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Browns | Brian Hoyer knows he needs to compete for QB job

Sat, 12 Jul 2014 14:56:24 -0700

Cleveland Browns QB Brian Hoyer (knee) said he knows that he will be pushed by QB Johnny Manziel for the starting quarterback job but is looking forward to competing during training camp.

Browns | Brian Hoyer will be ready for camp

Sat, 12 Jul 2014 14:55:46 -0700

Cleveland Browns QB Brian Hoyer (knee) said he will be able to fully participate in practice when training camp begins.

Athletics | Alberto Callaspo placed on DL

Sat, 12 Jul 2014 14:43:15 -0700

The Oakland Athletics have placed 2B Alberto Callaspo (hamstring) on the 15-day disabled list because of a right hamstring strain. The team also recalled 2B Andy Parrino from Triple-A Sacramento.

Cardinals | John Brown top candidate for No. 4 WR job

Sat, 12 Jul 2014 14:36:52 -0700

Arizona Cardinals WR John Brown appears to have emerged as the leading candidate for the No. 4 wide receiver job entering training camp.

Cardinals | Ted Ginn likely to be No. 3 WR

Sat, 12 Jul 2014 14:30:52 -0700

Arizona Cardinals WR Ted Ginn Jr. appears to have the inside track for the No. 3 wide receiver job this upcoming season.

Cardinals | Rob Housler entering camp as No. 4 TE

Sat, 12 Jul 2014 14:30:27 -0700

Arizona Cardinals TE Rob Housler is expected to enter training camp as the fourth tight end on the depth chart and will have to compete for a roster spot.

Tigers | Victor Martinez expected back after break

Sat, 12 Jul 2014 14:11:17 -0700

Detroit Tigers DH Victor Martinez (back) will not play in the final two games before the All-Star break, but the team expects him to be able to play in the first game after the break, according to manager Brad Ausmus.

Rays | Desmond Jennings not in lineup

Sat, 12 Jul 2014 14:06:14 -0700

Tampa Bay Rays OF Desmond Jennings (knee) was not in the starting lineup Saturday, July 12, but could be available for an emergency situation, according to manager Joe Maddon. Maddon said there is no timetable for Jennings' return at this point.

Rays | Ryan Hanigan could return after break

Sat, 12 Jul 2014 14:05:34 -0700

Tampa Bay Rays C Ryan Hanigan (side) was not in the starting lineup Saturday, July 12, but could be used in an emergency, according to manager Joe Maddon. Maddon said the team hopes Hanigan will be able to play as soon as the All-Star Break is over.

White Sox | Scott Carroll leaves game

Sat, 12 Jul 2014 13:56:44 -0700

Chicago White Sox P Scott Carroll (back) left the game early Saturday, July 12, because of lower back stiffness.

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Royals | Yordano Ventura available out of bullpen Sunday

Sat, 12 Jul 2014 13:50:29 -0700

Kansas City Royals SP Yordano Ventura will be available out of the bullpen Sunday, July 13, and could pitch three or four innings in the game, according to manager Ned Yost.

Royals | Alex Gordon could be defensive replacement

Sat, 12 Jul 2014 13:50:00 -0700

Kansas City Royals OF Alex Gordon (wrist) could be used as a defensive replacement but will not be used as a pinch runner in the two games before the All-Star break.

Richard Petty Motorsports | Aric Almirola to use backup car

Sat, 12 Jul 2014 13:32:22 -0700

Richard Petty Motorsports driver Aric Almirola will need to use his backup car for the Sprint Cup race Sunday, July 13, because he wrecked his car during practice Saturday, July 12. Almirola originally qualified in 19th place but will now have to start at the back of the pack since he wrecked.

Yankees | Matt Daley cut

Sat, 12 Jul 2014 13:20:32 -0700

The New York Yankees have designated RP Matt Daley for assignment.

Phillies | Domonic Brown out of lineup

Sat, 12 Jul 2014 13:16:31 -0700

Philadelphia Phillies OF Domonic Brown (illness) has been scratched from the starting lineup Saturday, July 12, because of an illness.

White Sox | Alexei Ramirez leaves game

Sat, 12 Jul 2014 13:13:24 -0700

Chicago White Sox SS Alexei Ramirez (back) left the game early Saturday, July 12, because of back stiffness. He is considered day-to-day at this point.

Diamondbacks | Vidal Nuno to start Sunday

Sat, 12 Jul 2014 13:12:48 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks SP Vidal Nuno will be the starting pitcher Sunday, July 13, in place of SP Chase Anderson. The team wants to keep Anderson's inning total down.

Reds | Mat Latos has strained back

Sat, 12 Jul 2014 12:53:59 -0700

Cincinnati Reds SP Mat Latos (back) has a strained back, according to manager Bryan Price. He is expected to make his next scheduled start after the All-Star break.

Rangers | Engel Beltre rehab update

Sat, 12 Jul 2014 12:49:06 -0700

The Texas Rangers have removed OF Engel Beltre (leg) from his minor league rehab assignment to work on agility drills. He is expected to resume his assignment following the All-Star break.

Rangers | Ryan Feierabend promoted

Sat, 12 Jul 2014 12:45:17 -0700

The Texas Rangers have promoted P Ryan Feierabend from Triple-A Round Rock. He is under consideration to start against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Sunday, July 13, along with SP Scott Baker.