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Reds | Tucker Barnhart extended
Fri, 22 Sep 2017 08:51:26 -0700

Cincinnati Reds C Tucker Barnhart signed a four-year, $16 million extension Friday, Sept. 22. He has a $7.5 million club option for the 2022 season with a $500,000 buyout. The deal includes a $1.75 million signing bonus.


Braves | Tyler Flowers returns to action
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 22:46:09 -0700

Atlanta Braves C Tyler Flowers (hand) was in the starting lineup Thursday, Sept. 21. It was the first time he'd played since Sept. 13.


Reds | Devin Mesoraco could pinch hit
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 22:44:00 -0700

Cincinnati Reds C Devin Mesoraco (foot) could serve as a pinch hitter over the season's final week-plus. His foot has not healed enough to play the field.


Cardinals | Breyvic Valera recalled
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 22:43:03 -0700

St. Louis Cardinals 2B Breyvic Valera was recalled from Class AAA Memphis Thursday, Sept. 21.


Dodgers | Kenta Maeda back to the pen
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 22:00:00 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers RHP Kenta Maeda will pitch out of the bullpen for the rest of the regular season and playoffs, according to manager Dave Roberts. Maeda started Thursday, Sept. 21, and pitched three innings before departing.


Dodgers | X-rays negative for Justin Turner
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 16:40:08 -0700

Updating a previous report, 3B Justin Turner (thumb) had X-rays come back negative on his thumb, which was injured when he was hit by a pitch Thursday, Sept. 21, against the Philadelphia Phillies. He's been diagnosed with a right thumb contusion.


Dodgers | Justin Turner departs game after HBP
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 16:14:19 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers 3B Justin Turner (thumb) had to leave the game in the bottom of the second inning Thursday, Sept. 21, after he was hit on the thumb by a pitch from Philadelphia Phillies RHP Mark Leiter.


Braves | Ender Inciarte returns to lineup
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 16:08:32 -0700

Atlanta Braves OF Ender Inciarte (thumb) is back in the starting lineup Thursday, Sept. 21, versus the Washington Nationals. He's in center field and batting leadoff against RHP Tanner Roark.


Padres | Padres shut down Jose Pirela
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 15:52:28 -0700

San Diego Padres OF Jose Pirela (finger) has been shut down for the remainder of the season, manager Andy Green announced Thursday, Sept. 21.


Padres | Two Padres sent down
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 13:56:58 -0700

San Diego Padres SS Dusty Coleman and RHP Jose Valdez were outrighted to Class AAA El Paso after clearing waivers Thursday, Sept. 21.


Dodgers | Corey Seager likely to sit a few games
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 08:17:04 -0700

Updating previous reports, Los Angeles Dodgers SS Corey Seager (ankle) will likely have a couple of days off, according to manager Dave Roberts.


Cardinals | Luke Weaver on fire
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 06:37:41 -0700

St. Louis Cardinals RHP Luke Weaver is 7-0 with a 1.70 ERA and 57 strikeouts in 42 1/3 innings in his last seven starts.


Nationals | Bryce Harper takes BP
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 22:32:42 -0700

Washington Nationals OF Bryce Harper (knee) took live batting practice Wednesday, Sept. 20, and could appear in some instructional games next week. Harper has a scheduled day of rest Thursday, Sept. 21.


Giants | San Francisco claims Pierce Johnson
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 21:47:41 -0700

The San Francisco Giants claimed RHP Pierce Johnson off waivers from the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday, Sept. 20.


Giants | Brandon Belt moved to 60-day DL
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 21:37:38 -0700

San Francisco Giants 1B Brandon Belt (concussion) was transferred the 60-day disabled list Wednesday, Sept. 20.


Mets | Amed Rosario could return Friday
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 21:32:08 -0700

New York Mets SS Amed Rosario (illness) was feeling better and could be back in the starting lineup Friday, Sept. 22.


Pirates | Josh Harrison injury timeline
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 21:11:34 -0700

Pittsburgh Pirates 2B Josh Harrison (hand) will wear a splint on his surgically repaired left thumb for the next two to three weeks, but he's expected to be healed in time to adhere to his usual offseason workout program.


Dodgers | X-rays negative for Corey Seager
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 21:05:44 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers SS Corey Seager (ankle) had X-rays come back negative after he fouled a pitch off his ankle Wednesday, Sept. 20, against the Philadelphia Phillies.


Cubs | Jake Arrieta will return Thursday
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 18:22:21 -0700

Chicago Cubs RHP Jake Arrieta (hamstring) will make his return and start the team's game Thursday, Sept. 21, versus the Milwaukee Brewers.


Brewers | Jimmy Nelson to miss start of 2018
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 18:13:03 -0700

Milwaukee Brewers RHP Jimmy Nelson (shoulder) will miss a "chunk" of the 2018 season after undergoing surgery on his shoulder Tuesday, Sept. 19, according to general manager David Stearns.


Padres | Cory Spangenberg sitting Wednesday
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 18:03:33 -0700

San Diego Padres INF Cory Spangenberg (rest) is out of the starting lineup Wednesday, Sept. 20, against the Arizona Diamondbacks. 3B Christian Villanueva is in at third base and batting sixth versus LHP Robbie Ray.


Diamondbacks | David Peralta returns to lineup
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 18:02:30 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks OF David Peralta (quad) is back in the starting lineup Wednesday, Sept. 20, against the San Diego Padres. He's in left field and batting leadoff opposite RHP Dinelson Lamet.


Nationals | Daniel Murphy back in lineup
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 16:25:41 -0700

Washington Nationals 2B Daniel Murphy (hamstring) is back in the starting lineup Wednesday, Sept. 20, against the Atlanta Braves. He's at second base and hitting third versus RHP Lucas Sims.


Padres | Clayton Richard receives extension
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 16:08:05 -0700

San Diego Padres LHP Clayton Richard signed a two-year contract extension Wednesday, Sept. 20, that will run through the 2019 season. Financial terms were not disclosed.


Cardinals | Matt Carpenter returns to lineup
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 16:00:56 -0700

St. Louis Cardinals INF Matt Carpenter (shoulder) is back in the starting lineup Wednesday, Sept. 20, opposite the Cincinnati Reds. He's playing first base and batting leadoff against RHP Rookie Davis.