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2015/07/29
SS
Adrianza, Ehire
SF
San Francisco Giants 2B Joe Panik (back) remains out of the lineup Wednesday, July 29. SS Ehire Adrianza is starting at the keystone again and is hitting eighth against Milwaukee Brewers SP Mike Fiers.
2015/07/28
SS
Adrianza, Ehire
SF
San Francisco Giants SS Ehire Adrianza is making the start at second base Tuesday, July 28, against the Milwaukee Brewers while 2B Joe Panik gets a breather.
2015/07/29
SS
Ahmed, Nick
ARI
Arizona Diamondbacks SS Nick Ahmed is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 29. SS Cliff Pennington is starting at the 6 and hitting ninth against Seattle Mariners SP Felix Hernandez.
2015/07/28
SP
Alvarez, Henderson
MIA
Miami Marlins SP Henderson Alvarez (shoulder) had surgery Tuesday, July 28, on his shoulder, and manager Dan Jennings said it is unclear if Alvarez will be ready for spring training.
2015/07/28
1B
Alvarez, Pedro
PIT
Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Pedro Alvarez will serve as the designated hitter against Minnesota Twins SP Mike Pelfrey Tuesday, July 28, and is batting seventh in the lineup. OF Travis Ishikawa will start at first base and is batting ninth in the lineup.
2015/07/29
SP
Archer, Chris
TB
Tampa Bay Rays SP Chris Archer allowed two runs on three hits in seven innings against the Detroit Tigers Wednesday, July 29, to suffer his eighth loss of the season. He struck out 11 batters and did not walk any batters during the game.
2015/07/29
3B
Arenado, Nolan
COL
Colorado Rockies 3B Nolan Arenado is hitting third Wednesday, July 29, against Chicago Cubs SP Jon Lester.
2015/07/29
OF
Asche, Cody
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies OF Cody Asche is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 29. OF Domonic Brown is playing right field and batting sixth, and OF Jeff Francoeur is playing left field and batting fifth against Toronto Blue Jays SP R.A. Dickey Wednesday.
2015/07/29
C
Avila, Alex
DET
Detroit Tigers C Alex Avila, SP Alfredo Simon and OF Rajai Davis could be moved before the trade deadline since they will become free agents after the season.
2015/07/28
SS
Aviles, Mike
CLE
Cleveland Indians SS Mike Aviles is starting at second base and hitting ninth against Kansas City Royals SP Chris D. Young Tuesday, July 28. 2B Jason Kipnis is serving as the designated hitter after the team traded OF David Murphy prior to the game.
2015/07/28
2B
Baez, Javier
CHC
Chicago Cubs 2B Javier Baez (finger) has been activated from the disabled list Tuesday, July 28.
2015/07/29
2B
Baez, Javier
CHC
Chicago Cubs 2B Javier Baez has received a trade inquiry from the San Diego Padres, who are looking for infielders and lefty bats. SP Andrew Cashner could fit the Cubs in a potential deal, and Cashner was previously with Chicago before being traded to the Padres in the deal that included 1B Anthony Rizzo. SP Tyson Ross is also a popular trade target.
2015/07/28
SP
Banuelos, Manny
ATL
Atlanta Braves SP Manny Banuelos' (elbow) elbow injury is not considered serious, but he could be shut down for the season since he had Tommy John surgery a few years ago.
2015/07/29
SP
Banuelos, Manny
ATL
Atlanta Braves SP Manny Banuelos' (elbow) MRI exam revealed a bone spur on the posterior portion of his left elbow, and there is still a chance he will pitch again this season.
2015/07/28
C
Barnhart, Tucker
CIN
Cincinnati Reds C Tucker Barnhart will start Tuesday, July 28, and he'll hit seventh in the order against LHP Jaime Garcia. C Brayan Pena comes out of the starting lineup.
2015/07/29
OF
Bautista, Jose
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays OF Jose Bautista (hamstring) will serve as the designated hitter against Philadelphia Phillies SP Jerome Williams Wednesday, July 29, and is batting third in the lineup. OF Ezequiel Carrera will start in right field and is batting seventh in the lineup.
2015/07/28
OF
Bautista, Jose
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays OF Jose Bautista (hamstring) left the game Tuesday, July 28, against the Philadelphia Phillies due to an apparent right hamstring injury. He was running out a grounder and grabbed at the back of his leg.
2015/07/28
SS
Beckham, Tim
TB
Tampa Bay Rays 1B James Loney is not in the lineup against Detroit Tigers left-handed SP David Price Tuesday, July 28. 2B Logan Forsythe is starting at first base and hitting cleanup, while SS Tim Beckham slides over to second base and is hitting eighth.
2015/07/28
OF
Beltran, Carlos
NYY
New York Yankees OF Carlos Beltran is not in the lineup against Texas Rangers left-handed SP Martin Perez Tuesday, July 28. OF Chris Young draws the start in right field and is hitting fifth.
2015/07/29
RP
Benoit, Joaquin
SD
San Diego Padres RPs Craig Kimbrel and Joaquin Benoit and Milwaukee Brewers RP Francisco Rodriguez are of interest to the Houston Astros as they look to upgrade their bullpen.
2015/07/29
OF
Betts, Mookie
BOS
Boston Red Sox OF Mookie Betts (concussion) is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 29. OF Jackie Bradley Jr. was called up from the minors and is starting in center field and hitting ninth against Chicago White Sox SP Jose Quintana.
2015/07/28
OF
Betts, Mookie
BOS
Updating a previous report, Boston Red Sox OF Mookie Betts (concussion) is showing symptoms consistent with concussion. He is undergoing further testing after leaving the game Tuesday, July 28, against the Chicago White Sox.
2015/07/28
OF
Betts, Mookie
BOS
Boston Red Sox OF Mookie Betts (concussion) left the game Tuesday, July 28, against the Chicago White Sox after tumbling over the short wall at Fenway Park on a catch attempt. He landed on his head and is being checked for concussion.
2015/07/29
SS
Blanco, Andres
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies 2B Cesar Hernandez is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 29. SS Andres Blanco is starting at second base and batting ninth against Toronto Blue Jays SP R.A. Dickey Wednesday.
2015/07/29
OF
Blanco, Gregor
SF
San Francisco Giants OF Angel Pagan is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 29. OF Gregor Blanco is starting in center field and hitting second against Milwaukee Brewers SP Mike Fiers.
2015/07/29
SP
Bolsinger, Mike
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers SP Clayton Kershaw (hip) could be scratched from his start Wednesday, July 29, against the Oakland Athletics due to soreness in the hip and gluteus region. SP Mike Bolsinger would be pushed up to start in Kershaw's place, and Kershaw could start Friday, July 31.
2015/07/29
SP
Bolsinger, Mike
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers SP Clayton Kershaw (hip) was scratched Wednesday, July 29, with SP Mike Bolsinger set to take the start against the Oakland Athletics. Kershaw will pitch either Saturday, Aug. 1, or Sunday, Aug. 2.
2015/07/28
2B
Bonifacio, Emilio
CWS
Chicago White Sox 2B Emilio Bonifacio (rib) left the game Tuesday, July 28, against the Boston Red Sox due to a left rib injury. He will be re-evaluated Wednesday, July 29.
2015/07/28
1B
Bour, Justin
MIA
Miami Marlins 1B Justin Bour is not in the starting lineup against Washington Nationals SP Jordan Zimmermann Tuesday, July 28. 3B Casey McGehee will start at first base and is batting fourth in the lineup.
2015/07/28
OF
Bourgeois, Jason
CIN
Cincinnati Reds OF Marlon Byrd is out of the starting lineup Tuesday, July 28, against the St. Louis Cardinals. OF Jason Bourgeois will start in left field and hit leadoff against LHP Jaime Garcia.
2015/07/28
OF
Bourjos, Peter
STL
St. Louis Cardinals OF Jason Heyward is not in the starting lineup against Cincinnati Reds SP Mike Leake Tuesday, July 28. OF Peter Bourjos is starting in center field and is batting eighth in the lineup.
2015/07/29
OF
Bradley Jr., Jackie
BOS
Boston Red Sox OF Mookie Betts (concussion) is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 29. OF Jackie Bradley Jr. was called up from the minors and is starting in center field and hitting ninth against Chicago White Sox SP Jose Quintana.
2015/07/29
OF
Bradley Jr., Jackie
BOS
Boston Red Sox OF Jackie Bradley Jr. was recalled from Class AAA Pawtucket Wednesday, July 29, and will start in center field for the Red Sox against the Chicago White Sox Wednesday.
2015/07/29
OF
Braun, Ryan
MIL
Milwaukee Brewers OF Ryan Braun (back) is returning to the lineup and is hitting third against San Francisco Giants SP Jake Peavy Wednesday, July 29.
