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2016/04/30
1B
Adams, Matt
STL
St. Louis Cardinals OF Stephen Piscotty is not in the starting lineup against Washington Nationals SP Joe Ross Saturday, April 30. 1B Brandon Moss will start in right field, while 1B Matt Adams will start at first base and is batting fourth in the lineup.
2016/04/30
1B
Alonso, Yonder
OAK
Oakland Athletics 1B Yonder Alonso went 2-for-4 with one home run and three RBI against the Houston Astros Friday, April 29.
2016/04/30
1B
Alvarez, Pedro
BAL
Baltimore Orioles 1B Pedro Alvarez is hitting sixth Saturday, April 30, with OF Nolan Reimold out of the lineup.
2016/04/30
1B
Alvarez, Pedro
BAL
Baltimore Orioles DH Pedro Alvarez posted three hits in five at-bats, including a double and his first home run of the season, Saturday, April 30, against the Chicago White Sox. He finished with two RBIs.
2016/04/30
SP
Archer, Chris
TB
Tampa Bay Rays SP Chris Archer allowed two earned runs, one hit and four walks over six innings in a no-decision Saturday, April 30, against the Toronto Blue Jays. He also struck out four batters in the 100-pitch quality start.
2016/04/30
OF
Arcia, Oswaldo
MIN
Minnesota Twins OF Oswaldo Arcia and C Kurt Suzuki are not in the starting lineup against Detroit Tigers SP Jordan Zimmermann Saturday, April 30. OF Eddie Rosario will start in left field and is batting eighth, while C J.R. Murphy will start at catcher and is batting ninth.
2016/04/30
3B
Arenado, Nolan
COL
Colorado Rockies 3B Nolan Arenado went 1-for-4 with one home run and one RBI against the Arizona Diamondbacks Friday, April 29. Arenado is tied for the major league lead with 10 home runs.
2016/04/30
C
Barnhart, Tucker
CIN
Cincinnati Reds C Devin Mesoraco is not in the starting lineup against Pittsburgh Pirates SP Francisco Liriano Saturday, April 30. C Tucker Barnhart is starting behind the plate and batting seventh.
2016/04/30
SP
Bassitt, Chris
OAK
Oakland Athletics SP Chris Bassitt (elbow) has been diagnosed with a partial tear of his ulnar collateral ligament, according to manager Bob Melvin. He will visit Dr. Timothy Kremchek in Cincinnati for a second opinion Thursday, May 5, and could wind up needing to undergo Tommy John surgery if the diagnosis is confirmed.
2016/04/30
SS
Beckham, Tim
TB
Tampa Bay Rays OF Corey Dickerson, 1B Logan Morrison and SS Brad Miller are not in the starting lineup against Toronto Blue Jays SP J.A. Happ Saturday, April 30. 1B/OF Steve Pearce will bat cleanup and play first base, OF Desmond Jennings is batting sixth and playing left field and INF Tim Beckham is playing shortstop and batting seventh.
2016/04/30
OF
Bradley Jr., Jackie
BOS
Boston Red Sox OF Jackie Bradley Jr. went 3-for-3 with a double, two triples, a walk, two runs scored and three RBIs Saturday, April 30, against the New York Yankees.
2016/04/30
RP
Britton, Zach
BAL
Baltimore Orioles RP Zach Britton (ankle) suffered a sprained left ankle in the ninth inning of the game Saturday, April 30, against the Chicago White Sox. He is considered day to day. Britton hasn't been on the 15-day disabled list since 2012.
2016/04/30
SP
Cain, Matt
SF
San Francisco Giants SP Matt Cain dropped to 0-3 this season in a 6-5 loss to the New York Mets. He has now gone 12 starts without a win, dating back to July 22.
2016/04/30
C
Castro, Jason
HOU
Houston Astros 3B Luis Valbuena and C Jason Castro are back in the starting lineup against Oakland Athletics SP Jesse Hahn Saturday, April 30, batting eighth and ninth, respectively.
2016/04/30
C
Chirinos, Robinson
TEX
Texas Rangers C Robinson Chirinos (forearm) will have more scans Tuesday, May 3, to determine if he is healed enough to resume baseball activities and minor-league rehab games. He has been catching balls from a machine in the batting cage and running.
