Fernando Rodney a late addition to ASG roster
Manager: Joey Votto will return in weeks, not months
Alberto Callaspo diagnosed with Grade 2 hamstring strain
Nick Martinez nearing 'pen session
Victor Martinez not healthy enough to play in ASG
Twins part ways with Scott Diamond
X-rays come back negative for Brian McCann
Chris Young delivers game-tying, pinch-hit home run Saturday
Young was 0 for 8 in July going into Saturday's game before delivering his eighth home run of the season. The outfielder has hit .199/.280/.354 with eight home runs, 25 RBI and seven stolen bases in 206 at-bats.
Christian Yelich smacks eighth home run Saturday
Yelich gave his team a 2-0 lead with his shot to right center field in the top of the fifth, but the Mets were able to even the score in the bottom half of the inning. Yelich owns a nine-game hitting streak as well as a .273/.351/.431 line with eight home runs, 31 RBI and 11 stolen bases in 304 at-bats.
Charlie Blackmon collects five hits in loss vs. Twins
Blackmon has managed to tally at least two hits in each of his last four games, and Saturday's five-hit effort was his best performance since going 6-for-6 with three doubles and a home run in a game during the first week of the season. He has hit .306/.352/.483 with 14 home runs, 51 RBI and 17 stolen bases in 346 at-bats.
A bad April can haunt the Fantasy value of a player for the remainder of the season. Here are a few guys who have been more productive than their season stats suggest.
Recent callups in the American League haven't had much star power, but several have the skills and opportunity to make an impact in AL-only leagues.
Wondering how to value Masahiro Tanaka, Yadier Molina and Brandon Phillips in light of their injuries? Scott White gives his take and recaps other changes to the rankings.
This season, C.J. Wilson has walked a tightrope with extreme control issues, and it provides a cautionary tale for him and a few other pitchers.
Yadier Molina is set to miss 8-12 weeks following thumb surgery. How will Fantasy owners replace him?
July 11, 2014
Fantasy Baseball Today: News & Notes (7/11) (8:12)