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Angels unsure if Johnny Giavotella will return this season


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(8:11 pm ET) Angels infielder Johnny Giavotella is not progressing well from his medical condition and the team is unsure if he can return this season, reports the Los Angeles Times. Giavotella was placed on the DL because of an illness.

MRI on Orioles SP Miguel Gonzalez reveals only inflammation


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(7:45 pm ET) A team official has stated that an MRI on Orioles scuffling starter Miguel Gonzalez came back "pretty good," per MASNSports.com. He is dealing only with right shoulder and elbow inflammation.

He is also dealing with a horrible slump. He has allowed 29 runs over his last 35 innings pitched and has dropped five straight decisions.


A's pitcher Evan Scribner to miss a few games


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(7:31 pm ET) A shoulder issue will prevent Athletics pitcher Evan Scribner from pitching in the next few games, reports SportsNet California. Scribner left Monday's game after experiencing discomfort in his shoulder.

A's Sam Fuld dealing with back issue


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(7:15 pm ET) Athletics outfielder Sam Fuld was not in Tuesday's lineup because of back spasms, reports SportsNet California. The issue will likely sideline him until Friday's contest.

Rangers add Josh Hamilton, Joey Gallo to active roster


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(6:56 pm ET) The Rangers activated outfielder Josh Hamilton from the disabled list, the team announced Tuesday. With rosters expanding, the team also called up prospect Joey Gallo.

Moreover, the team activated Carlos Corporan from the DL while recalling Luke Jackson, Ross Ohlendorf and Drew Stubbs.


Angels activate Matt Joyce, David Freese, make other moves


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(6:51 pm ET) The Angels activated the following players from the disabled list: Collin Cowgill, Taylor Featherston, David Freese, Matt Joyce and Cory Rasmus. Freese will start in Tuesday's contest. 

Moreover, the team called up Jett Bandy, Michael Morin, Nick Tropeano and Wesley Wright. The team also designated Alfredo Marte and Drew Rucinski for assignment.


2B Nick Noonan up, OF Justin Maxwell down for Giants


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(6:50 pm ET) The Giants have promoted second baseman Nick Noonan  from Triple-A Sacramento and designated for assignment veteran outfielder Justin Maxwell to create a space on the roster.

Noonan owns a .261/.310/.338 slash line in the minors this season. A current 1-for-19 skid prompted the demotion of Maxwell.


Giants recall C Hector Sanchez and two others on Tuesday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(6:48 pm ET) The Giants recalled a trio of players from Triple-A Sacramento on Tuesday. Catcher Hector Sanchez , right-hander Cody Hall and infielder Nick Noonan have were all called to the big club as the rosters expanded.

All three are expected to be in uniform and available for Tuesday's game against the Dodgers.


Athletics SP Chris Bassitt seeking speedy return


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(6:20 pm ET) An MRI was not required for the ailing shoulder of Athletics starter Chris Bassitt, the San Francisco Chronicle has reported.

Bassitt has been scratched from his Tuesday start. He is hoping rest and strength work will allow him to return quickly.


Rangers place Alex Claudio on 60-day DL; DFA Roman Mendez


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(6:13 pm ET) The Rangers recalled pitcher Alex Claudio from Triple-A on Tuesday and placed him on the 60-day disabled list, reports The Dallas Morning News. Meanwhile, the team designated pitcher Roman Mendez for assignment.

SP James Paxton finally nearing return to Mariners


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(5:42 pm ET) Mariners left-hander James Paxton, who has been out for more than three months with a finger injury, is closing in on a return. He will start Wednesday for Triple-A Tacoma, then join the club when it comes home on Sept. 7, per MLB.com.

Paxton will return with a 3-3 record and 3.70 ERA.


Failed OF Hanley Ramirez to play only 1B upon his return


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(5:22 pm ET) The failed experiment of playing Red Sox slugger Hanley Ramirez in left field is over. He will play only first base upon his return from injury, MLB.com has reported.

Ramirez has been a disaster in the outfield and, to a lesser extent, at the plate with an on-base percentage of .291, easily the worst of his career.

A sore shoulder has kept Ramirez out of the lineup since last Wednesday. It remains to be seen when he is able to return.


Yankees 1B Mark Teixeira needs crutches, out at least two weeks


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(5:22 pm ET) Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira will be on crutches for a few days after an MRI revealed more damage to his leg than originally thought, reports Newsday.

General manager Brian Cashman said Teixeira will be out for at least two more weeks as he recovers from a bone bruise in his leg. He has not played since Aug. 26.


Hamstring pull sidelines Royals 3B Mike Moustakas


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(5:17 pm ET) A hamstring pull has Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas sidelined, but Ned Yost is hopeful he can return to action as early as Wednesday, per the Kansas City Star.

Moustakas has been on a roll lately with four multi-hit efforts in his last six games. His slash line on the year of .283/.349/.448 represents career-bests across the board.


Hinch: Astros RP Tony Sipp dealing with back, oblique issues


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(5:10 pm ET) A.J. Hinch has revealed that back and oblique ailments have been plaguing Astros reliever Tony Sipp, per MLB.com.

