MLB Injuries


Updated Pos Player Tm Injury Latest Information
2016/05/03 2B Ackley, Dustin NYY hamstring New York Yankees 3B Alex Rodriguez (hamstring) was replaced by 2B Dustin Ackley in the team's game Tuesday, May 3. He appeared to tweak his hamstring running to first base in the fifth inning.
2016/05/03 2B Baez, Javier CHC wrist Chicago Cubs OF Jason Heyward (wrist) remains out of the starting lineup Tuesday, May 3. 3B Kris Bryant moves to right field. 2B/OF Javier Baez is starting at third base and hitting sixth against Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jon Niese. Also, OF Jorge Soler is in the two-hole Tuesday.
2016/05/03 OF Blanco, Gregor SF hamstring San Francisco Giants OF Angel Pagan (hamstring) is out of the lineup again Tuesday, May 3, against the Cincinnati Reds. OF Gregor Blanco is batting eighth against Reds SP John Lamb.
2016/05/02 OF Braun, Ryan MIL undefined Milwaukee Brewers OF Ryan Braun is dealing with what manager Craig Counsell termed "general soreness," after the game Monday, May 2, against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. He said Braun may or may not play in the game Tuesday, May 3.
2016/05/03 RP Britton, Zach BAL ankle Baltimore Orioles RP Zach Britton's (ankle) MRI exam showed no structural damage to his left ankle, and he'll attempt to play catch Tuesday, May 3. Britton said he thinks he should be able to return sometime this week. He's taking it day-to-day. "I feel a lot better (compared to Saturday night)," Britton said. "I think flexibility, range of motion is back. It's just swollen. It's got some bruising, but as long as I can manage the pain, I think that's going to be the biggest issue."
2016/05/03 3B Bryant, Kris CHC wrist Chicago Cubs OF Jason Heyward (wrist) remains out of the starting lineup Tuesday, May 3. 3B Kris Bryant moves to right field. 2B/OF Javier Baez is starting at third base and hitting sixth against Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jon Niese. Also, OF Jorge Soler is in the two-hole Tuesday.
2016/05/03 SS Cozart, Zack CIN knee Cincinnati Reds SS Zack Cozart (knee) is not in the lineup once again Tuesday, May 3, against the San Francisco Giants. Cozart's replacement is SS Ivan De Jesus, who will hit second against Giants SP Jeff Samardzija.
2016/05/03 SP Darvish, Yu TEX elbow Texas Rangers SP Yu Darvish (elbow) threw a 15-pitch bullpen session Tuesday, May 3.
2016/05/03 2B De Jesus, Ivan CIN knee Cincinnati Reds SS Zack Cozart (knee) is not in the lineup once again Tuesday, May 3, against the San Francisco Giants. Cozart's replacement is SS Ivan De Jesus, who will hit second against Giants SP Jeff Samardzija.
2016/05/03 SP Erlin, Robbie SD elbow San Diego Padres SP Robbie Erlin (elbow) will undergo Tommy John surgery to fix a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his elbow, according to manager Andy Green.
2016/05/02 SP Finnegan, Brandon CIN hamstring Cincinnati Reds SP Brandon Finnegan (hamstring) allowed three earned runs, six hits and three walks with four strikeouts over six innings in a no-decision Monday, May 2, against the San Francisco Giants. He said after the outing that he hurt his hamstring in the third inning, but pitched through it. He said he thinks he'll be fine for his next scheduled start.
2016/05/03 OF Garcia, Avisail CWS hamstring Chicago White Sox OF Avisail Garcia (hamstring) remains out of the starting lineup Tuesday, May 3. OF Jerry Sands is the designated hitter and is batting seventh against Boston Red Sox SP Steven Wright.
2016/05/03 OF Garcia, Avisail CWS hamstring Chicago White Sox OF Avisail Garcia (hamstring) said he'll be ready to return to the starting lineup Wednesday, May 4.