2016/04/30
OF
Chisenhall, Lonnie
CLE
Cleveland Indians OF Lonnie Chisenhall had three hits Saturday, April 30, in a 4-3 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies.
2016/04/30
OF
Choo, Shin-Soo
TEX
Texas Rangers OF Shin-soo Choo (calf) is feeling better, as he recovered from a strained right calf, but he is still at least seven to 10 days from appearing in minor-league rehab games.
2016/04/30
OF
Conforto, Michael
NYM
New York Mets OF Michael Conforto hit a double in his sixth straight game Saturday, April 30, in a 6-5 win over the San Francisco Giants.
2016/04/30
SS
Cozart, Zack
CIN
Cincinnati Reds OF Billy Hamilton had three hits Saturday, April 30, in a 5-1 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates. He also scored the team's only run on a double by SS Zack Cozart.
2016/04/30
OF
Crisp, Coco
OAK
Oakland Athletics OF Coco Crisp went 2-for-3 with one home run and two RBI against the Houston Astros Friday, April 29.
2016/04/30
SP
DeSclafani, Anthony
CIN
Cincinnati Reds SP Anthony DeSclafani (oblique) felt discomfort in his side during his rehab start Friday, April 29. "(He) just hasn't gotten to where he's sensation-free and we're not going to push him through it," manager Bryan Price said. "We're really doing everything we can to avoid a setback. He was good until the last inning or so, and then it was an issue."
2016/04/30
SS
Diaz, Aledmys
STL
St. Louis Cardinals SS Aledmys Diaz is not in the starting lineup against Washington Nationals SP Joe Ross Saturday, April 30. SS Ruben Tejada will start at shortstop and is batting seventh in the lineup.
2016/04/30
OF
Dickerson, Corey
TB
Tampa Bay Rays OF Corey Dickerson, 1B Logan Morrison and SS Brad Miller are not in the starting lineup against Toronto Blue Jays SP J.A. Happ Saturday, April 30. 1B/OF Steve Pearce will bat cleanup and play first base, OF Desmond Jennings is batting sixth and playing left field and INF Tim Beckham is playing shortstop and batting seventh.
2016/04/30
OF
Dietrich, Derek
MIA
Miami Marlins 2B Derek Dietrich is leading off Saturday, April 30, against Milwaukee Brewers SP Chase Anderson.
2016/04/30
3B
Drury, Brandon
ARI
Arizona Diamondbacks 3B Brandon Drury is hitting second Saturday, April 30, with 3B Jake Lamb out against a left-hander.
2016/04/30
3B
Duvall, Adam
CIN
Cincinnati Reds OF Adam Duvall is back in the starting lineup against Pittsburgh Pirates SP Francisco Liriano Saturday, April 30, batting fifth and playing left field.
2016/04/30
OF
Dyson, Jarrod
KC
Kansas City Royals OF Paulo Orlando is hitting ninth Saturday, April 30, in place of OF Jarrod Dyson.
2016/04/30
RP
Familia, Jeurys
NYM
New York Mets RP Jeurys Familia picked up his eighth save in as many chances Saturday, April 30, in a 6-5 win over the San Francisco Giants.
2016/04/30
SP
Fiers, Mike
HOU
Houston Astros SP Mike Fiers allowed two runs on seven hits in seven innings against the Oakland Athletics Friday, April 29. He struck out five batters during the game and did not walk any batters.
2016/04/30
SS
Flores, Wilmer
NYM
New York Mets 3B David Wright is not in the starting lineup against San Francisco Giants SP Matt Cain Saturday, April 30. INF Wilmer Flores will bat seventh and play the hot corner.
2016/04/30
2B
Forsythe, Logan
TB
Tampa Bay Rays 2B Logan Forsythe went 3-for-3 with a solo home run, walk and two RBIs Saturday, April 30, against the Toronto Blue Jays. He is hitting .388 over his past 11 games.
2016/04/30
SS
Galvis, Freddy
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies 2B Freddy Galvis homered and singled Saturday, April 30, in a 4-3 win over the Cleveland Indians. The Phillies have won five straight games.
