Injury Report 5/24: Every Player’s DL Situation

Hello and welcome!

A very quiet report today – only 4 updates and 13 new additions!

The following players have returned to regular play or have been optioned and have been removed from the report: Michael Lorenzen, Odrisamer Despaigne, Chase Anderson, Nelson Cruz, Andrew McCutchen, Drew Robinson, and Cole Hamels.

Let’s check out the table:

TeamDLPosPlayerInj. DateInjuryTimetableEst. ReturnCountdown
ARI60RPRandall Delgado9-28-17R flexor strain, oblique tightness2-4 months7-1-180y 1m 8d
ARI60SPShelby Miller5-10-17R Tommy John surgery12-18 months6-15-180y 0m 23d
ARI10OFA.J. Pollock5-15-18L Thumb avulsion fracture4-8 weeks7-1-180y 1m 8d
ARI10SPRobbie Ray4-29-18R Obique strain4-6- weeks6-15-180y 0m 23d
ARI10OFSteven Souza5-19-18R Pectoral strain2-4 weeks6-20-180y 0m 28d
ARI10SPTaijuan Walker4-14-18R Elbow inflammation12-18 months5-15-190y 11m 22d
ATL60RPGrant Dayton8-29-17L Tommy John surgery12-18 months9-1-180y 3m 9d
ATL60RPJacob Lindgren3-28-18L Tommy John surgery12-18 months4-1-190y 10m 9d
ATL10RPJose Ramirez4-18-18R Shoulder inflammation2-4 weeks6-15-180y 0m 23d
ATL10SPAnibal Sanchez4-18-18L Leg injury2 weeks5-28-180y 0m 5d
ATL10SPMike Soroka5-14-18R Shoulder strain2 weeks5-28-180y 0m 5d
BAL603BTim Beckham4-23-18L Groin strain (2)6-8 weeks6-21-180y 0m 29d
BAL60RPZach Britton12-21-17R Achille’s tendon tear5-9 months6-7-180y 0m 15d
BAL10RPDarren O’Day5-4-18R Elbow hyperextension2 weeks6-7-180y 0m 15d
BAL10OFColby Rasmus4-7-18L Hip flexor strain2-4 weeks6-1-180y 0m 9d
BAL102BLuis Sardinas4-29-18Lower back strain2-4 weeks6-1-180y 0m 9d
BAL10SPChris TIllman5-11-18Lower back strain2-4 weeks6-1-180y 0m 9d
BAL60SPGabriel Ynoa3-9-18R Shoulder inflammation2 weeks6-15-180y 0m 23d
BOS603BMarco Hernandez5-26-17L Shoulder surgery4-6 months7-1-180y 1m 8d
BOS10RPAustin Maddox3-1-18R Shoulder inflammation1-2 weeks7-1-180y 1m 8d
BOS102BDustin Pedroia10-25-17L Knee surgery, cartilage restoration7-10 months6-1-180y 0m 9d
BOS10RPCarson Smith5-15-18R Shoulder subluxation4-6 weeks7-1-180y 1m 8d
BOS10RPTyler Thornburg6-16-17Thoracic Outlet Syndrome surgery12+ weeks5-28-180y 0m 5d
BOS10RPHector Velasquez5-14-18Low back strain2-4 weeks5-24-180y 0m 1d
CHC10RPEddie Butler4-20-18R Groin strain2-4 weeks6-15-180y 0m 23d
CHC60SPDrew Smyly6-17-17L Tommy John surgery12-18 months8-1-180y 2m 9d
