Fantasy News

  • Mariners option prospect Vogelbach to Triple-A

    Dan Vogelbach

    Rookie Daniel Vogelbach, who was expected to open the season as Seattle's starting first baseman, instead was optioned to Triple-A Tacoma on Thursday.

  • Rays choose Archer for Opening Day start

    Chris Archer

    No big surprise: Chris Archer will be the Rays' Opening Day starter.

  • Valbuena to miss 4-6 weeks with hamstring strain

    Luis Valbuena

    Infielder Luis Valbuena has been diagnosed with a Grade 1 right hamstring strain and is expected to be sidelined for 4-6 weeks, the Angels announced Thursday.

  • Anderson earns rotation spot

    Brett Anderson

    On Thursday, manager Joe Maddon announced Brett Anderson had won a spot in the Cubs' rotation, but will be inserted into the fourth spot while Kyle Hendricks, who led the Majors last year with a 2.13 ERA, will be fifth.

  • Graveman to start on Opening Day

    Kendall Graveman

    A's right-hander Kendall Graveman has been called on to make the first Opening Day start of his career.

  • Martinez cautiously optimistic about foot injury

    J.D. Martinez

    Tigers outfielder J.D. Martinez is cautiously optimistic that he avoided major damage to his right foot.

  • Martinez to start vs. Cubs on Opening Night

    Carlos Martinez

    Any lingering suspense about who would get to throw the first pitch against the defending World Series champions faded on Wednesday, when manager Mike Matheny announced the Cardinals' decision to have Carlos Martinez start on Opening Night vs. the rival Cubs.

  • Bird will be everyday first baseman

    Greg Bird

    Greg Bird has answered all of the Yankees' questions after missing all of last season with a right shoulder injury, and the organization plans to give him a long look as the everyday first baseman this season.

  • Andriese to open season as Rays fifth starter

    Matt Andriese

    Right-hander Matt Andriese is slated to be the Rays' fifth starter, which is how he began the 2016 season.

  • Gregorius sidelined with shoulder injury

    Didi Gregorius

    Shortstop Didi Gregorius is expected to miss the first month of the regular season with a strained subscapularis muscle in his throwing shoulder, the Yankees said on Tuesday.