Hot off the Wire - News, Rumors, Injuries and more!

Hot off the Wire Feeds

NFL MLB NASCAR

Have a hot news tip?

E-Mail: newstip@kffl.com

Do you need fantasy or sports news on your site?

Would you like to have Hot off the Wire content (NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL and NASCAR) available on your Website or app? Hot off the Wire syndication is available to power your products with the sticky, real-time information your users crave. Contact us today!

Yankees | Not in on Matt Kemp

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 01:53:42 -0700

The New York Yankees are telling people they are not in on the quest for Los Angeles Dodgers OF Matt Kemp. The team does not want to take on his $107 million in future commitments.

Pirates | Looking at LaTroy Hawkins

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 01:50:35 -0700

The Pittsburgh Pirates are looking at Colorado Rockies CL LaTroy Hawkins.

Pirates | Tracking Boston relievers

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 01:43:44 -0700

The Pittsburgh Pirates are taking a look at the Boston Red Sox relievers in advance of the trading deadline. No specific names were mentioned.

Athletics | Coco Crisp to have neck examined

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 21:23:50 -0700

Oakland Athletics OF Coco Crisp (neck) is traveling back to the Bay Area to have his injured neck examined.

Athletics | Alberto Callaspo activated

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:30:43 -0700

The Oakland Athletics have activated 2B Alberto Callaspo (hamstring) from the 15-day disabled list. The team also optioned 1B Nate Freiman to Triple-A Sacramento.

Padres | Jason Lane to be recalled

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:26:25 -0700

San Diego Padres P Jason Lane will be recalled from Triple-A El Paso in order to be the starting pitcher Monday, July 28.

Twins | Joe Mauer to take BP

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:25:49 -0700

Minnesota Twins 1B Joe Mauer (oblique) is scheduled to take batting practice at Target Field this week.

FANTASY TIP: Mauer is making good progress but likely is a few weeks away from returning to the starting lineup.

Yankees | Carlos Beltran doing some throwing

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 19:41:07 -0700

New York Yankees OF Carlos Beltran (elbow) has continued his throwing program and has started to participate in some outfield drills. Beltran has been used as a only designated hitter since April because of an elbow injury.

Yankees | Mark Teixeira does some baseball activities

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 19:33:38 -0700

New York Yankees 1B Mark Teixeira (lat) took some swings in a batting cage and fielded ground balls Sunday, July 27. He will be reevaluated Monday, July 27, and could avoid the 15-day disabled list if he does not have any problems.

FANTASY TIP: This appears to be a good sign for Teixeira, but the next day or two will be important for him. Owners should keep him out of their lineups until there is a clearer picture on his recovery.

Red Sox | Felix Doubront likely to be in bullpen if not moved

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 18:52:38 -0700

Boston Red Sox SP Felix Doubront likely will be used mostly out of the bullpen if he is not traded by the trade deadline. Manager John Farrell said Doubront still has a chance to be a starting pitcher in the future.

Do you need fantasy or sports news on your site?

Would you like to have Hot off the Wire content (NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL and NASCAR) available on your Website or app? Hot off the Wire syndication is available to power your products with the sticky, real-time information your users crave. Contact us today!

Padres | Brooks Conrad sent down

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 18:08:20 -0700

The San Diego Padres have optioned 2B Brooks Conrad to Triple-A El Paso.

Padres | Jedd Gyorko to be activated

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 18:03:34 -0700

San Diego Padres 2B Jedd Gyorko (foot) will be activated from the 15-day disabled list Monday, July 28.

Red Sox | Jon Lester unlikely to sign extension if moved

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 17:59:11 -0700

Boston Red Sox SP Jon Lester said he likely would not sign a contract extension with his new team if he is traded before the deadline. Lester said he would like to play for the Red Sox next season.

Giants | Angel Pagan doing baseball activities

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 17:56:30 -0700

San Francisco Giants OF Angel Pagan (back) has been taking batting practice and running in Arizona. Manager Bruce Bochy said he hopes Pagan will clear himself for a rehab assignment in the next day or two.

Giants | Brandon Belt still dealing with injury

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 17:54:13 -0700

San Francisco Giants 1B Brandon Belt (concussion) is still feeling the effects of the concussion he suffered last week. He was scheduled to be examined Sunday, July 27.

Giants | Matt Cain not throwing

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 17:53:20 -0700

San Francisco Giants SP Matt Cain (elbow) has not thrown a baseball since being placed on the 15-day disabled list and likely will undergo more tests to see what is happening with his injured elbow.

Yankees | John Danks appears to be trade option

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 17:45:58 -0700

The New York Yankees are still looking into the possibility of acquiring Chicago White Sox SP John Danks.

Dodgers | Interested in Jon Lester

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 17:44:19 -0700

Boston Red Sox SP Jon Lester is believed to be a trade target for the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Red Sox | Open to offers for Jon Lester

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 17:42:02 -0700

The Boston Red Sox are willing to listen to trade offers for SP Jon Lester but will be looking for a significant return in any trade involving Lester.

Orioles | T.J. McFarland on bereavement list

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 17:36:10 -0700

Baltimore Orioles SP T.J. McFarland has been placed on the bereavement list because of the death of his grandmother. He will miss at least three days.

KFFL: Sports Link of the Day

Latest Baseball Reports

Featured Links