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Padres | Everth Cabrera still a while away

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:00:28 -0700

San Diego Padres SS Everth Cabrera (hamstring) is still a bit further from a return from the 15-day disabled list, manager Bud Black said Friday, July 25.

Bills | Fred Jackson injury update

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:49:48 -0700

Updating a previous report, Buffalo Bills RB Fred Jackson (leg) suffered a lower leg injury during practice Friday, July 25.

Bills | Two suffer hamstring injuries

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:45:12 -0700

Buffalo Bills TE Tony Moeaki (hamstring) and S Kenny Ladler (hamstring) suffered hamstring injuries during practice Friday, July 25.

Bills | Fred Jackson leaves practice

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:38:52 -0700

Buffalo Bills RB Fred Jackson (undisclosed) left practice early Friday, July 25, after suffering an undisclosed injury. The injury does not appear to be serious.

FANTASY TIP: Owners should monitor this situation in case the injury is more serious than first believed. Jackson should be considered a No. 3 running back in fantasy leagues, because he is should receive a solid amount of playing time in 2014.

Panthers | Cam Newton not 100 percent

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:38:20 -0700

Carolina Panthers QB Cam Newton (ankle) said his ankle is not 100 percent at this point, but it is getting better each day.

FANTASY TIP: Newton could be limited for the foreseeable future because of the ankle injury, but it does not appear to be a major thing at this point. Owners should consider Newton as a low-end No. 1 quarterback that comes with some risk because of the team's wide receivers.

49ers | Could use multiple LBs to replace NaVorro Bowman

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:15:09 -0700

The San Francisco 49ers could use one inside linebacker in the base defense and another in the nickel defense while LB NaVorro Bowman (knee) is out of the lineup, according to defensive coordinator Vic Fangio. LB Michael Wilhoite has been working with the starting defense during training camp, but LB Chris Borland could also compete for the starting job.

49ers | Bruce Ellington off NFI list

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:10:44 -0700

The San Francisco 49ers have activated WR Bruce Ellington (ankle) off the Non-Football Injury list.

Astros | George Springer receiving treatment

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:09:04 -0700

Houston Astros OF George Springer (quadriceps) was receiving treatment Friday, July 25, but he said he is still not doing any exercises on his injured left quadriceps.

Twins | Kyle Gibson to throw bullpen session

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:07:58 -0700

Updating a previous report, Minnesota Twins SP Kyle Gibson (back) will throw a bullpen session Saturday, July 26. Barring any setbacks, he is expected to make his next scheduled start Tuesday, July 29, against the Kansas City Royals.

Tigers | J.D. Martinez back in the lineup

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:05:06 -0700

Detroit Tigers OF J.D. Martinez (quadriceps) is back in the starting lineup Friday, July 25, against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.

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Bengals | Mike Pollak activated

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:04:41 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals C Mike Pollak (knee) was activated from the Physically Unable to Perform list after he passed his physical Friday, July 25.

Pirates | More on Gerrit Cole's rehab outing

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:04:32 -0700

Updating a previous report, Pittsburgh Pirates SP Gerrit Cole (lat) will make a minor-league rehab start Monday, July 28, with Triple-A Indianapolis. Manager Clint Hurdle said Cole will shoot for 80 to 85 pitches Monday after throwing 60 pitches in a bullpen session Friday, July 25. Cole sounded open to making at least one or two rehab starts before returning to the big club.

FANTASY TIP: It might be two more scoring periods before fantasy owners have Cole back with the big league team. Be patient, but don't expect to activate him until early August.

Mariners | Michael Saunders goes to hit

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:04:06 -0700

Seattle Mariners OF Michael Saunders (oblique) was headed to hit in the indoor batting cages Friday, July 25, as he continues to rehab.

Blue Jays | Brandon Morrow headed south for rehab

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:03:04 -0700

Toronto Blue Jays SP Brandon Morrow (finger) is expected to head to the team's minor-league facility in Florida after this weekend's series on the road against the New York Yankees is completed.

Blue Jays | Brett Lawrie might head to Florida soon

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:02:36 -0700

Toronto Blue Jays 3B Brett Lawrie (finger) is expected to head to the team's minor-league facility in Florida to rehab within the next couple of days.

Blue Jays | Two on rehab in Florida

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:02:08 -0700

Toronto Blue Jays 1B Edwin Encarnacion (quadriceps) and 1B Adam Lind (foot) are each working out in Florida, as they rehab from their injuries.

Blue Jays | Nolan Reimold might return Monday

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:00:27 -0700

Toronto Blue Jays OF Nolan Reimold (calf) might come off the 15-day disabled list as soon as Monday, July 28, according to manager John Gibbons.

Astros | Collin McHugh deemed ready

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:00:02 -0700

Houston Astros SP Collin McHugh (finger) is "ready to come back," manager Bo Porter said Friday, July 25. The team is expected to announce its updated rotation plan Saturday, July 26.

Giants | Ryan Nassib struggling

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:58:16 -0700

New York Giants QB Ryan Nassib has struggled during the early portion of training camp. He has been missing on passes to wide receivers at times by a significant margin.

Buccaneers | Two LBs asked to lose weight

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:57:43 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LBs Mason Foster and Dane Fletcher were asked by head coach Lovie Smith to lose weight this offseason so they can become quicker, and both players did lose some weight.