MLB Injuries


Updated Pos Player Tm Injury Latest Information
2016/05/23 SP Alvarez, Henderson OAK shoulder Oakland Athletics SP Henderson Alvarez (shoulder) will resume throwing Tuesday, May 24. He's missed a week after experiencing shoulder discomfort.
2016/05/23 2B Baez, Javier CHC ribs Chicago Cubs OF Jason Heyward (ribs) remains out of the starting lineup Monday, May 23. 3B Kris Bryant moves to right field and is hitting second, while 2B/OF Javier Baez is at the hot corner and is batting seventh against St. Louis Cardinals SP Adam Wainwright.
2016/05/23 OF Blanco, Gregor SF hamstring San Francisco Giants OF Hunter Pence (hamstring) is out for his third straight game with a hamstring strain Monday, May 23. OF Gregor Blanco is starting in right field and batting eighth against San Diego Padres SP Drew Pomeranz. Also, OF Angel Pagan moves up to fifth in the batting order.
2016/05/23 OF Brantley, Michael CLE shoulder Cleveland Indians OF Michael Brantley (shoulder) will resume swinging Tuesday, May 24, and continue doing so through the team's road trip. He'll be re-evaluated when the Indians return home.
2016/05/23 3B Bryant, Kris CHC ribs Chicago Cubs OF Jason Heyward (ribs) remains out of the starting lineup Monday, May 23. 3B Kris Bryant moves to right field and is hitting second, while 2B/OF Javier Baez is at the hot corner and is batting seventh against St. Louis Cardinals SP Adam Wainwright.
2016/05/23 3B Campbell, Eric NYM back New York Mets OF Michael Conforto and 1B Lucas Duda (back) are not in the starting lineup against Washington Nationals left-handed SP Gio Gonzalez Monday, May 23. OF Juan Lagares is starting in center field and batting second with OF Yoenis Cespedes shifting to left field. 3B Eric Campbell is starting at first base and is batting seventh.
2016/05/23 3B Campbell, Eric NYM back Updating a previous report, New York Mets 1B Lucas Duda (back) will be out four to six weeks with a lower back stress fracture, according to manager Terry Collins. INF Ty Kelly will be part of a committee at first base with 3B Eric Campbell in the short term. SS Wilmer Flores (hamstring) is expected to start the majority of games there once he returns from the disabled list. OF Michael Conforto will also work out at first base in anticipation of playing some games there, according to Collins. 3B David Wright is not a consideration.
2016/05/23 SP Carrasco, Carlos CLE hamstring Cleveland Indians SP Carlos Carrasco (hamstring) threw 50 pitches over three innings during a simulated game Monday, May 23, and is scheduled to throw three innings for Class A Lake County Friday, May 27.
2016/05/23 OF Cespedes, Yoenis NYM back New York Mets OF Michael Conforto and 1B Lucas Duda (back) are not in the starting lineup against Washington Nationals left-handed SP Gio Gonzalez Monday, May 23. OF Juan Lagares is starting in center field and batting second with OF Yoenis Cespedes shifting to left field. 3B Eric Campbell is starting at first base and is batting seventh.
2016/05/23 OF Choo, Shin-Soo TEX hamstring Texas Rangers OF Shin-Soo Choo (hamstring) went back on the disabled list Monday, May 23. He strained his left hamstring while running the bases in his first game back from a previous DL stint Friday, May 20, against the Houston Astros.
2016/05/23 OF Conforto, Michael NYM back Updating a previous report, New York Mets 1B Lucas Duda (back) will be out four to six weeks with a lower back stress fracture, according to manager Terry Collins. INF Ty Kelly will be part of a committee at first base with 3B Eric Campbell in the short term. SS Wilmer Flores (hamstring) is expected to start the majority of games there once he returns from the disabled list. OF Michael Conforto will also work out at first base in anticipation of playing some games there, according to Collins. 3B David Wright is not a consideration.
2016/05/23 OF Conforto, Michael NYM back New York Mets OF Michael Conforto and 1B Lucas Duda (back) are not in the starting lineup against Washington Nationals left-handed SP Gio Gonzalez Monday, May 23. OF Juan Lagares is starting in center field and batting second with OF Yoenis Cespedes shifting to left field. 3B Eric Campbell is starting at first base and is batting seventh.