2016/04/30
OF
Garcia, Avisail
CWS
Chicago White Sox OF Avisail Garcia and SS Jimmy Rollins are not in the starting lineup against Baltimore Orioles SP Kevin Gausman Saturday, April 30. INF Tyler Saladino will bat second and play shortstop, while OF Jerry Sands will bat seventh and serve as the designated hitter.
2016/04/30
OF
Garcia, Avisail
CWS
Chicago White Sox OF Avisail Garcia (hamstring) is out until at least Tuesday, May 3, with a hamstring injury.
2016/04/30
OF
Gattis, Evan
HOU
Houston Astros OF Evan Gattis went 2-for-4 with one home run and two RBI against the Oakland Athletics Friday, April 29.
2016/04/30
SP
Gausman, Kevin
BAL
Baltimore Orioles SP Kevin Gausman allowed three runs - two earned - over six innings Saturday, April 30, against the Chicago White Sox. He was denied the win due to a rare misstep by the bullpen.
2016/04/30
OF
Gentry, Craig
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Craig Gentry (back) was unavailable Saturday, April 30, against the Texas Rangers due to a stiff back.
2016/04/30
2B
Giavotella, Johnny
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 2B Johnny Giavotella is hitting second Saturday, April 30, with OF Rafael Ortega down to ninth against a left-hander.
2016/04/30
RP
Giles, Ken
HOU
Houston Astros RP Ken Giles will be moved out of the eighth inning after his 9.00 ERA in his first 11 appearances. "I met with Ken and told him I am easing the burden of the eighth inning off him," manager A.J. Hinch said. "I just gave him a heads up he may not get the eighth to give him a physical, mental break. It's not an announcement as much as if it comes to the eighth and don't see Giles out there, you'll know."
2016/04/30
OF
Gomez, Carlos
HOU
Updating a previous report, Houston Astros OF Carlos Gomez (rib cage) is expected to miss several games because of left rib cage soreness. He sustained the injury while diving during the ninth inning of the game Friday, April 29.
2016/04/30
OF
Gomez, Carlos
HOU
Houston Astros OF Carlos Gomez is not in the starting lineup against Oakland Athletics SP Jesse Hahn Saturday, April 30. OF Colby Rasmus will bat cleanup and play center field, while OF Preston Tucker will bat seventh and start in left field.
2016/04/30
RP
Gomez, Jeanmar
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies RP Jeanmar Gomez picked up his eighth save Saturday, April 30, in a 4-3 win over the Cleveland Indians.
2016/04/30
OF
Grichuk, Randal
STL
St. Louis Cardinals OF Randal Grichuk is not in the starting lineup against Washington Nationals SP Joe Ross Saturday, April 30. OF Jeremy Hazelbaker will start in center field and is batting first in the lineup.
2016/04/30
OF
Grichuk, Randal
STL
St. Louis Cardinals OF Randal Grichuk struck out as a pinch hitter Saturday, April 30, and is hitless in his last 16 at-bats.
2016/04/30
SP
Hahn, Jesse
OAK
Oakland Athletics SP Jesse Hahn allowed three hits and two walks while fanning four in 6 2/3 shutout innings to beat the Houston Astros Saturday, April 30.
2016/04/30
OF
Hamilton, Billy
CIN
Cincinnati Reds OF Billy Hamilton had three hits Saturday, April 30, in a 5-1 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates. He also scored the team's only run on a double by SS Zack Cozart.
2016/04/30
SP
Happ, J.A.
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays SP J.A. Happ allowed three earned runs, six hits and three walks with seven strikeouts in a no-decision Saturday, April 30, against the Tampa Bay Rays.
2016/04/30
OF
Hazelbaker, Jeremy
STL
St. Louis Cardinals OF Randal Grichuk is not in the starting lineup against Washington Nationals SP Joe Ross Saturday, April 30. OF Jeremy Hazelbaker will start in center field and is batting first in the lineup.
2016/04/30
OF
Hernandez, Enrique
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers OF Yasiel Puig is out of the lineup Saturday, April 30, with OF Enrique Hernandez hitting sixth.
