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2017/05/28
1B
Aguilar, Jesus
MIL
Milwaukee Brewers 1B Eric Thames is absent from the starting lineup Sunday, May 28, against the Arizona Diamondbacks. 1B Jesus Aguilar is penciled in at first base instead.
2017/05/28
OF
Alford, Anthony
TOR
Confirming a previous report, Toronto Blue Jays OF Anthony Alford (hand) will undergo surgery this week to repair a broken hamate bone in his left wrist. The procedure will be performed by hand specialist Dr. Donald Sheridan in Arizona and Alford will need four to six weeks to recover.
2017/05/28
1B
Alonso, Yonder
OAK
Oakland Athletics 1B Yonder Alonso (wrist) is back in the starting lineup Sunday, May 28, against the New York Yankees for the first time in four games after getting hit in the right wrist by a pitch Tuesday, May 23.
2017/05/28
RP
Alvarez, Dario
TEX
Texas Rangers LHP Dario Alvarez (elbow) was placed on the 10-day disabled list Sunday, May 28, due to a strained left elbow. In a corresponding move, the team recalled INF/OF Drew Robinson from Class AAA Round Rock.
2017/05/28
RP
Avilan, Luis
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers LHP Luis Avilan (tricep) expects to resume throwing Tuesday, May 30, although he expects to need more than the minimum 10 days on the disabled list.
2017/05/28
2B
Baez, Javier
CHC
Chicago Cubs 2B/OF Ben Zobrist (wrist) is out of the lineup for the second straight game, although he "wouldn't be surprised" if he returns Monday, May 29. OF Kyle Schwarber is also absent from the lineup Sunday, May 28, versus the Los Angeles Dodgers. 2B Javier Baez will play second base, while rookie 2B/OF Ian Happ will occupy left field.
2017/05/28
C
Barnes, Austin
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers 1B Adrian Gonzalez, OF Yasiel Puig and C Yasmani Grandal are out of the lineup Sunday, May 28, against the Chicago Cubs. Rookie 1B/OF Cody Bellinger will fill in at first base, OF Brett Eibner will take over in right field and C Austin Barnes will set up behind the plate.
2017/05/28
RP
Bastardo, Antonio
PIT
Pittsburgh Pirates LHP Antonio Bastardo (quadriceps) started a rehab assignment with Class AAA Indianapolis Saturday, May 27.
2017/05/28
1B
Bellinger, Cody
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers 1B Adrian Gonzalez, OF Yasiel Puig and C Yasmani Grandal are out of the lineup Sunday, May 28, against the Chicago Cubs. Rookie 1B/OF Cody Bellinger will fill in at first base, OF Brett Eibner will take over in right field and C Austin Barnes will set up behind the plate.
2017/05/28
3B
Beltre, Adrian
TEX
Texas Rangers 3B Adrian Beltre (calf) went 7-for-17 in three extended spring training games last week and will be re-evaluated Monday, May 29. If all goes well, he could be activated from the disabled list in time for that evening's game against the Tampa Bay Rays. Beltre has been sidelined all season due to a strained right calf but reported no soreness after his final rehab game Saturday, May 27.
2017/05/28
RP
Boyer, Blaine
BOS
The Boston Red Sox selected the contract of RHP Blaine Boyer from Class AAA Pawtucket Sunday, May 28.
2017/05/28
SP
Bumgarner, Madison
SF
San Francisco Giants LHP Madison Bumgarner (shoulder) is expected to play some light catch Friday, June 2, to begin his rehab process from a Grade 2 shoulder sprain. Bumgarner is expected to need five rehab starts once he is deemed ready to compete and probably will not return to the Giants' rotation until late July at the earliest.
2017/05/27
OF
Cespedes, Yoenis
NYM
New York Mets OF Yoenis Cespedes (quadriceps) was scratched from his rehab start Saturday, May 27, after straining his quadriceps running the bases. He won't resume live at-bats until Tuesday, May 30.
2017/05/28
OF
Collins, Tyler
DET
The Detroit Tigers selected the contract of OF Alex Presley from Class AAA Toledo Sunday, May 28. In a corresponding move, OF Tyler Collins has been designated for assignment.
2017/05/28
2B
Colon, Christian
MIA
Miami Marlins 2B Dee Gordon is not in the starting lineup Sunday, May 28, against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. INF Christian Colon will draw a start at second base in his place.
2017/05/28
OF
Conforto, Michael
NYM
New York Mets OF Michael Conforto is not in the starting lineup against the Pittsburgh Pirates Sunday, May 28.
