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Dodgers | Two starters sit Sunday
Sun, 24 Sep 2017 13:14:04 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers 3B Justin Turner and OF Yasiel Puig are out of the starting lineup Sunday, Sept. 24, against the San Francisco Giants. OF Joc Pederson will play in left and hit eighth against Giants RHP Chris Stratton. 3B Logan Forsythe will hit fifth.

Giants | Several starters out against Clayton Kershaw
Sun, 24 Sep 2017 13:02:58 -0700

The San Francisco Giants are sitting several regulars against Los Angeles Dodgers LHP Clayton Kershaw on Sunday, Sept. 24. Out are OF Jarrett Parker and OF Denard Span, 2B Joe Panik and 1B Ryder Jones. Replacements include OF Gorkys Hernandez (leadoff hitter) 2B Kelby Tomlinson (second), and OF Mac Williamson (eighth). C Buster Posey is playing first base and C Nick Hundley will catch.

Diamondbacks | Two ARI players resting Sunday
Sun, 24 Sep 2017 12:51:46 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks 2B Brandon Drury and C Chris Iannetta are not starting Sunday, Sept. 24, against the Miami Marlins. 2B Daniel Descalso replaces Drury and hits fifth against Marlins RHP Dan Straily. C Chris Herrmann will bat eighth.

Marlins | Dee Gordon feeling better
Sun, 24 Sep 2017 09:40:06 -0700

Miami Marlins 2B Dee Gordon (leg) said he was fine after feeling a mild cramp in his right leg while running to first base against the Arizona Diamondbacks Saturday, Sept. 23.

Mets | Noah Syndergaard to make one more start
Sun, 24 Sep 2017 09:36:43 -0700

New York Mets RHP Noah Syndergaard is expected to receive one more start this season on his regular turn, although it is uncertain how many pitches he will be limited to throwing. He tossed one scoreless inning in his return from the disabled list Saturday, Sept. 23, against the Washington Nationals.

Nationals | Two Nats play in simulated game
Sun, 24 Sep 2017 09:24:39 -0700

Washington Nationals OF Brian Goodwin (groin) and INF Stephen Drew (abdomen) participated in a simulated game Saturday, Sept. 23.

Nationals | Bryce Harper appears close to returning
Sun, 24 Sep 2017 09:21:19 -0700

Washington Nationals OF Bryce Harper (knee) could be activated from the disabled list as soon as Monday, Sept. 25, prior to the game against the Philadelphia Phillies. Recently, he has taken batting practice, run the bases, shagged fly balls, worked on throws from the outfield and participated in a pair of simulated games versus minor league pitchers. If the team decides not to activate Harper immediately, he could head to the instructional league for a brief stint before returning.

Reds | Deck McGuire to start Tuesday
Sun, 24 Sep 2017 09:14:35 -0700

Cincinnati Reds RHP Deck McGuire will make his first start against the Milwaukee Brewers Tuesday, Sept. 26, in place of RHP Rookie Davis (hip).

Brewers | Manny Pina still bothered by thumb injury
Sun, 24 Sep 2017 09:13:17 -0700

It is uncertain if Milwaukee Brewers C Manny Pina (thumb) will be able to play in the field again this season. His sprained left thumb is still causing a significant amount of pain.

Nationals | Ryan Zimmerman resting Sunday
Sun, 24 Sep 2017 08:23:59 -0700

Washington Nationals 1B Ryan Zimmerman (soreness) is out of the lineup Sunday, Sept. 24, due to general soreness, according to manager Dusty Baker. He is expected to return to action against the Philadelphia Phillies Monday, Sept. 25.

Braves | Jihwan Bae signed
Sun, 24 Sep 2017 08:11:00 -0700

The Atlanta Braves signed Korean SS Jihwan Bae Saturday, Sept. 23. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Mets | Michael Conforto's status for opener in jeopardy
Sun, 24 Sep 2017 05:16:57 -0700

New York Mets OF Michael Conforto (shoulder) is expected to resume baseball activities in six months, although his status for Opening Day 2018 is questionable.

Mets | Zack Wheeler moved to 60-day disabled list
Sun, 24 Sep 2017 05:11:57 -0700

New York Mets RHP Zack Wheeler (arm) has been transferred from the 10-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list due to a stress reaction in his right arm.

Dodgers | Good news for Hyun-Jin Ryu
Sat, 23 Sep 2017 20:24:53 -0700

Updating a previous report, Los Angeles Dodgers LHP Hyun-Jin Ryu's (forearm) X-rays on his left forearm came back negative.

