-A to take his spot.
- MLB Bonus Baby broke down the Oakland Athletics' 2011 draft picks.
- Ken Rosenthal tweeted that the Angels are pursuing Padres closer Heath Bell.
- Similarly, according to Joel Sherman, the Angels will be buyers at the trade deadline.
- Mariners GM Jack Z is inclined to keep the team's pitching intact.