CWS10OFNick Delmonico5-18-18R D3 Metacarpal fracture4-6 weeks7-1-180y 1m 8d
CWS60RPDanny Farquhar4-20-18Hemorrhagic strokeIndefinite4-1-190y 10m 9d
CWS10OFAvisail Garcia4-23-18R Hamstring strain (2)4-6 weeks6-21-180y 0m 29d
CWS10SPMiguel Gonzalez4-18-18R RTC inflammation4-6 weeks7-1-180y 1m 8d
CWS60SPCarlos Rodon9-27-17L Shoulder surgery, bursitis6-8 months6-7-180y 0m 15d
CIN60SPRookie Davis10-9-17R Hip surgery8-10 months6-15-180y 0m 23d
CIN60SPAnthony DeSclafani3-11-18Strained oblique (2)4-8 weeks6-1-180y 0m 9d
CLE60SPCody Anderson3-27-17R Tommy John surgery12-18 months8-1-180y 2m 9d
CLE10OFLonnie Chisenhall4-7-18R Calf strain4-6 weeks5-28-180y 0m 5d
CLE10RPNick Goody5-3-18R Elbow strain2-4 weeks6-7-180y 0m 15d
CLE10SP/RPRyan Merritt3-23-18L Shoulder soreness2-4 weeks7-3-180y 1m 10d
CLE10OFTyler Naquin5-11-18L Hamstring strain2-4 weeks6-1-180y 0m 9d
CLE10SP/RPDanny Salazar1-15-18R Shoulder impingement2-4 weeks6-15-180y 0m 23d
CLE10OFBradley Zimmer5-5-10Chest contusionDTD6-1-180y 0m 9d
COL60RPCarlos Estevez3-19-18R Elbow sprain4-6 weeks7-1-180y 1m 8d
COL60RPRayan Gonzalez4-1-17R Tommy John surgery12-18 months7-1-180y 1m 8d
COL102BDJ Lemahieu5-13-18L Thumb sprain4 weeks6-15-180y 0m 23d
COL10RPZac Rosscup3-27-18L Long finger injury2 weeks6-15-180y 0m 23d
DET101BMiguel Cabrera5-3-18R Hamstring strain2-4 weeks6-7-180y 0m 15d
DET103BJeimer Candelario5-13-18L Wrist sorenessDTD5-26-180y 0m 3d
DET60SPDaniel Norris4-29-18L Groin tightness8-12 weeks7-1-180y 1m 8d
DET10RPAlex Wilson5-7-18L Plantar fascia tear6-10 weeks6-7-180y 0m 15d
DET10SPJordan Zimmermann5-7-18R Shoulder impingement2 weeks6-7-180y 0m 15d
HOU10OFDerek Fisher5-20-18Gastrointestinal discomfortDTD5-30-180y 0m 7d
HOU10RPJandel Gustave6-21-17R Tommy John surgery12-18 months8-21-180y 2m 29d
HOU10SPBrady Rodgers5-2-17R Tommy John surgery12-18 months8-1-180y 2m 9d
KC103BCheslor Cuthbert5-14-18Low back strain2 weeks5-26-180y 0m 3d
KC101BLucas Duda5-14-18R Plantar fasciitis2-4 weeks6-15-180y 0m 23d
KC10RPJustin Grimm4-24-18Lower back stiffness1 week6-1-180y 0m 9d
KC60SPJesse Hahn3-6-18R Elbow UCL sprain (1 or 2)8-10 weeks6-7-180y 0m 15d
KC10SPNate Karns7-20-17R Elbow inflammation2-4 weeks6-7-180y 0m 15d
LAA60SPAlex Meyer9-12-17R Glenoid labrum surgery12-14 months4-1-190y 10m 9d
LAA10RPKeynan Middleton4-29-18R Elbow inflammation12-18 months6-1-191y 0m 9d
LAA60SPJ.C. Ramirez4-17-18R Elbow sprain12-18 months5-1-190y 11m 8d
