It doesn't get any easier for the struggling New York Mets, who begin their three-game series in L.A. against Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw.
- Mets GM: No intention of firing Collins amid fall
- Tigers' Cabrera strains left calf, will have MRI
- A-Rod 'forgives' fan returning 3,000th-hit ball
- Charity wins: A-Rod, Yanks settle bonus dispute
- GM Hahn denies rift in White Sox front office
- Victorino, out since May, activated by Red Sox
- Spratt: Evaluating managerial tendencies