National League

Browse the archives:

Select a date to see what news was breaking back then...


<< Prev page | Next page >>

Diamondbacks | Archie Bradley coming up?
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:24:07 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks SP Archie Bradley is listed among the team's players to play in the Arizona Fall League, and manager Kirk Gibson is unsure if that'll keep Bradley from pitching for the team when rosters expand in September. The decision will be up to general manager Kevin Towers. Bradley has thrown just 82 2/3 innings this year because of an elbow injury earlier this year.

Diamondbacks | Daniel Hudson could return soon
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:17:53 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks SP Daniel Hudson (elbow) will pitch in relief Tuesday, Aug. 26, and Friday, Aug. 29, for Triple-A Reno and is expected to rejoin the team "shortly thereafter," according to manager Kirk Gibson.

Diamondbacks | Two rehabbing
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:17:32 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks OF A.J. Pollock (thumb) and SS Chris Owings (shoulder) are doing well during their rehab programs, according to manager Kirk Gibson. However, Gibson is unsure if they'll rejoin the team before rosters expand in September.

Rockies | Wilin Rosario could go on DL
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:28:39 -0700

Colorado Rockies C Wilin Rosario (wrist) did some light hitting Tuesday, Aug. 26, but the team has not ruled out placing him on the disabled list.

Cardinals | Shane Robinson has dislocated shoulder
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:16:59 -0700

St. Louis Cardinals OF Shane Robinson (shoulder) was put on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday, Aug. 26, with a partially dislocated left shoulder. He hurt himself trying to steal second base Monday, Aug. 25. Manager Mike Matheny said there is no timetable for Robinson's return.

Pirates | Andrew McCutchen back in lineup
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:04:36 -0700

Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen (rib) is back in the starting lineup Wednesday, Aug. 27, after leaving the game early Tuesday, Aug. 26.

Dodgers | Paco Rodriguez throws
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:03:08 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers RP Paco Rodriguez (back) threw in the bullpen before the game Tuesday, Aug. 26.

Dodgers | Hyun-Jin Ryu could return Sunday
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:02:48 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers SP Hyun-Jin Ryu (gluteus) could come off the disabled list to start against the San Diego Padres Sunday, Aug. 31.

Giants | Buster Posey busts two out
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 07:24:27 -0700

San Francisco Giants C Buster Posey hit two home runs Tuesday, Aug. 26.

Giants | Madison Bumgarner stellar
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 07:17:17 -0700

San Francisco Giants SP Madison Bumgarner fanned 13 in a one-hit shutout over the Colorado Rockies Tuesday, Aug. 26. Bumgarner had a perfect game through seven innings before allowing a hit.

Phillies | Miguel A. Gonzalez coming up?
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 04:01:59 -0700

The Philadelphia Phillies are likely to call up SP Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez when rosters expand to 40 players on Sept. 1. Gonzalez has been in a relief role in the upper minor leagues.

Braves | B.J. Upton, Evan Gattis on the move?
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 03:56:14 -0700

The Atlanta Braves may revisit trade talks for OF B.J. Upton in the offseason and could also move C Evan Gattis if the right offer came along. It was revealed the Braves and Chicago Cubs were talking about a deal that would send Upton to the Cubs for SP Edwin Jackson earlier this summer.

Phillies | A.J. Burnett softens retirement talk
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 03:53:22 -0700

Philadelphia Phillies SP A.J. Burnett has indicated he may be amenable to sticking around past 2014 on the heels of his 12-strikeout performance Monday, Aug. 25. "My decision will come down to how I feel and what my family and I decide," said Burnett. "It's just one start, but to be able to go out and do that tonight makes you wonder."

Rockies | Jorge De La Rosa leaves start
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:02:23 -0700

Colorado Rockies SP Jorge De La Rosa (thumb) left his start Tuesday, Aug. 26, against the San Francisco Giants due to a left thumb contusion.

Phillies | Darin Ruf solid in OPS
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 21:59:15 -0700

Philadelphia Phillies 1B/OF Darin Ruf has managed an .893 OPS in 394 plate appearances since he made his debut Sept. 14, 2012. That is the highest of any Philadelphia player with as many plate appearances during the stretch.

Phillies | Kyle Kendrick struggles with Nats
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 21:58:44 -0700

Philadelphia Phillies SP Kyle Kendrick will face the Washington Nationals Wednesday, Aug. 27. He is 0-2 with a 6.39 ERA in two starts against the Nationals this season, and 5-10 with a 5.00 ERA in 24 career starts against Washington.