2016/05/03 2B Gennett, Scooter MIL oblique Milwaukee Brewers 2B Scooter Gennett (oblique) is doing well a week after straining his oblique. It seems like the 15-day stint on the disabled list should be enough. His potential need for rehab is still to be determined.
2016/05/03 OF Gomez, Carlos HOU rib cage Houston Astros OF Carlos Gomez (rib cage) is back in the starting lineup and is hitting seventh against Minnesota Twins SP Alex Meyer Tuesday, May 3.
2016/05/03 OF Hamilton, Billy CIN thumb Cincinnati Reds OF Billy Hamilton (thumb) exited the team's game Tuesday, May 3, against the San Francisco Giants because of a jammed left thumb. He's had issues with that same thumb dating back to when he made a spectacular catch on April 15.
2016/05/03 OF Heyward, Jason CHC wrist Chicago Cubs OF Jason Heyward (wrist) remains out of the starting lineup Tuesday, May 3. 3B Kris Bryant moves to right field. 2B/OF Javier Baez is starting at third base and hitting sixth against Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jon Niese. Also, OF Jorge Soler is in the two-hole Tuesday.
2016/05/03 OF Heyward, Jason CHC wrist Chicago Cubs OF Jason Heyward (wrist) doesn't think he'll need to go on the disabled list. He started feeling something in his right wrist in the second series of the season against the Arizona Diamondbacks. "I don't think it's a long-term kind of thing by any means, but his wrist is sore," manager Joe Maddon said. "He hasn't said anything, and then finally he said something, so we're trying to react to it right now."
2016/05/03 OF Inciarte, Ender ATL hamstring Atlanta Braves OF Ender Inciarte (hamstring) could be activated off the disabled list Saturday, May 7. The plan is for him to begin a two-game rehab assignment Wednesday, May 4, for Class AAA Gwinnett, before returning to the club.
2016/05/03 RP Johnson, Steven SEA shoulder Seattle Mariners RP Tony Zych (shoulder) was placed on the 15-day disabled list with rotator cuff tendonitis Tuesday, May 3. In a corresponding move, RP Steven Johnson was promoted from the minors.
2016/05/03 OF Kalish, Ryan CHC hamstring Chicago Cubs OF Matt Szczur (hamstring) was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a hamstring strain Tuesday, May 3. OF Ryan Kalish was recalled from Class AAA Iowa in a corresponding move.
2016/05/03 SP Kelly, Joe BOS shoulder Boston Red Sox SP Joe Kelly (shoulder) is scheduled to make a rehab start with Class AAA Pawtucket Friday, May 6. He's expected to make at least two rehab starts.
2016/05/03 SP Lamb, John CIN groin San Francisco Giants 2B Joe Panik (groin) is out of the lineup Tuesday, May 3, against the Cincinnati Reds. 2B Kelby Tomlinson is hitting seventh against Reds SP John Lamb.
2016/05/03 C Martin, Russell TOR neck Toronto Blue Jays C Russell Martin (neck) is affected at the plate by his neck ailment, according to manager John Gibbons. Martin has struck out 31 times in 64 at-bats, which is double his strikeout rate from last season.
2016/05/03 C McCann, James DET ankle Detroit Tigers C James McCann (ankle) was activated from the 15-day disabled list Tuesday, May 3.
2016/05/02 C Mesoraco, Devin CIN shoulder Updating a previous report, Cincinnati Reds C Devin Mesoraco (shoulder) is weighing his options, including playing through a torn labrum. "I'm going to definitely have to get surgery at some point," Mesoraco said Monday, May 2.
2016/05/02 SP Moscot, Jon CIN shoulder Cincinnati Reds SP Jon Moscot (shoulder) is listed as the probable starter for Tuesday, May 3, against the San Francisco Giants. However, he was bothered by soreness in his left shoulder last time out, and the team will decide early in the day whether to let him pitch.
