NEWS
Fri, Jun 21, 2024

8:01 PM - Zach Plesac (LAA) will start Saturday's game against the Dodgers, Sam Blum of The Athletic reports.

7:58 PM - Michael Stefanic (LAA) is starting at second base and batting eighth in Friday's game against the Dodgers, Jeff Fletcher of The Orange County Register reports.

7:52 PM - Brandon Drury (LAA) was scratched from the Angels' lineup ahead of Friday's game against the Dodgers due to an illness, Sam Blum of The Athletic reports.

7:28 PM - Clayton Kershaw (LAD) (shoulder) will make his second rehab start for Triple-A Oklahoma City on Tuesday, Bill Plunkett of The Orange County Register reports.

7:17 PM - Blake Perkins (MIL) is not in the starting lineup for Friday's game against the Padres.

7:16 PM - Cody Bradford (TEX) (rib/back) is throwing a bullpen session Friday and then will be sent to the Rangers' Arizona Complex League affiliate, Evan Grant of The Dallas Morning News reports.

7:08 PM - Kendall Graveman (HOU) (shoulder) is in the middle of a throwing program and has a chance at returning in September, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

7:07 PM - Mike Burrows (PIT) (elbow) had his rehab assignment transferred from the rookie-level Florida Complex League to Single-A Bradenton on Friday, Andrew Destin of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

6:59 PM - Lance McCullers Jr. (HOU) (shoulder) is scheduled Saturday to throw 25 warmup pitches and then take a break to mimic a half-inning before throwing more pitches, Chandler Rome of The Athletic reports.

6:51 PM - Grant Hartwig (NYM) underwent surgery Friday to repair a torn meniscus in his left knee and will be out six to eight weeks, Tim Healey of Newsday reports.

6:48 PM - Brandon Drury (LAA) (illness) is batting sixth and playing second base Friday against the Dodgers.

6:48 PM - Sam Hilliard (COL) Rockies selected the contract of Hilliard from Triple-A Albuquerque on Friday.

6:42 PM - Hans Crouse (LAA) Angels selected Crouse's contract from Triple-A Salt Lake on Friday.

6:36 PM - Luis Campusano (SD) has been scratched from Friday's lineup against the Brewers, Jeff Sanders of The San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

6:35 PM - Jakob Junis (MIL) (shoulder) was activated from the 60-day injured list Friday.

6:30 PM - Bradley Blalock (MIL) Brewers optioned Blalock to Double-A Biloxi on Friday.

6:26 PM - Adael Amador (COL) (oblique) was placed on the 10-day injured list Friday.

6:25 PM - J.P. Feyereisen (LAD) Dodgers optioned Feyereisen to Triple-A Oklahoma City on Friday.

6:22 PM - Brendan Rodgers (COL) (hamstring) was reinstated from the 10-day injured list on Friday.

6:20 PM - Landon Knack (LAD) Dodgers recalled Knack from Triple-A Oklahoma City on Friday.

6:18 PM - Keibert Ruiz (WSH) is out of the lineup for Friday's game against Colorado.

6:17 PM - Francisco Alvarez (NYM) went 1-for-3 with a solo home run and two walks in Friday's 11-1 win over the Cubs.

6:15 PM - Jason Heyward (LAD) is out of the lineup for Friday's game against the Angels.

6:14 PM - Brandon Nimmo (NYM) went 2-for-4 with a two-run home run and three runs scored in Friday's 11-1 win over the Cubs.

6:13 PM - J.D. Martinez (NYM) went 2-for-4 with a home run, four RBI and two runs scored in Friday's 11-1 victory over the Cubs.

6:13 PM - Cavan Biggio (LAD) isn't in the lineup for Friday's game against the Angels.

6:12 PM - Sam Hilliard (COL) Rockies are set to select Hilliard's contract from Triple-A Albuquerque, Luke Zahlmann of Denver Gazette reports.

6:11 PM - Jose Quintana (NYM) (3-5) earned the win against the Cubs on Friday, allowing one (unearned) run on four hits and one walk with eight strikeouts over 6.1 innings.

6:10 PM - Gavin Lux (LAD) is out of the lineup for Friday's game against the Angels.

6:10 PM - Shota Imanaga (CHC) (7-2) took the loss to the Mets on Friday, allowing 10 runs on 11 eleven hits and one walk with three strikeouts over three innings.

6:09 PM - Will Smith (LAD) is out of the lineup for Friday's game against the Angels.

