Derek Norris
Padres C Derek Norris leaves Tuesday's game prematurely
Derek Norris, C, SD
9/2/2015
News: Padres catcher Derek Norris was forced to exit Tuesday's game after a play at the plate, the team announced.

There was no word on the type of injury Norris suffered. He was 0 for 3 before being replaced by Austin Hedges in the seventh.

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Buster Posey
Giants catcher Buster Posey returns to lineup Sunday
Buster Posey, C, SF
8/30/2015
News: Giants catcher Buster Posey was back in the lineup for Sunday's game against the Cardinals, the team announced.

Posey will bat fourth and play catcher. Posey did not play in Saturday's game after being hit by a pitch in the elbow during Friday's contest.

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Francisco Cervelli
Pirates' Francisco Cervelli ejected for contesting balls and strikes
Francisco Cervelli, C, PIT
8/27/2015
News: Pirates catcher Francisco Cervelli was ejected in the third inning of Thursday's game against the Marlins. Home plate umpire Alan Porter gave Cervelli the hook for arguing balls and strikes.

Cervelli was 1 for 2 with a triple, a run scored and a strikeout before his ejection. Chris Stewart took over behind the plate.

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Yasmani Grandal
Dodgers catcher Yasmani Grandal back from three-game absence
Yasmani Grandal, C, LAD
8/27/2015
News: Dodgers catcher Yasmani Grandal returned to the starting lineup Thursday against the Reds after missing three starts due to a shoulder injury. A.J. Ellis started all three games in Grandal's absence.

Grandal returns to the lineup mired in a 3-for-30 slump in his last 10 games (nine starts). He has no extra-base hits, two RBI, one run, five walks and 10 strikeouts in that span.

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David Ross
Cubs place C David Ross on family medical leave
David Ross, C, CHC
8/27/2015
News: The Cubs announced they placed catcher David Ross on the family medical emergency list Wednesday, per ESPN.com. 

Ross is eligible to miss a maximum of seven days and a minimum of three days. The Cubs recalled Matt Szczur to fill his spot on the roster. 

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Michael McKenry
Rockies C Michael McKenry has knee surgery
Michael McKenry, C, COL
8/25/2015
News: Rockies catcher Michael McKenry had knee surgery to repair a lateral meniscus tear in his right knee on Monday, per NBCSports.com.

McKenry is on the 60-day disabled list and will mist the remainder of the season.

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Nick Hundley
Dustin Garneau replaces Nick Hundley at catcher for Rockies
Nick Hundley, C, COL
8/23/2015
News: Rockies catcher Nick Hundley isn't in the lineup for Sunday's game after starting 89 games and four of the last five. 

In his place Dustin Garneau gets his second start of the year behind the plate. 

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Miguel Montero
Cubs' Miguel Montero delivers go-ahead home run in win Saturday
Miguel Montero, C, CHC
8/22/2015
News: Cubs catcher Miguel Montero had the biggest hit of the afternoon on Saturday, as he launched a go-ahead solo home run in the bottom of the eighth inning. The homer broke a 7-7 tie, and the Cubs went on to beat the Braves 9-7.

Montero, who also doubled in a run earlier in the game, is batting .278 with two homers and six RBI in 11 games since returning from the disabled list earlier this month.

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A.J. Pierzynski
Braves' A.J. Pierzynski collects three hits in loss on Saturday
A.J. Pierzynski, C, ATL
8/22/2015
News: Braves catcher A.J. Pierzynski continues to carry a hot bat, as he posted a three-hit effort in Saturday's 9-7 loss to the Cubs. Pierzynski went 3 for 4 with a double, two RBI and two runs scored.

The veteran catcher is now batting .294 on the year, which would be his highest mark since 2009.

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