Forgot Log-in or  Password? |  Help  Not a member, Register Now!
      
Fantasy Football Today
Fantasy Football Today Blog
Gameday Inactives
2014 Draft Prep Guide
Downloadable Draft Kit
Mock Drafts
Get Your Draft Board
Player News
Stats
Players
Depth Charts
Roster Trends
Columns
Injury Report
Projections
Rankings
Schedules
Scores
Fantasy Games
Playoff Challenge
Commissioner
Prize Leagues
Free
Office Pool Manager
Game Pick'em
Player Challenge
Fantasy Baseball Today
Fantasy Baseball Today Blog
2015 Draft Prep Guide
Mock Drafts
Player News
Stats
Players
Depth Charts
Roster Trends
Columns
Injury Report
Rankings
Projections
Schedules
Probable Pitchers
Scores
Standings
Fantasy Games
Commissioner
Free
Prize Leagues
Player News
Stats
Players
Columns
Injuries
Projections
Rankings
Schedules
Message Boards
Fantasy Games
Commissioner
Free
Player News
Stats
Players
Columns
Injury Report
Projections
Rankings
Schedules
Mock Drafts
Scores
Standings
Fantasy Games
Commissioner
Free
Prize Leagues
Downloadable Draft Kit
Player News
Stats
Players
Columns
Injury Report
Projections
Rankings
Schedules
Mock Drafts
Scores
Standings
Fantasy Games
Commissioner
Free
Prize Leagues
No Fantasy Teams Found
 

Latest News

 
 
Sort by League:
 
Sort by Position:
 
 

Nationals OF Jayson Werth says pain in wrist is gone


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(4:11 pm ET) Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth (wrist) is hitting baseballs off a tee with a fungo bat, according to MLB.com. He said the pain in his wrist is gone.

Yankees' Andrew Miller (forearm) to return from DL Wednesday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(4:08 pm ET) Yankees reliever Andrew Miller is expected to return from the disabled list on Wednesday, manager Joe Girardi said. Miller has been sidelined with a forearm injury since June 11.

The left-hander appeared in his first rehab game on Monday, allowing two hits in a scoreless inning. Giardi said Miller will return as the team's closer, moving Dellin Betances back to a set-up role.


Yankees' skipper confirms Jacoby Ellsbury's return on Wednesday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(4:02 pm ET) Yankees manager Joe Giardi said he expects center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury to return from the disabled list on Wednesday. Girardi echoed the comments made by general manager Brian Cashman on Monday, stating the Ellsbury would be activated on Wednesday.

Ellsbury, who has been down with a knee injury since May 19, had been struggling before landing on the DL. Over his last 10 games, he's batting .200 with one extra-base hit. He does sport a nice .324 batting average for the season.


Cardinals' Kolten Wong leaves doubleheader opener due to injury


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(3:43 pm ET) Cardinals second baseman Kolten Wong left the first game of Tuesday's doubleheader against the Cubs due to a head contusion. He was replaced by Mitch Harris to begin the bottom of the seventh inning.

Wong was 1 for 3 with one strikeout before leaving the game. He entered play Tuesday mired in a 4-for-24 slump in his previous seven games.


Nationals 3B Yunel Escobar (hamstring) unable to start Tuesday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(3:21 pm ET) After leaving Monday's game with a hamstring injury, Nationals third baseman Yunel Escobar is out of Tuesday's lineup against the Reds. Escobar left Monday's game with left hamstring tightness, and is apparently unable to go on Tuesday.

Danny Espinosa will handle the hot corner and bat second on Tuesday.


Nationals CF Denard Span sits on Tuesday with back spasms


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(3:19 pm ET) Nationals center fielder Denard Span is not in the starting lineup for Tuesday's game against the Reds. Span exited Monday's game with back spasms, and is unable to go on Tuesday.

Span had an MRI on Tuesday, and is expected to see a specialist to determine the cause of this back issue that has been nagging him for quite some time.

Michael Taylor will fill in for Span in center field and in the leadoff spot in the lineup.


