MLB Injuries


Updated Pos Player Tm Injury Latest Information
2015/07/07 SP Beachy, Brandon LAD elbow Los Angeles Dodgers SP Brandon Beachy (elbow), who hit 93 mph in a rehab start Monday, July 6, is a candidate to start Saturday, July 11.
2015/07/07 RP Betances, Dellin NYY forearm New York Yankees RP Andrew Miller (forearm), who threw a scoreless inning with Class AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Monday, July 6, is likely to be activated from the disabled list before the game Wednesday, July 8, according to manager Joe Girardi. Miller allowed two hits and struck out one in an inning of work Monday. Girardi said Miller will immediately resume his role as the team's closer, with RP Dellin Betances sliding back to the eighth-inning setup role.
2015/07/06 SP Buehrle, Mark TOR ankle Toronto Blue Jays SP Mark Buehrle (ankle) was hit in the ankle by a comebacker during his complete game loss against the Chicago White Sox Monday, July 6. He had X-rays after the game and they were negative.
2015/07/07 OF Cain, Lorenzo KC hamstring Kansas City Royals OF Lorenzo Cain (hamstring) is out of the lineup Tuesday, July 7, in Game 1 of a doubleheader with OF Paulo Orlando in there.
2015/07/07 OF Cain, Lorenzo KC hamstring Kansas City Royals OF Lorenzo Cain (hamstring) is out for Game 2 of the team's doubleheader Tuesday, July 7. OF Jarrod Dyson will start in center field again and hit ninth against Tampa Bay Rays SP Matt Andriese.
2015/07/07 3B Carpenter, Matt STL head St. Louis Cardinals 2B Kolten Wong (head) suffered a head contusion in Game 1 of the doubleheader against the Chicago Cubs Tuesday, July 7, and he's sitting out of Game 2. Wong suffered the injury making a leaping catch in shallow right field. He felt dizzy and walked off with a trainer due to a headache. Wong said he passed concussion tests, but manager Mike Matheny had not confirmed it. "I checked out fine," Wong said. "I was a little slow on some parts, but that just happens when you hit your head. I told them I don't feel concussed at all. I don't feel out of it. I have a little headache, but that's about it." 3B Matt Carpenter is starting at second base in Game 2.
2015/07/07 OF Cuddyer, Michael NYM knee New York Mets OF Michael Cuddyer (knee) is healthy enough to play Tuesday, July 7, against the San Francisco Giants, according to manager Terry Collins, but he won't start. OF John Mayberry Jr. will start in left field and hit sixth in the order against RHP Matt Cain.
2015/07/07 OF Davis, Khris MIL knee Milwaukee Brewers OF Khris Davis (knee) was activated from the disabled list Tuesday, July 7, and he is starting in left field and hitting seventh in the order against Atlanta Braves SP Manny Banuelos. OF Gerardo Parra is starting on the bench.
2015/07/07 OF Dyson, Jarrod KC hamstring Kansas City Royals OF Lorenzo Cain (hamstring) is out for Game 2 of the team's doubleheader Tuesday, July 7. OF Jarrod Dyson will start in center field again and hit ninth against Tampa Bay Rays SP Matt Andriese.
2015/07/07 OF Ellsbury, Jacoby NYY knee New York Yankees OF Jacoby Ellsbury (knee) went 2-for-13 in four rehab games with Class A Tampa and is likely to be activated from the disabled list in time for the game Wednesday, July 8. He will resume his old duties as the team's leadoff hitter and center fielder.
2015/07/06 3B Escobar, Yunel WSH undisclosed Washington Nationals SS Yunel Escobar (undisclosed) was lifted from the game Monday, July 6, against the Cincinnati Reds due to an apparent lower body injury. He was stretching his legs on the base paths before departing.
2015/07/06 3B Escobar, Yunel WSH hamstring Updating a previous report, Washington Nationals 3B Yunel Escobar (hamstring) left the game Monday, July 6, against the Cincinnati Reds due to tightness in his left hamstring.
2015/07/07 3B Escobar, Yunel WSH hamstring Washington Nationals 3B Yunel Escobar (hamstring) is not starting Tuesday, July 7, against the Cincinnati Reds. 2B Danny Espinosa has shifted over to third for this game, and 2B Dan Uggla is at second base.
2015/07/07 2B Espinosa, Danny WSH hamstring Washington Nationals 3B Yunel Escobar (hamstring) is not starting Tuesday, July 7, against the Cincinnati Reds. 2B Danny Espinosa has shifted over to third for this game, and 2B Dan Uggla is at second base.
