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Astros | George Springer out again
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 23:34:43 -0700

Houston Astros OF George Springer (quad) missed his second consecutive game Tuesday, Aug. 21, due to a sore left quadriceps.


Mariners | Nelson Cruz bothered by back
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 23:32:33 -0700

Seattle Mariners DH Nelson Cruz (back) was held out of the lineup Tuesday, Aug. 21, after experiencing back spams the night before.


Mariners | Mike Leake doesn't make start
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 23:20:45 -0700

Seattle Mariners RHP Mike Leake (illness) was scratched from his scheduled start on Tuesday, Aug. 21, due to an illness. RHP Nick Vincent started in Leake's place.


Angels | Mike Trout could return this week
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 23:13:38 -0700

Los Angeles Angels OF Mike Trout (wrist) is expected to rejoin the team at the end of this week, according to manager Mike Scioscia.


White Sox | Leury Garcia out 3-6 weeks
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 23:11:54 -0700

Updating a previous report, Chicago White Sox OF Leury Garcia (hamstring) is expected to miss three to six weeks with a Grade 2 strain of his left hamstring.


White Sox | Jose Abreu has surgery
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 23:06:06 -0700

Chicago White Sox 1B Jose Abreu (abdomen, groin) underwent outpatient surgery on his lower abdomen / groin area on Tuesday, Aug. 21. He's expected to return to baseball activities in roughly two weeks.


Royals | Danny Duffy eyes Thursday start
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 23:04:41 -0700

Kansas City Royals LHP Danny Duffy (shoulder) is "pretty much on track" to be activated from the DL and start Thursday, Aug. 23, according to manager Ned Yost.


Royals | Jorge Bonifacio a late scratch
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 22:58:46 -0700

Kansas City Royals OF Jorge Bonifacio (back) was scratched from the starting lineup on Tuesday, Aug. 21, due to tightness in his lower back.


Yankees | Gary Sanchez ready for rehab
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 22:56:45 -0700

New York Yankees C Gary Sanchez (groin) is expected to begin a minor league rehab assignment Thursday, Aug. 23. He'll start in the Gulf Coast League and is then expected to spend about a week with Class AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.


Yankees | David Robertson unavailable
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 22:51:45 -0700

New York Yankees RHP David Robertson (shoulder) was unavailable Tuesday, Aug. 21, due to tenderness in his shoulder and is day to day.


Yankees | Aroldis Chapman pulled after six pitches
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 22:45:45 -0700

New York Yankees LHP Aroldis Chapman (knee) was removed from the game after throwing just six pitches on Tuesday, Aug. 21, due to pain in his left knee. Chapman, whose average velocity was its lowest in six years, will have an MRI Wednesday, Aug. 22.


Giants | Dereck Rodriguez due back Friday
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 22:42:25 -0700

San Francisco Giants RHP Dereck Rodriguez (hamstring) is set to be activated from the 10-day disabled list on Friday, Aug. 24, and start against the Texas Rangers.


Cubs | Addison Russell sits with sore shoulder
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 22:34:34 -0700

Chicago Cubs SS Addison Russell (shoulder) was scratched from the starting lineup on Tuesday, Aug. 21, due to a sore shoulder.


Indians | Edwin Encarnacion could return Thursday
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 22:24:04 -0700

Cleveland Indians 1B Edwin Encarnacion (hand) could be activated from the disabled list as early as Thursday, Aug. 23, according to manager Terry Francona, though the team will not rush Encarnacion back.


Braves | Kurt Suzuki exits after HBP
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 22:15:40 -0700

Atlanta Braves C Kurt Suzuki (elbow) was removed from the game Tuesday, Aug. 21, after being hit by a pitch on his elbow. He underwent X-rays after the game and is set to have a CT scan on Wednesday, Aug. 22.


Nationals | Kelvin Herrera activated
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 22:06:52 -0700

Washington Nationals RHP Kelvin Herrera (shoulder) was activated from the 10-day disabled list on Tuesday, Aug. 21. In a corresponding move, LHP Tommy Milone (shoulder) was placed on the DL retroactive to Aug. 20.


Nationals | Washington recalls pair
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 22:03:55 -0700

Washington Nationals OF Andrew Stevenson and INF Adrian Sanchez were recalled from Class AAA Syracuse on Tuesday, Aug. 21.


