MLB Injuries


Updated Pos Player Tm Injury Latest Information
2014/04/16 RP Affeldt, Jeremy SF knee The San Francisco Giants activated RP Jeremy Affeldt (knee) from the 15-day disabled list Wednesday, April 16, and optioned OF Juan Perez to the minors in a corresponding move.
2014/04/16 1B Alonso, Yonder SD biceps San Diego Padres manager Bud Black said Wednesday, April 16, that the weakest backup position is third base, where INF Alexi Amarista started in place of the injured 3B Chase Headley (biceps). INF Ryan Jackson (wrist) is unavailable at Triple-A El Paso, so the team might look to 1B-OF Yonder Alonso or C Yasmani Grandal to play some third base if Headley is forced out for an extended period.
2014/04/16 2B Amarista, Alexi SD biceps San Diego Padres manager Bud Black said Wednesday, April 16, that the weakest backup position is third base, where INF Alexi Amarista started in place of the injured 3B Chase Headley (biceps). INF Ryan Jackson (wrist) is unavailable at Triple-A El Paso, so the team might look to 1B-OF Yonder Alonso or C Yasmani Grandal to play some third base if Headley is forced out for an extended period.
2014/04/16 SP Arrieta, Jake CHC shoulder Chicago Cubs SP Jake Arrieta (shoulder) allowed three hits in 5 2/3 innings during his latest rehab outing Wednesday, April 16.
2014/04/16 SP Beavan, Blake SEA shoulder Seattle Mariners SP Blake Beavan (shoulder) landed on the disabled list with right shoulder tendonitis after he was only able to go four innings against the Texas Rangers. He said he has "dead arm" from a knot in his shoulder. I just had no life on my ball, he said. Its just frustrating because I had a great opportunity to help these guys and fill the void of other guys being down. Now Im in the same situation, but hopefully its something where in the next 10 days we can get out of there and slide back into the action and help us win some ballgames.
2014/04/16 SP Beavan, Blake SEA shoulder Seattle Mariners SP Blake Beavan (shoulder) left the game Tuesday, April 15, with shoulder soreness.
2014/04/16 SP Beavan, Blake SEA shoulder The Seattle Mariners placed SP Blake Beavan (shoulder) on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday, April 16, and recalled OF James Jones from Triple-A Tacoma in a corresponding move.
2014/04/16 SP Billingsley, Chad LAD elbow Los Angeles Dodgers SP Chad Billingsley (elbow) is dealing with some tendinitis, and he will be slowed down as he rehabs from Tommy John surgery. There is no problem with Billingsley's surgically repaired ligament.
2014/04/16 OF Boesch, Brennan LAA ankle Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Kole Calhoun (ankle) is dealing with a serious ligament sprain and will be out four to six weeks, according to manager Mike Scioscia.
2014/04/16 OF Boesch, Brennan LAA ankle The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim placed OF Kole Calhoun (ankle) on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday, April 16, and recalled OF Brennan Boesch from Triple-A Salt Lake in a corresponding move.
2014/04/16 RP Brasier, Ryan LAA elbow The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim moved RP Ryan Brasier (elbow) to the 60-day disabled list Wednesday, April 16.
2014/04/16 OF Braun, Ryan MIL thumb Milwaukee Brewers OF Ryan Braun (thumb) is still being bothered by his ailing right thumb, which is why he was held out Wednesday, April 16. He's hitting .269 with three home runs and 10 RBIs, but his homers and seven of his RBIs came in one day on April 8.
2014/04/16 SS Cabrera, Everth SD knee San Diego Padres SS Everth Cabrera (knee) returned to the starting lineup Wednesday, April 16, after sitting Tuesday, April 15, due to a sore right knee.
2014/04/16 OF Calhoun, Kole LAA ankle The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim placed OF Kole Calhoun (ankle) on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday, April 16, and recalled OF Brennan Boesch from Triple-A Salt Lake in a corresponding move.
2014/04/16 OF Calhoun, Kole LAA ankle Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Kole Calhoun (ankle) is dealing with a serious ligament sprain and will be out four to six weeks, according to manager Mike Scioscia.
2014/04/16 RP Chapman, Aroldis CIN face Cincinnati Reds RP Aroldis Chapman (face) will throw another bullpen session Thursday, April 17.
2014/04/16 RP Chapman, Aroldis CIN face Cincinnati Reds manager Bryan Price said RP Aroldis Chapman (face) could be throwing live batting practice by the end of the team's upcoming road trip.