2016/04/30
OF
Herrera, Odubel
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies OF Odubel Herrera extended his hitting streak to 11 games Saturday, April 30, in a 4-3 win over the Cleveland Indians.
2016/04/30
2B
Hill, Aaron
MIL
Milwaukee Brewers 3B Colin Walsh will bat sixth and play third base against Miami Marlins SP Wei-Yin Chen Saturday, April 30. INF Aaron Hill, who played the hot corner Friday, April 29, will slide over to second base Saturday and bat seventh.
2016/04/30
1B
Hosmer, Eric
KC
Kansas City Royals 1B Eric Hosmer was held hitless in four at-bats Saturday, April 30, against the Seattle Mariners to snap his 18-game hitting streak.
2016/04/30
C
Hundley, Nick
COL
Colorado Rockies C Nick Hundley went 2-for-5 with one home run and three RBI against the Arizona Diamondbacks Friday, April 29.
2016/04/30
SS
Iglesias, Jose
DET
Detroit Tigers SS Jose Iglesias is back in the starting lineup against Minnesota Twins SP Tyler Duffey Saturday, April 30, batting ninth.
2016/04/30
SP
Iglesias, Raisel
CIN
Cincinnati Reds SP Raisel Iglesias (shoulder) may miss his start Sunday, May 1, after he felt a pinch in his right shoulder Friday, April 29. He was examined Saturday, April 30. Class AAA Louisville scratched SP Tim Adleman Saturday in case he has to come up to start Sunday.
2016/04/30
SP
Iglesias, Raisel
CIN
Cincinnati Reds SP Raisel Iglesias (shoulder) has been officially scratched from his Sunday, May 1, start against the Pittsburgh Pirates. SP Tim Melville will take his place.
2016/04/30
OF
Jennings, Desmond
TB
Tampa Bay Rays OF Corey Dickerson, 1B Logan Morrison and SS Brad Miller are not in the starting lineup against Toronto Blue Jays SP J.A. Happ Saturday, April 30. 1B/OF Steve Pearce will bat cleanup and play first base, OF Desmond Jennings is batting sixth and playing left field and INF Tim Beckham is playing shortstop and batting seventh.
2016/04/30
OF
Kemp, Matt
SD
San Diego Padres OF Matt Kemp went 2-for-4 with one home run and three RBI against the Los Angeles Dodgers Friday, April 29.
2016/04/30
OF
Kim, Hyun-soo
BAL
Baltimore Orioles OF Hyun-soo Kim, booed by fans earlier in the season, is winning over fans with nine hits over his past 15 at-bats.
2016/04/30
SP
Lackey, John
CHC
Chicago Cubs SP John Lackey will start against the Atlanta Braves Sunday, May 1. He was originally scheduled to pitch Saturday, April 30, but the game was rained out.
2016/04/30
3B
Lamb, Jake
ARI
Arizona Diamondbacks 3B Brandon Drury is hitting second Saturday, April 30, with 3B Jake Lamb out against a left-hander.
2016/04/30
SP
Latos, Mat
CWS
Chicago White Sox SP Mat Latos allowed four runs and a career-high 11 hits over five innings in a no-decision Saturday, April 30, against the Baltimore Orioles.
2016/04/30
SP
Liriano, Francisco
PIT
Pittsburgh Pirates SP Francisco Liriano picked up his first win since the opening game of the season Saturday, April 30, in a 5-1 win over the Cincinnati Reds. He held the Reds to five hits and struck out six while walking none after allowing 17 walks in his first four starts.
2016/04/30
3B
Machado, Manny
BAL
Baltimore Orioles 3B Manny Machado is leading off Saturday, April 30, with OF Joey Rickard out of the lineup.
2016/04/30
SP
Manaea, Sean
OAK
Oakland Athletics SP Sean Manaea allowed four runs on four hits in five innings against Houston Astros Friday, April 29. He struck out three batters and walked four batters during the game.
2016/04/30
C
Martin, Russell
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays C Russell Martin (neck) is not in the starting lineup against Tampa Bay Rays SP Chris Archer Saturday, April 30. C Josh Thole will bat ninth and start behind the plate.
