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2015/09/01
SS
Adames, Cristhian
COL
Colorado Rockies SS Jose Reyes is not in the starting lineup for Game 2 of the doubleheader against the Arizona Diamondbacks Tuesday, Sept. 1. SS Cristhian Adames is starting at shortstop and hitting second against Diamondbacks SP Rubby De La Rosa.
2015/09/01
1B
Adams, Matt
STL
St. Louis Cardinals 1B Matt Adams (quadriceps) felt tightness in his left quadriceps running the bases over the weekend and returned to St. Louis for treatment and rehabilitation. Adams was rehabbing a torn right quadriceps when he felt the other leg tighten up.
2015/09/01
SS
Adrianza, Ehire
SF
San Francisco Giants SS Ehire Adrianza is starting at shortstop and batting ninth Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Los Angeles Dodgers in place of the injured SS Brandon Crawford (calf).
2015/09/01
1B
Alonso, Yonder
SD
San Diego Padres 1B Yonder Alonso (back) left the game Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Texas Rangers due to a tight lower back.
2015/09/01
OF
Alvarez, Dariel
BAL
Baltimore Orioles OF Gerardo Parra is not starting Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Tampa Bay Rays. OF Dariel Alvarez is in right field and batting eighth against Rays SP Drew Smyly.
2015/09/01
SP
Anderson, Cody
CLE
Toronto Blue Jays C Russell Martin is out of the starting lineup Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Cleveland Indians. C Dioner Navarro is hitting seventh against Indians SP Cody Anderson.
2015/09/01
3B
Arenado, Nolan
COL
Colorado Rockies 3B Nolan Arenado went 2-for-4 with a solo home run during the Rockies' 6-4 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks during Game 1 of their doubleheader Tuesday, Sept. 1.
2015/09/01
C
Arencibia, J.P.
TB
Tampa Bay Rays C J.P. Arencibia went 3-for-4 with six RBIs Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Baltimore Orioles.
2015/09/01
2B
Baez, Javier
CHC
Chicago Cubs 2B Javier Baez is starting at second base and batting seventh against Cincinnati Reds SP Anthony DeSclafani Tuesday, Sept. 1. 2B Starlin Castro is not in the starting lineup.
2015/09/01
SP
Banuelos, Manny
ATL
Atlanta Braves SP Manny Banuelos (elbow) is expected to be limited to three or four innings during his start against the Miami Marlins Tuesday, Sept. 1, according to manager Fredi Gonzalez.
2015/09/01
SP
Bassitt, Chris
OAK
Oakland Athletics SP Chris Bassitt (shoulder) did not need to undergo an MRI exam, and he hopes to return soon after some rest and strengthening work.
2015/09/01
C
Bethancourt, Christian
ATL
Atlanta Braves C Christian Bethancourt is not starting Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Miami Marlins. C A.J. Pierzynski is in Bethancourt's place, and he is batting fifth against Marlins SP Justin Nicolino.
2015/09/01
OF
Blanco, Gregor
SF
San Francisco Giants OF Gregor Blanco (neck) is out of the lineup Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Los Angeles Dodgers due to neck discomfort.
2015/09/01
OF
Bradley Jr., Jackie
BOS
Boston Red Sox OF Hanley Ramirez (shoulder) is out for the fifth day in a row due to shoulder issues. OF Jackie Bradley Jr. is in the lineup and hitting ninth against New York Yankees SP Michael Pineda.
2015/09/01
OF
Burns, Billy
OAK
Oakland Athletics OF Billy Burns is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, Sept. 1. OF Jason Pridie is starting in center field and hitting eighth against Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Matt Shoemaker.
2015/09/01
OF
Canha, Mark
OAK
Oakland Athletics 3B Danny Valencia is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, Sept. 1. 3B Brett Lawrie is starting at third base and hitting second against Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Matt Shoemaker. 2B Eric Sogard draws the start at the keystone and is batting leadoff, while 1B Mark Canha moves into the cleanup spot.
2015/09/01
C
Castillo, Welington
ARI
Arizona Diamondbacks C Welington Castillo is not in the starting lineup for the first game of a doubleheader Tuesday, Sept. 1. C Jarrod Saltalamacchia is starting and hitting fifth against Colorado Rockies SP Yohan Flande.
2015/09/01
2B
Castro, Daniel
ATL
Atlanta Braves SS Andrelton Simmons (ankle) is out Tuesday, Sept. 1, due to right ankle inflammation. SS Daniel Castro was recalled from Class AAA to start tonight's game, and he is hitting eighth against Miami Marlins SP Justin Nicolino.
2015/09/01
C
Castro, Jason
HOU
Houston Astros C Jason Castro (quadriceps) started range-of-motion exercises Tuesday, Sept. 1.
