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2015/07/03
SS
Ahmed, Nick
ARI
Arizona Diamondbacks SS Nick Ahmed is not in the starting lineup Friday, July 3. SS Cliff Pennington is starting at shortstop and batting eighth against Colorado Rockies SP Kyle Kendrick Friday.
2015/07/03
1B
Alonso, Yonder
SD
San Diego Padres 1B Yonder Alonso is leading off against St. Louis Cardinals SP Michael Wacha Friday, July 3.
2015/07/03
C
Avila, Alex
DET
Detroit Tigers C Alex Avila is starting behind the plate and batting sixth against Toronto Blue Jays SP Drew Hutchison Friday, July 3.
2015/07/03
RP
Axford, John
COL
Colorado Rockies RP John Axford returned from the family medical emergency list Friday, July 3.
2015/07/03
SS
Aybar, Erick
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SS Erick Aybar had a career-high five hits in an 8-2 win over the Texas Rangers Friday, July 3, scoring twice and driving in a pair.
2015/07/03
SP
Banuelos, Manny
ATL
Atlanta Braves SP Manny Banuelos (dehydration) is believed to be on an innings limit this year, due to the fact that he returned from Tommy John surgery last season. The limit is estimated to be between 120 and 130 innings and Banuelos has already tossed 88 2/3 innings this season, including his time with Class AAA Gwinnett. Manager Fredi Gonzalez said no shutdown date has been determined.
2015/07/03
1B
Belt, Brandon
SF
San Francisco Giants 1B Brandon Belt is out of the lineup Friday, July 3, with C Andrew Susac behind the plate and C Buster Posey at first base.
2015/07/03
OF
Beltran, Carlos
NYY
New York Yankees OF Carlos Beltran (oblique) has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left oblique muscle. The move is retroactive to Wednesday, July 1. In corresponding moves, the club also recalled OF Ramon Flores and IF Gregorio Petit from Class AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and optioned OF Taylor Dugas to Class AAA.
2015/07/03
1B
Bour, Justin
MIA
Miami Marlins 1B Justin Bour went 2-for-3 with one home run and one RBI against the Chicago Cubs Friday, July 3. He has hit a home run in each of his last four games.
2015/07/03
OF
Bradley Jr., Jackie
BOS
Boston Red Sox OF Shane Victorino (calf) was activated from the 15-day disabled list Friday, July 3. The team also optioned OF Jackie Bradley Jr. to Class AAA Pawtucket. Victorino and OF Alejandro De Aza will share time in right field.
2015/07/03
1B
Cabrera, Miguel
DET
Updating previous reports, Detroit Tigers 1B Miguel Cabrera (calf) will not play against the Toronto Blue Jays Saturday, July 4. Manager Brad Ausmus said he could land on the 15-day disabled list but the team is awaiting a doctor's opinion.
2015/07/03
1B
Cabrera, Miguel
DET
Updating a previous report, Detroit Tigers 1B Miguel Cabrera (calf) suffered a strained left calf while running the bases against the Toronto Blue Jays Friday, July 3. He is scheduled to undergo an MRI exam.
2015/07/03
1B
Cabrera, Miguel
DET
Detroit Tigers 1B Miguel Cabrera (leg) left the game against the Toronto Blue Jays Friday, July 3, after suffering a leg injury while running the bases. Cabrera came up limping during an apparent hit-and-run attempt in the bottom of the fourth inning. He was replaced in the game by INF Andrew Romine.
2015/07/03
OF
Calhoun, Kole
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Kole Calhoun went 2-for-5 with four RBI and a run scored in an 8-2 win over the Texas Rangers Friday, July 3.
2015/07/04
OF
Canha, Mark
OAK
Oakland Athletics OF Mark Canha went 2-for-4 with a run and three RBI during Oaklands' 9-5 loss to the Seattle Mariners Friday, July 3.
2015/07/04
2B
Cano, Robinson
SEA
Seattle Mariners 2B Robinson Cano went 3-for-5 with a run and a double during the Mariners 9-3 win over the Oakland Athletics Friday, July 3.
