The Latest on the MLB All-Star Game (all times ET):12 p.m.
| Boston Red Sox star outfielder Hanley Ramirez is back at home after a three-game absence with a lower-body injury.
The 30-year-old Ramirez was batting .278 with three home runs and 13 RBIs in 32 games with the Boston Red Wings before he was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a back strain.
Ramirez said he felt pain in his back during a game against the Chicago White Sox on Sunday and had to leave the game.
The Red Sox said they were unaware of the injury before he returned to the game, but Ramirez told ESPN he feels great and intends to play.
| Detroit Tigers right-hander Justin Verlander is still on the DL after being hit by a pitch in a game Sunday and has been unable to make it to the mound this week.
The Tigers announced Monday that he is scheduled to be activated from the disabled list Tuesday.
Verlander pitched eight innings against the Cleveland Indians on Sunday, allowing one run and three hits over six innings.
He was 0-1 with a 6.40 ERA in six starts.
| The Dodgers are coming off a 2-0 victory over the Phillies on Monday, but manager Don Mattingly is concerned about how the team will perform against a team with the highest payroll in baseball.
The Dodgers will be coming off its fifth straight losing effort with a 10-3 loss to the Braves on Monday.
Mattingli said it was an opportunity to get back to winning ways and was concerned about the health of the Dodgers starters.
The team is tied with the Astros for the most losses in the NL. 12 pp.m.:The Braves will try to hold off the White Sox in the opener of the NLDS on Monday night at Turner Field.
Atlanta will try for a 3-0 win over the Chicago Cubs at 7:05 p.o.m., while the White Starters will try and extend their winning streak to five games at the Braves’ home ballpark against the White Stockings.
The Braves will face the Dodgers in the second game of the series.
12 pg.m:The Yankees will face off against the Royals on Tuesday night at Yankee Stadium in New York.
It’s the second straight night the Yankees will host a postseason game.
They’ll face the Astros in the first of three games in Texas.
The Yankees will try a comeback win on Tuesday with a 4-3 victory over Toronto.