Dodgers | Hyun-Jin Ryu hit by liner
Sat, 23 Sep 2017 19:30:37 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers LHP Hyun-Jin Ryu (arm) was pulled from his start against the San Francisco Giants Saturday, Sept. 23, after being struck in the left arm by a line drive.

Cardinals | Aledmys Diaz recalled
Sat, 23 Sep 2017 16:42:57 -0700

The St. Louis Cardinals recalled SS Aledmys Diaz from Class AAA Memphis on Wednesday, Sept. 20.

Brewers | Yadiel Rivera outrighted
Sat, 23 Sep 2017 16:38:59 -0700

Milwaukee Brewers 3B Yadiel Rivera was sent outright to Class AAA Colorado Springs on Thursday, Sept. 21.

Giants | Pierce Johnson activated
Sat, 23 Sep 2017 16:35:36 -0700

The San Francisco Giants activated RHP Pierce Johnson on Friday, Sept. 22.

Dodgers | Josh Ravin to 60-day DL
Sat, 23 Sep 2017 16:31:52 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers RHP Josh Ravin (abdomen) was placed on the 60-day disabled list on Saturday, Sept. 23.

Braves | Kurt Suzuki receives extension
Sat, 23 Sep 2017 12:55:04 -0700

Atlanta Braves C Kurt Suzuki signed a one-year contract extension Saturday, Sept. 23, worth $3.5 million, according to a source.

Reds | Billy Hamilton grabs a seat
Sat, 23 Sep 2017 10:41:40 -0700

Cincinnati Reds OF Billy Hamilton is not in the lineup versus the Boston Red Sox on Saturday, Sept. 23. OF Phillip Ervin will occupy center field in his absence.

Brewers | Manny Pina day-to-day
Sat, 23 Sep 2017 10:15:56 -0700

Milwaukee Brewers C Manny Pina (thumb) is getting regular treatment on his sprained left thumb but remains day-to-day.

Brewers | Domingo Santana takes a break
Sat, 23 Sep 2017 08:37:05 -0700

Milwaukee Brewers OF Domingo Santana is out of the lineup versus the Chicago Cubs on Saturday, Sept. 23. 1B/OF Eric Thames will fill in for him in right field, while INF Neil Walker will replace Thames at first base.

Cubs | Three regulars sitting for the Cubs
Sat, 23 Sep 2017 08:22:18 -0700

Chicago Cubs 2B/OF Ben Zobrist, OF Kyle Schwarber and OF Jason Heyward are absent from the lineup against the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday, Sept. 23. OF Jon Jay, Albert Almora Jr. and Ian Happ will replace them in the outfield.

Giants | Austin Slater battling hip injury
Sat, 23 Sep 2017 06:13:30 -0700

San Francisco Giants OF Austin Slater (hip) was not in the starting lineup against the Los Angeles Dodgers Friday, Sept. 22, due to a problem with his right hip flexor. Manager Bruce Bochy hopes that he can return before the end of the season prior to beginning a stint in winter ball.

Braves | Mike Foltynewicz could be shut down
Sat, 23 Sep 2017 06:08:43 -0700

Atlanta Braves RHP Mike Foltynewicz (finger) will miss his next scheduled start against the New York Mets Monday, Sept. 25, and could be shut down for the remainder of the season, according to manager Brian Snitker.

Nationals | Shawn Kelley exits with injury
Sat, 23 Sep 2017 05:53:52 -0700

Washington Nationals RHP Shawn Kelley (fingers) left the game against the New York Mets in the eighth inning Friday, Sept. 22, after he lost feeling in his fingers while pitching, according to manager Dusty Baker. The same injury happened to Kelley during the 2016 postseason and the team hopes that it is not a sign of an elbow problem.

Phillies | Jesen Therrien undergoes Tommy John surgery
Sat, 23 Sep 2017 05:16:54 -0700

Philadelphia Phillies RHP Jesen Therrien (elbow) underwent Tommy John surgery earlier this week and is expected to need 12 to 18 months to recover. The procedure was performed by Dr. James Andrews.

Mets | Noah Syndergaard to be activated Saturday
Sat, 23 Sep 2017 05:12:22 -0700

New York Mets RHP Noah Syndergaard (lat) will be activated from the disabled list Saturday, Sept. 23, in order to start against the Washington Nationals. However, he is only scheduled to pitch one inning.

Cardinals | Jose Martinez injures thumb
Fri, 22 Sep 2017 19:37:24 -0700

St. Louis Cardinals OF Jose X. Martinez (thumb) exited early against the Pittsburgh Pirates with left thumb soreness Friday, Sept. 22.

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