2015/07/03
OF
Carrera, Ezequiel
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays OF Chris Colabello is not in the starting lineup Friday, July 3, against the Detroit Tigers. OF Ezequiel Carrera is playing left field.
2015/07/03
RP
Casilla, Santiago
SF
San Francisco Giants RP Santiago Casilla (arm) will not be placed on the disabled list, according to sources.
2015/07/03
SS
Castro, Starlin
CHC
Chicago Cubs SS Starlin Castro is out of the lineup Friday, July 3, in favor of SS Jonathan Herrera.
2015/07/03
OF
Cespedes, Yoenis
DET
Detroit Tigers OF Yoenis Cespedes is batting second against Toronto Blue Jays SP Drew Hutchison Friday, July 3.
2015/07/03
OF
Colabello, Chris
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays OF Chris Colabello is not in the starting lineup Friday, July 3, against the Detroit Tigers. OF Ezequiel Carrera is playing left field.
2015/07/03
SP
Corbin, Patrick
ARI
Arizona Diamondbacks SP Patrick Corbin (elbow) will be the starting pitcher against the Colorado Rockies Saturday, July 4.
2015/07/03
1B
Cron, C.J.
LAA
Los Angeles Angels 1B C.J. Cron is starting at first base and batting eighth agaisnt Texas Rangers SP Alex Gonzalez Friday, July 3.
2015/07/03
OF
Cuddyer, Michael
NYM
New York Mets OF Michael Cuddyer (knee) feels "a little bit better" and may be available to pinch hit Friday, July 3, according to manager Terry Collins. Collins added Cuddyer will take batting practice to see how he feels.
2015/07/03
SP
Danks, John
CWS
Chicago White Sox SP John Danks allowed five hits over seven scoreless innings against the Baltimore Orioles Friday, July 3, in his first start after being skipped in the rotation.
2015/07/03
OF
De Aza, Alejandro
BOS
Boston Red Sox OF Shane Victorino (calf) was activated from the 15-day disabled list Friday, July 3. The team also optioned OF Jackie Bradley Jr. to Class AAA Pawtucket. Victorino and OF Alejandro De Aza will share time in right field.
2015/07/03
OF
Dugas, Taylor
NYY
New York Yankees OF Carlos Beltran (oblique) has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left oblique muscle. The move is retroactive to Wednesday, July 1. In corresponding moves, the club also recalled OF Ramon Flores and IF Gregorio Petit from Class AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and optioned OF Taylor Dugas to Class AAA.
2015/07/03
OF
Ellsbury, Jacoby
NYY
New York Yankees OF Jacoby Ellsbury (knee) will not return Friday, July 3, as originally hoped. Ellsbury did not play in a rehab game Thursday, July 2, marking the second time in four minor-league games that he did not play.
2015/07/03
OF
Flores, Ramon
NYY
New York Yankees OF Carlos Beltran (oblique) has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left oblique muscle. The move is retroactive to Wednesday, July 1. In corresponding moves, the club also recalled OF Ramon Flores and IF Gregorio Petit from Class AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and optioned OF Taylor Dugas to Class AAA.
2015/07/03
OF
Gillespie, Cole
MIA
Miami Marlins OF Marcell Ozuna is out of the lineup Friday, July 3, with OF Cole Gillespie in there hitting seventh.
2015/07/04
1B
Goldschmidt, Paul
ARI
Arizona Diamondbacks 1B Paul Goldschmidt went 2-for-4 with a run, a double, a RBI and a walk during the Diamondbacks' 4-3 win over the Colorado Rockies Friday, July 3.
2015/07/03
OF
Gomes, Jonny
ATL
Atlanta Braves OF Jonny Gomes is playing left field and batting six against Philadelphia Phillies SP Adam Morgan Friday, July 3.
2015/07/03
OF
Gomez, Carlos
MIL
Milwaukee Brewers OF Carlos Gomez hit his first career grand slam and tied a career high with five RBI in a 12-1 win over the Cincinnati Reds Friday, July 3.
