Norichika Aoki

Milwaukee Brewers’ Norichika Aoki runs to first after hitting a single during the third inning of a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)…

Zach McAllister, Terry Francona

Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Zach McAllister hands the ball to Indians manager Terry Francona in the fifth inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, in Cleveland. McAllister pitched 4 and 2/3 innings and gave up five…

Francisco Liriano

Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Francisco Liriano throws during the third inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)…

Shane Victorino, Alex Avila

Boston Red Sox’s Shane Victorino slides into home plate, beating the tag bu Detroit Tigers catcher Alex Avila, to score by on from third on a sacrifice fly ball by Dustin Pedroia in the fifth inning of a…

Manny Machado, Yan Gomes

Baltimore Orioles’ Manny Machado watches his three-run home run off Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Zach McAllister in the fifth inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, in Cleveland. J.J. Hardy and Brian Roberts scored. Indians catcher…

Brett Lawrie, Adam Eaton, Greg Gibson

Toronto Blue Jays’ Brett Lawrie, bottom, watches a ball hit by Arizona Diamondbacks’ Willie Bloomquist go foul, as Diamondbacks’ Adam Eaton, left, and umpire Greg Gibson look on in the 10th inning of a baseball game, on Wednesday,…

Munenori Kawasaki

Toronto Blue Jays’ Munenori Kawasaki, of Japan, walks back to the dugout after striking out against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the eighth inning of a baseball game, on Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, in Phoenix. The Diamondbacks defeated the…

Connick: Expect the unexpected from ‘Idol’ team

BOSTON (AP) — The newest “American Idol” judge has said at a Boston tryout for the Fox show’s upcoming season fans should “expect the unexpected.” Harry Connick Jr. joins Jennifer Lopez and Keith Urban on the reality show.…

Kristi Toliver, Lindsay Whalen

Los Angeles Sparks guard Kristi Toliver (20) pushes the ball downcourt past Minnesota Lynx guard Lindsay Whalen (13) in the first half of a WNBA basketball game on Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Stacy Bengs)…

Robinson Cano

New York Yankees’ Robinson Cano blows a bubble as he rounds the bases after hitting a home run during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, at Yankee Stadium…

Salvador Perez

Seattle Mariners third baseman Kyle Seager is forced out at home by Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez after he tried to score on a double by Kendrys Morales during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday,…

Kyle Seager

Seattle Mariners third baseman Kyle Seager, left, is tagged out at home by Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez after he tried to score on a double by Kendrys Morales in the first inning of a baseball game…

Victoria Azarenka

Victoria Azarenka, of Belarus, returns a shot to Daniela Hantuchova, of Slovakia, during a quarterfinal match at the 2013 U.S. Open tennis tournament Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, in New York. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)…

Bronson Arroyo, Ryan Hanigan

Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Bronson Arroyo,left, talks with catcher Ryan Hanigan in the fourth inning of a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals, Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)…

Erik Johnson

Chicago White Sox pitcher Erik Johnson delivers the ball to the New York Yankees during the fourth inning Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, at Yankee Stadium in New York. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)…

Khris Davis

Milwaukee Brewers’ Khris Davis hits a two-run home run during the second inning of a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates, Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)…