2015/07/06 OF Gomez, Carlos MIL wrist Milwaukee Brewers OF Carlos Gomez (wrist) returned to the lineup Monday, July 6, against the Atlanta Braves. He went 1-for-4 with an RBI.
2015/07/07 SP Gonzales, Marco STL shoulder St. Louis Cardinals SP Marco Gonzales (shoulder) will begin a rehab assignment Friday, July 10, and could be ready by July 25. He'll likely start for Class A Palm Beach and throw 35-40 pitches first.
2015/07/07 SS Gonzalez, Marwin HOU toe Houston Astros 3B Luis Valbuena (toe) is not playing Tuesday, July 7, against the Cleveland Indians. SS Marwin Gonzalez gets the start.
2015/07/07 2B Hernandez, Cesar PHI ankle Philadelphia Phillies 2B Chase Utley (ankle) won't be guaranteed the starting second base job when he returns, according to general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. "Not for me he's not," Amaro said. "Cesar Hernandez is our best second baseman."
2015/07/06 OF Holliday, Matt STL quadriceps, illness St. Louis Cardinals OF Matt Holliday (quadriceps, illness) was scheduled to test his quadriceps injury with running and agility drills Monday, July 6. However, he was sent home to the team's hotel as he battles a virus.
2015/07/06 SP Iglesias, Raisel CIN oblique Cincinnati Reds SP Raisel Iglesias (oblique) is likely to make at least one more minor-league rehab start for Class AAA Louisville, manager Bryan Price said Monday, July 6. Iglesias threw 68 pitches Sunday, July 5, in his latest outing.
2015/07/07 C Jaso, John TB wrist Tampa Bay Rays C John Jaso (wrist) will serve as the designated hitter and hit leadoff in his return to the lineup Tuesday, July 7, against the Kansas City Royals and RHP Edinson Volquez.
2015/07/07 C Jaso, John TB finger Tampa Bay Rays OF Steven Souza (finger) was placed on the 15-day disabled list, while C John Jaso (wrist) was activated from the 60-day disabled list Tuesday, July 7. Souza is eligible to return July 21.
2015/07/06 SP Lincecum, Tim SF forearm San Francisco Giants SP Tim Lincecum (forearm) was able to play catch Monday, July 6, as he makes his way back from a forearm contusion.
2015/07/07 OF Marte, Starling PIT oblique Pittsburgh Pirates OF Starling Marte (oblique) is not playing Tuesday, July 7, against the San Diego Padres. 1B Sean Rodriguez is playing instead.
2015/07/07 OF Mayberry Jr., John NYM knee New York Mets OF Michael Cuddyer (knee) is healthy enough to play Tuesday, July 7, against the San Francisco Giants, according to manager Terry Collins, but he won't start. OF John Mayberry Jr. will start in left field and hit sixth in the order against RHP Matt Cain.
2015/07/07 3B Middlebrooks, Will SD ankle San Diego Padres 3B Will Middlebrooks (ankle) is back in the starting lineup against Pittsburgh Pirates SP Francisco Liriano Tuesday, July 7. Middlebrooks is hitting sixth in the batting order.
2015/07/06 RP Miller, Andrew NYY forearm New York Yankees RP Andrew Miller (forearm) allowed two hits and struck out one in an inning of work at Class AAA Scranton/Wilkes Barre Monday, July 6.
2015/07/07 RP Miller, Andrew NYY forearm New York Yankees RP Andrew Miller (forearm), who threw a scoreless inning with Class AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Monday, July 6, is likely to be activated from the disabled list before the game Wednesday, July 8, according to manager Joe Girardi. Miller allowed two hits and struck out one in an inning of work Monday. Girardi said Miller will immediately resume his role as the team's closer, with RP Dellin Betances sliding back to the eighth-inning setup role.
2015/07/06 SP Nolasco, Ricky MIN ankle Minnesota Twins SP Ricky Nolasco (ankle) will have ankle surgery Monday, July 6. There is no timetable for his return.
2015/07/07 SP Odorizzi, Jake TB oblique Tampa Bay Rays SP Jake Odorizzi (oblique) made his final rehab start Monday, July 6, at Class A Charlotte allowing two hits over 5 2/3 shutout innings. He threw 73 pitches, 51 of which were strikes, and he said he felt good.
2015/07/07 OF Orlando, Paulo KC hamstring Kansas City Royals OF Lorenzo Cain (hamstring) is out of the lineup Tuesday, July 7, in Game 1 of a doubleheader with OF Paulo Orlando in there.