2017/05/28
3B
DeJong, Paul
STL
St. Louis Cardinals 2B Kolten Wong (elbow) was placed on the 10-day disabled list Sunday, May 28, with a left elbow strain. In a corresponding move, the Cardinals purchased the contract of 3B Paul DeJong from Class AAA Memphis.
2017/05/28
2B
Descalso, Daniel
ARI
Arizona Diamondbacks 1B Paul Goldschmidt and OF Yasmany Tomas are not in the starting lineup Sunday, May 28, against the Milwaukee Brewers. INF/OF Daniel Descalso and C/OF Chris Herrmann have been penciled in at first base and left field, respectively.
2017/05/28
INF
Difo, Wilmer
WSH
Washington Nationals OF Bryce Harper, OF Jayson Werth, C Matt Wieters and 2B Daniel Murphy (illness) are all absent from the starting lineup Sunday, May 28, against the San Diego Padres. OF Brian Goodwin will get the nod in right field, 1B Adam Lind will occupy left field, C Jose Lobaton will fill in behind the plate and INF Wilmer Difo will draw his fourth straight start at second base.
2017/05/28
RP
Doolittle, Sean
OAK
Oakland Athletics LHP Sean Doolittle (shoulder) threw 20 pitches during a bullpen session Saturday, May 27, and said he felt good. Manager Bob Melvin said the team will determine the next step for Doolittle in the next day or two.
2017/05/28
OF
Eibner, Brett
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers 1B Adrian Gonzalez, OF Yasiel Puig and C Yasmani Grandal are out of the lineup Sunday, May 28, against the Chicago Cubs. Rookie 1B/OF Cody Bellinger will fill in at first base, OF Brett Eibner will take over in right field and C Austin Barnes will set up behind the plate.
2017/05/28
SS
Escobar, Eduardo
MIN
Minnesota Twins 3B Miguel Sano is absent from the starting lineup for the second consecutive day Sunday, May 28, versus the Tampa Bay Rays. INF/OF Eduardo Escobar will fill in at the hot corner for a second straight time.
2017/05/28
SP
Farmer, Buck
DET
Detroit Tigers RHP Buck Farmer was optioned to Class AAA Toledo after the second game of the doubleheader versus the Chicago White Sox Saturday, May 28.
2017/05/28
SP
Fiers, Mike
HOU
Houston Astros RHP Mike Fiers is scheduled to be the starting pitcher against the Minnesota Twins Tuesday, May 30, in place of RHP Charlie Morton (lat).
2017/05/28
SP
Flynn, Brian
KC
Kansas City Royals LHP Brian Flynn (back) started a rehab assignment with Class AAA Omaha Saturday, May 27.
2017/05/28
C
Fryer, Eric
STL
St. Louis Cardinals C Yadier Molina is not in the starting lineup Sunday, May 28, versus the Colorado Rockies. C Eric Fryer will fill in behind the plate.
2017/05/28
OF
Garcia, Avisail
CWS
Chicago White Sox OF Avisail Garcia is absent from the starting lineup Sunday, May 28, versus the Detroit Tigers. OF Willy Garcia will draw the assignment in right field in his place.
2017/05/28
OF
Garcia, Willy
CWS
Chicago White Sox OF Avisail Garcia is absent from the starting lineup Sunday, May 28, versus the Detroit Tigers. OF Willy Garcia will draw the assignment in right field in his place.
2017/05/28
1B
Goldschmidt, Paul
ARI
Arizona Diamondbacks 1B Paul Goldschmidt and OF Yasmany Tomas are not in the starting lineup Sunday, May 28, against the Milwaukee Brewers. INF/OF Daniel Descalso and C/OF Chris Herrmann have been penciled in at first base and left field, respectively.
2017/05/28
1B
Gonzalez, Adrian
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers 1B Adrian Gonzalez, OF Yasiel Puig and C Yasmani Grandal are out of the lineup Sunday, May 28, against the Chicago Cubs. Rookie 1B/OF Cody Bellinger will fill in at first base, OF Brett Eibner will take over in right field and C Austin Barnes will set up behind the plate.
2017/05/28
3B
Gonzalez, Erik
CLE
Cleveland Indians SS Francisco Lindor is not in the starting lineup Sunday, May 28, against the Kansas City Royals. SS/3B Erik Gonzalez will take over at shortstop in his absence.
