MLB Fantasy News


Updated Pos Player Tm Latest Information
2017/04/22
OF
Adduci, Jim
DET
Detroit Tigers OF JaCoby Jones (lip) was placed on the 10-day disabled list with a left lip laceration Saturday, April 22. In a corresponding move, OF Jim Adduci was recalled from Class AAA Toledo.
2017/04/22
SS
Adrianza, Ehire
MIN
Minnesota Twins INF Ehire Adrianza (oblique) started a rehab assignment with Class A Fort Myers Friday, April 21.
2017/04/22
RP
Bailey, Andrew
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim RHP Andrew Bailey (shoulder) picked up a baseball Friday, April 21, for the first time since landing on the disabled list with inflammation in his shoulder.
2017/04/22
SP
Bailey, Homer
CIN
Cincinnati Reds RHP Homer Bailey (elbow) is expected to begin throwing off a mound in late April or early May, according to manager Bryan Price.
2017/04/22
C
Barnes, Austin
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers C Yasmani Grandal is out of the starting lineup Saturday, April 22, against the Arizona Diamondbacks. C Austin Barnes is hitting seventh in Grandal's absence.
2017/04/22
P
Barnes, Danny
TOR
The Toronto Blue Jays optioned RHP Danny Barnes to Class AAA Buffalo Saturday, April 22.
2017/04/22
RP
Bedrosian, Cam
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim RHP Cam Bedrosian (groin) was placed on the 10-day disabled list with a right groin strain Saturday, April 22.
2017/04/22
RP
Benoit, Joaquin
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies RHPs Joaquin Benoit and Hector Neris will continue to share closing duties, according to manager Pete Mackanin.
2017/04/22
RP
Britton, Zach
BAL
Updating a previous report, the results from Baltimore Orioles RHP Zach Britton's (forearm) MRI exam revealed no structural damage to his forearm.
2017/04/22
C
Brown, Trevor
SF
San Francisco Giants C Trevor Brown (ankle) was activated from the 10-day disabled list and optioned to Class AAA Sacramento Friday, April 21.
2017/04/22
SP
Bumgarner, Madison
SF
San Francisco Giants LHP Madison Bumgarner (shoulder) has yet to receive a timetable for his recovery and there is concern he may be sidelined for longer than two months, according to ESPN's Buster Olney.
2017/04/22
SP
Bumgarner, Madison
SF
San Francisco Giants LHP Madison Bumgarner (rib, shoulder) is not believed to need surgery, although manager Bruce Bochy left the door open that further evaluation on Monday, April 24, could change things.
2017/04/22
SS
Cabrera, Asdrubal
NYM
New York Mets SS Asdrubal Cabrera is starting Saturday, April 22, against the Washington Nationals after he was held out Friday, April 21, due to an unspecified leg issue.
2017/04/22
1B
Cabrera, Miguel
DET
Detroit Tigers 1B Miguel Cabrera (groin) was placed on the 10-day disabled list Saturday, April 22, with a right groin strain. In a corresponding move, C John Hicks was recalled from Class AAA Toledo.
2017/04/22
1B
Cabrera, Miguel
DET
Detroit Tigers 1B Miguel Cabrera (groin) has something between a Grade 1 and Grade 2 groin strain, and manager Brad Ausmus is hopeful Cabrera can return when he is eligible to come off the 10-day disabled list.
2017/04/22
1B
Cabrera, Miguel
DET
Updating a previous report, Detroit Tigers 1B Miguel Cabrera (groin) will have his strained right groin re-evaluated Saturday, April 22.
2017/04/22
RP
Campos, Leonel
TOR
The Toronto Blue Jays called up RHP Leonel Campos from Class AAA Buffalo Saturday, April 22.
2017/04/22
OF
Cespedes, Yoenis
NYM
New York Mets OF Yoenis Cespedes (hamstring) is not in the starting lineup Saturday, April 22, against the Washington Nationals. OF Michael Conforto will get the nod in left field in his place.
2017/04/22
OF
Cespedes, Yoenis
NYM
New York Mets OF Yoenis Cespedes (hamstring) is unlikely to play against the Washington Nationals Sunday, April 23, according to manager Terry Collins.
