Wednesday, July 29
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — The New Orleans Saints have released veteran defensive tackle Brodrick Bunkley, citing a failed physical. The Saints, in moves made yesterday, also have placed receiver Marques Colston, safety Jairus Byrd and defensive lineman Glenn Foster on the physically unable to perform list.
BALTIMORE (AP) — Chris Davis homered twice and drove in five runs, and the Baltimore Orioles cruised past the Atlanta Braves 7-3 last night for their fourth straight victory. Davis hit a three-run shot in the first inning and a two-run drive in the second, both off Julio Teheran.
BALTIMORE (AP) — The Atlanta Braves have placed left-hander Manny Banuelos on the 15-day disabled list with elbow inflammation. The move, announced yesterday, is retroactive to July 25. Banuelos was acquired by the Braves in a trade with the Yankees last January.
ATLANTA (AP) — The first stop of Mardy Fish's farewell tour ended quickly with a 6-4, 6-4 first-round loss to Dudi Sela in the Atlanta Open last night. Fish said it was a success just to play only his second competitive match of the year. He recently announced he will retire after the U.S. Open, and he also disclosed details of his battles with anxiety disorder.