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Sun, Oct 17, 2021

1:37pm - Luis Garcia (Hou) manager Dusty Baker said Garcia (knee) threw a bullpen session and is "feeling a lot better," Mark Berman of Fox 26 Houston reports.

1:15pm - Garrett Stubbs (Hou) was hit by a foul tip on the right hand while catching a live batting practice session Sunday, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

Sat, Oct 16, 2021

11:46pm - Max Fried (Atl) allowed two runs on eight hits in six innings of work in Saturday's ALCS Game 1 win over the Dodgers. He did not factor into the decision.

11:38pm - Austin Riley (Atl) went 2-for-4 with a homer and a walkoff single in Saturday's ALCS Game 1 win over the Dodgers.

11:25pm - Yuli Gurriel (Hou) went 2-for-4 with a homer and three RBI in Saturday's ALCS Game 2 loss to the Red Sox.

11:12pm - Enrique Hernandez (Bos) went 2-for-4 with a solo homer and a pair of runs scored in Saturday's ALCS Game 2 win over the Astros.

10:46pm - Rafael Devers (Bos) went 1-for-4 with a grand slam, a walk and a pair of runs scored in Saturday's ALCS Game 2 win over the Astros.

10:16pm - J.D. Martinez (Bos) went 2-for-5 with a grand slam in Saturday's ALCS Game 2 victory over the Astros.

10:01pm - Nathan Eovaldi (Bos) picked up the win in Game 2 of the ALCS against the Astros on Saturday, giving up three runs on five hits and a walk over 5.1 innings of work while striking out three batters.

6:16pm - Luis Garcia (Hou) exited Saturday's game against Boston with right knee discomfort, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

5:03pm - Luis Garcia (Hou) was removed from Game 2 of the ALCS against the Red Sox with an apparent injury Saturday, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

4:27pm - Julio Urias (LA) will start Game 4 of the NLCS against Atlanta on Wednesday, Bill Plunkett of The Orange County Register reports.

4:23pm - Walker Buehler (LA) will start Game 3 of the NLCS against Atlanta on Tuesday, Bill Plunkett of The Orange County Register reports.

4:20pm - Max Scherzer (LA) will start Game 2 of the NLCS against Atlanta on Sunday, Bob Nightengale of USA Today reports.

3:07pm - Cody Bellinger (LA) isn't starting Game 1 of the NLCS against Atlanta on Saturday, Juan Toribio of MLB.com reports.

3:04pm - Matt Beaty (LA) isn't starting Game 1 of the NLCS against Atlanta on Saturday, Juan Toribio of MLB.com reports.

1:21pm - Ian Anderson (Atl) will start Game 2 of the NLCS against the Dodgers on Sunday.

12:51pm - Christian Vazquez (Bos) isn't starting Game 2 of the ALCS against Houston on Saturday, Christopher Smith of The Springfield Republican reports.

12:50pm - Bobby Dalbec (Bos) isn't starting Game 2 of the ALCS against the Astros on Saturday, Christopher Smith of The Springfield Republican reports.

12:39pm - Corey Knebel (LA) will serve as the opener in Game 1 of the NLCS against Atlanta on Saturday, J.P. Hoornstra of the Los Angeles Daily News reports.

12:22pm - Jake Meyers (Hou) (shoulder) isn't starting Game 2 of the ALCS against the Red Sox on Saturday, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

12:18pm - Garrett Richards (Bos) Alex Cora said Saturday that Richards (hamstring) hasn't resumed throwing, Chris Cotillo of The Springfield Republican reports.

11:43am - Carlos Correa (Hou) went 3-for-4 with a solo home run in Friday's 5-4 win over the Red Sox in Game 1 of the ALCS.

11:40am - Jose Altuve (Hou) went 1-for-3 with a home run, three RBI, two runs, a walk and a strikeout in Friday's 5-4 win over the Red Sox in Game 1 of the ALCS.