Nationals | Matt Adams dealt to St. Louis
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 21:59:24 -0700

Washington Nationals 1B Matt Adams was traded to the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday, Aug. 21, in exchange for cash considerations.


Rangers | Mike Minor to start Wednesday
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 21:50:05 -0700

Texas Rangers LHP Mike Minor (back) is set to start Wednesday, Aug. 22, against the Oakland Athletics. Minor was scratched from his last scheduled start due to stiffness in his back.


Brewers | Joakim Soria nearing return
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 21:47:39 -0700

Milwaukee Brewers RHP Joakim Soria (quad) threw 25 pitches off a mound Tuesday, Aug. 21, and could be activated by this weekend, according to manager Craig Counsell.


Brewers | Zach Davies rehab update
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 21:34:50 -0700

Milwaukee Brewers RHP Zach Davies (shoulder, back) is scheduled to make a rehab start with Class AA Biloxi on Wednesday, Aug. 22. A decision on his status is expected to made in the near future.


Dodgers | J.T. Chargois on disabled list
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 18:37:08 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers RHP J.T. Chargois (neck) was placed on the 10-day disabled list Tuesday, Aug. 21, because of nerve irritation in his neck. The team also recalled SHP Pat Venditte from Class AAA Oklahoma City.


Mariners | Ross Detwiler added to active roster
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 17:35:29 -0700

Seattle Mariners LHP Ross Detwiler's contract was selected from Class AAA Tacoma by the Mariners Tuesday, Aug. 21. The team also optioned RHP Chasen Bradford to Class AAA Tacoma and designated INF Zach Vincej for assignment.


Pirates | Clay Holmes called up
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 17:03:40 -0700

Pittsburgh Pirates RHP Clay Holmes was recalled from Class AAA Indianapolis Tuesday, Aug. 21. The team also optioned OF Jordan Luplow to Class AAA Indianapolis and outrighted RHP Casey Sadler to Class AAA Indianapolis.


Angels | Justin Upton lands on DL
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 16:38:23 -0700

Los Angeles Angels OF Justin Upton (finger) was placed on the 10-day disabled list Tuesday, Aug. 21, with a left index finger laceration. That move is retroactive to Sunday, Aug. 19. OF Jabari Blash was recalled from Class AAA Salt Lake in a corresponding move.


Astros | Houston makes three roster moves
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 15:42:11 -0700

Houston Astros LHP Framber Valdez was called up from Class AAA Fresno Tuesday, Aug. 21. OF Kyle Tucker and LHP Cionel Perez were optioned to Class AAA.


Astros | Jose Altuve returns from DL
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 15:39:57 -0700

Houston Astros 2B Jose Altuve (knee) was activated from the 10-day disabled list Tuesday, Aug. 21.


Cubs | Yu Darvish done
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 14:56:38 -0700

Chicago Cubs RHP Yu Darvish (elbow) is dealing with a stress reaction on the tip of his injured elbow. He is out for the rest of the year.


Cardinals | Carlos Martinez returns
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 12:50:08 -0700

St. Louis Cardinals RHP Carlos Martinez (shoulder) was activated from the 10-day disabled list Tuesday, Aug. 21. 3B Patrick Wisdom was optioned to Class AAA Memphis in a corresponding move. Additionally, OF Dexter Fowler (foot) was transferred to the 60-day disabled list.


Giants | Two transactions for Giants
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 12:45:26 -0700

San Francisco Giants RHP Derek Law was optioned to Class AAA Sacramento Tuesday, Aug. 21. RHP Chris Stratton was recalled from Class AA Richmond in a corresponding move.


Braves | Two moves made by Braves
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 12:14:41 -0700

Atlanta Braves OF Michael Reed was recalled from Class AAA Gwinnett Tuesday, Aug. 21. RHP Bryse Wilson was optioned to Class AAA in a corresponding move.


White Sox | Michael Kopech called up
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 12:11:05 -0700

Chicago White Sox RHP Michael Kopech was called up from Class AAA Charlotte Tuesday, Aug. 21.


White Sox | Leury Garcia goes to DL
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 12:09:34 -0700

Chicago White Sox OF Leury Garcia (hamstring) was sent to the 10-day disabled list Tuesday, Aug. 21, with a strained left hamstring. OF Ryan LaMarre was recalled from Class AAA Charlotte in a corresponding move. Additionally, RHP Tyler Danish was optioned to Class AAA.


