Fri, 22 Aug 2014 15:41:52 -0700
Oakland Athletics SS Jed Lowrie (finger) said his injured index finger is better, but he still cannot throw or hit. Lowire hopes to be able to begin throwing and hitting in a few days.
Sun, 17 Aug 2014 11:16:20 -0700
Oakland Athletics SS Jed Lowrie (finger) is continuing to travel with the team and recently resumed fielding grounders. Manager Bob Melvin said he is attempting to keep himself "as close to game-ready as he can without overtaxing the finger."
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 10:02:01 -0700
The Oakland Athletics officially placed SS Jed Lowrie (finger) on the 15-day disabled list Thursday, Aug. 14, and recalled 2B Andy Parrino from Triple-A Sacramento in corresponding move.
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 09:46:19 -0700
Oakland Athletics SS Jed Lowrie (finger) could be back for the season's final month, according to manager Bob Melvin. However, there are no guarantees with fractures.
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 09:10:02 -0700
Oakland Athletics SS Jed Lowrie (finger) said he expects to be placed on the 15-day disabled list, because he is not helping the team. Lowrie said he has tried to take part in baseball activities, but the finger is affecting his play.
Fantasy Tip: Alberto Callaspo and Eric Sogard could see time at shortstop if Lowrie is placed on the disabled list. Neither player has much value outside of AL-only leagues.
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 08:27:22 -0700
Oakland Athletics SS Jed Lowrie (finger) is not in the starting lineup Thursday, Aug. 14, because of a fractured finger.
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 13:07:19 -0700
Oakland Athletics SS Jed Lowrie (finger) is in the starting lineup Wednesday, Aug. 13, but 1B Brandon Moss is sitting.
Fantasy Tip: Lowrie will likely see plenty of rest days like yesterday now that it's known he's playing with a fractured finger. That'll limit his fantasy value significantly. Moss figures to be seeing a day off.
Tue, 12 Aug 2014 15:47:06 -0700
Oakland Athletics SS Jed Lowrie (finger) had an MRI on his right index finger Tuesday, Aug. 12, which revealed the finger was fractured. Lowrie intends to play through the injury.
Fantasy Tip: Lowrie attempting to play with a fractured index finger is bad news for fantasy owners. He will likely lose playing time, and the injury should negatively impact his hitting. Begin scouting alternatives in all formats. It is too early to cut ties, though.
Tue, 12 Aug 2014 13:21:29 -0700
Oakland Athletics SS Jed Lowrie is out of the starting lineup Tuesday, Aug. 12.
Fantasy Tip: Lowrie returned from a finger injury yesterday, so he's likely just receiving a day of rest heading into the rest of the week. Make sure he's not in your daily lineups.
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:29:06 -0700
Oakland Athletics SS Jed Lowrie (finger) is back in the lineup Monday, Aug. 11.
Fantasy Tip: Return Lowrie to your starting lineups this evening if you own him.