2017/05/28
OF
Goodwin, Brian
WSH
Washington Nationals OF Bryce Harper, OF Jayson Werth, C Matt Wieters and 2B Daniel Murphy (illness) are all absent from the starting lineup Sunday, May 28, against the San Diego Padres. OF Brian Goodwin will get the nod in right field, 1B Adam Lind will occupy left field, C Jose Lobaton will fill in behind the plate and INF Wilmer Difo will draw his fourth straight start at second base.
2017/05/28
2B
Gordon, Dee
MIA
Miami Marlins 2B Dee Gordon is not in the starting lineup Sunday, May 28, against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. INF Christian Colon will draw a start at second base in his place.
2017/05/28
C
Grandal, Yasmani
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers 1B Adrian Gonzalez, OF Yasiel Puig and C Yasmani Grandal are out of the lineup Sunday, May 28, against the Chicago Cubs. Rookie 1B/OF Cody Bellinger will fill in at first base, OF Brett Eibner will take over in right field and C Austin Barnes will set up behind the plate.
2017/05/28
SP
Graveman, Kendall
OAK
Oakland Athletics RHP Kendall Graveman (shoulder) will be placed on the disabled list Monday, May 29, with shoulder soreness for the second time this season. RHP Daniel Mengden is expected to be recalled from the minors to fill his spot on the roster and start Monday.
2017/05/28
SP
Gray, Jon
COL
Colorado Rockies RHP Jon Gray (foot) through a 35-pitch bullpen session Sunday, May 28, for the first time without a walking boot and did not report any issues, according to the Denver Post's Nick Groke.
2017/05/28
OF
Hamilton, Billy
CIN
Cincinnati Reds OF Billy Hamilton is absent from the starting lineup Sunday, May 28, versus the Philadelphia Phillies. OF Scott Schebler will slide over to center field to replace Hamilton, while OF Patrick Kivlehan will occupy Schebler's usual spot in right.
2017/05/28
OF
Happ, Ian
CHC
Chicago Cubs 2B/OF Ben Zobrist (wrist) is out of the lineup for the second straight game, although he "wouldn't be surprised" if he returns Monday, May 29. OF Kyle Schwarber is also absent from the lineup Sunday, May 28, versus the Los Angeles Dodgers. 2B Javier Baez will play second base, while rookie 2B/OF Ian Happ will occupy left field.
2017/05/28
OF
Harper, Bryce
WSH
Washington Nationals OF Bryce Harper, OF Jayson Werth, C Matt Wieters and 2B Daniel Murphy (illness) are all absent from the starting lineup Sunday, May 28, against the San Diego Padres. OF Brian Goodwin will get the nod in right field, 1B Adam Lind will occupy left field, C Jose Lobaton will fill in behind the plate and INF Wilmer Difo will draw his fourth straight start at second base.
2017/05/28
P
Harper, Ryne
SEA
Seattle Mariners RHP Ryne Harper was called up from Class AAA Tacoma Sunday, May 28. In a corresponding move, RHP Rob Whalen was optioned to Tacoma.
2017/05/28
3B
Headley, Chase
NYY
New York Yankees 3B Chase Headley will be in the starting lineup against the Baltimore Orioles Monday, May 29, after he received the last two days off to work on his swing, according to manager Joe Girardi.
2017/05/28
INF
Hernandez, Marco
BOS
Boston Red Sox 2B Marco Hernandez was transferred from the 10-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list with a left shoulder subluxation Sunday, May 28.
2017/05/28
C
Herrmann, Chris
ARI
Arizona Diamondbacks 1B Paul Goldschmidt and OF Yasmany Tomas are not in the starting lineup Sunday, May 28, against the Milwaukee Brewers. INF/OF Daniel Descalso and C/OF Chris Herrmann have been penciled in at first base and left field, respectively.
2017/05/28
SP
Holmberg, David
CWS
Chicago White Sox LHP David Holmberg is expected to be promoted from the minors Monday, May 29, and start later that day against the Boston Red Sox, according to MLB.com's Scott Merkin.
2017/05/28
SP
Iwakuma, Hisashi
SEA
Seattle Mariners RHP Hisashi Iwakuma (shoulder) threw another bullpen session Sunday, May 28, because he was not happy with his session Saturday, May 27.
2017/05/28
P
Jankowski, Jordan
HOU
The Houston Astros recalled RHP Jordan Jankowski from Class AAA Fresno Sunday, May 28.
2017/05/28
OF
Jones, Adam
BAL
Baltimore Orioles OF Adam Jones (hip) is expected to be in the starting lineup Monday, May 29, according to manager Buck Showalter.
