MLB Injuries

Latest Updates by Team

Arizona Diamondbacks

Player Position Status Injury Updated
Socrates BritoCF,RFDTDFingerMar 09
The Diamondbacks announced that Brito had surgery to repair a finger on his left hand. No timetable for his return to action has been announced.

Atlanta Braves

Player Position Status Injury Updated
Sean Rodriguez1B,2B,3B,SS,LF,RFDL60Left ShoulderMar 17
The Braves placed INF Sean Rodriguez on the 60-day disabled list.
Micah Johnson2BDTDWristMar 16
The Braves announced that Johnson will have surgery to repair his fractured wrist. There is no timetable for his return.
Daniel WinklerRPDL60ElbowMar 08
The Atlanta Braves placed RHP Daniel Winkler on the 60-day disabled list with a right elbow injury.
Aaron BlairSP,RPDTDHand contusionMar 04
Blair was taken out of Saturday's (Mar 4) game as a precaution. He will be reevaluated to determine the extend of the injury.
Jacob LindgrenRPDL60ElbowFeb 15
The Atlanta Braves placed LHP Jacob Lindgren on the 60-day disabled list as he recovers from Tommy John surgery.

Baltimore Orioles

Player Position Status Injury Updated
Chris TillmanSPDTDShoulderMar 18
Tillman is expected to start throwing soon, according to Roch Kubatko of MASNsports.com. The hope is that Tillman will be ready by mid-April.
J.J. HardySSDTDBackMar 05
Hardy is expected to get back to baseball activities by the end of the week, according to a report from the Baltimore Sun.

Boston Red Sox

Player Position Status Injury Updated
Roenis EliasP,RP,SPDTDIntercostal StrainMar 11
Elias is dealing with a right intercostal strain and won't pitch for three weeks, according to Scott Lauber of ESPN.com. There's a chance he will miss the start of the season.
David PriceSPDTDElbowMar 11
Price threw 25 pitches on Saturday (Mar. 11) and is slightly ahead of schedule, according to Rob Bradford of WEEI.com.
Tyler ThornburgRPDTDArmMar 10
Thornburg has not thrown off a mound since March 1. The team believes he will be ready for the start of the season, according to a report from Brian MacPherson of the Providence Journal.
Carson SmithRPDTDElbowFeb 15
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.

Chicago Cubs

Player Position Status Injury Updated
No injured players at this time.

Chicago White Sox

Player Position Status Injury Updated
Juan MinayaRPDTDAbdominalMar 18
Minaya is expected to miss some time as he deals with an abdominal tear, according to Daryl Van Schouwen of the Chicago Sun-Times.

Cincinnati Reds

Player Position Status Injury Updated
Homer BaileySPDL60ElbowFeb 14
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.

Cleveland Indians

Player Position Status Injury Updated
Cody AndersonSP,RPDTDElbowMar 10
The Indians announced that Anderson is dealing with a mild UCL sprain. He is not throwing and there is no timetable for his return.

Colorado Rockies

Player Position Status Injury Updated
Ian DesmondLF,CFDTDHandMar 16
Desmond had surgery to repair his broken hand and the team expects him to join the active roster before the end of April, according to Nick Groke of The Denver Post.
Tom MurphyCDTDForearmMar 14
The Colorado Rockies announced that C Tom Murphy will miss 4-6 weeks with a hairline fracture in his right forearm.
Chad BettisSPDTDTesticular CancerMar 10
Bettis announced on Twitter that he will have chemotherapy after learning that his testicular cancer has spread.
David DahlLF,CFDTDBackMar 03
Dahl is going to have some tests done on his back to see what is going on, according to Patrick Saunders of The Denver Post. There is no timetable for his return.
Jairo DiazRPDTDElbowFeb 24
Diaz is expected throw his first bullpen session on Friday (Feb. 24) since having Tommy John surgery last season, according to Nick Groke of The Denver Post. Diaz is not expected to contribute until this summer.

Detroit Tigers

Player Position Status Injury Updated
Omar Infante2BDTDLower backMar 20
Infante was a late scratch for Monday's (Mar 20) game with lower back tightness.

Houston Astros

Player Position Status Injury Updated
No injured players at this time.

