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Angels | Doug Fister financials
Tue, 23 May 2017 00:34:05 -0700

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Doug Fister will make a pro-rated $1.75 million salary this season. The Associated Press reports there are $1 million in starting incentives and $200,000 in relief incentives. Fister can also be released if he is not in the majors by June 21.


Diamondbacks | Socrates Brito on rehab stint
Tue, 23 May 2017 00:27:22 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks OF Socrates Brito (finger) went on a rehab assignment to Class AAA Reno on Monday, May 22.


Pirates | Jordy Mercer leaves game Monday
Mon, 22 May 2017 19:40:51 -0700

Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jordy Mercer (hand) left the team's game Monday, May 22, against the Atlanta Braves due to discomfort in his right hand. He is being considered day to day.


Braves | Adonis Garcia does some running
Mon, 22 May 2017 18:46:52 -0700

Atlanta Braves 3B Adonis Garcia (Achilles') did some running Monday, May 22. According to manager Brian Snitker, Garcia could be activated off the 10-day disabled when he first becomes eligible Friday, May 26.


Diamondbacks | A.J. Pollock progressing well
Mon, 22 May 2017 18:39:53 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks OF A.J. Pollock (groin) is progressing well, according to manager Torey Lovullo, and he has begun doing some light jogging.


Indians | Corey Kluber set for rehab assignment
Mon, 22 May 2017 18:31:11 -0700

Cleveland Indians RHP Corey Kluber (back) will begin a minor league assignment with Class AAA Columbus Thursday, May 25. The plan is for Kluber to log around five innings or 70 to 75 pitches, and if everything goes according to plan, it would then be determined if being activated is the next step.


Diamondbacks | Yasmany Tomas not in lineup Monday
Mon, 22 May 2017 18:04:23 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks OF Yasmany Tomas (rest) is not in the starting lineup Monday, May 22, versus the Chicago White Sox. OF Reymond Fuentes is starting in his place in left field and batting seventh.


Orioles | Gabriel Ynoa activated, optioned
Mon, 22 May 2017 16:01:26 -0700

Baltimore Orioles RHP Gabriel Ynoa (hamstring) was activated from the 10-day disabled list Monday, May 22, and was also optioned to Class AAA Norfolk.


Cubs | Roster moves made by Cubs
Mon, 22 May 2017 15:58:24 -0700

Chicago Cubs LHP Zac Rosscup was recalled from Class AAA Iowa Monday, May 22. The team also optioned RHP Dylan Floro to Class AAA Iowa and designated RHP Jake Buchanan for assignment.


Reds | Brandon Finnegan throwing Tuesday
Mon, 22 May 2017 15:45:24 -0700

Cincinnati Reds LHP Brandon Finnegan (lat) is scheduled to throw off a mound Tuesday, May 23.


Yankees | Greg Bird takes some swings
Mon, 22 May 2017 15:42:37 -0700

New York Yankees 1B Greg Bird (ankle) took some dry swings Monday, May 22, and is expected to hit off a tee and hit soft toss Tuesday, May 23.


Cubs | Brett Anderson to throw Tuesday
Mon, 22 May 2017 15:41:59 -0700

Chicago Cubs LHP Brett Anderson (back) is scheduled to throw a bullpen session Tuesday, May 23.


Giants | Hunter Pence happy with progress
Mon, 22 May 2017 15:35:24 -0700

San Francisco Giants OF Hunter Pence (hamstring) was able to do some running and agility drills Monday, May 22, and is happy with his progress. He will participate in more drills Tuesday, May 23, and manager Bruce Bochy said the assumption is Pence is about a week away from returning.


Orioles | Manny Machado playing Monday
Mon, 22 May 2017 15:34:48 -0700

Baltimore Orioles 3B Manny Machado (hand) is in the starting lineup against the Minnesota Twins Monday, May 22.


Twins | Phil Hughes goes to DL
Mon, 22 May 2017 14:58:27 -0700

Minnesota Twins RHP Phil Hughes (biceps) was placed on the 10-day disabled list Monday, May 22, with right biceps tendon inflammation. RHP Kyle Gibson was recalled from Class AAA Rochester in a corresponding move.


Tigers | Warwick Saupold recalled
Mon, 22 May 2017 14:54:03 -0700

Detroit Tigers RHP Warwick Saupold was recalled from Class AAA Toledo Monday, May 22.


