MLB Fantasy News


Updated Pos Player Tm Latest Information
2017/08/16
1B
Aguilar, Jesus
MIL
Milwaukee Brewers 1B Eric Thames, SS Orlando Arcia and OF Ryan Braun are not in the lineup against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday, Aug. 16. 1B Jesus Aguilar, INF/OF Hernan Perez and 2B/SS Eric Sogard will get starts at first base, shortstop and in left field, respectively.
2017/08/15
SP
Anderson, Chase
MIL
Milwaukee Brewers RHP Chase Anderson (oblique) will be activated from the disabled list Sunday, Aug. 20, and will start against the Colorado Rockies. Anderson has been on the DL since June 29.
2017/08/15
SS
Arcia, Orlando
MIL
Milwaukee Brewers SS Orlando Arcia (back) was held out of the lineup Tuesday, Aug. 15, due to back spasms.
2017/08/16
SS
Arcia, Orlando
MIL
Milwaukee Brewers 1B Eric Thames, SS Orlando Arcia and OF Ryan Braun are not in the lineup against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday, Aug. 16. 1B Jesus Aguilar, INF/OF Hernan Perez and 2B/SS Eric Sogard will get starts at first base, shortstop and in left field, respectively.
2017/08/16
1B
Bellinger, Cody
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers 1B Cody Bellinger, C Yasmani Grandal and OF Joc Pederson are not in the starting lineup against the Chicago White Sox Wednesday, Aug. 16.
2017/08/16
OF
Benintendi, Andrew
BOS
Boston Red Sox OF Andrew Benintendi (knee) is in the starting lineup Wednesday, Aug. 16, despite leaving the game early Tuesday, Aug. 15, after being hit by a pitch in the left knee.
2017/08/15
OF
Benintendi, Andrew
BOS
Boston Red Sox OF Andrew Benintendi (knee) exited the game Tuesday, Aug. 15, against the St. Louis Cardinals in the fifth inning after taking a pitch off his left knee. The team called his removal "precautionary" and is hopeful he will be able to play Wednesday, Aug. 16.
2017/08/16
SP
Bergman, Christian
SEA
Seattle Mariners RHP Christian Bergman was outrighted to Class AAA Tacoma Wednesday, Aug. 16.
2017/08/15
1B
Bird, Greg
NYY
New York Yankees 1B Greg Bird (ankle) is set to play five innings for Class AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Wednesday, Aug. 16.
2017/08/16
RP
Blazek, Michael
MIL
Milwaukee Brewers RHP Michael Blazek cleared waivers and was sent outright to Class AAA Colorado Springs Wednesday, August 16.
2017/08/16
OF
Braun, Ryan
MIL
Milwaukee Brewers 1B Eric Thames, SS Orlando Arcia and OF Ryan Braun are not in the lineup against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday, Aug. 16. 1B Jesus Aguilar, INF/OF Hernan Perez and 2B/SS Eric Sogard will get starts at first base, shortstop and in left field, respectively.
2017/08/15
1B
Cabrera, Miguel
DET
Detroit Tigers 1B Miguel Cabrera (back, hip) returned to the starting lineup Tuesday, Aug. 15, after missing the previous two games.
2017/08/15
SS
Calixte, Orlando
SF
San Francisco Giants 2B Joe Panik (concussion) was placed on the seven-day concussion list Tuesday, Aug. 15. In a corresponding move, INF/OF Orlando Calixte was recalled from Class AAA Sacramento.
2017/08/15
C
Cervelli, Francisco
PIT
Pittsburgh Pirates C Francisco Cervelli (hand) did not play Tuesday, Aug. 15, as he continues to deal with hand/wrist discomfort that forced him from the game on Sunday, Aug. 12.
2017/08/15
RP
Chapman, Aroldis
NYY
New York Yankees LHP Aroldis Chapman (hamstring) appeared hobbled after breaking to cover first base on the final play of the game Tuesday, Aug. 15. After the game, however, Chapman indicated there was "nothing to worry about," and manager Joe Girardi indicated no tests were scheduled.