2015/07/03
SP
Gonzalez, Miguel
BAL
Baltimore Orioles SP Bud Norris has been pushed back in the starting rotation by manager Buck Showalter. SP Miguel Gonzalez will pitch instead on Sunday, July 5. Norris's status is not known.
2015/07/03
OF
Gose, Anthony
DET
Detroit Tigers OF Anthony Gose is batting eighth against Toronto Blue Jays SP Drew Hutchison Friday, July 3.
2015/07/03
SP
Gray, Sonny
OAK
Oakland Athletics SP Sonny Gray (illness) said he will not need to be placed on the 15-day disabled list because of his illness. Gray likely will receive more time off and could start Tuesday, July 7, against the New York Yankees.
2015/07/03
SP
Gray, Sonny
OAK
Oakland Athletics SP Sonny Gray (illness) could be placed on the 15-day disabled list after a bad bout with salmonella poisoning. Gray's illness was caused by salmonella that attacked his colon, which, Gray said, swelled to twice its normal size. He had a fever of 103 degrees. "I got five bags of fluids one night and I was still dehydrated. My body was kind of shutting down," Gray said. "My internal organs were so out of whack. It was not good."
2015/07/03
2B
Gyorko, Jedd
SD
San Diego Padres 2B Jedd Gyorko hit a game-tying home run in the seventh and a go-ahead single in ninth in a 2-1 win over the St. Louis Cardinals Friday, July 3.
2015/07/03
SP
Hamels, Cole
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies SP Cole Hamels seems unlikely to be willing to accept a trade to the Toronto Blue Jays. According to a source, Hamels has already told the Phillies he would rather not go to Toronto.
2015/07/03
SP
Hammel, Jason
CHC
Chicago Cubs SP Jason Hammel allowed two runs on four hits in seven innings against the Miami Marlins Friday, July 3, but suffered his fourth loss of the season. He struck out five batters and walked one during the game.
2015/07/03
SP
Harvey, Matt
NYM
New York Mets SP Matt Harvey, who pitches Saturday, July 4, against the Los Angeles Dodgers, is 2-5 with a 3.29 ERA in his last 10 starts after going 5-0 with a 2.41 ERA in his first five starts.
2015/07/03
SS
Herrera, Jonathan
CHC
Chicago Cubs SS Starlin Castro is out of the lineup Friday, July 3, in favor of SS Jonathan Herrera.
2015/07/03
OF
Hicks, Aaron
MIN
Minnesota Twins OF Aaron Hicks (forearm) is starting in center field and batting ninth against Kansas City Royals SP Jeremy Guthrie Friday, July 3.
2015/07/03
OF
Hicks, Aaron
MIN
Minnesota Twins OF Aaron Hicks (forearm) was activated from the 15-day disabled list Friday, July 3. OF Shane Robinson was placed on the family emergency list.
2015/07/03
SP
Hudson, Tim
SF
San Francisco Giants SP Jake Peavy (back) was activated from the 15-day disabled list Friday, July 3. SP Tim Hudson (shoulder) was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a right shoulder strain.
2015/07/04
RP
Jansen, Kenley
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers RP Kenley Jansen allowed a sacrifice fly in the top of the ninth inning to the New York Mets and was charged with the loss Friday, July 3.
2015/07/03
RP
Johnson, Jim
ATL
Atlanta Braves RP Jim Johnson recorded his fifth save of the season against the Philadelphia Phillies Friday, July 3. He allowed two hits in one scoreless inning of work.
2015/07/03
2B
Kinsler, Ian
DET
Detroit Tigers 2B Ian Kinsler is batting first against Toronto Blue Jays SP Drew Hutchison Friday, July 3.
2015/07/03
2B
Kipnis, Jason
CLE
Cleveland Indians 2B Jason Kipnis had a nine-game interleague hitting streak snapped Friday, July 3, finishing 0-for-3 with two walks.
