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Giants | Marco Scutaro out of lineup Sunday

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 10:26:43 -0700

San Francisco Giants 2B Marco Scutaro is not in the starting lineup against the Arizona Diamondbacks Sunday, July 13.

Brewers | Starters for Washington series announced

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 10:24:45 -0700

Milwaukee Brewers SPs Kyle Lohse, Matt Garza and Yovani Gallardo will start the team's first three games after the All-Star break against the Washington Nationals.

Brewers | Jeff Bianchi bothered by sore elbow

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 10:17:15 -0700

Milwaukee Brewers SS Jeff Bianchi (elbow) is not in the lineup against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, July 13, because of a sore elbow. INF Elian Herrera will make his first big-league start at shortstop.

Athletics | Drew Pomeranz rehab update

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 10:09:29 -0700

Oakland Athletics SP Drew Pomeranz (hand) allowed one run and one hit over four innings in a rehab start for Triple-A Sacramento Saturday, July 12, with seven strikeouts.

Orioles | Miguel Gonzalez to pitch July 22

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 10:05:13 -0700

Updating a previous report, Baltimore Orioles SP Miguel Gonzalez will make his next start at the major league level against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim July 22.

Indians | Jason Giambi expected to return this season

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 10:03:23 -0700

Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona said DH/1B Jason Giambi (knee) will "definitely" play again before the end of the season, even though he was moved from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.

Rays | Jeremy Hellickson expected back at the end of the month

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 08:47:21 -0700

Updating a previous report, Tampa Bay Rays SP Jeremy Hellickson is expected to re-join the team for the series against the Boston Red Sox, which is the last weekend of July.

Rays | Ryan Hanigan not in the lineup

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 08:46:57 -0700

Tampa Bay Rays C Ryan Hanigan (side) is not in the starting lineup Sunday, July 13.

Rays | Desmond Jennings not in the lineup

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 08:43:40 -0700

Tampa Bay Rays OF Desmond Jennings (knee) is not in the starting lineup Sunday, July 13. Jennings said he was OK and should be ready to go Friday, July 18.

FANTASY TIP: Have Jennings back in your lineups after the All-Star break.

Pirates | Starling Marte to return after the All-Star break

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 08:32:09 -0700

Pittsburgh Pirates LF Starling Marte (bereavement) will return to Pittsburgh Wednesday, July 16, and return to the lineup after the All-Star break.

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Pirates | Matt Hague sent down

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 08:31:20 -0700

Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Matt Hague was sent down to Triple-A Indianapolis Sunday, July 13.

Braves | Dan Uggla suspended

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 08:27:02 -0700

Atlanta Braves 2B Dan Uggla was suspended one game for undisclosed reasons Sunday, July 13.

Pirates | Gerrit Cole to throw Thursday

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 08:16:34 -0700

Pittsburgh Pirates SP Gerrit Cole (lat) is scheduled to throw Thursday, July 17. Cole will throw fastballs and changeups, and the team will decide the next step after that.

FANTASY TIP: Check back after this workout takes place on Thursday, we should have a much better idea of what the plan will be moving forward.

Rays | Option Jeremy Hellickson to minors

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 08:06:23 -0700

The Tampa Bay Rays optioned SP Jeremy Hellickson to Double-A Montgomery Sunday, July 13. Hellickson will start Monday, July 14.

FANTASY TIP: The Rays are choosing to keep pitching Hellickson on schedule during the All-Star break, there is nothing to be concerned about here.

Rays | Activate Jake McGee

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 08:05:52 -0700

The Tampa Bay Rays activated RP Jake McGee from the paternity list Sunday, July 13.

Braves | Dan Uggla could be on the way out

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 07:49:33 -0700

Atlanta Braves 2B Dan Uggla could be designated for assignment or traded Sunday, July 13.

Braves | Phil Gosselin recalled

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 07:48:47 -0700

The Atlanta Braves recalled 2B Phil Gosselin from Triple-A Gwinnett Sunday, July 13.

Cardinals | George Kottaras trying to get up to speed

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 07:41:09 -0700

St. Louis Cardinals C George Kottaras said he is trying to get up to speed as quickly as possible, and will be spending time with C Yadiar Molina. "Learning staffs takes time," Kottaras said. "I'm going to be a sponge around here, for sure. I'll definitely be locked at (Molina's) hip for a while."

Cardinals | Joe Kelly not happy with performance

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 07:36:25 -0700

St. Louis Cardinals SP Joe Kelly said he was not happy with how he pitched Friday, July 11. "It was pretty horrible," said Kelly. "I hope that this was the worst outing for this year. I guess there's only one way to go from here. Up."

Ravens | Jimmy Smith arrested

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 06:57:24 -0700

Baltimore Ravens CB Jimmy Smith was arrested and charged with misdemeanor disorderly conduct Sunday, July 13. Smith was cited for alleged failure to obey a lawful order of a police officer.