Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:29:48 -0700
Oakland Athletics C Derek Norris (back) is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, Aug. 20, because of back stiffness but may be available off the bench.
Fantasy Tip: Norris does not appear to be dealing with a serious injury, so he should be back in the lineup in the next few days.
Sun, 06 Jul 2014 17:28:13 -0700
Oakland Athletics C Derek Norris, 1B Brandon Moss and OF Yoenis Cespedes, Minnesota Twins C Kurt Suzuki, Chicago White Sox 1B Jose Abreu and SS Alexei Ramirez, Houston Astros 2B Jose Altuve, Texas Rangers 3B Adrian Beltre, Cleveland Indians OF Michael Brantley, Kansas City Royals OF Alex Gordon, Toronto Blue Jays 1B Edwin Encarnacion and Detroit Tigers DH Victor Martinez have been named as the reserves for the American League in the 2014 All-Star Game.
Wed, 02 Jul 2014 14:51:20 -0700
Oakland Athletics C Derek Norris (back) returned to the lineup Wednesday, July 2.
Tue, 01 Jul 2014 13:01:53 -0700
Oakland Athletics C Derek Norris (back) is not in the lineup Tuesday, July 1. He said he's able to swing without pain, though, and will soon catch a side session.
Mon, 30 Jun 2014 13:48:03 -0700
Oakland Athletics C Derek Norris (back) took some swings Monday, June 30, and is feeling OK. However, he's unlikely to be available to play Monday.
Fantasy Tip: Norris could return to the lineup tomorrow, but check to make sure he's in there before you run with him.
Sun, 29 Jun 2014 10:45:47 -0700
Oakland Athletics C Derek Norris (back) is not expected to play again until Tuesday, July 1, at the earliest.
Fri, 27 Jun 2014 18:32:48 -0700
Updating a previous report, Oakland Athletics C Derek Norris (back) left the game early Friday, June 27, because of lower back tightness. He is considered day-to-day at this point.
Fri, 27 Jun 2014 17:42:25 -0700
Oakland Athletics C Derek Norris (undisclosed) left the game early Friday, June 27, after suffering an undisclosed injury.
Wed, 25 Jun 2014 16:57:12 -0700
Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin said C Derek Norris (head) and OF Craig Gentry (knee) are available off the bench Wednesday, June 25.
Tue, 24 Jun 2014 15:09:24 -0700
Oakland Athletics C Derek Norris (head) told manager Bob Melvin he's available to play Tuesday, June 24, after being hit in the head by a backswing Sunday, June 22. Melvin still wants to see him work out to be certain.
Fantasy Tip: We'll have confirmation on his lineup status when it's released.