MLB Fantasy News


Updated Pos Player Tm Latest Information
2015/04/25
SP
Bauer, Trevor
CLE
Cleveland Indians SP Trevor Bauer (illness) was scratched from his scheduled start against the Detroit Tigers Saturday, April 25, due to illness. P TJ House started in his place.
2015/04/25
1B
Belt, Brandon
SF
San Francisco Giants 1B Brandon Belt is out of the lineup Saturday, April 25, against a left-handed starter.
2015/04/25
C
Bethancourt, Christian
ATL
Atlanta Braves C Christian Bethancourt will start Sunday, April 26, against the Philadelphia Phillies.
2015/04/25
OF
Boesch, Brennan
CIN
Cincinnati Reds OF Brennan Boesch will be the starting right fielder against the Chicago Cubs Saturday, April 25.
2015/04/25
OF
Brantley, Michael
CLE
Cleveland Indians OF Michael Brantley has hit .419 (13-for-31) with five RBI in eight games since returning from a back injury.
2015/04/25
OF
Bruce, Jay
CIN
Cincinnati Reds OF Jay Bruce is not in the starting lineup Saturday, April 25.
2015/04/25
OF
Buxton, Byron
MIN
Minnesota Twins OF Byron Buxton is hitting just .180 with a homer, three RBI and two steals in 50 at-bats at Double-A Chattanooga.
2015/04/25
OF
Cain, Lorenzo
KC
Kansas City Royals OF Lorenzo Cain has been suspended two games for his involvement in an altercation with the Chicago White Sox earlier this week.
2015/04/25
OF
Cain, Lorenzo
KC
Kansas City Royals OF Lorenzo Cain is appealing his two-game suspension and will continue to play until the hearing.
2015/04/25
SP
Cashner, Andrew
SD
San Diego Padres SP Andrew Cashner has thrown 20 straight home starts where he has allowed two earned runs or less.
2015/04/25
SP
Cole, Gerrit
PIT
Pittsburgh Pirates SP Gerrit Cole allowed one run on seven hits in 7 2/3 innings against the Arizona Diamondbacks Friday, April 24, to pick up his third win of the season. He struck out seven batters and walked two during the game.
2015/04/25
OF
Crisp, Coco
OAK
Oakland Athletics OF Coco Crisp (elbow) played catch and took some dry swings Friday, April 24, but there is still no timetable for his return.
2015/04/25
C
Cruz, Tony
STL
St. Louis Cardinals C Yadier Molina (knee) is not in the starting lineup against the Milwaukee Brewers Saturday, April 25. He is listed as day-to-day after taking a foul tip off his right knee. Tony Cruz will start behind the plate.
2015/04/25
OF
Davis, Rajai
DET
Detroit Tigers OF Rajai Davis had three stolen bases Saturday, April 25. It was his ninth three-steal game since 2006, which is the most in the majors during that stretch.
2015/04/25
OF
Ellsbury, Jacoby
NYY
New York Yankees OF Jacoby Ellsbury (hip) left the game Saturday, April 25, against the New York Mets, after feeling tightness in his hip. Manager Joe Girardi said he hopes Ellsbury will be able to play Sunday, April 26.
2015/04/25
OF
Ellsbury, Jacoby
NYY
New York Yankees OF Chris Young could start in the outfield Sunday, April 26, against the New York Mets. Young may be required to fill in for OF Jacoby Ellsbury (hip) who left Saturday's game after feeling tightness in his hip. Manager Joe Girardi did say he hopes Ellsbury will be able to play Sunday.
2015/04/25
P
Garcia, Yimi
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers RP Yimi Garcia could figure into save situations if RP Joel Peralta (back, arm) heads to the disabled list Sunday, April 26.
2015/04/25
OF
Gomez, Carlos
MIL
Milwaukee Brewers OF Carlos Gomez (hamstring) was able to hit on the field and run on a treadmill Friday, April 24. Manager Ron Roenicke said he hopes Gomez will be able to return a little after the 15 days on the disabled list.
2015/04/25
SP
Greinke, Zack
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers SP Zack Greinke pitched seven scoreless innings against the San Diego Padres Friday, April 24, to pick up his third win of the season. Greinke struck out seven batters and walked three during the outing.
2015/04/25
C
Hayes, Brett
CLE
Cleveland Indians C Roberto Perez is not in the starting lineup Saturday, April 25. C Brett Hayes will be the starting catcher for the Indians.
2015/04/25
RP
Herrera, Kelvin
KC
Kansas City Royals RP Kelvin Herrera has been suspended two games for his involvement in an altercation with the Chicago White Sox earlier this week.
