Fantasy News

  • Feeling left arm fatigue, Garcia unlikely for Opening Day

    Jaime Garcia

    Just as the Cardinals began to allow themselves to get excited about what a healthy Jaime Garcia could add to their rotation, the lefty suffered another medical setback that will almost certainly preclude him from making the Opening Day roster.

  • CarGo not concerned about left knee day after exit

    Carlos Gonzalez

    Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez said the left knee soreness that forced him from Friday night's game was from fatigue. He doesn't anticipate any lasting issues.

  • Clippard to fill in for Doolittle as A's closer

    Tyler Clippard

    The goggle-wearing, funky-throwing Tyler Clippard will assume the role of interim A's closer in place of the injured Sean Doolittle at season's start.

  • 'Athletic' Sale makes progress during simulated game

    Chris Sale

    White Sox ace Chris Sale, rehabbing from an avulsion fracture sustained in his right foot during a home accident on Feb. 27, threw a five-inning, 75-pitch simulated game Friday at Camelback Ranch.

  • Despite progress, Reddick not expected for Opening Day

    Josh Reddick

    A's outfielder Josh Reddick is not expected to be ready for Opening Day, though making steady progress in his rehab from a right oblique strain.

  • Mets fear Murphy could miss Opening Day

    Daniel Murphy

    Daniel Murphy's sluggish progression back from a strained right hamstring has the Mets questioning his readiness for Opening Day, increasing the odds that either Matt Reynolds or Danny Muno will make the team.

  • Rendon tries lateral jogging; Span progressing

    Anthony Rendon

    Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon did some light jogging in right field early Friday morning, with an emphasis on lateral movement to test his sprained left knee.

  • Verlander expects to make next start despite triceps cramp

    Justin Verlander

    Justin Verlander left his start against the Blue Jays on Friday with a cramp in his right triceps after running to cover first base on a third-inning ground ball.

  • Yankees tab Tanaka for Opening Day start

    Masahiro Tanaka

    Masahiro Tanaka has been named as the Yankees' Opening Day starter for the April 6 contest against the Blue Jays, accepting an assignment that had been issued to CC Sabathia for the last six seasons.

  • Tribe options Salazar; rotation competition shrinks

    Danny Salazar

    On Friday, Cleveland made it clear that Danny Salazar still has room for growth, optioning the hard-throwing starter to Triple-A Columbus. The move comes one day after Salazar imploded in a Cactus League start against the Reds.