2016/04/30
C
McCann, James
DET
Detroit Tigers C James McCann (ankle) is expected to play in two more rehab games with Class AAA Toledo before rejoining the parent club Tuesday, May 3, for the series against the Cleveland Indians.
2016/04/30
SP
McCullers, Lance
HOU
Houston Astros SP Lance McCullers (shoulder) is expected to throw 60 to 75 pitches in an extended spring training game Monday, May 2.
2016/04/30
P
Melville, Tim
CIN
Cincinnati Reds SP Raisel Iglesias (shoulder) has been officially scratched from his Sunday, May 1, start against the Pittsburgh Pirates. SP Tim Melville will take his place.
2016/04/30
C
Mesoraco, Devin
CIN
Cincinnati Reds C Devin Mesoraco is not in the starting lineup against Pittsburgh Pirates SP Francisco Liriano Saturday, April 30. C Tucker Barnhart is starting behind the plate and batting seventh.
2016/04/30
SP
Miley, Wade
SEA
Seattle Mariners SP Wade Miley allowed just five hits with no walks and four strikeouts in a complete game shutout against the Kansas City Royals Saturday, April 30, evening his record at 2-2.
2016/04/30
SS
Miller, Brad
TB
Tampa Bay Rays OF Corey Dickerson, 1B Logan Morrison and SS Brad Miller are not in the starting lineup against Toronto Blue Jays SP J.A. Happ Saturday, April 30. 1B/OF Steve Pearce will bat cleanup and play first base, OF Desmond Jennings is batting sixth and playing left field and INF Tim Beckham is playing shortstop and batting seventh.
2016/04/30
C
Molina, Yadier
STL
St. Louis Cardinals C Yadier Molina extended his hitting streak to 11 games Saturday, April 30.
2016/04/30
1B
Morrison, Logan
TB
Tampa Bay Rays OF Corey Dickerson, 1B Logan Morrison and SS Brad Miller are not in the starting lineup against Toronto Blue Jays SP J.A. Happ Saturday, April 30. 1B/OF Steve Pearce will bat cleanup and play first base, OF Desmond Jennings is batting sixth and playing left field and INF Tim Beckham is playing shortstop and batting seventh.
2016/04/30
1B
Moss, Brandon
STL
St. Louis Cardinals OF Stephen Piscotty is not in the starting lineup against Washington Nationals SP Joe Ross Saturday, April 30. 1B Brandon Moss will start in right field, while 1B Matt Adams will start at first base and is batting fourth in the lineup.
2016/04/30
C
Murphy, J.R.
MIN
Minnesota Twins OF Oswaldo Arcia and C Kurt Suzuki are not in the starting lineup against Detroit Tigers SP Jordan Zimmermann Saturday, April 30. OF Eddie Rosario will start in left field and is batting eighth, while C J.R. Murphy will start at catcher and is batting ninth.
2016/04/30
OF
Nava, Daniel
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Daniel Nava (knee) is eligible to come off the 15-day disabled list Sunday, May 1, as he is nearly recovered after a bout of left patellar tendinitis. He might start getting some at-bats in a minor-league rehab assignment sometime next week.
2016/04/30
2B
Odor, Rougned
TEX
Texas Rangers 2B Rougned Odor matched a club record with three doubles Saturday, April 30, against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. He finished with two runs scored.
2016/04/30
OF
Orlando, Paulo
KC
Kansas City Royals OF Paulo Orlando is hitting ninth Saturday, April 30, in place of OF Jarrod Dyson.
2016/04/30
OF
Ortega, Rafael
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 2B Johnny Giavotella is hitting second Saturday, April 30, with OF Rafael Ortega down to ninth against a left-hander.
2016/04/30
1B
Ortiz, David
BOS
Boston Red Sox DH David Ortiz hit his 49th career home run against the New York Yankees Saturday, April 30. He finished 2-for-3 with the solo homer and a walk.
2016/04/30
2B
Panik, Joe
SF
Updating a previous report, San Francisco Giants 2B Joe Panik (groin) is not in the starting lineup versus the New York Mets Saturday, April 30, after sustaining a groin injury during the ninth inning of the game Friday, April 29.