2015/07/03
SP
Koehler, Tom
MIA
Miami Marlins SP Tom Koehler allowed one run on five hits in six innings against the Chicago Cubs Friday, July 3, to pick up his seventh win of the season. He struck out four batters and walked one during the game.
2015/07/03
C
Lavarnway, Ryan
ATL
Atlanta Braves C A.J. Pierzynski is not in the starting lineup Friday, July 3. C Ryan Lavarnway is starting behind the plate and batting eighth against Philadelphia Phillies SP Adam Morgan Friday.
2015/07/03
C
Lobaton, Jose
WSH
Washington Nationals C Wilson Ramos is out of the lineup Friday, July 3, with C Jose Lobaton in there hitting seventh.
2015/07/03
SS
Lowrie, Jed
HOU
Houston Astros SS Jed Lowrie (thumb) fielded ground balls at shortstop and third base more aggressively Friday, July 3, but he is still a few weeks away from returning.
2015/07/03
C
Lucroy, Jonathan
MIL
Milwaukee Brewers C Jonathan Lucroy went 3-for-5 with a double, an RBI, three runs scored and a walk in a 12-1 win over the Cincinnati Reds Friday, July 3.
2015/07/03
OF
Marisnick, Jake
HOU
Houston Astros OF Jake Marisnick (hamstring) is scheduled to play nine innings with Class AAA El Paso Friday, July 3.
2015/07/03
C
Martin, Russell
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays C Russell Martin is not in the starting lineup Friday, July 3, against the Detroit Tigers. C Dioner Navarro is catching instead.
2015/07/03
SP
Masterson, Justin
BOS
Houston Astros OF Preston Tucker is batting second against Boston Red Sox SP Justin Masterson Friday, July 3.
2015/07/03
C
McCann, Brian
NYY
New York Yankees C Brian McCann hit a game-winning, three-run home run in the 12th inning in a 7-5 win over the Tampa Bay Rays Friday, July 3.
2015/07/03
P
Morgan, Adam
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies SP Adam Morgan (1-1) allowed two runs on five hits over seven innings in a loss to the Atlanta Braves Friday, July 3. He walked two and struck out five.
2015/07/03
C
Navarro, Dioner
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays C Russell Martin is not in the starting lineup Friday, July 3, against the Detroit Tigers. C Dioner Navarro is catching instead.
2015/07/03
SP
Norris, Bud
BAL
Baltimore Orioles SP Bud Norris has been pushed back in the starting rotation by manager Buck Showalter. SP Miguel Gonzalez will pitch instead on Sunday, July 5. Norris's status is not known.
2015/07/03
SP
Odorizzi, Jake
TB
Tampa Bay Rays SP Jake Odorizzi (oblique) will make his final rehab start Monday, July 6, and return to the Tampa Bay rotation Saturday, July 11.
2015/07/03
OF
Ozuna, Marcell
MIA
Miami Marlins OF Marcell Ozuna is out of the lineup Friday, July 3, with OF Cole Gillespie in there hitting seventh.
2015/07/03
SP
Peavy, Jake
SF
San Francisco Giants SP Jake Peavy (back) was activated from the 15-day disabled list Friday, July 3. SP Tim Hudson (shoulder) was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a right shoulder strain.
2015/07/03
SP
Peavy, Jake
SF
San Francisco Giants SP Jake Peavy (back) took the loss in his first start since being activated from the disabled list, allowing two runs on three hits and striking out in 6 1/3 innings against the Washington Nationals Friday, July 3.
2015/07/03
SS
Pennington, Cliff
ARI
Arizona Diamondbacks SS Nick Ahmed is not in the starting lineup Friday, July 3. SS Cliff Pennington is starting at shortstop and batting eighth against Colorado Rockies SP Kyle Kendrick Friday.
2015/07/03
SS
Petit, Gregorio
NYY
New York Yankees OF Carlos Beltran (oblique) has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left oblique muscle. The move is retroactive to Wednesday, July 1. In corresponding moves, the club also recalled OF Ramon Flores and IF Gregorio Petit from Class AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and optioned OF Taylor Dugas to Class AAA.
