MLB Injuries


Updated Pos Player Tm Injury Latest Information
2015/04/17 OF Brantley, Michael CLE back Cleveland Indians OF Michael Brantley (back) is back in the starting lineup against Minnesota Twins SP Mike Pelfrey Friday, April 17. Brantley is serving as the designated hitter and batting third in the lineup.
2015/04/17 OF Calhoun, Kole LAA calf Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Kole Calhoun (calf) is back in the starting lineup against Houston Astros SP Roberto Hernandez Friday, April 17. Calhoun, as usual, is starting in right field and hitting leadoff.
2015/04/17 3B Campbell, Eric NYM hamstring New York Mets 3B/1B Eric Campbell will be the primary third baseman while 3B David Wright (hamstring) is out. INF Danny Muno will also receive a few starts at the hot corner.
2015/04/17 SP Carrasco, Carlos CLE jaw Cleveland Indians SP Carlos Carrasco (jaw) threw a 35-pitch bullpen session Friday, April 17, and he looked fine, according to pitching coach Mickey Calloway. Carrasco's jaw is still sore, however.
2015/04/17 SP Cobb, Alex TB forearm Tampa Bay Rays SP Alex Cobb (forearm) will play catch from 90 feet Saturday, April 18, and he said the tendonitis in his right forearm is gone. He doesn't know when he'll resume throwing bullpen sessions.
2015/04/17 DH Cron, C.J. LAA foot Updating a previous report, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Matt Joyce (foot) is serving as the designated hitter Friday, April 17, after fouling a ball off his foot Wednesday, April 15. DH C.J. Cron is on the bench Friday as a result.
2015/04/17 SS Escobar, Alcides KC knee Kansas City Royals SS Alcides Escobar (knee) exited against the Oakland Athletics with a mild knee strain Friday, April 17.
2015/04/17 SS Escobar, Yunel WSH groin Washington Nationals 2B/SS Yunel Escobar (groin) suffered a groin injury Friday, April 17, and he will be re-evaluated Saturday, April 18, before deciding if a trip to the disabled list is necessary.
2015/04/17 2B Forsythe, Logan TB hip Tampa Bay Rays 3B Evan Longoria (hip) is serving as the designated hitter and batting fourth in the lineup against New York Yankees SP Adam Warren Friday, April 17. 2B Logan Forsythe is starting at third base and batting seventh.
2015/04/17 SP Garcia, Jaime STL shoulder St. Louis Cardinals SP Jaime Garcia (shoulder) threw 25 pitches against live batters Friday, April 17. His first simulated game is more than a week away.
2015/04/17 OF Gardner, Brett NYY wrist New York Yankees OF Brett Gardner (wrist) remains out of the starting lineup Friday, April 17. OF Chris Young is starting in left field in his place yet again and hitting eighth in the batting order against Tampa Bay Rays SP Nathan Karns.
2015/04/17 OF Gardner, Brett NYY wrist New York Yankees OF Brett Gardner (wrist) will take batting practice Friday, April 17, and he hopes to return to the lineup Saturday, April 18.
2015/04/17 OF Gomez, Carlos MIL hamstring Milwaukee Brewers OF Carlos Gomez (hamstring) is expected to miss two to three weeks, according to manager Ron Roenicke.
2015/04/17 OF Gomez, Carlos MIL hamstring Milwaukee Brewers OF Carlos Gomez (hamstring) was placed on the 15-day disabled list Friday, April 17. The move is retroactive to April 16. OF Jason Rogers was recalled from Triple-A Colorado Springs.
2015/04/17 OF Hamilton, Josh LAA shoulder Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Josh Hamilton (shoulder) met with manager Mike Scioscia, and the manager felt "frustration" that Hamilton isn't getting enough support after going through a relapse of substance abuse. Hamilton hasn't been with the team all year as he rehabs from shoulder surgery. He has been swinging a bat for several weeks, and his rehab is going well.