2016/04/30
2B
Panik, Joe
SF
San Francisco Giants 2B Joe Panik is not in the starting lineup against New York Mets SP Jacob deGrom Saturday, April 30. INF Kelby Tomlinson will bat eighth and play second base.
2016/04/30
2B
Panik, Joe
SF
Updating a previous report, San Francisco Giants 2B Joe Panik (groin) will likely miss a game or two because of his groin injury, according to manager Bruce Bochy. Panik said he could pinch hit Saturday, April 30, though.
2016/04/30
OF
Pearce, Steve
TB
Tampa Bay Rays OF Corey Dickerson, 1B Logan Morrison and SS Brad Miller are not in the starting lineup against Toronto Blue Jays SP J.A. Happ Saturday, April 30. 1B/OF Steve Pearce will bat cleanup and play first base, OF Desmond Jennings is batting sixth and playing left field and INF Tim Beckham is playing shortstop and batting seventh.
2016/04/30
SS
Peralta, Jhonny
STL
St. Louis Cardinals SS Jhonny Peralta (thumb) is scheduled to be re-evaluated in 10 days and could begin a rehab assignment around May 21, according to general manager John Mozeliak. He would likely need at least one week of rehab games and could rejoin the parent club in early June if all goes well.
2016/04/30
OF
Pham, Tommy
STL
St. Louis Cardinals OF Tommy Pham (oblique) could begin a rehab assignment during the middle of next week, according to general manager John Mozeliak. He has been hitting in a cage and could resume shagging fly balls by the beginning of next week.
2016/04/30
C
Phegley, Josh
OAK
Oakland Athletics C Stephen Vogt is not in the starting lineup against Houston Astros SP Chris Devenski Saturday, April 30. C Josh Phegley will start behind the plate and bat eighth.
2016/04/30
OF
Pillar, Kevin
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays OF Kevin Pillar homered Saturday, April 30, against the Tampa Bay Rays, his first in 121 at-bats. He has four multi-hit games over his past seven outings. Pillar has flourished since being moved out of the leadoff spot. He is hitting .364 in 12 games since being moved down after hitting just .188 in 12 games at the top of the order.
2016/04/30
SP
Pineda, Michael
NYY
New York Yankees SP Michael Pineda pitched a little better Saturday, April 30, against the Boston Red Sox, allowing two earned runs, five hits and three walks with three strikeouts over five innings in a loss.
2016/04/30
OF
Piscotty, Stephen
STL
St. Louis Cardinals OF Stephen Piscotty is not in the starting lineup against Washington Nationals SP Joe Ross Saturday, April 30. 1B Brandon Moss will start in right field, while 1B Matt Adams will start at first base and is batting fourth in the lineup.
2016/04/30
SP
Porcello, Rick
BOS
Boston Red Sox SP Rick Porcello allowed just five hits and a walk with six strikeouts over seven scoreless innings in a win Saturday, April 30, against the New York Yankees. He improved to 5-0 while lowering his ERA to 2.76.
2016/04/30
SP
Price, David
BOS
Boston Red Sox SP David Price will face the New York Yankees Sunday, May 1. He is 3-0 with a 1.71 ERA over his past four starts against the Yankees.
2016/04/30
OF
Puig, Yasiel
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers OF Yasiel Puig is out of the lineup Saturday, April 30, with OF Enrique Hernandez hitting sixth.
2016/04/30
OF
Rasmus, Colby
HOU
Houston Astros OF Carlos Gomez is not in the starting lineup against Oakland Athletics SP Jesse Hahn Saturday, April 30. OF Colby Rasmus will bat cleanup and play center field, while OF Preston Tucker will bat seventh and start in left field.
2016/04/30
OF
Reimold, Nolan
BAL
Baltimore Orioles 1B Pedro Alvarez is hitting sixth Saturday, April 30, with OF Nolan Reimold out of the lineup.
2016/04/30
OF
Rickard, Joey
BAL
Baltimore Orioles 3B Manny Machado is leading off Saturday, April 30, with OF Joey Rickard out of the lineup.
2016/04/30
C
Rivera, Rene
NYM
New York Mets C Rene Rivera will start behind the plate and bat eighth against San Francisco Giants SP Matt Cain Saturday, April 30.
