Zach Walters
MRI reveals no structural damage for Zach Walters
Zach Walters, LF, CLE
News: An MRI on the ribcage of Indians outfielder Zach Walters has revealed no structural damage, the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.

The injury is believed to be of the soft-tissue variety, and Walters may be able to make it back on the field before the end of the season. He's just 2 for 20 in September.


Shin-Soo Choo
Shin-Soo Choo to undergo ankle surgery Wednesday
Shin-Soo Choo, LF, TEX
News: Rangers outfielder Shin-Soo Choo will undergo arthroscopic surgery on his left ankle to repair torn cartilege Wednesday, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.

Choo won't begin his running program for six-to-eight weeks while recovering from the surgery. He was ruled out for the season in August due to bone spurs in his elbow.


Josh Hamilton
Albert Pujols, Josh Hamilton back in lineup Tuesday
Josh Hamilton, LF, LAA
News: Angels first baseman Albert Pujols and outfielder Josh Hamilton are back in the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Mariners.

Pujols left Monday's game with a hamstring injury, but it won't cost him any time. Hamilton, who will be the team's designated hitter Tuesday, has been out since Sept. 4 while recovering from a right shoulder injury.


George Springer
Astros shut down George Springer
George Springer, RF, HOU
News: Astros outfielder George Springer has been shut down for the remainder of the season, the team announced Tuesday.

Springer has been sidelined since mid-July due to a quad strain after suffering a setback during a minor-league rehab assignment in early August. The team will take precautions now in the hopes of having him available for a full season next year.


Rusney Castillo
Rusney Castillo to make first MLB start Wednesday
Rusney Castillo, CF, BOS
News: Red Sox outfielder Rusney Castillo will make the first major-league start of his career Wednesday in center field, the Boston Globe reports.

The Red Sox will get a good look at the prized international signee over the remainder of the season in anticipation of Castillo potentially manning center field full time in 2015. He inked a seven-year contract with Boston in August.


Oswaldo Arcia
Oswaldo Arcia sidelined by back injury Tuesday
Oswaldo Arcia, RF, MIN
News: Twins outfielder Oswaldo Arcia is out of the lineup Tuesday, after leaving the team's game the previous night with a back injury. He is day to day moving forward, at this point. 

Michael Choice
Michael Choice's season ends with hamstring injury
Michael Choice, LF, TEX
News: Rangers outfielder Michael Choice's season is over, the team announced Tuesday, as a result of a strained left hamstring.

Choice will miss the final 13 games of the season as a result of an injury suffered Sunday. Choice hit .182/.250/.320 in 253 at-bats for the Rangers over 86 games.


Josh Willingham
Josh Willingham still held out
Josh Willingham, LF, KC
News: Royals outfielder Josh Willingham missed his third game in a row due to a groin injury Tuesday against the White Sox. Willingham has not played since last Thursday, and remains day to day at this point. 

Jake Smolinski
Jake Smolinski brought off DL Tuesday
Jake Smolinski, LF, TEX
News: Rangers outfielder Jake Smolinski has been activated from the disabled list and will be available Tuesday in Oakland, the team announced.

Smolinski has been out since late July as a result of a broken foot. He was hitting .389 in 36 at-bats prior to the injury. 


Melky Cabrera
Blue Jays to extend qualifying offer to Melky Cabrera
Melky Cabrera, LF, TOR
News: The Blue Jays plan to extend a qualifying offer to outfielder Melky Cabrera, Baseball Insider Jon Heyman reports Tursday.

The qualifying offer to Cabrera will likely be between $15-16 million, according to the report, but the team won't stop there. The Blue Jays are also expected to negotiate with Cabrera on a long-term extension, coming off Cabrera's two-year, $16 million deal.

Cabrera hit .301/.351/.458 with 16 home runs and 73 RBI before undergoing season-ending surgery to repair a broken pinky earlier in the month.  


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