Tigers | Anibal Sanchez sent down
Mon, 22 May 2017 14:52:11 -0700

Detroit Tigers RHP Anibal Sanchez was assigned to Class AAA Toledo Monday, May 22.


Mariners | More roster moves for Seattle
Mon, 22 May 2017 14:50:21 -0700

Seattle Mariners 1B Dan Vogelbach and C Tuffy Gosewisch were optioned to Class AAA Tacoma Monday, May 22.


Mariners | Three Mariners back in majors
Mon, 22 May 2017 14:48:06 -0700

Seattle Mariners C Mike Zunino and RHPs Chris Heston and Emilio Pagan were recalled from Class AAA Tacoma Monday, May 22.


Braves | James Loney released
Mon, 22 May 2017 14:10:29 -0700

Atlanta Braves 1B James Loney was released from his minor league deal Monday, May 22.


Rockies | Jeff Hoffman recalled
Mon, 22 May 2017 13:48:02 -0700

Colorado Rockies RHP Jeff Hoffman was recalled from Class AAA Albuquerque Monday, May 22. OF Raimel Tapia was optioned to Class AAA Albuquerque in a corresponding move.


Cubs | Kyle Schwarber not starting
Mon, 22 May 2017 12:36:13 -0700

Chicago Cubs OF Kyle Schwarber (rest) is not in the starting lineup Monday, May 22, against the San Francisco Giants. OF Albert Almora will start in his place and bat second.


Angels | Albert Pujols back in the lineup
Mon, 22 May 2017 12:32:41 -0700

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 1B Albert Pujols (hamstring) is back in the starting lineup, batting third as the designated hitter against the Tampa Bay Rays.


Astros | Houston makes two roster moves
Mon, 22 May 2017 12:22:47 -0700

Houston Astros RHP Jordan Jankowski was called up from Class AAA Fresno Monday, May 22. OF Andrew Aplin was designated for assignment in a corresponding move.


Orioles | Tyler Wilson recalled
Mon, 22 May 2017 12:15:33 -0700

Baltimore Orioles RHP Tyler Wilson was recalled from Class AAA Norfolk Monday, May 22.


Angels | C.J. Cron sent down
Mon, 22 May 2017 11:41:23 -0700

os Angeles Angels 1B C.J. Cron was optioned to Class AAA Salt Lake Monday, May 22. SS Nolan Fontana was recalled from Class AAA in a corresponding move.


Mets | Steven Matz could be on the way
Mon, 22 May 2017 07:53:08 -0700

New York Mets LHP Steven Matz (elbow) could return after his start at Class AAA Las Vegas Tuesday, May 23, if he performs well and feels OK.


Brewers | Tyler Cravy optioned
Sun, 21 May 2017 23:01:30 -0700

Milwaukee Brewers RHP Tyler Cravy was optioned to Class AAA Colorado Springs on Sunday, May 21.


Mariners | Keury De La Cruz signed
Sun, 21 May 2017 22:58:19 -0700

The Seattle Mariners signed free-agent OF Keury De La Cruz to a minor-league contract on Sunday, May 21. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.


Padres | Luis Sardinas off 40-man roster
Sun, 21 May 2017 16:57:24 -0700

San Diego Padres INF Luis Sardinas was designated for assignment Sunday, May 21.


Brewers | Junior Guerra expected back soon
Sun, 21 May 2017 16:12:19 -0700

Milwaukee Brewers RHP Junior Guerra (calf) is expected to be activated from the 10-day disabled list later this week, according to manager Craig Counsell.


Cardinals | Kolten Wong day-to-day
Sun, 21 May 2017 16:11:32 -0700

Updating a previous report, St. Louis Cardinals 2B Kolten Wong (elbow) is considered day-to-day because of a stiff elbow.


Brewers | Eric Thames leaves game
Sun, 21 May 2017 15:30:05 -0700

Milwaukee Brewers 1B Eric Thames (leg) left the game early Sunday, May 31, because he was dealing with leg cramping.


Orioles | Manny Machado to undergo X-rays
Sun, 21 May 2017 15:29:31 -0700

Baltimore Orioles 3B Manny Machado (hand) is scheduled to undergo precautionary X-rays on his hand after he was hit by a pitch Sunday, May 21.