Pirates LF Starling Marte sidelined again Tuesday


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(2:51 pm ET) Pirates left fielder Starling Marte was sidelined a second straight start Tuesday against the Padres due to a left side injury. Sean Rodriguez was once again starting in his absence.

Royals SP Jason Vargas set for simulated game Wednesday


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(12:07 pm ET) A simulated game scheduled for Royals rehabbing left-hander Jason Vargas has been pushed back from Tuesday to Wednesday, per Sports Radio 810. He will throw about 60 pitches.

Vargas has been sidelined for a month with a left flexor strain. He won five of seven decisions and posted a 4.10 ERA before going down.


Rays RF Steven Souza lands on DL due to finger laceration


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(11:12 am ET) With the All-Star break right around the corner, the Rays opted to place starting right fielder Steven Souza on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday due to a finger laceration. The move is retroactive to July 6.

Souza said he still has no feeling in his right pinkie finger, per the Tampa Bay Times. Souza added there is some nerve damage, but he doesn't know how severe.

He is hoping to return from the disabled list after the minimum stay. He is expected to see another doctor once Tampa Bay returns home.

Souza could probably benefit from the time off, as he heads to the disabled list mired in a 2-for-31 slump in his last 11 games (eight starts). He has 18 strikeouts in that span.


White Sox RP Matt Albers continues to put up zeroes in rehab


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(11:04 am ET) White Sox veteran reliever Matt Albers has continued his encouraging work in his rehab stint at Triple-A Charlotte, throwing another scoreless inning, per CSN Chicago. He has allowed just one run in seven innings pitched as he recovers from a broken finger.

Albers has been out for nearly two-and-a-half months after sustaining the injury in a brawl with the Tigers. He has pitched in just four major league games this season.


Royals CF Lorenzo Cain will not play in doubleheader Tuesday


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(10:50 am ET) Although Monday's game against the Rays was postponed due to rain, it still wasn't enough time for Royals center fielder Lorenzo Cain to recover from a hamstring injury. He remained absent from the starting lineup for the first game of Tuesday's doubleheader, as Paulo Orlando started in center field.

After the lineup was posted, manager Ned Yost told reporters Cain will also not play in the second game of the doubleheader.


Rays SP Jake Odorizzi says he's eager to rejoin rotation


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(9:47 am ET) Rays starting pitcher Jake Odorizzi (oblique) made his second and final rehab start for Class A Charlotte on Monday.

The right-hander was brilliant, tossing 5 2/3 scoreless innings. He allowed two hits and one walk, while striking out six.

“I haven’t had any pain for quite a while now, so I was just looking to get through this healthy and make sure to get all my pitches in, and I was able to get more outs than the five innings I was scheduled for,” he said, per The Tampa Tribune.

Odorizzi is expected to rejoin the Tampa Bay rotation Saturday against the Astros after he allowed one run in 9 2/3 innings during his rehab assignment.

“Everything went well,” he said. “It went as best as it could, and I’m ready to get back and contribute again.”


Orioles' Jason Garcia tosses scoreless inning in rehab outing Monday


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(7/6/2015) Orioles pitcher Jason Garcia began his rehab assignment at Double-A on Monday by throwing a scoreless inning.

Garcia did not allow a hit during the appearance. Garcia has been sidelined since May 11 with right shoulder tendinitis.


Nationals 3B Yunel Escobar suffers hamstring injury Monday


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(7/6/2015) Nationals third baseman Yunel Escobar was forced to leave Monday's loss to the Reds with a tight left hamstring, the team announced.

Escobar was 1 for 2 before leaving the game. He will be reevaluated Tuesday.


Nationals' Denard Span leaves Monday's game with back issue


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(7/6/2015) Nationals outfielder Denard Span was pulled from Monday's game against the Reds after suffering back spasms, the team announced.

Span left after two innings. He has been battling back spasms recently. He will be reevaluated Tuesday. Matt den Dekker replaced him in the outfield.


Blue Jays SP Mark Buehrle allows nine hits in Monday's loss


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(7/6/2015) Blue Jays pitcher Mark Buehrle produced a solid outing Monday, but the Blue Jays lost 4-2 to the White Sox.

