Robinson Cano playing last games in pinstripes?

by KFFL Staff on September 26, 2013 @ 09:05:00 PDT


First Baseman

1B | Paul Konerko | Chicago White Sox | Injury, Fantasy
Chicago White Sox 1B Paul Konerko (knee) is out of the lineup with a bruised right kneecap Wednesday, Sept. 25, after fouling a pitch off his knee in the game Tuesday, Sept. 24. He thinks he'll be able to play before the season is up.

Second Baseman

2B | Robinson Cano | New York Yankees | Free Agents, Fantasy
The New York Yankees are far apart in initial contract talks with impending free-agent 2B Robinson Cano, with him looking for roughly $305 million over 10 years. People familiar with Cano's thinking believe he'll take the largest offer he receives this winter, regardless of if it's from the Yankees or another team.

2B | Marco Scutaro | San Francisco Giants | Injury, Fantasy
San Francisco Giants 2B Marco Scutaro (pinkie) will undergo surgery to fix a tendon issue in his left pinkie Friday, Sept. 27. He'll have a pin inserted in the finger to speed the healing process. Scutaro hit .297 with two home runs and 31 RBIs in 127 games this year.


SS | Danny Worth | Detroit Tigers | Injury, Transaction
The Detroit Tigers placed SS Danny Worth (shoulder) on the 60-day disabled list Wednesday, Sept. 25.

SS | Jose Iglesias | Detroit Tigers | Injury, Fantasy
The Detroit Tigers are hoping that SS Jose Iglesias (hand) can return to the lineup Friday, Sept. 27, against the Miami Marlins.

SS | Ronny Cedeno | San Diego Padres | Injury, Fantasy
San Diego Padres manager Bud Black said Wednesday, Sept. 25, that he is confident SS Ronny Cedeno (head) will return before the end of the regular season. "He's moving around a little better. Hopefully, he'll get back in there," Black said.

SS | Jean Segura | Milwaukee Brewers | Injury, Fantasy
Milwaukee Brewers SS Jean Segura (hamstring) did not run Wednesday, Sept. 25, due to wet field conditions in Atlanta, but he is hopeful of esting his injury sometime this weekend against the New York Mets.

SS | Jhonny Peralta | Detroit Tigers | Fantasy
The Detroit Tigers will activate SS Jhonny Peralta Friday, Sept. 27, after his 50-game suspension will be up.

SS | Yunel Escobar | Tampa Bay Rays | Injury, Fantasy
Tampa Bay Rays SS Yunel Escobar (ankle) is not in the lineup Wednesday, Sept. 25.

Third Baseman

3B | Aramis Ramirez | Milwaukee Brewers | Injury, Fantasy
Milwaukee Brewers 3B Aramis Ramirez (knee) hurt his knee in the on-field fracas against the Atlanta Braves Wednesday, Sept. 25. He might not return this season. "With four games left, it doesn't look good," Ramirez said.

3B | Cody Asche | Philadelphia Phillies | Fantasy
Philadelphia Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg said 3B Cody Asche is the "leading candidate" to enter next season as the team's starting third baseman. "I'd say come in and be ready to win a job," Sandberg said. "You've shown you can play here. You've shown you can play at this level. Come in and be ready to take the job." 3B Maikel Franco had a great minor league season but has yet to play above Class A.

3B | Manny Machado | Baltimore Orioles | Injury, Fantasy
Baltimore Orioles 3B Manny Machado (knee) will receive a second opinion Monday, Sept. 30, after tearing the medial patellofemoral ligament in his left knee Monday, Sept. 23. Machado is hoping to avoid surgery through rest and rehab.


C | Welington Castillo | Chicago Cubs | Injury, Transaction, Fantasy
The Chicago Cubs placed C Welington Castillo (knee) on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday, Sept. 25.

C | Yorvit Torrealba | Colorado Rockies | Injury, Fantasy
Colorado Rockies C Yorvit Torrealba (thumb) left the game Wednesday, Sept. 25, against the Boston Red Sox due to a right thumb injury.


OF | Andre Ethier | Los Angeles Dodgers | Injury, Fantasy
Updating previous reports, Los Angeles Dodgers OF Andre Ethier (ankle) underwent MRI and CT scans on his ankle but will be able to continue to hit and throw in the meantime. He won't be cleared to return to action until he can run the bases without pain. "Yeah, I'm a little worried about him, just because it didn't look very good yesterday and he wasn't running very hard when it happened," manager Don Mattingly said. Ethier said he is day-to-day and could return Thursday, Sept. 26.

