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02/24/2018 9:26pm
Austin Hays (Bal) rotowire.com
Hays was not in the Orioles' lineup Saturday due to a sore lat, Roch Kubatko of the Mid-Atlantic Sports Network reports.
02/24/2018 7:56pm
Ezequiel Carrera (Tor) rotowire.com
Carrera is unlikely to earn a spot on the Blue Jays' Opening Day roster, the Blue Jays' official site reports.
02/24/2018 6:44pm
Nicholas Castellanos (Det) rotowire.com
Manager Ron Gardenhire said of Castellanos, "He's gonna be our right fielder and he'll be doing all his work out there," Brad Galli of WXYZ Detroit reports.
02/24/2018 6:38pm
Nick Rumbelow (Sea) rotowire.com
Rumbelow exited Saturday's game against the White Sox with a cut on his right thumb, Ryan Divish of The Seattle Times reports.
02/24/2018 6:31pm
Buster Posey (SF) rotowire.com
Posey is being held out by a mild ankle tweak Saturday, Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
02/24/2018 6:19pm
Renato Nunez (Oak) rotowire.com
Nunez strained his left hamstring while running the bases Saturday against the Padres, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
02/24/2018 5:54pm
Daniel Stumpf (Det) rotowire.com
Stumpf threw a new, slower changeup in his spring outing against the Blue Jays on Saturday, The Detroit News reports.
02/24/2018 5:18pm
Willie Calhoun (Tex) rotowire.com
Calhoun is the favorite to win the Rangers' left field job, MLB.com reports.
02/24/2018 5:12pm
Hanser Alberto (Tex) rotowire.com
Alberto exited Saturday's Cactus League game against the Dodgers with left hamstring tightness.
02/24/2018 5:08pm
Shane Greene (Det) rotowire.com
Greene finished the 2017 season as the Tigers' closer and manager Ron Gardenhire said last week that it remains "his job to lose," The Detroit News reports.
02/24/2018 4:55pm
Yoenis Cespedes (NYN) rotowire.com
Manager Mickey Callaway said Cespedes (hamstring) will play Sunday against the Marlins, Tim Britton of The Athletic New York reports.
02/24/2018 4:38pm
Dustin Fowler (Oak) rotowire.com
Fowler (kneecap) will be in the Athletics' lineup Sunday against the Royals, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
02/24/2018 4:30pm
Matt Bush (Tex) rotowire.com
Bush is still in the battle for a rotation spot despite the Rangers' recent acquisition of Jesse Chavez, the Rangers' official site reports.
02/24/2018 4:28pm
Mason Williams (Cin) rotowire.com
Williams was hit in the mouth by a foul ball during Wednesday's Cactus League game against the Rockies, Mark Sheldon of MLB.com reports.
02/24/2018 4:17pm
Blaine Hardy (Det) rotowire.com
Hardy was held out of Saturday's Grapefruit League game against the Blue Jays due to shoulder tightness, Chris McCosky of The Detroit News reports.
02/24/2018 4:03pm
Tommy Layne (Bos) rotowire.com
Layne signed a minor-league contract with the Red Sox on Saturday, Brian MacPherson of the Providence Journal reports.
02/24/2018 4:01pm
Will Middlebrooks (Phi) rotowire.com
Middlebrooks has been removed from the game Saturday after colliding with Andrew Pullin in the outfield, Matt Gelb of The Athletic Philadelphia reports.
02/24/2018 3:43pm
Gerardo Parra (Col) rotowire.com
Parra (hand) could bat fourth against right-handed pitchers this season, Thomas Harding of MLB.com reports.
02/24/2018 3:22pm
Luke Voit (StL) rotowire.com
Voit is re-working his swing this spring in an attempt to reduce his launch angle, Joe Trezza of MLB.com reports.
02/24/2018 3:14pm
Noel Cuevas (Col) rotowire.com
Cuevas is in the running to be a backup outfielder for the Rockies to start the season, Thomas Harding of MLB.com reports.