Buehrle did not allow an earned run, but four runs were scored against him with the help of two errors. Buehrle struck out two and did not walk a batter over eight innings of work. He is now 9-5 with a 3.38 ERA.

During the start, Buehrle was hit on the ankle by a come-backer and had X-rays after the game, which came back negative, reports SportsNet. 

Prior to Monday's loss, Buehrle was 4-0 in his last seven starts. He has allowed a total of eight earned runs in his last six starts.


Astros pitcher Chad Qualls to begin rehab assignment Tuesday


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(7/6/2015) Astros pitcher Chad Qualls is expected to begin his rehab assignment Tuesday at Double-A, reports the Houston Chronicle.

The rehab stint is expected to last at least two outings. Qualls has not pitched since June 24 because of a pinched nerve in his trapezius and neck.


Cubs SP Tsuyoshi Wada allows four runs in rehab outing


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(7/6/2015) Cubs pitcher Tsuyoshi Wada surrendered four runs on eight hits over four innings of work during his first rehab assignment Monday at Double-A.

Wada gave up two home runs during the outing. He also struck out four without walking a batter. Wada is on the disabled list with a shoulder injury.


Hunter Pence has successful BP, Giants may move up return date


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(7/6/2015) Giants outfielder Hunter Pence took batting practice on Sunday as he continues to recover from a wrist injury that has had him sidelined since June 2.

Manager Bruce Bochy said he was thrilled with Pence's progress after watching his BP. Pence visited the doctor on Monday, and Bochy is optimistic that he could be ready to return by the All Star Break, per CSN Bay Area.


Cardinals' Matt Holliday has rehab interrupted by illness


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(7/6/2015) Cardinals outfielder Matt Holliday was scheduled to test his injured quad on Monday, but that plan hit a roadblock. 

Holliday has been on the 15-day disabled list dealing with the quad for nearly a month. He was supposed to do running and agility work on Monday, but a virus kept him bedridden in the team hotel, per MLB.com.


Twins' Ricky Nolasco to undergo ankle surgery


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(7/6/2015) Twins pitcher Ricky Nolasco will undergo ankle surgery on Monday, per the Star Tribune. He has has been on the 15-day disabled list since June 4 with a right ankle impingement.

General manager Terry Ryan doesn't have a timetable for Nolasco's return, but some are optimistic he will be back this season.

"I have never dealt with something like this, with any player we've ever had," Ryan said, per 1500ESPN.com. "This little fragment in his foot that doesn't allow him to push off [the mount]."


Giants' Tim Lincecum plays catch Monday


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(7/6/2015) Giants pitcher Tim Lincecum was able to play catch Monday, reports CSN Bay Area. Lincecum is on the disabled list with a forearm contusion. He last pitched June 27.

Cory Luebke meets with Padres' doctors after arm pain returns


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(7/6/2015) Padres pitcher Cory Luebke suffered a setback in his recovery from two Tommy John surgeries. 

Luebke experienced discomfort in his elbow after his most recent minor league rehab appearance. 

Luebke returned to San Diego and will meet with the team doctor on Tuesday, per MLB.com


White Sox impressed by Nate Jones in simulated game


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(7/6/2015) White Sox manager Robin Ventura was impressed by Nate Jones during a simulated game, per the Chicago Sun-Times

Jones is on the 60-day disabled list as he recovers from Tommy John surgery. 

Ventura raved about how the ball came out of Jones' hand. Jones should be ready for a minor league rehab assignment in the near future. 


Padres' Brandon Morrow to throw bullpen session on Tuesday


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(7/6/2015) Padres pitcher Brandon Morrow will throw a bullpen session on Tuesday, per U-T San Diego.

Morrow has been on the 60-day disabled list from a shoulder injury that has sidelined him since May 3. 

Assuming everything goes well, Morrow will throw a simulated game for the team on Saturday. 


 
Fantasy Baseball updates in your inbox!
Fantasy Inside Pitch newsletter thumbnail Get prepped to set your lineup with the latest player rankings, updates & more delivered directly to your inbox each week. Preview
 
Fan Poll

Which rookie pitcher will be best rest of the season?