2015/09/01
SS
Castro, Starlin
CHC
Chicago Cubs 2B Javier Baez is starting at second base and batting seventh against Cincinnati Reds SP Anthony DeSclafani Tuesday, Sept. 1. 2B Starlin Castro is not in the starting lineup.
2015/09/01
SP
Cravy, Tyler
MIL
Milwaukee Brewers SP Tyler Cravy (elbow) threw a bullpen session of strictly fastballs Tuesday, Sept. 1. He is scheduled to throw another session Thursday, Sept. 3, using all his pitches with the hope of being activated from the disabled list Friday, Sept. 4.
2015/09/01
SS
Crawford, Brandon
SF
San Francisco Giants SS Brandon Crawford (calf) was back out of the lineup Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Los Angeles Dodgers due to a bruised calf.
2015/09/01
SP
Cueto, Johnny
KC
Detroit Tigers OF Anthony Gose will bat leadoff Tuesday, Sept. 1, against Kansas City Royals SP Johnny Cueto.
2015/09/01
SP
Davies, Zach
MIL
Milwaukee Brewers SP Zach Davies will be a mainstay in the starting rotation throughout September, according to manager Craig Counsell.
2015/09/01
SP
Davies, Zach
MIL
Milwaukee Brewers SP Zach Davies will make his major league debut against the Pittsburgh Pirates Wednesday, Sept. 2.
2015/09/01
2B
Descalso, Daniel
COL
Colorado Rockies 2B DJ LeMahieu is not in the starting lineup for Game 2 of the doubleheader against the Arizona Diamondbacks Tuesday, Sept. 1. 2B Daniel Descalso is starting at second base and is hitting seventh against Diamondbacks SP Rubby De La Rosa.
2015/09/01
SP
Dickey, R.A.
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays SP R.A. Dickey will make the start Wednesday, Sept. 2, against the Chicago White Sox. Dickey has won six straight decision, and he is unbeaten in nine starts since a loss July 9 against the White Sox.
2015/09/01
1B
Drury, Brandon
ARI
Arizona Diamondbacks 3B Jake Lamb is not in the lineup against Colorado Rockies left-handed SP Yohan Flande in Game 1 of a doubleheader Tuesday, Sept. 1. 1B Brandon Drury is starting at the hot corner and batting seventh.
2015/09/01
SP
Elias, Roenis
SEA
Houston Astros 3B Luis Valbuena is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Seattle Mariners. 3B Jed Lowrie is batting sixth against Mariners SP Roenis Elias.
2015/09/01
C
Ellis, A.J.
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers C Yasmani Grandal is not in the lineup against San Francisco Giants left-handed SP Madison Bumgarner Tuesday, Sept. 1. C A.J. Ellis is behind the plate and is batting seventh.
2015/09/01
1B
Encarnacion, Edwin
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays 1B Edwin Encarnacion was hitless in two at-bats with a walk and a sacrifice fly Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Baltimore Orioles to snap a 26-game hitting streak.
2015/09/01
OF
Ethier, Andre
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers OF Andre Ethier is not in the lineup against San Francisco Giants left-handed SP Madison Bumgarner Tuesday, Sept. 1. OF Scott Van Slyke is starting in left field and hitting fifth.
2015/09/01
SS
Featherston, Taylor
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 2B Grant Green is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, Sept. 1. SS Taylor Featherstone is starting at the keystone and is batting ninth against Oakland Athletics SP Cody Martin.
2015/09/01
SP
Feldman, Scott
HOU
Seattle Mariners 1B Logan Morrison is not starting Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Houston Astros. OF Mark Trumbo is in place of Morrison and batting seventh against Astros SP Scott Feldman.
2015/09/01
SP
Feldman, Scott
HOU
Houston Astros SP Scott Feldman (shoulder) left his start Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Seattle Mariners due to discomfort in his right shoulder.
2015/09/01
SP
Foltynewicz, Mike
ATL
The Atlanta Braves placed SP Mike Foltynewicz (illness) on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday, Sept. 1, due to costochondritis. The move is retroactive to Aug. 26.
2015/09/01
2B
Forsythe, Logan
TB
Tampa Bay Rays 2B Logan Forsythe (groin) left the game Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Baltimore Orioles due to tightness in his left groin. He is considered day to day.
2015/09/01
3B
Freese, David
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 3B David Freese (finger) was activated from the disabled list and is in the starting lineup against Oakland Athletics SP Cody Martin Tuesday, Sept. 1. Freese is hitting seventh in the batting order.
2015/09/01
C
Garneau, Dustin
COL
Colorado Rockies C Nick Hundley is not in the starting lineup for Game 2 of the doubleheader against the Arizona Diamondbacks Tuesday, Sept. 1. C Dustin Garneau is catching and hitting eighth against Diamondbacks SP Rubby De La Rosa.