2017/05/28
OF
Jones, Adam
BAL
Baltimore Orioles OF Adam Jones (ankle, hip) is out of the starting lineup for a second consecutive day Sunday, May 28, against the Houston Astros. OF Joey Rickard will get the nod in center field for a second straight game.
2017/05/27
SP
Kazmir, Scott
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers SP Scott Kazmir (hip) has his velocity up over 90 miles an hour as he continues to rehab an injured hip. His timetable for return is still not clear.
2017/05/28
OF
Kendrick, Howie
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies INF/OF Howie Kendrick (oblique) made his fourth rehab appearance for Class AAA Lehigh Valley Saturday, May 27, playing third base. He could be activated from the disabled list as soon as Sunday, May 28.
2017/05/28
OF
Kendrick, Howie
PHI
Updating a previous report, Philadelphia Phillies INF/OF Howie Kendrick (oblique) is expected to be activated from the 10-day disabled list before the team's game Monday, May 29.
2017/05/28
INF
Kivlehan, Patrick
CIN
Cincinnati Reds OF Billy Hamilton is absent from the starting lineup Sunday, May 28, versus the Philadelphia Phillies. OF Scott Schebler will slide over to center field to replace Hamilton, while OF Patrick Kivlehan will occupy Schebler's usual spot in right.
2017/05/28
1B
Lind, Adam
WSH
Washington Nationals OF Bryce Harper, OF Jayson Werth, C Matt Wieters and 2B Daniel Murphy (illness) are all absent from the starting lineup Sunday, May 28, against the San Diego Padres. OF Brian Goodwin will get the nod in right field, 1B Adam Lind will occupy left field, C Jose Lobaton will fill in behind the plate and INF Wilmer Difo will draw his fourth straight start at second base.
2017/05/28
SP
Lindblom, Josh
PIT
Pittsburgh Pirates RHP Josh Lindblom (side) started a rehab assignment with Class AAA Indianapolis Saturday, May 27.
2017/05/28
SS
Lindor, Francisco
CLE
Cleveland Indians SS Francisco Lindor is not in the starting lineup Sunday, May 28, against the Kansas City Royals. SS/3B Erik Gonzalez will take over at shortstop in his absence.
2017/05/28
SP
Liriano, Francisco
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays LHP Francisco Liriano (shoulder) is scheduled to start for Class AAA Buffalo Sunday, May 28.
2017/05/28
C
Lobaton, Jose
WSH
Washington Nationals OF Bryce Harper, OF Jayson Werth, C Matt Wieters and 2B Daniel Murphy (illness) are all absent from the starting lineup Sunday, May 28, against the San Diego Padres. OF Brian Goodwin will get the nod in right field, 1B Adam Lind will occupy left field, C Jose Lobaton will fill in behind the plate and INF Wilmer Difo will draw his fourth straight start at second base.
2017/05/28
RP
Lugo, Seth
NYM
New York Mets RHP Seth Lugo (elbow) started a rehab assignment with Class AA Binghamton Saturday, May 27, and will make his first start Sunday, May 28.
2017/05/28
3B
Marte, Jefry
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 1B/DH Albert Pujols is not in the starting lineup Sunday, May 28, versus the Miami Marlins. INF/OF Jefry Marte will get the nod at first base instead.
2017/05/28
OF
Martinez, Ernesto Wilson
MIL
The Milwaukee Brewers signed free-agent OF Ernesto Wilson Martinez to a minor league contract Saturday, May 27.
2017/05/28
SP
Matz, Steven
NYM
New York Mets LHP Steven Matz (elbow) will make his second rehab start for Class AAA Las Vegas Sunday, May 28.
2017/05/27
SP
McCarthy, Brandon
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers RHP Brandon McCarthy (knee) exited his start against the Chicago Cubs Saturday, May 27, with a knee injury.
2017/05/28
SP
McCarthy, Brandon
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers RHP Brandon McCarthy (knee) underwent an MRI to confirm he is dealing with patella tendinitis in his right knee but anticipates making his next start Thursday, June 1, against the St. Louis Cardinals.
2017/05/28
SP
Mengden, Daniel
OAK
Oakland Athletics RHP Kendall Graveman (shoulder) will be placed on the disabled list Monday, May 29, with shoulder soreness for the second time this season. RHP Daniel Mengden is expected to be recalled from the minors to fill his spot on the roster and start Monday.
