Tue, 08 Jul 2014 13:40:16 -0700
Cleveland Indians 1B/3B Carlos Santana (shoulder) jammed his shoulder Monday, July 7, and is serving as designated hitter Tuesday, July 8. Nick Swisher is taking his place at first base.
Mon, 30 Jun 2014 15:46:12 -0700
Cleveland Indians 1B Nick Swisher (6-for-48 in June) and OF David Murphy (2-for-43 since June 13) are both in bad slumps. Swisher is out of the lineup with no designated hitter Monday, June 30.
Tue, 24 Jun 2014 15:03:58 -0700
Cleveland Indians 1B/OF Nick Swisher is not in the lineup Tuesday, June 24.
Fantasy Tip: With no designated hitter for their road series in Arizona, he may sit out the whole series. Stay tuned.
Thu, 12 Jun 2014 12:19:08 -0700
The Cleveland Indians activated 1B Nick Swisher (knee) from the disabled list Thursday, June 12, and placed DH Jason Giambi (knee) on the DL with left knee inflammation in a corresponding move.
Tue, 10 Jun 2014 13:25:50 -0700
Cleveland Indians 1B/OF Nick Swisher (knee) aims to play five innings Tuesday, June 10, and nine innings Wednesday, June 11, for Triple-A Akron before returning Thursday, June 12, or Friday, June 13.
Fantasy Tip: His eventual return likely will bump Mike Aviles out of the lineup. Check to see if Swish is still available; he basically has nowhere else to go but up for deep-mixed players, especially those of the OBP variety.
Sun, 08 Jun 2014 10:37:16 -0700
Cleveland Indians 1B Nick Swisher (knee) ran the bases before the game Saturday, June 7, and remains on pace to begin a two-game rehab assignment with Double-A Akron Tuesday, June 10. He could be activated from the disabled list in time for the game against the Boston Red Sox Thursday, June 12.
Fri, 06 Jun 2014 15:24:06 -0700
Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona said 1B Nick Swisher (knee) will start a rehab assignment with Double-A Akron either Tuesday, June 10, or Wednesday, June 11.
Tue, 03 Jun 2014 14:19:02 -0700
Cleveland Indians 1B Nick Swisher (knee) may be cleared to begin a minor league rehab assignment during the club's upcoming road trip, according to manager Terry Francona.
Fantasy Tip: Another slumping Tribesman, Swisher may have rebound potential, as well.
Sun, 01 Jun 2014 11:04:48 -0700
Cleveland Indians 1B Nick Swisher (knees) has been doing pool activities to reduce the amount of stress on his legs, according to manager Terry Francona. He could resume doing "land-based" drills Monday, June 2.
Wed, 28 May 2014 15:32:55 -0700
Cleveland Indians 1B Nick Swisher (knees) received injections in both of his knees, but no structural damage was found.