2015/07/28
OF
Braun, Ryan
MIL
Milwaukee Brewers OF Ryan Braun (back) is out of the lineup for the second straight game Tuesday, July 28, against the San Francisco Giants due to lower back tightness.
2015/07/28
RP
Brooks, Aaron
OAK
Oakland Athletics SP Aaron Brooks will start Saturday, Aug. 1, against the Cleveland Indians. P Drew Pomeranz will remain in the bullpen.
2015/07/29
OF
Brown, Domonic
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies OF Cody Asche is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 29. OF Domonic Brown is playing right field and batting sixth, and OF Jeff Francoeur is playing left field and batting fifth against Toronto Blue Jays SP R.A. Dickey Wednesday.
2015/07/29
OF
Bruce, Jay
CIN
The New York Mets want to add another big bat at the trading deadline, and they have their sights set on San Diego Padres OF Justin Upton, Colorado Rockies OF Carlos Gonzalez, Milwaukee Brewers OFs Carlos Gomez and Gerardo Parra and Cincinnati Reds OF Jay Bruce. The Padres and Mets didn't agree on a prospect package for Upton, but the talks could be rekindled. Gonzalez's price tag would be high, as he is heating up this summer. The Reds are showing interest in SP Zack Wheeler in exchange for Bruce. Reds OF Marlon Byrd could be a fallback option for the Mets.
2015/07/29
C
Butera, Drew
KC
Kansas City Royals C Salvador Perez is out of the lineup Wednesday, July 29, with C Drew Butera hitting eighth.
2015/07/29
OF
Butler, Joey
TB
Tampa Bay Rays OF Joey Butler is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 29. C Curt Casali is serving as the designated hitter and batting seventh against Detroit Tigers SP Justin Verlander.
2015/07/28
OF
Butler, Joey
TB
Tampa Bay Rays C John Jaso is not in the lineup against Detroit Tigers left-handed SP David Price Tuesday, July 28. OF Joey Butler is serving as the designated hitter and batting second.
2015/07/29
OF
Buxton, Byron
MIN
Minnesota Twins OF Byron Buxton (thumb) took batting practice Tuesday, July 28, and is expected to spend the rest of the week taking swings. He could join the team on the field for pre-game drills. If he has no setbacks, he could head to Fort Myers, Fla., to continue his rehab.
2015/07/29
OF
Byrd, Marlon
CIN
The New York Mets want to add another big bat at the trading deadline, and they have their sights set on San Diego Padres OF Justin Upton, Colorado Rockies OF Carlos Gonzalez, Milwaukee Brewers OFs Carlos Gomez and Gerardo Parra and Cincinnati Reds OF Jay Bruce. The Padres and Mets didn't agree on a prospect package for Upton, but the talks could be rekindled. Gonzalez's price tag would be high, as he is heating up this summer. The Reds are showing interest in SP Zack Wheeler in exchange for Bruce. Reds OF Marlon Byrd could be a fallback option for the Mets.
2015/07/28
OF
Byrd, Marlon
CIN
Cincinnati Reds OF Marlon Byrd is out of the starting lineup Tuesday, July 28, against the St. Louis Cardinals. OF Jason Bourgeois will start in left field and hit leadoff against LHP Jaime Garcia.
2015/07/28
OF
Cabrera, Melky
CWS
Chicago White Sox OF Melky Cabrera became the first White Sox hitter with six consecutive multi-hit games since Jermaine Dye in 2009, Tuesday, July 28.
2015/07/28
OF
Cabrera, Melky
CWS
Chicago White Sox OF Melky Cabrera went 4-for-5 with a pair of doubles and a triple with a run scored and RBI Tuesday, July 28, against the Boston Red Sox.
2015/07/29
OF
Cain, Lorenzo
KC
Kansas City Royals OF Lorenzo Cain is out of the lineup Wednesday, July 29, with 1B Kendrys Morales moving up to the third place in the order.
2015/07/29
2B
Cano, Robinson
SEA
Seattle Mariners 2B Robinson Cano (abdomen) is out of the lineup Wednesday, July 29, and he will undergo an MRI exam for an abdominal strain. He felt a slight strain two days ago and didn't think the injury was serious. The MRI is purely precautionary.
2015/07/28
SP
Capuano, Chris
NYY
New York Yankees SP Chris Capuano allowed five runs and five walks while retiring just two batters in his start Tuesday, July 28, against the Texas Rangers. He is the first starter to allow at least five runs and walk five batters while lasting less than an inning since former Atlanta Braves SP Jaret Wright in 2004.
2015/07/29
OF
Carrera, Ezequiel
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays OF Jose Bautista (hamstring) will serve as the designated hitter against Philadelphia Phillies SP Jerome Williams Wednesday, July 29, and is batting third in the lineup. OF Ezequiel Carrera will start in right field and is batting seventh in the lineup.
2015/07/28
1B
Carter, Chris
HOU
Houston Astros SS Marwin Gonzalez is starting at first base and hitting second against Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP C.J. Wilson Tuesday, July 28. 1B Chris Carter is serving as the designated hitter and batting sixth.
2015/07/29
C
Casali, Curt
TB
Tampa Bay Rays OF Joey Butler is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 29. C Curt Casali is serving as the designated hitter and batting seventh against Detroit Tigers SP Justin Verlander.
2015/07/29
SP
Cashner, Andrew
SD
Texas Rangers SP Yovani Gallardo, Cincinnati Reds SP Mike Leake, San Diego Padres SPs Andrew Cashner and Tyson Ross, Milwaukee Brewers SP Mike Fiers, Miami Marlins SP Dan Haren and Detroit Tigers SP David Price are all on the radar of the Toronto Blue Jays as the trade deadline approaches.
2015/07/29
SP
Cashner, Andrew
SD
Chicago Cubs 2B Javier Baez has received a trade inquiry from the San Diego Padres, who are looking for infielders and lefty bats. SP Andrew Cashner could fit the Cubs in a potential deal, and Cashner was previously with Chicago before being traded to the Padres in the deal that included 1B Anthony Rizzo. SP Tyson Ross is also a popular trade target.
2015/07/28
C
Castillo, Welington
ARI
Arizona Diamondbacks C Welington Castillo (elbow) is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, July 28, against the Seattle Mariners. Castillo's elbow is better, and he is expected to return Wednesday, July 29.
2015/07/29
C
Castillo, Welington
ARI
Arizona Diamondbacks C Welington Castillo (elbow) is back in the lineup and is hitting fifth against Seattle Mariners SP Felix Hernandez Wednesday, July 29.
2015/07/29
2B
Castro, Daniel
ATL
Atlanta Braves 3B Chris Johnson is not in the starting lineup against the Baltimore Orioles Wednesday, July 29. 2B Daniel Castro is starting at third base and batting ninth against Orioles SP Chris Tillman Wednesday.
2015/07/29
SS
Castro, Starlin
CHC
Chicago Cubs SS Starlin Castro is out of the lineup Wednesday, July 29, with SS Addison Russell moving up to sixth in the order.
2015/07/29
SS
Castro, Starlin
CHC
Chicago Cubs SS Starlin Castro was assured by manager Joe Maddon that he won't be traded this summer.
2015/07/29
OF
Cespedes, Yoenis
DET
Detroit Tigers SP David Price and OF Yoenis Cespedes are players the Tigers are now willing to listen to trade offers for leading up to the trade deadline.
2015/07/29
OF
Cespedes, Yoenis
DET
Detroit Tigers OF Yoenis Cespedes is hitting third Wednesday, July 29, against Tampa Bay Rays SP Chris Archer.
2015/07/29
RP
Chapman, Aroldis
CIN
Cincinnati Reds RP Aroldis Chapman is not expected to be traded. The list of teams interested in trading for him has shrunk dramatically, which has made the likelihood of him being dealt slim.
2015/07/29
SP
Chavez, Jesse
OAK
Oakland Athletics SP Jesse Chavez has a 5.04 ERA in his last nine starts after posting an ERA of 2.38 in his first eight starts. He is 0-1 with a 2.16 ERA in eight career outings (all in relief) against the Los Angeles Dodgers, who he faces Wednesday, July 29.
2015/07/28
OF
Coghlan, Chris
CHC
Chicago Cubs OF Chris Coghlan is not in the starting lineup against Colorado Rockies SP Yohan Flande Tuesday, July 28. OF Chris Denorfia will start in left field and is batting sixth in the lineup.
2015/07/29
OF
Coghlan, Chris
CHC
Chicago Cubs OF Jorge Soler is out of the lineup Wednesday, July 29, with OF Chris Coghlan hitting fifth.
2015/07/29
OF
Colabello, Chris
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays OF Chris Colabello is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 29. OF Danny Valencia is starting in left field and hitting sixth against Philadelphia Phillies SP Jerome Williams.