2015/04/17 OF Hamilton, Josh LAA shoulder Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Josh Hamilton (shoulder) reportedly is in great shape while he rehabs from shoulder surgery earlier this year. He weighs 250 pounds and is in good spirits. SP C.J. Wilson, one of Hamilton's close friends, said Hamilton is "100%" ready to play baseball. "It's my 100% opinion that Josh is not a risk to himself or anybody else," Wilson added. "That's what I feel having known him for eight years. That's the closest thing I can get to a factual opinion."
2015/04/17 SS Hardy, J.J. BAL shoulder Baltimore Orioles SS J.J. Hardy (shoulder) took batting practice Friday, April 17, and his shoulder felt good during infield drills. Hardy could start a rehab assignment next week.
2015/04/17 OF Joyce, Matt LAA foot Updating a previous report, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Matt Joyce (foot) is serving as the designated hitter Friday, April 17, after fouling a ball off his foot Wednesday, April 15. DH C.J. Cron is on the bench Friday as a result.
2015/04/17 SP Kennedy, Ian SD hamstring San Diego Padres SP Ian Kennedy (hamstring) threw another bullpen session Friday, April 17, without issues. He'll throw 75-90 pitches in an appearance at extended spring training Monday, April 27.
2015/04/17 SP Lobstein, Kyle DET triceps Detroit Tigers SP Justin Verlander (triceps) won't make his season debut Tuesday, April 21, instead SP Kyle Lobstein will make his second start of the season. Verlander cut short his simulated game Wednesday, April 15.
2015/04/17 3B Longoria, Evan TB hip Tampa Bay Rays 3B Evan Longoria (hip) is serving as the designated hitter and batting fourth in the lineup against New York Yankees SP Adam Warren Friday, April 17. 2B Logan Forsythe is starting at third base and batting seventh.
2015/04/17 3B Longoria, Evan TB hip Tampa Bay Rays 3B Evan Longoria (hip) expects to play Friday, April 17, after being hit in the left hip by a pitch Thursday, April 16.
2015/04/17 DH Martinez, Victor DET knee Detroit Tigers DH Victor Martinez (knee) will return to the lineup Saturday, April 18, against the Chicago White Sox, according to manager Brad Ausmus.
2015/04/17 DH Martinez, Victor DET knee Detroit Tigers DH Victor Martinez (knee) is out of the lineup Friday, April 17, against the Chicago White Sox.
2015/04/17 DH Martinez, Victor DET knee Updating an earlier report, Detroit Tigers DH Victor Martinez (knee) is out of the lineup Friday, April 17, due to soreness in his knee, according to manager Brad Ausmus. The team is hopeful Martinez can serve as a pinch-hitter.
2015/04/17 3B McGehee, Casey SF knee San Francisco Giants 3B Casey McGehee (knee) is batting fifth and playing third base against the Arizona Diamondbacks Friday, April 17.
2015/04/17 C Mesoraco, Devin CIN hip Cincinnati Reds C Devin Mesoraco (hip) said he is not ready to catch but is available to pinch hit Friday, April 17. He has an impingement in his left hip and is trying to avoid a stint on the disabled list.
2015/04/17 DH Moreland, Mitch TEX elbow Updating a previous report, Texas Rangers 1B Mitch Moreland (elbow) is dealing with a sore elbow, and he's being evaluated. However, the team isn't concerned that his injury is serious.
2015/04/17 INF Muno, Danny NYM hamstring New York Mets 3B/1B Eric Campbell will be the primary third baseman while 3B David Wright (hamstring) is out. INF Danny Muno will also receive a few starts at the hot corner.
2015/04/17 RP Nathan, Joe DET elbow Detroit Tigers RP Joakim Soria is 1-0 with a 1.59 ERA and four saves in four chances since taking over as the closer for RP Joe Nathan (elbow).
