MLB Injuries


Updated Pos Player Tm Injury Latest Information
2014/08/21 2B Adrianza, Ehire SF hamstring San Francisco Giants 2B Ehire Adrianza (hamstring) is unlikely to return before the end of September, according to manager Bruce Bochy.
2014/08/21 SP Bailey, Homer CIN elbow Cincinnati Reds SP Homer Bailey (elbow) will have an ultrasound Friday, Aug. 22. He does not have a timetable for when he will be able to begin throwing again.
2014/08/21 1B Belt, Brandon SF concussion San Francisco Giants 1B Brandon Belt (concussion) said he is definitely planning to play again this season. Belt noted he will be re-evaluated in three weeks.
2014/08/21 1B Belt, Brandon SF concussion San Francisco Giants 1B Brandon Belt (concussion) will hopefully play in September, according to manager Bruce Bochy. Bochy noted it will be challenging to find Belt competitive at-bats with the minor league season over.
2014/08/21 OF Beltran, Carlos NYY elbow New York Yankees OF Carlos Beltran (elbow) is not in the lineup Thursday, Aug. 21. OF Zelous Wheeler is starting in his place at designated hitter.
2014/08/21 RP Benoit, Joaquin SD shoulder San Diego Padres RP Joaquin Benoit (shoulder) threw long toss, and he pitched off the mound in the bullpen Thursday, Aug. 21. Benoit is dealing with a sore right shoulder.
2014/08/21 RP Benoit, Joaquin SD shoulder San Diego Padres RP Joaquin Benoit (shoulder) could return to action as early as Friday, Aug. 22, and will "for sure" be back by Saturday, Aug. 23, according to manager Bud Black.
2014/08/21 1B Cabrera, Miguel DET ankle Detroit Tigers 1B Miguel Cabrera (ankle) aggravated an old ankle injury and is starting at designated hitter Thursday, Aug. 21. Manager Brad Ausmus said the injury is "a small concern."
2014/08/22 RP Chapman, Aroldis CIN shoulder Cincinnati Reds CL Aroldis Chapman (shoulder) returned to action throwing a scoreless frame Thursday, Aug. 21.
2014/08/21 C Corporan, Carlos HOU thumb Houston Astros C Carlos Corporan (thumb) has been dealing with a thumb injury he suffered in June. The injury has affected the way he has swung the bat, especially from the left side. He has been trying to wear extra padding on the thumb and holding the bat a different way.
2014/08/21 OF Craig, Allen BOS foot Boston Red Sox OF Allen Craig (foot) was officially activated from the disabled list Thursday, Aug. 21. In a corresponding move, OF Alex Hassan was optioned.
2014/08/21 OF Craig, Allen BOS foot Boston Red Sox OF Allen Craig (foot) is batting fifth as the designated hitter Thursday, Aug. 21, against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.
2014/08/21 OF Cuddyer, Michael COL hamstring Colorado Rockies OF Michael Cuddyer (hamstring) was placed on revocable waivers Sunday, Aug. 17, but was pulled off after experiencing hamstring tightness Tuesday, Aug. 19.
2014/08/21 SP Doubront, Felix CHC calf Chicago Cubs SP Felix Doubront (calf) is scheduled to make a final rehab start for Double-A Tennessee Sunday, Aug. 24.
2014/08/21 C Gomes, Yan CLE illness Updating a previous report, Cleveland Indians C Yan Gomes (illness) will be re-evaluated Friday, Aug. 22. Gomes was hit in the head with a deflected baseball Thursday, Aug. 21. His illness resembled concussion-like symptoms. However, he has not been officially diagnosed with a concussion, yet.
2014/08/21 C Gomes, Yan CLE illness Cleveland Indians Yan Gomes (illness) left the game early Thursday, Aug. 21, due to illness.
2014/08/21 OF Hassan, Alex BOS foot Boston Red Sox OF Allen Craig (foot) was officially activated from the disabled list Thursday, Aug. 21. In a corresponding move, OF Alex Hassan was optioned.
2014/08/21 SP Hudson, Daniel ARI elbow Arizona Diamondbacks SP Daniel Hudson (elbow) could rejoin the team in September as a relief pitcher if he does not have any setbacks during his rehab assignment. Hudson has been the starter in all of his rehab games so far but will he used out of the bullpen when his rehab assignment moves to Triple-A Reno.
2014/08/21 SP Jackson, Edwin CHC lat The Chicago Cubs have placed SP Edwin Jackson (lat) on the 15-day disabled list because of a lat strain. The team also recalled RP Zach Rosscup from Triple-A Iowa.
2014/08/21 SP Jackson, Edwin CHC lat Updating a previous report, Chicago Cubs SP Edwin Jackson (lat) believes he will return to pitch this season.
2014/08/21 3B Middlebrooks, Will BOS hamstring Boston Red Sox 3B Will Middlebrooks (hamstring) is not in the starting lineup Thursday, Aug. 21, against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.
2014/08/21 OF Murphy, David CLE oblique Cleveland Indians OF David Murphy (oblique) is taking part in some core exercises, according to manager Terry Francona.
2014/08/21 1B Napoli, Mike BOS back Boston Red Sox DH David Ortiz and 1B Mike Napoli (back) are out of the starting lineup Thursday, Aug. 21, against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.
