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Colts | T.Y. Hilton suffers hand injury

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:51:54 -0700

Indianapolis Colts WR T.Y. Hilton (hand) suffered an injury to his hand in practice Wednesday, July 30.

FANTASY TIP: Hopefully this is just a minor injury for Hilton. Check back when there is more information on the severity.

Rays | David Price expects to stay

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:50:20 -0700

Tampa Bay Rays SP David Price said he expects to still be a member of the team after the trade deadline.

Steelers | C.J. Goodwin sits

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:46:31 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers WR C.J. Goodwin (shoulder) is not participating in practice Wednesday, July 30.

Steelers | Rob Blanchflower in walking boot

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:42:31 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers TE Rob Blanchflower (undisclosed) is in a walking boot Wednesday, July 30.

Diamondbacks | Eric Chavez retires

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:39:36 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks 3B Eric Chavez has decided to retire from professional baseball.

Cowboys | Tomo Romo expected to practice

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:35:51 -0700

Dallas Cowboys QB Tony Romo (back) is scheduled to practice Wednesday, July 30.

FANTASY TIP: Romo continues to progress in his recovery from back issues. The team may be cautious with his recovery, but everything appears to be on schedule for Romo to be ready to start the regular season.

Seahawks | Jesse Williams injury update

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:31:52 -0700

Updating a previous report, Seattle Seahawks DT Jesse Williams (leg) was carted off with a leg injury Wednesday, July 30.

Brewers | Zach Duke could be used in setup role

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:30:10 -0700

Milwaukee Brewers RP Zach Duke could be used in a setup role moving forward, because RP Will Smith has struggled this month, according to manager Ron Roenicke.

Marlins | Unlikely to add John Lackey

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:28:14 -0700

The Miami Marlins are not expected to trade for Boston Red Sox SP John Lackey.

Orioles | No trade for Jon Lester close

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:26:03 -0700

Updating a previous report, the Baltimore Orioles are not close to acquiring Boston Red Sox SP Jon Lester at this point.

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Red Sox | Felix Doubront traded

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:25:28 -0700

The Boston Red Sox have traded SP Felix Doubront to the Chicago Cubs for a player to be named later.

Cubs | Felix Doubront acquired

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:18:51 -0700

The Chicago Cubs have acquired SP Felix Doubront from the Boston Red Sox, according to a source. It is not known what the Red Sox will receive in return.

FANTASY TIP: Doubront could join the Cubs' starting rotation, which would give him some value in NL-only leagues. Doubront is probably not an option in any mixed leagues.

Cowboys | Demarcus Lawrence to have surgery

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:16:52 -0700

Updating a previous report, Dallas Cowboys DE Demarcus Lawrence (foot) will undergo surgery for a broken foot Thursday, July 31, according to head coach Jason Garrett.

Orioles | Close to deal for Jon Lester

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:16:03 -0700

The Baltimore Orioles are close to acquiring SP Jon Lester from the Boston Red Sox, according to sources. The Red Sox would receive a pitcher in return.

Astros | Looking to move Chris Carter

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:14:47 -0700

The Houston Astros would like to trade OF Chris Carter before the trade deadline.

Cubs | Close to adding Felix Doubront

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:11:26 -0700

The Chicago Cubs are close to acquiring Boston Red Sox SP Felix Doubront.

Bengals | Domata Peko not practicing

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:10:24 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals DT Domata Peko is not participating in practice Wednesday, July 30, as he gets a day off.

Bengals | Dre Kirkpatrick sits

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:10:01 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals CB Dre Kirkpatrick (hamstring) is not participating in practice Wednesday, July 30.

Cardinals | Justin Masterson to start Saturday

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:07:51 -0700

St. Louis Cardinals SP Justin Masterson (knee) will be the team's starting pitcher Saturday, Aug. 2. Masterson is currently on the 15-day disabled list but is eligible to be activated Friday, Aug. 1.

Giants | Angel Pagan to work out again

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:07:14 -0700

San Francisco Giants OF Angel Pagan (back) is scheduled to undergo another full workout in Arizona Wednesday, July 30. Pagan likely will play for the team's rookie ball team Thursday, July 31, he does not have any problems during the workout.