2015/09/01
SP
Gausman, Kevin
BAL
Baltimore Orioles SP Kevin Gausman will take the ball to start Wednesday, Sept. 2, against the Tampa Bay Rays. He is 0-4 over his past five starts, allowing 18 earned runs during the span.
2015/09/01
2B
Giavotella, Johnny
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 2B Johnny Giavotella (illness) is expected to re-join the team Friday, Sept. 4. Manager Mike Scioscia said little about Giavotella's progress, and it is uncertain if he will return to playing when he is back with the team.
2015/09/01
OF
Gillespie, Cole
MIA
Miami Marlins OF Cole Gillespie is starting in right field and hitting sixth against Atlanta Braves SP Manny Banuelos Tuesday, Sept. 1. OF Ichiro Suzuki will start on the bench against a lefty.
2015/09/01
2B
Goins, Ryan
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays 2B Ryan Goins went 1-for-3 with a two-run home run, walk and two runs scored Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Cleveland Indians to extend his hitting streak to a career-high 11 games.
2015/09/01
1B
Goldschmidt, Paul
ARI
Arizona Diamondbacks 1B Paul Goldschmidt has reached base safely in 30 straight games against the Colorado Rockies, who he faces Tuesday, Sept. 1.
2015/09/01
SP
Gonzales, Marco
STL
St. Louis Cardinals SP Carlos Martinez will be skipped in the rotation against the Washington Nationals Tuesday, Sept. 1, in favor of SP Marco Gonzales, who will be making his season debut. Gonzales is the Cardinals' No. 4 ranked prospect, and he went 1-4 with a 4.42 ERA in 17 starts in the minors this year.
2015/09/01
OF
Gonzalez, Carlos
COL
Colorado Rockies OF Carlos Gonzalez is not in the lineup against Arizona Diamondbacks left-handed SP Patrick Corbin for the first game of a doubleheader Tuesday, Sept. 1. OF Kyle Parker is starting in right field and hitting seventh.
2015/09/01
SP
Gonzalez, Miguel
BAL
Updating a previous item, Baltimore Orioles SP Miguel Gonzalez (shoulder, elbow) is expected to miss at least a couple of stars regardless of what the results of his MRI exam are. The team is waiting for the results Tuesday, Sept. 1.
2015/09/01
SP
Gonzalez, Miguel
BAL
Baltimore Orioles SP Miguel Gonzalez (shoulder, elbow) will miss at least one start after he undergoes an MRI exam Tuesday, Sept. 1. Gonzalez had Tommy John surgery in 2009 and hopes his recent injury is just minor inflammation. He is 9-11 with a 4.85 ERA this year and hasn't gone six full innings in 11 of his last 14 starts.
2015/09/01
SP
Gonzalez, Miguel
BAL
Updating previous reports, Baltimore Orioles SP Miguel Gonzalez's (shoulder, elbow) MRI exam looked "pretty good," and he's only dealing with shoulder and elbow inflammation, according to a team official.
2015/09/01
OF
Gordon, Alex
KC
Kansas City Royals OF Alex Gordon (groin) was reinstated from the 15-day disabled list and is in the starting lineup Tuesday, Sept. 1. He is hitting sixth against Detroit Tigers SP Justin Verlander.
2015/09/01
OF
Gose, Anthony
DET
Detroit Tigers OF Anthony Gose will bat leadoff Tuesday, Sept. 1, against Kansas City Royals SP Johnny Cueto.
2015/09/01
2B
Gosselin, Phil
ARI
Arizona Diamondbacks 2B Phil Gosselin is starting at second base for the second game of the team's doubleheader against Colorado Rockies SP Kyle Kendrick Tuesday, Sept. 1. Gosselin is batting seventh in the order.
2015/09/01
C
Grandal, Yasmani
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers C Yasmani Grandal is not in the lineup against San Francisco Giants left-handed SP Madison Bumgarner Tuesday, Sept. 1. C A.J. Ellis is behind the plate and is batting seventh.
2015/09/01
2B
Green, Grant
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 2B Grant Green is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, Sept. 1. SS Taylor Featherstone is starting at the keystone and is batting ninth against Oakland Athletics SP Cody Martin.
2015/09/01
SP
Greinke, Zack
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers SP Zack Greinke is 6-0 with a 2.28 ERA in eight career starts against the San Francisco Giants, who he faces Tuesday, Sept. 1.
2015/09/01
OF
Guyer, Brandon
TB
Tampa Bay Rays OF Kevin Kiermaier (ankle) is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, Sept. 1. OF Brandon Guyer is starting in center field and batting eighth against Baltimore Orioles SP Chris Tillman.
2015/09/01
3B
Hague, Matt
TOR
The Toronto Blue Jays will recall 3B Matt Hague from Class AAA Buffalo later in the month.
