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Jul 12, 2024; Baltimore, Maryland, USA;  Baltimore Orioles trainer Brain Ebal tends to  outfielder Heston Kjerstad (13) after being  hit by a pitch in the head during the ninth inning against the New York Yankees at Oriole Park at Camden Yards.

Baltimore Orioles' Heston Kjerstad Scratched From Lineup After Getting Hit in Head

A benches-clearing brawl ensued when New York Yankees closer Clay Holmes hit Baltimore Orioles outfielder Heston Kjerstad in the head with a pitch on Friday, and the young slugger wasn't ready to go on Saturday.

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Jul 12, 2024; Baltimore, Maryland, USA;  Baltimore Orioles trainer Brain Ebal tends to  outfielder Heston Kjerstad (13) after being  hit by a pitch in the head during the ninth inning against the New York Yankees at Oriole Park at Camden Yards.
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Baltimore Orioles' Heston Kjerstad Scratched From Lineup After Getting Hit in Head

A benches-clearing brawl ensued when New York Yankees closer Clay Holmes hit Baltimore Orioles outfielder Heston Kjerstad in the head with a pitch on Friday, and the young slugger wasn't ready to go on Saturday.

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Jun 17, 2024; Chicago, Illinois, USA; Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Javier Assad (72) delivers a pitch against the San Francisco Giants during the first inning at Wrigley Field.
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Chicago Cubs Activate Javier Assad Off Injured List to Face St. Louis Cardinals

Javier Assad has been awarded the start in game two of the Chicago Cubs' doubleheader against the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday, following two weeks on the IL with a forearm strain.

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Sep 27, 2022; San Francisco, California, USA;  Colorado Rockies starting pitcher German Marquez (48) throws a pitch during the first inning against the San Francisco Giants at Oracle Park.
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Germán Márquez Set to Rejoin Colorado Rockies' Rotation Post-Tommy John Surgery

The Colorado Rockies have been without veteran starting pitcher Germán Márquez since May 2023, but they are finally activating him from the injured list on Sunday.

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Jul 9, 2024; San Francisco, California, USA;  Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Bo Bichette (11) reacts after being called out on strikes San Francisco Giants during the eighth inning at Oracle Park.
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Toronto Blue Jays Waiting on Bo Bichette, Daulton Varsho Injury Updates

Shortstop Bo Bichette and outfielder Daulton Varsho both left the Toronto Blue Jays' game against the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday early due to injuries.

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Boston Red Sox third baseman Rafael Devers (11) reacts after his solo home run during the ninth inning against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium on July 7.
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Boston Red Sox Star Won't Participate in All-Star Game Next Week

According to Boston Red Sox manager Alex Cora, superstar third baseman Rafael Devers won't be playing in next week's All-Star Game.

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Apr 6, 2024; Kansas City, Missouri, USA;  Chicago White Sox third baseman Yoan Moncada (10) warms up prior to a game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium.
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Chicago White Sox Third Baseman Yoán Moncada Finally Starting Rehab Assignment

Yoán Moncada, who has been out since early April with a left adductor strain, is joining the Chicago White Sox's Arizona Complex League affiliate on Tuesday.

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Apr 13, 2024; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; Philadelphia Phillies designated hitter Kyle Schwarber (12) celebrates with first base Bryce Harper (3) after hitting a home run during the first inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Citizens Bank Park.
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Philadelphia Phillies Activate Sluggers Bryce Harper, Kyle Schwarber Off Injured List

First baseman Bryce Harper and designated hitter Kyle Schwarber are returning to the Philadelphia Phillies lineup for their series opener against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday.

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Jul 5, 2024; Miami, Florida, USA; Chicago White Sox right fielder Tommy Pham (28) runs toward first base after hitting a single against the Miami Marlins during the seventh inning at loanDepot Park.
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Chicago White Sox Scratch Outfielder Tommy Pham From Lineup vs. Minnesota Twins

Tommy Pham is currently dealing with a dental issue, meaning the Chicago White Sox will be without their leadoff man against the Minnesota Twins on Monday.

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Jun 3, 2024; Arlington, Texas, USA; Detroit Tigers shortstop Javier Baez (28) throws to first base during the fourth inning against the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Field.
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Detroit Tigers Shortstop Javier Báez in Starting Lineup After Coming Off Injured List

Former All-Star shortstop Javier Báez is returning to the Detroit Tigers' starting lineup after missing the last four weeks with lumbar spine inflammation.

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May 7, 2021; Miami, Florida, USA; Baseball gloves and a Milwaukee Brewers hat rest over a handrail in the Brewers    dugout prior a game against the Miami Marlins at loanDepot park. Mandatory Credit: Sam Navarro-USA TODAY Sports
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Milwaukee Brewers Closing in on Dubious Franchise Record as a Result of Injuries

As a result of injuries to its pitching staff, the Milwaukee Brewers are closing in on a dubious franchise record.

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Jun 21, 2024; San Diego, California, USA; San Diego Padres right fielder Fernando Tatis Jr. (23) reacts after being hit by a pitch during the third inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Petco Park.
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San Diego Padres' Fernando Tatis Jr. Unlikely to Play in All-Star Game, Per Manager

San Diego Padres manager Mike Shildt told reporters on Friday that Fernando Tatis Jr. is unlikely to take the field in the 2024 All-Star Game due to the stress reaction in his right thigh bone.

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Apr 20, 2024; St. Louis, Missouri, USA; Milwaukee Brewers starting pitcher DL Hall (37) pitches against the St. Louis Cardinals in the first inning at Busch Stadium.
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Milwaukee Brewers' DL Hall Completes Rehab Assignment, MLB Role Yet to Be Determined

DL Hall was one of the key pieces the Milwaukee Brewers got back from the Baltimore Orioles in exchange for former Cy Young winner Corbin Burnes, but he has missed most of 2024 with a knee injury.

