The Toronto Blue Jays have traded Canadian Brett Lawrie for Josh Donaldson. In the trade, Oakland also acquired left-hander Sean Nolin, right-hander Kendall Graveman and minor league shortstop Franklin Barreto.
Former Disney chief executive Michael Eisner, an unofficial, unpaid adviser to Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, has been working behind the scenes to bring pro football back to the centre of the nation's second largest city.
Pele's condition is improving as he undergoes temporary kidney treatment in an intensive care unit, a Brazilian hospital said Friday. The Albert Einstein hospital said the 74-year-old Pele is "lucid" and breathing normally without any support.