|Group A |
Standings: Williams 3-0 (sets 6-0); Azarenka 1-1 (2-3); Li 1-1 (2-2); Kerber 0-3 (1-6). |
|Group B |
Sara Errani (7), Italy, def. Sam Stosur (9), Australia, 6-3, 2-6, 6-0.
NEW YORK METS--Claimed C Anthony Recker off waivers from Chicago (NL).
PITTSBURGH PIRATES--Claimed RHP Chad Beck off waivers from Toronto and C Ramon Solis from San Diego. Designated C Eric Fryer and INF Jeff Clement for assignment.
ST. LOUIS CARDINALS--Announced bullpen coach Dyar Miller will not be retained for next season.|
MWL--Granted president George H. Spelius a 26-month extension through Dec. 31, 2014.|