Some of the stories The Associated Press is covering Thursday. A full Sports Digest will be sent about 3 p.m. All times EDT.
Rafael Soriano turned out to be a vital insurance policy for the New York Yankees. Now, they might need a new one.
Rafael Soriano is poised to leave the New York Yankees, Ervin Santana is headed to Kansas City and Ryan Ludwick plans to test the open market.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) The Los Angeles Angels traded pitcher Ervin Santana to the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday for minor league left-hander Brandon Sisk.