MLB Injuries


Updated Pos Player Tm Injury Latest Information
2016/06/27 SS Adames, Cristhian COL finger Colorado Rockies SS Trevor Story (finger) and 2B DJ LeMahieu (knee) are both out of the starting lineup Monday, June 27. SS Cristhian Adames is starting at the 6 and hitting second, while 2B Daniel Descalso starts at second base and is batting sixth against Toronto Blue Jays SP Marco Estrada.
2016/06/27 RP Araujo, Elvis PHI biceps Philadelphia Phillies SP Vincent Velasquez (biceps) was activated off the 15-day disabled list Sunday, June 26. In a corresponding roster move, RP Elvis Araujo was sent to Class AAA Lehigh Valley.
2016/06/27 2B Beckham, Gordon ATL hamstring Atlanta Braves 2B Gordon Beckham (hamstring) started his rehab assignment in the minors and went 0-for-3 Monday, June 27. Manager Brian Snitker said Beckham is around a week away from returning from the disabled list.
2016/06/27 SP Cain, Matt SF hamstring San Francisco Giants SP Matt Cain (hamstring) could be ready for a rehab assignment as early as Friday, July 1. He will have one more throwing session this week.
2016/06/27 SP Darvish, Yu TEX shoulder Texas Rangers SP Yu Darvish (shoulder) is expected to face hitters Wednesday, June 28, in a live batting practice session. He threw his first bullpen session Sunday, June 26, since going on the disabled list June 9.
2016/06/27 SP De La Rosa, Rubby ARI elbow Arizona Diamondbacks SP Rubby De La Rosa (elbow) was scheduled to play catch Monday, June 27, for the first time since going on the 15-day disabled list.
2016/06/27 2B Descalso, Daniel COL finger Colorado Rockies SS Trevor Story (finger) and 2B DJ LeMahieu (knee) are both out of the starting lineup Monday, June 27. SS Cristhian Adames is starting at the 6 and hitting second, while 2B Daniel Descalso starts at second base and is batting sixth against Toronto Blue Jays SP Marco Estrada.
2016/06/27 SS Diaz, Aledmys STL eye St. Louis Cardinals SS Aledmys Diaz (eye) hit a foul ball which bounced off home plate and struck him in the right eye on Monday, June 27, against the Kansas City Royals. Diaz walked off the field with a towel on his face and was taken to the hospital to undergo further testing, although the team does not believe he suffered a fracture to the orbital bone, according to a source.
2016/06/27 OF Dickerson, Corey TB thumb Tampa Bay Rays OF Corey Dickerson (thumb) said Monday, June 27, that the swelling and soreness in his left thumb has subsided enough for him to take batting practice in an indoor cage.
2016/06/27 3B Escobar, Yunel LAA knee Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 3B Yunel Escobar (knee) remains out of the starting lineup Monday, June 27. 3B Jefry Marte is starting in his place at third base and batting sixth versus Houston Astros SP Collin McHugh.
2016/06/27 RP Estevez, Carlos COL knee Colorado Rockies RP Jake McGee (knee) will make a rehab outing for Class A Modesto Tuesday, June 28, and he'll likely return from the disabled list Saturday, July 2. McGee said his arm "feels fresh" after throwing a 25-pitch side session Monday, June 27. McGee will pitch again for Modesto Thursday, June 30. The Rockies will wait to decide if McGee will return to the closer role. RP Carlos Estevez has filled in with McGee injured and has gone 4-for-6 in save opportunities.
2016/06/27 SP Feldman, Scott HOU blister Houston Astros SP Lance McCullers (blister) has been scratched from his start Tuesday, June 28, due to the early development of a blister. SP/RP Scott Feldman will make the start in his place opposite the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.
2016/06/27 SP Feldman, Scott HOU finger Houston Astros SP Scott Feldman will make the spot start Tuesday, June 28, against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in place of the injured SP Lance McCullers (finger).
2016/06/27 3B Freese, David PIT leg Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco (leg) and 1B John Jaso are out of the lineup Monday, June 27. 1B David Freese is hitting second, and OF Sean Rodriguez is hitting seventh. SS Jordy Mercer (head) is back in there leading off after exiting the previous game due to a head ailment.
2016/06/27 SP Gant, John ATL oblique Updating a previous report, Atlanta Braves SP John Gant (oblique) suffered a strained left oblique muscle in his start Monday, June 27, against the Cleveland Indians. Gant will be re-assessed Tuesday, June 28.
2016/06/27 SP Gant, John ATL oblique Atlanta Braves SP John Gant (oblique) had to leave his start Monday, June 27, versus the Cleveland Indians after experiencing discomfort following a pitch made to SP Trevor Bauer. He departed with one runner on and nobody out in the top of the third inning. SP Tyrell Jenkins came in to replace him.