2015/07/29
OF
Colabello, Chris
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays 1B Edwin Encarnacion (finger) was scratched from the lineup with a jammed left middle finger Wednesday, July 29, but precautionary X-rays came back negative. OF Chris Colabello is replacing Encarnacion in the lineup.
2015/07/28
1B
Davis, Chris
BAL
Baltimore Orioles 1B Chris Davis belted two home runs with five RBIs Tuesday, July 28, against the Atlanta Braves. It was his 10th career multi-homer game, and third this season.
2015/07/29
OF
Davis, Rajai
DET
Detroit Tigers C Alex Avila, SP Alfredo Simon and OF Rajai Davis could be moved before the trade deadline since they will become free agents after the season.
2015/07/28
OF
DeJesus, David
LAA
Tampa Bay Rays OF David DeJesus is not in the lineup against Detroit Tigers left-handed SP David Price Tuesday, July 28. OF Brandon Guyer is starting in left field and hitting leadoff.
2015/07/28
OF
DeJesus, David
LAA
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim acquired OF David DeJesus from the Tampa Bay Rays Tuesday, July 28. Tampa Bay will receive RHP Eduar Lopez in return.
2015/07/28
OF
DeJesus, David
LAA
The Tampa Bay Rays acquired RHP Eduar Lopez from the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Tuesday, July 28, in exchange for OF David DeJesus.
2015/07/29
OF
DeJesus, David
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Matt Joyce (concussion), who is currently on the seven-day concussion disabled list, might not have a spot on the team anymore after the Angels traded for OFs Shane Victorino, David Murphy and David DeJesus in the last two days. Joyce was hitting .178 with five home runs and 21 RBI as the team's left fielder. General manager Bill Stoneman made no announcements on Joyce's future. Joyce was in an 0-for-23 slump and is hitless since July 9. Stoneman is hesitant to part with any of the team's top prospects, such as SP Sean Newcomb, in order to further improve the outfield.
2015/07/28
OF
Decker, Jaff
PIT
Pittsburgh Pirates OF Starling Marte (illness) has been scratched from the starting lineup Tuesday, July 28, because of an illness. OF Jaff Decker will start in left field and is batting ninth in the lineup.
2015/07/29
OF
Decker, Jaff
PIT
Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco (knee) left the game early Wednesday, July 29, because of discomfort in left knee. OF Jaff Decker replaced him in right field.
2015/07/28
OF
Denorfia, Chris
CHC
Chicago Cubs OF Chris Coghlan is not in the starting lineup against Colorado Rockies SP Yohan Flande Tuesday, July 28. OF Chris Denorfia will start in left field and is batting sixth in the lineup.
2015/07/28
2B
Descalso, Daniel
COL
Colorado Rockies SS Daniel Descalso will start at shortstop against Chicago Cubs SP Dallas Beeler Tuesday, July 28, and is batting eighth in the lineup.
2015/07/28
2B
Descalso, Daniel
COL
Colorado Rockies SS Daniel Descalso started at shortstop Tuesday, July 28, against the Chicago Cubs, filling after SS Troy Tulowitzki was traded to the Toronto Blue Jays. Descalso finished 1-for-3 with a double, walk and an RBI.
2015/07/29
OF
Dickerson, Corey
COL
Colorado Rockies OF Corey Dickerson is out of the lineup Wednesday, July 29, with 2B D.J. LeMahieu sliding down to hit fifth.
2015/07/28
SP
Dickey, R.A.
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays SP R.A. Dickey is scheduled to face the Philadelphia Phillies Wednesday, July 29, in a home start. He has allowed three or fewer runs in nine of his past 10 outings.
2015/07/28
3B
Dietrich, Derek
MIA
Miami Marlins OF Cole Gillespie is not in the starting lineup against Washington Nationals SP Jordan Zimmermann Tuesday, July 28. 3B Derek Dietrich will start in left field and is batting fifth in the lineup.
2015/07/29
SP
Doubront, Felix
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays SP Felix Doubront was designated for assignment Wednesday, July 29.
2015/07/28
2B
Drew, Stephen
NYY
New York Yankees SS Brendan Ryan is starting at second base for the second straight day and is hitting ninth against Texas Rangers left-handed SP Martin Perez. 2B Stephen Drew is out for the second straight day.
2015/07/28
OF
Ellsbury, Jacoby
NYY
New York Yankees OF Jacoby Ellsbury (shoulder) is back in the starting lineup and is hitting leadoff against Texas Rangers SP Martin Perez Tuesday, July 28.
2015/07/29
1B
Encarnacion, Edwin
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays 1B Edwin Encarnacion (finger) was scratched from the lineup with a jammed left middle finger Wednesday, July 29, but precautionary X-rays came back negative. OF Chris Colabello is replacing Encarnacion in the lineup.
2015/07/28
SS
Escobar, Eduardo
MIN
Minnesota Twins SS Eduardo Escobar will start at short and hit ninth in the order Tuesday, July 28, against the Pittsburgh Pirates and RHP Charlie Morton. SS Danny Santana comes out of the lineup.
2015/07/29
SP
Fiers, Mike
MIL
Texas Rangers SP Yovani Gallardo, Cincinnati Reds SP Mike Leake, San Diego Padres SPs Andrew Cashner and Tyson Ross, Milwaukee Brewers SP Mike Fiers, Miami Marlins SP Dan Haren and Detroit Tigers SP David Price are all on the radar of the Toronto Blue Jays as the trade deadline approaches.
2015/07/28
P
Flande, Yohan
COL
Colorado Rockies SP Yohan Flande allowed a run and four hits with three walks over five innings while striking out four batters Tuesday, July 28, against the Chicago Cubs. He picked up his first career victory after going 0-7 with a 4.97 ERA in his previous stints in the majors.
2015/07/28
2B
Forsythe, Logan
TB
Tampa Bay Rays 1B James Loney is not in the lineup against Detroit Tigers left-handed SP David Price Tuesday, July 28. 2B Logan Forsythe is starting at first base and hitting cleanup, while SS Tim Beckham slides over to second base and is hitting eighth.
2015/07/28
OF
Fowler, Dexter
CHC
Chicago Cubs OF Dexter Fowler went 3-for-4 with a double Tuesday, July 28, against the Colorado Rockies.
2015/07/29
OF
Francoeur, Jeff
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies OF Cody Asche is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 29. OF Domonic Brown is playing right field and batting sixth, and OF Jeff Francoeur is playing left field and batting fifth against Toronto Blue Jays SP R.A. Dickey Wednesday.
2015/07/29
SP
Gallardo, Yovani
TEX
Texas Rangers SP Yovani Gallardo, Cincinnati Reds SP Mike Leake, San Diego Padres SPs Andrew Cashner and Tyson Ross, Milwaukee Brewers SP Mike Fiers, Miami Marlins SP Dan Haren and Detroit Tigers SP David Price are all on the radar of the Toronto Blue Jays as the trade deadline approaches.
2015/07/29
3B
Garcia, Adonis
ATL
Atlanta Braves OF Adonis Garcia is playing left field and batting fourth against Baltimore Orioles SP Chris Tillman Wednesday, July 29.
2015/07/28
3B
Gillaspie, Conor
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 3B Conor Gillaspie is starting at third base and hitting second against Houston Astros SP Collin McHugh Tuesday, July 28, with OF Mike Trout (wrist) out of the lineup.
2015/07/28
OF
Gillespie, Cole
MIA
Miami Marlins OF Cole Gillespie is not in the starting lineup against Washington Nationals SP Jordan Zimmermann Tuesday, July 28. 3B Derek Dietrich will start in left field and is batting fifth in the lineup.
2015/07/29
P
Glasnow, Tyler
PIT
Pittsburgh Pirates SP Tyler Glasnow was promoted to Class AAA Indianapolis Wednesday, July 29. He is expected to join the Pittsburgh rotation next season.
2015/07/29
2B
Goins, Ryan
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays 2B Devon Travis (shoulder) is not in the starting lineup against Philadelphia Phillies SP Jerome Williams Wednesday, July 29. 2B Ryan Goins will start at second base and is batting ninth in the lineup.
2015/07/28
C
Gomes, Yan
CLE
Cleveland Indians C Yan Gomes is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, July 28. C Roberto Perez is starting and hitting seventh against Kansas City Royals SP Chris D. Young.
2015/07/29
OF
Gomez, Carlos
MIL
The New York Mets want to add another big bat at the trading deadline, and they have their sights set on San Diego Padres OF Justin Upton, Colorado Rockies OF Carlos Gonzalez, Milwaukee Brewers OFs Carlos Gomez and Gerardo Parra and Cincinnati Reds OF Jay Bruce. The Padres and Mets didn't agree on a prospect package for Upton, but the talks could be rekindled. Gonzalez's price tag would be high, as he is heating up this summer. The Reds are showing interest in SP Zack Wheeler in exchange for Bruce. Reds OF Marlon Byrd could be a fallback option for the Mets.