2016/05/23 OF Davis, Khris OAK forearm Oakland Athletics OF Khris Davis (forearm) will serve as the designated hitter against Seattle Mariners SP Taijuan Walker Monday, May 23. 1B Max Muncy is not in the starting lineup, while OF Jake Smolinski will start at right field and is batting ninth.
2016/05/23 1B Duda, Lucas NYM back Updating a previous report, New York Mets 1B Lucas Duda (back) will be out four to six weeks with a lower back stress fracture, according to manager Terry Collins. INF Ty Kelly will be part of a committee at first base with 3B Eric Campbell in the short term. SS Wilmer Flores (hamstring) is expected to start the majority of games there once he returns from the disabled list. OF Michael Conforto will also work out at first base in anticipation of playing some games there, according to Collins. 3B David Wright is not a consideration.
2016/05/23 1B Duda, Lucas NYM back New York Mets OF Michael Conforto and 1B Lucas Duda (back) are not in the starting lineup against Washington Nationals left-handed SP Gio Gonzalez Monday, May 23. OF Juan Lagares is starting in center field and batting second with OF Yoenis Cespedes shifting to left field. 3B Eric Campbell is starting at first base and is batting seventh.
2016/05/23 1B Duda, Lucas NYM back New York Mets 1B Lucas Duda (back) was placed on the 15-day disabled list Monday, May 23. INF Ty Kelly was recalled from Class AAA Las Vegas in a corresponding move.
2016/05/23 SS Escobar, Eduardo MIN groin Minnesota Twins SS Eduardo Escobar (groin) is back from the disabled list and is starting at shortstop and batting seventh against Kansas City Royals SP Ian Kennedy Monday, May 23.
2016/05/23 SS Escobar, Eduardo MIN groin Minnesota Twins SS Eduardo Escobar (groin) will be activated from the 15-day disabled list Monday, May 23.
2016/05/23 SS Flores, Wilmer NYM back Updating a previous report, New York Mets 1B Lucas Duda (back) will be out four to six weeks with a lower back stress fracture, according to manager Terry Collins. INF Ty Kelly will be part of a committee at first base with 3B Eric Campbell in the short term. SS Wilmer Flores (hamstring) is expected to start the majority of games there once he returns from the disabled list. OF Michael Conforto will also work out at first base in anticipation of playing some games there, according to Collins. 3B David Wright is not a consideration.
2016/05/23 3B Freese, David PIT hand Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Jung Ho Kang (hand) is out of the lineup Monday, May 23, with 3B David Freese hitting fifth.
2016/05/23 OF Gordon, Alex KC hand Kansas City Royals OF Alex Gordon's (hand) fracture is non-displaced and non-surgical, which is why he's estimated to be out three to four weeks. He'll be re-evaluated in 10 days.
2016/05/23 OF Gordon, Alex KC hand Kansas City Royals OF Alex Gordon (hand) will be placed on the disabled list Monday, May 23, with a broken bone in his right hand. The 32-year-old sustained the injury on Sunday, May 22, when he collided with 3B Mike Moustakas in foul territory. He's expected to miss three to four weeks.
2016/05/23 OF Hamilton, Josh TEX knee Texas Rangers OF Josh Hamilton (knee) got a second opinion on his knee. He's set to have surgery on June 8, and will be out for the remainder of the 2016 season.
2016/05/23 2B Herrera, Dilson NYM back New York Mets 1B Dominic Smith, the team's first-round pick in 2013, is not a candidate to be promoted to the major leagues with 1B Lucas Duda (back) injured, according to manager Terry Collins. Smith is only 20 years old and has less than two months of experience at Class AA. 2B Dilson Herrera was also considered for a call-up, but shifting 2B Neil Walker to first base wasn't an option.
2016/05/23 OF Heyward, Jason CHC ribs Chicago Cubs OF Jason Heyward (ribs) said he has "dull soreness" on his side, but added, "I love how I'm feeling. I have complete confidence to test it."
2016/05/23 OF Heyward, Jason CHC ribs Chicago Cubs OF Jason Heyward (ribs) remains out of the starting lineup Monday, May 23. 3B Kris Bryant moves to right field and is hitting second, while 2B/OF Javier Baez is at the hot corner and is batting seventh against St. Louis Cardinals SP Adam Wainwright.
