Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:14:05 -0700
Cleveland Indians 1B Nick Swisher (knees) will remain in Los Angeles for the first part of his rehab from arthroscopic knee surgeries. It is not known when he will return to Cleveland.
Fantasy Tip: Swisher is expected to be sidelined for eight to 10 weeks but should be ready for spring training next season unless he suffers a setback. Swisher likely will be a late-round pick in deeper mixed leagues next season.
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:28:53 -0700
Cleveland Indians 1B Nick Swisher (knees) underwent arthroscopic surgery on both of his knees Wednesday, Aug. 20. He is expected to be sidelined for eight to 10 weeks.
Sat, 16 Aug 2014 09:59:44 -0700
Cleveland Indians 1B Nick Swisher (knee) could require season-ending surgery on his right knee. He is scheduled to be examined Tuesday, Aug. 19, in Los Angeles.
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 11:38:48 -0700
Cleveland Indians 1B Nick Swisher (knee) will receive a second opinion on his right knee Tuesday, Aug. 19, and the team will know more on a timetable after he visits with doctors.
Tue, 12 Aug 2014 19:32:16 -0700
Updating a previous report, Cleveland Indians 1B Nick Swisher (knee) has dealt with persistent knee issues this season, leading to his latest stint on the 15-day disabled list. Manager Terry Francona said Tuesday, Aug. 12, he wasn't sure if surgery was under consideration.
Tue, 12 Aug 2014 14:06:08 -0700
Cleveland Indians 1B Nick Swisher (knee) had his sore knee examined Monday, Aug. 11, and the team will seek further opinions on Swisher's knee before deciding what the next step will be. Swisher is hitting just .208 with eight home runs and 42 RBIs this year.
Sun, 10 Aug 2014 07:39:57 -0700
Cleveland Indians 1B Nick Swisher (knee) said he will be placed on the disabled list Sunday, Aug. 10. Swisher said he has not had an MRI yet, but the injury is too painful to play through.
Fantasy Tip: Get Swisher out of your daily lineups and check back once further tests are done to find out how much time Swisher will miss.
Sat, 09 Aug 2014 19:46:10 -0700
Cleveland Indians OF David Murphy (oblique) and 1B Nick Swisher (knee) could be headed for the disabled list after leaving the game Saturday, Aug. 9, with injuries, according to manager Terry Francona. Murphy said he will likely have an MRI Sunday, Aug. 10.
Sat, 09 Aug 2014 17:30:35 -0700
Cleveland Indians 1B Nick Swisher (undisclosed) exited the game early Saturday, Aug. 9.
Fri, 08 Aug 2014 16:07:30 -0700
The Cleveland Indians could make 1B Nick Swisher an everyday outfielder next season, according to general manager Chris Antonetti. Antonetti said Swisher will be able to use the offseason to prepare to play in the outfield.