9:42 PM EDT, Wed July 23, 2014
Fantasy Sports News Updates
Steve Stamkos is optimistic about the chances of the Tampa Bay Lightning contending going into the 2014-15 campaign.
Ubaldo Jimenez (ankle) threw a 35-pitch bullpen session and did some running drills Wednesday.
FFToolbox.com 1 hour ago
NFL.com's Ian Rapoport is saying newly acquired Detroit Lions WR Golden Tate will begin training camp on the active/PUP list. This is due to a shoulder injury suffered in OTAs which caused him to miss the rest of offseason minicamps. While Tate is considered day-to-day, it doesn't present much concern as he's expected to be healthy by the start of the season. He will be the Lions WR2 opposite Calvin Johnson. FANTASY ANALYSIS: If healthy, Tate will have a great opportunity to put up decent fantasy points in the Lions pass-heavy offense, especially with Johnson likely seeing double coverage...
Denard Span finished 4-for-5 with an RBI, two runs scored and a stolen base in a loss to the Rockies on Wednesday.
Mets sent RHP Buddy Carlyle outright to Triple-A Las Vegas.
Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg said Wednesday that first base will be a day-to-day thing going forward.
A's manager Bob Melvin said Alberto Callaspo (hamstring) could be activated Sunday when first eligible.
Mariners optioned RHP Taijuan Walker to Triple-A Tacoma.
Pirates recalled 3B Brent Morel from Triple-A Indianapolis.
Gerrit Cole (lat) threw 70 pitches in a simulated game Wednesday.
FFToolbox.com 2 hours ago
Update: Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer says via a source that West will be practice Friday despite today's placement on the NFI. The Browns' first full-squad practice is Saturday. This looks to be much ado about nothing. ---------------------------------------------------------- Browns rookies are scheduled to arrive at training camp today, but third-round running back Terrance West won't see the field for an undetermined amount of time. Cleveland has placed West on the non-football injury list. The reason why is currently unknown. He will be given an opportunity to start in...
Miguel Cabrera went 2-for-4 with a home run and three RBI as the Tigers pounded the Diamondbacks 11-5 on Wednesday afternoon at Arizona's Chase Field.
Pirates placed OF Starling Marte on the 7-day concussion disabled list.
KFFL 2 hours ago
Baltimore Orioles SP Ubaldo Jimenez (ankle) threw 35 pitches Wednesday, July 23, and he was ...