2015/07/29
OF
Gonzalez, Carlos
COL
Colorado Rockies OF Carlos Gonzalez has a "30-70" chance of being traded at the deadline, according to a source. The Rockies are looking for a better deal for him.
2015/07/29
OF
Gonzalez, Carlos
COL
The New York Mets want to add another big bat at the trading deadline, and they have their sights set on San Diego Padres OF Justin Upton, Colorado Rockies OF Carlos Gonzalez, Milwaukee Brewers OFs Carlos Gomez and Gerardo Parra and Cincinnati Reds OF Jay Bruce. The Padres and Mets didn't agree on a prospect package for Upton, but the talks could be rekindled. Gonzalez's price tag would be high, as he is heating up this summer. The Reds are showing interest in SP Zack Wheeler in exchange for Bruce. Reds OF Marlon Byrd could be a fallback option for the Mets.
2015/07/28
SS
Gonzalez, Marwin
HOU
Houston Astros SS Marwin Gonzalez is starting at first base and hitting second against Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP C.J. Wilson Tuesday, July 28. 1B Chris Carter is serving as the designated hitter and batting sixth.
2015/07/28
2B
Gordon, Dee
MIA
Miami Marlins 2B Dee Gordon (thumb) is batting first in the starting lineup against Washington Nationals SP Jordan Zimmermann Tuesday, July 28.
2015/07/29
OF
Grichuk, Randal
STL
St. Louis Cardinals OF Randal Grichuk (groin) is starting in center field and batting seventh against Cincinnati Reds SP Anthony DeSclafani Wednesday, July 29.
2015/07/28
OF
Grichuk, Randal
STL
St. Louis Cardinals OF Randal Grichuk (groin) is not expected to miss a lot of time because of the groin injury he suffered during the game Sunday, July 26. Grichuk underwent an MRI Monday, July 27, which did not reveal any problems, but another doctor was scheduled to look over the MRI.
2015/07/29
OF
Gutierrez, Franklin
SEA
Seattle Mariners OF Seth Smith is not in the lineup against Arizona Diamondbacks left-handed SP Patrick Corbin Wednesday, July 29. OF Franklin Gutierrez is starting in left field and hitting cleanup.
2015/07/28
OF
Guyer, Brandon
TB
Tampa Bay Rays OF David DeJesus is not in the lineup against Detroit Tigers left-handed SP David Price Tuesday, July 28. OF Brandon Guyer is starting in left field and hitting leadoff.
2015/07/29
SP
Hamels, Cole
PHI
Updating an ongoing story, Philadelphia Phillies SP Cole Hamels' trade destinations are lead by the Texas Rangers. The Los Angeles Dodgers prefer Detroit Tigers SP David Price because they feel they can re-sign him.
2015/07/29
SP
Hamels, Cole
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies SP Cole Hamels isn't close to being traded to the Texas Rangers, as the two teams aren't anywhere close to an agreement on who Texas would give up for the left-hander. The Rangers refuse to trade their top prospects.
2015/07/28
SP
Hamels, Cole
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies SP Cole Hamels will not start against the Atlanta Braves Thursday, July 30, and is now scheduled to start against the Braves Friday, July 31, but he may be traded before the deadline. The Phillies did not want the possibility of an injury before the deadline.
2015/07/29
SP
Hamels, Cole
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies SP Cole Hamels is of interest to the San Francisco Giants, but the Giants haven't been in touch with Philadelphia regarding Hamels in the last 24 hours, according to a source.
2015/07/29
SP
Hamels, Cole
PHI
Updating an ongoing story, Detroit Tigers SP David Price is the trade target of preference for the Los Angeles Dodgers over Philadelphia Phillies SP Cole Hamels. The Dodgers believe they can re-sign Price.
2015/07/28
OF
Hamilton, Josh
TEX
Texas Rangers OF Josh Hamilton is not in the lineup against New York Yankees left-handed SP Chris Capuano Tuesday, July 28. OF Ryan Rua is starting in left field and hitting seventh.
2015/07/29
C
Hanigan, Ryan
BOS
Boston Red Sox C Blake Swihart is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 29. C Ryan Hanigan is behind the plate and is hitting eighth against Chicago White Sox SP Jose Quintana.
2015/07/29
SP
Harang, Aaron
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies SP Aaron Harang (foot) is scheduled to be the starting pitcher against the Atlanta Braves Thursday, July 30.
2015/07/29
SP
Haren, Dan
MIA
Texas Rangers SP Yovani Gallardo, Cincinnati Reds SP Mike Leake, San Diego Padres SPs Andrew Cashner and Tyson Ross, Milwaukee Brewers SP Mike Fiers, Miami Marlins SP Dan Haren and Detroit Tigers SP David Price are all on the radar of the Toronto Blue Jays as the trade deadline approaches.
2015/07/29
C
Hedges, Austin
SD
San Diego Padres C Derek Norris is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 29. C Austin Hedges is starting behind the plate and batting eighth against New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon Wednesday.
2015/07/29
2B
Hernandez, Cesar
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies 2B Cesar Hernandez is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 29. SS Andres Blanco is starting at second base and batting ninth against Toronto Blue Jays SP R.A. Dickey Wednesday.
2015/07/29
SP
Hernandez, Felix
SEA
Seattle Mariners SP Felix Hernandez has lost just once since June 22 and is 2-1 with a 1.09 ERA in his last five starts. He faces the Arizona Diamondbacks Wednesday, July 29, a team he hasn't faced since 2009.
2015/07/28
C
Hernandez, Oscar
ARI
Arizona Diamondbacks C Oscar Hernandez is starting behind the plate Tuesday, July 28, against the Seattle Mariners with C Welington Castillo (elbow) sidelined.
2015/07/28
OF
Heyward, Jason
STL
St. Louis Cardinals OF Jason Heyward is not in the starting lineup against Cincinnati Reds SP Mike Leake Tuesday, July 28. OF Peter Bourjos is starting in center field and is batting eighth in the lineup.
2015/07/29
OF
Hicks, Aaron
MIN
Minnesota Twins OF Torii Hunter is sitting out Wednesday, July 29, with OF Aaron Hicks hitting second.
2015/07/29
OF
Hicks, Aaron
MIN
Minnesota Twins OF Aaron Hicks entered the game Wednesday, July 29, with a slash line of .323/.410/.554 in his last 20 games since coming off the disabled list.
2015/07/28
SP
Holland, Derek
TEX
Texas Rangers SP Derek Holland (shoulder) made it through a bullpen session Monday, July 27, without any issues, and he is still scheduled to begin a rehab assignment Thursday, July 30. Holland is expected to begin at two innings and 30 pitches, but the Rangers haven't announced any details.
2015/07/29
OF
Holt, Brock
BOS
Boston Red Sox OF Brock Holt (knee) is back in the starting lineup and is facing Chicago White Sox SP Jose Quintana Wednesday, July 29. Holt is starting at second base and is hitting leadoff.
2015/07/29
OF
Holt, Tyler
CLE
Cleveland Indians OF Tyler Holt is hitting ninth Wednesday, July 29, against Kansas City Royals SP Jeremy Guthrie.
2015/07/29
OF
Hunter, Torii
MIN
Minnesota Twins OF Torii Hunter is sitting out Wednesday, July 29, with OF Aaron Hicks hitting second.
2015/07/29
SS
Iglesias, Jose
DET
Detroit Tigers SS Jose Iglesias was bumped up to second in the order Wednesday, July 29.
2015/07/28
1B
Ishikawa, Travis
PIT
Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Pedro Alvarez will serve as the designated hitter against Minnesota Twins SP Mike Pelfrey Tuesday, July 28, and is batting seventh in the lineup. OF Travis Ishikawa will start at first base and is batting ninth in the lineup.
2015/07/28
C
Jaso, John
TB
Tampa Bay Rays C John Jaso is not in the lineup against Detroit Tigers left-handed SP David Price Tuesday, July 28. OF Joey Butler is serving as the designated hitter and batting second.
2015/07/29
OF
Jennings, Desmond
TB
Tampa Bay Rays OF Desmond Jennings (knee) is scheduled to play for Class AAA Durham Friday, July 31.
2015/07/28
SP
Jimenez, Ubaldo
BAL
Baltimore Orioles SP Ubaldo Jimenez allowed two earned runs, four hits and three walks over seven innings in a quality start and win Tuesday, July 28, against the Atlanta Braves. He also struck out three batters, improving to 6-1 with a 2.13 ERA in eight home starts this season.