LAA10CRene Rivera5-17-18R Knee inflammation2-4 weeks6-17-180y 0m 25d
LAA10SPMatt Shoemaker4-1-18R Forearm strain3-4 weeks6-21-180y 0m 29d
LAA10RPBlake Wood4-23-18R Elbow UCL sprain2 weeks5-24-180y 0m 1d
LAD10SPRich Hill5-19-18L D3 Blister4 weeks6-19-180y 0m 27d
LAD10SPClayton Kershaw5-1-18L Biceps tendinitis1-2 weeks6-7-180y 0m 15d
LAD60SP/RPTom Koehler3-2-18R Shoulder strain (2)1-3 months7-1-180y 1m 8d
LAD10SPHyun-Jin Ryu5-2-18L Groin strain (3)2-4 months7-15-180y 1m 22d
LAD60SSCorey Seager4-30-18R Tommy John surgery12-18 months6-1-191y 0m 9d
LAD60SPJulio Urias6-27-17L Shoulder surgery, anterior capsule12-14 months7-1-180y 1m 8d
LADSPAlex Wood5-20-18CrampsDTD5-25-180y 0m 2d
MIA10OFGarrett Cooper4-2-18R Wrist tendon sheath tear8-10 weeks7-1-180y 1m 8d
MIA60SPBrett Graves3-6-18L Oblique strain6-8 weeks6-16-180y 0m 24d
MIA10RPChris O’Grady4-17-18L Shoulder sprain2-4 weeks6-15-180y 0m 23d
MIL10OFRyan Braun5-14-18Back tightness2-4 weeks5-24-180y 0m 1d
MIL10SPZach Davies5-3-18R RTC inflammation2 weeks5-24-180y 0m 1d
MIL102BNick Franklin5-8-18R Quad strain4-6 weeks6-21-180y 0m 29d
MIL10SPWade Miley5-9-18R Oblique strain (2)6-8 weeks7-9-180y 1m 16d
MIL60SPJimmy Nelson9-20-17R Shoulder surgery12-14 months6-15-180y 0m 23d
MIL101BEric Thames4-24-18L Thumb UCL sprain (2)6-8 weeks6-3-180y 0m 11d
MIL10CStephen Vogt2-28-18R Shoulder strain4-6 weeks4-1-190y 10m 9d
MIN10CJason Castro5-3-18R Knee meniscus tear6-10 weeks4-1-190y 10m 9d
MIN101BJoe Mauer5-19-18Concussion, neck strain2-4 weeks6-20-180y 0m 28d
MIN60SP/RPTrevor May3-22-17R Tommy John Surgery12-18 months6-5-180y 0m 13d
MIN60SPMichael Pineda7-18-17R Tommy John Surgery12-18 months8-1-180y 2m 9d
MIN103BMiguel Sano4-28-18L Hamstring tightness2-4 weeks5-26-180y 0m 3d
MIN60SPErvin Santana2-6-18R Long finger surgery10-12 weeks6-11-180y 0m 19d
NYM10OFYoenis Cespedes5-14-18R Hip flexor strain2-4 weeks6-1-180y 0m 9d
NYM10CTravis d’Arnaud4-17-18R Tommy John Surgery12-18 months5-17-190y 11m 24d
NYM103BTodd Frazier5-7-18L Hamstring strain2-4 weeks6-1-180y 0m 9d
NYM10OFJuan Lagares5-16-18L Big toe plantar plate tear4-6 months4-1-190y 10m 9d
NYM60SPRafael Montero3-22-18R Elbow UCL sprain (3)12-18 months4-1-190y 10m 9d
NYM10CKevin Plawecki4-11-18L Hand fracture4-6 weeks5-28-180y 0m 5d
NYM601BT.J. Rivera9-14-17R Tommy John Surgery12-18 months8-1-180y 2m 9d
NYMRPHansel Robles5-8-18R Knee soreness4-6 weeks6-9-180y 0m 17d