11:32am - Enrique Hernandez (Bos) went 4-for-5 with two solo home runs, a double and a strikeout in Friday's 5-4 loss to the Astros in Game 1 of the ALCS.

11:26am - Ryan Pressly (Hou) allowed one run on a hit in one inning to earn the save in Friday's win over the Red Sox in Game 1 of the ALCS.

11:22am - Ryne Stanek (Hou) (1-0) tossed a third of a perfect inning to earn the win in Game 1 of the ALCS against the Red Sox on Friday.

11:01am - Jorge Soler (Atl) (illness) isn't on Atlanta's roster for the NLCS against the Dodgers.

10:58am - Billy McKinney (LA) isn't on the Dodgers' roster for the NLCS against Atlanta, Bill Plunkett of The Orange County Register reports.

10:55am - Terrance Gore (Atl) has been left off Atlanta's roster for the NLCS against the Dodgers.

10:50am - Chris Martin (Atl) is listed on Atlanta's roster for the NLCS against the Dodgers.

10:48am - Hansel Robles (Bos) (0-1) allowed one run on a hit while striking out one in one inning to take the loss against the Astros in Game 1 of the ALCS on Friday.

10:41am - David Price (LA) isn't on the roster for the NLCS against Atlanta.

10:38am - Max Muncy (LA) (elbow) isn't listed on the Dodgers' roster for the NLCS against Atlanta.

10:35am - Chris Sale (Bos) allowed one run on five hits and a walk while striking out two in 2.2 innings in Friday's loss to the Astros in Game 1 of the ALCS. He didn't factor into the decision.

Fri, Oct 15, 2021

8:19pm - Max Muncy (LA) Dave Roberts said Friday that Muncy (elbow) is unlikely to be ready to return for the NLCS, Juan Toribio of MLB.com reports.

4:59pm - Lance McCullers Jr. (Hou) Dusty Bake said Friday that McCullers (forearm) is dealing with a muscle strain and has no structural damage, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

4:17pm - Bobby Dalbec (Bos) is on the bench for Game 1 of the ALCS against the Astros on Friday, Chris Cotillo of The Springfield Republican reports.

3:41pm - Jake Meyers (Hou) (shoulder) will be on the bench for Game 1 of the ALCS against Boston on Friday, Jake Kaplan of The Athletic reports.

1:21pm - Tyler Webb elected free agency Friday, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

1:11pm - Max Fried (Atl) will start Game 1 of the NLCS against the Dodgers on Saturday, David O'Brien of The Athletic reports.

12:18pm - Garrett Stubbs (Hou) was left off the Astros' ALCS roster.

12:14pm - Jake Meyers (Hou) (shoulder) was included on the Astros' ALCS roster.

11:59am - Jake Odorizzi (Hou) was included on the Astros' ALCS roster, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

11:58am - Lance McCullers Jr. (Hou) (forearm) was left off the Astros' roster for the ALCS against the Red Sox.

11:55am - Blake Taylor (Hou) Astros added Taylor to the ALCS roster ahead of Game 1 on Friday, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

11:50am - Garrett Richards (Bos) (hamstring) remains off the roster for the ALCS, Chris Cotillo of The Springfield Republican reports.

11:42am - Hirokazu Sawamura (Bos) is on Boston's roster for the ALCS against Houston, Chris Cotillo of The Springfield Republican reports.

11:32am - Matt Barnes (Bos) was left off Boston's ALCS roster, Chris Cotillo of The Springfield Republican reports.

Thu, Oct 14, 2021

8:03pm - Tommy La Stella (SF) Stella (Achilles) is starting at second base and leading off in Game 5 of the NLDS against the Dodgers on Thursday, Maria I. Guardado of MLB.com reports.

5:38pm - Travis Lakins Sr. (Bal) (elbow) was outrighted to Triple-A Norfolk on Thursday, Roch Kubatko of MASNSports.com reports.

5:34pm - Zack Burdi (Ari) was claimed off waivers by the Diamondbacks on Thursday.