2015/07/03
C
Pierzynski, A.J.
ATL
Atlanta Braves C A.J. Pierzynski is not in the starting lineup Friday, July 3. C Ryan Lavarnway is starting behind the plate and batting eighth against Philadelphia Phillies SP Adam Morgan Friday.
2015/07/03
C
Posey, Buster
SF
San Francisco Giants C Buster Posey hit a solo home run in a 2-1 loss to the Washington Nationals Friday, July 3, and he has three home runs in his last four games.
2015/07/03
OF
Presley, Alex
HOU
Houston Astros OF Alex Presley is playing center field and batting ninth against Boston Red Sox SP Justin Masterson Friday, July 3.
2015/07/03
C
Ramos, Wilson
WSH
Washington Nationals C Wilson Ramos is out of the lineup Friday, July 3, with C Jose Lobaton in there hitting seventh.
2015/07/03
OF
Rasmus, Colby
HOU
Houston Astros OF Colby Rasmus (arm) said he hopes to be able to play against the Boston Red Sox Saturday, July 4.
2015/07/03
SP
Richard, Clayton
CHC
The Chicago Cubs acquired SP Clayton Richard from the Pittsburgh Pirates for cash considerations Friday, July 3, and he will start against the Miami Marlins Saturday, July 4.
2015/07/03
1B
Robinson, Clint
WSH
Washington Nationals OF Clint Robinson hit a go-ahead, two-run home run in a 2-1 win over the San Francisco Giants Friday, July 3.
2015/07/03
OF
Robinson, Shane
MIN
Minnesota Twins OF Aaron Hicks (forearm) was activated from the 15-day disabled list Friday, July 3. OF Shane Robinson was placed on the family emergency list.
2015/07/03
SP
Rodon, Carlos
CWS
Chicago White Sox SP Carlos Rodon is starting against the Baltimore Orioles Sunday, July 5.
2015/07/03
SS
Romine, Andrew
DET
Detroit Tigers 1B Miguel Cabrera (leg) left the game against the Toronto Blue Jays Friday, July 3, after suffering a leg injury while running the bases. Cabrera came up limping during an apparent hit-and-run attempt in the bottom of the fourth inning. He was replaced in the game by INF Andrew Romine.
2015/07/04
C
Rosario, Wilin
COL
Colorado Rockies C Wilin Rosario hit a two-run double and drew a walk during the Rockies 4-3 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks Friday, July 3.
2015/07/03
SP
Sabathia, CC
NYY
New York Yankees SP CC Sabathia's start Sunday, July 5, against the Tampa Bay Rays will be skipped. He is now scheduled to start Wednesday, July 8, against the Oakland Athletics.
2015/07/03
SP
Sale, Chris
CWS
Chicago White Sox SP Chris Sale will make his next start against the Toronto Blue Jays Monday, July 6.
2015/07/03
SP
Sanchez, Anibal
DET
Detroit Tigers SP Anibal Sanchez (7-7) carried a no-hitter into the eighth inning against the Toronto Blue Jays Friday, July 3, but OF Ezequiel Carrera's one-out single ended the bid. He ended up allowing four runs on three hits over 7 1/3 innings, with three walks and five strikeouts.
2015/07/03
1B
Santana, Carlos
CLE
Cleveland Indians 1B Carlos Santana is not in the starting lineup against the Pittsburgh Pirates Friday, July 3.
2015/07/03
1B
Scruggs, Xavier
STL
St. Louis Cardinals 1B Xavier Scruggs is starting at first base and batting seventh against San Diego Padres SP Andrew Cashner Friday, July 3.
2015/07/03
MAN
Showalter, Buck
BAL
Baltimore Orioles SP Bud Norris has been pushed back in the starting rotation by manager Buck Showalter. SP Miguel Gonzalez will pitch instead on Sunday, July 5. Norris's status is not known.
