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Marlins | Two Marlins optioned
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 12:43:26 -0700

Miami Marlins OF Destin Hood and SP Severino Gonzalez were optioned to Class AAA New Orleans Thursday, March 23.


Cubs | Jim Henderson released
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 12:00:03 -0700

Chicago Cubs RP Jim Henderson was released Thursday, March 23.


Cubs | Three Cubs optioned
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 11:58:26 -0700

Chicago Cubs SP Jake Buchanan, P Alec Mills and 3B Jeimer Candelario were optioned to Class AAA Iowa Thursday, March 23.


Rockies | Jeff Hoffman optioned
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 11:50:53 -0700

Colorado Rockies SP Jeff Hoffman was optioned to Class AAA Albuquerque Thursday, March 23.


Pirates | Jung Ho Kang won't be ready
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:20:49 -0700

Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Jung Ho Kang will not be ready in time for opening day, according to general manager Neal Huntington. Kang is still attempting to secure his United States visa and has not participated in spring training.


Rays | Brad Boxberger taking time off
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:15:25 -0700

Tampa Bay Rays RP Brad Boxberger (lat) will take a week off from throwing before building his strength back up again. He aims to return sometime in April.


Pirates | Pittsburgh sends down two
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:31:00 -0700

Pittsburgh Pirates INF Max Moroff and C Elias Diaz were optioned to Class AAA Indianapolis Thursday, March 23.


Braves | Ozzie Albies reassigned
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:33:00 -0700

Atlanta Braves 2B Ozzie Albies was reassigned to minor league camp Tuesday, March 21.


Rays | Jeff Walters released
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:19:39 -0700

Tampa Bay Rays RP Jeff Walters was released Thursday, March 23.


Rays | David Carpenter released
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:19:05 -0700

Tampa Bay Rays P David L. Carpenter was released Thursday, March 23.


Angels | LAA reassigns two
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:24:40 -0700

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim RPs Cody Ege and Justin Miller were reassigned to minor-league camp Wednesday, March 22.


Reds | Cincinnati sends five to the minors
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:58:05 -0700

Cincinnati Reds SS Zach Vincej, Ps Alejandro Chacin and Evan Mitchell along with Cs Chad Wallach and Shawn Zarraga were reassigned to the minors Wednesday, March 22.


Reds | Billy Hamilton due back in lineup Thursday
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:39:24 -0700

Cincinnati Reds OF Billy Hamilton (Achilles') hasn't played in an exhibition game since Saturday, March 18, due to inflammation in his Achilles' tendon. Hamilton said he feels fine and manager Bryan Price expects him to serve as the team's designated hitter on Thursday, March 23, against the Chicago White Sox.


Giants | Will Smith to seek second opinion
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:35:02 -0700

San Francisco Giants RP Will Smith (elbow) will visit with Dr. Neal El-Attrache soon to get second opinion on his ailing elbow after an MRI earlier this week revealed he has a sprain and strain in his left elbow.


Giants | Eduardo Nunez gets cortisone shot
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:29:40 -0700

San Francisco Giants SS/3B Eduardo Nunez (shoulder) is expected to rest the next two to three days after getting a cortisone injection to help him deal with a sore right shoulder.


Reds | Raisel Iglesias passes MRI
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:22:28 -0700

Cincinnati Reds RP Raisel Iglesias (back, elbow) is scheduled to begin a throwing program on Sunday, March 26, after an MRI revealed he had no structural damage in his ailing right elbow. Iglesias has not pitched in a game since March 14.


Angels | Luis Valbuena pulled from game Wednesday
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:21:27 -0700

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 3B Luis Valbuena (hamstring) was taken out from the lineup Wednesday, March 22, during a split-squad Cactus League game against the Texas Rangers due to left hamstring soreness.


Orioles | Richard Bleier sent to Norfolk
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 17:38:00 -0700

Baltimore Orioles P Richard Bleier was optioned to Class AAA Norfolk Wednesday, March 22.


Reds | Two Reds players sent down
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 17:37:16 -0700

Cincinnati Reds OF Phillip Ervin and 1B Christian Walker were optioned to Class AAA Louisville Wednesday, March 22.


Brewers | Milwaukee sends three to minors
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:42:57 -0700

Milwaukee Brewers SS Yadiel Rivera and P Michael Blazek were optioned to Class AAA Colorado Springs Wednesday, March 22. OF Michael Reed was optioned to Class AA Biloxi.


Mets | Three Mets optioned to Class AAA
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:37:29 -0700

New York Mets SS Gavin Cecchini, SS Matthew Reynolds and P Erik Goeddel were optioned to Class AAA Las Vegas Wednesday, March 22.


Cardinals | Sam Tuivailala sent down
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:30:59 -0700

St. Louis Cardinals P Sam Tuivailala was optioned to Class AAA Memphis Wednesday, March 22.


Yankees | Starlin Castro could move to SS
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 13:04:37 -0700

New York Yankees 2B Starlin Castro is an option to play shortstop while SS Didi Gregorius (shoulder) is sidelined, according to manager Joe Girardi.


Tigers | J.D. Martinez unsure about opener
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:59:20 -0700

Detroit Tigers OF J.D. Martinez (foot) said his foot is feeling better but is not sure if he will be ready for the start of the regular season. He is scheduled to undergo a stress CT scan on the foot Friday, March 24, and will have his foot examined by a specialist.


Blue Jays | Jose Bautista scratched Wednesday
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:58:35 -0700

Toronto Blue Jays OF Jose Bautista (back) was scratched from the starting lineup Wednesday, March 22, because of a stiff lower back. Bautista said he feels great and his removal from the lineup was a precaution.


