MLB Injuries


Updated Pos Player Tm Injury Latest Information
2014/08/30 1B Abreu, Jose CWS leg Chicago White Sox 1B Jose Abreu (leg) is penciled in as the designated hitter for the first game of the doubleheader against the Detroit Tigers Saturday, Aug. 30, and could serve as the DH for the nightcap as well, according to manager Robin Ventura. He appeared to be battling minor leg discomfort Friday, Aug. 29, and was pulled from the game in the ninth inning. "I think he's just tired," Ventura said. "You get to a point in the season where you're playing so many games. It's his first time through it, so I think he's reacting to it for the first time. Just talking to him, he understands it. He still wants to play."
2014/08/29 OF Adduci, Jim TEX concussion Texas Rangers OF Jim Adduci (concussion) was placed on the 7-day concussion disabled list Friday, Aug. 29. In a corresponding move, SS Ryan Rua was recalled.
2014/08/29 3B Alvarez, Pedro PIT foot Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez (foot) is not in the starting lineup Friday, Aug. 29, against the Cincinnati Reds.
2014/08/29 SS Bogaerts, Xander BOS concussion Boston Red Sox SS Xander Bogaerts (concussion) is expected to return to the starting lineup Saturday, Aug. 30, according to manager John Farrell.
2014/08/29 RP Capps, Carter MIA elbow Miami Marlins RPs Carter Capps (elbow) and Dan Jennings (concussion) are expected to rejoin the team Monday, Sept. 1.
2014/08/29 OF Choo, Shin-Soo TEX elbow Texas Rangers OF Shin-Soo Choo (elbow) underwent surgery Friday, Aug. 29, to have a bone spur removed from his left elbow. He is expected to begin rehab in a few days and is expected to be sidelined for around two months.
2014/08/29 OF Crisp, Coco OAK undisclosed Oakland Athletics OF Coco Crisp (undisclosed) left the game early Friday, Aug. 29, after he suffered an undisclosed injury when he collided with the wall.
2014/08/30 OF Crisp, Coco OAK neck Updating a previous report, Oakland Athletics OF Coco Crisp (neck) is listed as day-to-day because of a strained neck.
2014/08/30 SP Doubront, Felix CHC calf Chicago Cubs RP Zach Rosscup was optioned to Triple-A Iowa Saturday, Aug. 30, as a corresponding move for SP Felix Doubront (calf) being activated from the 15-day disabled list in time for the first game of a doubleheader. However, Rosscup will return to the major league roster prior to the second game Saturday, because teams are allowed to carry 26 players on doubleheader days.
2014/08/30 SP Doubront, Felix CHC calf Chicago Cubs SP Felix Doubront (calf) has been activated from the 15-day disabled list and is starting the first game of a doubleheader against the St. Louis Cardinals Saturday, Aug. 30.
2014/08/30 P Downs, Darin HOU oblique Houston Astros RP Darin Downs (oblique) struck out three batters in one scoreless inning in his first rehab appearance for Double-A Corpus Christi Friday, Aug. 29.
2014/08/29 2B Ellis, Mark STL oblique St. Louis Cardinals 2B Mark Ellis (oblique) will not go on a rehab assignment before he returns to the team. The team hopes Ellis will be able to come off the 15-day disabled list at some point next week. He has been hitting off a tee but has not been cleared to start swinging without restriction.
2014/08/29 OF Ellsbury, Jacoby NYY ankle New York Yankees OF Jacoby Ellsbury (ankle) suffered an ankle injury during the game Friday, Aug. 29. Ellsbury underwent a fluoroscope scan on the ankle, which did not reveal any damage.
2014/08/30 OF Ellsbury, Jacoby NYY ankle New York Yankees OF Jacoby Ellsbury (ankle) is not in the starting lineup Saturday, Aug. 30.
2014/08/29 SP Garza, Matt MIL oblique Milwaukee Brewers SP Matt Garza (oblique) threw a simulated game Friday, Aug. 29, and is ready to return to the starting rotation, according to manager Ron Roenicke. Garza was able to throw all of his pitches during the game.
2014/08/29 C Gimenez, Chris CLE concussion Cleveland Indians C Yan Gomes (concussion) was activated from the 7-day concussion disabled list Friday, Aug. 29. In a corresponding move, C Chris Gimenez was placed on the paternity list.
