Angels | Kole Calhoun leaves early
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:40:40 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Kole Calhoun (shoulder) left the game early with a trainer Thursday, March 26. He was hit in the right shoulder by a pitch and also slid hard into second base during the game.
Athletics | Josh Reddick takes batting practice
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:31:38 -0700
Athletics | Coco Crisp back on the field
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:12:03 -0700
Oakland Athletics OF Coco Crisp (elbow) surprised teammates and manager Bob Melvin by taking part in warmups Thursday, March 26, as he was supposed to be out a few days. Crisp is nursing a sore elbow and received a cortisone shot Tuesday, March 24.
Angels | Garrett Richards pitching Saturday
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:03:08 -0700
Red Sox | Clay Buchholz working in new mechanics
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:29:11 -0700
Boston Red Sox SP Clay Buchholz tweaked his delivery during the offseason to help maintain balance and keep his body and arm in sync. So far this spring he has a 1.80 ERA with 12 strikeouts through 10 innings.
Rangers | Ross Detwiler wins fourth rotation spot
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:07:29 -0700
Rangers | Opening day handed to Yovani Gallardo
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:57:03 -0700
Athletics | Sean Doolittle will throw Friday
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:48:38 -0700
Yankees | Jacoby Ellsbury swinging Thursday
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:42:28 -0700
New York Yankees OF Jacoby Ellsbury (oblique) will take swings during soft toss Thursday, March 26, and he thinks it'll be a good test to see if he can be ready for opening day. He hasn't played in a game since March 15 due to a right oblique strain that the team is calling "extremely mild." If Ellsbury can play in a game by March 31, he should be ready for opening day, according to manager Joe Girardi. Ellsbury has also been doing sprints, playing catch and swinging a broomstick.
Angels | C.J. Cron hitting well this spring
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:11:32 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF C.J. Cron, who is expected to see plenty of at-bats in 2015 as the designated hitter, went 2-for-3 with a double and a sacrifice fly to extend his spring hitting streak to seven games. Cron is hitting .396 (19-for-48) in Cactus League play.
Indians | Nick Swisher continues rehabbing
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:08:12 -0700
Cleveland Indians 1B/OF Nick Swisher (knees) added sliding on a mat to his rehab program, after he did a round of baserunning drills Wednesday, March 25. He was scheduled to receive minor league at-bats Thursday, March 26.
Orioles | No extension talks for Chris Tillman
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:05:32 -0700
Tigers | Miguel Cabrera, Victor Martinez go deep
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:03:31 -0700
Detroit Tigers 1B Miguel Cabrera (foot, ankle) and DH Victor Martinez (knee) both hit home runs in the spring game Thursday, March 26. Cabrera's home run was a line drive that looked like his swings from two or three years ago. He also nearly homered on a sacrifice fly to right field in the game. Cabrera will take the day off Friday, March 27, before playing in three straight games.
Indians | Jason Kipnis returns
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:59:38 -0700
Blue Jays | Edwin Encarnacion feels ready
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:44:00 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays 1B Edwin Encarnacion (back) returned to game action Thursday, March 26, after sitting out since Sunday, March 8. "I took a couple of swings today, didn't feel anything, so I feel ready to go," Encarnacion said.
Angels | Halos being cautious with Garrett Richards
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:43:44 -0700
Tigers | Victor Martinez has knee soreness
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:39:55 -0700
Tigers | Joe Nathan dealing with nail issue
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:37:04 -0700
Tigers | No competition for Joe Nathan
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:32:42 -0700
Blue Jays | Brett Cecil makes spring debut
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:29:25 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays RP Brett Cecil (shoulder) made his spring debut Thursday, March 26, pitching one inning and recording a strikeout. He said the plan is to take a couple days off, then pitch in back-to-back games and proceed from there.
Red Sox | Koji Uehara throws Thursday
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:25:54 -0700
Boston Red Sox RP Koji Uehara (hamstring) made 60 throws on flat ground Thursday, March 26, which manager John Farrell called "a sizeable step forward." Uehara will throw a bullpen session Saturday, March 28, and might appear in a spring game Monday, March 30.
Yankees | Alex Rodriguez subject to more testing
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:20:09 -0700
New York Yankees DH Alex Rodriguez is subject to increased drug testing by Major League Baseball as a result of his 162-game suspension for using performance-enhancing drugs, according to baseball commissioner Rob Manfred.
White Sox | Carlos Rodon deserves to stick
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:03:18 -0700
Chicago White Sox SP Carlos Rodon deserves to break camp with a rotation spot, in the opinion of Fox Sports analyst Jon Morosi. Morosi noted service time can be manipulated easier for pitchers than position players, and Rondon could receive an extra service year with a "breather" All-Star break option to the minors or when SP Chris Sale (foot) returns from injury.
White Sox | David Robertson throws Thursday
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 12:40:59 -0700
Chicago White Sox RP David Robertson has been dealing with some soreness this spring but felt good during his bullpen session Thursday, March 26. Manager Robin Ventura does not appear to be concerned about the soreness.
Red Sox | Henry Owens sent down by Boston
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:48:57 -0700
Boston Red Sox SP Henry Owens was reassigned to minor league camp Thursday, March 26, and he'll start the season with Triple-A Pawtucket. Owens had a rough go of it this spring, posting an 8.74 ERA while allowing 11 earned runs on 12 hits and six walks while striking out eight in 11 1/3 Grapefruit League innings. Owens had a 4.03 ERA and struck out 44 hitters in 38 innings at Class AAA last summer.
Indians | Francisco Lindor reassigned to minors
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:48:24 -0700
Cleveland Indians SS Francisco Lindor was reassigned to minor league camp Thursday, March 26, and he will start the season with Triple-A Columbus. Lindor had a slash line of .297/.308/.592 with two home runs, a triple and three doubles in 16 Cactus League game this spring. SS Jose Ramirez, 22, is expected to hold down shortstop duties until Lindor is ready.
Indians | Michael Brantley has back tightness
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:03:18 -0700
Orioles | Matt Wieters to resume throwing
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:47:32 -0700
Rays | Chris Archer to start opener
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:21:42 -0700
Royals | Alex Rios out a few days
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:06:22 -0700