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Eagles | Cary Williams out

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:48:32 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles CB Cary Williams (hamstring) will not play against the Pittsburgh Steelers tonight due to a hamstring injury.

Padres | Joaquin Benoit throwing

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:43:58 -0700

San Diego Padres RP Joaquin Benoit (shoulder) threw long toss, and he pitched off the mound in the bullpen Thursday, Aug. 21. Benoit is dealing with a sore right shoulder.

Eagles | Brandon Boykin update

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:43:31 -0700

Updating a previous report, Philadelphia Eagles CB Brandon Boykin (hamstring) will not play Thursday, Aug. 21, due to a hamstring injury.

Blue Jays | Jose Bautista touching bases

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:38:10 -0700

Toronto Blue Jays OF Jose Bautista has reached base safely in 27 straight games, and 111 of 120 starts this season.

Padres | Cameron Maybin starting

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:37:18 -0700

San Diego Padres OF Cameron Maybin is starting in center field and batting seventh Thursday, Aug. 21, against the Los Angeles Dodgers. It is the first game Maybin has started since he was suspended for amphetamine use.

Padres | Cameron Maybin starting

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:37:18 -0700

San Diego Padres OF Cameron Maybin is starting in center field and batting seventh Thursday, Aug. 21, against the Los Angeles Dodgers. It is the first game Maybin has started since he was suspended for amphetamine use.

Broncos | Chris Harris Jr. progressing

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:28:26 -0700

Denver Broncos CB Chris Harris Jr. (knee) will reportedly be cleared for full practice participation and is on track to play in Week 1 against the Indianapolis Colts.

Jets | Jeff Cumberland not participating

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:21:58 -0700

New York Jets TE Jeff Cumberland (Achilles') did not participate in practice Thursday, Aug. 21.

Dodgers | Hyun-Jin Ryu throws off mound

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:18:32 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers Hyun-Jin Ryu (glute) threw off a mound Thursday, Aug. 21.

Pirates | Stolmy Pimentel begins rehab

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:17:45 -0700

Pittsburgh Pirates RP Stolmy Pimentel (ankle) will begin his rehab assignment with Double-A Altoona Thursday, Aug. 21. Pimentel will pitch the first inning of the game Thursday.

Eagles | Several not expected to play

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:17:05 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles WR Josh Huff (shoulder), RB Chris Polk (hamstring), WR Brad Smith (undisclosed), CB Brandon Boykin (leg), LB Jake Knott (hamstring) and C Julian Vandervelde (back) are not expected to play against the Pittsburgh Steelers Thursday, Aug. 21.

Giants | Brandon Belt hopes to return

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:13:36 -0700

San Francisco Giants 1B Brandon Belt (concussion) said he is definitely planning to play again this season. Belt noted he will be re-evaluated in three weeks.

Eagles | Nolan Carroll likely to play

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:12:35 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles CB Nolan Carroll (hamstring) looks like he'll play Thursday, Aug 21., against the Pittsburgh Steelers, according to beat reporter, Jeff McLane.

Royals | Salvador Perez ready to play

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:02:33 -0700

Updating a previous report, Kansas City Royals C Salvador Perez (knee) said he is ready to play Thursday, August 21. The Royals begin a three-game series at the Texas Rangers Friday, Aug. 22.

Ravens | Pernell McPhee sets goal

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:55:20 -0700

Baltimore Ravens LB Pernell McPhee wants double-digit sacks this season. McPhee has had an impressive offseason and head coach John Harbaugh said he's noticed McPhee's play since day one.

Redskins | Jason Hatcher to play

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:46:04 -0700

Washington Redskins DE Jason Hatcher (knee) will play against the Baltimore Ravens Saturday, Aug. 23.

Red Sox | Rest day for David Ortiz

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:43:33 -0700

Updating a previous report, Boston Red Sox DH David Ortiz is having a routine day off for rest Thursday, Aug. 21, against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.

Angels | Acquire Gordon Beckham

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:37:40 -0700

The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim acquired 2B Gordon Beckham from the Chicago White Sox for a player to be named later and cash considerations.

Colts | Reggie Wayne to play?

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:31:47 -0700

Indianapolis Colts WR Reggie Wayne (knee) is a game-time decision against the New Orleans Saints Saturday, Aug. 23, according to head coach Chuck Pagano.

FANTASY TIP: Wayne probably won't see much action this preseason, but it would be nice to see him take the field. He remains a low-end WR3 option in standard leagues.

Angels | Recall two pitchers

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:29:55 -0700

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim RP Cam Bedrosian was officially recalled from Triple-A Salt Lake Thursday, Aug. 21.