2016/05/03 3B Moustakas, Mike KC thumb Kansas City Royals 3B Mike Moustakas (thumb) is not in the lineup for the second straight day Tuesday, May 3, because of a bruised thumb he sustained in Anaheim, which he then jammed again in Seattle. He might also be out Wednesday, May 4.
2016/05/03 OF Pagan, Angel SF hamstring San Francisco Giants OF Angel Pagan (hamstring) is out of the lineup again Tuesday, May 3, against the Cincinnati Reds. OF Gregor Blanco is batting eighth against Reds SP John Lamb.
2016/05/03 2B Panik, Joe SF groin San Francisco Giants 2B Joe Panik (groin) is out of the lineup Tuesday, May 3, against the Cincinnati Reds. 2B Kelby Tomlinson is hitting seventh against Reds SP John Lamb.
2016/05/03 2B Panik, Joe SF groin San Francisco Giants 2B Joe Panik (groin) added treadmill jogging and agility drills to his activities. He might be available to pinch hit Tuesday, May 3.
2016/05/02 OF Pham, Tommy STL oblique St. Louis Cardinals OF Tommy Pham (oblique) took batting practice for the first time Monday, May 2, and is expected to begin a rehab assignment this week.
2016/05/03 C Plawecki, Kevin NYM shoulder New York Mets C Travis d'Arnaud (shoulder) hasn't done any physical activity a week after going on the 15-day disabled list, and the Mets have no timetable on when he will begin throwing. It's highly unlikely that d'Arnaud comes off the DL when he's eligible May 11. C Kevin Plawecki is doing the majority of catching with d'Arnaud sidelined.
2016/05/02 3B Plouffe, Trevor MIN intercostal The Minnesota Twins activated 3B Trevor Plouffe (intercostal) from the 15-day disabled list Monday, May 2, and optioned INF Jorge Polanco to Class AAA Rochester.
2016/05/03 3B Plouffe, Trevor MIN intercostal Minnesota Twins 3B Trevor Plouffe (intercostal) is back in the starting lineup against Houston Astros SP Collin McHugh Tuesday, May 3.
2016/05/02 SS Polanco, Jorge MIN intercostal The Minnesota Twins activated 3B Trevor Plouffe (intercostal) from the 15-day disabled list Monday, May 2, and optioned INF Jorge Polanco to Class AAA Rochester.
2016/05/03 C Ramos, Wilson WSH personal Washington Nationals C Wilson Ramos (personal) is in the starting lineup and batting seventh Tuesday, May 3, against Kansas City Royals SP Chris R. Young.
2016/05/03 OF Revere, Ben WSH oblique Washington Nationals OF Ben Revere (oblique) is playing for Class AAA Syracuse for the third straight day as part of his rehab assignment Tuesday, May 3. Revere hasn't had any setbacks but still needs to play a full nine innings in the minors before he's activated from the disabled list. Washington is hopeful that Revere can rejoin them during the weekend series with the Chicago Cubs.
2016/05/03 3B Rodriguez, Alex NYY hamstring New York Yankees 3B Alex Rodriguez (hamstring) was replaced by 2B Dustin Ackley in the team's game Tuesday, May 3. He appeared to tweak his hamstring running to first base in the fifth inning.
2016/05/03 SP Rodriguez, Eduardo BOS knee Boston Red Sox SP Eduardo Rodriguez (knee) made his second rehab start Tuesday, May 3, for Class AAA Pawtucket. He went six innings and surrendered three runs on five hits, striking out three and walking none.
2016/05/03 RP Romo, Sergio SF elbow San Francisco Giants RP Sergio Romo (elbow) threw off flat ground from 90 feet Tuesday, May 3.
2016/05/03 SP Samardzija, Jeff SF knee Cincinnati Reds SS Zack Cozart (knee) is not in the lineup once again Tuesday, May 3, against the San Francisco Giants. Cozart's replacement is SS Ivan De Jesus, who will hit second against Giants SP Jeff Samardzija.