2017/05/28
C
Molina, Yadier
STL
St. Louis Cardinals C Yadier Molina is not in the starting lineup Sunday, May 28, versus the Colorado Rockies. C Eric Fryer will fill in behind the plate.
2017/05/28
SP
Morton, Charlie
HOU
The Houston Astros placed RHP Charlie Morton (lat) on the 10-day disabled list Sunday, May 28, due to a strained lat. No timetable has been established for his return.
2017/05/28
2B
Murphy, Daniel
WSH
Washington Nationals OF Bryce Harper, OF Jayson Werth, C Matt Wieters and 2B Daniel Murphy (illness) are all absent from the starting lineup Sunday, May 28, against the San Diego Padres. OF Brian Goodwin will get the nod in right field, 1B Adam Lind will occupy left field, C Jose Lobaton will fill in behind the plate and INF Wilmer Difo will draw his fourth straight start at second base.
2017/05/27
RP
O'Flaherty, Eric
ATL
Atlanta Braves LHP Eric O'Flaherty (back) was sent to Class AAA Gwinnett on Saturday, May 27, for a rehab assignment.
2017/05/28
OF
Pederson, Joc
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers OF Joc Pederson (concussion) is still experiencing mild concussion symptoms, according to MLB.com's Ken Gurnick.
2017/05/28
OF
Pollock, A.J.
ARI
Arizona Diamondbacks OF A.J. Pollock (groin) is making good progress in his rehab from a groin injury but there is no exact date for his return, according to manager Torey Lovullo.
2017/05/28
OF
Presley, Alex
DET
The Detroit Tigers selected the contract of OF Alex Presley from Class AAA Toledo Sunday, May 28. In a corresponding move, OF Tyler Collins has been designated for assignment.
2017/05/28
OF
Puig, Yasiel
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers 1B Adrian Gonzalez, OF Yasiel Puig and C Yasmani Grandal are out of the lineup Sunday, May 28, against the Chicago Cubs. Rookie 1B/OF Cody Bellinger will fill in at first base, OF Brett Eibner will take over in right field and C Austin Barnes will set up behind the plate.
2017/05/28
1B
Pujols, Albert
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 1B/DH Albert Pujols is not in the starting lineup Sunday, May 28, versus the Miami Marlins. INF/OF Jefry Marte will get the nod at first base instead.
2017/05/28
OF
Rickard, Joey
BAL
Baltimore Orioles OF Adam Jones (ankle, hip) is out of the starting lineup for a second consecutive day Sunday, May 28, against the Houston Astros. OF Joey Rickard will get the nod in center field for a second straight game.
2017/05/28
INF
Robinson, Drew
TEX
Texas Rangers LHP Dario Alvarez (elbow) was placed on the 10-day disabled list Sunday, May 28, due to a strained left elbow. In a corresponding move, the team recalled INF/OF Drew Robinson from Class AAA Round Rock.
2017/05/28
SP
Salazar, Danny
CLE
Cleveland Indians RHP Danny Salazar will be moving to the bullpen beginning on Wednesday, May 31 or Thursday, June 1, according to manager Terry Francona, who left open the possibility Salazar will make a start on the team's upcoming road trip from June 2-7.
2017/05/27
SP
Salazar, Danny
CLE
Cleveland Indians RHP Danny Salazar could be removed from the rotation.
2017/05/28
3B
Sandoval, Pablo
BOS
Boston Red Sox 3B Pablo Sandoval (knee) will remain on his rehab assignment for at least another three days, according to the Boston Globe's Pete Abraham.
2017/05/28
OF
Sano, Miguel
MIN
Minnesota Twins 3B Miguel Sano is absent from the starting lineup for the second consecutive day Sunday, May 28, versus the Tampa Bay Rays. INF/OF Eduardo Escobar will fill in at the hot corner for a second straight time.
2017/05/28
OF
Schebler, Scott
CIN
Cincinnati Reds OF Billy Hamilton is absent from the starting lineup Sunday, May 28, versus the Philadelphia Phillies. OF Scott Schebler will slide over to center field to replace Hamilton, while OF Patrick Kivlehan will occupy Schebler's usual spot in right.
2017/05/28
C
Schwarber, Kyle
CHC
Chicago Cubs 2B/OF Ben Zobrist (wrist) is out of the lineup for the second straight game, although he "wouldn't be surprised" if he returns Monday, May 29. OF Kyle Schwarber is also absent from the lineup Sunday, May 28, versus the Los Angeles Dodgers. 2B Javier Baez will play second base, while rookie 2B/OF Ian Happ will occupy left field.