2017/04/22
OF
Conforto, Michael
NYM
New York Mets OF Yoenis Cespedes (hamstring) is not in the starting lineup Saturday, April 22, against the Washington Nationals. OF Michael Conforto will get the nod in left field in his place.
2017/04/22
SS
Crawford, Brandon
SF
San Francisco Giants SS Brandon Crawford will be placed on bereavement leave at some point next week, according to the San Francisco Chronicle's Henry Schulman.
2017/04/22
OF
Dahl, David
COL
Colorado Rockies OF David Dahl (rib) is expected to begin hitting as early as this weekend at extended spring training after an MRI bone scan on his injured right rib "went very well", according to a source.
2017/04/22
OF
Davis, Rajai
OAK
Updating a previous report, Oakland Athletics OF Rajai Davis (hamstring) is considered day-to-day because of a mild left hamstring injury.
2017/04/22
OF
Davis, Rajai
OAK
Oakland Athletics OF Rajai Davis (hamstring) will not start for the straight day Saturday, April 22, against the Seattle Mariners due to a hamstring injury. OF Jaff Decker will start in center field in his place.
2017/04/22
P
Dayton, Grant
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers LHP Grant Dayton (intercostal) threw a bullpen session on Saturday, April 22, and is expected to come off the 10-day disabled list Friday, April 28.
2017/04/22
OF
Decker, Jaff
OAK
Oakland Athletics OF Rajai Davis (hamstring) will not start for the straight day Saturday, April 22, against the Seattle Mariners due to a hamstring injury. OF Jaff Decker will start in center field in his place.
2017/04/22
SS
Escobar, Eduardo
MIN
Minnesota Twins 1B Joe Mauer is absent from the starting lineup Saturday, April 22, versus the Detroit Tigers. 1B/3B Miguel Sano will take his place at first base, while INF Eduardo Escobar will shift over to the hot corner to fill in for Sano.
2017/04/22
INF
Frazier, Adam
PIT
Pittsburgh Pirates 2B Josh Harrison is absent from the starting lineup Saturday, April 22, against the New York Yankees. INF Adam Frazier is penciled in at second base instead.
2017/04/22
2B
Freeman, Mike
SEA
Seattle Mariners 3B Kyle Seager is absent from the starting lineup for the first time this season Saturday, April 22, against the Oakland Athletics. INF Mike Freeman will get the nod at the hot corner instead.
2017/04/22
OF
Gardner, Brett
NYY
New York Yankees OF Brett Gardner is absent from the starting lineup Saturday, April 22, against the Pittsburgh Pirates. OF Aaron Hicks will get the nod in left field in his place.
2017/04/22
2B
Gennett, Scooter
CIN
Cincinnati Reds OF Billy Hamilton is not in the starting lineup Saturday, April 22, versus the Chicago Cubs. 2B/SS Scooter Gennett will get the nod in right field instead.
2017/04/22
1B
Gonzalez, Adrian
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers 1B Adrian Gonzalez is not in the lineup Saturday, April 22, against the Arizona Diamondbacks. 1B Scott Van Slyke is batting fifth in Gonzalez's absence.
2017/04/22
C
Grandal, Yasmani
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers C Yasmani Grandal is out of the starting lineup Saturday, April 22, against the Arizona Diamondbacks. C Austin Barnes is hitting seventh in Grandal's absence.
2017/04/22
SP
Graveman, Kendall
OAK
Oakland Athletics RHP Kendall Graveman (shoulder) is expected to be activated from the disabled list during next week's series against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. He "felt great" after throwing a pain-free bullpen session Friday, April 21, according to manager Bob Melvin.
2017/04/23
P
Haley, Justin
MIN
Minnesota Twins RHP Justin Haley (biceps) was placed on the 10-day disabled list Saturday, April 22, due to right biceps tendinitis.
2017/04/22
OF
Hamilton, Billy
CIN
Cincinnati Reds OF Billy Hamilton is not in the starting lineup Saturday, April 22, versus the Chicago Cubs. 2B/SS Scooter Gennett will get the nod in right field instead.
2017/04/22
SP
Happ, J.A.