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Jul 3, 2024; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA;  Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Jared Jones (37) delivers a pitch against the St. Louis Cardinals during the second inning at PNC Park.
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Pittsburgh Pirates Place Breakout Rookie Pitcher Jared Jones on Injured List

Jared Jones has been one of the most impressive rookie pitchers in MLB this season, but the Pittsburgh Pirates are putting him on ice until after the All-Star break.

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Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Jordan Romano (68) pitches during the eighth inning of the game against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on May 25.
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Toronto Blue Jays' Closer Could Miss Rest of Season with Tough Injury

A tough season for the Toronto Blue Jays was made worse on Wednesday as it was learned that right-hander Jordan Romano could miss the rest of the season with an elbow injury. Here's the latest:

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Detroit Tigers pitcher Casey Mize (12) throws against the Los Angeles Angels during the first inning at Angel Stadium on June 27.
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Detroit Tigers Lose Former Top Draft Pick to Another Frustrating Injury

Casey Mize, the former No. 1 overall pick in the Major League Baseball Draft, has been sidelined yet again for the Detroit Tigers. Here's the latest:

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Mar 16, 2023; Sarasota, Florida, USA;  Baltimore Orioles left fielder Franchy Cordero (16) steals second base from Toronto Blue Jays second baseman Leo Jimenez (49) in the second inning during spring training at Ed Smith Stadium.
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Toronto Blue Jays Place Isiah Kiner-Falefa on IL, Call Leo Jimenez Up For MLB Debut

With Gold Glove infielder Isiah Kiner-Falefa heading to the injured list for the next 10 days, the Toronto Blue Jays have called up top prospect Leo Jimenez to take his place.

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Jun 30, 2024; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Blue Jays first base Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (27) gets hit with a pitch against the New York Yankees during the third inning at Rogers Centre.
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Vladimir Guerrero Jr. Scratched From Toronto Blue Jays' Lineup With Finger Injuries

After getting hit by a pitch in Sunday's series finale against the New York Yankees, Toronto Blue Jays first baseman Vladimir Guerrero Jr. will not be in the starting lineup against the Houston Astros on Monday.

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Mar 12, 2024; Mesa, Arizona, USA; Milwaukee Brewers center fielder Garrett Mitchell (5) hits a double against the Chicago Cubs in the first inning at Sloan Park.
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Milwaukee Brewers Activating Garrett Mitchell After 3-Month Stint on Injured List

Garrett Mitchell has yet to appear in an MLB game this season due to a fractured finger he suffered in Spring Training, but the Milwaukee Brewers are welcoming the outfielder back to their roster before facing the Colorado Rockies on Monday.

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Jun 27, 2024; Anaheim, California, USA; Detroit Tigers third base Matt Vierling (8) is caught stealing second against the Los Angeles Angels during the first inning at Angel Stadium.
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Detroit Tigers Scratch Matt Vierling From Starting Lineup With Foot Soreness

Matt Vierling is dealing with a foot injury, meaning the Detroit Tigers will be without one of their best power hitters in Sunday's series finale against the Los Angeles Angels.

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Jun 9, 2024; St. Louis, Missouri, USA; Colorado Rockies catcher Elias Diaz (35) at bat against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium.
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Colorado Rockies Activate All-Star Catcher Elías Díaz Off Injured List

Elías Díaz spent the past three weeks on the injured list with a strained calf, but now the Colorado Rockies are getting their All-Star catcher back in time for Sunday's series finale against the Chicago White Sox.

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Jun 27, 2024; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; New York Yankees right fielder Juan Soto (22) reacts after striking out against the Toronto Blue Jays during the fifth inning at Rogers Centre.
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Juan Soto Scratched From New York Yankees' Lineup 20 Minutes Before First Pitch

After bruising his hand on Friday, New York Yankees outfielder Juan Soto was removed from the starting lineup for Saturday's game against the Toronto Blue Jays.

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Jun 10, 2024; Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA; Colorado Rockies designated hitter Charlie Blackmon (19) hits a single against the Minnesota Twins in the first inning at Target Field.
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Colorado Rockies Welcome Veteran Charlie Blackmon Back From Injured List

Charlie Blackmon has been absent from the Colorado Rockies' lineup for the past 10 days, but the former All-Star has been ruled healthy enough to rejoin the team for their game against the Chicago White Sox on Saturday.

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Jun 27, 2024; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Blue Jays right fielder George Springer (4) reacts as he runs to third base on his second three-run home run of the game against the New York Yankees during the second inning at Rogers Centre.
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Toronto Blue Jays Slugger George Springer Back in Lineup Following Hand Injury

George Springer got hit by a pitch and left Friday's game against the New York Yankees early, but he is back in the Toronto Blue Jays' starting lineup on Saturday.

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May 26, 2024; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA;  Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Martín Pérez (54) delivers a pitch against the Atlanta Braves during the first inning at PNC Park.
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Pittsburgh Pirates Activate Martín Pérez Off Injured List to Make Start Friday

Martín Pérez is rejoining the Pittsburgh Pirates rotation in time for their series opener against the Atlanta Braves on Friday, fresh off a full month on the injured list.

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Jun 6, 2024; Cincinnati, Ohio, USA; Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Javier Assad (72) walks off the field during a pitching change in the sixth inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park.
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Emerging Chicago Cubs Ace Javier Assad Lands on Injured List With Forearm Strain

Javier Assad is going to hit the shelf for the next few weeks, robbing the Chicago Cubs of one of their top starting pitchers just before the All-Star break.

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