OF | Will Venable | San Diego Padres | Injury, Fantasy
San Diego Padres OF Will Venable (abdominal) was able to return to the lineup Wednesday, Sept. 25, against the Arizona Diamondbacks. He had missed the past two games due to an abdominal injury.

OF | Oswaldo Arcia | Minnesota Twins | Injury, Fantasy
Updating a previous report, Minnesota Twins OF Oswaldo Arcia (knee) had an MRI Wednesday, Sept. 25, on his knee, and results were clean. He has no structural damage, and is considered day to day.

OF | Carlos Gomez | Milwaukee Brewers | Fantasy
Milwaukee Brewers OF Carlos Gomez hit a home run Wednesday, Sept. 25, against the Atlanta Braves, and then posed, drawing the ire of Braves C Brian McCann. The catcher did not let Gomez touch home plate when he came around, and a benches-clearing heated discussion between the two teams ensued.

OF | Rajai Davis | Toronto Blue Jays | Fantasy
Toronto Blue Jays OF Rajai Davis (personal) might leave the team soon for the birth of his first child. Manager John Gibbons said it is possible the team would add an outfielder.

OF | Moises Sierra | Toronto Blue Jays | Injury, Fantasy
Toronto Blue Jays OF Moises Sierra (ankle) is listed as day to day after spraining his left ankle Tuesday, Sept. 24. Manager John Gibbons feels Sierra might be ready to return Thursday, Sept. 26.

OF | Michael Bourn | Cleveland Indians | Injury, Fantasy
Cleveland Indians OF Michael Bourn's (wrist) injury is not expected to be serious, but the team is being cautious with him with only five games left in the regular season. "I know where we're at in the standings and all that," manager Terry Francona said. "But I think we're best served by letting him get some treatment so when he does play he can be Bournie and not part Bournie, but I love his attitude. He's a tough little kid, man."

OF | Jason Pridie | Baltimore Orioles | Injury, Transaction
The Baltimore Orioles recalled OF Jason Pridie from Triple-A Norfolk Wednesday, Sept. 25. OF Chris Dickerson (hamstring) underwent an MRI exam on his sore right hamstring and has not been able to play.

OF | Jacoby Ellsbury | Boston Red Sox | Injury, Fantasy
Boston Red Sox OF Jacoby Ellsbury (foot) is back in the lineup Wednesday, Sept. 25, but C Mike Napoli (foot) will miss his fourth straight contest.

OF | Desmond Jennings | Tampa Bay Rays | Injury, Fantasy
Tampa Bay Rays OF Desmond Jennings (hamstring) felt good while doing some light running Wednesday, Sept. 25, and is hoping to return to the lineup soon.

Starting Pitcher

SP | CC Sabathia | New York Yankees | Injury, Transaction, Fantasy,
The New York Yankees put SP CC Sabathia (hamstring) on the 60-day disabled list with a strained left hamstring Wednesday, Sept. 25, and activated DH Travis Hafner (shoulder) from the 60-day DL in a corresponding move.

SP | Kyle Lohse | Milwaukee Brewers | Fantasy,
Milwaukee Brewers SP Kyle Lohse earned a $350,000 bonus in his start Wednesday, Sept. 25, against the Atlanta Braves when he reached 190 innings for the season.

SP | Kyle Drabek | Toronto Blue Jays | Injury, Fantasy,
Toronto Blue Jays RP Kyle Drabek (ankle) was hit by a comebacker Wednesday, Sept. 25, and forced from his appearance. X-rays were negative, and he has a bone bruise on his right ankle.

SP | Roy Halladay | Philadelphia Phillies | Free Agents, Fantasy,
The Philadelphia Phillies are open to the idea of re-signing free-agent-to-be SP Roy Halladay, despite his uncertain future when it comes to injuries. "I guess I don't think that way," general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. said. "I try not to think in absolutes with him. If we think he's going to be a viable possibility for us, we'd like to try to bring him back. I'd like to think it's not the last we'll see of Doc." Halladay went 2-1 with a 4.55 ERA in six starts since coming off the disabled list.

Relief Pitcher

RP | Sergio Santos | Toronto Blue Jays | Fantasy,
Toronto Blue Jays RP Sergio Santos has not allowed a run over the past 13 innings, and he hasn't even allowed a hit over the past 11 1/3 innings.

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