NYM60RPAnthony Swarzak3-31-18Sore oblique2-4 weeks6-1-180y 0m 9d
NYM603BDavid Wright6-17-16Shoulder/back injury2-3 months8-1-180y 2m 9d
NYY101BGreg Bird3-27-18R Ankle surgery6-8 weeks5-26-180y 0m 3d
NYY10RPLuis Cessa4-17-18Oblique strain2-4 weeks6-7-180y 0m 15d
NYY60OFJacoby Ellsbury3-2-18R Oblique tightness, L hip discomfort1-2 weeks6-7-180y 0m 15d
NYY60RPBen Heller3-27-18R Tommy John surgery12-18 months5-1-190y 11m 8d
NYY10RPTommy Kahnle4-16-18R Shoulder tendintis2-4 weeks5-25-180y 0m 2d
NYY10OFBilly McKinney3-31-18L Shoulder AC sprain6-8 weeks6-1-180y 0m 9d
NYY10SPJordan Montgomery5-1-18L Forearm strain6-8 weeks6-15-180y 0m 23d
NYY10RPAdam Warren4-20-18R Lat strain2-4 weeks6-7-180y 0m 15d
OAK10SPBrett Anderson5-18-18L Shoulder strain4-6 weeks6-20-180y 0m 28d
OAK60SPPaul Blackburn3-22-18R Forearm tightness2-4 weeks7-1-180y 1m 8d
OAK10RPRyan Buchter4-25-18L Shoulder strain4-6 weeks6-7-180y 0m 15d
OAK60SPJharel Cotton3-21-18R Tommy John surgery4-6 months5-1-190y 11m 8d
OAK10DHKhris Davis5-20-18R Groin strain (1)2-4 weeks6-5-180y 0m 13d
OAK10RPLiam Hendriks4-14-18Groin strain6-8 weeks6-7-180y 0m 15d
OAK10OFBoog Powell4-7-18R Knee sprain4 weeks6-1-180y 0m 9d
OAK10SPA.J. Puk3-27-18Tommy John surgery12-18 months5-1-190y 11m 8d
OAK10SPAndrew Triggs5-17-18R Forearm nerve discomfort2-4 weeks6-17-180y 0m 25d
PHI10SSJ.P. Crawford4-29-18R Forearm strain2-4 weeks6-7-180y 0m 15d
PHI10SPJerad Eickhoff3-16-18R Lat strain6-8 weeks5-28-180y 0m 5d
PHI10RPPat Neshek3-30-18R Shoulder strain2-4 weeks6-7-180y 0m 15d
PIT60RPNick Burdi5-31-17R Tommy John Surgery12-18 months8-1-180y 2m 9d
PIT10OFStarling Marte5-15-18Oblique tigthness2-4 weeks5-28-180y 0m 5d
PIT10SP/RPJoe Musgrove3-30-18R Shoulder strain4-6 weeks5-25-180y 0m 2d
PIT10RPEnny Romero4-29-18L Shoulder impingement2-4 weeks6-1-180y 0m 9d
PIT10RPA.J. Schugel2-25-18R Shoulder discomfort1-2 weeks6-7-180y 0m 15d
SD10OFAllen Cordoba2-15-18Concussion4-6 weeks6-15-180y 0m 23d
SD60OFAlex Dickerson3-28-18L Tommy John surgery12-18 months4-1-190y 10m 9d
SD10CAustin Hedges4-30-18R Elbow tendinitis2-4 weeks5-26-180y 0m 3d
SD10SPDinelson Lamet3-25-18R Tommy John surgery12-18 months5-1-190y 11m 8d
SD10SPJoey Lucchesi5-14-18R Hip strain2-4 weeks6-1-180y 0m 9d
SD10RPPhil Maton5-13-18R Lat strain2-4 weeks6-7-180y 0m 15d
SD101B/OFWil Myers4-29-18Oblique strain (1)2-4 weeks6-1-180y 0m 9d
SD60SPColin Rea3-8-18R Lat strain, R elbow injury1-3 months6-14-180y 0m 22d
