Tom Wilhelmsen takes the loss in spot-start
Glen Perkins makes quick work of Seattle
Yohan Pino picks up first career win
Michael Saunders injures side on check swing
Saunders owns a .277/.329/.436 slash line with six homers and 28 RBI in 196 at-bats. His status remains uncertain for Friday's series opener against the A's.
Odrisamer Despaigne looks dominant in losing effort
Tyler Lyons expected to be optioned Friday
Lyons will be sent down in order to make room for Joe Kelly, who is returning from the disabled list. Lyons was just activated from the DL Monday, and tossed three innings for the club Thursday.
Scoreless streak ends for Clayton Kershaw despite complete game gem
Ryan Ludwick hits sixth home run Thursday
Ludwick collected three hits during the outing. After signling his first time up, Ludwick stepped in against Kyle Hendricks in the third inning. On the second pitch of the at-bat, Ludwick ripped a 78 mph changeup out to left for the solo shot. He would add another single later in the game. Ludwick finished 3 for 6, with one run scored and two RBI.
Padres looking to increase Jesse Hahn's innings limit
Hahn will make his final start before the All-Star break Friday against the Dodgers in Los Angeles.
Chone Figgins nearing rehab work
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?
Just how hot are Jake Arrieta, J.D. Martinez, Jesse Hahn, Steve Pearce, Chris Young, Kevin Kiermaier (hot, really?), Chris Coghlan and Tim Lincecum? Play along and find out.
Mark Trumbo will soon rejoin the Diamondbacks after months on the disabled list. Fantasy owners savvy enough to acquire him will be adding a second-half difference maker.
Jose Abreu has flashed elite power skills over his first half-season in the majors. Should Fantasy owners buy this level of power moving forward?
July 10, 2014
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