2015/07/29
3B
Johnson, Chris
ATL
Atlanta Braves 3B Chris Johnson is not in the starting lineup against the Baltimore Orioles Wednesday, July 29. 2B Daniel Castro is starting at third base and batting ninth against Orioles SP Chris Tillman Wednesday.
2015/07/29
OF
Joyce, Matt
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Matt Joyce (concussion), who is currently on the seven-day concussion disabled list, might not have a spot on the team anymore after the Angels traded for OFs Shane Victorino, David Murphy and David DeJesus in the last two days. Joyce was hitting .178 with five home runs and 21 RBI as the team's left fielder. General manager Bill Stoneman made no announcements on Joyce's future. Joyce was in an 0-for-23 slump and is hitless since July 9. Stoneman is hesitant to part with any of the team's top prospects, such as SP Sean Newcomb, in order to further improve the outfield.
2015/07/28
OF
Joyce, Matt
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Matt Joyce is likely to have his playing time greatly reduced following the acquisitions of OFs David DeJesus (Rays) and David Murphy (Indians) Tuesday, July 28.
2015/07/29
SP
Kershaw, Clayton
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers SP Clayton Kershaw (hip) could be scratched from his start Wednesday, July 29, against the Oakland Athletics due to soreness in the hip and gluteus region. SP Mike Bolsinger would be pushed up to start in Kershaw's place, and Kershaw could start Friday, July 31.
2015/07/29
SP
Kershaw, Clayton
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers SP Clayton Kershaw (hip) was scratched Wednesday, July 29, with SP Mike Bolsinger set to take the start against the Oakland Athletics. Kershaw will pitch either Saturday, Aug. 1, or Sunday, Aug. 2.
2015/07/29
RP
Kimbrel, Craig
SD
San Diego Padres RPs Craig Kimbrel and Joaquin Benoit and Milwaukee Brewers RP Francisco Rodriguez are of interest to the Houston Astros as they look to upgrade their bullpen.
2015/07/28
2B
Kipnis, Jason
CLE
Cleveland Indians SS Mike Aviles is starting at second base and hitting ninth against Kansas City Royals SP Chris D. Young Tuesday, July 28. 2B Jason Kipnis is serving as the designated hitter after the team traded OF David Murphy prior to the game.
2015/07/29
1B
LaRoche, Adam
CWS
Chicago White Sox 1B Adam LaRoche is back in the starting lineup as the designated hitter and is batting fifth against Boston Red Sox SP Rick Porcello Wednesday, July 29.
2015/07/28
OF
Lagares, Juan
NYM
New York Mets OF Juan Lagares was not in the starting lineup for the third straight game Tuesday, July 28, against the San Diego Padres, as manager Terry Collins gives OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis another start since he is on a roll.
2015/07/29
SP
Latos, Mat
LAD
Miami Marlins SP Mat Latos, 1B Michael Morse and compensation pick No. 34 overall were acquired by the Los Angeles Dodgers for three minor leaguers. The Dodgers will assume the remainder of Latos' $9.4 million salary and the remainder of Morse's $7 million this season and $8 million next season.
2015/07/29
SP
Latos, Mat
LAD
Updating a previous report, the trade between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Miami Marlins involving Marlins SP Mat Latos and 1B Michael Morse is far from complete and could be falling apart, according to sources.
2015/07/28
2B
LeMahieu, DJ
COL
Colorado Rockies 2B DJ LeMahieu missed a cycle by a home run Tuesday, July 28, against the Chicago Cubs while scoring a pair of runs. He pushed his career-high hitting streak to 18 games.
2015/07/29
SP
Leake, Mike
CIN
Texas Rangers SP Yovani Gallardo, Cincinnati Reds SP Mike Leake, San Diego Padres SPs Andrew Cashner and Tyson Ross, Milwaukee Brewers SP Mike Fiers, Miami Marlins SP Dan Haren and Detroit Tigers SP David Price are all on the radar of the Toronto Blue Jays as the trade deadline approaches.
2015/07/28
1B
Lind, Adam
MIL
Milwaukee Brewers 1B Adam Lind (back) returned to the starting lineup Tuesday, July 28, against the San Francisco Giants after missing time due to a tight lower back.
2015/07/29
C
Lobaton, Jose
WSH
Washington Nationals C Wilson Ramos is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 29. C Jose Lobaton is starting behind the plate and batting eighth against Miami Marlins SP Tom Koehler Wednesday.
2015/07/28
1B
Loney, James
TB
Tampa Bay Rays 1B James Loney is not in the lineup against Detroit Tigers left-handed SP David Price Tuesday, July 28. 2B Logan Forsythe is starting at first base and hitting cleanup, while SS Tim Beckham slides over to second base and is hitting eighth.
2015/07/28
P
Lopez, Eduar
TB
The Tampa Bay Rays acquired RHP Eduar Lopez from the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Tuesday, July 28, in exchange for OF David DeJesus.
2015/07/28
P
Lopez, Eduar
TB
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim acquired OF David DeJesus from the Tampa Bay Rays Tuesday, July 28. Tampa Bay will receive RHP Eduar Lopez in return.
2015/07/29
OF
Marte, Starling
PIT
Pittsburgh Pirates OF Starling Marte (illness) returned to the lineup Wednesday, July 29, and he's hitting second.
2015/07/28
OF
Marte, Starling
PIT
Pittsburgh Pirates OF Starling Marte (illness) has been scratched from the starting lineup Tuesday, July 28, because of an illness. OF Jaff Decker will start in left field and is batting ninth in the lineup.
2015/07/28
C
Martin, Russell
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays C Russell Martin made an appearance at second base in the ninth inning Tuesday, July 28, against the Philadelphia Phillies after 2B Devon Travis (shoulder) was forced out earlier.
2015/07/28
SP
Matz, Steven
NYM
New York Mets SP Steven Matz's (lat) lat injury has improved but he still has not been cleared to throw at this point. Matz will try to throw next week.
2015/07/28
C
McCann, Brian
NYY
New York Yankees C Brian McCann is not in the lineup against Texas Rangers left-handed SP Martin Perez Tuesday, July 28. C J.R. Murphy is starting and hitting seventh.
2015/07/29
OF
McCutchen, Andrew
PIT
Pittsburgh Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen is 12-for-57 (.211) with 20 strikeouts since July 8.
2015/07/28
3B
McGehee, Casey
MIA
Miami Marlins 1B Justin Bour is not in the starting lineup against Washington Nationals SP Jordan Zimmermann Tuesday, July 28. 3B Casey McGehee will start at first base and is batting fourth in the lineup.
2015/07/28
RP
Mejia, Jenrry
NYM
New York Mets RP Jenrry Mejia received a 162-game suspension Tuesday, July 28, after he failed a second test for performance-enhancing substances.
2015/07/28
SP
Miley, Wade
BOS
Boston Red Sox SP Wade Miley allowed seven earned runs, 10 hits and three walks with five strikeouts over 5 2/3 innings in a loss against the Chicago White Sox Tuesday, July 28.
2015/07/29
C
Montero, Miguel
CHC
Chicago Cubs C Miguel Montero (thumb) said he has caught a few bullpens, and he will be alright to return at some point. He did note, though, his thumb will not be 100%.
2015/07/29
1B
Morales, Kendrys
KC
Kansas City Royals OF Lorenzo Cain is out of the lineup Wednesday, July 29, with 1B Kendrys Morales moving up to the third place in the order.
2015/07/28
SP
Morgan, Adam
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies SP Adam Morgan allowed two runs and five hits over six innings in a win Tuesday, July 28, against the Toronto Blue Jays, snapping a four-start winless skid.
2015/07/29
1B
Morse, Michael
LAD
Miami Marlins SP Mat Latos, 1B Michael Morse and compensation pick No. 34 overall were acquired by the Los Angeles Dodgers for three minor leaguers. The Dodgers will assume the remainder of Latos' $9.4 million salary and the remainder of Morse's $7 million this season and $8 million next season.
2015/07/29
1B
Morse, Michael
LAD
Updating a previous report, the trade between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Miami Marlins involving Marlins SP Mat Latos and 1B Michael Morse is far from complete and could be falling apart, according to sources.
2015/07/28
RP
Mujica, Edward
OAK
Oakland Athletics RP Edward Mujica will takeover as the closer beginning Tuesday, July 28.
2015/07/28
OF
Murphy, David
LAA
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim acquired OF David Murphy from the Cleveland Indians Tuesday, July 28, in exchange for SS Eric Stamets.