2014/08/29 C Gomes, Yan CLE concussion Cleveland Indians C Yan Gomes (concussion) was activated from the 7-day concussion disabled list Friday, Aug. 29. In a corresponding move, C Chris Gimenez was placed on the paternity list.
2014/08/29 1B Gonzalez, Adrian LAD back Los Angeles Dodgers 1B Adrian Gonzalez (back) is in the starting lineup Friday, Aug. 29, against the San Diego Padres.
2014/08/29 OF Grossman, Robbie HOU ankle Houston Astros OF Robbie Grossman (ankle) is considered day-to-day after missing his second straight game Friday, Aug. 29, because of an ankle injury.
2014/08/29 SP Holland, Derek TEX back, knee Texas Rangers SP Derek Holland (back, knee) is scheduled to be the starting pitcher Tuesday, Sept. 2.
2014/08/29 1B Hosmer, Eric KC hand Updating a previous report, Kansas City Royals 1B Eric Hosmer (hand) is expected to play in four or five rehab games before being activated from the 15-day disabled list. Manager Ned Yost said Hosmer needs around 20 at-bats to get his batter's eye back.
2014/08/29 1B Hosmer, Eric KC hand Kansas City Royals 1B Eric Hosmer (hand) is scheduled to start a rehab assignment with Triple-A Omaha Saturday, Aug. 30.
2014/08/29 SP Hudson, Daniel ARI elbow Arizona Diamondbacks SP Daniel Hudson (elbow) will make his second rehab start Friday, Aug. 29, with Triple-A Reno. Hudson is expected to join Arizona soon.
2014/08/29 SP Hudson, Daniel ARI calf Arizona Diamondbacks OF Cody Ross (calf), SS Chris Owings (shoulder) and OF A.J. Pollock (thumb) could all be activated from the 15-day disabled list when the rosters expand Monday, Sept. 1, according to manager Kirk Gibson. Gibson also said SP Daniel Hudson (elbow) could be activated from the 60-day disabled list.
2014/08/29 2B Infante, Omar KC shoulder Kansas City Royals 2B Omar Infante (shoulder) is not in the starting lineup Friday, Aug. 28. Infante has not played since Monday, Aug. 25.
2014/08/29 SP Jackson, Edwin CHC lat Chicago Cubs SP Edwin Jackson (lat) will throw a bullpen session during the series with the St. Louis Cardinals. He is expected to return before the end of the season to make another start.
2014/08/29 RP Jennings, Dan MIA elbow Miami Marlins RPs Carter Capps (elbow) and Dan Jennings (concussion) are expected to rejoin the team Monday, Sept. 1.
2014/08/29 OF Jennings, Desmond TB knee Tampa Bay Rays OF Desmond Jennings (knee) is considered day-to-day because of a sore left knee.
2014/08/29 OF Jennings, Desmond TB undisclosed Tampa Bay Rays OF Desmond Jennings (undisclosed) was scratched from the lineup Friday, Aug. 29.
2014/08/29 SS Lowrie, Jed OAK finger Oakland Athletics SS Jed Lowrie (finger) is headed to Triple-A Sacramento Friday, Aug. 29, to begin a rehab assignment. He is expected to rejoin Oakland Tuesday, Sept. 2.
2014/08/29 SS Lowrie, Jed OAK finger Updating a previous report, Oakland Athletics SS Jed Lowrie (finger) is expected to be activated from the 15-day disabled list Monday, Sept. 1.
2014/08/29 RP Mikolas, Miles TEX shoulder Texas Rangers SP Miles Mikolas (shoulder) has been scratched from his start Saturday, Aug. 30, because of shoulder fatigue. SP Robbie Ross will start in his place.
2014/08/29 C Molina, Yadier STL thumb St. Louis Cardinals C Yadier Molina (thumb) is the starting catcher and batting sixth Friday, Aug. 29, against the Chicago Cubs.
2014/08/29 C Molina, Yadier STL thumb St. Louis Cardinals C Yadier Molina (thumb) was officially activated from the disabled list Friday, Aug. 29.
2014/08/29 SP Morrow, Brandon TOR finger Toronto Blue Jays SP Brandon Morrow (finger) will pitch Saturday, Aug. 30, for Triple-A Buffalo.
2014/08/30 SP Morton, Charlie PIT hernia Pittsburgh Pirates SP Charlie Morton (hernia) has not made a decision regarding whether he will undergo hernia surgery but he would prefer to avoid it.
