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Mariners SP Hisashi Iwakuma to return from DL, start on Monday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(12:38 am ET) The Mariners have announced right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma will come off the disabled list and start on Monday against the Tigers, according to the MLB.com. Iwakuma has been on the disabled list since April 24 due to a strained lat muscle. 

Iwakuma made three starts before landing on the DL, going 0-1 with a 6.61 ERA.


A's looking at Tuesday for Sonny Gray's next start


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(7/3/2015) Athletics manager Bob Melvin says he would like to have right-hander Sonny Gray make his next start on Tuesday. Gray has been battling a bout of salmonella poisining, and has not pitched since June 25. 

Having Gray pitch Tuesday would also line him up to pitch on July 12, the last game before the All-Star break. This would keep Gray from pitching in the Mid-Summer Classic. 

"You first have to look at the team and how we can get him pitching for us sooner rather than later," Melvin said, per the Bay Area News Group.


Rays' Jake Odorizzi to make one more rehab start before return


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(7/3/2015) Rays pitcher Jake Odorizzi threw a bullpen session on Friday, two days after his first rehab appearance. 

Manager Kevin Cash said Odorizzi will make another rehab start on Monday before returning to the Rays, per MLB.com

Odorizzi has been on the disabled list with a left oblique strain since June 9. 


Orioles' Jason Garcia to start rehab stint on Monday


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(7/3/2015) Orioles pitcher and Rule V draft pick Jason Garcia will start a minor league rehab assignment on Monday, per the Baltimore Sun.

Garcia has been on the disabled list since May 11 with right shoulder tendinitis.


Athletics' Coco Crisp sidelined by kidney stones


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(7/3/2015) Athletics' outfielder Coco Crisp is on the 60 day disabled list due to a neck problem. He hasn't played since May 19. 

Now, Crisp is plagued by a second health problem. Manager Bob Melvin said Crisp is suffering from kidney stones, per MLB.com.

Crisp is home in Palm Springs and semi-bedridden, Melvin added. 


Red Sox place Blake Swihart on DL


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(7/3/2015) The Red Sox placed catcher Blake Swihart on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to July 1.

Swihart has been battling a toe injury for just over two weeks. He's played once since Sunday.

“With Blake, he had been playing with some pain as we know,” manager John Farrell said, per WEEI. “The injury that he suffered to that small left toe is obviously still there. The symptoms never really subsided to the point where the recommendation at the time with the number of days needed initially, we kind of took a shortcut initially to get him back in the lineup. But we’re afforded the ability to give him so added rest right now.” 


Rangers to start Matt Harrison this Tuesday


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(7/3/2015) The Rangers will start pticher Matt Harrison on Tuesday against the Diamondbacks, according to MLB.com

Harrison has been on the disabled list with a back injury. During his rehab assignment, Harrison allowed three runs over six innings. 


Astros OF Jake Marisnick could rejoin roster this weekend


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(7/3/2015) Astros manager A.J. Hinch said outfielder Jake Marisnick will be re-evaluated following Friday's game against the Red Sox, according to the Houston Chronicle. The team will make a decision if Marisnick will join the team in Boston or next week in Cleveland.

Marisnick, who has been sidelined since mid-June due to a hamstring injury, is 1 for 9 with three strikeouts through two games on a rehab assignment with Triple-A Fresno.


Astros SP Scott Feldman to make at least two rehab starts


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(7/3/2015) Astros starting pitcher Scott Feldman, who will begin a rehab assignment Sunday with Double-A Corpus Christi, will make at least two rehab starts before coming off the disabled list, manager A.J. Hinch said Friday.

Feldman has been sidelined since late May due to a knee injury.


Astros LF Colby Rasmus remains out with skin infection


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(7/3/2015) A skin infection that has sidelined Astros left fielder Colby Rasmus since June 27 has him out again Friday night in Boston.

Rasmus, who was hospitalized with the condition, was on a 3-for-17 mini-slide before going down. He claimed to have been bitten by an unknown insect that caused a rash on his wrist and up his right arm, per the Houston Chronicle.

He added that he hopes to play Saturday.


Angels take Rasmus off DL, option to minors; Cowgill to 60-day DL


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(7/3/2015) The Angels activated pitcher Cory Rasmus (abdominal) from the 60-day disabled list Friday and optioned him to Triple-A Salt Lake. To clear a spot on the 40-man roster, outfielder Collin Cowgill (wrist) was transferred from the 15- to 60-day disabled list.

Yankees place Carlos Beltran on DL due to oblique strain


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(7/3/2015) The Yankees placed right fielder Carlos Beltran on the 15-day disabled list Friday due to a left oblique strain. The move was retroactive to July 1.

The 38-year-old Beltran is headed to the DL for the first time this season. His offensive numbers have looked better as of late. He is batting .306 with a .500 slugging percentage and .883 OPS in his last 21 games.


Athletics RP Pat Venditte continues to make progress


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(7/3/2015) Athletics ambidextrous rookie reliever Pat Venditte, who has been out with a shoulder injury since mid-June, played catch at distances of up to 90 feet Wednesday and made 40 throws with each arm.

Bob Melvin told the San Francisco Chronicle that Venditte could be throwing off the mound by the All-Star break.


Progress of sidelined Athletics SP Jarrod Parker pleases doctor


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(7/3/2015) Shelved Athletics starter Jarrod Parker, out for the year after sustaining a fractured elbow, has visited noted surgeon Dr. James Andrews, who is pleased with his progress, per the San Francisco Chronicle.

Parker will shed his sling in a week and begin strengthening exercises.