2015/07/29
OF
Murphy, David
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Matt Joyce (concussion), who is currently on the seven-day concussion disabled list, might not have a spot on the team anymore after the Angels traded for OFs Shane Victorino, David Murphy and David DeJesus in the last two days. Joyce was hitting .178 with five home runs and 21 RBI as the team's left fielder. General manager Bill Stoneman made no announcements on Joyce's future. Joyce was in an 0-for-23 slump and is hitless since July 9. Stoneman is hesitant to part with any of the team's top prospects, such as SP Sean Newcomb, in order to further improve the outfield.
2015/07/28
OF
Murphy, David
LAA
The Cleveland Indians dealt OF David Murphy to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Tuesday, July 28, and they received SS Eric Stamets in return.
2015/07/28
C
Murphy, J.R.
NYY
New York Yankees C Brian McCann is not in the lineup against Texas Rangers left-handed SP Martin Perez Tuesday, July 28. C J.R. Murphy is starting and hitting seventh.
2015/07/29
SP
Nicolino, Justin
MIA
Miami Marlins SP Justin Nicolino could be the closest member of Class AAA New Orleans to a call-up to fill the rotation void left when SP Mat Latos was traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers, MLB.com's Joe Frisaro speculates.
2015/07/28
SP
Niese, Jon
NYM
New York Mets SP Jon Niese was activated from the paternity leave list Tuesday, July 28. The team also optioned P Logan Verrett to Class AAA Las Vegas.
2015/07/28
OF
Nieuwenhuis, Kirk
NYM
New York Mets OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis entered the game Tuesday, July 28, against the San Diego Padres with five hits in seven at-bats with four RBIs, so he started in place of OF Juan Lagares for a third straight game.
2015/07/28
OF
Nimmo, Brandon
NYM
New York Mets OF Brandon Nimmo has been promoted from Class AA Binghamton to Class AAA Las Vegas.
2015/07/29
C
Norris, Derek
SD
San Diego Padres C Derek Norris is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 29. C Austin Hedges is starting behind the plate and batting eighth against New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon Wednesday.
2015/07/29
SS
Nunez, Eduardo
MIN
Minnesota Twins 3B Trevor Plouffe is sitting out Wednesday, July 29, with 3B Eduardo Nunez hitting sixth.
2015/07/28
OF
Ozuna, Marcell
MIA
Miami Marlins OF Marcell Ozuna is a trade target for the Cleveland Indians. They're one of many teams interested in the outfielder, who is hitting .344 with four home runs and eight RBIs in 17 games since being banished to the minors.
2015/07/29
OF
Pagan, Angel
SF
San Francisco Giants OF Angel Pagan is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 29. OF Gregor Blanco is starting in center field and hitting second against Milwaukee Brewers SP Mike Fiers.
2015/07/29
2B
Panik, Joe
SF
San Francisco Giants 2B Joe Panik (back) remains out of the lineup Wednesday, July 29. SS Ehire Adrianza is starting at the keystone again and is hitting eighth against Milwaukee Brewers SP Mike Fiers.
2015/07/28
2B
Panik, Joe
SF
San Francisco Giants 2B Joe Panik is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, July 28, against the Milwaukee Brewers. He had played in 95 of the team's first 99 games. SS Ehire Adrianza makes the start in Panik's absence.
2015/07/29
2B
Panik, Joe
SF
San Francisco Giants 2B Joe Panik (back) is day to day with back tightness.
2015/07/29
RP
Papelbon, Jonathan
WSH
Washington Nationals new RP Jonathan Papelbon will serve as the team's new closer after Washington traded for him Tuesday, July 28. RP Drew Storen, the previous closer, will move into an eighth-inning setup role. Papelbon was Philadelphia's career saves leader with 123 and is 17-for-17 in save chances in 2015. Papelbon wouldn't accept a trade to the Nationals unless he would remain a closer. Papelbon's $13 million option for 2016 becomes a guaranteed $11 million salary as part of the trade, and $3 million will be deferred, according to a major league source. Washington will pay Papelbon the prorated minimum of $507,500 for the rest of the year. Papelbon is expected to join his new team Wednesday, July 29.
2015/07/28
RP
Papelbon, Jonathan
WSH
Philadelphia Phillies RP Jonathan Papelbon was acquired by the Washington Nationals Tuesday, July 28, in exchange for P Nick Pivetta, according to a source.
2015/07/28
RP
Papelbon, Jonathan
WSH
Philadelphia Phillies RP Jonathan Papelbon was traded to the Washington Nationals Tuesday, July 28, in exchange for P Nick Pivetta, according to a source.
2015/07/29
OF
Parra, Gerardo
MIL
The New York Mets want to add another big bat at the trading deadline, and they have their sights set on San Diego Padres OF Justin Upton, Colorado Rockies OF Carlos Gonzalez, Milwaukee Brewers OFs Carlos Gomez and Gerardo Parra and Cincinnati Reds OF Jay Bruce. The Padres and Mets didn't agree on a prospect package for Upton, but the talks could be rekindled. Gonzalez's price tag would be high, as he is heating up this summer. The Reds are showing interest in SP Zack Wheeler in exchange for Bruce. Reds OF Marlon Byrd could be a fallback option for the Mets.
2015/07/29
SP
Peavy, Jake
SF
San Francisco Giants SP Jake Peavy is 4-4 with a 2.44 ERA in 12 career starts against the Milwaukee Brewers, but he is 3-2 with a 1.56 ERA against them in his last six outings. Peavy faces the Brewers Wednesday, July 29.
2015/07/28
C
Pena, Brayan
CIN
Cincinnati Reds C Tucker Barnhart will start Tuesday, July 28, and he'll hit seventh in the order against LHP Jaime Garcia. C Brayan Pena comes out of the starting lineup.
2015/07/29
SS
Pennington, Cliff
ARI
Arizona Diamondbacks SS Nick Ahmed is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 29. SS Cliff Pennington is starting at the 6 and hitting ninth against Seattle Mariners SP Felix Hernandez.
2015/07/28
C
Perez, Roberto
CLE
Cleveland Indians C Yan Gomes is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, July 28. C Roberto Perez is starting and hitting seventh against Kansas City Royals SP Chris D. Young.
2015/07/29
C
Perez, Salvador
KC
Kansas City Royals C Salvador Perez is out of the lineup Wednesday, July 29, with C Drew Butera hitting eighth.
2015/07/28
P
Pivetta, Nick
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies RP Jonathan Papelbon was acquired by the Washington Nationals Tuesday, July 28, in exchange for P Nick Pivetta, according to a source.
2015/07/28
P
Pivetta, Nick
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies RP Jonathan Papelbon was traded to the Washington Nationals Tuesday, July 28, in exchange for P Nick Pivetta, according to a source.
2015/07/29
3B
Plouffe, Trevor
MIN
Minnesota Twins 3B Trevor Plouffe is sitting out Wednesday, July 29, with 3B Eduardo Nunez hitting sixth.
2015/07/28
3B
Plouffe, Trevor
MIN
The Minnesota Twins placed 3B Trevor Plouffe on the paternity list Tuesday, July 28, as his wife is expected to give birth to their first child Wednesday, July 29. SS Jorge Polanco was recalled from Class AAA Rochester to take his roster spot.
2015/07/29
3B
Plouffe, Trevor
MIN
Minnesota Twins 3B Trevor Plouffe was placed on the paternity list Wednesday, July 29, and SS Jorge Polanco will be called up to join the team in a corresponding move. It's not set in stone that Polanco will return to the minors when Plouffe is back, according to manager Paul Molitor. SS Danny Santana has been struggling and hasn't started since the weekend. Polanco hit .284/.309/.352 with six doubles, six RBI and a stolen base in 22 games for Class AAA Rochester. His defense is a work in progress, as he had 24 errors in 83 minor league games.
2015/07/28
OF
Polanco, Gregory
PIT
Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco is batting .326 with seven extra base hits since July 12.
2015/07/29
OF
Polanco, Gregory
PIT
Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco (knee) left the game early Wednesday, July 29, because of discomfort in left knee. OF Jaff Decker replaced him in right field.
2015/07/29
SS
Polanco, Jorge
MIN
Minnesota Twins 3B Trevor Plouffe was placed on the paternity list Wednesday, July 29, and SS Jorge Polanco will be called up to join the team in a corresponding move. It's not set in stone that Polanco will return to the minors when Plouffe is back, according to manager Paul Molitor. SS Danny Santana has been struggling and hasn't started since the weekend. Polanco hit .284/.309/.352 with six doubles, six RBI and a stolen base in 22 games for Class AAA Rochester. His defense is a work in progress, as he had 24 errors in 83 minor league games.
2015/07/28
SS
Polanco, Jorge
MIN
The Minnesota Twins placed 3B Trevor Plouffe on the paternity list Tuesday, July 28, as his wife is expected to give birth to their first child Wednesday, July 29. SS Jorge Polanco was recalled from Class AAA Rochester to take his roster spot.