Royals | Miguel Almonte added as 26th man
Sun, 21 May 2017 15:20:01 -0700

Kansas City Royals RHP Miguel Almonte was recalled from Class AA Northwest Arkansas Sunday, May 21, to serve as the 26th man for the second game of the doubleheader.


Royals | Alex Gordon on paternity leave list
Sun, 21 May 2017 15:17:13 -0700

Kansas City Royals OF Alex Gordon was placed on the paternity leave list Sunday, May 21. The team also recalled INF Raul Adalberto Mondesi from Class AAA Omaha.


Royals | Ian Kennedy activated
Sun, 21 May 2017 15:12:11 -0700

Kansas City Royals RHP Ian Kennedy (hamstring) was activated from the 10-day disabled list Sunday, May 21. The team also optioned RHP Jake Junis to Class AAA Omaha.


Indians | Austin Jackson to play more rehab games
Sun, 21 May 2017 14:59:21 -0700

Cleveland Indians OF Austin Jackson (toe) is scheduled to play another game with Class AAA Columbus Tuesday, May 23, before he will be reevaluated by the team.


Pirates | Gregory Polanco does some baseball activities
Sun, 21 May 2017 14:58:38 -0700

Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco (hamstring) hit off a tee and played catch Saturday, May 20, and is expected to take batting practice Monday, May 22, if he does not have any setbacks.


Yankees | Aroldis Chapman to be reevaluated
Sun, 21 May 2017 14:35:57 -0700

New York Yankees LHP Aroldis Chapman (shoulder) will be reevaluated Monday, May 22, to determine when he will be able to begin a throwing program. Manager Joe Girardi said Chapman is feeling good.


Reds | Zack Cozart expected back Monday
Sun, 21 May 2017 14:24:49 -0700

Cincinnati Reds SS Zack Cozart (wrist) is expected to be in the starting lineup Monday, May 22, after he was sidelined Sunday, May 21, because of a sore wrist.


Rockies | Nolan Arenado suffers minor injury
Sun, 21 May 2017 14:16:44 -0700

Colorado Rockies 3B Nolan Arenado (face) suffered a cut under his right eye during the game Sunday, May 21, when he was hit by a groundball but was able to stay in the game.


Orioles | Ryan Flaherty could more than 10 days
Sun, 21 May 2017 14:12:45 -0700

Baltimore Orioles 2B Ryan Flaherty (shoulder) could miss more than the 10 days he will be on the disabled list, according to manager Buck Showalter.


Orioles | Miguel Castro sent down
Sun, 21 May 2017 14:12:23 -0700

Baltimore Orioles RHP Miguel Castro was optioned to Class AA Bowie Sunday, May 21.


Diamondbacks | Taijuan Walker placed on DL
Sun, 21 May 2017 13:11:13 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks RHP Taijuan Walker (finger) was placed on the 10-day disabled list Sunday, May 21, because of a blister on his index finger. The move is retroactive to May 20. The team also activated LHP T.J. McFarland (ankle) from the 10-day disabled list.


Dodgers | Yasiel Puig sitting a second straight day
Sun, 21 May 2017 12:53:46 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers OF Yasiel Puig (back) is absent from the starting lineup for a second straight game Sunday, May 21, against the Miami Marlins. INF/OF Enrique Hernandez will draw another start in right field instead.


White Sox | Leury Garcia returns to lineup
Sun, 21 May 2017 12:17:37 -0700

Chicago White Sox OF Leury Garcia is back in the lineup Sunday, May 21, versus the Seattle Mariners after missing a pair of starts due to an elbow injury.


Dodgers | Julio Urias sent down
Sun, 21 May 2017 12:15:04 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers LHP Julio Urias was optioned to Class AAA Oklahoma City on Sunday, May 21. In a corresponding move, RHP Josh Ravin was recalled from Oklahoma City.


Mariners | James Paxton nearing return
Sun, 21 May 2017 12:07:07 -0700

Seattle Mariners LHP James Paxton (forearm) threw 37 pitches Sunday, May 21, and is scheduled to pitch for Class AA Arkansas on Friday, May 26. Barring a setback, Paxton will start the opener of an 11-game homestand May 31 versus the Colorado Rockies.


Mariners | Dan Vogelbach promoted
Sun, 21 May 2017 12:03:00 -0700

Updating a previous report, 1B Dan Vogelbach was recalled from Class AAA Tacoma on Sunday, May 21. In a corresponding move, INF Mike Freeman was optioned to Tacoma.


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