Orioles outfielder Delmon Young with good matchup Tuesday
Young will bat fifth Tuesday for Baltimore.
Rays' Alex Cobb hopes to throw bullpen later this week
Cobb has remained limited to playing catch while working his way back from forearm tendinitis. As he'll likely need to go on a rehab assignment before being cleared for a return, it's likely he doesn't make his season debut until May.
Rays first baseman James Loney hopes to rejoin team this weekend
Loney, who is currently on the 15-day DL with an oblique injury, has been out since the first game of the season with the injury.
Blue Jays' Jose Reyes leading off Tuesday, Devon Travis out
Reyes was diagnosed with a small rib fracture last week after feeling a jolt of pain during an at-bat Thursday. He was ruled out through the weekend but is able to return to action Tuesday.
Travis left Sunday's game after getting hit with a pitch. He escaped serious injury after the team announced he was not dealing with a rib fracture, but he'll take a seat Tuesday. He said that the rib is bruised and sore, but he's not dealing with a pulled muscle or anything more serious, the Toronto Star reports.
The Blue Jays are favorites (-121) against the Orioles Tuesday.
Reds C Mesoraco unexpectedly sidelined again Tuesday
It was anticipated that
Injuries have prevented Mesoraco from playing much this season. And when he has played he hasn't hit - he has just two hits in 21 at-bats.
Rays' Jeff Beliveau has shoulder impingement
Beliveau underwent an MRI Saturday, and he's scheduled to undergo more testing Wednesday. He was placed on the 15-day disabled list Friday due to shoulder soreness.
Braves' Philip Gosselin gets start at short over Jace Peterson
It's just Gosselin's second start at short this season. He's also started one game at third.
Gosselin is hitting .100 this season, with a stolen base and two RBI.
The Braves are +135 underdogs at the Mets.
Orioles' Steve Pearce, Ryan Flaherty back in the lineup Tuesday
Pearce will bat second and play first base after not playing since Saturday. He is hitting .250 in eight career at-bats against Mark Buehrle with two doubles and a strike out. Flaherty is hitting .333 with two home runs and three RBI in 24 at-bats this season.
The Orioles are currently the underdogs (+125) against Toronto.
Phillies' Sizemore draws first start in six games with Haren on mound
Sizemore is batting .550 (11 for 20) with two doubles, three home runs, four RBI, three walks and three strikeouts in his career against the veteran right-hander.
3B Yunel Escobar back in the lineup Tuesday
Escobar returns having sit safely in all but two games this year. He boasts a slash line of .286/.362/.405.
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