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Rockies | Josh Rutledge scratched

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:11:53 -0700

Colorado Rockies SS Josh Rutledge (illness) was scratched from the lineup Monday, July 28, against the Chicago Cubs due to illness.

Red Sox | Open to dealing John Lackey, Jon Lester

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:11:19 -0700

Updating a previous report, the Boston Red Sox are open to trading both SPs John Lackey and Jon Lester for the right returns, a source said Monday, July 28.

Bears | Matt Slauson leaves early, Terrence Tolliver sits

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:07:25 -0700

Chicago Bears OG Matt Slauson (shoulder) left practice early Monday, July 28, with a right shoulder injury, and WR Terrence Tolliver (toe) did not practice.

Ravens | Lardarius Webb to undergo tests for ailing back

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:53:19 -0700

Baltimore Ravens CB Lardarius Webb (back) missed his third straight day of practice Monday, July 28, and will undergo further testing to determine the extent of the injury, according to head coach John Harbaugh. CB Asa Jackson worked with the first-team defense in place of Webb.

Jaguars | Roy Miller returns

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:47:25 -0700

Jacksonville Jaguars DT Roy Miller (shoulder) returned to practice Monday, July 28, after being given the day off Sunday, July 27, to rest his shoulder that he had surgery on in the offseason.

Nationals | Jayson Werth expected to play Tuesday

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:44:22 -0700

Updating a previous report, Washington Nationals OF Jayson Werth (ankle) left the game Monday, July 28, against the Miami Marlins due to a twisted ankle. Manager Matt Williams said after the game that Werth is expected to be fine for Tuesday, July 29.

Pirates | Kicking tires on Bartolo Colon

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:43:49 -0700

The Pittsburgh Pirates sent a scout to watch the start of New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon Monday, July 28, during his start against the Philadelphia Phillies. They were one of several teams to check out the veteran.

Nationals | Jayson Werth leaves game

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:43:03 -0700

Washington Nationals OF Jayson Werth (leg) left the game Monday, July 28, against the Miami Marlins due to an apparent leg injury, and he was seen limping toward the dugout.

FANTASY TIP: The injury doesn't appear to be terribly serious, as another report said he was smiling with teammates shortly after departing. He had been dealing with a knee injury, so perhaps he aggravated that ailment slightly.

Mets | Dana Eveland hit on elbow

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:42:26 -0700

New York Mets RP Dana Eveland (elbow) was hit on the elbow by a comebacker Monday, July 28, against the Philadelphia Phillies. He had an X-rays after the game which revealed no fracture.

Cardinals | Interested in Bartolo Colon

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:41:46 -0700

The St. Louis Cardinals had a scout in attendance to watch New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon during his start Monday, July 28, against the Philadelphia Phillies. The Cardinals were among several teams with a scout in attendance.

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Braves | Checking out Bartolo Colon

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:41:11 -0700

The Atlanta Braves sent a scout to watch New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon make his start Monday, July 28, against the Philadelphia Phillies. The Braves were one of several teams checking out the veteran hurler.

Giants | Mario Manningham still not confident in knee

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:35:13 -0700

New York Giants WR Mario Manningham (knee) said he is still not 100 percent confident in his surgically repaired knee. "I'm working on it," he said of overcoming that psychological hurdle. "Every day I feel better. (I'm) going out and just trying to get back to where I was."

Bills | Cyrus Kouandjio losing ground on starting gig

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:33:41 -0700

Buffalo Bills OT Cyrus Kouandjio has struggled in training camp, and Joe Buscaglia of 550 Sports Radio believes that OT Erik Pears is now the frontrunner for the starting RT job.

Bills | Aaron Williams out with illness

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:29:21 -0700

Buffalo Bills FS Aaron Williams (illness) missed practice Monday, July 28.

Bills | Sammy Watkins given some time off

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:27:53 -0700

Buffalo Bills WR Sammy Watkins watched a majority of the drills from the sidelines Monday, July 28, in what was described as a rest day. WR Chris Hogan received reps with the first-team in Watkins' place.

Cardinals | John Abraham arrested

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:21:43 -0700

Arizona Cardinals DE John Abraham was detained, questioned and later charged with multiple counts, including DUI, on Sunday, June 29, according to arrest reports in DeKalb County. Abraham missed his third straight day of training camp Monday, July 28.

Blue Jays | Scouting Bartolo Colon

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:18:40 -0700

The Toronto Blue Jays were scouting New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon during his start against the Philadelphia Phillies Monday, July 28. The Jays were among several teams with scouts watching the veteran.

Phillies | Marlon Byrd could approve deal

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:18:02 -0700

Philadelphia Phillies OF Marlon Byrd had four teams on his no-trade list, the Kansas City Royals, Seattle Mariners, Tampa Bay Rays and Toronto Blue Jays. He said the Jays and Rays are on his no-trade list because they play their home games on artificial turf. However, he hinted Monday, July 28, he could lean toward approving a trade to the other teams. "Then I have to have a conversation with my wife and with my agents, and see what's best for me, my family, and what's best for this organization, because I can't be that selfish," Byrd said. "I was blessed. (General manager Ruben Amaro Jr.) came hard and wanted me here this year. He made it easy for me this offseason. So I can't be tough on him."

Phillies | Willing to take some of Cole Hamels' salary

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:17:14 -0700

Updating a previous report, the Philadelphia Phillies are listening to offers for SP Cole Hamels, but the price is astronomical. He has four years left on his contract after this season, at $22.5 million per year. The Phillies have told teams they're willing to take on $10 million of that. Despite that, one American League executive said Monday, July 28, that the asking price is "just not realistic."

Mariners | Might be destination for Marlon Byrd

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:16:38 -0700

Philadelphia Phillies OF Marlon Byrd could be headed to the Seattle Mariners, but they are one of four teams on his no-trade list. However, he indicated he might be willing to waive his no-trade clause, but he could potentially ask for some kind of perk in order to waive his veto rights.