MLB Fantasy News


Updated Pos Player Tm Latest Information
2015/03/28
1B
Alonso, Yonder
SD
San Diego Padres 1B Yonder Alonso hit second in the lineup Thursday, March 26, and Friday, March 27, going 5-for-5 with a walk, and manager Bud Black said he could bat Alonso in the No. 2 spot against right-handed pitching this season.
2015/03/28
RP
Betances, Dellin
NYY
New York Yankees RP Dellin Betances has a 7.11 ERA in seven appearances this spring, and he has allowed at least one run in every appearance.
2015/03/28
SP
Cobb, Alex
TB
Tampa Bay Rays SP Alex Cobb (forearm) has been cleared to start throwing again and will play catch from 60 to 75 feet Saturday, March 28.
2015/03/28
OF
Dickerson, Corey
COL
Colorado Rockies OF Corey Dickerson (back) left the game Saturday, March 28, with lower back tightness.
2015/03/28
SP
Garcia, Jaime
STL
St. Louis Cardinals SP Jaime Garcia (shoulder) was scratched from his start Sunday, March 29, before of discomfort in his problematic left shoulder.
2015/03/28
OF
Gonzalez, Carlos
COL
Colorado Rockies OF Carlos Gonzalez (knee) was removed from a Cactus League game against the San Diego Padres Friday, March 27, because of soreness in his surgically-repaired left knee. He began experiencing pain after catching a fly ball off the bat of 3B Will Middlebrooks in the third inning but remained in the game for his next at-bat before leaving. Gonzalez claimed the injury was "nothing major," although he is scheduled to be re-evaluated Saturday, March 28.
2015/03/28
SS
Gregorius, Didi
NYY
New York Yankees SS Didi Gregorius (wrist) injured his left wrist on a diving attempt Saturday, March 28, but X-rays were negative. Gregorius will be out until at least Wednesday, April 2.
2015/03/28
SS
Hardy, J.J.
BAL
Baltimore Orioles SS J.J. Hardy (shoulder) said his shoulder is sore after colliding with 2B Jonathan Schoop during a spring training game Friday, March 27. He said he is not sure if he will need more tests on his shoulder or if he will play in one of the split-squad games Sunday, March 29.
2015/03/28
SS
Hardy, J.J.
BAL
Updating a previous report, Baltimore Orioles SS J.J. Hardy (shoulder) will undergo an MRA exam on his left shoulder Monday, March 30. The procedure will involve injecting dye into the shoulder to determine if he has sustained a new injury. In a best-case scenario, Hardy would not be able to resume playing before Tuesday, March 31.
2015/03/28
OF
Hicks, Aaron
MIN
Minnesota Twins OF Aaron Hicks was optioned to Triple-A Rochester Saturday, March 28.
2015/03/28
GM
Huntington, Neal
PIT
Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jung-ho Kang will break camp with the parent club despite a .111 spring average. General manager Neal Huntington told reporters the club had seen some good things from Kang.
2015/03/28
SP
Iwakuma, Hisashi
SEA
Seattle Mariners SP Hisashi Iwakuma (finger) is dealing with a little blister on his finger that kept him from throwing as many splitters Saturday, March 28.
2015/03/28
SS
Kang, Jung-Ho
PIT
Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jung-ho Kang will break camp with the parent club despite a .111 spring average. General manager Neal Huntington told reporters the club had seen some good things from Kang.
2015/03/28
RP
League, Brandon
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers RP Brandon League (shoulder) will miss at least two months with a right shoulder injury.
2015/03/28
SP
Martinez, Carlos
STL
St. Louis Cardinals SP Carlos Martinez is likely to be named the No. 5 starter after SP Jaime Garcia (shoulder) was scratched from his start Sunday, March 29.
2015/03/28
SP
Milone, Tommy
MIN
Minnesota Twins SP Tommy Milone will be the fifth starter and is expected to make his first start Saturday, April 11, against the Chicago White Sox.
2015/03/28
RP
Papelbon, Jonathan
PHI
Toronto Blue Jays general manager Alex Anthopoulos watched Philadelphia Phillies CL Jonathan Papelbon in person during his appearance against the New York Yankees Friday, March 27. He walked one and struck out one during one scoreless inning of work, reaching 93 mph on the radar gun.
2015/03/28
OF
Rios, Alex
KC
Updating a previous report, Kansas City Royals OF Alex Rios (thumb) said his jammed thumb is feeling better but he will have to manage the condition throughout the season.
2015/03/28
3B
Rodriguez, Alex
NYY
New York Yankees DH Alex Rodriguez hit his third home run of the spring Saturday, March 28, and is now hitting .306.
2015/03/28
SP
Smyly, Drew
TB
Tampa Bay Rays SP Drew Smyly (shoulder) is scheduled to throw a bullpen session Sunday, March 29, and could start facing batters if everything goes well.
2015/03/28
OF
Soler, Jorge
CHC
Chicago Cubs OF Jorge Soler hit his third home run of the spring Friday, March 27. He has six runs, nine RBI and a .333/.370/.619 slash line through 46 plate appearances.
2015/03/28
C
Vazquez, Christian
BOS
Boston Red Sox C Christian Vazquez (elbow) had a recent MRI reveal "something" in his right elbow. He'll seek a second opinion.
2015/03/28
SP
Verlander, Justin
DET
Detroit Tigers SP Justin Verlander (triceps) will not do any throwing Saturday, March 28, but said he is not very concerned about the cramping in his triceps. Verlander did not have to undergo an MRI on his triceps and believes he will make his next spring training start. He did say his triceps was still sore Saturday.
2015/03/28
OF
Werth, Jayson
WSH
Washington Nationals OF Jayson Werth (shoulder) is scheduled to take swings against a batting practice pitcher Saturday, March 28. He said he is feeling soreness in his shoulder because he is building up strength in the shoulder. Werth is still not ruling out opening day even though he knows he is running out of time.
2015/03/28
1B
Zimmerman, Ryan
WSH
Washington Nationals 1B Ryan Zimmerman (shoulder) is likely to miss the next two or three days after jamming his left shoulder/upper back area diving for a ball Friday, March 27. No MRI will be taken, and he said he feels better already.