2017/08/16
RP
Chapman, Aroldis
NYY
New York Yankees LHP Aroldis Chapman (hamstring) isn't available for the team's game Wednesday, August 16, against the New York Mets. The team is having him go through "some tests."
2017/08/15
OF
Chisenhall, Lonnie
CLE
Cleveland Indians OF Lonnie Chisenhall (calf) began a rehab assignment with Class AAA Columbus Tuesday, Aug. 15. The team wants Chisenhall to play both corner outfield spots before being activated, according to manager Terry Francona.
2017/08/15
SP
Cueto, Johnny
SF
San Francisco Giants RHP Johnny Cueto (blister) worked a 25-pitch bullpen session Tuesday, Aug. 15.
2017/08/16
P
Dayton, Grant
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers LHP Grant Dayton (neck) will begin a rehab assignment this weekend, though it is not known yet which farm club he'll start with. The plan is for Dayton to log five outings before he is activated.
2017/08/16
OF
De Aza, Alejandro
WSH
Washington Nationals OF Brian Goodwin (groin) was placed on the 10-day disabled list Wednesday, Aug. 16, with a left groin strain. In a corresponding move, OF Alejandro De Aza was recalled from Class AAA Syracuse.
2017/08/16
OF
Duvall, Adam
CIN
Cincinnati Reds OF Adam Duvall is not in the starting lineup against the Chicago Cubs Wednesday, Aug. 16.
2017/08/16
SS
Flores, Wilmer
NYM
New York Mets SS Jose Reyes (ribs) and 3B Wilmer Flores (ribs) are not starting Wednesday, Aug. 16, due to strained left rib cage muscles.
2017/08/16
3B
Frazier, Todd
NYY
New York Yankees 3B Todd Frazier is not in the starting lineup against the New York Mets Wednesday, Aug. 16.
2017/08/16
OF
Gentry, Craig
BAL
Baltimore Orioles OF Adam Jones is not in the lineup versus the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday, Aug. 16. OF Craig Gentry will get the nod in center field instead.
2017/08/15
OF
Gomez, Carlos
TEX
Texas Rangers OF Carlos Gomez (illness) did not play for the second straight game Tuesday, Aug. 15, as he wasn't feeling well.
2017/08/16
OF
Gomez, Carlos
TEX
Texas Rangers OF Carlos Gomez (illness) is not in the starting lineup against the Detroit Tigers Wednesday, Aug. 16.
2017/08/15
1B
Gonzalez, Adrian
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers 1B Adrian Gonzalez (back) is expected to come off the disabled list "sometime this weekend," according to manager Dave Roberts.
2017/08/16
OF
Goodwin, Brian
WSH
Washington Nationals OF Brian Goodwin (groin) was placed on the 10-day disabled list Wednesday, Aug. 16, with a left groin strain. In a corresponding move, OF Alejandro De Aza was recalled from Class AAA Syracuse.
2017/08/16
C
Grandal, Yasmani
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers 1B Cody Bellinger, C Yasmani Grandal and OF Joc Pederson are not in the starting lineup against the Chicago White Sox Wednesday, Aug. 16.
2017/08/16
GM
Hahn, Rick
CWS
Chicago White Sox general manager Rick Hahn and executive vice president Kenny Williams received undisclosed contract extensions recently.
2017/08/15
SP
Harvey, Matt
NYM
New York Mets RHP Matt Harvey (shoulder) is scheduled to pitch for Class A Brooklyn on Wednesday, Aug. 16.
2017/08/16
OF
Heredia, Guillermo
SEA
Seattle Mariners OF Guillermo Heredia (forearm) had to leave the game Wednesday, August 16, against the Baltimore Orioles after he was hit on the right forearm by a pitch from RHP Ubaldo Jimenez. He was replaced by OF Jarrod Dyson in center field.
2017/08/16
OF
Jones, Adam
BAL
Baltimore Orioles OF Adam Jones is not in the lineup versus the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday, Aug. 16. OF Craig Gentry will get the nod in center field instead.
2017/08/16
SP
Kershaw, Clayton
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers LHP Clayton Kershaw (back) is set to throw another simulated game Monday, August 21.