Phillies | John Mayberry continues rehab
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 21:57:49 -0700

Philadelphia Phillies 1B/OF John Mayberry Jr. (wrist) played his sixth minor-league rehab game for Triple-A Lehigh Valley Tuesday, Aug. 26. He has posted four hits in 18 at-bats with a home run in five games so far.

Padres | Jedd Gyorko returns
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 21:47:00 -0700

San Diego Padres 2B Jedd Gyorko (hamstring) returned to the starting lineup Tuesday, Aug. 26, against the Milwaukee Brewers.

Nationals | Adam LaRoche appears
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 21:46:38 -0700

Updating a previous report, Washington Nationals 1B Adam LaRoche (back) was able to make a pinch-hitting appearance Tuesday, Aug. 26, against the Philadelphia Phillies. He flew out in the ninth inning.

Pirates | Andrew McCutchen is hopeful
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 20:13:54 -0700

Updating a previous report, Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen appeared to be fine after the game Tuesday, Aug. 26. He left early due to a rib ailment, but expected to play Wednesday, Aug. 27. "Just sore. Being smart," McCutchen said.

Pirates | Pedro Alvarez in walking boot
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 20:13:32 -0700

Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez (foot) was spotted in the clubhouse after the game Tuesday, Aug. 26, wearing a walking boot on his left foot. He left the game against the St. Louis Cardinals due to left foot discomfort.

Cubs | Anthony Rizzo has tight back
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 20:08:20 -0700

Chicago Cubs 1B Anthony Rizzo (back) left the game against the Cincinnati Reds Tuesday, Aug. 26, due to lower back tightness. The issue is not considered serious.

Cubs | Justin Ruggiano still out
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 20:07:49 -0700

Chicago Cubs OF Justin Ruggiano (ankle) was out of the starting lineup for the third straight game Tuesday, Aug. 26, against the Cincinnati Reds. "He's still managing it," manager Rick Renteria said. "We'll see how to proceed with him. It's day to day."

Cubs | Several headed for AFL
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 20:05:40 -0700

Chicago Cubs top prospect SS Addison Russell will be playing for the Mesa Solar Sox in the Arizona Fall League. He will be joined by P Lendy Castillo, P Zach Cates, P Gerardo Concepcion, P C.J. Edwards, OF Jacob Hanneman, P Ivan Pineyro, and 1B Dan Vogelbach.

Reds | Tony Cingrani likely done
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:15:58 -0700

Cincinnati Reds SP Tony Cingrani (shoulder) has not resumed a throwing program, and he isn't being counted upon to help the team again this season. "At this point in time, I'm not anticipating him being back, simply because I don't think he would have enough time to get back and be able to help us in September," manager Bryan Price said Tuesday, Aug. 26.

Reds | Six heading to AFL
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:13:37 -0700

The Cincinnati Reds will send P Nick Howard, P Ben Klimesh, 3B Seth Mejias-Brean, OF Kyle Waldrop, OF Jesse Winker and 2B Ryan Wright to play for the Surprise Saguaros of the Arizona Fall League.

Pirates | Andrew McCutchen leaves game
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:12:58 -0700

Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen (rib) left the game Tuesday, Aug. 26, against the St. Louis Cardinals due to left rib discomfort. He will be treated and re-evaluated, according to the team.

Phillies | Cuban defector to be recalled?
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:12:21 -0700

Philadelphia Phillies P Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez might be among the players called up to the big club once rosters expand Monday, Sept. 1. Gonzalez moved to Triple-A Lehigh Valley this month and has posted a 1.93 ERA in 10 games with a mid-90s fastball. "Hopefully we'll have a chance to look at him in September," manager Ryne Sandberg said Tuesday, Aug. 26.

Marlins | Bryan Morris returns home
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:11:40 -0700

Miami Marlins RP Bryan Morris (hip) is dealing with discomfort in his hip, and he was sent home to South Florida Tuesday, Aug. 26, for an examination.

Cubs | Ryan Sweeney leaves game
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:06:22 -0700

Chicago Cubs OF Ryan Sweeney (hamstring) left the game Tuesday, Aug. 26, against the Cincinnati Reds due to a left hamstring injury.

<< Prev page | Next page >>