02/24/2018 2:31pm
Corey Seager (LA) rotowire.com
Seager has been removed from the lineup Saturday with a stomach illness, Andy McCullough of the Los Angeles Times reports.
02/24/2018 2:22pm
Jonathan Schoop (Bal) rotowire.com
Schoop (elbow) is hitting second and playing second base for Saturday's Grapefruit League matchup against the Twins.
02/24/2018 2:09pm
Jonathan Schoop (Bal) rotowire.com
Schoop said his elbow is doing much better and he thinks he'll play in Saturday's Grapefruit League game against the Twins, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.
02/24/2018 1:26pm
Engelb Vielma (Bal) rotowire.com
Vielma (personal) arrived in spring camp after being delayed by visa issues.
02/24/2018 1:19pm
Miguel Castro (Bal) rotowire.com
Castro (knee) is expected to toss a bullpen session Tuesday, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.
02/24/2018 1:14pm
Eduardo Rodriguez (Bos) rotowire.com
Rodriguez (knee) will resume mound work next week, Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe reports.
02/24/2018 12:37pm
Hunter Pence (SF) rotowire.com
Pence (neck) was able to hit batting practice for a second straight day and will likely return to the field for Sunday's Cactus League game against the Cubs, Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
02/24/2018 12:29pm
Hanser Alberto (Tex) rotowire.com
Alberto (shoulder) is batting ninth and playing second base for Saturday's Cactus League game, TR Sullivan of MLB.com reports.
02/24/2018 12:25pm
Blake Swihart (Bos) rotowire.com
Swihart walked and doubled over four plate appearances in Friday's spring training game against the Twins.
02/24/2018 12:19pm
Ji-Man Choi (Mil) rotowire.com
Choi (teeth) returned to spring camp and will play first base against the Angels during the team's Cactus League game Saturday.
02/24/2018 12:15pm
Jason Kipnis (Cle) rotowire.com
Kipnis (neck) is scheduled to play Sunday against the Reds, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.
02/24/2018 12:14pm
Matt Szczur (SD) rotowire.com
Szczur is dealing with an oblique injury and remains sidelined from any Cactus League outings, AJ Cassavell of MLB.com reports.
02/24/2018 12:06pm
Alex Dickerson (SD) rotowire.com
Dickerson is battling an elbow issue in addition to his back injury, AJ Cassavell of MLB.com reports.
02/24/2018 12:06pm
Allen Cordoba (SD) rotowire.com
Cordoba has not returned to the field since suffering a concussion earlier in the month, AJ Cassavell of MLB.com reports.
02/24/2018 12:06pm
J.D. Martinez (Bos) rotowire.com
Martinez's signing with the Red Sox has been delayed by a medical matter, Evan Drellich of NBC Sports Boston reports.
02/24/2018 11:58am
Luiz Gohara (Atl) rotowire.com
Gohara is a step behind the other pitchers as he recovers from a strained groin injury, David O'Brien of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.
02/24/2018 11:55am
Ben Zobrist (ChN) rotowire.com
Zobrist (back) was able to take batting practice Saturday and said he's not dealing with any pain in his back, Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune reports.
02/24/2018 11:51am
Daniel Robertson (TB) rotowire.com
Robertson (hand) is in the lineup for Saturday's spring game against the Red Sox, Marc Topkin of The Tampa Bay Times reports.
02/24/2018 11:50am
Tim Anderson (ChA) rotowire.com
Anderson said he wants to steal more bases in 2018, telling Daryl Van Schouwen of the Chicago Sun-TImes that he wants to reach at last 25 stolen bases. "I'll say over 25. In that 20s range is good," Anderson said before taking the field for the Friday's Cactus League opener. "I'll take more, though."