2014/08/29 RP Motte, Jason STL back St. Louis Cardinals RP Jason Motte (back) threw between 30 to 35 pitches during a bullpen session Friday, Aug. 29, and said he did not have any issues. Motte could go on a rehab assignment or throw a simulated game in the near future.
2014/08/29 2B Murphy, Daniel NYM calf New York Mets 2B Daniel Murphy (calf) will have a lengthy disabled list stint, according to manager Terry Collins. Murphy is expected to be out at least two weeks.
2014/08/29 2B Murphy, Daniel NYM calf Updating a previous report, New York Mets 2B Daniel Murphy (calf) underwent an MRI, which should a significant issue in his injured calf, according to general manager Sandy Alderson. The team believes Murphy will miss a significant portion of September.
2014/08/29 OF Murphy, David CLE oblique Cleveland Indians OF David Murphy (oblique) may able to play a few games during a rehab assignment in the near future, according to manager Terry Francona.
2014/08/29 SS Owings, Chris ARI calf Arizona Diamondbacks OF Cody Ross (calf), SS Chris Owings (shoulder) and OF A.J. Pollock (thumb) could all be activated from the 15-day disabled list when the rosters expand Monday, Sept. 1, according to manager Kirk Gibson. Gibson also said SP Daniel Hudson (elbow) could be activated from the 60-day disabled list.
2014/08/29 OF Pearce, Steve BAL abdomen Baltimore Orioles 1B Steve Pearce (abdomen) said he is not worried about the abdomen injury he has been dealing with over the past two days. Pearce said manager Buck Showalter took him out of the game Friday, Aug. 29, as a precaution.
2014/08/29 OF Pearce, Steve BAL abdomen Baltimore Orioles 1B Steve Pearce (abdomen) left the game early Friday, Aug. 29, because of a right abdominal strain.
2014/08/29 OF Pearce, Steve BAL abdomen Baltimore Orioles 1B Steve Pearce (abdomen) is scheduled to undergo an MRI on his injured abdomen Saturday Aug. 30.
2014/08/30 OF Pearce, Steve BAL abdomen Updating a previous report, Baltimore Orioles 1B/OF Steve Pearce (abdomen) is listed as day-to-day because of a right abdominal strain. An MRI exam revealed no injury to his oblique or intercostal.
2014/08/29 OF Pollock, A.J. ARI calf Arizona Diamondbacks OF Cody Ross (calf), SS Chris Owings (shoulder) and OF A.J. Pollock (thumb) could all be activated from the 15-day disabled list when the rosters expand Monday, Sept. 1, according to manager Kirk Gibson. Gibson also said SP Daniel Hudson (elbow) could be activated from the 60-day disabled list.
2014/08/30 SP Richards, Garrett LAA knee Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Garrett Richards (knee) will formally begin his rehabilitation Tuesday, Sept. 2, in Newport Beach.
2014/08/30 1B Rizzo, Anthony CHC back Chicago Cubs 1B Anthony Rizzo (back) is not in the starting lineup for the first game of a doubleheader Saturday, Aug. 30.
2014/08/29 1B Rizzo, Anthony CHC back Chicago Cubs 1B Anthony Rizzo (back) is still considered day-to-day. He is feeling better Friday, Aug. 29, than he did Thursday, Aug. 28.
2014/08/29 1B Rizzo, Anthony CHC back Chicago Cubs 1B Anthony Rizzo (back) is not in the starting lineup Friday, Aug. 29, against the St. Louis Cardinals. Rizzo has not played since he left the game early Tuesday, Aug. 26.
2014/08/29 OF Robinson, Shane STL shoulder St. Louis Cardinals OF Shane Robinson (shoulder) had season-ending surgery on his shoulder Thursday, Aug. 28.
2014/08/29 OF Ross, Cody ARI calf Arizona Diamondbacks OF Cody Ross (calf) participated in batting practice and ran the bases Friday, Aug. 29. He is expected to rejoin the team at some point in September.
2014/08/29 SP Ross, Robbie TEX shoulder Texas Rangers SP Miles Mikolas (shoulder) has been scratched from his start Saturday, Aug. 30, because of shoulder fatigue. SP Robbie Ross will start in his place.
