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Astros | Lance McCullers could start Sunday
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 22:51:06 -0700

Houston Astros RHP Lance McCullers (hand) could start Sunday, Sept. 24, after throwing a bullpen session Wednesday, Sept. 20. McCullers was scratched from his last scheduled start on Sept. 13 and hasn't pitched since.

Angels | Yunel Escobar progressing
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 22:08:50 -0700

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 3B Yunel Escobar (oblique) is set to face live pitching at the team's training facility Monday, Sept. 25.

Indians | Jose Ramirez sits Thursday
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 22:01:37 -0700

Cleveland Indians 2B Jose Ramirez (hamstring) was given the day off Thursday, Sept. 21, to rest a sore hamstring that has been bothering him recently.

White Sox | Carson Fulmer removed from start
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 17:27:33 -0700

Chicago White Sox RHP Carson Fulmer (finger) was removed from his start Thursday, Sept. 21, against the Houston Astros with a blister on his right index finger. He was replaced in the first inning by RHP Chris Volstad.

Rays | Rays acquire Osmy Gregorio
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 17:25:44 -0700

Seattle Mariners INF Osmy Gregorio was sent to the Tampa Bay Rays Thursday, Sept. 21, to complete a trade between the two clubs made on Aug. 6.

Rays | Kevin Kiermaier out Thursday
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 16:06:09 -0700

Tampa Bay Rays OF Kevin Kiermaier (rest) is not in the starting lineup Thursday, Sept. 21, against the Baltimore Orioles. OF Mallex Smith will start in his place in center field and bat leadoff opposite RHP Gabriel Ynoa.

Orioles | Tim Beckham remains sidelined
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 16:00:06 -0700

Baltimore Orioles SS Tim Beckham (mouth) remains out of the starting lineup Thursday, Sept. 21, against the Tampa Bay Rays because there was some bleeding following an abscess tooth extraction, according to manager Buck Showalter. SS J.J. Hardy will get the start at shortstop and hit ninth versus RHP Matt Andriese.

Rangers | Carlos Gomez returns to lineup
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 15:59:29 -0700

Texas Rangers OF Carlos Gomez (ankle) is back in the starting lineup Thursday, Sept. 21, against the Seattle Mariners. He'll play center field and bat sixth opposite LHP James Paxton.

White Sox | Matt Davidson scratched due to illness
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 15:57:00 -0700

Chicago White Sox 3B Matt Davidson (illness) was scratched from the starting lineup Thursday, Sept. 21, due to flu-like symptoms. INF Tyler Saladino will take over at third base and bat sixth opposite Houston Astros LHP Dallas Keuchel.

Indians | Michael Brantley shut down
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 23:41:06 -0700

Cleveland Indians OF Michael Brantley (ankle) has been shut down for the next seven to 10 days after the team received a second opinion on his ailing ankle. Brantley hasn't played since Aug. 8.

Astros | Luke Gregerson struck by liner
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 22:45:56 -0700

Houston Astros RHP Luke Gregerson (hand) was struck by a line drive Wednesday, Sept. 20, on his non-throwing hand. X-rays were negative.

Rays | Danny Espinosa outrighted
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 22:15:35 -0700

Tampa Bay Rays INF Danny Espinosa was placed on outright waivers Wednesday, Sept. 20, thus removing him from the team's 40-man roster.

Royals | Salvador Perez dinged up
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 22:01:50 -0700

Kansas City Royals C Salvador Perez (elbow) took a foul ball off his elbow during the team's game against the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday, Sept. 20. Perez finished the inning but was subsequently removed for a pinch hitter.

Red Sox | Eduardo Nunez not ready to return
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 21:59:40 -0700

Boston Red Sox INF/OF Eduardo Nunez (knee) did some running and fielded grounders Wednesday, Sept. 20, but he's still not close to returning to the lineup.

Orioles | Zach Britton likely done for the year
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 21:57:07 -0700

Baltimore Orioles LHP Zach Britton (knee) will be getting a stem-cell injection in his left knee and is not expected to take the mound again this season.

Orioles | Baltimore sits two Wednesday
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 21:48:28 -0700

Baltimore Orioles 3B Manny Machado (illness) and SS Tim Beckham (mouth) were held out of the lineup Wednesday, Sept. 20.

Athletics | Bruce Maxwell removed from game
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 21:28:05 -0700

Oakland Athletics C Bruce Maxwell (head) was taken out of the game Wednesday, Sept. 20, after being struck in the mask by a foul ball. Manager Bob Melvin said the injury does not look like a concussion.

Yankees | Adam Warren progressing
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 21:26:09 -0700

New York Yankees RHP Adam Warren (back) was scheduled to throw a bullpen session Wednesday, Sept. 20, and then work a simulated game early next week.

Yankees | Aaron Hicks update
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 21:13:28 -0700

New York Yankees OF Aaron Hicks (oblique) is set to begin taking batting practice Thursday, Sept. 21, and then play in a game at the team's minor league complex on Monday, Sept. 25.

Mariners | Tony Zych may not return this season
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 19:43:43 -0700

Seattle Mariners RHP Tony Zych (elbow) still felt soreness after his bullpen workout Wednesday, Sept. 20, according to manager Scott Servais. The chances of him returning before the end of the season "appear to be dimming."

White Sox | Avisail Garcia removed from game
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 18:42:58 -0700

Chicago White Sox OF Avisail Garcia (stomach) left the game Wednesday, Sept. 20, versus the Houston Astros due to stomach discomfort. 2B Alen Hanson replaced him in the bottom of the third inning.

Astros | Alex Bregman not starting Wednesday
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 16:40:06 -0700

Houston Astros 3B Alex Bregman (rest) is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, Sept. 20, against the Chicago White Sox. INF Marwin Gonzalez will get the nod at third base and hit fifth versus RHP James Shields.