2017/05/28
SP
Shields, James
CWS
Chicago White Sox RHP James Shields (lat) has been throwing with positive results but there is no timetable for when he will start a rehab assignment.
2017/05/27
SP
Stewart, Brock
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers SP Brock Stewart (shoulder) was sent to Class A Rancho Cucamonga on Saturday, May 27, for a rehab assignment.
2017/05/28
1B
Thames, Eric
MIL
Milwaukee Brewers 1B Eric Thames is absent from the starting lineup Sunday, May 28, against the Arizona Diamondbacks. 1B Jesus Aguilar is penciled in at first base instead.
2017/05/28
OF
Tomas, Yasmany
ARI
Arizona Diamondbacks 1B Paul Goldschmidt and OF Yasmany Tomas are not in the starting lineup Sunday, May 28, against the Milwaukee Brewers. INF/OF Daniel Descalso and C/OF Chris Herrmann have been penciled in at first base and left field, respectively.
2017/05/28
OF
Trout, Mike
LAA
Updating a previous report, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Mike Trout (thumb) is scheduled to undergo an MRI on his injured thumb Monday, May 29. The team will have a better idea of Trout's timetable after the MRI.
2017/05/28
OF
Trout, Mike
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Mike Trout (hand) suffered an apparent injury to his left hand or thumb and was removed from the game Sunday, May 28, against the Miami Marlins.
2017/05/28
RP
Verrett, Logan
BAL
Baltimore Orioles RHP Logan Verrett was recalled from Class AAA Norfolk on Sunday, May 28. In a corresponding move, RHP Tyler Wilson was optioned to Norfolk.
2017/05/28
OF
Werth, Jayson
WSH
Washington Nationals OF Bryce Harper, OF Jayson Werth, C Matt Wieters and 2B Daniel Murphy (illness) are all absent from the starting lineup Sunday, May 28, against the San Diego Padres. OF Brian Goodwin will get the nod in right field, 1B Adam Lind will occupy left field, C Jose Lobaton will fill in behind the plate and INF Wilmer Difo will draw his fourth straight start at second base.
2017/05/28
SP
Whalen, Rob
SEA
Seattle Mariners RHP Ryne Harper was called up from Class AAA Tacoma Sunday, May 28. In a corresponding move, RHP Rob Whalen was optioned to Tacoma.
2017/05/28
SP
Wheeler, Zack
NYM
New York Mets RHP Zack Wheeler (hand) left his start against the Pittsburgh Pirates after six innings Saturday, May 27, due to a blister on his pitching hand.
2017/05/28
C
Wieters, Matt
WSH
Washington Nationals OF Bryce Harper, OF Jayson Werth, C Matt Wieters and 2B Daniel Murphy (illness) are all absent from the starting lineup Sunday, May 28, against the San Diego Padres. OF Brian Goodwin will get the nod in right field, 1B Adam Lind will occupy left field, C Jose Lobaton will fill in behind the plate and INF Wilmer Difo will draw his fourth straight start at second base.
2017/05/28
SP
Wilson, Tyler
BAL
Baltimore Orioles RHP Logan Verrett was recalled from Class AAA Norfolk on Sunday, May 28. In a corresponding move, RHP Tyler Wilson was optioned to Norfolk.
2017/05/28
SP
Wojciechowski, Asher
CIN
Cincinnati Reds RHP Asher Wojciechowski is slated to make his first start with the team Tuesday, May 30, against the Toronto Blue Jays.
2017/05/27
2B
Wong, Kolten
STL
St. Louis Cardinals 2B Kolten Wong (elbow) was scratched Saturday, May 27, after experience stiffness in his left elbow, according to a team official.
2017/05/28
2B
Wong, Kolten
STL
St. Louis Cardinals 2B Kolten Wong (elbow) was placed on the 10-day disabled list Sunday, May 28, with a left elbow strain. In a corresponding move, the Cardinals purchased the contract of 3B Paul DeJong from Class AAA Memphis.
2017/05/28
2B
Zobrist, Ben
CHC
Chicago Cubs 2B/OF Ben Zobrist (wrist) is out of the lineup for the second straight game, although he "wouldn't be surprised" if he returns Monday, May 29. OF Kyle Schwarber is also absent from the lineup Sunday, May 28, versus the Los Angeles Dodgers. 2B Javier Baez will play second base, while rookie 2B/OF Ian Happ will occupy left field.