MLB Fantasy News


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2014/07/21
SP
Alvarez, Henderson
MIA
Miami Marlins SP Henderson Alvarez (shin) may be able to make his next scheduled start, depending on how his injured shin feels over the next few days.
2014/07/21
SS
Aybar, Erick
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SS Erick Aybar (groin) is not in the starting lineup Monday, July 21, because of a sore groin. Aybar has missed the last three games.
2014/07/21
SP
Beckett, Josh
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers SP Josh Beckett (hip) will be the starting pitcher Tuesday, July 22, according manager Don Mattingly.
2014/07/21
1B
Belt, Brandon
SF
San Francisco Giants SP Matt Cain (elbow) was placed on the 15-day disabled list with right elbow inflammation. 1B Brandon Belt (concussion) was placed on the 7-day disabled list. 3B Adam Duvall and RP George Kontos were recalled from Triple-A Fresno. The team announced P Yusmeiro Petit will start in place of Cain Tuesday, July 22.
2014/07/21
RP
Benoit, Joaquin
SD
San Diego Padres RP Joaquin Benoit is drawing trade interest from the Cleveland Indians.
2014/07/21
C
Bethancourt, Christian
ATL
The Atlanta Braves have activated C Evan Gattis (back) from the 15-day disabled list. The team also optioned C Christian Bethancourt to Triple-A Gwinnett.
2014/07/21
OF
Bruce, Jay
CIN
Cincinnati Reds OF Jay Bruce is not in the starting lineup Monday, July 21. Bruce is hitless in his last 15 at-bats.
2014/07/21
OF
Buxton, Byron
MIN
Updating a previous report, Minnesota Twins OF Byron Buxton (wrist) had X-rays on his ailing right wrist Monday, July 21, and the results were negative.
2014/07/21
SP
Cain, Matt
SF
San Francisco Giants SP Matt Cain (elbow) was placed on the 15-day disabled list with right elbow inflammation. 1B Brandon Belt (concussion) was placed on the 7-day disabled list. 3B Adam Duvall and RP George Kontos were recalled from Triple-A Fresno. The team announced P Yusmeiro Petit will start in place of Cain Tuesday, July 22.
2014/07/21
SP
Cain, Matt
SF
San Francisco Giants SP Matt Cain (elbow) said an MRI done on his elbow did not show and structural damage and does not think he will need surgery on the elbow now or in the offseason. Cain received a cortisone shot before the All-Star break, but his elbow was still sore when the played catch. He is not sure when he will be able to rejoin the starting rotation.
2014/07/21
C
Clevenger, Steve
BAL
The Baltimore Orioles have recalled SP Bud Norris from Double-A Bowie. The team also optioned C Steve Clevenger to Triple-A Norfolk.
2014/07/21
SP
Cole, Gerrit
PIT
Pittsburgh Pirates SP Gerrit Cole (lat) is scheduled to throw a simulated game Wednesday, July 23, according to manager Clint Hurdle.
2014/07/21
OF
Culberson, Charlie
COL
The Colorado Rockies have placed 1B Justin Morneau (neck) on the 15-day disabled list because of a neck strain.
2014/07/21
3B
Duvall, Adam
SF
San Francisco Giants SP Matt Cain (elbow) was placed on the 15-day disabled list with right elbow inflammation. 1B Brandon Belt (concussion) was placed on the 7-day disabled list. 3B Adam Duvall and RP George Kontos were recalled from Triple-A Fresno. The team announced P Yusmeiro Petit will start in place of Cain Tuesday, July 22.
2014/07/21
1B
Encarnacion, Edwin
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays 1B Edwin Encarnacion (quadriceps) is scheduled to take batting practice and field ground balls in Florida Tuesday, July 22.
2014/07/21
C
Gattis, Evan
ATL
The Atlanta Braves have activated C Evan Gattis (back) from the 15-day disabled list. The team also optioned C Christian Bethancourt to Triple-A Gwinnett.
2014/07/21
SP
Jimenez, Ubaldo
BAL
Baltimore Orioles SP Ubaldo Jimenez (ankle) will have to throw at least one more bullpen session before he is ready to make a rehab start, according to manager Buck Showalter.
2014/07/21
RP
Kontos, George
SF
San Francisco Giants SP Matt Cain (elbow) was placed on the 15-day disabled list with right elbow inflammation. 1B Brandon Belt (concussion) was placed on the 7-day disabled list. 3B Adam Duvall and RP George Kontos were recalled from Triple-A Fresno. The team announced P Yusmeiro Petit will start in place of Cain Tuesday, July 22.
2014/07/21
SP
Lee, Cliff
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies SP Cliff Lee (elbow) allowed six runs and 12 hits over 5 2/3 innings in a loss Monday, July 21, against the San Francisco Giants. He had been 5-0 with a 0.88 ERA in six career games against the Giants previous to Monday's outing. If he show's he is healthy and pitches effectively, he is a prime candidate for a trade before the July 31 non-waiver deadline.
2014/07/21
SP
Lee, Cliff
PHI
The Philadelphia Phillies have activated SP Cliff Lee (elbow) from the 60-day disabled list.
2014/07/21
SP
Lee, Cliff
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies SP Cliff Lee will be able to block a trade to the New York Yankees, because the Yankees are one of the teams on his no-trade list.
2014/07/21
1B
Lind, Adam
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays 1B Adam Lind (foot) is scheduled to take batting practice in Florida Tuesday, July 22.