2016/05/23 3B Kang, Jung Ho PIT hand Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Jung Ho Kang (hand) is out of the lineup Monday, May 23, with 3B David Freese hitting fifth.
2016/05/23 INF Kelly, Ty NYM back Updating a previous report, New York Mets 1B Lucas Duda (back) will be out four to six weeks with a lower back stress fracture, according to manager Terry Collins. INF Ty Kelly will be part of a committee at first base with 3B Eric Campbell in the short term. SS Wilmer Flores (hamstring) is expected to start the majority of games there once he returns from the disabled list. OF Michael Conforto will also work out at first base in anticipation of playing some games there, according to Collins. 3B David Wright is not a consideration.
2016/05/23 INF Kelly, Ty NYM back New York Mets 1B Lucas Duda (back) was placed on the 15-day disabled list Monday, May 23. INF Ty Kelly was recalled from Class AAA Las Vegas in a corresponding move.
2016/05/23 OF Kiermaier, Kevin TB hand Tampa Bay Rays OF Kevin Kiermaier (hand) will have surgery Tuesday, May 24, and is likely to be out eight to 10 weeks.
2016/05/23 OF Lagares, Juan NYM back New York Mets OF Michael Conforto and 1B Lucas Duda (back) are not in the starting lineup against Washington Nationals left-handed SP Gio Gonzalez Monday, May 23. OF Juan Lagares is starting in center field and batting second with OF Yoenis Cespedes shifting to left field. 3B Eric Campbell is starting at first base and is batting seventh.
2016/05/23 OF Merrifield, Whit KC knee Kansas City Royals 3B Mike Moustakas (knee) is not in the starting lineup Monday, May 23. 2B Whit Merrifield is starting at third base and batting second against Minnesota Twins SP Ricky Nolasco.
2016/05/23 3B Moustakas, Mike KC knee Kansas City Royals 3B Mike Moustakas (knee) is not in the starting lineup Monday, May 23. 2B Whit Merrifield is starting at third base and batting second against Minnesota Twins SP Ricky Nolasco.
2016/05/23 1B Muncy, Max OAK forearm Oakland Athletics OF Khris Davis (forearm) will serve as the designated hitter against Seattle Mariners SP Taijuan Walker Monday, May 23. 1B Max Muncy is not in the starting lineup, while OF Jake Smolinski will start at right field and is batting ninth.
2016/05/23 OF Pagan, Angel SF hamstring San Francisco Giants OF Hunter Pence (hamstring) is out for his third straight game with a hamstring strain Monday, May 23. OF Gregor Blanco is starting in right field and batting eighth against San Diego Padres SP Drew Pomeranz. Also, OF Angel Pagan moves up to fifth in the batting order.
2016/05/23 OF Pagan, Angel SF hamstring San Francisco Giants OF Angel Pagan (hamstring) is scheduled to undergo an MRI Tuesday, May 24, after injuring his hamstring Monday, May 23.
2016/05/23 OF Pence, Hunter SF hamstring Updating a previous report, San Francisco Giants OF Hunter Pence's (hamstring) MRI exam showed a mild strain of his hamstring. He will hit on the field Monday, May 23, and the team isn't ruling out getting him into the lineup.
2016/05/23 OF Pence, Hunter SF hamstring San Francisco Giants OF Hunter Pence (hamstring) is out for his third straight game with a hamstring strain Monday, May 23. OF Gregor Blanco is starting in right field and batting eighth against San Diego Padres SP Drew Pomeranz. Also, OF Angel Pagan moves up to fifth in the batting order.
2016/05/23 OF Reddick, Josh OAK thumb Oakland Athletics OF Josh Reddick's (thumb) fracture in his thumb is not in the joint, but rather closer to the tip. That equals about four weeks of recovery, which is towards the lower end of expectations.
2016/05/23 RP Romo, Sergio SF forearm San Francisco Giants RP Sergio Romo (forearm) is set to begin his rehab with Class AAA Sacramento Monday, May 23, and make additional appearances with them every other day until Monday, May 30, when he is expected to rejoin the team if there are no setbacks. He'll "largely" be the eighth inning guy again.
2016/05/23 RP Romo, Sergio SF forearm San Francisco Giants RP Sergio Romo (forearm) will start his rehab assignment with Class AAA Sacramento Monday, May 23.