2015/09/01
OF
Hamilton, Josh
TEX
Updating a previous report, Texas Rangers OF Josh Hamilton (knee) might be limited to pinch-hitting duties for the rest of the season, according to general manager Jon Daniels. Hamilton is eligible to come off the disabled list Tuesday, Sept. 1. Hamilton still has pain in his left knee when running, and he hasn't ruled out offseason surgery to fix or remove some cartilage.
2015/09/01
SP
Harang, Aaron
PHI
New York Mets 2B Kelly Johnson is not starting Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Philadelphia Phillies. 1B Daniel Murphy is at second base and is hitting third against Phlllies SP Aaron Harang.
2015/09/01
SS
Hardy, J.J.
BAL
Baltimore Orioles SS J.J. Hardy (oblique) took batting practice and ground balls Tuesday, Sept. 1, and said he felt fine. He said he'll "sprint and run" over the next few days before the Orioles think about activating him from the disabled list Sept. 8. A minor league rehab schedule has been discussed, but it may not be necessary.
2015/09/01
OF
Harper, Bryce
WSH
Washington Nationals OF Bryce Harper had only nine RBI in the month of August.
2015/09/01
3B
Harrison, Josh
PIT
Pittsburgh Pirates 2B Josh Harrison is not in the starting lineup against the Milwaukee Brewers Tuesday, Sept. 1.
2015/09/01
RP
Herrera, Kelvin
KC
Kansas City Royals RP Kelvin Herrera (illness) has been infected with the chickenpox virus and could miss at least two weeks, according to team officials. An examination of Herrera Monday, Aug. 31, confirmed the results after Herrera left the team over the weekend.
2015/09/01
OF
Herrera, Odubel
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies OF Odubel Herrera is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, Sept. 1. SS Darnell Sweeney is starting in center field and hitting leadoff against New York Mets SP Jon Niese.
2015/09/01
2B
Hill, Aaron
ARI
Arizona Diamondbacks 2B Aaron Hill (hamstring) left the game Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Colorado Rockies due to a sore hamstring, according to manager Chip Hale.
2015/09/01
OF
Holliday, Matt
STL
St. Louis Cardinals OF Matt Holliday (quadriceps) took some swings in the batting cages Tuesday, Sept. 1, for the first time since he was injured. Holliday said he felt good but didn't have a timetable for his return. He could return to the team as a pinch hitter and not play in the field.
2015/09/01
1B
Howard, Ryan
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies 1B Ryan Howard is not in the lineup against New York Mets left-handed SP Jon Niese Tuesday, Sept. 1. OF Darin Ruf is starting at first base and hitting fifth.
2015/09/01
SP
Hudson, Daniel
ARI
Arizona Diamondbacks RP Daniel Hudson allowed a run on two hits while striking out two batters to earn his third save of the season during Arizona's 6-4 win over the Colorado Rockies in Game 1 of their doubleheader Tuesday, Sept. 1.
2015/09/01
SP
Hudson, Tim
SF
San Francisco Giants SP Tim Hudson (shoulder) was activated from the disabled list Tuesday, Sept. 1.
2015/09/01
C
Hundley, Nick
COL
Colorado Rockies C Nick Hundley is not in the starting lineup for Game 2 of the doubleheader against the Arizona Diamondbacks Tuesday, Sept. 1. C Dustin Garneau is catching and hitting eighth against Diamondbacks SP Rubby De La Rosa.
2015/09/01
SP
Jackson, Edwin
ATL
Atlanta Braves SP Edwin Jackson could start against the Miami Marlins Wednesday, Sept. 2, if he does not appear in the game Tuesday, Sept. 1, according to manager Fredi Gonzalez.
2015/09/01
3B
Johnson, Chris
CLE
Cleveland Indians 3B Chris Johnson (hand) was activated from the 15-day disabled list Tuesday, Sept. 1.
2015/09/01
2B
Johnson, Kelly
NYM
New York Mets 2B Kelly Johnson is not starting Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Philadelphia Phillies. 1B Daniel Murphy is at second base and is hitting third against Phlllies SP Aaron Harang.
2015/09/01
SP
Kendrick, Kyle
COL
Colorado Rockies SP Kyle Kendrick is 1-1 with an 8.44 ERA in four starts against the Arizona Diamondbacks this season, and he's allowed five home runs in those games. Kendrick faces the D-backs again Tuesday, Sept. 1, in the second game of a doubleheader. It's his first start back since landing on the disabled list with right shoulder inflammation.
2015/09/01
OF
Kiermaier, Kevin
TB
Tampa Bay Rays OF Kevin Kiermaier (ankle) is available to play despite not starting Tuesday, Sept. 1, after consulting with a doctor. His ankle injury is considered to be a mild sprain.
2015/09/01
OF
Kiermaier, Kevin
TB
Tampa Bay Rays OF Kevin Kiermaier (ankle) is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, Sept. 1. OF Brandon Guyer is starting in center field and batting eighth against Baltimore Orioles SP Chris Tillman.