Athletics SP Sonny Gray likely no-go Sunday as well


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(7/3/2015) A scary bout with salmonella will very likely sideline Athletics ace Sonny Gray from another start Sunday.

"It looks like that right now," Bob Melvon told the San Francisco Chronicle.

Gray only began eating solid foods again Thursday after a five-day illness. The salmonella attacked his colon, which Gray stated swelled to double its normal size.

The source of the salmonella remains undetermined. The clubhouse has been ruled out because none of his teammates became ill.


Rangers SP Martin Perez makes another rehab start on Thursday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(7/3/2015) Rangers left-hander Martin Perez went four innings in his Triple-A rehab start on Thursday. Perez allowed three runs on five hits, walking two and striking out five. He threw 72 pitches, 47 for strikes for Round Rock.

Perez, who is recovering from Tommy John surgery, will likely need at least two more rehab starts before being able to return to the big-league team, according to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram


Red Sox OF Daniel Nava goes 1 for 3 in first rehab game


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(7/3/2015) Red Sox outfielder Daniel Nava began his Triple-A rehab assignment on Thursday. Nava, who is nursing a sprained thumb, went 1 for 3 with two strikeouts as the designated hitter for Pawtucket. 

It is not clear when Nava will be able to rejoin the Red Sox roster.


Yankees CF Jacoby Ellsbury (knee) scratched from rehab game


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(7/2/2015) Yankees center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury was scratched from the Tampa Yankees's lineup on Thursday, as he temporarily put the brakes on his rehab assignment. Ellsbury, who is recovering from a sprained knee, was able to play in the field on Wednesday after being rested on Tuesday.

Despite being scratched, the Yankees aren't overly worried about Ellsbury's progress, the New York Post reports.

"He is going through a spring-training-game-like-progression with all the sprints, and … slowly getting his legs back. All good," general manager Brian Cashman said. "We will see him soon after we finish him off properly."

Ellsbury will not be activated on Friday, according to ESPN.com. There is currently no updated timetable for his return to the big club.


Rangers SP Derek Holland to throw bullpen session Friday


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(7/2/2015) Rangers pitcher Derek Holland is scheduled to throw a bullpen session Friday, reports the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.

Holland has not pitched since April because of a shoulder issue. He recently had an MRI on his shoulder, which came back clean. He isn't expected back until August.


Royals SP Yordano Ventura will likely throw another rehab start


by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(7/2/2015) Royals starting pitcher Yordano Ventura will likely throw another rehab start for his next outing, according to the Kansas City Star.

Ventura made his second rehab start as he recovers from an elbow injury on Wednesday fro Triple-A Omaha. He allowed one run on three hits and three walks, though he did manage to strike out four batters in 5 1/3 innings.


Rangers will start Matt Harrison on Tuesday or Wednesday


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(7/2/2015) Rangers manager Jon Daniels said Thursday the team will turn to pitcher Matt Harrison to start next Tuesday or Wednesday's game against the Diamondbacks, reports The Dallas Morning News.

Harrison is on the disabled list with a back issue. He made his last rehab start Thursday and allowed three runs over six innings at Triple-A.

“He has made progress, maybe with his confidence as much as anything,” general manager Jon Daniels said. “After three back surgeries in two years, I’m sure he had some questions. I know this winter, I didn’t know if this day would come. But it’s time. He’s going to get anything out of additional minor league starts. It’s time to put him under the lights and see where he is.”


Red Sox's Christian Vazquez to begin throwing program in August


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(7/2/2015) Red Sox catcher Christian Vazquez, who is recovering from Tommy John surgery, has begun hitting off a tee and also hitting soft toss in batting practice, according to The Providence Journal. His throwing program will begin in August.

Vazquez is still expected to miss the entire 2015 season after undergoing surgery in April.


Astros transfer Brad Peacock to 60-day DL


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(7/2/2015) The Astros transferred pitcher Brad Peacock to the 60-day disabled list Thursday, the team announced.

Peacock has been sidelined since mid-April with an intercoastal muscle strain, but he suffered a setback during a rehab assignment in mid-June. 


Astros place George Springer on DL with fractured wrist


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(7/2/2015) A wrist fracture caused the Astros to place outfielder George Springer on the 15-day disabled list Thursday, the team announced.

Springer suffered the injury when he was hit on the wrist by a pitch from Edison Volquez during Wednesday's game.

He is expected to be sidelined for at least six weeks, reports the Houston Chronicle. He will first be reevaluated in two weeks and then again in six weeks.

"It's possible at the six-week mark he'll be healed enough to get back to playing baseball," general manager Jeff Luhnow said

Springer is hitting .264 with 13 home runs and 29 RBI in 75 games this season. The Astros called up Alex Presley to replace Springer on the roster.


Rangers RP Matt Harrison wraps up rehab assignment


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(7/2/2015) Rangers starting pitcher Matt Harrison (back) made his sixth and final rehab start Wednesday. He allowed three runs on seven hits and four walks, while striking out six in six innings for Triple-A Round Rock.

Harrison went 1-3 with a 6.23 ERA in six starts between Triple-A and Double-A. He struck out 21 batters and walked 15 in 34 2/3 innings. He also had a .316 opponents' batting average and threw a little more than 100 pitches in each of his last three starts.

“I feel like I’m at a point where this is who I’m going to be as a pitcher and have learned to pitch with what I have now,” Harrison said late Wednesday, per the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. “It may get better as the year goes or may not, but I’m confident in myself about getting out there and getting outs.”

It is not known yet when Harrison will make his next start.


 
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