Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:50:27 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers C A.J. Ellis (head) was hit in the head by a 78 mph pitch from Pittsburgh Pirates SP Edinson Volquez Monday, July 21. The ball bounced off his helmet, and he immediately ran to first base and stayed in the game after being briefly examined by a trainer.
Fri, 13 Jun 2014 14:57:38 -0700
The Los Angeles Dodgers activated C A.J. Ellis (ankle) from the disabled list Friday, June 13, and optioned C Tim Federowicz to Triple-A Albuquerque in a corresponding move.
Fantasy Tip: Ellis will return to starting catching duties immediately, and he should be returned to your lineups if you kept him on roster through his DL stint. Ellis could be widely available in your league, too, so consider adding him if your catcher option has been struggling.
Tue, 10 Jun 2014 19:36:18 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers C A.J. Ellis (ankle) continues to make progress in his recovery from a sprained right ankle. He remains on track to return either at the end of the current series against the Cincinnati Reds Thursday, June 12, or at the beginning of the team's homestand Friday, June 13, against the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Mon, 09 Jun 2014 13:54:28 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers C A.J. Ellis (ankle) is hoping to be activated from the disabled list this week without going on a rehab assignment.
Mon, 26 May 2014 14:36:11 -0700
Updating a previous report, Los Angeles Dodgers C A.J. Ellis (ankle) suffered his ankle injury when he jumped up and landed on a catcher's mask during the celebration of SP Josh Beckett's no-hitter Sunday, May 25.
Mon, 26 May 2014 14:18:49 -0700
The Los Angeles Dodgers have placed C A.J. Ellis (ankle) on the 15-day disabled list because of a right ankle sprain. The team also recalled C Tim Federowicz from Triple-A Albuquerque.
Fantasy Tip: Federiwicz and Drew Butera likely will share catching duties while Ellis is out, but they should only be options in NL-only and two-catcher leagues.
Wed, 14 May 2014 15:34:18 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers C A.J. Ellis (knee) is back from the disabled list and in the starting lineup Wednesday, May 14.
Tue, 13 May 2014 08:58:17 -0700
The Los Angeles Dodgers activated C A.J. Ellis (knee) from the 15-day disabled list Tuesday, May 13.
Mon, 12 May 2014 16:17:35 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers C A.J. Ellis (knee) will play in another rehab game with Triple-A Albuquerque Monday, May 12, and he'll return to the team to be re-evaluated Tuesday, May 13. C Miguel Olivo is likely the odd-man out when Ellis returns.
Sat, 10 May 2014 11:14:30 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers C A.J. Ellis (knee) will play in rehab games with Triple-A Albuquerque Sunday, May 11, and Monday, May 12.