2016/05/03 3B Sandoval, Pablo BOS shoulder Confirming a previous item, Boston Red Sox 3B Pablo Sandoval (shoulder) will miss the remainder of the 2016 season following left shoulder surgery.
2016/05/03 3B Sandoval, Pablo BOS shoulder Updating previous reports, Boston Red Sox 3B Pablo Sandoval (shoulder) needs reconstructive surgery on his left shoulder.
2016/05/03 OF Sands, Jerry CWS hamstring Chicago White Sox OF Avisail Garcia (hamstring) remains out of the starting lineup Tuesday, May 3. OF Jerry Sands is the designated hitter and is batting seventh against Boston Red Sox SP Steven Wright.
2016/05/03 OF Santana, Domingo MIL shoulder Milwaukee Brewers OF Domingo Santana (shoulder) is back in the starting lineup and is batting leadoff against Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Nick Tropeano Tuesday, May 3.
2016/05/02 OF Santana, Domingo MIL shoulder Updating a previous report, Milwaukee Brewers OF Domingo Santana (shoulder) developed some tightness behind his shoulder in the area of his latissimus muscle Monday, May 2, according to manager Craig Counsell. Santana will be re-evaluated Tuesday, May 3.
2016/05/03 SP Santana, Ervin MIN back Minnesota Twins SP Ervin Santana (back) will return from the disabled list to start against the Chicago White Sox Saturday, May 7.
2016/05/03 SS Segura, Jean ARI hip Arizona Diamondbacks SS Jean Segura (hip) is out of the starting lineup with a hip issue Tuesday, May 3, but it's not considered serious. Segura could return Wednesday, May 4.
2016/05/02 SP Skaggs, Tyler LAA biceps Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Tyler Skaggs (biceps) returned to Southern California to have an MRI. He is dealing with biceps tendinitis, and will not throw for a week before being re-evaluated.
2016/05/03 RP Smith, Carson BOS forearm Boston Red Sox RP Carson Smith (forearm) was activated from the 15-day disabled list Tuesday, May 3, and he'll be available to pitch Tuesday night.
2016/05/03 OF Soler, Jorge CHC wrist Chicago Cubs OF Jason Heyward (wrist) remains out of the starting lineup Tuesday, May 3. 3B Kris Bryant moves to right field. 2B/OF Javier Baez is starting at third base and hitting sixth against Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jon Niese. Also, OF Jorge Soler is in the two-hole Tuesday.
2016/05/02 OF Szczur, Matt CHC hamstring Updating a previous report, Chicago Cubs OF Matt Szczur (hamstring) is scheduled for an MRI Tuesday, May 3, to check the severity of his hamstring injury.
2016/05/03 OF Szczur, Matt CHC hamstring Chicago Cubs OF Matt Szczur (hamstring) was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a hamstring strain Tuesday, May 3. OF Ryan Kalish was recalled from Class AAA Iowa in a corresponding move.
2016/05/03 2B Tomlinson, Kelby SF groin San Francisco Giants 2B Joe Panik (groin) is out of the lineup Tuesday, May 3, against the Cincinnati Reds. 2B Kelby Tomlinson is hitting seventh against Reds SP John Lamb.
2016/05/03 SP Zych, Tony SEA shoulder Seattle Mariners RP Tony Zych (shoulder) was placed on the 15-day disabled list with rotator cuff tendonitis Tuesday, May 3. In a corresponding move, RP Steven Johnson was promoted from the minors.
2016/05/03 C d'Arnaud, Travis NYM shoulder New York Mets C Travis d'Arnaud (shoulder) hasn't done any physical activity a week after going on the 15-day disabled list, and the Mets have no timetable on when he will begin throwing. It's highly unlikely that d'Arnaud comes off the DL when he's eligible May 11. C Kevin Plawecki is doing the majority of catching with d'Arnaud sidelined.