2016/05/23 1B Smith, Dominic NYM back New York Mets 1B Dominic Smith, the team's first-round pick in 2013, is not a candidate to be promoted to the major leagues with 1B Lucas Duda (back) injured, according to manager Terry Collins. Smith is only 20 years old and has less than two months of experience at Class AA. 2B Dilson Herrera was also considered for a call-up, but shifting 2B Neil Walker to first base wasn't an option.
2016/05/23 RP Smith, Will MIL knee Updating previous reports, Milwaukee Brewers RP Will Smith (knee) will report to Class A Brevard County Tuesday, May 24, to begin his rehab assignment.
2016/05/23 OF Smolinski, Jake OAK forearm Oakland Athletics OF Khris Davis (forearm) will serve as the designated hitter against Seattle Mariners SP Taijuan Walker Monday, May 23. 1B Max Muncy is not in the starting lineup, while OF Jake Smolinski will start at right field and is batting ninth.
2016/05/23 OF Stubbs, Drew TEX toe Texas Rangers OF Drew Stubbs (toe) was placed on the disabled list Monday, May 23.
2016/05/23 OF Suzuki, Ichiro MIA back Miami Marlins OF Christian Yelich (back) remains out of the starting lineup Monday, May 23. OF Ichiro Suzuki is playing left field again and is batting leadoff against Tampa Bay Rays SP Matt Moore.
2016/05/23 OF Upton, Justin DET quadriceps Detroit Tigers OF Justin Upton (quadriceps) was scratched from the starting lineup with right quadriceps tightness Monday, May 23.
2016/05/23 SP Vogelsong, Ryan PIT head Pittsburgh Pirates SP Ryan Vogelsong (head) was removed from his start early after taking a ball to the head while batting in the bottom of the second inning against the Colorado Rockies Monday, May 23. He was carted off the field.
2016/05/23 SP Vogelsong, Ryan PIT eye Pittsburgh Pirates SP Ryan Vogelsong (eye) injured his left eye when he was hit by a pitch Monday, May 23, according to team trainer Todd Tomczyk. He's at a local hospital.
2016/05/23 2B Walker, Neil NYM back New York Mets 1B Dominic Smith, the team's first-round pick in 2013, is not a candidate to be promoted to the major leagues with 1B Lucas Duda (back) injured, according to manager Terry Collins. Smith is only 20 years old and has less than two months of experience at Class AA. 2B Dilson Herrera was also considered for a call-up, but shifting 2B Neil Walker to first base wasn't an option.
2016/05/23 SP Wheeler, Zack NYM elbow New York Mets SP Zack Wheeler (elbow) threw off the slope of a mound Monday, May 23, and should start doing advance bullpen sessions in the next couple of weeks.
2016/05/23 3B Wright, David NYM back Updating a previous report, New York Mets 1B Lucas Duda (back) will be out four to six weeks with a lower back stress fracture, according to manager Terry Collins. INF Ty Kelly will be part of a committee at first base with 3B Eric Campbell in the short term. SS Wilmer Flores (hamstring) is expected to start the majority of games there once he returns from the disabled list. OF Michael Conforto will also work out at first base in anticipation of playing some games there, according to Collins. 3B David Wright is not a consideration.
2016/05/23 OF Yelich, Christian MIA back Miami Marlins OF Christian Yelich (back) remains out of the starting lineup Monday, May 23. OF Ichiro Suzuki is playing left field again and is batting leadoff against Tampa Bay Rays SP Matt Moore.
2016/05/23 SP Zimmermann, Jordan DET groin Detroit Tigers SP Jordan Zimmermann (groin) is not expected to make his next start against the Oakland Athletics, according to manager Brad Ausmus. After that Zimmermann will be listed as day-to-day.
2016/05/23 SP Zimmermann, Jordan DET groin Updating a previous report, Detroit Tigers SP Jordan Zimmermann (groin) was diagnosed with a Grade 1 groin strain, which is the mildest possible strain. He could avoid the disabled list but has been ruled out for his next start scheduled for Friday, May 27. Manager Brad Ausmus has been optimistic about Zimmermann's prognosis.
2016/05/23 C d'Arnaud, Travis NYM shoulder New York Mets C Travis d'Arnaud (shoulder) has resumed throwing in California and will head to Florida later this week to increase his baseball activities.