• Strasburg to return from DL for 2nd-half opener

    Stephen Strasburg

    Stephen Strasburg will be activated from the DL to start Friday's series opener vs. the Braves at Nationals Park, and Ryan Zimmerman is expected to be back as well to play first base, Nationals manager Dave Martinez announced Tuesday.

  • Zim, Stras eyeing returns after All-Star break

    Stephen Strasburg

    Ryan Zimmerman and Stephen Strasburg both took significant steps forward in their recoveries on Thursday ahead of Washington's four-game series against the Mets at Citi Field. Both are expected back shortly after the All-Star break.

  • Richards opts to undergo Tommy John surgery

    Garrett Richards

    The Angels' seemingly ceaseless wave of injuries has struck again, as the club learned on Thursday that right-hander Garrett Richards has decided to undergo Tommy John surgery on the damaged ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow, costing him the rest of this season and likely the majority of next year as well.

  • Devers sent to DL with inflamed shoulder

    Rafael Devers

    Red Sox third baseman Rafael Devers was placed on the disabled list retroactive to Wednesday with inflammation in his left shoulder.

  • Boone targeting post-break return for Sanchez

    Gary Sanchez

    The Yankees are expecting to open the second half of their season with Gary Sanchez back in the lineup, according to manager Aaron Boone.

  • Syndergaard to return, start Friday vs. Nats

    Noah Syndergaard

    Right-handed ace Noah Syndergaard will return from the disabled list to start for the Mets on Friday night against the Nationals, manager Mickey Callaway said Wednesday.

  • Richards' UCL damaged again, MRI reveals

    Garrett Richards

    The Angels' seemingly ceaseless wave of injuries continued Wednesday, as the club placed Garrett Richards on the 10-day disabled list with a damaged ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow.

  • Nats encouraged by Strasburg's rehab outing

    Stephen Strasburg

    The Nationals received positive reports from Stephen Strasburg's Minor League rehab assignment on Tuesday night, where he tossed 3 1/3 innings for Class A Advanced Potomac.

  • Richards leaves with right forearm irritation

    Garrett Richards

    Angels right-hander Garrett Richards departed his start against the Mariners on Tuesday in the third inning with right forearm irritation. Richards is scheduled to undergo an MRI on Wednesday.

  • Bryant rejoining Cubs; activation imminent

    Kris Bryant

    Before Tuesday's game, manager Joe Maddon said third baseman Kris Bryant is flying out to San Francisco in hopeful anticipation of returning to the lineup Wednesday.