2015/09/01
3B
Lamb, Jake
ARI
Arizona Diamondbacks 3B Jake Lamb is not in the lineup against Colorado Rockies left-handed SP Yohan Flande in Game 1 of a doubleheader Tuesday, Sept. 1. 1B Brandon Drury is starting at the hot corner and batting seventh.
2015/09/01
3B
Lawrie, Brett
OAK
Oakland Athletics 3B Danny Valencia is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, Sept. 1. 3B Brett Lawrie is starting at third base and hitting second against Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Matt Shoemaker. 2B Eric Sogard draws the start at the keystone and is batting leadoff, while 1B Mark Canha moves into the cleanup spot.
2015/09/01
2B
LeMahieu, DJ
COL
Colorado Rockies 2B DJ LeMahieu is not in the starting lineup for Game 2 of the doubleheader against the Arizona Diamondbacks Tuesday, Sept. 1. 2B Daniel Descalso is starting at second base and is hitting seventh against Diamondbacks SP Rubby De La Rosa.
2015/09/01
3B
Lowrie, Jed
HOU
Houston Astros 3B Luis Valbuena is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Seattle Mariners. 3B Jed Lowrie is batting sixth against Mariners SP Roenis Elias.
2015/09/01
RP
Machi, Jean
BOS
Boston Red Sox RP Jean Machi will not be the sole closer for the team for the remainder of the season, according to interim manager Torey Lovullo. Lovullo is leaning toward mixing and matching in the ninth inning moving forward.
2015/09/01
C
Martin, Russell
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays C Russell Martin is out of the starting lineup Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Cleveland Indians. C Dioner Navarro is hitting seventh against Indians SP Cody Anderson.
2015/09/01
SP
Martinez, Carlos
STL
St. Louis Cardinals SP Carlos Martinez will be skipped in the rotation against the Washington Nationals Tuesday, Sept. 1, in favor of SP Marco Gonzales, who will be making his season debut. Gonzales is the Cardinals' No. 4 ranked prospect, and he went 1-4 with a 4.42 ERA in 17 starts in the minors this year.
2015/09/01
SP
Matz, Steven
NYM
New York Mets SP Noah Syndergaard will not make his next scheduled start Saturday, Sept. 5. SP Steven Matz (lat) will start against the Miami Marlins Saturday. Syndergaard is being skipped in an effort to conserve his innings.
2015/09/01
SP
Matz, Steven
NYM
New York Mets SP Steven Matz (lat) was activated from the disabled list Tuesday, Sept. 1.
2015/09/01
1B
Moreland, Mitch
TEX
Texas Rangers 1B Mitch Moreland is not in the starting lineup again Tuesday, Sept. 1, without the designated hitter in a National League park.
2015/09/01
1B
Morrison, Logan
SEA
Seattle Mariners 1B Logan Morrison is not starting Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Houston Astros. OF Mark Trumbo is in place of Morrison and batting seventh against Astros SP Scott Feldman.
2015/09/01
3B
Moustakas, Mike
KC
Kansas City Royals 3B Mike Moustakas is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Detroit Tigers. 2B Ben Zobrist is playing third and batting second against Tigers SP Justin Verlander.
2015/09/01
3B
Moustakas, Mike
KC
Kansas City Royals 3B Mike Moustakas (hamstring) is dealing with a pulled hamstring, but manager Ned Yost is hoping Moustakas can return to the lineup in a day or so. Moustakas wanted to play Tuesday, Sept. 1.
2015/09/01
2B
Murphy, Daniel
NYM
New York Mets 2B Kelly Johnson is not starting Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Philadelphia Phillies. 1B Daniel Murphy is at second base and is hitting third against Phlllies SP Aaron Harang.
2015/09/01
C
Navarro, Dioner
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays C Russell Martin is out of the starting lineup Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Cleveland Indians. C Dioner Navarro is hitting seventh against Indians SP Cody Anderson.
2015/09/01
SP
Nicolino, Justin
MIA
Atlanta Braves SS Andrelton Simmons (ankle) is out Tuesday, Sept. 1, due to right ankle inflammation. SS Daniel Castro was recalled from Class AAA to start tonight's game, and he is hitting eighth against Miami Marlins SP Justin Nicolino.
2015/09/01
SP
Nicolino, Justin
MIA
Atlanta Braves C Christian Bethancourt is not starting Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Miami Marlins. C A.J. Pierzynski is in Bethancourt's place, and he is batting fifth against Marlins SP Justin Nicolino.
2015/09/01
SP
Nicolino, Justin
MIA
Atlanta Braves 3B Hector Olivera makes his major league debut Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Miami Marlins and SP Justin Nicolino.
2015/09/01
2B
Olivera, Hector
ATL
Atlanta Braves 2B Hector Olivera is expected to play the majority of games at third base for the remainder of the season after being called up Tuesday, Sept. 1.