2016/04/30
SS
Rollins, Jimmy
CWS
Chicago White Sox OF Avisail Garcia and SS Jimmy Rollins are not in the starting lineup against Baltimore Orioles SP Kevin Gausman Saturday, April 30. INF Tyler Saladino will bat second and play shortstop, while OF Jerry Sands will bat seventh and serve as the designated hitter.
2016/04/30
OF
Rosario, Eddie
MIN
Minnesota Twins OF Oswaldo Arcia and C Kurt Suzuki are not in the starting lineup against Detroit Tigers SP Jordan Zimmermann Saturday, April 30. OF Eddie Rosario will start in left field and is batting eighth, while C J.R. Murphy will start at catcher and is batting ninth.
2016/04/30
SP
Ross, Joe
WSH
Washington Nationals SP Joe Ross allowed a run on six hits in six innings Saturday, April 30, to beat the St. Louis Cardinals. He has allowed two runs in 22 2/3 innings for a 0.79 ERA on the season.
2016/04/30
SS
Saladino, Tyler
CWS
Chicago White Sox OF Avisail Garcia and SS Jimmy Rollins are not in the starting lineup against Baltimore Orioles SP Kevin Gausman Saturday, April 30. INF Tyler Saladino will bat second and play shortstop, while OF Jerry Sands will bat seventh and serve as the designated hitter.
2016/04/30
C
Saltalamacchia, Jarrod
DET
Detroit Tigers C Jarrod Saltalamacchia is back in the starting lineup against Minnesota Twins SP Tyler Duffey Saturday, April 30, batting seventh.
2016/04/30
OF
Sands, Jerry
CWS
Chicago White Sox OF Avisail Garcia and SS Jimmy Rollins are not in the starting lineup against Baltimore Orioles SP Kevin Gausman Saturday, April 30. INF Tyler Saladino will bat second and play shortstop, while OF Jerry Sands will bat seventh and serve as the designated hitter.
2016/04/30
OF
Saunders, Michael
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays OF Michael Saunders worked in the leadoff spot Saturday, April 30, against the Tampa Bay Rays. He is hitting .333 in 10 games as a leadoff hitter. He replaced OF Michael Pillar, who has hit just .188 in 12 games at the top of the order, and .364 in 12 games since moving down.
2016/04/30
3B
Seager, Kyle
SEA
Seattle Mariners 3B Kyle Seager went 2-for-3 with a three-run home run, a walk and two runs scored Saturday, April 30, against the Kansas City Royals.
2016/04/30
SP
Shoemaker, Matt
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Matt Shoemaker allowed seven runs over just 2 1/3 innings Saturday, April 30, against the Texas Rangers while recording just one strikeout.
2016/04/30
SP
Simon, Alfredo
CIN
Cincinnati Reds SP Alfredo Simon dropped to 0-3 on the year in a 5-1 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday, April 30. Simon allowed three runs in over six innings, walked four and struck out four.
2016/04/30
SP
Skaggs, Tyler
LAA
Updating a previous report, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Tyler Skaggs (shoulder, elbow) will travel to Los Angeles to get evaluated by the club Monday, May 2, because he has been experiencing tightness in his throwing shoulder recently.
2016/04/30
OF
Smith, Seth
SEA
Seattle Mariners OF Seth Smith went 2-for-5 with a solo home run Saturday, April 30, against the Kansas City Royals.
2016/04/30
SS
Story, Trevor
COL
Colorado Rockies SS Trevor Story went 2-for-4 with one home run and two RBI against the Arizona Diamondbacks Friday, April 29. His 10 home runs in April has tied an MLB record for most home runs in April by a rookie.
2016/04/30
C
Suzuki, Kurt
MIN
Minnesota Twins OF Oswaldo Arcia and C Kurt Suzuki are not in the starting lineup against Detroit Tigers SP Jordan Zimmermann Saturday, April 30. OF Eddie Rosario will start in left field and is batting eighth, while C J.R. Murphy will start at catcher and is batting ninth.