2014/08/21 DH Ortiz, David BOS back Boston Red Sox DH David Ortiz and 1B Mike Napoli (back) are out of the starting lineup Thursday, Aug. 21, against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.
2014/08/21 C Perez, Salvador KC knee Kansas City Royals C Salvador Perez's (knee) MRI results on his right knee were negative, according to a source.
2014/08/21 C Perez, Salvador KC knee Kansas City Royals C Salvador Perez (knee) will undergo an MRI Thursday, Aug. 21, to examine the patella tendon in his right knee, which he tweaked a few days ago. Trainer Nick Kenney determined Perez did not suffer structural damage to the joint, according to manager Ned Yost.
2014/08/21 RP Phelps, David NYY elbow New York Yankees SP David Phelps (elbow) is scheduled to play catch Thursday, Aug. 21, and expects to throw off a mound within the next week. Phelps will be used as a reliever when he rejoins the team.
2014/08/21 RP Pimentel, Stolmy PIT ankle Pittsburgh Pirates RP Stolmy Pimentel (ankle) will begin his rehab assignment with Double-A Altoona Thursday, Aug. 21. Pimentel will pitch the first inning of the game Thursday.
2014/08/21 C Posey, Buster SF hip San Francisco Giants C/1B Buster Posey (hip) will play Thursday, Aug. 21, against the Chicago Cubs.
2014/08/21 RP Qualls, Chad HOU back Houston Astros RP Chad Qualls (back) said his back injury is not serious and does not expect to be placed on the 15-day disabled list. He said he had a similar injury earlier this season and it was no big deal. He does not think he will be available to pitch Thursday, Aug. 21.
2014/08/21 SS Ramirez, Hanley LAD oblique Los Angeles Dodgers SS Hanley Ramirez (oblique) is expected to return to the lineup Sunday, Aug. 24, according to manager Don Mattingly.
2014/08/21 SP Richards, Garrett LAA knee Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Garrett Richards (knee) will have surgery Friday, Aug. 22, instead of next week as previously expected.
2014/08/21 SP Richards, Garrett LAA knee Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Garrett Richards (knee) has a torn patellar tendon in his left knee. He will undergo season-ending surgery next week. Richards will miss at least six months.
2014/08/21 SP Richards, Garrett LAA knee Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Garrett Richards (knee) was placed on the 60-day disabled list Thursday, Aug. 21. Richards could miss up to nine months.
2014/08/21 P Rosscup, Zach CHC lat The Chicago Cubs have placed SP Edwin Jackson (lat) on the 15-day disabled list because of a lat strain. The team also recalled RP Zach Rosscup from Triple-A Iowa.
2014/08/21 SP Ryu, Hyun-Jin LAD glute Los Angeles Dodgers Hyun-Jin Ryu (glute) threw off a mound Thursday, Aug. 21.
2014/08/21 C Sanchez, Hector SF concussion, back San Francisco Giants C Hector Sanchez (concussion, back) will hopefully play in September, according to manager Bruce Bochy.
2014/08/21 OF Souza, Steven WSH shoulder Washington Nationals OF Steven Souza (shoulder) is expected to begin a rehab assignment with Single-A Hagerstown Thursday, Aug. 21. He likely will move to Single-A Potomac after a few games.
2014/08/21 1B Swisher, Nick CLE knees Cleveland Indians 1B Nick Swisher (knees) will remain in Los Angeles for the first part of his rehab from arthroscopic knee surgeries. It is not known when he will return to Cleveland.
2014/08/21 SP Tanaka, Masahiro NYY elbow New York Yankees SP Masahiro Tanaka (elbow) will face live hitters in batting practice Saturday, Aug. 23, according to manager Joe Girardi.
2014/08/21 RP Veras, Jose HOU back Houston Astros RP Chad Qualls (back) said his back injury is not serious and does not expect to be placed on the 15-day disabled list. He said he had a similar injury earlier this season and it was no big deal. He does not think he will be available to pitch Thursday, Aug. 21.
2014/08/21 SP Verlander, Justin DET shoulder Detroit Tigers SP Justin Verlander (shoulder) threw a 35-pitch bullpen session Thursday, Aug. 21, and looks ready to start Saturday, Aug. 23.
2014/08/21 SP Verlander, Justin DET shoulder Detroit Tigers SP Justin Verlander (shoulder) is not expected to be on a pitch count if he starts one of the two games Saturday, Aug. 23, according to manager Brad Ausmus.
2014/08/22 SP Verlander, Justin DET shoulder Detroit Tigers SP Justin Verlander (shoulder) could be an option to be converted to closer if the team makes the playoffs. Team president/general manager Dave Dombrowski said the team hasn't discussed any postseason possibility yet.
2014/08/21 1B Votto, Joey CIN quadriceps Cincinnati Reds 1B Joey Votto (quadriceps) still does not have a timetable for his return. He was placed on the disabled list Tuesday, July 8, with a distal strain of his left quadriceps.
2014/08/21 3B Wheeler, Zelous NYY elbow New York Yankees OF Carlos Beltran (elbow) is not in the lineup Thursday, Aug. 21. OF Zelous Wheeler is starting in his place at designated hitter.
2014/08/21 3B Zimmerman, Ryan WSH hamstring Washington Nationals 3B Ryan Zimmerman (hamstring) did some light throwing Thursday, Aug. 21, in order to test his injured hamstring. Zimmerman is still not close to returning and still needs to do some running and hitting before he is ready to return.