Kansas City Royals

Player Position Status Injury Updated
Brian FlynnRPDL60BackFeb 15
The Kansas City Royals placed Brian Flynn on the 60-day disabled list with a stable lumbar vertebral fracture.

Los Angeles Angels

Player Position Status Injury Updated
Albert Pujols1B,DHDTDFootMar 02
Pujols is making progress and there's a chance he maybe ready for Opening Day after having foot surgery in the offseason, according to a report from the Orange County Register.
Andrew HeaneySPDTDElbowFeb 16
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.

Los Angeles Dodgers

Player Position Status Injury Updated
Yasiel PuigRFDTDCalfMar 20
Puig was a late scratch from Monday's (Mar 20) game with tightness in his left calf.
Yimi GarciaRPDL60ArmFeb 15
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.

Miami Marlins

Player Position Status Injury Updated
Martin Prado3BDTDRight HamstringMar 19
Prado will not be ready for Opening Day after suffering a Grade 1 right hamstring strain, according to Joe Frisaro of MLB.com.
Jeff LockeSP,RPDTDBicepsFeb 25
Locke will not throw for the next week after an MRI showed no damage, according to Joe Frisaro of MLB.com.

Milwaukee Brewers

Player Position Status Injury Updated
No injured players at this time.

Minnesota Twins

Player Position Status Injury Updated
Trevor MayRPDL60ElbowMar 22
The Minnesota Twins placed RHP Trevor May on the 60-day disabled list. He had Tommy John surgery on his elbow and will miss the 2017 season.
Ryan O'RourkeRPDTDLeft Flexor PronatorMar 21
O'Rourke has a strained left flexor pronator mass and will start the season on the 10-day disabled list, according to Rhett Bollinger of MLB.com.
Ben Paulsen1B,LFDTDHeelMar 20
Paulsen left Monday's (Mar 20) game after having his heel stepped on. He will be re-evaluated tomorrow, according to Twins beat writer Mike Berardino of the Pioneer Press.
Robbie GrossmanLFDTDGroinMar 20
Grossman left Sunday's (Mar 19) game with tightness and is expected to miss a week, according to Twins beat writer Mike Berardino of the Pioneer Press.
Glen PerkinsRPDTDShoulderMar 11
Perkins continues to throw without any issues, according to Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press.

New York Mets

Player Position Status Injury Updated
David Wright3BDTDNeckMar 02
Wright is dealing with a impingement in his shoulder, according to Mike Puma of the New York Post. There is no timetable for his return.
Zack WheelerSPDTDElbowMar 02
Wheeler is slated to make his spring training debut on Mar. 10, according to Anthony DiComo of MLB.com.

New York Yankees

Player Position Status Injury Updated
Didi GregoriusSSDTDShoulderMar 21
Gregorius won't conduct any baseball activities for 2 weeks and might be sidelined until sometime in May, according to Yankees GM Brian Cashman.
James ReevesPDTDElbowFeb 21
Reeves is expected to miss three to four weeks with an elbow sprain, according to Yankees beat writer Bryan Hoch.
Mason WilliamsRFDTDKneeFeb 18
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.
Tyler Austin1BDTDFootFeb 17
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.

Oakland Athletics

Player Position Status Injury Updated
Jake SmolinskiLF,CF,RFDTDShoulderMar 18
Smolinski had his labrum repaired and a bursectomy procedure and most of the season, according to Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle.
Sonny GraySPDTDLat StrainMar 09
Gray has been shut down for three weeks due to a lat strain. He's not expected to pitch until probably late April, according to Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle.
Daniel MengdenSP,RPDTDFootFeb 08
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.
Felix DoubrontSP,RPDTDElbowNov 16
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.
Chris BassittSPDTDElbowNov 05
RHP Chris Bassitt is expected to miss the early part of the 2017 season as he recovers from Tommy John surgery.

Philadelphia Phillies

Player Position Status Injury Updated
No injured players at this time.

Pittsburgh Pirates

Player Position Status Injury Updated
No injured players at this time.