2015/09/01
2B
Olivera, Hector
ATL
Atlanta Braves 3B Hector Olivera makes his major league debut Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Miami Marlins and SP Justin Nicolino.
2015/09/01
OF
Pagan, Angel
SF
San Francisco Giants OF Angel Pagan (knee) was activated from the disabled list Tuesday, Sept. 1.
2015/09/01
OF
Parker, Kyle
COL
Colorado Rockies OF Carlos Gonzalez is not in the lineup against Arizona Diamondbacks left-handed SP Patrick Corbin for the first game of a doubleheader Tuesday, Sept. 1. OF Kyle Parker is starting in right field and hitting seventh.
2015/09/01
RP
Parnell, Bobby
NYM
The New York Mets activated RP Bobby Parnell (elbow) from the disabled list Tuesday, Sept. 1. He allowed two walks while committing a throwing error, and he was showered with boos upon departing.
2015/09/01
OF
Parra, Gerardo
BAL
Baltimore Orioles OF Gerardo Parra is not starting Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Tampa Bay Rays. OF Dariel Alvarez is in right field and batting eighth against Rays SP Drew Smyly.
2015/09/01
1B
Paulsen, Ben
COL
Colorado Rockies C Wilin Rosario is starting at first base and hitting cleanup against Arizona Diamondbacks SP Patrick Corbin in the first game of a doubleheader Tuesday, Sept. 1. 1B Ben Paulsen will start on the bench.
2015/09/01
SP
Paxton, James
SEA
Seattle Mariners SP James Paxton (finger) will make another rehab start for Class AAA Tacoma Wednesday, Sept. 2. He'll also report to the Arizona Fall League in the offseason and throw 30 innings and throw another 30 innings in winter ball.
2015/09/01
OF
Peralta, David
ARI
Arizona Diamondbacks OF David Peralta is not in the lineup against Colorado Rockies left-handed SP Yohan Flande in the first game of a doubleheader Tuesday, Sept. 1. OF Yasmany Tomas is starting in right field and hitting sixth.
2015/09/01
2B
Peraza, Jose
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers 2B Jose Peraza is starting at second base and batting second against San Francisco Giants SP Madison Bumgarner Tuesday, Sept. 1. 2B Chase Utley has the day off against a lefty.
2015/09/01
SP
Perez, Williams
ATL
The Atlanta Braves will recall SP Williams Perez from Class AAA Gwinnett to start Wednesday, Sept. 2, against the Miami Marlins.
2015/09/01
C
Pierzynski, A.J.
ATL
Atlanta Braves C Christian Bethancourt is not starting Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Miami Marlins. C A.J. Pierzynski is in Bethancourt's place, and he is batting fifth against Marlins SP Justin Nicolino.
2015/09/01
SP
Pineda, Michael
NYY
Boston Red Sox OF Hanley Ramirez (shoulder) is out for the fifth day in a row due to shoulder issues. OF Jackie Bradley Jr. is in the lineup and hitting ninth against New York Yankees SP Michael Pineda.
2015/09/01
SP
Porcello, Rick
BOS
Boston Red Sox SP Rick Porcello threw 94 pitches in his most previous outing, and 51 of the pitchers were sinkers, which was his signature pitch for years with the Detroit Tigers. "That's probably the most trust I've seen him have (with his sinker)," C Blake Swihart said. Porcello admitted this season he started to rely more on his four-seam fastball rather than his sinker. In his start Wednesday, Aug. 26, he threw his sinker more than 50 percent of his pitchers for just the third time in 21 starts. Last season he did it 22 of his 31 starts and he turned in a career-best 3.43 ERA.
2015/09/01
SP
Porcello, Rick
BOS
Boston Red Sox SP Rick Porcello allowed three runs - one earned - and five hits with one walk and 13 strikeouts over eight innings in a loss against the New York Yankees Tuesday, Sept. 1.
2015/09/01
OF
Pridie, Jason
OAK
Oakland Athletics OF Billy Burns is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, Sept. 1. OF Jason Pridie is starting in center field and hitting eighth against Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Matt Shoemaker.
2015/09/01
OF
Ramirez, Hanley
BOS
Boston Red Sox OF Hanley Ramirez (shoulder) will not play the outfield again this year, according to interim manager Torey Lovullo, and the team is "hopeful" that Ramirez can play first base before the end of the season.
2015/09/01
OF
Ramirez, Hanley
BOS
Boston Red Sox OF Hanley Ramirez (shoulder) is out for the fifth day in a row due to shoulder issues. OF Jackie Bradley Jr. is in the lineup and hitting ninth against New York Yankees SP Michael Pineda.