2015/07/28
SP
Pomeranz, Drew
OAK
Oakland Athletics SP Aaron Brooks will start Saturday, Aug. 1, against the Cleveland Indians. P Drew Pomeranz will remain in the bullpen.
2015/07/29
C
Posey, Buster
SF
San Francisco Giants C Buster Posey is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 29. C Hector Sanchez is behind the dish and is hitting seventh against Milwaukee Brewers SP Mike Fiers.
2015/07/29
SP
Price, David
DET
Texas Rangers SP Yovani Gallardo, Cincinnati Reds SP Mike Leake, San Diego Padres SPs Andrew Cashner and Tyson Ross, Milwaukee Brewers SP Mike Fiers, Miami Marlins SP Dan Haren and Detroit Tigers SP David Price are all on the radar of the Toronto Blue Jays as the trade deadline approaches.
2015/07/29
SP
Price, David
DET
Detroit Tigers SP David Price and OF Yoenis Cespedes are players the Tigers are now willing to listen to trade offers for leading up to the trade deadline.
2015/07/29
SP
Price, David
DET
Updating an ongoing story, Philadelphia Phillies SP Cole Hamels' trade destinations are lead by the Texas Rangers. The Los Angeles Dodgers prefer Detroit Tigers SP David Price because they feel they can re-sign him.
2015/07/29
SP
Price, David
DET
Updating an ongoing story, Detroit Tigers SP David Price is the trade target of preference for the Los Angeles Dodgers over Philadelphia Phillies SP Cole Hamels. The Dodgers believe they can re-sign Price.
2015/07/29
C
Ramos, Wilson
WSH
Washington Nationals C Wilson Ramos is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 29. C Jose Lobaton is starting behind the plate and batting eighth against Miami Marlins SP Tom Koehler Wednesday.
2015/07/29
OF
Reimold, Nolan
BAL
Baltimore Orioles OF Travis Snider is not in the starting lineup against Atlanta Braves SP Mike Foltynewicz Wednesday, July 29. OF Nolan Reimold will start in left field and is batting seventh in the lineup.
2015/07/28
3B
Rendon, Anthony
WSH
Washington Nationals 2B Anthony Rendon is batting first in the starting lineup against Miami Marlins SP Jose Fernandez Tuesday, July 28.
2015/07/29
SS
Reyes, Jose
COL
Colorado Rockies SS Jose Reyes is hitting second Wednesday, July 29, in his team debut with the Rockies.
2015/07/28
1B
Reynolds, Mark
STL
St. Louis Cardinals 1B Mark Reynolds (hand) is starting at first base against Cincinnati Reds SP Mike Leake Tuesday, July 28, and is batting sixth in the lineup.
2015/07/29
SP
Richard, Clayton
CHC
Chicago Cubs SP Clayton Richard is expected to be called up from Class AAA Iowa to become the team's fifth starting pitcher after he tossed seven scoreless innings and gave up three hits for Iowa Tuesday, July 28.
2015/07/29
RP
Rodriguez, Francisco
MIL
San Diego Padres RPs Craig Kimbrel and Joaquin Benoit and Milwaukee Brewers RP Francisco Rodriguez are of interest to the Houston Astros as they look to upgrade their bullpen.
2015/07/29
SP
Ross, Tyson
SD
Texas Rangers SP Yovani Gallardo, Cincinnati Reds SP Mike Leake, San Diego Padres SPs Andrew Cashner and Tyson Ross, Milwaukee Brewers SP Mike Fiers, Miami Marlins SP Dan Haren and Detroit Tigers SP David Price are all on the radar of the Toronto Blue Jays as the trade deadline approaches.
2015/07/29
SP
Ross, Tyson
SD
Chicago Cubs 2B Javier Baez has received a trade inquiry from the San Diego Padres, who are looking for infielders and lefty bats. SP Andrew Cashner could fit the Cubs in a potential deal, and Cashner was previously with Chicago before being traded to the Padres in the deal that included 1B Anthony Rizzo. SP Tyson Ross is also a popular trade target.
2015/07/28
OF
Rua, Ryan
TEX
Texas Rangers OF Josh Hamilton is not in the lineup against New York Yankees left-handed SP Chris Capuano Tuesday, July 28. OF Ryan Rua is starting in left field and hitting seventh.
2015/07/29
SS
Russell, Addison
CHC
Chicago Cubs SS Starlin Castro is out of the lineup Wednesday, July 29, with SS Addison Russell moving up to sixth in the order.
2015/07/28
2B
Ryan, Brendan
NYY
New York Yankees SS Brendan Ryan is starting at second base for the second straight day and is hitting ninth against Texas Rangers left-handed SP Martin Perez. 2B Stephen Drew is out for the second straight day.
2015/07/28
C
Saltalamacchia, Jarrod
ARI
Arizona Diamondbacks C Jarrod Saltalamacchia is making the start at designated Tuesday, July 28, against the Seattle Mariners in an American League park.
2015/07/28
SP
Samardzija, Jeff
CWS
Chicago White Sox SP Jeff Samardzija allowed four earned runs, seven hits and a walk over eight innings in a win Tuesday, July 28, against the Boston Red Sox.
2015/07/28
2B
Sanchez, Carlos
CWS
Chicago White Sox 2B Carlos Sanchez did not start Tuesday, July 28, against the Boston Red Sox, but he came on in the fifth inning for the injured 2B Emilio Sanchez.
2015/07/29
C
Sanchez, Hector
SF
San Francisco Giants C Buster Posey is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 29. C Hector Sanchez is behind the dish and is hitting seventh against Milwaukee Brewers SP Mike Fiers.
2015/07/28
SS
Santana, Danny
MIN
Minnesota Twins SS Eduardo Escobar will start at short and hit ninth in the order Tuesday, July 28, against the Pittsburgh Pirates and RHP Charlie Morton. SS Danny Santana comes out of the lineup.
2015/07/29
SS
Santana, Danny
MIN
Minnesota Twins 3B Trevor Plouffe was placed on the paternity list Wednesday, July 29, and SS Jorge Polanco will be called up to join the team in a corresponding move. It's not set in stone that Polanco will return to the minors when Plouffe is back, according to manager Paul Molitor. SS Danny Santana has been struggling and hasn't started since the weekend. Polanco hit .284/.309/.352 with six doubles, six RBI and a stolen base in 22 games for Class AAA Rochester. His defense is a work in progress, as he had 24 errors in 83 minor league games.
2015/07/29
C
Schwarber, Kyle
CHC
Chicago Cubs C Kyle Schwarber is hitting second and making his major league debut in left field Wednesday, July 29.
2015/07/29
SP
Simon, Alfredo
DET
Detroit Tigers C Alex Avila, SP Alfredo Simon and OF Rajai Davis could be moved before the trade deadline since they will become free agents after the season.
2015/07/28
RP
Smith, Carson
SEA
Seattle Mariners RP Carson Smith needs some rest, according to manager Lloyd McClendon. However, it's unclear how that might affect the Mariners' plans in the ninth inning moving forward.
2015/07/29
OF
Smith, Seth
SEA
Seattle Mariners OF Seth Smith is not in the lineup against Arizona Diamondbacks left-handed SP Patrick Corbin Wednesday, July 29. OF Franklin Gutierrez is starting in left field and hitting cleanup.
2015/07/29
OF
Snider, Travis
BAL
Baltimore Orioles OF Travis Snider is not in the starting lineup against Atlanta Braves SP Mike Foltynewicz Wednesday, July 29. OF Nolan Reimold will start in left field and is batting seventh in the lineup.
2015/07/29
OF
Soler, Jorge
CHC
Chicago Cubs OF Jorge Soler is out of the lineup Wednesday, July 29, with OF Chris Coghlan hitting fifth.
2015/07/29
RP
Soria, Joakim
DET
Detroit Tigers RP Joakim Soria may be a player the Tigers are willing to trade before the trade deadline since he will be a free agent this offseason.
2015/07/29
OF
Springer, George
HOU
Houston Astros OF George Springer (wrist) is doing cardio work and tossing balls to coaches after fielding grounders. He has another exam on his wrist in two weeks.
2015/07/28
SS
Stamets, Eric
CLE
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim acquired OF David Murphy from the Cleveland Indians Tuesday, July 28, in exchange for SS Eric Stamets.
2015/07/28
SS
Stamets, Eric
CLE
The Cleveland Indians dealt OF David Murphy to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Tuesday, July 28, and they received SS Eric Stamets in return.
2015/07/29
OF
Stanton, Giancarlo
MIA
Miami Marlins OF Giancarlo Stanton (hand) has been cleared to swing off a tee. "His hand looks good," manager Dan Jennings said. "It's healed. The scar looks well. Now he's going to start off the tee and into flips. He'll progress at his timetable. It's good to see him making strides the right way."