San Diego Padres

Player Position Status Injury Updated
Alex DickersonLFDTDBackMar 16
Dickerson has been diagnosed with a disc protrusion in his back and will miss the next 3-4 weeks of action, according to Dennis Lin of the San Diego Union-Tribune.
Carter CappsRPDTDElbowMar 02
The goal is for Capps to start pitching in spring training games in mid-March, according to AJ Cassavell of MLB.com.
Colin ReaSPDL60ElbowFeb 19
The Padres placed Rea on the 60-day disabled list.
Robbie ErlinP,SPDTDElbowNov 09
LHP Robbie Erlin is not expected to return to action until possibly halfway through the 2017 season as he recovers from Tommy John surgery.

San Francisco Giants

Player Position Status Injury Updated
Will SmithRPDTDElbowMar 02
Smith is throwing and is on track to be ready for Opening Day, according to Alex Pavlovic of CSN Bay Area.

Seattle Mariners

Player Position Status Injury Updated
Tony ZychRPDTDBicepFeb 18
Zych should be ready to start throwing off a mound later this month, according to Bob Dutton of the Tacoma News Tribune.
Steve CishekRPDTDHipFeb 18
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.

St. Louis Cardinals

Player Position Status Injury Updated
Marco GonzalesSP,RPDTDElbowFeb 24
Gonzales is throwing some bullpen sessions and is hoping to be up to the major league squad by late May, according to Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Gonzales had Tommy John surgery in May of 2016.
Tyler LyonsRPDTDKneeFeb 18
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.
Alexander ReyesSP,RPDTDElbowFeb 16
Reyes had successful Tommy John surgery and will miss the 2017 season, according to Jose de Jesus Ortiz of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

Tampa Bay Rays

Player Position Status Injury Updated
Kevin GadeaSP,RPDTDElbowMar 18
Gadea is expected to miss at least four weeks as he deals with tendinitis in his elbow, according to Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times.
Nathan EovaldiSPDL60Elbow/ShoulderMar 10
The Tampa Bay Rays placed RHP Nathan Eovaldi on the 60-day disabled list. He's expected to miss the 2017 season as he recovers from Tommy John and flexor tendon surgeries.
Matt Duffy3B,SSDTDHeelMar 08
Duffy is not expected to start playing in game until mid-March, according to Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times. It's not clear if Duffy will be ready for the start of the season.
Wilson RamosCDTDKneeFeb 15
Ramos said he hopes to return from rehabbing his knee in May as a DH, according to Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times.

Texas Rangers

Player Position Status Injury Updated
Joey Gallo3BDTDHamstringMar 21
Gallo had an MRI on his left hamstring on Tuesday (Mar 21). The Rangers are awaiting the results to determine the extent of the injury, according to TR Sullivan, Texas Rangers beat writer for MLB.com
Chi Chi GonzalezSP,RPDTDElbowMar 18
Gonzalez is expected to get a second opinion on his elbow as he deals with a UCL tear, according to Stefan Stevenson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
Andrew CashnerSPDTDBicepsMar 09
Cashner has been shut down with biceps discomfort, according to Jeff Wilson with the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. There's a chance he may not be ready for Opening Day.
Brett NicholasCDTDKneeMar 09
Nicholas will have surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his left knee, according to Jeff Wilson with the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. No timetable has been set for his return.
Tyson RossSPDTDShoulderMar 03
Ross is starting to pitch again as he recovers from thoracic outlet syndrome, according to Stefan Stevenson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. He's not expected to be ready to pitch with the big league team until June.
Jake DiekmanRPDL60Ulcerative ColitisFeb 15
Diekman said expects to be pitching by the All-Star break, according to Stefan Stevenson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
Prince Fielder1B,DHDL60NeckFeb 14
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.

Toronto Blue Jays

Player Position Status Injury Updated
Glenn SparkmanSP,RPDTDThumbMar 02
Sparkman broke his right thumb during fielding drills, according to Ben Nicholson-Smith of Sportsnet.ca. There is no timetable for his return.
Josh Donaldson3BDTDCalfFeb 18
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.

Washington Nationals

Player Position Status Injury Updated
Max ScherzerSPDTDHandMar 16
Manager Dusty Baker said Scherzer probably will not be ready for Opening Day, according to Jamal Collier of MLB.com.
Jose Marmolejos1BDL60Strained Left ForearmFeb 24
The Washington Nationals placed INF Jose Marmolejos on the 60-day disabled list.