Mets C Travis d'Arnaud singles in Double-A rehab game
by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(1:21 pm ET) Mets catcher Travis d'Arnaud went 1 for 3 with a single in a Double-A rehab game on Monday.

d'Arnaud is working his way back from a sprained left elbow. He is expected to catch a full rehab game on Tuesday.

"I feel great, and I'm excited to get back whenever they feel like I'm ready," d'Arnaud said, per

Diamondbacks C Welington Castillo leaves game after HBP
by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(10:30 am ET) Diamondbacks catcher Welington Castillo left Monday's game against the Mariners after being hit by a pitch in the elbow, according to the Arizona Republic.

Castillo had a hard time moving and bending his elbow after the game.

"It doesn't feel really good right now," Castillo said. "We will see tomorrow."

Cardinals' Yadier Molina leaves Monday's game after not feeling well
by Sean d'Oliveira |
(7/27/2015) Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina was forced to exit Monday's game against the Reds after feeling ill, the team announced. Molina was 1 for 2 with one run before leaving the contest. He was replaced by Tony Cruz.

After the game, manager Mike Matheny said Molina was more dehydrated and was able to pass concussion tests, reports Fox Sports Midwest.

Cubs catcher Kyle Schwarber to see time in left field
by Sean d'Oliveira |
(7/27/2015) Cubs manager Joe Maddon said Monday catcher Kyle Schwarber could see more playing time in left field after playing one inning in left during Sunday's contest, reports

"You saw him play one minute of outfield [Sunday]," Maddon said. "You might see him out there more often as we move along."

Schwarber has been working on outfield drills with coach Dave Martinez. He is hitting .396 with three home runs and 11 RBI in 16 games this season.

Diamondbacks activate C Jarrod Saltalamacchia
by Elliott Smith | Staff Writer
(7/27/2015) The Diamondbacks announced Monday they have activated catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia from the 15-day disabled list and optioned pitcher Dominic Leone to Double-A Mobile, per The Sports Xchange. 

Saltalamacchia has been on the disabled list since July 17 (retroactive to July 11) due to a strained muscle in his neck. He was hitting .213 with one home run in 20 games with the team.

Leone is 0-5 with an 8.40 ERA in 13 appearances with the Mariners and D-Backs this season. 

Reds recall C Skipworth, DFA INF Dominguez
by Elliott Smith | Staff Writer
(7/27/2015) The Reds announced they have recalled catcher Kyle Skipworth from Double-A Pensacola to fill the roster spot vacated with the trade of starter Johnny Cueto, in addition to designating utility man Chris Dominguez for assignment. 

Skipworth was with the Reds earlier in the season, but did not enter a game before being optioned in April. He was hitting .237 in 42 games at Double-A.

Dominguez appeared in 14 games with the Reds, hitting .261 with two homers and five RBIs. 

Mets C Travis d'Arnaud gets two hits in Double-A rehab game
by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(7/26/2015) Mets catcher Travis d'Arnaud went 2 for 5 with a run scored in his rehab assignment game for Double-A Binghamton on Sunday.

d'Arnaud is currently on the 15-day disabled list with an elbow injury.

Brewers give Adam Lind Sunday off with back issue
by Shawn Krest |
(7/26/2015) Brewers first baseman Adam Lind isn't in the starting lineup for Sunday's game. Lind was forced to leave Saturday's game due to lower back tightness. 

Catcher Jonathan Lucroy moves to first to replace Lind, starting there for the third time this year. 

Ryan Lavarnway gives A.J. Pierzynski day off for Braves
by Shawn Krest |
(7/26/2015) Braves catcher A.J. Pierzynski isn't in the starting lineup for Sunday's game, getting a break after starting seven of the last eight. 

Replacing him behind the plate is Ryan Lavarnway, who gets his eighth start for the Braves. 

Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina given day off Sunday
by Sean d'Oliveira |
(7/26/2015) Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina was held out of Sunday's lineup against the Braves, the team announced.

Molina was replaced at catcher by Tony Cruz, who will hit seventh. Molina is hitting .387 with one double and six RBI in his last seven games.

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