2016/06/27 OF Guyer, Brandon TB hamstring Tampa Bay Rays OFs Brandon Guyer (hamstring) and Steven Souza (hip) are both expected to return during the current homestand. Guyer makes a rehab start for Class A Charlotte Monday, June 27, and he could rejoin the team during the series against the Boston Red Sox. Souza started running Monday for the first time since his injury.
2016/06/27 SP Heaney, Andrew LAA elbow Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Andrew Heaney (elbow) was re-evaluated Monday, June 27, and he did not show any improvement after a stem call injection in late April. He will be re-examined in two weeks.
2016/06/27 SP Holland, Derek TEX shoulder Texas Rangers SP Derek Holland (shoulder) is not with the team during their road trip, and manager Jeff Banister said it's unlikely that Holland will pitch before the All-Star break.
2016/06/27 OF Holt, Brock BOS concussion Boston Red Sox OF/INF Brock Holt (concussion) is still dealing with some symptoms from the concussion he sustained back in May. A specialist feels playing through it would help, but Holt is still not MLB-ready yet.
2016/06/27 1B Jaso, John PIT leg Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco (leg) and 1B John Jaso are out of the lineup Monday, June 27. 1B David Freese is hitting second, and OF Sean Rodriguez is hitting seventh. SS Jordy Mercer (head) is back in there leading off after exiting the previous game due to a head ailment.
2016/06/27 SP Jenkins, Tyrell ATL oblique Atlanta Braves SP John Gant (oblique) had to leave his start Monday, June 27, versus the Cleveland Indians after experiencing discomfort following a pitch made to SP Trevor Bauer. He departed with one runner on and nobody out in the top of the third inning. SP Tyrell Jenkins came in to replace him.
2016/06/27 SP Kershaw, Clayton LAD back Los Angeles Dodgers SP Clayton Kershaw (back) has received treatment for minor back pain, but manager Dave Roberts insisted that the issue did not affect Kershaw's latest performance against the Pittsburgh Pirates Sunday, June 26. Kershaw allowed nine hits and four runs in six innings Sunday, and Roberts called Kershaw's lower back pain an "off-and-on issue." Roberts said Kershaw will "absolutely" make his next start against the Colorado Rockies at home Friday, July 1. Kershaw was on the field Monday, June 27, doing his usual day-after-start workout.
2016/06/27 OF Lagares, Juan NYM thumb New York Mets OF Juan Lagares (thumb) will begin a minor league rehab assignment with Class AA Binghamton Tuesday, June 28.
2016/06/27 2B LeMahieu, DJ COL finger Colorado Rockies SS Trevor Story (finger) and 2B DJ LeMahieu (knee) both will avoid the disabled list after tests showed that they both did not have breaks or tears. LeMahieu said he felt "a lot better today" and is expected to return Tuesday, June 28.
2016/06/27 2B LeMahieu, DJ COL finger Colorado Rockies SS Trevor Story (finger) and 2B DJ LeMahieu (knee) are both out of the starting lineup Monday, June 27. SS Cristhian Adames is starting at the 6 and hitting second, while 2B Daniel Descalso starts at second base and is batting sixth against Toronto Blue Jays SP Marco Estrada.
2016/06/27 3B Marte, Jefry LAA knee Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 3B Yunel Escobar (knee) remains out of the starting lineup Monday, June 27. 3B Jefry Marte is starting in his place at third base and batting sixth versus Houston Astros SP Collin McHugh.
2016/06/27 SP Matz, Steven NYM elbow New York Mets SP Steven Matz (elbow) does not have structural damage in his arm, but he's still dealing with pain. His next start remains up in the air.
2016/06/27 SP Matz, Steven NYM elbow Updating previous reports, New York Mets SP Steven Matz (elbow) will discuss whether to have surgery on his elbow Tuesday, June 28. If he has an operation now, it would be six weeks before he'd be able to resume throwing.
2016/06/27 SP Matz, Steven NYM elbow Updating a previous report, New York Mets SP Steven Matz (elbow) is dealing with a bone spur in his elbow, according to three team sources.
2016/06/27 SP McCullers, Lance HOU finger Houston Astros SP Scott Feldman will make the spot start Tuesday, June 28, against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in place of the injured SP Lance McCullers (finger).
2016/06/27 SP McCullers, Lance HOU blister Houston Astros SP Lance McCullers (blister) has been scratched from his start Tuesday, June 28, due to the early development of a blister. SP/RP Scott Feldman will make the start in his place opposite the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.
2016/06/27 RP McGee, Jake COL knee Colorado Rockies RP Jake McGee (knee) will make a rehab outing for Class A Modesto Tuesday, June 28, and he'll likely return from the disabled list Saturday, July 2. McGee said his arm "feels fresh" after throwing a 25-pitch side session Monday, June 27. McGee will pitch again for Modesto Thursday, June 30. The Rockies will wait to decide if McGee will return to the closer role. RP Carlos Estevez has filled in with McGee injured and has gone 4-for-6 in save opportunities.