2015/09/01
SS
Reyes, Jose
COL
Colorado Rockies SS Jose Reyes is not in the starting lineup for Game 2 of the doubleheader against the Arizona Diamondbacks Tuesday, Sept. 1. SS Cristhian Adames is starting at shortstop and hitting second against Diamondbacks SP Rubby De La Rosa.
2015/09/01
1B
Reynolds, Mark
STL
St. Louis Cardinals 1B Mark Reynolds (wrist) left the game Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Washington Nationals after being hit by a pitch on the right wrist. X-rays were taken and were negative and he is considered day to day.
2015/09/01
OF
Rios, Alex
KC
Kansas City Royals OF Alex Rios (illness) has been infected with chickenpox and could miss at least two weeks, according to team officials. Rios left the team over the weekend and flew to Kansas City, and an examination confirmed it Monday, Aug. 31.
2015/09/01
C
Rosario, Wilin
COL
Colorado Rockies C Wilin Rosario is starting at first base and hitting cleanup against Arizona Diamondbacks SP Patrick Corbin in the first game of a doubleheader Tuesday, Sept. 1. 1B Ben Paulsen will start on the bench.
2015/09/01
SP
Ross, Joe
WSH
Washington Nationals SP Joe Ross may not be shut down in the final month of the season the way he's been pitching, according to manager Matt Williams. Ross has given up just one earned run in 13 innings with 11 strikeouts in his last two starts.
2015/09/01
OF
Ruf, Darin
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies 1B Ryan Howard is not in the lineup against New York Mets left-handed SP Jon Niese Tuesday, Sept. 1. OF Darin Ruf is starting at first base and hitting fifth.
2015/09/01
SS
Saladino, Tyler
CWS
Chicago White Sox 3B Tyler Saladino is hitting second for the second time in three days. Saladino is up against Detroit Tigers SP Justin Verlander.
2015/09/01
C
Saltalamacchia, Jarrod
ARI
Arizona Diamondbacks C Welington Castillo is not in the starting lineup for the first game of a doubleheader Tuesday, Sept. 1. C Jarrod Saltalamacchia is starting and hitting fifth against Colorado Rockies SP Yohan Flande.
2015/09/01
3B
Sano, Miguel
MIN
Minnesota Twins 3B Miguel Sano swatted a home run Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Chicago White Sox, finishing 3-for-5 with the solo home run and two runs scored. He is the fourth player in the past 10 seasons to hit at least 14 homers through his first 50 career games.
2015/09/01
SS
Seager, Corey
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers SS Corey Seager will not be recalled Tuesday, Sept. 1. He may still be called up later this month, though.
2015/09/01
SP
Shoemaker, Matt
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Matt Shoemaker is 0-2 with a 7.85 ERA in four starts against the Oakland Athletics this season. He has only one win in six career games against the A's. Shoemaker is facing Oakland Tuesday, Sept. 1.
2015/09/01
SS
Simmons, Andrelton
ATL
Atlanta Braves SS Andrelton Simmons (ankle) is out Tuesday, Sept. 1, due to right ankle inflammation. SS Daniel Castro was recalled from Class AAA to start tonight's game, and he is hitting eighth against Miami Marlins SP Justin Nicolino.
2015/09/01
SP
Smyly, Drew
TB
Baltimore Orioles OF Gerardo Parra is not starting Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Tampa Bay Rays. OF Dariel Alvarez is in right field and batting eighth against Rays SP Drew Smyly.
2015/09/01
2B
Sogard, Eric
OAK
Oakland Athletics 3B Danny Valencia is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, Sept. 1. 3B Brett Lawrie is starting at third base and hitting second against Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Matt Shoemaker. 2B Eric Sogard draws the start at the keystone and is batting leadoff, while 1B Mark Canha moves into the cleanup spot.
2015/09/01
OF
Span, Denard
WSH
Washington Nationals OF Denard Span (hip) underwent successful surgery to repair a labrum tear in his hip Tuesday, Sept. 1. His recovery timeline is expected to be four to six months.
2015/09/01
OF
Springer, George
HOU
Houston Astros OF George Springer (knee) will play eight or nine innings in a rehab game Tuesday, Sept. 1, and will play again Thursday, Sept. 3, before being re-evaluated, according to manager A.J. Hinch.
2015/09/01
OF
Stanton, Giancarlo
MIA
Miami Marlins OF Giancarlo Stanton (hand) said Tuesday, Sept. 1, that he felt OK, but "not 100 percent." He is unlikely to play in the game Friday, Sept. 4, against the New York Mets.
2015/09/01
C
Stassi, Max
HOU
Houston Astros C Max Stassi is in the lineup Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Seattle Mariners.
2015/09/01
SP
Strasburg, Stephen
WSH
Washington Nationals SP Stephen Strasburg (back) played catch without any back pain Tuesday, Sept. 1. His status for his next start is still unknown, though.