Yankees | Didi Gregorius to miss first month
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:31:41 -0700

Updating previous reports, New York Yankees SS Didi Gregorius (shoulder) is expected to miss the first month of the regular season because of the shoulder injury he suffered during an exhibition game, according to general manager Brian Cashman.


Red Sox | David Price making progress
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:30:55 -0700

Boston Red Sox SP David Price's (elbow) is showing more strength, but he is not ready to begin a throwing program at this point, according to manager John Farrell. Farell said there is no timetable for Price's return at this point.


Orioles | Seth Smith unlikely to land on DL
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 11:56:41 -0700

Baltimore Orioles OF Seth Smith (hamstring) is participating in baseball activities and probably will not need to start the season on the disabled list, according to manager Buck Showalter.


Angels | Kaleb Cowart sent to Class AAA
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 11:22:55 -0700

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 3B Kaleb Cowart was optioned to Class AAA Salt Lake Tuesday, March 21.


Astros | Four Astros players optioned
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 11:22:21 -0700

Houston Astros 1B A.J. Reed, 3B Colin Moran, 1B Tyler White and OF Teoscar Hernandez were optioned to Class AAA Fresno Tuesday, March 21.


Brewers | Ryan Webb released
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 10:34:11 -0700

Milwaukee Brewers RP Ryan Webb was released Wednesday, March 22.


Twins | Trevor May to 60-day DL
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 10:32:14 -0700

Updating a previous report, Minnesota Twins RP Trevor May (elbow) was placed on the 60-day disabled list Wednesday, March 22. In a corresponding move, Minnesota purchased the contract of RP Craig Breslow.


Brewers | Joba Chamberlain released
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 10:28:33 -0700

Milwaukee Brewers RP Joba Chamberlain was released Wednesday, March 22. Manager Craig Counsell said he wanted to give Chamberlain a chance to look elsewhere.


White Sox | Adam Engel, Tommy Kahnle optioned
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 10:01:58 -0700

Chicago White Sox OF Adam Engel and P Tommy Kahnle were optioned to Class AAA Charlotte Wednesday, March 22.


Yankees | Greg Bird named starter
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 07:15:42 -0700

New York Yankees 1B Greg Bird was named the starting first baseman Wednesday, March 22, by manager Joe Girardi.


Cardinals | Josh Zeid signs with Cardinals
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 22:26:58 -0700

The St. Louis Cardinals signed free-agent RP Josh Zeid (Tigers) to a minor league contract Tuesday, March 21.


Dodgers | Brett Eibner optioned to minors
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 22:20:21 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers OF Brett Eibner was optioned to Class AAA Oklahoma City Tuesday, March 21.


Dodgers | Dodgers cut four
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 22:18:13 -0700

The Los Angeles Dodgers sent SS Darnell Sweeney, OF Alex Verdugo, 2Bs Jose Miguel Fernandez and Willie Calhoun to minor league camp Tuesday, March 21.


Yankees | Gleyber Torres sent to Class AA
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 22:10:46 -0700

New York Yankees SS Gleyber Torres was optioned to Class AA Trenton Tuesday, March 21.


Athletics | Sonny Gray can resume throwing
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 22:06:35 -0700

Oakland Athletics SP Sonny Gray (lat) had an MRI at his two-week checkup Monday, March 20, and was given the green light to begin a throwing program. He'll throw from 75 feet Tuesday, March 21.


Twins | Trevor May undergoing Tommy John surgery
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 21:58:45 -0700

Minnesota Twins P Trevor May (elbow) will undergo Tommy John surgery Wednesday, March 22.


Rangers | Carlos Gomez leaves game Tuesday
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 21:49:17 -0700

Texas Rangers OF Carlos Gomez (shoulder) jammed his left shoulder sliding into third base and left the team's game Tuesday, March 21. The Rangers believe it isn't serious but he'll be re-evaluated Wednesday, March 22.


Giants | Two Giants hurting
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 17:01:26 -0700

San Francisco Giants RP Will Smith (elbow) is dealing with a strained and sprained elbow. The next step in his recovery is undecided. Additionally, OF Mac Williamson (quadriceps) will miss two more weeks because of a quadriceps injury.


Twins | Ryan Vogelsong released
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 15:30:30 -0700

Minnesota Twins SP Ryan Vogelsong was granted his release Tuesday, March 21.


White Sox | Chicago options four players
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 15:27:33 -0700

Chicago White Sox 3B Yoan Moncada, P Carson Fulmer, SP Lucas Giolito and SP Reynaldo Lopez were optioned to Class AAA Charlotte Tuesday, March 21.


Astros | Houston outrights Max Stassi
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 15:20:59 -0700

Houston Astros C Max Stassi was outrighted to Class AAA Fresno Tuesday, March 21.


Yankees | Didi Gregorius out for two weeks
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 13:23:19 -0700

New York Yankees SS Didi Gregorius (shoulder) is dealing with a shoulder strain and will not participate in any baseball activities for two weeks.


Rangers | Robinson Chirinos extended
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 12:10:50 -0700

Texas Rangers C Robinson Chirinos was signed to a contract extension through 2018 Tuesday, March 21. Financial details were not disclosed.


Reds | Devin Mesoraco expected to open on DL
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 12:02:22 -0700

Cincinnati Reds C Devin Mesoraco (hip, shoulder) is expected to open the regular season on the disabled list, in the opinion of MLBDepthCharts.com's Jason Martinez.


Diamondbacks | Evan Marshall optioned
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 12:01:06 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks RP Evan Marshall was optioned to Class AAA Reno Tuesday, March 21.


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