Cardinals | Matt Adams back with Cardinals
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 12:03:07 -0700

Washington Nationals 1B Matt Adams was acquired by the St. Louis Cardinals Tuesday, Aug. 21, in exchange for cash.


Nationals | Washington trades Daniel Murphy
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 11:59:23 -0700

Washington Nationals 2B Daniel Murphy was traded to the Chicago Cubs Tuesday, Aug. 21, in exchange for INF Andruw Monasterio and a player to be named or cash.


Cubs | Daniely Murphy goes to Cubs
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 11:58:04 -0700

Washington Nationals 2B Daniel Murphy was acquired by the Chicago Cubs Tuesday, Aug. 21, in exchange for INF Andruw Monasterio and a player to be named or cash.


Orioles | Steve Wilkerson reinstated
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 11:21:08 -0700

Baltimore Orioles INF Steve Wilkerson (oblique) was reinstated from the 10-day disabled list and optioned to Class AAA Norfolk Tuesday, Aug. 21.


Astros | Roberto Osuna locked in as closer
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 10:27:39 -0700

Houston Astros RHP Roberto Osuna will serve as his team's primary closer, according to manager A.J. Hinch.


Yankees | Didi Gregorius to DL
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 08:49:21 -0700

New York Yankees SS Didi Gregorius (heel) was placed on the 10-day disabled list, retroactive to Aug. 20, with a left heel contusion Tuesday, Aug. 21. 1B Luke Voit was recalled from Class AAA Scranton/Wilkes Barre.


Reds | Taylor Featherston joins Cincinnati
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 22:40:09 -0700

Free-agent INF Taylor Featherston (Independent League) signed a minor-league deal with the Cincinnati Reds Monday, Aug. 20.


Braves | Ryan Flaherty designated for assignment
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 22:35:35 -0700

Atlanta Braves INF Ryan Flaherty was designated for assignment on Monday, Aug. 20.


Indians | Edwin Encarnacion nearing return
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 22:31:01 -0700

Cleveland Indians 1B Edwin Encarnacion (hand) took batting practice before the team's game Monday, Aug. 20. He's eligible to be activated off the disabled list Tuesday, Aug. 21, but manager Terry Francona said that step will likely come "mid-week."


Angels | Shohei Ohtani throws sim game Monday
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 21:40:36 -0700

Los Angeles Angels RHP/DH Shohei Ohtani (elbow) threw 29 pitches in a simulated game Monday, Aug. 20. "All went well," according to the team, as Ohtani faced both right-handed and left-handed hitters during his time on the mound. The club is hopeful he can pitch again this season.


Dodgers | J.T. Chargois exits with injury
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 21:30:51 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers RHP J.T. Chargois (undisclosed) had to leave the game Monday, Aug. 20, versus the St. Louis Cardinals in the fifth inning due to an injury. He was replaced by RHP Pedro Baez.


Blue Jays | Justin Smoak unclaimed on revocable waivers
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 20:14:37 -0700

Toronto Blue Jays 1B Justin Smoak passed through revocable waivers unclaimed Monday, Aug. 20.


Nationals | Daniel Murphy on revocable waivers
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 20:06:15 -0700

Washington Nationals 2B Daniel Murphy was claimed by an unknown team on revocable waivers Monday, Aug. 20.


Braves | A.J. Minter not available Monday
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 19:42:31 -0700

Atlanta Braves LHP A.J. Minter (back) was unavailable to pitch against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday, Aug. 20, due to back tightness.


Red Sox | Eduardo Rodriguez set to return soon
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 19:27:50 -0700

Boston Red Sox LHP Eduardo Rodriguez (ankle) is slated to make one more rehab start before joining the big-league rotation, according to manager Alex Cora.


Giants | Andrew McCutchen on revocable waivers
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:50:49 -0700

San Francisco Giants OF Andrew McCutchen was placed on revocable waivers Monday, Aug. 20.


White Sox | Leury Garcia done for the evening
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:48:54 -0700

Chicago White Sox OF Leury Garcia (hamstring) was removed from the game against the Minnesota Twins with an apparent left hamstring injury Monday, Aug. 20.


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