For the first six weeks of this season, victory generally eluded the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. Now, victory seems to be drawn, almost magnetically, to the Angels.
Bartolo Colon will try to help the A's close out a sweep of Dallas Keuchel and the Houston Astros on Sunday afternoon at Minute Maid Park.
Thad Weber joined the Blue Jays on Saturday, coming up to replace the recently optioned Sean Nolin. Weber, 28, was claimed off waivers from the Padres last Sunday.
Roster shuffling is becoming the norm for New York, which on Saturday placed Curtis Granderson on the 15-day disabled list, recalled his presumed replacement -- Brennan Boesch -- from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, and claimed reliever David Huff off waivers from the Indians. The new-look lineup will have a shot at redemption Sunday against Alex Cobb.
The Red Sox put a few more dents in the Green Monster in the eighth inning on Saturday afternoon, breaking through against Indians setup man Vinnie Pestano to deal the Indians a 7-4 loss at Fenway Park.