2014/04/16 SP Chen, Bruce KC gluteus Kansas City Royals SP Bruce Chen (gluteus) has been nursing a right left gluteus muscle, and manager Ned Yost has scratched him from his scheduled start Thursday, April 17, against the Houston Astros. SP James Shields moves up a day to start Thursday, with SP James Shields working Friday, April 18. Chen will attempt to make his next scheduled start Saturday, April 19, against the Minnesota Twins.
2014/04/16 SP Chen, Bruce KC gluteus Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost has moved SP Jason Vargas up to work Friday, April 18, against the Minnesota Twins due to the injury to SP Bruce Chen (gluteus).
2014/04/16 SP Chen, Bruce KC gluteus Kansas City Royals SP James Shields will move up a day to pitch Thursday, April 17, against the Houston Astros rather than Friday, April 18, against the Minnesota Twins. It's because SP Bruce Chen (gluteus) was scratched for Thursday.
2014/04/16 SP Colon, Bartolo NYM back New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon (back) has been dealing with back spasms but said he will make his next start Saturday, April 19. SP Daisuke Matsuzaka, who will pitch out of the bullpen, can be rotation insurance in case Colon can't go.
2014/04/16 OF Cowgill, Collin LAA ankle Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Kole Calhoun (ankle) is dealing with a serious ligament sprain and will be out four to six weeks, according to manager Mike Scioscia.
2014/04/16 SS Crawford, Brandon SF leg San Francisco Giants SS Brandon Crawford (leg) is dealing with some tightness in his right leg, and he is out of the starting lineup Wednesday, April 16. He said he is available off the bench, and he hopes to be ready to return to the starting lineup Thursday, April 17.
2014/04/16 SS Crawford, Brandon SF hamstring San Francisco Giants SS Brandon Crawford (hamstring) is sitting out due to a tight hamstring Wednesday, April 16. Manager Bruce Bochy said the move is a precaution.
2014/04/16 OF Crisp, Coco OAK hamstring Oakland Athletics OF Coco Crisp (hamstring) remains out of the lineup Wednesday, April 16.
2014/04/16 OF Crisp, Coco OAK hamstring Updating a previous report, Oakland Athletics OF Coco Crisp (hamstring) was out of the starting lineup for a third straight game Wednesday, April 16, due to his hamstring issue. However, he was available as a pinch hitter.
2014/04/16 OF Cuddyer, Michael COL elbow Colorado Rockies OF Michael Cuddyer (elbow) was in the lineup at first base Tuesday, April 15, one day after leaving a game with a bruised elbow. Cuddyer bruised his elbow when he crashed into the wall Monday, April 14.
2014/04/16 SP Fister, Doug WSH lat Washington Nationals SP Doug Fister (lat) left for extended spring training Wednesday, April 16, and he'll start by throwing two innings Thursday, April 17. He'll eventually go on a rehab assignment.
2014/04/16 SS Franklin, Nick SEA hamstring The Seattle Mariners placed OF Logan Morrison (hamstring) on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday, April 16, and recalled SS Nick Franklin from Triple-A Tacoma in a corresponding move. Franklin was hitting .395 with four home runs and 13 RBIs in 11 games with Tacoma.
2014/04/16 SP Garcia, Jaime STL shoulder St. Louis Cardinals SP Jaime Garcia (shoulder) and RP Jason Motte (elbow) are making progress with their throwing programs. Garcia is facing live batters in batting practice this week and is scheduled to pitch in an extended spring game later this week. Motte is further along after throwing roughly 20 pitches in a spring game Monday, April 14, and he will make two more appearances this week. The team hasn't set a date for Motte to begin a rehab assignment.
2014/04/16 1B Giambi, Jason CLE rib Cleveland Indians DH Jason Giambi (rib) went 0-for-2 with a walk and strikeout with Double-A Akron Wednesday, April 16, and could be activated from the disabled list as early as Friday, April 18.
2014/04/16 C Grandal, Yasmani SD biceps San Diego Padres manager Bud Black said Wednesday, April 16, that the weakest backup position is third base, where INF Alexi Amarista started in place of the injured 3B Chase Headley (biceps). INF Ryan Jackson (wrist) is unavailable at Triple-A El Paso, so the team might look to 1B-OF Yonder Alonso or C Yasmani Grandal to play some third base if Headley is forced out for an extended period.