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays SP J.A. Happ (elbow) is expected to miss his second scheduled start after experiencing discomfort in his left elbow while playing catch Thursday, April 20. Pitching coach Pete Walker said Happ was able to complete the 20-throw session but he will not resume throwing until the inflammation has subsided.
2017/04/22
2B
Harrison, Josh
PIT
Pittsburgh Pirates 2B Josh Harrison is absent from the starting lineup Saturday, April 22, against the New York Yankees. INF Adam Frazier is penciled in at second base instead.
2017/04/22
P
Hauschild, Mike
HOU
Texas Rangers Rule 5 RHP Mike Hauschild was returned to the Houston Astros on Saturday, April 22. Hauschild cleared waivers and was subsequently assigned to Class AAA Fresno.
2017/04/22
SS
Hechavarria, Adeiny
MIA
Miami Marlins SS Adeiny Hechavarria is not in the starting lineup Saturday, April 22, against the San Diego Padres. INF Miguel Rojas will get the nod at shortstop instead.
2017/04/22
OF
Hernandez, Enrique
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers SS Corey Seager was not in the starting lineup Saturday, April 22, against the Arizona Diamondbacks. SS Enrique Hernandez is starting and batting leadoff.
2017/04/22
OF
Hernandez, Gorkys
SF
San Francisco Giants OF Hunter Pence (knee) is not in the starting lineup Saturday, April 22, against the Colorado Rockies. OF Gorkys Hernandez will bat eighth and play right field.
2017/04/22
OF
Hicks, Aaron
NYY
New York Yankees OF Brett Gardner is absent from the starting lineup Saturday, April 22, against the Pittsburgh Pirates. OF Aaron Hicks will get the nod in left field in his place.
2017/04/22
C
Hicks, John
DET
Detroit Tigers 1B Miguel Cabrera (groin) was placed on the 10-day disabled list Saturday, April 22, with a right groin strain. In a corresponding move, C John Hicks was recalled from Class AAA Toledo.
2017/04/22
SP
Hill, Rich
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers LHP Rich Hill (blister) completed a 25-pitch bullpen session on Saturday, April 22.
2017/04/22
RP
Howell, J.P.
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays LHP J.P. Howell (shoulder) is expected to make his second rehab appearance for Class A Dunedin Saturday, April 22. If all goes well, he could be activated from the disabled list during next week's series against the St. Louis Cardinals.
2017/04/22
OF
Jones, JaCoby
DET
Detroit Tigers OF JaCoby Jones (face) was hit in the face by a pitch Saturday, April 22, against the Minnesota Twins. Jones left the game, and no further information on his condition was available.
2017/04/22
OF
Jones, JaCoby
DET
Detroit Tigers OF JaCoby Jones (lip) was placed on the 10-day disabled list with a left lip laceration Saturday, April 22. In a corresponding move, OF Jim Adduci was recalled from Class AAA Toledo.
2017/04/22
SP
Kazmir, Scott
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers LHP Scott Kazmir (hip) had to cut his throwing session short Thursday, April 20, after experiencing tightness in his hip. He does not appear to be close to beginning a rehab assignment.
2017/04/22
INF
Kelly, Ty
PHI
The Philadelphia Phillies acquired 3B Ty Kelly from the Toronto Blue Jays for cash considerations on Saturday, April 22.
2017/04/22
OF
Kendrick, Howie
PHI
Phillies OF Howie Kendrick (oblique) will likely not return from the 10-day disabled list when he is first eligible on April 26 after it was determined his injury was to his oblique and not his abdominal area.
2017/04/22
2B
Kipnis, Jason
CLE
Cleveland Indians 2B Jason Kipnis may be given the day off Sunday, April 23, against the Chicago White Sox as manager Terry Francona wants to ease Kipnis back into the mix following his return from a shoulder injury.
2017/04/22
3B
La Stella, Tommy
CHC
The Chicago Cubs have activated INF Tommy La Stella from the bereavement list and optioned him to Class AAA Iowa.
2017/04/22
SP
Martinez, Nick
TEX
The Texas Rangers have recalled RHP Nick Martinez from Class AAA Round Rock. He will start against the Kansas City Royals Saturday, April 22, in place of injured RHP A.J. Griffin (ankle).
