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Rockies | Trade Chris Capuano

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:27:17 -0700

The Colorado Rockies traded RP Chris Capuano to the New York Yankees for cash considerations.

Yankees | Acquire Chris Capuano

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:26:23 -0700

The New York Yankees acquired RP Chris Capuano from the Colorado Rockies for cash considerations.

Mets | Curtis Granderson back

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:25:46 -0700

New York Mets OF Curtis Granderson (illness) is back in the lineup Thursday, July 24.

FANTASY TIP: Put him back in your deep-league lineups.

Cowboys | Amobi Okoye placed on NFI

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:25:32 -0700

Dallas Cowboys DT Amobi Okoye (illness) was placed on the Non-Football Illness list Thursday, July 24.

Patriots | Roy Finch passes physical

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:24:42 -0700

New England Patriots RB Roy Finch has passed his physical.

Bears | Kyle Long placed on NFI

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:24:08 -0700

Chicago Bears OG Kyle Long (illness) was placed on the Non-Football Illness list Thursday, July 24.

Astros | Dexter Fowler update

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:22:52 -0700

Houston Astros OF Dexter Fowler (intercostal) said he is feeling better every day Thursday, July 24, but he still does not have a timetable for his rehab. General Manager Jeff Luhnow expects Fowler to begin his rehab assignment sometime during the team's 10-game homestand, which beings Friday, July 25.

FANTASY TIP: Fowler justifies his injury-prone label annually and hasn't begun any baseball activities yet. When healthy he is a valuable asset in all formats, so consider adding him before the pack.

Steelers | Waive-injured Kion Wilson

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:22:16 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers cut LB Kion Wilson Thursday, July 24.

NFL | Nine players go unclaimed

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:20:40 -0700

WR Kelsey Pope (Cardinals), CB Royce Adams (Browns), OG Jarrod Pughsley (Cowboys), LB Shaun Lewis (Packers), RB Beau Blankenship (Jaguars), DE Spencer Nealy (Vikings), WR Tyler McDonald (Patriots), DB Lowell Rose (Jets) and LB Jonas Mouton (Chargers) all cleared waivers Thursday, July 24, and are free to sign with any team.

Bengals | T.J. Conley waived

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:19:51 -0700

The Cincinnati Bengals waived P T.J. Conley Thursday, July 24.

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Phillies | Trying to trade Ryan Howard

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:19:35 -0700

The Philadelphia Phillies are working hard to trade 1B Ryan Howard and would be willing to swallow much or most of the remaining $70 million they owe him, according to rival executives.

FANTASY TIP: Howard's relationship with Philly management is becoming toxic, and a change of scenery could be a positive. Still, you know what you're getting with Howard: low BA, decent power and RBI potential. He could be much more useful in an AL environment.

Bills | Brandon Smith waived

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:18:23 -0700

The Buffalo Bills waived CB Brandon E. Smith (leg).

Indians | Asdrubal Cabrera update

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:17:57 -0700

Updating a previous report, Cleveland Indians SS Asdrubal Cabrera (back) increased his activity today and could return to the lineup Saturday, July 26, according to manager Terry Francona. Francona noted it could be an optimistic expectation, though.

FANTASY TIP: Cross your fingers, but it would be wise to scout for a Cabrera replacement if you haven't already done so.

Seahawks | Morrell Presley signed

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:13:10 -0700

The Seattle Seahawks signed free-agent WR Morrell Presley to an undisclosed contract Thursday, July 24.

Bengals | Sign Jeremy Johnson

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:12:51 -0700

The Cincinnati Bengals signed free-agent WR Jeremy Johnson (Patriots). Terms of the deal were undisclosed.

Panthers | Anthony Morales signed

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:10:53 -0700

The Carolina Panthers signed free-agent LB Anthony Morales to an undisclosed contract Thursday, July 24.

Chiefs | Sanders Commings placed on NFI list

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:10:11 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs CB Sanders Commings (undisclosed) was placed on the Non-Football Injury list.

Steelers | Sign Lew Toler

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:08:36 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed undrafted free-agent DB Lew Toler (Rutgers). Per NFL rules, UDFA deals are three years in length. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Cowboys | Tyronne Green released from IR

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:05:05 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys released OG Tyronne Green (undisclosed) from their Reserve/Injured list Thursday, July 24, after reaching an injury settlement.

Chiefs | Rokevious Watkins placed on NFI list

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:04:21 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs OG Rokevious Watkins (undisclosed) was placed on the Non-Football Injury list.