02/24/2018 11:48am
Daniel Gossett (Oak) rotowire.com
Gossett will not take the mound for Sunday's spring game due to back stiffness, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
02/24/2018 11:43am
Josh Harrison (Pit) rotowire.com
Harrison (hand) will start at second base and bat leadoff against the Yankees on Saturday.
02/24/2018 11:34am
Bradley Zimmer (Cle) rotowire.com
Zimmer (illness) will play center and bat in the leadoff position for Saturday's Cactus League game against the Diamondbacks.
02/24/2018 11:31am
Michael Choice rotowire.com
Choice re-signed with the Nexen Heroes of the Korean Baseball Organization on a one-year deal in November, T.R. Sullivan of MLB.com reports.
02/24/2018 11:25am
Carlos Rodon (ChA) rotowire.com
Rodon (shoulder) will not pitch any spring training games, Chris Kuc of the Chicago Tribune reports.
02/24/2018 11:22am
Josh Rutledge (SF) rotowire.com
Rutledge (hip) will man the keystone and bat sixth against the Dodgers on Saturday, Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
02/24/2018 11:19am
Chris Shaw (SF) rotowire.com
Shaw (shoulder) will DH and bat fifth in the order for Saturday's Cactus League game against the Dodgers, Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
02/24/2018 11:14am
Oliver Perez (Cin) rotowire.com
Perez signed a minor-league contract with the Reds on Saturday which includes an invitation to spring training, John Fay of The Cincinnati Enquirer reports.
02/24/2018 11:12am
Boog Powell (Oak) rotowire.com
Powell (knee) is batting leadoff and playing in center against San Diego on Saturday, Jane Lee of MLB.com reports.
02/24/2018 11:02am
J.D. Davis (Hou) rotowire.com
Davis homered in two at-bats during Friday's exhibition opener against the Nationals.
02/24/2018 11:02am
Daniel Vogelbach (Sea) rotowire.com
Vogelbach is dealing with a right foot injury that he suffered during Friday's spring game, Ryan Divish of the Seattle Times reports.
02/24/2018 10:56am
Yasiel Puig (LA) rotowire.com
Puig (hip) will play right field and bat cleanup in the Dodgers' split-squad contest against the Giants on Saturday, Eric Stephen of True Blue LA reports.
02/24/2018 10:47am
Jordan Zimmermann (Det) rotowire.com
Zimmermann (back) will take the mound against the Blue Jays on Saturday in a Grapefruit League contest.
02/24/2018 10:43am
Alex Reyes (StL) rotowire.com
Reyes (elbow) has progressed to throw off-speed pitches into his bullpen sessions, Joe Trezza of MLB.com reports.
02/24/2018 10:42am
Jay Bruce (NYN) rotowire.com
Bruce is dealing with a sore heel and will be sidelined until at least Tuesday, Mike Puma of the New York Post reports.
02/24/2018 10:36am
Dustin Fowler (Oak) rotowire.com
Fowler (kneecap) said that he's cleared to begin playing in spring games and could join Oakland's lineup as soon as Sunday, MLB.com's Jane Lee reports.
02/24/2018 10:29am
Mitch Haniger (Sea) rotowire.com
Haniger will miss a couple spring games due to a sore hand, Ryan Divish of the Seattle Times reports.
02/24/2018 10:26am
Steve Pearce (Tor) rotowire.com
Pearce (back) is hitting second and playing left field for Saturday's Grapefruit League game against the Tigers, Ben Nicholson-Smith of Sportsnet.ca reports.
02/24/2018 10:23am
Juan Lagares (NYN) rotowire.com
Lagares is battling a "tight" left leg but is expected to participate in an individual workout Saturday, Mike Puma of The New York Post reports.
02/24/2018 10:21am
Buddy Boshers (Hou) rotowire.com
Boshers struck out one in a scoreless third inning in Friday's exhibition opener against Washington.
02/24/2018 10:17am
Kevin Siegrist (Pit) rotowire.com
Siegrist agreed to a minor-league deal with Pittsburgh on Saturday, which includes an invitation to spring training.