2014/04/16 OF Granderson, Curtis NYM forearm, rib cage, knee New York Mets OF Curtis Granderson (forearm, rib cage, knee) is expected to return to the lineup Friday, April 18.
2014/04/16 OF Harper, Bryce WSH quadriceps Washington Nationals OF Bryce Harper (quadriceps) was scratched from the lineup Wednesday, April 16. 1B Tyler Moore is starting in left field.
2014/04/16 3B Headley, Chase SD biceps San Diego Padres 3B Chase Headley (biceps) is out with a right biceps strain Wednesday, April 16, but the team is hoping he only misses one day.
2014/04/16 3B Headley, Chase SD biceps San Diego Padres manager Bud Black said Wednesday, April 16, that the weakest backup position is third base, where INF Alexi Amarista started in place of the injured 3B Chase Headley (biceps). INF Ryan Jackson (wrist) is unavailable at Triple-A El Paso, so the team might look to 1B-OF Yonder Alonso or C Yasmani Grandal to play some third base if Headley is forced out for an extended period.
2014/04/16 SS Jackson, Ryan SD biceps San Diego Padres manager Bud Black said Wednesday, April 16, that the weakest backup position is third base, where INF Alexi Amarista started in place of the injured 3B Chase Headley (biceps). INF Ryan Jackson (wrist) is unavailable at Triple-A El Paso, so the team might look to 1B-OF Yonder Alonso or C Yasmani Grandal to play some third base if Headley is forced out for an extended period.
2014/04/16 OF Jones, James SEA shoulder The Seattle Mariners placed SP Blake Beavan (shoulder) on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday, April 16, and recalled OF James Jones from Triple-A Tacoma in a corresponding move.
2014/04/16 RP Jones, Nate CWS back Chicago White Sox RP Nate Jones (back) isn't ready for baseball activities, and there is still no timetable for his return. Manager Robin Ventura is comfortable using RPs Ryan Webb and Jacob Petricka in high-leverage situations late in games, but he will not change the current bullpen alignment.
2014/04/16 SP Kazmir, Scott OAK triceps Oakland Athletics SP Scott Kazmir (triceps) said he was pain-free during his bullpen session Wednesday, April 16, and expects to make his start Saturday, April 19.
2014/04/16 SP Kelly, Casey SD elbow San Diego Padres P Casey Kelly (elbow) threw a simulated game in Arizona Wednesday, April 16, and he looked good. He might make one more simulated start before beginning a minor-league rehab assignment.
2014/04/16 SP Kelly, Joe STL hamstring St. Louis Cardinals SP Joe Kelly (hamstring) left the game early with a hamstring injury Wednesday, April 16.
2014/04/16 SP Kelly, Joe STL hamstring Updating a previous report, St. Louis Cardinals SP Joe Kelly (hamstring) left the game early Wednesday, April 16, because of left hamstring tightness.
2014/04/16 SP Kelly, Joe STL hamstring St. Louis Cardinals SP Joe Kelly (hamstring) will be re-evaluated in St. Louis Thursday, April 17. If he's unable to make his next start Monday, April 21, SP Tyler Lyons is expected to fill in.
2014/04/16 SP Kershaw, Clayton LAD back Los Angeles Dodgers SP Clayton Kershaw (back) hit 85 mph with his fastball Tuesday, April 15, and he will attempt to mix in breaking pitches off flat ground Wednesday, April 16, and throw another bullpen session Thursday, April 17. Kershaw could embark on a minor league rehab assignment soon after that. "It feels like we're getting close, but I don't know for sure," Kershaw said. "We're trying to raise the ceiling a little bit every day."
2014/04/16 RP Kimbrel, Craig ATL shoulder Atlanta Braves RP Craig Kimbrel (shoulder) threw a 15-pitch side session Wednesday, April 16, and said his shoulder felt good. Kimbrel says he's ready to pitch, but manager Fredi Gonzalez isn't sure he'll use him in cold weather Wednesday.
2014/04/16 1B Lind, Adam TOR back Toronto Blue Jays DH Adam Lind (back) left the game Tuesday, April 15, with tightness in his lower back.
2014/04/16 SP Lyons, Tyler STL hamstring St. Louis Cardinals SP Joe Kelly (hamstring) will be re-evaluated in St. Louis Thursday, April 17. If he's unable to make his next start Monday, April 21, SP Tyler Lyons is expected to fill in.