2017/04/22
1B
Mauer, Joe
MIN
Minnesota Twins 1B Joe Mauer is absent from the starting lineup Saturday, April 22, versus the Detroit Tigers. 1B/3B Miguel Sano will take his place at first base, while INF Eduardo Escobar will shift over to the hot corner to fill in for Sano.
2017/04/23
P
Mejia, Adalberto
MIN
Minnesota Twins LHP Adalberto Mejia was optioned to Class AAA Rochester on Saturday, April 22.
2017/04/22
OF
Moore, Tyler
MIA
Miami Marlins OF Tyler Moore has been outrighted to Class AAA New Orleans.
2017/04/22
RP
Neris, Hector
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies RHPs Joaquin Benoit and Hector Neris will continue to share closing duties, according to manager Pete Mackanin.
2017/04/22
SP
Pelfrey, Mike
CWS
The Chicago White Sox have selected the contract of RHP Mike Pelfrey from the minors. According to general manager Rick Hahn, Pelfrey will make a spot start against the Kansas City Royals Saturday, April 22, in place of injured RHP James Shields (lat).
2017/04/22
OF
Pence, Hunter
SF
San Francisco Giants OF Hunter Pence (knee) told reporters he is available off the bench Saturday, April 22, against the Colorado Rockies and plans to start Sunday, April 23, in the series finale.
2017/04/22
OF
Pence, Hunter
SF
San Francisco Giants OF Hunter Pence (knee) is not in the starting lineup Saturday, April 22, against the Colorado Rockies. OF Gorkys Hernandez will bat eighth and play right field.
2017/04/22
C
Phegley, Josh
OAK
Oakland Athletics C Stephen Vogt is not in the starting lineup Saturday, April 22, against the Seattle Mariners. C Josh Phegley will get the start behind the plate instead.
2017/04/22
SP
Richards, Garrett
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim RHP Garrett Richards (biceps) has made recent progress, although he still hasn't been given the green light to resume throwing. He has been on the disabled list for more than two weeks due to a strained biceps.
2017/04/22
SP
Richards, Garrett
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim RHP Garrett Richards (biceps) was moved to the 60-day disabled list Saturday, April 22.
2017/04/22
SS
Rojas, Miguel
MIA
Miami Marlins SS Adeiny Hechavarria is not in the starting lineup Saturday, April 22, against the San Diego Padres. INF Miguel Rojas will get the nod at shortstop instead.
2017/04/22
SP
Sanchez, Aaron
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays RHP Aaron Sanchez (finger) is slated to resume throwing Saturday, April 22. If all goes well, he could be activated from the disabled list in order to start against the St. Louis Cardinals Thursday, April 27. Sanchez was sidelined due to a blister on his right middle finger and he recently underwent a procedure to remove lengthwise a quarter of his fingernail in order to prevent future blisters.
2017/04/22
OF
Sano, Miguel
MIN
Minnesota Twins 1B Joe Mauer is absent from the starting lineup Saturday, April 22, versus the Detroit Tigers. 1B/3B Miguel Sano will take his place at first base, while INF Eduardo Escobar will shift over to the hot corner to fill in for Sano.
2017/04/22
SS
Seager, Corey
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers SS Corey Seager was not in the starting lineup Saturday, April 22, against the Arizona Diamondbacks. SS Enrique Hernandez is starting and batting leadoff.
2017/04/22
3B
Seager, Kyle
SEA
Seattle Mariners 3B Kyle Seager is absent from the starting lineup for the first time this season Saturday, April 22, against the Oakland Athletics. INF Mike Freeman will get the nod at the hot corner instead.
2017/04/22
SP
Shields, James
CWS
The Chicago White Sox have selected the contract of RHP Mike Pelfrey from the minors. According to general manager Rick Hahn, Pelfrey will make a spot start against the Kansas City Royals Saturday, April 22, in place of injured RHP James Shields (lat).
2017/04/22
C
Soto, Geovany
CWS
Chicago White Sox C Geovany Soto (elbow) was removed from the 10-day disabled list on Saturday, April 22.