02/23/2018 9:39pm
Yandy Diaz (Cle) rotowire.com
Diaz (groin) is currently without restriction following the right groin strain suffered in November, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.
02/23/2018 7:56pm
Mike Minor (Tex) rotowire.com
The Rangers are still planning on utilizing Minor as a starting pitcher this season even after supplementing their rotation depth with the February additions of Bartolo Colon and Jesse Chavez, T.R. Sullivan of MLB.com reports.
02/23/2018 7:56pm
Erick Aybar (Min) rotowire.com
Aybar signed a minor-league contract with the Twins on Friday that includes an invitation to spring training, LaVelle E. Neal III of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.
02/23/2018 7:34pm
Roberto Osuna (Tor) rotowire.com
Osuna added upper-body muscle during the offseason and has been working on staying more upright and balanced in his delivery during spring training in an attempt to regain the velocity he lost in 2017, John Lott of The Athletic Toronto reports.
02/23/2018 7:13pm
Jurickson Profar (Tex) rotowire.com
Rangers general manager Jon Daniels said prior to spring training that Profar isn't being shopped and is expected to be included on the team's Opening Day roster, Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.
02/23/2018 6:48pm
Bruce Maxwell (Oak) rotowire.com
Maxwell (head) is not dealing with a concussion, Jane Lee of MLB.com reports.
02/23/2018 6:19pm
Jordan Montgomery (NYA) rotowire.com
Montgomery is the prohibitive favorite to land the fifth starter job according to Erik Boland of Newsday.
02/23/2018 5:56pm
Gleyber Torres (NYA) rotowire.com
Torres started at second base in the Yankees' Grapefruit League opener, but manager Aaron Boone insists the competition for the position is still wide open, Brendan Kuty of NJ.com reports.
02/23/2018 5:55pm
Jairo Labourt (Det) rotowire.com
Labourt was designated for assignment by the Tigers on Friday.
02/23/2018 5:50pm
Drew Steckenrider (Mia) rotowire.com
Steckenrider seems to be third in line for closing duties, Joe Frisaro of MLB.com reports.
02/23/2018 5:35pm
Kyle Barraclough (Mia) rotowire.com
Barraclough is not expected to overtake Brad Ziegler as the Marlins' closer to start the regular season, Fox Sports Florida reports.
02/23/2018 5:35pm
Jesus Aguilar (Mil) rotowire.com
Aguilar could have a tough time making the team this spring, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.
02/23/2018 5:34pm
Louis Coleman (Det) rotowire.com
Coleman signed a minor-league deal with Detroit on Friday, Chris Cotillo of SB Nation reports.
02/23/2018 4:45pm
Mark Canha (Oak) rotowire.com
Canha (wrist) will take the field versus the Padres during Oakland's Cactus League game Saturday, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
02/23/2018 4:44pm
Bruce Maxwell (Oak) rotowire.com
Maxwell (head) said that he's feeling fine following Friday's spring training game, Julian McWilliams of The Athletic Bay Area reports.
02/23/2018 4:41pm
Michael Saunders (KC) rotowire.com
Saunders agreed to terms with the Royals on a minor-league contract Friday.
02/23/2018 4:32pm
Jason Hammel (KC) rotowire.com
Hammel appears to have a rotation spot locked down heading into Cactus League play, Jeffrey Flanagan of MLB.com reports.
02/23/2018 3:58pm
Bruce Maxwell (Oak) rotowire.com
Maxwell left Friday's spring game after getting hit in the head by a backswing, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
02/23/2018 3:48pm
Charlie Tilson (ChA) rotowire.com
Tilson seems to be the backup in center field to start spring training, Scot Gregor of the Chicago Daily Herald reports.
02/23/2018 3:39pm
Ian Happ (ChN) rotowire.com
Happ is auditioning for the Cubs' leadoff spot, Carrie Muskat of MLB.com reports.
