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Steelers | Ramon Foster reports to camp

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:57:14 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers OG Ramon Foster reported to training camp Wednesday, July 30, after missing the first four days because of a personal issue.

Steelers | Rob Blanchflower out at least one week

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:55:30 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers TE Rob Blanchflower (ankle) is expected to miss at least one week because of a high ankle sprain.

Giants | Robert Ayers dealing with ankle issue

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:49:42 -0700

New York Giants DE Robert Ayers (ankle) suffered an ankle injury in practice Thursday, July 31.

Yankees | Stephen Drew acquired

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:45:27 -0700

The New York Yankees acquired SS Stephen Drew from the Boston Red Sox Thursday, July 31, in exchange for 2B Kelly Johnson.

FANTASY TIP: Drew is an interesting acquisition. He can spell Derek Jeter down the stretch and could presumably play some second base with Brian Roberts tiring in the second half. His playing time will likely be frustrating for owners, however. Drew is primarily an AL-only asset at this point.

Patriots | Ryan Wendell works at center

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:43:54 -0700

New England Patriots C Ryan Wendell worked at center with the first-team offense during practice Thursday, July 31, because C Bryan Stork (leg) did not participate in practice.

Steelers | Le'Veon Bell taking part in practice

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:43:08 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell (hamstring) is participating in practice Thursday, July 31.

Giants | Bennett Jackson to undergo further tests

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:41:02 -0700

Updating a previous report, New York Giants CB Bennett Jackson (ankle) has been sent for X-rays on his ankle. The team is hoping the injury is just a sprain.

Indians | Austin Adams coming up

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:37:54 -0700

Cleveland Indians RP Austin Adams will be recalled from the minors Thursday, July 31.

Giants | Will Beatty exits early

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:36:54 -0700

New York Giants OT William Beatty (undisclosed) left practice early Thursday, July 31.

Orioles | Preston Guilmet going down

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:36:21 -0700

Baltimore Orioles RP Preston Guilmet will be sent to the minors to make room for SP T.J. McFarland.

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Rays | David Price trade imminent?

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:35:59 -0700

Tampa Bay Rays SP David Price could be involved in a three-team trade as the deadline approaches, according to sources.

Red Sox | Anthony Ranaudo starting Friday

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:33:44 -0700

Boston Red Sox SP Anthony Ranaudo will start Friday, August 1, against the New York Yankees.

FANTASY TIP: Ranaudo has been lights out for Triple-A Pawtucket and enters the mixed league conversation, especially if he pitches well tomorrow. AL-only owners should rush to the waiver wire to add Ranaudo.

Chiefs | Eric Berry expected to be fine

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:33:33 -0700

Updating previous reports, Kansas City Chiefs SS Eric Berry (ankle) is expected to be fine and left practice early for precautionary reasons.

Jets | No decision on starting QB for preseason game

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:31:15 -0700

The New York Jets have not decided who will be the starting quarterback for their first preseason game, according to offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg.

Nationals | Receive cash in Asdrubal Cabrera deal

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:30:40 -0700

Updating a previous report, the Washington Nationals will receive cash along with SS Asdrubal Cabrera from the Cleveland Indians.

Yankees | Scott Sizemore released

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:28:36 -0700

New York Yankees 2B Scott Sizemore was released Thursday, July 31.

Giants | Mike Patterson dealing with sore shoulder

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:28:29 -0700

New York Giants DT Mike Patterson (shoulder) is dealing with a sore shoulder, according to head coach Tom Coughlin.

Jets | Stephen Hill performing well

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:27:27 -0700

New York Jets WR Stephen Hill has been outstanding so far during training camp, according to offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg.

Rays | Ben Zobrist unlikely to be traded

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:27:18 -0700

Tampa Bay Rays 2B Ben Zobrist is unlikely to be traded before the deadline.

Braves | Not counting on Jonny Venters

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:27:00 -0700

Atlanta Braves RP Jonny Venters (elbow) is not being counted on to return to the team's bullpen in 2014, according to manager Fredi Gonzalez. Gonzalez noted he is hopeful Venters will return this season, but that Venters' health is the No. 1 priority.