2017/04/22
OF
Span, Denard
SF
San Francisco Giants OF Denard Span (shoulder) exited against the Colorado Rockies Saturday, April 22, with a right shoulder injury.
2017/04/22
OF
Springer, George
HOU
Houston Astros OF George Springer (hamstring) exited against the Tampa Bay Rays Saturday, April 22, with left hamstring discomfort and is considered day to day.
2017/04/22
SS
Taylor, Chris
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers 2B Chase Utley is not in the lineup Saturday, April 22, against the Arizona Diamondbacks. 2B Chris Taylor is batting second in Utley's absence.
2017/04/22
OF
Taylor, Michael
WSH
Washington Nationals OF Jayson Werth (groin) will miss his third straight start Saturday, April 22, against the New York Mets with a groin injury. OF Michael Taylor will start in center field for the second time in three days instead.
2017/04/22
SP
Tillman, Chris
BAL
Updating a previous report, Baltimore Orioles RHP Chris Tillman (shoulder) will make a rehab start for Class AA Bowie instead of Class A Frederick Saturday, April 22, due to the threat of rain in Frederick.
2017/04/22
SP
Tillman, Chris
BAL
Updating a previous report, Baltimore Orioles RHP Chris Tillman (shoulder) will pitch Saturday, April 22, for Class AA Bowie and is scheduled to throw again Thursday, April 27, for Class A Frederick.
2017/04/22
OF
Tilson, Charlie
CWS
Chicago White Sox OF Charlie Tilson (foot) was transferred to the 60-day disabled list on Saturday, April 22.
2017/04/22
SS
Tulowitzki, Troy
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays SS Troy Tulowitzki (hamstring) was placed on the 10-day disabled list with a strained right hamstring Saturday, April 22.
2017/04/22
SS
Turner, Trea
WSH
Washington Nationals SS Trea Turner is in the starting lineup for the first time since April 8 versus the New York Mets on Saturday, April 22.
2017/04/22
OF
Upton Jr., Melvin
SF
San Francisco Giants OF Melvin Upton Jr. (thumb) underwent surgery to repair a torn ligament in his thumb, according to general manager Bobby Evans. He will be sidelined for at least eight weeks.
2017/04/22
SP
Urias, Julio
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers LHP Julio Urias might make his next start in the majors, according to manager Dave Roberts.
2017/04/22
2B
Utley, Chase
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers 2B Chase Utley is not in the lineup Saturday, April 22, against the Arizona Diamondbacks. 2B Chris Taylor is batting second in Utley's absence.
2017/04/22
OF
Van Slyke, Scott
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers 1B Adrian Gonzalez is not in the lineup Saturday, April 22, against the Arizona Diamondbacks. 1B Scott Van Slyke is batting fifth in Gonzalez's absence.
2017/04/22
C
Vogt, Stephen
OAK
Oakland Athletics C Stephen Vogt is not in the starting lineup Saturday, April 22, against the Seattle Mariners. C Josh Phegley will get the start behind the plate instead.
2017/04/22
OF
Werth, Jayson
WSH
Washington Nationals OF Jayson Werth (groin) will miss his third straight start Saturday, April 22, against the New York Mets with a groin injury. OF Michael Taylor will start in center field for the second time in three days instead.
2017/04/22
OF
Williamson, Mac
SF
San Francisco Giants OF Mac Williamson (quadriceps) is on a rehab stint with Class AAA Sacramento as of Friday, April 21.
2017/04/22
SP
Wright, Daniel
LAA
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim recalled RHP Daniel Wright from Class AAA Salt Lake Saturday, April 22.
2017/04/22
RP
Yates, Kirby
LAA
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim selected the contract of RHP Kirby Yates from Class AAA Salt Lake Saturday, April 22.
2017/04/22
2B
Zobrist, Ben
CHC
Chicago Cubs 2B/OF Ben Zobrist (back) will not start for a third straight game against the Cincinnati Reds on Saturday, April 22.
2017/04/22
2B
Zobrist, Ben
CHC
Chicago Cubs 2B/OF Ben Zobrist (back) remains out of the lineup against the Cincinnati Reds Saturday, April 22, due to tightness in his back.