Fantasy News

  • Roberts sees Puig as primary right fielder

    Yasiel Puig

    There are enough outfielders on the Dodgers roster to platoon at any of the three spots, but manager Dave Roberts' perfect world apparently would have Joc Pederson and Yasiel Puig playing regularly in center and right, respectively.

  • Kazmir, Ryu making strides in recovery

    Scott Kazmir

    Hyun-Jin Ryu and Scott Kazmir, pitchers with plenty to prove, each threw 25 pitches of live batting practice to Minor Leaguers on Sunday, taking significant steps in their attempted return to the Dodgers' starting rotation.

  • Padres ink deal with veteran pitcher Weaver

    Jered Weaver

    Jered Weaver is set to join a wide-open rotation mix in San Diego, as the veteran right-hander agreed to a one-year, $3 million contract with the Padres on Saturday.

  • Donaldson could miss 2-3 weeks with calf strain

    Josh Donaldson

    Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson says he could miss two to three weeks of Spring Training due to a right calf strain he sustained on Friday.

  • Trout sets 40 steals as goal for 2017

    Mike Trout

    Mike Trout may be a two-time American League Most Valuable Player Award winner and a five-time All-Star, but he's still looking for ways to improve his game.

  • Pearce 'checking every box' in surgery recovery

    Steve Pearce

    Blue Jays general manager Ross Atkins says outfielder/first baseman Steve Pearce is ahead of projections in recovering from surgery on his right forearm and could be the team's Opening Day starter in left field.

  • Heyward puts in offseason work to regain 2012 form

    Jason Heyward

    In 2012, Jason Heyward's third season in the big leagues, he led the Braves with 27 homers and collected 82 RBIs. He spent this offseason in Arizona trying to get back that feeling he had at the plate.

  • Allen to close for Tribe; Miller versatile option

    Cody Allen

    Whether accidental or intentional, Indians manager Terry Francona has avoided specifically referring to Cody Allen as his closer over the years. Applying that label did not always provide the proper description for the reliever's duties. If a situation came up earlier than the ninth, Allen has been available out of the bullpen.

  • Beltre not ruling out playing at start of Classic

    Adrian Beltre

    The Rangers are not expecting third baseman Adrian Beltre to play at the start of the World Baseball Classic because of a strained left calf muscle, the club announced on Friday. An MRI confirmed the diagnosis of a Grade 1 strain, and he is expected to be sidelined about three weeks.

  • Dodgers officially announce deal with Utley

    Chase Utley

    The Dodgers made Chase Utley's signing official on Saturday.