Thursday, July 10, 2008
-The Mariners released 1B Richie Sexson. Sexson has struggled mightily since joining Seattle and will likely try to cling on with a contender as the season progresses.
-Matt Holliday will replace Cubs OF Alfonso Soriano by starting in LF for the NL All-Stars.
-Vernon Wells will miss 4-6 weeks with a hamstring injury
-Evan Longoria and Corey Hart were both voted in to represent their respective clubs in the All Star Game