Player Injuries

NL
UPDATED PLAYER POS STATUS PROGNOSIS COMMENT
ATL
02/15/2017 Sean Rodriguez 2B Day-to-Day Left Shoulder The Braves announced that Rodriguez had surgery to repair the rotator cuff in his left shoulder. There is no timetable for his return.
02/15/2017 Jacob Lindgren P D60 Elbow The Atlanta Braves placed LHP Jacob Lindgren on the 60-day disabled list as he recovers from Tommy John surgery.
CIN
02/14/2017 Homer Bailey P D60 Elbow Bailey had surgery to remove bone spurs in his elbow and will be out 4-6 weeks, according to Zach Buchanan of the Cincinnati Enquirer. He's likely to start the season on the disabled list.
LAD
02/15/2017 Yimi Garcia P D60 Arm The Los Angeles Dodgers placed RHP Yimi Garcia on the 60-day disabled list. Garcia had Tommy John surgery in October of 2016 and is expected to miss the entire 2017 season.
NYM
02/18/2017 David Wright 3B Day-to-Day Neck Wright is slated to play catch on Sunday (Feb. 19). If he does, it would be the first time he's thrown a baseball since June, according to Anthony DiComo of MLB.com.
SD
02/19/2017 Colin Rea P D60 Elbow The Padres placed Rea on the 60-day disabled list.
11/09/2016 Robbie Erlin P Day-to-Day Elbow LHP Robbie Erlin is not expected to return to action until possibly halfway through the 2017 season as he recovers from Tommy John surgery.
02/15/2017 Carter Capps P Day-to-Day Elbow Capps hopes to be ready to play by Opening Day, according to Dennis Lin of the San Diego Union-Tribune. Capps missed the 2016 season after undergoing Tommy John surgery.
STL
02/18/2017 Tyler Lyons P Day-to-Day Knee Lyons has started throwing off a mound, but still may not be ready to contribute at the start of the season after undergoing knee surgery in the off-season, according to Jenifer Langosch of MLB.com.
02/16/2017 Alex Reyes P Day-to-Day Elbow Reyes had successful Tommy John surgery and will miss the 2017 season, according to Jose de Jesus Ortiz of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
WAS
02/16/2017 Max Scherzer P Day-to-Day Hand Scherzer may not be ready for Opening Day as he recovers from a stress fracture in the knuckle of his throwing hand, according to Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post.
AL
UPDATED PLAYER POS STATUS PROGNOSIS COMMENT
BAL
02/18/2017 J.J. Hardy SS Day-to-Day Back The MRI on Hardy's back came back clean and he's expected to be able to play in a few spring training games before the start of the regular season, according to a report from Roch Kubatko of MASNsports.com.
02/15/2017 Chris Tillman P Day-to-Day Shoulder Tillman received a PRP injection in his shoulder in December of 2016 and is hoping to be ready to pitch after Opening Day, according to Eduardo A. Encina of the Baltimore Sun.
BOS
02/15/2017 Carson Smith P Day-to-Day Elbow Smith is expected to throw off a mound sometime around March 10, according to Brian MacPherson of the Providence Journal. Smith had Tommy John surgery in May of 2016.
KC
02/15/2016 Brian Flynn P D60 Back The Kansas City Royals placed Brian Flynn on the 60-day disabled list with a stable lumbar vertebral fracture.
LAA
02/15/2017 Albert Pujols DH Day-to-Day Foot Pujols said he can do everything but run right now, according to Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register. It is not clear yet if he will be ready for Opening Day.
02/16/2017 Andrew Heaney P Day-to-Day Elbow Heaney is not expected to pitch during the 2017 season as he recovers from Tommy John surgery, according to a report from Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register.
MIN
02/18/2017 Glen Perkins P Day-to-Day Shoulder Perkins threw a bullpen session on Saturday (Feb. 18) and felt good. There's a decent chance if there are no setbacks he maybe ready for the start of the season, according to a report from Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press.
NYY
02/17/2017 Tyler Austin 1B Day-to-Day Foot Austin is expected to be shut down from baseball activities for about six weeks after he was diagnosed with a small fracture in his foot, according to Joel Sherman of the New York Post.
02/18/2017 Mason Williams RF Day-to-Day Knee Williams is expected to be sidelined for at least two weeks as he deals with inflammation of his left patella tendon, according to Bryan Hoch of MLB.com.
OAK
02/08/2017 Daniel Mengden P Day-to-Day Foot The A's announced that Mengden had surgery on his right foot and is expected to be in a walking boot for the next six weeks. There is no timetable for his return.
11/16/2016 Felix Doubront P Day-to-Day Elbow Doubront underwent Tommy John surgery in April of 2016 and the hope is that he is ready by April or May of the 2017 season.
11/05/2016 Chris Bassitt P Day-to-Day Elbow RHP Chris Bassitt is expected to miss the early part of the 2017 season as he recovers from Tommy John surgery.
SEA
02/18/2017 Steve Cishek P Day-to-Day Hip Cishek could begin throwing off a mound in early March, but he is not expected to be ready for Opening Day, according to Bob Dutton of the Tacoma News Tribune.
02/18/2017 Tony Zych P Day-to-Day Bicep Zych should be ready to start throwing off a mound later this month, according to Bob Dutton of the Tacoma News Tribune.
TB
02/15/2017 Wilson Ramos C Day-to-Day Knee Ramos said he hopes to return from rehabbing his knee in May as a DH, according to Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times.
02/15/2017 Nathan Eovaldi P Day-to-Day Elbow Eovaldi is expected to miss the entire 2017 season as he recovers from Tommy John and flexor tendon surgeries.
TEX
02/14/2017 Prince Fielder DH D60 Neck INF Prince Fielder will be placed on the 60-day disabled list closer to the 2017 regular season. After undergoing a second neck surgery, there is no plans for Fielder to ever play again.
02/15/2017 Jake Diekman P D60 Ulcerative Colitis Diekman said expects to be pitching by the All-Star break, according to Stefan Stevenson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
TOR
02/18/2017 Josh Donaldson 3B Day-to-Day Calf Donaldson is dealing with a right calf strain and is expected to be ready for the start of the season, according to Shi Davidi of sportsnet.ca.