2016/06/27 SS Mercer, Jordy PIT leg Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco (leg) and 1B John Jaso are out of the lineup Monday, June 27. 1B David Freese is hitting second, and OF Sean Rodriguez is hitting seventh. SS Jordy Mercer (head) is back in there leading off after exiting the previous game due to a head ailment.
2016/06/27 RP Papelbon, Jonathan WSH intercostal Washington Nationals RP Jonathan Papelbon (intercostal) worked a perfect inning in a minor-league rehab appearance with Class A Potomac Monday, June 27.
2016/06/27 OF Polanco, Gregory PIT leg Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco (leg) and 1B John Jaso are out of the lineup Monday, June 27. 1B David Freese is hitting second, and OF Sean Rodriguez is hitting seventh. SS Jordy Mercer (head) is back in there leading off after exiting the previous game due to a head ailment.
2016/06/27 OF Polanco, Gregory PIT leg Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco (leg) came up as a pinch-hitter for the second straight game Monday, June 27, after not starting in the last four due to a left leg injury. He struck out in the ninth inning.
2016/06/27 C Posey, Buster SF foot San Francisco Giants C Buster Posey (foot) was hit on the outside of his left foot by a bunted foul ball in the fifth inning Sunday, June 26, against the Philadelphia Phillies. Posey was checked by head athletic trainer Dave Groeschner but remained in the game.
2016/06/27 SS Reyes, Jose NYM undefined New York Mets SS Jose Reyes was hitless in three at-bats with a walk in his second minor-league rehab game with Class A Brooklyn Monday, June 27.
2016/06/27 SP Richards, Garrett LAA elbow Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Garrett Richards (elbow) doesn't have any definitive timetable for a possible return this year, but manager Mike Scioscia said they are "encouraged." Richards will be evaluated again in six weeks.
2016/06/27 1B Rodriguez, Sean PIT leg Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco (leg) and 1B John Jaso are out of the lineup Monday, June 27. 1B David Freese is hitting second, and OF Sean Rodriguez is hitting seventh. SS Jordy Mercer (head) is back in there leading off after exiting the previous game due to a head ailment.
2016/06/27 RP Romo, Sergio SF elbow San Francisco Giants RP Sergio Romo (elbow) came out of his latest rehab appearance OK Sunday, June 26, and he will appear in at least one more game for Class A San Jose. The team is being "super cautious" to ensure he's healthy.
2016/06/27 SP Skaggs, Tyler LAA elbow, shoulder Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Tyler Skaggs (elbow, shoulder) is moving his rehab from extended spring training to Class A Inland Empire. He hasn't pitched in a minor league game since April.
2016/06/27 OF Souza, Steven TB hamstring Tampa Bay Rays OFs Brandon Guyer (hamstring) and Steven Souza (hip) are both expected to return during the current homestand. Guyer makes a rehab start for Class A Charlotte Monday, June 27, and he could rejoin the team during the series against the Boston Red Sox. Souza started running Monday for the first time since his injury.
2016/06/27 SS Story, Trevor COL finger Colorado Rockies SS Trevor Story (finger) and 2B DJ LeMahieu (knee) are both out of the starting lineup Monday, June 27. SS Cristhian Adames is starting at the 6 and hitting second, while 2B Daniel Descalso starts at second base and is batting sixth against Toronto Blue Jays SP Marco Estrada.
2016/06/27 SS Story, Trevor COL finger Colorado Rockies SS Trevor Story (finger) and 2B DJ LeMahieu (knee) both will avoid the disabled list after tests showed that they both did not have breaks or tears. LeMahieu said he felt "a lot better today" and is expected to return Tuesday, June 28.
2016/06/27 SP Strasburg, Stephen WSH back Washington Nationals SP Stephen Strasburg (back) went for an MRI Monday, June 27, according to manager Dusty Baker. The results were not available yet.
2016/06/27 SP Velasquez, Vincent PHI biceps Philadelphia Phillies SP Vincent Velasquez (biceps) was activated off the 15-day disabled list Sunday, June 26. In a corresponding roster move, RP Elvis Araujo was sent to Class AAA Lehigh Valley.
2016/06/27 SP Wheeler, Zack NYM elbow New York Mets SP Zack Wheeler (elbow) felt "fine" after having a catch Monday, June 27. There's still nothing on his schedule yet, however.
2016/06/27 SP Wilson, C.J. LAA shoulder Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP C.J. Wilson (shoulder) will go for a second opinion on his left shoulder injury. General manager Billy Eppler said Wilson's shoulder is "not firing" like it should.
2016/06/27 SP Workman, Brandon BOS elbow Boston Red Sox SP Brandon Workman (elbow) threw at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg Monday, June 27. He missed all of the 2015 season after having Tommy John surgery. He is hopeful to begin a minor-league rehab assignment soon.