2015/07/03
OF
Sizemore, Grady
TB
Tampa Bay Rays OF Steven Souza is out of the lineup Friday, July 3, with OF Grady Sizemore leading off as the designated hitter.
2015/07/03
OF
Soler, Jorge
CHC
Chicago Cubs OF Jorge Soler (ankle) is batting second and playing right field for Class AAA Iowa Friday, July 3.
2015/07/03
RP
Soriano, Rafael
CHC
Chicago Cubs RP Rafael Soriano is expected to join one of the club's minor league affiliates following a short stay at the team's spring training complex in Mesa, Ariz. He had been in the Dominican Republic due to immigration issues but team president Theo Epstein said those problems are now behind him.
2015/07/03
OF
Souza, Steven
TB
Tampa Bay Rays OF Steven Souza is out of the lineup Friday, July 3, with OF Grady Sizemore leading off as the designated hitter.
2015/07/03
C
Susac, Andrew
SF
San Francisco Giants 1B Brandon Belt is out of the lineup Friday, July 3, with C Andrew Susac behind the plate and C Buster Posey at first base.
2015/07/03
C
Swihart, Blake
BOS
Boston Red Sox C Blake Swihart (foot) was placed on the 15-day disabled list Friday, July 3, because of a foot injury.
2015/07/04
SP
Syndergaard, Noah
NYM
New York Mets SP Noah Syndergaard struck out six batters while allowing a single run on two hits and two walks over six innings during the Mets' 2-1 win over the Los Angeles Dogers Friday, July 3.
2015/07/03
SP
Syndergaard, Noah
NYM
New York Mets SP Noah Syndergaard remained winless on the road Friday, July 3, against the Los Angeles Dodgers. He allowed one run on two hits over six innings with six strikeouts and two walks but picked up no decision as the Mets won 2-1.
2015/07/03
SP
Taillon, Jameson
PIT
Pittsburgh Pirates minor league SP Jameson Taillon (hernia, elbow) will undergo surgery next week to repair an inguinal hernia. He is expected to be sidelined for two months.
2015/07/04
OF
Taylor, Michael
WSH
Washington Nationals OF Michael Taylor is playing center field and leading off against San Francisco Giants SP Madison Bumgarner Saturday, July 4.
2015/07/03
SP
Teheran, Julio
ATL
Atlanta Braves SP Julio Teheran (6-4) allowed one unearned run on seven hits over seven innings in a victory over the Philadelphia Phillies Friday, jUl 3. He walked three and struck out four.
2015/07/03
OF
Tucker, Preston
HOU
Houston Astros OF Preston Tucker is batting second against Boston Red Sox SP Justin Masterson Friday, July 3.
2015/07/03
OF
Upton, Justin
SD
San Diego Padres OF Justin Upton broke an 0-for-17 skid with a single in the sixth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals Friday, July 3. He also stole a base.
2015/07/03
OF
Victorino, Shane
BOS
Boston Red Sox OF Shane Victorino (calf) was activated from the 15-day disabled list Friday, July 3. The team also optioned OF Jackie Bradley Jr. to Class AAA Pawtucket. Victorino and OF Alejandro De Aza will share time in right field.
2015/07/03
OF
Werth, Jayson
WSH
Washington Nationals OF Jayson Werth said he is "days, not weeks, away from playing," Friday, July 3. "As soon as this wrist gets to where it needs to be, I can go on rehab assignment pretty quick," Werth added. "I'm pretty much able to do everything -- weight training-wise."
2015/07/03
C
Wieters, Matt
BAL
Baltimore Orioles C Matt Wieters is batting fourth as the designated hitter against Chicago White Sox SP John Danks Friday, July 3.
2015/07/03
C
d'Arnaud, Travis
NYM
New York Mets C Travis d'Arnaud (elbow) has not yet been cleared to resume baseball activities, according to general manager Sandy Alderson. He continues to wear a protective brace for much of the day and is undergoing physical therapy to address the mobility of the elbow in both directions.