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Padres | Fernando Rodney suffers minor leg injury
Sun, 07 Feb 2016 07:10:55 -0800

San Diego Padres RP Fernando Rodney (leg), who is pitching for the Dominican Republic in the Caribbean Series, left a game last week after experiencing leg tightness as a precautionary measure.


Mets | Zack Wheeler could return in July
Sun, 07 Feb 2016 07:06:48 -0800

Updating previous reports, New York Mets SP Zack Wheeler (elbow) is eyeing a return to the majors around July 1, although general manager Sandy Alderson said there is a slight possibility that he could come back sooner. "it could accelerate a little bit but we feel real comfortable with that," Alderson said.


Padres | Ryan Butler suspended 50 games
Sat, 06 Feb 2016 16:20:49 -0800

San Diego Padres SP Ryan Butler was suspended 50 games for a second positive test for a drug of abuse.


Diamondbacks | Arizona OFs could swap positions
Sat, 06 Feb 2016 11:32:46 -0800

Arizona Diamondbacks manager Chip Hale said that he is considering flip-flopping OFs Yasmany Tomas and David Peralta defensively. Tomas would move from right field to left field, while Peralta would shift from left field to right field.


Cubs | Jake Arrieta avoids arbitration
Sat, 06 Feb 2016 08:06:07 -0800

Chicago Cubs SP Jake Arrieta has avoided arbitration Friday, Feb. 5, by agreeing to a one-year deal with the Cubs worth $10.7 million, according to a source.