Dodgers 3B Justin Turner placed on 15-day DL with skin infection
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Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner
was placed on the 15-day disabled list
due to a skin infection on his right thigh. Turner was sent to the emergency room on Tuesday when a pimple on his leg developed into an infection.
The move to the DL is retroactive to Tuesday.
Phillies place newly-acquired Matt Harrison on disabled list
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The Phillies placed left-handed pitcher Matt Harrison
on the 15-day disabled list, per the News Journal
Harrison was just acquired by the Phillies, from Texas, for Cole Hamels. He hadn't appeared in a game for the team. He's suffering from lower back inflammation.
Pirates' A.J. Burnett to 15-day disabled list with elbow inflammation
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The Pirates have placed struggling pitcher A.J. Burnett
on the 15-day disabled list with right elbow inflammation
. Burnett has been dreadful over his last three times out, going 1-2 with a whopping 10.13 ERA in that span.
Burnett claimed he was healthy following Thursday's disaster of an outing, when he allowed seven earned runs against the Reds. But regardless, he will be out for at least the next two weeks.
Mariners 1B Logan Morrison (thumb) remains sidelined on Friday
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Mariners first baseman Logan Morrison
remains out of the starting lineup
due to a thumb injury on Friday. He will miss his second straight game after suffering the injury in Wednesday's contest.
Youngster Jesus Montero, who was recalled from Triple-A on Friday, will take over at first base for the injured Morrison. It is not currently known when Morrison is expected to return to the lineup.
Mariners 2B Robinson Cano still out with abdominal strain
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As expected, Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano
remains out of the starting lineup
on Friday. Cano is dealing with a strained abdominal muscle, and will miss his third straight game.
Rookie Ketel Marte will make his big-league debut on Friday, as he will fill in at second base for Cano.
Cano is expected to be sidelined until early next week.
Nationals SP Stephen Strasburg set for rehab start Monday
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Nationals starter Stephen Strasburg
is set to make his second rehab start
Monday for Triple-A Syracuse.
Strasburg, who pitched a mediocre four innings for the Chiefs on Wednesday, has been sidelined for four weeks with an oblique injury. He has made just three starts for Washington since May 29.
Giants place Tim Hudson on DL
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The Giants placed pitcher Tim Hudson
on the 15-day disabled list on Friday, per the San Francisco Chronicle
Hudson was likely to lose his spot in the rotation after the team acquired Mike Leake prior to the trade deadline.
Hudson said that the shoulder had been bothering him. "We'll go with that."
Rib injury keeps OF Corey Dickerson out of lineup for Rockies
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Rockies outfielder Corey Dickerson
is not in the starting lineup
for Friday's game against the Cardinals. Dickerson suffered a rib contusion while diving for a ball in Thursday's game.
There is currently no talks of a possible DL stint for Dickerson, but his immediate status is unknown.
Brandon Barnes will cover left field for the Rockies on Friday.
Blue Jays GM backs Michael Saunders as long-term left fielder
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Blue Jays general manager Alex Anthopoulos backed Michael Saunders
as the "long-term guy" in left field
Friday, according to the Toronto Star
. However, Saunders -- who has missed most of the season due to knee issues -- isn't playing in rehab games yet and might not return this season.
Angels place SP C.J. Wilson on DL with elbow ailment
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The Angels have placed southpaw starter C.J. Wilson
on the disabled list with an elbow injury
, per the Los Angeles Times
Wilson certainly pitched like there was a problem Tuesday in his worst outing in five weeks. He allowed six earned runs on six hits in four innings.
He is 8-8 on the year with a 3.89 ERA that is at its highest point since June 23.