2014/04/16 3B Machado, Manny BAL knee Baltimore Orioles 3B Manny Machado (knee) ran the bases Wednesday, April 16, for the first time since his knee surgery. The sessions went well, and he is expected to continue running the bases through the end of the week at the team's spring training facility in Florida.
2014/04/16 RP Marshall, Sean CIN shoulder Cincinnati Reds RP Sean Marshall (shoulder) allowed a hit and a walk in a scoreless inning with two strikeouts in his first rehab outing with Triple-A Louisville Tuesday, April 15. He's scheduled to pitch again Wednesday, April 16. The Reds coaching staff was able to view his outing and said that Marshall was looking healthy.
2014/04/16 SP Matsuzaka, Daisuke NYM back New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon (back) has been dealing with back spasms but said he will make his next start Saturday, April 19. SP Daisuke Matsuzaka, who will pitch out of the bullpen, can be rotation insurance in case Colon can't go.
2014/04/16 SP Mejia, Jenrry NYM finger New York Mets SP Jenrry Mejia (finger) will throw a bullpen session Friday, April 18, to determine if he'll be available to make his next start. Mejia is dealing with a blister problem.
2014/04/16 SP Mejia, Jenrry NYM finger New York Mets SP Jenrry Mejia (finger) left his start Tuesday, April 15, with a torn blister on his right index finger.
2014/04/16 3B Middlebrooks, Will BOS calf Boston Red Sox 3B Will Middlebrooks (calf) is doing some running Wednesday, April 16, and could start a rehab assignment next week.
2014/04/16 1B Moore, Tyler WSH quadriceps Washington Nationals OF Bryce Harper (quadriceps) was scratched from the lineup Wednesday, April 16. 1B Tyler Moore is starting in left field.
2014/04/16 1B Morrison, Logan SEA hamstring The Seattle Mariners placed OF Logan Morrison (hamstring) on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday, April 16, and recalled SS Nick Franklin from Triple-A Tacoma in a corresponding move. Franklin was hitting .395 with four home runs and 13 RBIs in 11 games with Tacoma.
2014/04/16 RP Motte, Jason STL shoulder St. Louis Cardinals SP Jaime Garcia (shoulder) and RP Jason Motte (elbow) are making progress with their throwing programs. Garcia is facing live batters in batting practice this week and is scheduled to pitch in an extended spring game later this week. Motte is further along after throwing roughly 20 pitches in a spring game Monday, April 14, and he will make two more appearances this week. The team hasn't set a date for Motte to begin a rehab assignment.
2014/04/16 1B Napoli, Mike BOS finger Boston Red Sox 1B Mike Napoli (finger) is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, April 16.
2014/04/16 1B Napoli, Mike BOS finger Boston Red Sox 1B Mike Napoli (finger) dislocated his left ring finger sliding into second base Tuesday, April 15. X-rays were negative.
2014/04/16 1B Napoli, Mike BOS finger Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell said 1B Mike Napoli's (finger) availability is on a day-to-day basis right now after he dislocated the ring finger on his left hand while sliding into second base Tuesday, April 15. Napoli said he can try to play through the soreness.
2014/04/16 2B Pedroia, Dustin BOS wrist Boston Red Sox 2B Dustin Pedroia (wrist) is back in the starting lineup Wednesday, April 16.
2014/04/16 OF Perez, Juan SF knee The San Francisco Giants activated RP Jeremy Affeldt (knee) from the 15-day disabled list Wednesday, April 16, and optioned OF Juan Perez to the minors in a corresponding move.
2014/04/16 RP Petricka, Jacob CWS back Chicago White Sox RP Nate Jones (back) isn't ready for baseball activities, and there is still no timetable for his return. Manager Robin Ventura is comfortable using RPs Ryan Webb and Jacob Petricka in high-leverage situations late in games, but he will not change the current bullpen alignment.
2014/04/16 OF Polanco, Gregory PIT undisclosed Pittsburgh Pirates OF Jose Tabata (undisclosed) is leaving the game early Wednesday, April 16, after slamming into the left field wall while making a catch. His head and shoulder collided with the wall.
2014/04/16 OF Quentin, Carlos SD knee San Diego Padres OF Carlos Quentin (knee) took batting practice for a third straight day Wednesday, April 16. However, he has yet to run due to the bone bruise in his left knee. Manager Bud Black has ruled out the possibility that Quentin will be ready for a minor-league rehab assignment this weekend.