2016/04/30
SP
Teheran, Julio
ATL
Atlanta Braves SP Julio Teheran will start against the Chicago Cubs Sunday, May 1. He was originally scheduled to pitch Saturday, April 30, but the game was rained out.
2016/04/30
SS
Tejada, Ruben
STL
St. Louis Cardinals SS Aledmys Diaz is not in the starting lineup against Washington Nationals SP Joe Ross Saturday, April 30. SS Ruben Tejada will start at shortstop and is batting seventh in the lineup.
2016/04/30
C
Thole, Josh
TOR
Toronto Blue Jays C Russell Martin (neck) is not in the starting lineup against Tampa Bay Rays SP Chris Archer Saturday, April 30. C Josh Thole will bat ninth and start behind the plate.
2016/04/30
2B
Tomlinson, Kelby
SF
San Francisco Giants 2B Joe Panik is not in the starting lineup against New York Mets SP Jacob deGrom Saturday, April 30. INF Kelby Tomlinson will bat eighth and play second base.
2016/04/30
OF
Tucker, Preston
HOU
Houston Astros OF Carlos Gomez is not in the starting lineup against Oakland Athletics SP Jesse Hahn Saturday, April 30. OF Colby Rasmus will bat cleanup and play center field, while OF Preston Tucker will bat seventh and start in left field.
2016/04/30
3B
Valbuena, Luis
HOU
Houston Astros 3B Luis Valbuena and C Jason Castro are back in the starting lineup against Oakland Athletics SP Jesse Hahn Saturday, April 30, batting eighth and ninth, respectively.
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3B
Valencia, Danny
OAK
Oakland Athletics 3B Danny Valencia (hamstring) will have a three-game rehab assignment before rejoining the team, manager Bob Melvin said Saturday, April 30.
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C
Vazquez, Christian
BOS
Boston Red Sox C Christian Vazquez is in the starting lineup against New York Yankees SP Michael Pineda Saturday, April 30, batting eighth.
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SP
Ventura, Yordano
KC
Kansas City Royals SP Yordano Ventura allowed five earned runs, three hits and six walks over just four innings in a loss Saturday, April 30, against the Seattle Mariners.
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C
Vogt, Stephen
OAK
Oakland Athletics C Stephen Vogt is not in the starting lineup against Houston Astros SP Chris Devenski Saturday, April 30. C Josh Phegley will start behind the plate and bat eighth.
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SP
Walker, Taijuan
SEA
Seattle Mariners SP Taijuan Walker is scheduled to start Saturday, April 30, against the Kansas City Royals. He has allowed two or fewer runs while pitching at least six innings in each of his past four outings.
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OF
Walsh, Colin
MIL
Milwaukee Brewers 3B Colin Walsh will bat sixth and play third base against Miami Marlins SP Wei-Yin Chen Saturday, April 30. INF Aaron Hill, who played the hot corner Friday, April 29, will slide over to second base Saturday and bat seventh.
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OF
Werth, Jayson
WSH
Washington Nationals OF Jayson Werth homered and drove in four runs Saturday, April 30.
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C
Wieters, Matt
BAL
Baltimore Orioles C Matt Wieters played in the second game in a back-to-back situation for the first time this season Saturday, April 30, against the Chicago White Sox. Manager Buck Showalter reported that Wieters felt good.
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2B
Wong, Kolten
STL
St. Louis Cardinals 2B Kolten Wong (illness) is in the starting lineup against the Washington Nationals SP Joe Ross Saturday, April 30, and is batting eighth in the lineup.
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3B
Wright, David
NYM
New York Mets 3B David Wright is not in the starting lineup against San Francisco Giants SP Matt Cain Saturday, April 30. INF Wilmer Flores will bat seventh and play the hot corner.
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SP
Zimmermann, Jordan
DET
Detroit Tigers SP Jordan Zimmermann allowed a run on six hits and struck out seven over seven innings to beat the Minnesota Twins Saturday, April 30.
2016/04/30
SP
deGrom, Jacob
NYM
New York Mets RP Jacob deGrom allowed three runs, all unearned, and allowed two hits in six innings Saturday, April 30, in a 6-5 win over the San Francisco Giants. He has a 1.02 earned run average.