2015/07/07 RP Osuna, Roberto TOR back Toronto Blue Jays RP Roberto Osuna (back) reported no lingering problems Monday, July 6, after feeling pain on the lower right side of his back Sunday, July 5.
2015/07/07 OF Parra, Gerardo MIL knee Milwaukee Brewers OF Khris Davis (knee) was activated from the disabled list Tuesday, July 7, and he is starting in left field and hitting seventh in the order against Atlanta Braves SP Manny Banuelos. OF Gerardo Parra is starting on the bench.
2015/07/07 OF Pence, Hunter SF wrist San Francisco Giants OF Hunter Pence (wrist) was activated from the disabled list Tuesday, July 7, and he is hitting cleanup against New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon.
2015/07/07 P Reyes, Alex STL shoulder St. Louis Cardinals SP Alex Reyes (shoulder) is on the disabled list in the minors with shoulder soreness. He has had several scans, which revealed no structural damage. He won't pitch in the Futures Game because of the issue.
2015/07/07 1B Rodriguez, Sean PIT oblique Pittsburgh Pirates OF Starling Marte (oblique) is not playing Tuesday, July 7, against the San Diego Padres. 1B Sean Rodriguez is playing instead.
2015/07/07 OF Souza, Steven TB finger Tampa Bay Rays OF Steven Souza (finger) was placed on the 15-day disabled list, while C John Jaso (wrist) was activated from the 60-day disabled list Tuesday, July 7. Souza is eligible to return July 21.
2015/07/07 OF Souza, Steven TB pinkie Tampa Bay Rays OF Steven Souza (pinkie) said he has no feeling in his pinkie finger and is dealing with some nerve damage, but he's unsure how severe it is. He is hoping to return when eligible July 21, but he's likely to consult with another doctor at home.
2015/07/06 OF Span, Denard WSH back Updating a previous report, Washington Nationals OF Denard Span (back) left the game Monday, July 6, against the Cincinnati Reds due to back spasms.
2015/07/07 OF Span, Denard WSH back Washington Nationals OF Denard Span (back) is not playing Tuesday, July 7, against the Cincinnati Reds. OF Michael Taylor has taken Span's place in center field, and OF Matt den Dekker is in left.
2015/07/07 OF Taylor, Michael WSH back Washington Nationals OF Denard Span (back) is not playing Tuesday, July 7, against the Cincinnati Reds. OF Michael Taylor has taken Span's place in center field, and OF Matt den Dekker is in left.
2015/07/07 2B Uggla, Dan WSH hamstring Washington Nationals 3B Yunel Escobar (hamstring) is not starting Tuesday, July 7, against the Cincinnati Reds. 2B Danny Espinosa has shifted over to third for this game, and 2B Dan Uggla is at second base.
2015/07/07 2B Utley, Chase PHI ankle Philadelphia Phillies 2B Chase Utley (ankle) won't be guaranteed the starting second base job when he returns, according to general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. "Not for me he's not," Amaro said. "Cesar Hernandez is our best second baseman."
2015/07/07 3B Valbuena, Luis HOU toe Houston Astros 3B Luis Valbuena (toe) is not playing Tuesday, July 7, against the Cleveland Indians. SS Marwin Gonzalez gets the start.
2015/07/07 2B Wong, Kolten STL head St. Louis Cardinals 2B Kolten Wong (head) suffered a head contusion in Game 1 of the doubleheader against the Chicago Cubs Tuesday, July 7, and he's sitting out of Game 2. Wong suffered the injury making a leaping catch in shallow right field. He felt dizzy and walked off with a trainer due to a headache. Wong said he passed concussion tests, but manager Mike Matheny had not confirmed it. "I checked out fine," Wong said. "I was a little slow on some parts, but that just happens when you hit your head. I told them I don't feel concussed at all. I don't feel out of it. I have a little headache, but that's about it." 3B Matt Carpenter is starting at second base in Game 2.
2015/07/07 1B Zimmerman, Ryan WSH foot Washington Nationals 1B Ryan Zimmerman (foot) has been taking batting practice but still cannot run without experiencing pain in his foot. The final hurdle he needs to clear before returning to games is running without pain.
2015/07/07 C d'Arnaud, Travis NYM elbow New York Mets C Travis d'Arnaud (elbow) remains in an elbow brace for his sprain.
2015/07/07 OF den Dekker, Matt WSH back Washington Nationals OF Denard Span (back) is not playing Tuesday, July 7, against the Cincinnati Reds. OF Michael Taylor has taken Span's place in center field, and OF Matt den Dekker is in left.