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Blue Jays | Hagen Danner signed
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 00:00:08 -0700

The Toronto Blue Jays signed C Hagen Danner on Sunday, June 25. Danner, the team's second-round selection, will receive a $1.5 million bonus, above the 61st pick bonus slot of $1.043,200.

Red Sox | Rusney Castillo unlikely to see majors in 2017
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 23:06:28 -0700

Boston Red Sox OF Rusney Castillo is unlikely to see the major leagues in 2017, even though he is doing well at Class AAA Pawtucket. Castillo's $10.4 million salary would be counted against the luxury tax if he were to earn a promotion.

Tigers | Five draft picks signed
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 22:36:15 -0700

The Detroit Tigers signed 3B Colby Bortles, 1B Dylan Burdeaux, 2B Ro Coleman, RHP Brad Bass, and RHP Carson Lance on Sunday, June 25.

Astros | Jordan Jankowski sent down
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 17:46:09 -0700

Houston Astros RHP Jordan Jankowski was optioned to Class AAA Fresno Sunday, June 25.

Yankees | Jacoby Ellsbury could return Monday
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 15:56:43 -0700

New York Yankees OF Jacoby Ellsbury (concussion, neck) could be activated from the seven-day disabled list Monday, June 26, according to manager Joe Girardi.

Yankees | Starlin Castro dealing with injury
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 15:51:47 -0700

New York Yankees 2B Starlin Castro (wrist) was not available to play Sunday, June 25, because he received a cortisone shot in his wrist Saturday, June 24, according to manager Joe Girardi. Girardi said Castro's wrist has been bothering him for the last six weeks.

Yankees | Aaron Hicks to miss weeks
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 15:46:50 -0700

New York Yankees OF Aaron Hicks (oblique) said he will be placed on the 10-day disabled list because of his oblique injury and has been told that he will be sidelined for three to four weeks.

Royals | Danny Duffy to pitch another rehab game
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 15:22:29 -0700

Kansas City Royals LHP Danny Duffy (oblique) felt good during his rehab start Saturday, June 24, and is scheduled to make another rehab start for Class AAA Omaha Thursday, June 29.

White Sox | Chris Beck leaves early
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 15:12:19 -0700

Chicago White Sox RHP Chris Beck (hamstring) left the game early Sunday, June 25, after he was hit in the hamstring by a line drive. He has been diagnosed with a bruised left hamstring.

Yankees | Greg Bird runs Sunday
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 15:05:47 -0700

New York Yankees 1B Greg Bird (ankle, knee) was able to do some running on the field before the team's game Sunday, June 25.

Yankees | CC Sabathia throws Sunday
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 15:04:09 -0700

New York Yankees LHP CC Sabathia (hamstring) threw a 35-pitch bullpen session Sunday, June 25.

Yankees | Matt Holliday may return Monday
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 15:00:14 -0700

New York Yankees OF Matt Holliday (illness) was not in the starting lineup Sunday, June 25, because he is still dealing with issues stemming from an allergic reaction he had last week. Manager Joe Girardi said Holliday could undergo more tests but hopes he will be in the starting lineup Monday, June 26.

Yankees | Aaron Hicks to undergo MRI
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 14:38:26 -0700

New York Yankees OF Aaron Hicks (oblique) is scheduled to undergo an MRI after he left the game early Sunday, June 25, because of right oblique tightness.

Indians | Austin Jackson day-to-day
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 14:12:30 -0700

Updating a previous report, Cleveland Indians OF Austin Jackson (quadriceps) is considered day-to-day because of left quadriceps tightness.

Twins | Phil Hughes makes rehab appearance
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 14:09:27 -0700

Minnesota Twins RHP Phil Hughes (arm) threw a scoreless inning in a rehab game for Class AAA Rochester Saturday, June 24. Hughes will be used as a reliever when he returns to the Twins.

Indians | Austin Jackson departs early
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 12:16:51 -0700

Cleveland Indians OF Austin Jackson (quad) was pulled from the game Sunday, June 25, against the Minnesota Twins because of a tight left quad.

Astros | Collin McHugh works simulated game
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 11:53:10 -0700

Houston Astros RHP Collin McHugh (elbow) through all of his pitches during a simulated game Saturday, June 25, and "came out of it really well," according to manager A.J. Hinch.

Astros | Dallas Keuchel eyeing second-half return?
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 11:49:41 -0700

Houston Astros LHP Dallas Keuchel (neck) is "trending" toward a return after the All-Star break, according to manager A.J. Hinch.

Mariners | Ben Gamel nursing a groin strain
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 11:45:18 -0700

Seattle Mariners OF Ben Gamel (groin) is not in the lineup Sunday, June 25, against the Houston Astros due to a slight groin strain, although the injury is an expected to sideline him more than a day or two. OF Guillermo Heredia will get the nod in left field in his absence.

Angels | Tyler Skaggs plays catch Sunday
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 11:35:17 -0700

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim LHP Tyler Skaggs (oblique) was able to play catch Sunday, June 25 - one day after he was scratched prior to the start of his rehab assignment. As a result, Skaggs' projected return date has been pushed back to the second half of the season.

Mariners | Danny Valencia sitting again
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 11:15:44 -0700

Seattle Mariners 1B Danny Valencia (wrist) is absent from the lineup for a second straight game Sunday, June 25, against the Houston Astros. INF/OF Taylor Motter will fill in again at first base in his absence.

Rangers | Joey Gallo sent back home
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 10:34:12 -0700

Texas Rangers 1B/3B Joey Gallo (hamstring) is out of the lineup for a second straight game Sunday, June 25, and has been sent back to Texas to have his right hamstring evaluated. The Rangers are still hopeful he can rejoin them Monday, June 26, in Cleveland.

Astros | Josh Reddick, Brian McCann getting some rest
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 10:31:40 -0700

Houston Astros OF Josh Reddick and C Brian McCann are absent from the lineup Sunday, June 25, against the Seattle Mariners. OF Jake Marisnick and C/DH Evan Gattis will start in center field and behind the plate, respectively.

Rangers | Tony Barnette to start rehab assignment soon
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 10:25:57 -0700

Texas Rangers RHP Tony Barnette (finger) is expected to begin a rehab assignment with Class AAA Round Rock on Tuesday, June 27.

Athletics | Jed Lowrie may visit doctor Monday
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 10:13:44 -0700

Oakland Athletics 2B Jed Lowrie (knee) may get his ailing right knee checked out by a doctor in Houston on Monday, June 26, according to manager Bob Melvin.

Athletics | Matt Chapman feeling better
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 10:07:33 -0700

Oakland Athletics 3B Matt Chapman (knee), who is battling an infection in his left knee, is expected to be released from the hospital Sunday, June 25.

Orioles | Zach Britton targeting July 5 return
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 10:02:58 -0700

Baltimore Orioles LHP Zach Britton (forearm) is reportedly progressing well in his rehab and hopes to return to the bullpen July 5.

White Sox | Carlos Rodon to return this week
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 09:57:01 -0700

Chicago White Sox LHP Carlos Rodon (biceps) is expected to rejoin the rotation at some point this week, according to manager Rick Renteria.

Indians | Cleveland inks Michael Martinez
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 09:33:10 -0700

Free-agent INF/OF Michael Martinez (Rays) signed a minor-league deal with the Cleveland Indians on Sunday, June 25.

Red Sox | David Price has cracked fingernail
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 08:46:05 -0700

Boston Red Sox LHP David Price (finger) dealt with a cracked fingernail Saturday, June 24, but did not need to leave early. He is expected to be ready to make his next scheduled start Thursday, June 29, versus the Minnesota Twins.

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