2015/04/25
SP
Iwakuma, Hisashi
SEA
Updating a previous story, Seattle Mariners SP Hisashi Iwakuma (lat) was diagnosed with a Grade 1 strain of his right lat Saturday, April 25, and he is expected to miss 2-4 weeks.
2015/04/25
3B
Lawrie, Brett
OAK
Oakland Athletics 3B Brett Lawrie (knee) is getting the day off against the Houston Astros Saturday, April 25. Manager Bob Melvin said he was "banged up" after jamming his knee into the team's bullpen mound while making a catch in foul territory Friday, April 24.
2015/04/25
1B
Loney, James
TB
Tampa Bay Rays 1B James Loney is 3-for-6 with a home run, two doubles, three runs scored and three RBIs in two games since being activated from the 15-day disabled list Friday, April 24.
2015/04/25
C
Mesoraco, Devin
CIN
Cincinnati Reds C Devin Mesoraco (hip) is not in the starting lineup Saturday, April 25. C Brayan Pena will be the starting catcher for the Reds.
2015/04/25
C
Molina, Yadier
STL
St. Louis Cardinals C Yadier Molina (knee) is not in the starting lineup against the Milwaukee Brewers Saturday, April 25. He is listed as day-to-day after taking a foul tip off his right knee. Tony Cruz will start behind the plate.
2015/04/25
1B
Muncy, Max
OAK
Oakland Athletics SS Ben Zobrist (knee) was placed on the 15-day disabled list Saturday, April 25. INF Max Muncy was also recalled from Triple-A Nashville.
2015/04/25
SP
Nolasco, Ricky
MIN
Minnesota Twins SP Ricky Nolasco (elbow) has had his rehab start with Single-A Cedar Rapids pushed back from Saturday, April 25 to Sunday, April 26.
2015/04/25
2B
Odor, Rougned
TEX
Texas Rangers 2B Rougned Odor is out of the lineup Saturday, April 25, against a left-handed starter. 2B Adam Rosales draws the start.
2015/04/25
OF
Pagan, Angel
SF
San Francisco Giants OF Angel Pagan is hitting third Saturday, April 25, against a left-handed starter.
2015/04/25
RP
Papelbon, Jonathan
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies RP Jonathan Papelbon (illness) was not available to pitch Friday, April 24, because he is dealing with an illness and stayed home, according to manager Ryne Sandberg.
2015/04/25
C
Pena, Brayan
CIN
Cincinnati Reds C Devin Mesoraco (hip) is not in the starting lineup Saturday, April 25. C Brayan Pena will be the starting catcher for the Reds.
2015/04/25
RP
Peralta, Joel
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers RP Joel Peralta (back, arm) is likely headed to the 15-day disabled list Sunday, April 26. He said he was dealing with a dead-arm phase that led to back spasms.
2015/04/25
C
Perez, Roberto
CLE
Cleveland Indians C Roberto Perez is not in the starting lineup Saturday, April 25. C Brett Hayes will be the starting catcher for the Indians.
2015/04/25
OF
Puig, Yasiel
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers OF Yasiel Puig (hamstring) left the game against the San Diego Padres on Friday, April 24, due to hamstring issues and not his knee.
2015/04/25
SP
Ramirez, Erasmo
TB
Tampa Bay Rays SP Erasmo Ramirez will be the starting pitcher against the Toronto Blue Jays Saturday, April 25.
2015/04/25
OF
Reddick, Josh
OAK
Oakland Athletics OF Josh Reddick went 2-for-2 with a run scored and two walks in a 9-3 loss to the Houston Astros Saturday, April 25, and he has 11 hits in his last seven games.
2015/04/25
3B
Rendon, Anthony
WSH
Washington Nationals 3B Anthony Rendon (knee) said he felt good after going 1-for-2 with a double in his first rehab game with Double-A Harrisburg Friday, April 24. He is expected to play seven innings Saturday, April 25, before receiving the day off Sunday, April 26. Rendon will play seven innings Monday, April 27, before playing a full game Tuesday, April 28. The Nationals want to make sure he is capable of playing in at least one full game before they decide to activate him from the disabled list.
2015/04/25
2B
Rosales, Adam
TEX
Texas Rangers 2B Rougned Odor is out of the lineup Saturday, April 25, against a left-handed starter. 2B Adam Rosales draws the start.
2015/04/25
SP
Sale, Chris
CWS
Chicago White Sox SP Chris Sale has been suspended five games for his involvement in an altercation with the Kansas City Royals earlier this week.