2017/08/16
RP
Madson, Ryan
WSH
Updating a previous story, Washington Nationals RHP Ryan Madson (finger) has a problem with a finger on his throwing hand. Manager Dusty Baker initially believed Madson was dealing with a blister; Baker told reporters Wednesday, Aug. 16, the club was "analyzing it now" when asked about it.
2017/08/15
RP
Madson, Ryan
WSH
Washington Nationals RHP Ryan Madson (blister) was unavailable Tuesday, Aug. 15, due to a blister.
2017/08/16
1B
Martinez, Victor
DET
Detroit Tigers 1B Victor Martinez is not in the starting lineup against the Texas Rangers Wednesday, Aug.
2017/08/15
SP
McCullers, Lance
HOU
Houston Astros RHP Lance McCullers (back) threw a bullpen session Monday, Aug. 14, and is scheduled to throw another one later this week.
2017/08/15
C
Mesoraco, Devin
CIN
Updating a previous report, Cincinnati Reds C Devin Mesoraco (foot) will miss three to six weeks with a broken bone in his left foot, according to manager Bryan Price.
2017/08/15
RP
Miller, Andrew
CLE
Updating a previous report, Cleveland Indians LHP Andrew Miller (knee) will make a rehab appearance Wednesday, Aug. 16, and will then be activated from the disabled list Friday, Aug. 18.
2017/08/16
P
Moll, Sam
OAK
Colorado Rockies LHP Sam Moll was traded to the Oakland Athletics in exchange for a player to be named later or cash considerations Wednesday, Aug. 16.
2017/08/15
OF
Nava, Daniel
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies INF/OF Daniel Nava (back) was placed on the 10-day disabled list Tuesday, Aug. 15, with a lower back strain. In a corresponding move, INF/OF Cam Perkins was recalled from Class AAA Lehigh Valley.
2017/08/15
2B
Panik, Joe
SF
San Francisco Giants 2B Joe Panik (concussion) was placed on the seven-day concussion list Tuesday, Aug. 15. In a corresponding move, INF/OF Orlando Calixte was recalled from Class AAA Sacramento.
2017/08/16
OF
Pederson, Joc
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers 1B Cody Bellinger, C Yasmani Grandal and OF Joc Pederson are not in the starting lineup against the Chicago White Sox Wednesday, Aug. 16.
2017/08/15
2B
Pedroia, Dustin
BOS
Boston Red Sox 2B Dustin Pedroia (knee) is doing exercises to stabilize his left knee, but manager John Farrell believes he'll be on the disabled list longer than the required 10 days.
2017/08/16
3B
Perez, Hernan
MIL
Milwaukee Brewers 1B Eric Thames, SS Orlando Arcia and OF Ryan Braun are not in the lineup against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday, Aug. 16. 1B Jesus Aguilar, INF/OF Hernan Perez and 2B/SS Eric Sogard will get starts at first base, shortstop and in left field, respectively.
2017/08/15
OF
Perkins, Cam
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies INF/OF Daniel Nava (back) was placed on the 10-day disabled list Tuesday, Aug. 15, with a lower back strain. In a corresponding move, INF/OF Cam Perkins was recalled from Class AAA Lehigh Valley.
2017/08/16
2B
Pirela, Jose
SD
San Diego Padres OF Jose Pirela is not in the lineup versus the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday, Aug. 16. INF/OF Cory Spangenberg will take his place in left field.
2017/08/16
P
Pivetta, Nick
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies RHP Nick Pivetta was optioned to Class AAA Lehigh Valley Wednesday, August 16.
2017/08/16
SS
Reyes, Jose
NYM
New York Mets SS Jose Reyes (ribs) and 3B Wilmer Flores (ribs) are not starting Wednesday, Aug. 16, due to strained left rib cage muscles.
2017/08/15
SP
Sabathia, CC
NYY
New York Yankees LHP CC Sabathia (knee) is scheduled to throw a bullpen session Wednesday, Aug. 16, and if all goes well he could be activated from the disabled list in time to start during the team's weekend series against the Boston Red Sox.
2017/08/16
SP
Sanchez, Anibal
DET
Detroit Tigers RHP Anibal Sanchez (hamstring) had to leave his start Wednesday, August 16, versus the Texas Rangers due to tightness in his left hamstring.