02/23/2018 3:39pm
Adam Engel (ChA) rotowire.com
Engel appears to be sitting atop the depth chart in center field to start spring training, Scot Gregor of the Chicago Daily Herald reports.
02/23/2018 3:13pm
Jose Tabata rotowire.com
Tabata signed with the York Revolution of the Atlantic League Professional Baseball on Thursday, JJ Cooper of Baseball America reports.
02/23/2018 2:45pm
Daniel Robertson (TB) rotowire.com
Robertson suffered a bruised left hand after getting hit by a pitch against the Orioles on Friday, Marc Topkin of The Tampa Bay Times reports.
02/23/2018 2:39pm
J.T. Chargois (LA) rotowire.com
Chargois (elbow) was claimed off waivers by the Dodgers on Friday, Andy McCullough of the Los Angeles Times reports.
02/23/2018 2:36pm
Julio Urias (LA) rotowire.com
Urias (shoulder) was put on the 60-day disabled list Friday, Andy McCullough of The Los Angeles Times reports.
02/23/2018 2:25pm
Daniel Robertson (TB) rotowire.com
Robertson was taken out of Friday's spring game after being struck on the left hand during an at-bat, Marc Topkin of The Tampa Bay Times reports.
02/23/2018 2:23pm
Austin Slater (SF) rotowire.com
Slater is starting in left field in Friday's Cactus League game against the Brewers.
02/23/2018 2:17pm
Mike Wright (Bal) rotowire.com
Wright introduced a cutter in his first spring training start, Eduardo A. Encina of The Baltimore Sun reports.
02/23/2018 2:14pm
Anthony Rizzo (ChN) rotowire.com
Rizzo (personal) will take the field against the Rangers on Saturday for the club's second Cactus League contest, Sahadev Sharma of The Athletic reports.
02/23/2018 1:57pm
Francisco Liriano (Det) rotowire.com
Liriano agreed to a one-year, $4 million contract with Detroit on Friday, Robert Murray of FanRag Sports reports.
02/23/2018 1:55pm
Micker Adolfo (ChA) rotowire.com
Adolfo has sprained the UCL in his right (throwing) elbow, Daryl Van Schouwen of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.
02/23/2018 1:44pm
Engelb Vielma (Bal) rotowire.com
Vielma (personal) has a scheduled flight that will arrive in Florida on Friday, where he will take his physical and officially report to spring camp, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.
02/23/2018 1:08pm
Ben Zobrist (ChN) rotowire.com
Zobrist (back) was able to take the field for the first time this spring, Carrie Muskat of MLB.com reports.
02/23/2018 1:02pm
Zach Neal (LA) rotowire.com
Neal will start the Dodgers' Cactus League game Saturday against Kansas City, Eric Stephen of TrueBlueLA.com reports.
02/23/2018 12:51pm
Ryan Braun (Mil) rotowire.com
Braun will play a number of Cactus League games at first base, Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.
02/23/2018 12:37pm
Jose Pirela (SD) rotowire.com
Pirela is playing second base in practice Friday, AJ Cassavell of MLB.com reports.
02/23/2018 12:27pm
Dominic Smith (NYN) rotowire.com
Smith has been removed from the starting lineup Friday as a punishment for arriving late, Mike Puma of the New York Post reports.
02/23/2018 12:25pm
Danny Santana (Atl) rotowire.com
Santana (quadriceps) will play left field and bat seventh for the club's Grapefruit League opener against the Mets on Friday.
02/23/2018 12:18pm
Yasiel Puig (LA) rotowire.com
Puig was scratched from Friday's spring game against the White Sox due to hip soreness, MLB.com's Ken Gurnick reports.
02/23/2018 12:13pm
Robert Gsellman (NYN) rotowire.com
Gsellman is likely to start the season in the bullpen, NJ.com reports.