2015/04/25
SP
Samardzija, Jeff
CWS
Chicago White Sox SP Jeff Samardzija has been suspended five games for his involvement in an altercation with the Kansas City Royals earlier this week.
2015/04/25
3B
Sandoval, Pablo
BOS
Boston Red Sox 3B Pablo Sandoval went 0-for-4 against the Baltimore Orioles Saturday, April 25, and he is 0-for-16 against left-handed pitching this season.
2015/04/25
3B
Sano, Miguel
MIN
Minnesota Twins 3B Miguel Sano is hitting just .170 with three homers and eight RBI in 47 at-bats at Double-A Chattanooga.
2015/04/25
SP
Scherzer, Max
WSH
Washington Nationals SP Max Scherzer (thumb) had his scheduled bullpen session pushed back to Sunday, April 26, but he is still hoping to make his next start against the Atlanta Braves Tuesday, April 28.
2015/04/25
SP
Simon, Alfredo
DET
Detroit Tigers SP Alfredo Simon improved to 4-0 with a win over the Cleveland Indians Saturday, April 25, allowing one run on six hits in 6 2/3 innings and lowering his ERA to 1.65.
2015/04/25
OF
Stanton, Giancarlo
MIA
Miami Marlins OF Giancarlo Stanton went 3-for-3 with a home run, three runs scored, two RBIs and a walk in an 8-0 win over the Washington Nationals Saturday, April 25, and he has five home runs in his last nine games.
2015/04/25
SP
Strasburg, Stephen
WSH
Washington Nationals SP Stephen Strasburg allowed four runs on eight hits in six innings in a loss to the Miami Marlins Saturday, April 25, and he now has a 5.65 ERA in eight career starts at Marlins Park.
2015/04/25
2B
Travis, Devon
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays 2B Devon Travis extended his hitting streak to 11 games Saturday, April 25.
2015/04/25
SP
Ventura, Yordano
KC
Kansas City Royals SP Yordano Ventura is appealing his seven-game suspension and will continue to pitch until a hearing takes place.
2015/04/25
SP
Ventura, Yordano
KC
Kansas City Royals SP Yordano Ventura has been suspended seven games for his involvement in an altercation with the Chicago White Sox earlier this week.
2015/04/25
SP
Verlander, Justin
DET
Detroit Tigers SP Justin Verlander (triceps) will not start throwing until he is completely pain free with no fluid in his triceps, according to manager Brad Ausmus. Verlander will travel with the team in case he is ready to throw during the road trip.
2015/04/25
OF
Victorino, Shane
BOS
Boston Red Sox OF Shane Victorino (hamstring) was placed on the 15-day disabled list Saturday, April 25.
2015/04/25
SP
Volquez, Edinson
KC
Kansas City Royals SP Edinson Volquez has been suspended five games for his involvement in an altercation with the Chicago White Sox earlier this week.
2015/04/25
SP
Volquez, Edinson
KC
Kansas City Royals SP Edinson Volquez is appealing his five-game suspension and will continue to pitch until a hearing takes place.
2015/04/25
SP
Wainwright, Adam
STL
St. Louis Cardinals SP Adam Wainwright (ankle) exited his start against the Milwaukee Brewers with a left ankle injury Saturday, April 25, and will be re-evaluated when the team returns to St. Louis.
2015/04/25
SP
Wood, Travis
CHC
Chicago Cubs SP Travis Wood will face the Pittsburgh Pirates Monday, April 27, and is slated to face the Milwaukee Brewers the following weekend.
2015/04/25
OF
Yelich, Christian
MIA
Updating a previous report, an MRI exam for Miami Marlins OF Christian Yelich (back) revealed that he had a bulging disk in his lower back.
2015/04/25
OF
Young, Chris
NYY
New York Yankees OF Chris Young could start in the outfield Sunday, April 26, against the New York Mets. Young may be required to fill in for OF Jacoby Ellsbury (hip) who left Saturday's game after feeling tightness in his hip. Manager Joe Girardi did say he hopes Ellsbury will be able to play Sunday.
2015/04/25
2B
Zobrist, Ben
OAK
Oakland Athletics SS Ben Zobrist (knee) was placed on the 15-day disabled list Saturday, April 25. INF Max Muncy was also recalled from Triple-A Nashville.
2015/04/25
2B
Zobrist, Ben
OAK
Updating a previous report, Oakland Athletics 2B Ben Zobrist (knee) is expected to undergo surgery to repair torn cartilage in his left knee, although no date has been set for the procedure. He is expected to need four to six weeks of recovery time.