6:05 PM - Charlie Blackmon (COL) Rockies are set to place Blackmon on the injured list due to a strained right hamstring, Luke Zahlmann of Denver Gazette reports.

6:05 PM - CJ Abrams (WSH) (wrist) said that he's "good to go" for Friday's game against the Rockies, Mark Zuckerman of MASNSports.com reports

5:59 PM - Bo Bichette (TOR) (calf) took ground balls, ran the bases and hit in the batting cages Friday, Arden Zwelling of Sportsnet.ca reports.

5:55 PM - Byron Buxton (MIN) is out of the lineup for Friday's game against Oakland.

5:53 PM - Max Kepler (MIN) (neck) isn't part of the starting lineup for Friday's game against the Athletics.

5:47 PM - Adael Amador (COL) will be placed on the injured list with a right oblique strain, Patrick Lyons of JustBaseball.com reports.

5:43 PM - Adam Mazur (SD) Padres optioned Mazur to Triple-A El Paso following Thursday's game against the Brewers.

5:41 PM - Brendan Rodgers (COL) (hamstring) will be activated from the 10-day injured list, Patrick Lyons of JustBaseball.com reports Friday.

5:36 PM - Tom Cosgrove (SD) Padres recalled Cosgrove from Triple-A El Paso on Friday.

5:33 PM - Josh Jung (TEX) (wrist) was pulled from his rehab assignment Friday to be evaluated in Arlington before the Rangers decide whether or not to activate him this weekend, Evan Grant of The Dallas Morning News reports.

5:26 PM - Rob Refsnyder (BOS) Alex Cora said Friday that Refsnyder is dealing with right knee soreness, Christopher Smith of MassLive.com reports.

5:23 PM - Abraham Toro (OAK) (shoudler) is starting at third base and hitting in the leadoff spot for Friday's series opener against the Twins.

5:21 PM - Jon Gray (TEX) will start Saturday's game against the Royals, Kennedi Landry of MLB.com reports.

5:18 PM - Gregory Santos (SEA) (lat) is set to throw a live bullpen session in Miami on Saturday, Daniel Kramer of MLB.com reports.

5:17 PM - Max Scherzer (TEX) (back/thumb) won't start Saturday's game against the Royals, Kennedi Landry of MLB.com reports.

5:09 PM - Osvaldo Bido (OAK) Athletics recalled Bido from Triple-A Las Vegas on Friday.

5:09 PM - Vinny Nittoli (OAK) Athletics designated Nittoli for assignment Friday.

4:56 PM - Tyler Stephenson (CIN) manager David Bell said Friday that Stephenson is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury, Chris Renkel of Local 12 in Cincinnati reports.

4:49 PM - Wilyer Abreu (BOS) (ankle) is likely to be activated from the 10-day injured list Saturday, Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe reports.

4:48 PM - Jace Jung (DET) was placed on the 7-day injured list Thursday with an undisclosed injury, Jason Beck of MLB.com reports.

4:45 PM - Bryan Hoeing (MIA) (hamstring) is scheduled to throw three innings at Triple-A Jacksonville on Tuesday, Daniel Alvarez-Montes of ElExtraBase.com reports.

4:43 PM - Spencer Horwitz (TOR) is not in the lineup for Friday's contest in Cleveland.

4:41 PM - Edward Cabrera (MIA) (shoulder) allowed two runs (one earned) on one hit and one walk with four strikeouts across three innings at Triple-A Jacksonville on Wednesday. He's scheduled to pitch again Tuesday, Daniel Alvarez-Montes of ElExtraBase.com reports.

4:41 PM - Orelvis Martinez (TOR) will start at second base and bat eighth in Friday's game versus the Guardians.

4:33 PM - Gleyber Torres (NYY) (groin) was deemed day-to-day after an MRI came back clean Friday, Gary Phillips of the New York Daily News reports.

4:29 PM - Dominic Canzone (SEA) is out of the lineup for Friday's game against Miami.

4:28 PM - Josh Rojas (SEA) is out of the lineup for Friday's game against the Marlins.

4:26 PM - Luke Raley (SEA) is out of the lineup Friday against the Marlins

4:23 PM - Bo Naylor (CLE) is out of the lineup Friday against Toronto.

4:20 PM - Jeremy Pena (HOU) is not in the lineup for Friday's game versus the Orioles.

4:20 PM - David Fry (CLE) is out of the lineup for Friday's game against the Blue Jays.

4:16 PM - Colton Cowser (BAL) is not in the lineup for Friday's contest in Houston.

