Fantasy Baseball News

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Rich Hill said that the simulated game he threw on Tuesday went well and that he will pitch for the Dodgers on Monday, J.P. Hoornstra of the Southern California News Group reports on Twitter. (Source: J.P. Hoornstra on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact: Hill reportedly threw 58 pitches over four innings and did not have any issues with his cracked fingernail. As things currently stand, a Monday start would line him up to face Zack Greinke and the Diamondbacks in Arizona.


Christian Villanueva will remain out of the lineup until Friday when the Padres return to San Diego to face off against the Mets. (Source: Kevin Acee on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact: Villanueva is "doing better," according to manager Andy Green, but will sit out the remainder of the Padres' series with the Rockies in Colorado in an abundance of caution. Cory Spangenberg will start at third base once again in his place Tuesday night.


Eric Hosmer was placed on the Family Medical Leave list Tuesday afternoon and will not be in the lineup for the second game of the Padres' three-game series against the Rockies. (Source: Kevin Acee on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact: The Padres expect Hosmer to be back on Friday for their series opener against the Mets in San Diego.