Sipp hasn't pitched since last Wednesday.

The left-hander has performed well this season, and particularly lately. He has not allowed an earned run in his last 17 appearances.


Cubs recall Quintin Berry, Trevor Cahill and Tsuyoshi Wada


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(5:00 pm ET) The Cubs have recalled outfielder Quintin Berry , right-hander Trevor Cahill and left-hander Tsuyoshi Wada from Triple-A Iowa on Tuesday. 

The Cubs signed Berry to a minor-league deal last week after he was released by the Red Sox. He hit .225 with four home runs and 38 RBI between the Red Sox and Cubs Triple-A affiliates.

Likewise, the Cubs inked Cahill to a minor-league contract on Aug. 19 after his release from the Dodgers. Cahill, a former second-round draft pick, is with his third organization this season, though he's only made 15 big-league appearances in 2015. 

Wada made seven starts with the Cubs earlier this season, going 1-1 with a 3.73 ERA. He suffered a shoulder injury which forced him to the disabled list. He was sent to the minor leagues after being activated from the DL.


Royals' Alex Rios, Kelvin Herrera out with the chicken pox


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(4:44 pm ET) The illness that has inflicted Royals right fielder Alex Rios over the past few days has been identified. Rios has suffering from a bout of the chicken pox, which he picked up during the team's recent series in Tampa Bay.

Rios--along with 2015 All-Star reliever Kelvin Herrera, who was also diagnosed with the virus--could miss up to two weeks, according to the Kansas City Star.

Neither player has been placed on the disabled list at this point, and with the rosters expanded on Tuesday, they may stay on the active roster. 


Astros recall RP Joe Thatcher on Tuesday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(4:34 pm ET) The Astros have added reliever Joe Thatcher to the active roster on Tuesday. Thatcher was designated for assignment by the Astros at the end of July, and elected free agency rather than head to the minors.

But, a week later he inked a minior-league deal with the Astros, and had been pitching with Triple-A Fresno. In nine games with Fresno, he posted a 1.04 ERA.

To clear room on the 40-man roster, pitcher Jake Buchanan was designated for assignment.


Mariners add four players to active roster on Tuesday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(3:47 pm ET) The Mariners made a handful of roster moves on Tuesday. The team announced that they have recalled outfielder Stefen Romero , infielder Shawn O'Malley and right-handers Jose Ramirez and Tony Zych from Triple-A Tacoma.

Zych is the only member of this quartet to not have tasted the Major Leagues previously. 


Orioles RP Chaz Roe activated from disabled list Tuesday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(3:35 pm ET) Orioles reliever Chaz Roe has been activated from the 15-day disabled list. Roe landed on the DL with tendinitis in his right shoulder back on Aug. 10. 

Prior to the injury, the right-hander made 28 relief appearances for the Orioles. He went 2-2 with a 3.12 ERA. He is not expected to pitch until Wednesday at the earliest. 


Royals add four players to roster on Tuesday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(3:27 pm ET) The Royals have called up four players from Triple-A Omaha on Tuesday. Catcher Francisco Pena , infielder Christian Colon and outfielders Cheslor Cuthbert and Terrance Gore have been added to the Royals' active roster.

Royals LF Alex Gordon activated from DL, starting Tuesday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(3:23 pm ET) The Royals have officially activated outfielder Alex Gordon from the 15-day disabled list on Tuesday. Gordon has missed the last 47 games after suffering a left groin strain during a July 8 game. 

Prior to landing on the DL, the 2015 All-Star was hitting .279 with 11 homer and 39 RBI. He had been particularly hot just before the injury. In the nine games prior, he was batting .344 with two home runs and seven RBI.

Gordon is back in the starting lineup Tuesday against the Tigers. He'll be in left field and will bat sixth.


A's SP Cody Martin, seven others recalled from Triple-A Tuesday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(3:15 pm ET) The Athletics added a number of players to their expanded active roster on Tuesday. 

Cody Martin , who will start Tuesday's game against the Angels, was recalled from Triple-A Nashville. Joining him are R.J. Alvarez , Carson Blair , Ryan Dull , Tyler Ladendorf , Arnold Leon , Dan Otero and Jason Pridie .


White Sox recall four players from Triple-A on Tuesday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(3:09 pm ET) The White Sox added four players to their active roster on Tuesday. Right-handers Erik Johnson and Frankie Montas , infielder Leury Garcia and catcher Rob Brantly were all recalled from Triple-A Charlotte prior to Tuesday's series-opener with the Twins.


Orioles summon pitchers Steve Johnson, Oliver Drake from Triple-A


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(1:15 pm ET) The Orioles have recalled a pair of right-handed pitchers from Triple-A Norfolk on Tuesday. Steve Johnson and Oliver Drake have been added to the active roster and will be available for Tuesday's game against the Rays.

Johnson hasn't appeared in the Major Leagues since making nine appearances--including one start--in 2013. At Norfolk this season, Johnson was 4-1 with a 2.30 ERA in 32 appearances.

Drake, a 28-year-old rookie, spent five games with the Orioles earlier this season, posting a 3.52 ERA in 7 2/3 innings of relief. 


 
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