4:14 PM - Alex Faedo (DET) (hip) is scheduled to pitch at Triple-A Toledo on Saturday, Cody Stavenhagen of The Athletic reports.

4:06 PM - Joey Bart (PIT) (thumb) will begin a rehab assignment with Triple-A Indianapolis on Friday, Alex Stumpf of MLB.com reports.

4:04 PM - Nelson Velazquez (KC) is not in the lineup for Friday's contest versus the Rangers.

3:59 PM - Luis Contreras (HOU) was optioned to Triple-A Sugar Land on Friday.

3:58 PM - Blair Henley (HOU) Astros designated Henley for assignment Friday.

3:56 PM - Victor Caratini (HOU) (left hip flexor strain) was placed on the 10-day injured list Friday, retroactive to Thursday.

3:56 PM - Joey Loperfido (HOU) Astros recalled Loperfido from Triple-A Sugar Land on Friday.

3:53 PM - Kerry Carpenter (DET) (back) hopes to resume baseball activities Monday, Cody Stavenhagen of The Athletic reports.

3:53 PM - Jake Bloss (HOU) Astros selected Bloss' contract from Double-A Corpus Christi on Friday.

3:48 PM - Charlie Blackmon (COL) (hamstring) remains out of the lineup for Friday's game against the Nationals.

3:46 PM - Adael Amador (COL) (oblique) is not in the lineup for Friday's game versus the Nationals.

3:43 PM - Ali Sanchez (MIA) Marlins selected Sanchez's contract from Triple-A Jacksonville on Friday

3:43 PM - Nolan Jones (COL) (illness) will start in left field and bat sixth in Friday's game against the Nationals.

3:39 PM - Alex Verdugo (NYY) is out of the lineup for Friday's game against Atlanta.

3:38 PM - Gleyber Torres (NYY) (groin) is out of the lineup for Friday's game against Atlanta.

3:33 PM - Forrest Wall (ATL) isn't part of the starting lineup Friday against the Yankees.

3:33 PM - David Hamilton (BOS) is not in the lineup for Friday's game in Cincinnati.

3:30 PM - Tyler Stephenson (CIN) is out of the lineup Friday against Boston.

3:27 PM - Nick Martini (CIN) (hand) isn't in the starting lineup for Friday's game against the Red Sox.

3:25 PM - Yoendrys Gomez (NYY) Yankees recalled Gomez from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Friday.

3:24 PM - Jeimer Candelario (CIN) is batting third and the designated hitter for Friday's game against Boston.

3:23 PM - Phil Bickford (NYY) Yankees selected Bickford's contract from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Friday.

3:22 PM - Conner Capel (CIN) was designated for assignment Friday.

3:21 PM - Victor Gonzalez (NYY) Yankees designated Gonzalez for assignment Friday.

3:19 PM - Austin Wynns (CIN) Reds selected Wynns' contract from Triple-A Louisville on Friday.

3:17 PM - Jacob Hurtubise (CIN) Reds optioned Hurtubise to Triple-A Louisville on Friday, Charlie Goldsmith of Cincinnati Enquirer reports.

3:15 PM - Jazz Chisholm Jr. (MIA) (hamstring) will start in center field and bat leadoff in Friday's game against the Mariners.

3:14 PM - Nick Gordon (MIA) is out of the lineup for Friday's game against the Mariners.

3:09 PM - TJ Friedl (CIN) will start in center field and bat leadoff in Friday's game versus the Red Sox.

3:09 PM - Garrett Stubbs (PHI) isn't in the starting nine for Friday's game against the Diamondbacks, Todd Zolecki of MLB.com reports.

3:05 PM - David Dahl (PHI) isn't in the lineup for Fridays game against Arizona, Todd Zolecki of MLB.com reports.

3:03 PM - Brandon Marsh (PHI) is absent from the starting lineup Friday against the Diamondbacks, Todd Zolecki of MLB.com reports.

2:57 PM - Angel Martinez (CLE) Guardians recalled Martinez from Triple-A Columbus on Friday.

2:52 PM - Gabriel Arias (CLE) Guardians placed Arias on the family medical emergency list.

2:48 PM - Martin Perez (PIT) (groin) will pitch for Triple-A Indianapolis on Saturday, Andrew Destin of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

2:48 PM - Andrew Benintendi (CHW) is absent from the lineup for Friday's game in Detroit.

2:36 PM - Zach McKinstry (DET) is not part of the starting lineup for Friday's game against the White Sox.

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