2015/04/17 RP Parnell, Bobby NYM elbow New York Mets RP Bobby Parnell (elbow) pitched one inning for High-A St. Lucie Thursday, April 16. He allowed two runs and two hits without a strikeout. His fastball was between 89-93 mph in the outing.
2015/04/17 OF Puig, Yasiel LAD hamstring Los Angeles Dodgers OF Yasiel Puig (hamstring) likely will not have to be placed on the 15-day disabled list because of his hamstring injury, according to manager Don Mattingly.
2015/04/17 OF Puig, Yasiel LAD hamstring Los Angeles Dodgers OF Yasiel Puig (hamstring) is not in the starting lineup Friday, April 17.
2015/04/17 SS Reyes, Jose TOR rib Updating previous reports, Toronto Blue Jays SS Jose Reyes (rib) had an MRI reveal a small fracture of his rib. The team will determine if a DL stint is necessary Friday, April 17.
2015/04/17 SS Reyes, Jose TOR rib Toronto Blue Jays SS Jose Reyes (rib) is unlikely to play at all this weekend against the Atlanta Braves due to a rib fracture. He'll be re-evaluated to determine if he needs a disabled list stint Friday, April 17, according to multiple reports. Reyes has been bothered by the injury for a few days, and it affects him most swinging from the left side. INF Steve Tolleson was already expected to start at shortstop Saturday, April 18.
2015/04/17 SS Reyes, Jose TOR rib Toronto Blue Jays SS Jose Reyes (rib), who is dealing with a small crack at the end of his rib on his left side, will see how he's feeling Tuesday, April 21, before the team decides if he needs to go on the disabled list. Reyes also has a muscle strain in the same area as the cracked rib, and it's the more serious injury. He will sit out all weekend against the Atlanta Braves. Reyes said the doctors told him his cracked rib cannot get any worse. If he stays off the DL, manager John Gibbons said Reyes could only face left-handed pitching for a while, since his injury bothers him mainly when he bats left-handed.
2015/04/17 1B Rogers, Jason MIL hamstring Milwaukee Brewers OF Carlos Gomez (hamstring) was placed on the 15-day disabled list Friday, April 17. The move is retroactive to April 16. OF Jason Rogers was recalled from Triple-A Colorado Springs.
2015/04/17 OF Saunders, Michael TOR knee, hamstring Toronto Blue Jays OF Michael Saunders (knee, hamstring) will rest again Friday, April 17, and then serve as the designated hitter for Single-A Dunedin Saturday, April 18. He will not rejoin the Blue Jays on their current home stand.
2015/04/17 RP Soria, Joakim DET elbow Detroit Tigers RP Joakim Soria is 1-0 with a 1.59 ERA and four saves in four chances since taking over as the closer for RP Joe Nathan (elbow).
2015/04/17 OF Span, Denard WSH hernia Washington Nationals OF Denard Span (hernia) is scheduled to play all nine innings with Single-A Hagerstown, according to manager Matt Williams.
2015/04/17 SP Verlander, Justin DET triceps Detroit Tigers SP Justin Verlander (triceps) won't make his season debut Tuesday, April 21, instead SP Kyle Lobstein will make his second start of the season. Verlander cut short his simulated game Wednesday, April 15.
2015/04/17 C Wieters, Matt BAL elbow Baltimore Orioles C Matt Wieters (elbow) had six at-bats in a simulated game Friday, April 17, and he also caught one inning.
2015/04/17 3B Wright, David NYM hamstring New York Mets 3B/1B Eric Campbell will be the primary third baseman while 3B David Wright (hamstring) is out. INF Danny Muno will also receive a few starts at the hot corner.
2015/04/17 OF Young, Chris NYY wrist New York Yankees OF Brett Gardner (wrist) remains out of the starting lineup Friday, April 17. OF Chris Young is starting in left field in his place yet again and hitting eighth in the batting order against Tampa Bay Rays SP Nathan Karns.