SD10OFHunter Renfroe4-18-18R Elbow inflammation2-4 weeks5-28-180y 0m 5d
SEA102BRobinson Cano5-13-18R 5th metacarpal fracture8-12 weeks7-13-180y 1m 20d
SEA10RPDavid Phelps3-17-18R Elbow UCL sprain (3)12-18 months4-1-190y 10m 9d
SEA10SPErasmo Ramirez5-1-18R Teres major strain4-8 weeks6-15-180y 0m 23d
SF60SPMadison Bumgarner3-23-18L 5th metacarpal fracture10-14 weeks6-7-180y 0m 15d
SF60SPJohnny Cueto5-1-18R Elbow inflammation1-2 months7-1-180y 1m 8d
SF60SPJulian Fernandez3-27-18R Elbow UCL sprain12-18 months4-1-190y 10m 9d
SF102BAlen Hanson5-13-18L Hamstring strain2 weeks5-28-180y 0m 5d
SF10RPMark Melancon3-26-18R Flexor strain4-6 weeks6-3-180y 0m 11d
SF102BJoe Panik4-27-18L Thumb UCL sprain (2)4-8 weeks6-15-180y 0m 23d
SF10OFHunter Pence4-20-18R Thumb sprain2-6 weeks6-2-180y 0m 10d
SF7OFMac Williamson4-24-18ConcussionDTD5-26-180y 0m 3d
STL10RPMatt Bowman5-17-18Blisters2 weeks5-27-180y 0m 4d
STL10SSPaul DeJong5-17-18L D5 metacarpal fracture4-6 weeks6-18-180y 0m 26d
STL10RPLuke Gregerson5-16-18R Shoulder impingement2-4 weeks6-7-180y 0m 15d
STL10CCarson Kelly5-16-18R Hamstring strain2-4 weeks5-28-180y 0m 5d
STL10RPDominic Leone5-4-18R Arm Nerve irritation2-4 weeks6-15-180y 0m 23d
STL10RPTyler Lyons5-9-18Back strain2-4 weeks5-25-180y 0m 2d
STL10SPCarlos Martinez5-9-18R Lat strain2-4 weeks6-5-180y 0m 13d
STL10CYadier Molina5-5-18Pelvic hematoma4-6 weeks6-6-180y 0m 14d
STL60SP/RPAlex Reyes2-16-17R Tommy John Surgery12-18 months5-29-180y 0m 6d
STL60SPAdam Wainwright4-20-18R Elbow inflammation2-4 weeks7-18-180y 1m 25d
TB10SPYonny Chirinos4-29-18R Forearm strain4-6 weeks6-15-180y 0m 23d
TB60SPJose De Leon3-13-18R Tommy John Surgery12-18 months4-1-190y 10m 9d
TB60SPNathan Eovaldi3-28-18R Elbow loose body removal8-10 weeks5-28-180y 0m 5d
TB10OFCarlos Gomez5-15-18R Groin injury2-4 weeks6-7-180y 0m 15d
TB10SSAdeiny Hechavarria5-18-18R Hamstring strain2-4 weeks5-28-180y 0m 5d
TB60OFKevin Kiermaier4-15-18R Thumb sprain2-3 months7-1-180y 1m 8d
TEX60SSElvis Andrus4-11-18R Olecranon fracture8-10 weeks6-15-180y 0m 23d
TEX103BAdrian Beltre5-13-18L Hamstring injury2-4 weeks6-5-180y 0m 13d
TEX60SPClayton Blackburn4-12-18R Tommy John surgery12-18 months6-1-191y 0m 9d
TEX60RPRonald Herrera3-16-18R Shoulder inflammation4-6 months7-1-180y 1m 8d
TEX60RPTim Lincecum3-22-18R Middle finger blister1-2 weeks6-6-180y 0m 14d