2017/08/15
SP
Santiago, Hector
MIN
Minnesota Twins RHP Hector Santiago (back) was pulled from a rehab assignment due to upper thoracic back pain. The team is conducting additional tests to try and determine why Santiago has not been able to sufficiently heal from the injury.
2017/08/16
3B
Seager, Kyle
SEA
Seattle Mariners 3B Kyle Seager (illness) is absent from the lineup for a second straight game against the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday, Aug. 16. 1B Danny Valencia will draw a rare start at third base in his absence.
2017/08/16
SP
Smith, Josh
OAK
Oakland Athletics RHP Josh Smith was optioned to Class AAA Nashville on Wednesday, Aug. 16.
2017/08/16
2B
Sogard, Eric
MIL
Milwaukee Brewers 1B Eric Thames, SS Orlando Arcia and OF Ryan Braun are not in the lineup against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday, Aug. 16. 1B Jesus Aguilar, INF/OF Hernan Perez and 2B/SS Eric Sogard will get starts at first base, shortstop and in left field, respectively.
2017/08/16
OF
Souza, Steven
TB
Tampa Bay Rays OF Steven Souza is not in the starting lineup against the Toronto Blue Jays Wednesday, Aug. 16.
2017/08/16
2B
Spangenberg, Cory
SD
San Diego Padres OF Jose Pirela is not in the lineup versus the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday, Aug. 16. INF/OF Cory Spangenberg will take his place in left field.
2017/08/15
SP
Strasburg, Stephen
WSH
Washington Nationals RHP Stephen Strasburg (elbow) is reportedly on track to come off the disabled list and will make a start this weekend versus the San Diego Padres, according to MASN's Mark Zuckerman.
2017/08/15
SP
Syndergaard, Noah
NYM
New York Mets RHP Noah Syndergaard (lat) tossed 20 pitches before the team's game Tuesday, Aug. 15, which marked the first time he has thrown off a mound since tearing his lat in late April.
2017/08/16
SP
Tanaka, Masahiro
NYY
New York Yankees RHP Masahiro Tanaka (shoulder) is scheduled to throw a bullpen session Thursday, August 17. If all goes well, he should be able to return next week against the Detroit Tigers.
2017/08/16
1B
Thames, Eric
MIL
Milwaukee Brewers 1B Eric Thames, SS Orlando Arcia and OF Ryan Braun are not in the lineup against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday, Aug. 16. 1B Jesus Aguilar, INF/OF Hernan Perez and 2B/SS Eric Sogard will get starts at first base, shortstop and in left field, respectively.
2017/08/15
SS
Turner, Trea
WSH
Washington Nationals SS Trea Turner (wrist) took part in batting practice Tuesday, Aug. 15, for the first time since fracturing his wrist and reported feeling "great" afterwards. Since Turner has experienced no setbacks fielding, throwing or running, he is expected to begin a rehab assignment shortly.
2017/08/16
SS
Turner, Trea
WSH
Washington Nationals SS Trea Turner (wrist) was transferred from the 10-day disabled list to the 60-day DL on Wednesday, Aug. 16.
2017/08/16
1B
Valencia, Danny
SEA
Seattle Mariners 3B Kyle Seager (illness) is absent from the lineup for a second straight game against the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday, Aug. 16. 1B Danny Valencia will draw a rare start at third base in his absence.
2017/08/15
C
Vogt, Stephen
MIL
Milwaukee Brewers C Stephen Vogt (knee) is expected to play two more games for Class AAA Colorado Springs and could return during the team's upcoming weekend series against the Colorado Rockies.
2017/08/16
SP
Weaver, Jered
RET
San Diego Padres RHP Jered Weaver announced his retirement Wednesday, Aug. 16.
2017/08/16
TO
Williams, Kenny
CWS
Chicago White Sox general manager Rick Hahn and executive vice president Kenny Williams received undisclosed contract extensions recently.
2017/08/16
2B
Zobrist, Ben
CHC
Chicago Cubs 2B Ben Zobrist (neck) is in the starting lineup against the Cincinnati Reds Wednesday, Aug. 16.