2014/08/30 P Rosscup, Zach CHC calf Chicago Cubs RP Zach Rosscup was optioned to Triple-A Iowa Saturday, Aug. 30, as a corresponding move for SP Felix Doubront (calf) being activated from the 15-day disabled list in time for the first game of a doubleheader. However, Rosscup will return to the major league roster prior to the second game Saturday, because teams are allowed to carry 26 players on doubleheader days.
2014/08/29 SS Rua, Ryan TEX concussion Texas Rangers OF Jim Adduci (concussion) was placed on the 7-day concussion disabled list Friday, Aug. 29. In a corresponding move, SS Ryan Rua was recalled.
2014/08/29 OF Ruggiano, Justin CHC ankle Chicago Cubs OF Justin Ruggiano (ankle) had arthroscopic surgery on his left ankle and is out for the remainder of the season.
2014/08/29 SP Ryu, Hyun-Jin LAD glute Los Angeles Dodgers SP Hyun-Jin Ryu (glute) is expected to be the starting pitcher Sunday, Aug. 31.
2014/08/29 SP Sanchez, Anibal DET pectoral Detroit Tigers SP Anibal Sanchez (pectoral) did not throw Friday, Aug. 29, but is feeling improvement in his injured pectoral muscle, according to manager Brad Ausmus. It is not known when Sanchez will be able to throw again.
2014/08/30 C Sanchez, Hector SF concussion San Francisco Giants C Hector Sanchez (concussion) hopes to be healthy enough to play one month of winter ball in Venezuela, even if he is used as a designated hitter or first baseman.
2014/08/29 OF Saunders, Michael SEA oblique Seattle Mariners OF Michael Saunders (oblique) played catch at Safeco Field Friday, Aug. 29.
2014/08/29 OF Smolinski, Jake TEX foot Texas Rangers OF Jake Smolinski (foot) is out of his walking boot and has been cleared to begin baseball activities.
2014/08/30 RP Soria, Joakim DET oblique Detroit Tigers RP Joakim Soria (oblique) will throw on flat ground again Saturday, Aug. 30.
2014/08/29 RP Soria, Joakim DET oblique Detroit Tigers RP Joakim Soria (oblique) threw off flat ground Friday, Aug. 29. Soria will start throwing off a mound if he feels good Saturday, Aug. 30.
2014/08/29 OF Sweeney, Ryan CHC hamstring Chicago Cubs OF Ryan Sweeney (hamstring) is going to the team's facility in Mesa, Ariz. to begin rehabbing.
2014/08/29 SP Tanaka, Masahiro NYY elbow Updating a previous report, New York Yankees SP Masahiro Tanaka (elbow) said there is no pain in his elbow, and he is not ruling out returning this season.
2014/08/29 SP Tanaka, Masahiro NYY elbow New York Yankees SP Masahiro Tanaka's (elbow) comeback is on hold after he experienced general arm soreness Friday, Aug. 29. He is leaving the team and will continue strengthening his arm in New York. Tanaka does not have an appointment scheduled with a doctor.
2014/08/29 3B Uribe, Juan LAD hamstring Los Angeles Dodgers 3B Juan Uribe (hamstring) said he was not feeling any pain after running the bases Wednesday, Aug. 27.
2014/08/29 RP Venters, Jonny ATL elbow Atlanta Braves RP Jonny Venters (elbow) will have a third Tommy John surgery and attempt another comeback.
2014/08/29 1B Votto, Joey CIN quadriceps Cincinnati Reds 1B Joey Votto (quadriceps) felt significant discomfort when he moved laterally while taking ground balls Wednesday, Aug. 27, according to manager Bryan Price. Price noted Votto will gradually increase his baseball activities based on how he feels.
2014/08/30 OF Werth, Jayson WSH ankle Washington Nationals OF Jayson Werth (ankle) was used as the designated hitter against the Seattle Mariners Friday, Aug. 29, in order to give his sore ankle a break. He went 1-for-4 with a two-run homer.
2014/08/29 C Wieters, Matt BAL elbow Baltimore Orioles C Matt Wieters (elbow) had LASIK surgery Thursday, Aug. 28. He will be fully recovered for spring training.
2014/08/29 3B Zimmerman, Ryan WSH hamstring Washington Nationals 3B Ryan Zimmerman (hamstring) underwent an MRI on his hamstring this week, which should that his hamstring is healing well. Zimmerman has started jogging but is not able to swing a bat at this point.