TEX10SPMatt Moore5-18-18R Knee soreness2-4 weeks5-29-180y 0m 6d
TEX60SPJoe Palumbo4-20-17L Tommy John surgery12-18 months8-1-180y 2m 9d
TEX10SPMartin Perez4-30-18R Elbow inflammation2-4 weeks6-15-180y 0m 23d
TEX60RPRicardo Rodriguez3-29-18R Biceps tendinitis2-4 weeks6-1-180y 0m 9d
TEX10OFCarlos Tocci4-21-18L Hip contusion2-4 weeks6-2-180y 0m 10d
TOR10SSAledmys Diaz5-6-18L Ankle sprain2-4 weeks6-3-180y 0m 11d
TOR10SPJaime Garcia5-15-18L Shoulder inflammation2-4 weeks6-15-180y 0m 23d
TOR10OFRandal Grichuk4-30-18R PCL sprain (1)3 weeks5-28-180y 0m 5d
TOR10OFSteve Pearce5-1-18Oblique strain2-4 weeks6-7-180y 0m 15d
TOR10SPMarcus Stroman5-9-18R Shoulder fatigue2-4 weeks6-15-180y 0m 23d
TOR60SSTroy Tulowitzki2-25-18R Heel bone spur8-10 weeks6-7-180y 0m 15d
WSH10RPJoaquin Benoit3-17-18R Forearm strain4-6 weeks7-1-180y 1m 8d
WSH10OFAdam Eaton5-10-18L Ankle chondral flap resection1-2 months6-24-180y 1m 1d
WSH60RPKoda Glover2-18-18R Shoulder tendinitis2-4 weeks6-7-180y 0m 15d
WSH10OFBrian Goodwin4-13-18L Wrist contusion2 weeks6-1-180y 0m 9d
WSH10RPMatt Grace4-20-18L Groin strain2-4 weeks6-1-180y 0m 9d
WSH102BHowie Kendrick5-19-18R Achille’s tendon tear6-10 months4-1-190y 10m 9d
WSH10RPRyan Madson5-20-18R Pectoral strain2-4 weeks6-7-180y 0m 15d
WSH102BDaniel Murphy10-20-17R Knee microfracture surgery7-10 months6-4-180y 0m 12d
WSH60SPJoe Ross7-19-17R Tommy John surgery12-18 months9-1-180y 3m 9d
WSH60CJhonatan Solano4-10-18R Elbow bone spurs6-8 weeks6-15-180y 0m 23d
WSH10CMatt Wieters5-10-18L Hamstring strain6-8 weeks7-1-180y 1m 8d
WSH101BRyan Zimmerman5-12-18R Oblique strain4-6 weeks6-7-180y 0m 15d
BALDHMark Trumbo5-23-18R Knee sorenessDTD5-24-180y 0m 1d
CIN10RPRaisel Iglesias5-19-18L Biceps strain2 weeks5-30-180y 0m 7d
CLE10OFBrandon Guyer5-20-18Neck strain2 weeks5-30-180y 0m 7d
CWS3BMatt Davidson5-23-18Back stiffnessDTD5-24-180y 0m 1d
DETSPMatt Boyd5-22-18L Oblique spasmDTD5-28-180y 0m 5d
HOU10OFJosh Reddick5-18-18L Leg infection2 weeks6-7-180y 0m 15d
NYYCGary Sanchez5-22-18Calf crampDTD5-25-180y 0m 2d
SEAOFMitch Haniger5-22-18L Wrist contusionDTD5-24-180y 0m 1d
SEA10OFDee Gordon5-22-18R Big toe fracture2-4 weeks6-7-180y 0m 15d
SF10RPJose Valdez5-22-18R Elbow inflammation2-4 weeks6-15-180y 0m 23d
TB10SPJake Faria5-22-18L Oblique strain4-6 weeks7-7-180y 1m 14d
TBCWilson Ramos5-22-18L Hand contusionDTD5-25-180y 0m 2d
WSHSPJeremy Hellickson5-22-18R Hand blisterDTD5-27-180y 0m 4d

