Fantasy News

  • Rendon gets latest opinion, will open on DL

    Anthony Rendon

    Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon received a third opinion on his left knee Tuesday in Vail, Colo., and Dr. Steven Singleton had the same opinion as the previous two doctors: Rendon has a sprained MCL in his left knee.

  • Rodon reassigned to Minors after impressive spring

    Carlos Rodon

    The reassignment of Carlos Rodon to Minor League camp by the White Sox on Wednesday came as little surprise to anyone, including the 22-year-old southpaw.

  • Taijuan makes Opening Day roster

    Taijuan Walker

    Lloyd McClendon didn't want to make an official pronouncement about his final 25-man roster on Wednesday. But after the Mariners traded right-hander Erasmo Ramirez to the Rays for left-hander Mike Montgomery on Tuesday night, the pieces of the puzzle were all in place.

  • A's still hoping Crisp can be ready for Opening Day

    Coco Crisp

    The A's are still holding out hope that outfielder Coco Crisp can be ready for Opening Day. Crisp has been dealing with lingering right elbow soreness nearly all spring. The veteran went 0-for-3 with a walk in a Minor League game Tuesday and was bothered by a couple swings, A's manager Bob Melvin said.

  • Verlander's opening series availability in doubt

    Justin Verlander

    Justin Verlander resumed throwing on Wednesday at Joker Marchant Stadium, but his scheduled regular-season debut next Wednesday in Detroit is in serious question.

  • Chapman fine after early exit vs. Brewers

    Aroldis Chapman

    A mid-inning removal of Reds closer Aroldis Chapman on Tuesday turned out to be nothing more than a miscommunication.

  • Wainwright named Opening Night starter

    Adam Wainwright

    Having delayed the announcement in order to make sure Adam Wainwright made it through his third and final Spring Training start, manager Mike Matheny, after watching Wainwright's 6 2/3-inning performance on Tuesday, finally made official what everyone has known.

  • Ellsbury likely to test oblique Wednesday

    Jacoby Ellsbury

    Yankees center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury returned to action in a Minor League game on Tuesday in Tampa, delivering two singles in five at-bats and playing five innings of defense as he works his way back from a strained oblique.

  • Gregerson named Astros closer

    Luke Gregerson

    Astros manager A.J. Hinch announced Tuesday that Luke Gregerson would begin the season as the team's closer.

  • Werth takes swings in Minor League game

    Jayson Werth

    Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth went 1-for-2 with a walk in a Minor League game on Monday, his first at-bats in any game this spring, and is scheduled to hit again in a game on Tuesday.