5:28pm - Nathan Eovaldi (Bos) will start Game 2 of the ALCS against the Astros on Saturday, Alex Speier of The Boston Globe reports.

5:24pm - Chris Sale (Bos) will start Game 1 of the ALCS against the Astros on Friday, Alex Speier of The Boston Globe reports.

4:41pm - A.J. Pollock (LA) isn't in the lineup for Game 5 of the NLDS against the Giants on Thursday.

4:38pm - Matt Beaty (LA) isn't starting Game 5 of the NLDS against the Giants on Thursday.

3:32pm - Luis Garcia (Hou) will start Game 2 of the ALCS against the Red Sox on Saturday, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

2:17pm - Jake Meyers (Hou) (shoulder) played catch Thursday, Danielle Lerner of the Houston Chronicle reports.

2:16pm - Julio Urias (LA) is available to pitch behind opener Corey Knebel in Game 5 of the NLDS against the Giants on Thursday, J.P. Hoornstra of the Los Angeles Daily News reports.

2:07pm - Corey Knebel (LA) will serve as the opener for Thursday's NLDS Game 5 matchup against the Giants.

1:44pm - Lance McCullers Jr. (Hou) (forearm) is expected to miss the ALCS against the Red Sox, Jon Heyman of MLB Network reports.

12:27pm - Lance McCullers Jr. (Hou) (forearm) recently underwent an MRI and isn't believed to be dealing with a long-term injury, Jon Heyman of MLB Network reports.

10:01am - Ryan LaMarre Marre elected free agency last week, Brendan Kuty of The Newark Star-Ledger reports.

Wed, Oct 13, 2021

6:55pm - Tommy La Stella (SF) Gabe Kapler said La Stella (Achilles) will be available off the bench for Game 5 of the NLDS against the Dodgers on Thursday, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

4:31pm - David Hess (TB) announced Wednesday via his personal Twitter account that he will begin chemotherapy next week after he was recently diagnosed with a cancerous germ cell tumor in the center of his chest.

3:28pm - Sean Nolin elected free agency after he was outrighted to Triple-A Rochester on Wednesday, Jesse Dougherty of The Washington Post reports.

12:41pm - Tommy La Stella (SF) manager Gabe Kapler said he expects La Stella (Achilles) to be available Thursday for Game 5 of the NLDS against the Dodgers, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

11:15am - Will Smith (LA) went 2-for-4 with a two-run homer, a double, a walk and a strikeout in Tuesday's 7-2 win over the Giants in Game 4 of the NLDS.

11:04am - Mookie Betts (LA) went 2-for-4 with a home run, three RBI and a strikeout in Tuesday's 7-2 win over the Giants in Game 4 of the NLDS.

10:51am - Carlos Rodon (ChA) (0-1) allowed two runs on three hits and two walks while striking out three over 2.2 innings in a loss to the Astros on Tuesday in Game 4 of the ALDS.

10:51am - Joe Kelly (LA) (1-0) allowed one hit and no walks in two-thirds of a scoreless inning to earn the win over the Giants in Game 4 of the NLDS on Tuesday.

10:37am - Gavin Sheets (ChA) went 2-for-4 with a double and home run in Tuesday's 10-1 loss to the Astros in Game 4 of the ALDS.

10:29am - Jose Altuve (Hou) went 3-for-5 with a double, a home run, four runs scored and three total RBI in Tuesday's 10-1 win over the White Sox in Game 4 of the ALDS.

10:28am - Walker Buehler (LA) allowed one run on three hits and two walks while striking out four in 4.1 innings during Tuesday's win over the Giants in Game 4 of the NLDS. He didn't factor into the decision.

10:19am - Anthony DeSclafani (SF) (0-1) allowed two runs on five hits and no walks while striking out two in 1.2 innings to take the loss in Game 4 of the NLDS against the Dodgers on Tuesday.

Tue, Oct 12, 2021

9:33pm - Tony Watson (SF) (shoulder) threw a successful bullpen session Tuesday, Alex Pavlovic of NBC Sports Bay Area reports.