UPDATES

Darren O’Day (RP, Baltimore Orioles) – O’Day was unable to throw a bullpen session this week, and Showalter mentioned that additional tests may be required. Look for those results in the coming days, but things may be more serious for O’Day than originally anticipated.

Blake Wood (RP, Los Angeles Angels) – Wood underwent an MRI which showed damage to his right elbow UCL. He is seeking a second opinion, but I’d anticipate Tommy John is in his future.

Khris Davis (OF, Oakland Athletics) – Davis was placed on the DL10 after an MRI revealed a Grade 1 groin strain. If the retroactive DL move is a clue, Davis may return when first eligible or shortly after (not out of the question for a mild Grade 1 strain).

Jerad Eickhoff (SP, Philadelphia Phillies) – Eickhoff experienced some tingling in her index and middle fingers during a recent rehab start. He is visiting a TOS-specialist this week to be examined. TOS is difficult to diagnose, and Eickhoff could be dealing with nerve irritation at many other points along the nerve’s course – nothing is set in stone yet. We’ll see what the specialist says, but Eickhoff could be out quite a lot longer.

ADDITIONS

Mark Trumbo (DH, Baltimore Orioles) – The Orioles aren’t saying too much about this, but apparently Trumbo is experiencing some soreness in his right knee following a slide during Tuesday’s game. I can’t find record of a previous injury to that right knee, so I’m not overly concerned. I think we expect him to return to the lineup on Thursday until we hear otherwise.

Raisel Iglesias (RP, Cincinnati Reds) – Between this being Iglesias’ left biceps and the retroactive DL move I feel this may be a minimum stay. He may not save your soul tonight, but he should be your bullpen Hero again soon… I hate myself for that one.

Brandon Guyer (OF, Cleveland Indians) – Similar to Iglesias, the retroactive DL move makes me feel we should treat this as a minimum stay until we hear otherwise.

Matt Davidson (3B, Chicago White Sox) – There is currently no indication that Davidson should miss an extended period – he may be set to go tomorrow. Monitor for updates and any imaging results.

Matt Boyd (SP, Detroit Tigers) – Boyd is hopeful to make his next start, and I feel that may be realistic. Spasms can happen due to any number of reasons – it can be as simple as dehydration. I suspect we’ll get another update as we approach his expected next start (Monday 5-28-18). Keep in mind that this is his left oblique, which endures less strain during a lefty throwing motion than the right oblique.

Josh Reddick (OF, Houston Astros) – Reddick is battling some sort of bacterial infection near his left knee. Recent reports indicate that the pain he’s experiencing is starting to subside and that Reddick is taking medications for the ailment. It’s difficult to predict an estimated return date at this point.

Gary Sanchez (C, New York Yankees) – Gary dealt with calf cramping earlier this year and was only out a couple days. I presume this will be similar, with Gary likely returning to the lineup on Friday after Thursday’s off day.

Mitch Haniger (OF, Seattle Mariners) – I am typically very cautious regarding wrist impact injuries, but Haniger was able to swing in the cage today with no issues. Haniger is hopeful to return to the lineup on Thursday.

Dee Gordon (OF, Seattle Mariners) – The Mariner’s aren’t expecting Gordon to miss much more than the minimum. That seems optimistic, though the fracture of his toe is reportedly minor. Keep in mind that Gordon is valuable because of what he can do on the bases, and that may be limited by this fracture. Buxton fractured the big toe in his left foot and has only stolen one base in 12 games since.

Jose Valdez (RP, San Francisco Giants) – Not a ton of information available, so I’ve started Valdez with a fairly general timetable. I suspect he will undergo imaging if the inflammation persists through the end of the week.

Jake Faria (SP, Tampa Bay Rays) – Faria is dealing with a left oblique strain, though I can’t find a grade reported. A 4-6 week timetable appears reasonable.

Wilson Ramos(C, Tampa Bay Rays) – Ramos missed Wednesday’s game due to a left-hand contusion. X-rays were negative. He may DH for a few games, but hopefully, there are no lingering effects.

Jeremy Hellickson (SP, Washington Nationals) – Hellickson is hopeful to make his next start after exiting early on Tuesday with a blister.

Jeff Davis

Jeff is a registered occupational therapist with experience in upper extremity rehabilitation. Jeff pitched at Northwestern Oklahoma State University.

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Buxton only has one SB since his return from injury, because he can’t get on base. 🙂 Unlike Gordon, who can.

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