2014/04/16 RP Robertson, David NYY groin New York Yankees CL David Robertson (groin) is scheduled to throw off a mound Thursday, April 17. He expects to return when he's eligible Tuesday, April 22.
2014/04/16 SP Saunders, Joe TEX ankle Texas Rangers SP Joe Saunders (ankle) had more pain in his ankle after throwing a bullpen Wednesday, April 16. He'll try to throw again in a few days. His MRI exam showed only a bone bruise.
2014/04/16 SP Shields, James KC gluteus Kansas City Royals SP Bruce Chen (gluteus) has been nursing a right left gluteus muscle, and manager Ned Yost has scratched him from his scheduled start Thursday, April 17, against the Houston Astros. SP James Shields moves up a day to start Thursday, with SP James Shields working Friday, April 18. Chen will attempt to make his next scheduled start Saturday, April 19, against the Minnesota Twins.
2014/04/16 SP Shields, James KC gluteus Kansas City Royals SP James Shields will move up a day to pitch Thursday, April 17, against the Houston Astros rather than Friday, April 18, against the Minnesota Twins. It's because SP Bruce Chen (gluteus) was scratched for Thursday.
2014/04/16 SP Slowey, Kevin MIA shoulder Miami Marlins SP Jacob Turner (shoulder) will throw a bullpen Friday, April 18, and should be ready for a rehab assignment shortly after that. The team doesn't need a fifth starter after Sunday, April 20, until May 3 against the Los Angeles Dodgers, so SP Kevin Slowey might only receive one start.
2014/04/16 OF Snider, Travis PIT undisclosed Pittsburgh Pirates OF Jose Tabata (undisclosed) is leaving the game early Wednesday, April 16, after slamming into the left field wall while making a catch. His head and shoulder collided with the wall.
2014/04/16 OF Span, Denard WSH concussion Washington Nationals OF Denard Span (concussion) is scheduled to play in rehab games Thursday, April 17, and Friday, April 18. He could come off the disabled list Saturday, April 19, if he's feeling good.
2014/04/16 OF Tabata, Jose PIT undisclosed Pittsburgh Pirates OF Jose Tabata (undisclosed) is leaving the game early Wednesday, April 16, after slamming into the left field wall while making a catch. His head and shoulder collided with the wall.
2014/04/16 OF Tabata, Jose PIT head Updating a previous report, Pittsburgh Pirates OF Jose Tabata (head) left the game early Wednesday, April 16, because he displayed mild concussion-like symptoms.
2014/04/16 1B Teixeira, Mark NYY hamstring New York Yankees 1B Mark Teixeira (hamstring) will work out at the team's spring training complex Wednesday, April 16, but manager Joe Girardi is unsure when he'll play in a rehab game.
2014/04/16 SP Turner, Jacob MIA shoulder Miami Marlins SP Jacob Turner (shoulder) will throw a bullpen Friday, April 18, and should be ready for a rehab assignment shortly after that. The team doesn't need a fifth starter after Sunday, April 20, until May 3 against the Los Angeles Dodgers, so SP Kevin Slowey might only receive one start.
2014/04/16 RP Uehara, Koji BOS shoulder Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell is expecting RP Koji Uehara (shoulder) to be available to pitch Thursday, April 17.
2014/04/16 RP Uehara, Koji BOS shoulder Boston Red Sox RP Koji Uehara (shoulder) tossed a 34-pitch bullpen session Wednesday, April 16, and he didn't suffer a setback. He won't pitch in a game until at least Thursday, April 17, however.
2014/04/16 SP Vargas, Jason KC gluteus Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost has moved SP Jason Vargas up to work Friday, April 18, against the Minnesota Twins due to the injury to SP Bruce Chen (gluteus).
2014/04/17 OF Victorino, Shane BOS hamstring Boston Red Sox OF Shane Victorino (hamstring) is expected to begin a rehab assignment Friday, April 18.
2014/04/16 SP Walker, Taijuan SEA shoulder Seattle Mariners SP Taijuan Walker (shoulder) has been diagnosed with a right shoulder impingement and will be shut down for two weeks, according to general manager Jack Zduriencik.
2014/04/16 RP Webb, Ryan BAL back Chicago White Sox RP Nate Jones (back) isn't ready for baseball activities, and there is still no timetable for his return. Manager Robin Ventura is comfortable using RPs Ryan Webb and Jacob Petricka in high-leverage situations late in games, but he will not change the current bullpen alignment.