2015/09/01
OF
Suzuki, Ichiro
MIA
Miami Marlins OF Cole Gillespie is starting in right field and hitting sixth against Atlanta Braves SP Manny Banuelos Tuesday, Sept. 1. OF Ichiro Suzuki will start on the bench against a lefty.
2015/09/01
SS
Sweeney, Darnell
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies OF Odubel Herrera is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, Sept. 1. SS Darnell Sweeney is starting in center field and hitting leadoff against New York Mets SP Jon Niese.
2015/09/01
SP
Syndergaard, Noah
NYM
New York Mets SP Noah Syndergaard will not make his next scheduled start Saturday, Sept. 5. SP Steven Matz (lat) will start against the Miami Marlins Saturday. Syndergaard is being skipped in an effort to conserve his innings.
2015/09/01
1B
Teixeira, Mark
NYY
New York Yankees 1B Mark Teixeira's (shin) MRI exam revealed a bone bruise that was more serious than the team initially thought, according to manager Joe Girardi. Teixeira will be on crutches for "a few days," and the team isn't ruling out his return this year.
2015/09/01
1B
Teixeira, Mark
NYY
Updating a previous report, New York Yankees 1B Mark Teixeira (shin) will be out at least two more weeks with a lingering bone bruise on his right shin, according to general manager Brian Cashman. More tests Monday, Aug. 31, didn't show any new damage, but Teixeira needs to be completely off of his leg for his injury to heal. He'll be on crutches for an unknown timetable, and the possibility remains that he won't play again this year. Teixeira leads the Yankees in home runs (31), RBI (79) and OPS (.905). He also received an anti-inflammatory injection.
2015/09/01
SP
Tillman, Chris
BAL
Baltimore Orioles SP Chris Tillman allowed seven runs and eight hits over 4 2/3 innings in a loss against the Tampa Bay Rays Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Tampa Bay Rays. He has lost three straight decisions since going 12 starts without a defeat.
2015/09/01
OF
Tomas, Yasmany
ARI
Arizona Diamondbacks OF David Peralta is not in the lineup against Colorado Rockies left-handed SP Yohan Flande in the first game of a doubleheader Tuesday, Sept. 1. OF Yasmany Tomas is starting in right field and hitting sixth.
2015/09/01
2B
Travis, Devon
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays 2B Devon Travis (shoulder) received a cortisone shot in his left shoulder last week. However, manager John Gibbons had no update on Travis' status Tuesday, Sept. 1.
2015/09/01
OF
Trumbo, Mark
SEA
Seattle Mariners 1B Logan Morrison is not starting Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Houston Astros. OF Mark Trumbo is in place of Morrison and batting seventh against Astros SP Scott Feldman.
2015/09/01
2B
Utley, Chase
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers 2B Jose Peraza is starting at second base and batting second against San Francisco Giants SP Madison Bumgarner Tuesday, Sept. 1. 2B Chase Utley has the day off against a lefty.
2015/09/01
3B
Valbuena, Luis
HOU
Houston Astros 3B Luis Valbuena is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Seattle Mariners. 3B Jed Lowrie is batting sixth against Mariners SP Roenis Elias.
2015/09/01
3B
Valencia, Danny
OAK
Oakland Athletics 3B Danny Valencia is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, Sept. 1. 3B Brett Lawrie is starting at third base and hitting second against Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Matt Shoemaker. 2B Eric Sogard draws the start at the keystone and is batting leadoff, while 1B Mark Canha moves into the cleanup spot.
2015/09/01
OF
Van Slyke, Scott
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers OF Andre Ethier is not in the lineup against San Francisco Giants left-handed SP Madison Bumgarner Tuesday, Sept. 1. OF Scott Van Slyke is starting in left field and hitting fifth.
2015/09/01
SP
Verlander, Justin
DET
Kansas City Royals OF Alex Gordon (groin) was reinstated from the 15-day disabled list and is in the starting lineup Tuesday, Sept. 1. He is hitting sixth against Detroit Tigers SP Justin Verlander.
2015/09/01
SP
Verlander, Justin
DET
Chicago White Sox 3B Tyler Saladino is hitting second for the second time in three days. Saladino is up against Detroit Tigers SP Justin Verlander.
2015/09/01
SP
Verlander, Justin
DET
Kansas City Royals 3B Mike Moustakas is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Detroit Tigers. 2B Ben Zobrist is playing third and batting second against Tigers SP Justin Verlander.
2015/09/01
OF
Yelich, Christian
MIA
Miami Marlins OF Christian Yelich (knee) is back in the starting lineup and is hitting second against Atlanta Braves SP Manny Banuelos Tuesday, Sept. 1.
2015/09/01
2B
Zobrist, Ben
KC
Kansas City Royals 3B Mike Moustakas is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, Sept. 1, against the Detroit Tigers. 2B Ben Zobrist is playing third and batting second against Tigers SP Justin Verlander.