2015/07/29
RP
Storen, Drew
WSH
Washington Nationals new RP Jonathan Papelbon will serve as the team's new closer after Washington traded for him Tuesday, July 28. RP Drew Storen, the previous closer, will move into an eighth-inning setup role. Papelbon was Philadelphia's career saves leader with 123 and is 17-for-17 in save chances in 2015. Papelbon wouldn't accept a trade to the Nationals unless he would remain a closer. Papelbon's $13 million option for 2016 becomes a guaranteed $11 million salary as part of the trade, and $3 million will be deferred, according to a major league source. Washington will pay Papelbon the prorated minimum of $507,500 for the rest of the year. Papelbon is expected to join his new team Wednesday, July 29.
2015/07/29
C
Sucre, Jesus
SEA
Seattle Mariners C Mike Zunino is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 29. C Jesus Sucre is starting and hitting eighth against Arizona Diamondbacks SP Patrick Corbin.
2015/07/29
C
Swihart, Blake
BOS
Boston Red Sox C Blake Swihart is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 29. C Ryan Hanigan is behind the plate and is hitting eighth against Chicago White Sox SP Jose Quintana.
2015/07/28
SP
Syndergaard, Noah
NYM
New York Mets SP Noah Syndergaard took a perfect game into the seventh inning Tuesday, July 28, against the San Diego Padres, and he ended up throwing eight scoreless innings in the win. He allowed three hits with no walks and nine strikeouts.
2015/07/28
OF
Taylor, Michael
WSH
Washington Nationals OF Michael Taylor was dropped to eighth in the lineup against Miami Marlins SP Jose Fernandez Tuesday, July 28.
2015/07/28
SP
Teheran, Julio
ATL
Atlanta Braves SP Julio Teheran allowed five earned runs, five hits and four walks with four strikeouts over four innings in a road loss against the Baltimore Orioles Tuesday, July 28.
2015/07/29
SP
Tillman, Chris
BAL
Baltimore Orioles SP Chris Tillman is 2-0 with a 3.41 ERA in 31 2/3 innings and has registered a quality start in his last five interleague starts since July of last year. He faces the Atlanta Braves Wednesday, July 29.
2015/07/29
OF
Tomas, Yasmany
ARI
Arizona Diamondbacks 3B Yasmany Tomas is serving as the designated hitter and is batting seventh against Seattle Mariners SP Felix Hernandez Wednesday, July 29.
2015/07/28
2B
Travis, Devon
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays 2B Devon Travis (undisclosed) left the game Tuesday, July 28, against the Philadelphia Phillies due to an undisclosed injury. He was checked by a trainer before leaving.
2015/07/29
2B
Travis, Devon
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays 2B Devon Travis (shoulder) is not in the starting lineup against Philadelphia Phillies SP Jerome Williams Wednesday, July 29. 2B Ryan Goins will start at second base and is batting ninth in the lineup.
2015/07/28
OF
Trout, Mike
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Mike Trout (wrist) is going for an MRI exam on his left wrist Tuesday, July 28. Manager Mike Scioscia is "hopeful" that Trout will remain day-to-day. Trout's wrist is feeling better than it did Monday, July 27.
2015/07/29
OF
Trout, Mike
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Mike Trout (wrist), who isn't in the lineup again Wednesday, July 29, wants to be 100% healthy before returning so that he can avoid a setback. He said his wrist feels "a lot better," and he will avoid a trip to the disabled list.
2015/07/28
OF
Trout, Mike
LAA
Updating a previous report, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Mike Trout (wrist) had an MRI on his wrist and it checked out normal, manager Mike Scioscia said Tuesday, July 28. He is considered day to day. Scioscia said it's even possible Trout could start Wednesday, July 29.
2015/07/29
SS
Tulowitzki, Troy
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays SS Troy Tulowitzki is batting first in the starting lineup against Philadelphia Phillies SP Jerome Williams Wednesday, July 29.
2015/07/28
3B
Turner, Justin
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers 3B Justin Turner (illness, leg) had to go to the emergency room Tuesday, July 28, because he had a bad reaction to an antibiotic he was taking for his leg, according to manager Don Mattingly.
2015/07/29
OF
Upton, Justin
SD
The New York Mets want to add another big bat at the trading deadline, and they have their sights set on San Diego Padres OF Justin Upton, Colorado Rockies OF Carlos Gonzalez, Milwaukee Brewers OFs Carlos Gomez and Gerardo Parra and Cincinnati Reds OF Jay Bruce. The Padres and Mets didn't agree on a prospect package for Upton, but the talks could be rekindled. Gonzalez's price tag would be high, as he is heating up this summer. The Reds are showing interest in SP Zack Wheeler in exchange for Bruce. Reds OF Marlon Byrd could be a fallback option for the Mets.
2015/07/28
OF
Upton, Justin
SD
San Diego Padres OF Justin Upton is being pursued by the Baltimore Orioles in advance of the trade deadline Friday, July 31.
2015/07/29
OF
Upton, Justin
SD
San Diego Padres OF Justin Upton has a .455 OPS in the month of July after sporting a .608 OPS in June.
2015/07/29
OF
Valencia, Danny
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays OF Chris Colabello is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 29. OF Danny Valencia is starting in left field and hitting sixth against Philadelphia Phillies SP Jerome Williams.
2015/07/29
SP
Verlander, Justin
DET
Detroit Tigers SP Justin Verlander allowed one run on four hits in eight innings against the Tampa Bay Rays Wednesday, July 29, to record his first win of the season. He struck out 10 batters and did not walk any batters during the game.
2015/07/28
P
Verrett, Logan
NYM
New York Mets SP Jon Niese was activated from the paternity leave list Tuesday, July 28. The team also optioned P Logan Verrett to Class AAA Las Vegas.
2015/07/29
OF
Victorino, Shane
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Matt Joyce (concussion), who is currently on the seven-day concussion disabled list, might not have a spot on the team anymore after the Angels traded for OFs Shane Victorino, David Murphy and David DeJesus in the last two days. Joyce was hitting .178 with five home runs and 21 RBI as the team's left fielder. General manager Bill Stoneman made no announcements on Joyce's future. Joyce was in an 0-for-23 slump and is hitless since July 9. Stoneman is hesitant to part with any of the team's top prospects, such as SP Sean Newcomb, in order to further improve the outfield.
2015/07/28
SP
Wada, Tsuyoshi
CHC
Chicago Cubs SP Tsuyoshi Wada (shoulder) allowed two unearned runs over six innings in a minor-league rehab start with Class AAA Iowa Monday, July 27.
2015/07/28
SP
Weaver, Jered
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Jered Weaver (hip) will throw four innings or 60 pitches in his rehab start Thursday, July 30, and it could be his last minor league outing before being activated from the disabled list.
2015/07/28
OF
Werth, Jayson
WSH
Washington Nationals OF Jayson Werth (wrist) will start in left field against Miami Marlins SP Jose Fernandez Tuesday, July 28, and is batting third in the lineup.
2015/07/29
SP
Wheeler, Zack
NYM
The New York Mets want to add another big bat at the trading deadline, and they have their sights set on San Diego Padres OF Justin Upton, Colorado Rockies OF Carlos Gonzalez, Milwaukee Brewers OFs Carlos Gomez and Gerardo Parra and Cincinnati Reds OF Jay Bruce. The Padres and Mets didn't agree on a prospect package for Upton, but the talks could be rekindled. Gonzalez's price tag would be high, as he is heating up this summer. The Reds are showing interest in SP Zack Wheeler in exchange for Bruce. Reds OF Marlon Byrd could be a fallback option for the Mets.
2015/07/28
3B
Wright, David
NYM
New York Mets 3B David Wright (back) could begin playing in rehab games within the next week, according to manager Terry Collins.
2015/07/28
OF
Young, Chris
NYY
New York Yankees OF Carlos Beltran is not in the lineup against Texas Rangers left-handed SP Martin Perez Tuesday, July 28. OF Chris Young draws the start in right field and is hitting fifth.
2015/07/28
1B
Zimmerman, Ryan
WSH
Washington Nationals 1B Ryan Zimmerman (foot) will start at first base against Miami Marlins SP Jose Fernandez Tuesday, July 28, and is batting fifth in the lineup.
2015/07/29
C
Zunino, Mike
SEA
Seattle Mariners C Mike Zunino is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 29. C Jesus Sucre is starting and hitting eighth against Arizona Diamondbacks SP Patrick Corbin.
2015/07/28
C
d'Arnaud, Travis
NYM
New York Mets C Travis d'Arnaud (elbow) caught a full game Tuesday, July 28, for Class AA Binghamton for the first time during his minor-league rehab assignment. He was 1-for-4 with a run scored. He is scheduled to catch another full game for the B-Mets Wednesday, July 29.