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Redskins | Jason Hatcher progressing quickly from injury

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:35:44 -0700

Washington Redskins DT Jason Hatcher (knee) said he is progressing pretty quickly from a knee injury. "I want to get back on the field, but I know I've got take precaution," Hatcher said. "It's progressing pretty quickly. The trainers got a great game plan, so I'm just going to stick with it. Whenever they say I'm ready to go, I'm back on the field."

Athletics | Good news for Yoenis Cespedes

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:27:06 -0700

Oakland Athletics OF Yoenis Cespedes (thumb) is available to pinch-hit Thursday, July 24, and could start Friday, July 25.

FANTASY TIP: This is a boon for his fantasy owners, as long as he doesn't aggravate the injury. Stay tuned for more updates.

Chargers | Johnnie Troutman leaves practice

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:10:26 -0700

San Diego Chargers OG Johnnie Troutman (hamstring) left practice early with a hamstring injury Thursday, July 24. The injury did not appear to be serious.

Vikings | Chase Ford had foot procedure

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:09:33 -0700

Minnesota Vikings TE Chase Ford (foot) had a procedure on his left foot last week for a stress fracture and is expected to miss training camp.

Rangers | Summon Nate Adcock

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:07:43 -0700

The Texas Rangers purchased the contract of RP Nathan Adcock from Triple-A Round Rock. In a corresponding move, 1B Mitch Moreland (ankle) was transferred to the 60-day disabled list.

Jaguars | No plans to cut Justin Blackmon

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:03:13 -0700

Jacksonville Jaguars WR Justin Blackmon will not be cut by the team after his most recent arrest, according to owner Shad Khan. "We want him to get help he needs," Khan said.

Browns | Sign Jamaal Westerman

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:53:11 -0700

The Cleveland Browns signed LB Jamaal Westerman (Steelers) Thursday, July 24. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

Cowboys | Brandon Carr not practicing

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:48:13 -0700

Dallas Cowboys CB Brandon Carr (personal) is not participating in practice Thursday, July 24, due to family reasons.

Titans | Sign Taylor Lewan

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:41:43 -0700

The Tennessee Titans signed OL Taylor Lewan Thursday, July 24. Per NFL rules, the length of the contract is four years. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Giants | Dan Uggla has decent AAA debut

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:39:17 -0700

San Francisco Giants 2B Dan Uggla went 1-for-4 with an RBI single in his debut for Triple-A Fresno on Wednesday, July 24.

FANTASY TIP: Uggla may be ready to come up sometime in August if he acquits himself well at Fresno. MAYBE he'll be worth deep-mixed consideration then.

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Giants | Joe Panik sitting

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:38:37 -0700

San Francisco Giants 2B Joe Panik (ankle) is out at least for Thursday, July 24, because of a sprained ankle.

Jets | Chris Ivory dealing with hamstring issue

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:37:25 -0700

New York Jets RB Chris Ivory (hamstring) is dealing with a hamstring issue, according to head coach Rex Ryan. Ivory did not participate in team drills Thursday, July 24.

Jets | Quincy Enunwa does not practice

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:36:53 -0700

New York Jets WR Quincy Enunwa (hip) did not participate in practice Thursday, July 24.

Giants | Not encouraged by Marco Scutaro

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:35:09 -0700

San Francisco Giants 2B Marco Scutaro hasn't encouraged the club or scouts with his play. He wasn't in the lineup Thursday, July 24, even though they're facing a left-hander. Observers says his lack of mobility and bat speed is holding him back. Ehire Adrianza continues to receive playing time in place of Scutaro.

FANTASY TIP: Adrianza is strictly an NL-only add. Scutaro may not even be ownable in most of those games in the near future.

Ravens | Aaron Ross expected to miss the year

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:29:08 -0700

Updating a previous report, Baltimore Ravens CB Aaron Ross (Achilles') is expected to miss the entire season with an torn Achilles' tendon.

Giants | Brandon Mosley listed as starter

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:28:17 -0700

New York Giants OG Brandon Mosley is listed as the team's starting right guard on the first unofficial depth chart of training camp.

Giants | Rashad Jennings listed as starter

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:26:03 -0700

New York Giants RB Rashad Jennings is listed as the team's starting running back on the first unofficial depth chart of training camp.

Giants | Larry Donnell listed as starter

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:25:35 -0700

New York Giants TE Larry Donnell is listed as the team's starting tight end on the first unofficial depth chart of training camp.

Royals | Trade Jimmy Paredes

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:21:48 -0700

The Kansas City Royals traded INF/OF Jimmy Paredes to the Baltimore Orioles in exchange for cash considerations.

Orioles | Acquire Jimmy Paredes

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:20:54 -0700

The Baltimore Orioles acquired Jimmy Paredes from the Kansas City Royals in exchange for cash considerations and optioned to Triple-A Norfolk.