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Yu Darvish Has Sprained UCL, May Need Tommy John

Yu Darvish is having serious elbow issues again. Darvish missed most of the 2nd half of 2014 after experiencing elbow inflammation. After leaving his first start of spring, he’s been diagnosed with a sprained UCL. He [...]

Josh Hamilton Met With MLB Officials Regarding Discipline

Josh Hamilton Met With MLB Officials Regarding Discipline

Tuesday afternoon, the LA Times reported that Angels OF Josh Hamilton met with league officials in Houston to discuss a disciplinary issue. Hamilton had been rehabbing from his shoulder surgery in Houston, which explains the location [...]

Mariners to Sign Pitcher Joe Saunders?

The Seattle Mariners are currently reviewing the possibility of a reunion with pitcher Joe Saunders. He played for the team in 2013 as a starting pitcher. However, due to his recent struggles over the past few [...]

Miguel Cabrera Cleared to Swing the Bat

Miguel Cabrera has been cleared to hit, throw, and run following surgery to remove bone spurs and repair a stress fracture on his right foot. Cabrera is progressing well, and the fact that he’s been cleared [...]

Cole Hamels Wants Out of Philly

The Philadelphia Phillies have gone done fast, and now one of their best pitchers is ready to jump ship. Cole Hamels, who went just 9-9 a year ago with the Phillies, said as much in a [...]

Pablo Sandoval Injures Hand, Could Miss a Month

Pablo Sandoval was on the verge of an MVP caliber of a fantasy season, but those hopes will come to a screeching halt for at least a month. Sandoval injured his hamate bone in his left [...]

Indians Add Johnny Damon | Fantasy Impact

The Cleveland Indians have been atrocious on the offensive side of the ball through their first six games. An eight run outburst on Friday against the Royals is encouraging, but there have been no signs of [...]

Should Tim Lincecum’s Early Season Woes Be a Cause for Concern?

Starting the year 0-1 and with a 12.91 ERA isn’t a line that you’d expect from a perennial CY Young candidate such as Tim Lincecum. But yes, that is Lincecum’s line through his first two starts [...]

Ryan Braun Wins Appeal; Will Not Be Suspended

In a long overdue announcement, Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel is reporting that Ryan Braun has won the appeal of his drug test, and has not been suspended for the first 50 games of [...]

Prince Fielder Signs With Detroit Tigers

Jon Heyman of CBS is reporting that the Detroit Tigers have signed Prince Fielder to a 9-year deal worth $214 Million. Fielder will play first base, while Miguel Cabrera will likely move to DH. Room for [...]