2014/07/21
SP
Masterson, Justin
CLE
Cleveland Indians SP Justin Masterson (knee) is scheduled to make another rehab start Friday, July 25.
2014/07/21
3B
McGehee, Casey
MIA
Miami Marlins OF Giancarlo Stanton and 3B Casey McGehee won't be traded at the trade deadline, according to general manager Daniel Jennings.
2014/07/21
1B
Morneau, Justin
COL
The Colorado Rockies have placed 1B Justin Morneau (neck) on the 15-day disabled list because of a neck strain.
2014/07/21
SP
Norris, Bud
BAL
The Baltimore Orioles have recalled SP Bud Norris from Double-A Bowie. The team also optioned C Steve Clevenger to Triple-A Norfolk.
2014/07/21
DH
Ortiz, David
BOS
Boston Red Sox DH David Ortiz entered the game Monday, July 21, against the Toronto Blue Jays on a 1-for-13 slide, and he was hitless in 11 straight at-bats until his third plate appearance Monday. He broke out with a pair of homers and he passed Carl Yastrzemski for 35th place on the all-time homers list with 453.
2014/07/21
2B
Pedroia, Dustin
BOS
Boston Red Sox 2B Dustin Pedroia was the only starter to go without a hit in the team's 14-1 romp against the Toronto Blue Jays Monday, July 21, at Rogers Centre.
2014/07/21
OF
Pence, Hunter
SF
San Francisco Giants OF Hunter Pence went 3-for-5 with a triple, run scored, two RBI and a stolen base Monday, July 21, against the Philadelphia Phillies. Pence leads the National League with 37 multi-hit games.
2014/07/21
SP
Petit, Yusmeiro
SF
San Francisco Giants SP Yusmeiro Petit will remain in the starting rotation until SP Matt Cain (elbow) is ready to return, according to manager Bruce Bochy.
2014/07/21
SP
Petit, Yusmeiro
SF
San Francisco Giants SP Matt Cain (elbow) was placed on the 15-day disabled list with right elbow inflammation. 1B Brandon Belt (concussion) was placed on the 7-day disabled list. 3B Adam Duvall and RP George Kontos were recalled from Triple-A Fresno. The team announced P Yusmeiro Petit will start in place of Cain Tuesday, July 22.
2014/07/21
OF
Puig, Yasiel
LAD
Updating previous reports, Los Angeles Dodgers SS Hanley Ramirez (hand) and Yasiel Puig (hand) both underwent X-rays on their injured hands Monday, July 21, and the X-rays on both came back negative.
2014/07/21
OF
Puig, Yasiel
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers OF Yasiel Puig (hand) is not in the starting lineup Monday, July 21.
2014/07/21
OF
Puig, Yasiel
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers OF Yasiel Puig (hand) is scheduled to undergo an X-ray on his injured hand Monday, July 21. Puig may be available to pinch hit during the game Monday.
2014/07/21
SS
Ramirez, Hanley
LAD
Updating previous reports, Los Angeles Dodgers SS Hanley Ramirez (hand) and Yasiel Puig (hand) both underwent X-rays on their injured hands Monday, July 21, and the X-rays on both came back negative.
2014/07/21
SS
Ramirez, Hanley
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers SS Hanley Ramirez (hand) left the game Sunday, July 20, after being hit on the left hand by a pitch. X-rays were negative.
2014/07/21
SS
Ramirez, Hanley
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers SS Hanley Ramirez (hand) is not in the starting lineup Monday, July 21.
2014/07/21
SS
Ramirez, Hanley
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers SS Hanley Ramirez (hand) is scheduled to undergo an X-ray on his injured hand Monday, July 21. Ramirez will not be available to play Monday.
2014/07/21
OF
Reddick, Josh
OAK
Oakland Athletics OF Josh Reddick (knee) is expected to come off the 15-day disabled list Tuesday, July 22, manager Bob Melvin indicated Monday, July 21.
2014/07/21
OF
Rios, Alex
TEX
Texas Rangers OF Alex Rios is believed to be a trade target for the Kansas City Royals.
2014/07/21
C
Ruiz, Carlos
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies C Carlos Ruiz (concussion) could return to the team at the end of this week if there are no setbacks, according to manager Ryne Sandberg.
2014/07/21
OF
Stanton, Giancarlo
MIA
Miami Marlins OF Giancarlo Stanton and 3B Casey McGehee won't be traded at the trade deadline, according to general manager Daniel Jennings.
2014/07/21
1B
Teixeira, Mark
NYY
New York Yankees 1B Mark Teixeira (lat) is expected to miss three to four days because of a mild lat strain, according to manager Joe Girardi. Teixeira is not expected to go on the 15-day disabled list at this point.
2014/07/21
SS
Tulowitzki, Troy
COL
Colorado Rockies SS Troy Tulowitzki (thigh) is not in the starting lineup Monday, July 21.
2014/07/21
2B
Uggla, Dan
SF
The San Francisco Giants have signed free-agent 2B Dan Uggla (Braves). Terms of the contract were not disclosed.
2014/07/21
SP
Wacha, Michael
STL
St. Louis Cardinals SP Michael Wacha (shoulder) will increase his pre-throwing program Tuesday, July 22, and could start throwing in two weeks, according to general manager John Mozeliak. Mozeliak said the team was encouraged by the results of Wacha's MRI and CT scan. Mozeliak said Wacha could return to the team at some point during September.