8:09pm - Brandon Belt (SF) (thumb) was fielding grounders prior to Game 4 of the NLDS against the Dodgers on Tuesday, Alex Pavlovic of NBC Sports Bay Area reports.

7:59pm - Max Muncy (LA) Dave Roberts said Tuesday that Muncy hasn't taken part in any baseball activities since suffering the elbow injury, Jorge Castillo of the Los Angeles Times reports.

7:31pm - Lance McCullers Jr. (Hou) was removed from Game 4 of the ALDS against the White Sox on Tuesday with right forearm discomfort, James Fegan of The Athletic reports. He didn't factor in the decision and allowed one run on five hits with five strikeouts and three walks over four innings.

5:18pm - Luis Robert (ChA) left Tuesday's game early versus the Astros with right leg tightness.

5:10pm - A.J. Pollock (LA) is not in the lineup for Game 4 of the NLDS versus the Giants, Juan Toribio of MLB.com reports.

3:54pm - Jake Meyers (Hou) exited Tuesday's game against the White Sox with left shoulder discomfort, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

3:49pm - Cristian Pache (Atl) was added to Atlanta's NLDS roster Tuesday with Jorge Soler landing on the COVID-19 injured list.

3:46pm - Jorge Soler (Atl) tested positive for COVID-19 and has been replaced on the NLDS roster by Cristian Pache prior to Tuesday's Game 4 against the Brewers.

3:35pm - Lorenzo Cain (Mil) is starting in center field and batting eighth Tuesday in Game 4 of the NLDS against Atlanta despite the fact he is dealing with shooting pain from his neck down his left arm, Adam McCalvy of MLB.com reports.

3:13pm - Stephen Vogt (Atl) underwent sports hernia surgery and is expected to be ready for spring training, David O'Brien of The Athletic reports.

2:53pm - Jake Meyers (Hou) exited Tuesday's game against the White Sox with an apparent injury, James Wagner of The New York Times reports.

2:48pm - Corbin Burnes (Mil) will not be available in relief Tuesday for Game 4 of the NLDS against Atlanta, Sophia Minnaert of Bally Sports Wisconsin reports.

2:44pm - Walker Buehler (LA) will start Game 4 of the NLDS on Tuesday against the Giants on short rest, Alden Gonzalez of ESPN reports.

2:06pm - Eddie Rosario (Atl) is not in the lineup Tuesday for Game 4 of the NLDS against the Brewers.

2:01pm - Eduardo Escobar (Mil) is not in the lineup for Game 4 of the NLDS on Tuesday against Atlanta.

12:01pm - Delino DeShields refused an outright assignment to Triple-A Louisville and is now a free agent, Mark Sheldon of MLB.com reports.

11:27am - Eric Lauer (Mil) will start Game 4 of the NLDS on Tuesday against Atlanta.

11:22am - Charlie Morton (Atl) is starting Tuesday's Game 4 of the NLDS against the Brewers on short rest.

11:14am - Adrian Houser (Mil) (1-1) gave up three runs on three hits and one walk in one inning Monday in Game 3 of the NLDS against Atlanta. He took the loss and did not record a strikeout.

11:09am - Garrett Whitlock (Bos) (1-0) logged two perfect innings Monday, taking the win in Game 4 of the ALDS against the Rays.

11:03am - Eduardo Rodriguez (Bos) gave up two earned runs on three hits and zero walks while striking out six in five innings Monday against the Rays in Game 4 of the ALDS.

10:58am - Shane McClanahan (TB) gave up five earned runs on five hits and one walk while recording just two outs Monday in Game 4 of the ALDS against Boston.

10:55am - Camilo Doval (SF) logged two perfect innings while striking out one en route to the save in Monday's Game 3 win over the Dodgers in the NLDS.

10:52am - Alex Wood (SF) fired 4.2 scoreless frames in Game 3 of the NLDS on Monday. He allowed two hits and two walks while striking out four.

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