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Brandon McCarthy has been diagnosed with a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow.

It's really a bummer for the Dodgers but especially for McCarthy, who had seemed to finally put his shoulder issues behind him and show signs of blossoming. He'll undergo Tommy John surgery soon and be sidelined likely into the first part of the 2016 season. With Hyun-Jin Ryu (shoulder) also still a question mark, the Dodgers might be scour the trade market for rotation help. For now, Scott Baker and Mike Bolsinger could stick around for a while.
Apr 27 - 7:16 PM

Evan Gattis is not in the Astros' lineup Monday.

The Astros don't have the designated hitter available in San Diego, so Gattis finds himself on the bench. He's hitting just .156/.194/.250 this season but does have two straight multi-hit games.
Apr 27 - 7:15 PM

Gregory Polanco was scratched from Monday's lineup with tightness in his left groin.

It's not clear when Polanco suffered the injury. He'll receive treatment and be re-evaluated during the game and an update on his status will likely be available later Monday. Andrew Lambo took his place in right field.
Apr 27 - 7:04 PM

Reds recalled RHP Carlos Contreras from Triple-A Louisville.

Contreras was off to a nice start with Louisville, posting a 1.08 ERA and 14/3 K/BB ratio over 8 1/3 relief innings. He'll be used in middle relief with the Reds for now but could work his way into later game situations given their setup issues.
Apr 27 - 7:01 PM

Reds placed RHP Homer Bailey on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 24, with a right elbow ligament sprain.

Yikes. Bailey had made just two starts after working his way back from last September's flexor tendon surgery and now it appears he might be headed for Tommy John surgery. The Reds have yet to comment on whether Bailey will have an operation or if he'll try rehabbing the injury first. Raisel Iglesias and Michael Lorenzen are candidates to replace Bailey in the rotation.
Apr 27 - 6:52 PM

Brandon Belt is absent from the Giants' lineup for the third straight day Monday.

It's bad timing with the club facing three straight left-handers, but it's discouraging that manager Bruce Bochy has no faith in Belt's ability versus southpaws. His career OPS against lefties (.771) is not much lower than it is versus righties (.790), but Bochy is, in effect, platooning Belt with Andrew Susac. Buster Posey is at first base again Monday, while Susac is behind the plate.
Apr 27 - 6:33 PM

Shawn Kelley (calf) faced live hitters on Monday.

It's the first time he's done so since landing on the disabled list over the weekend with a left calf strain. Kelley is eligible to return on May 8 and it sounds like he should have a good chance to be activated at that time.
Apr 27 - 6:28 PM

Monday's game between the White Sox and Orioles has been postponed due to the protests in Baltimore.

The decision was made after the O's consulted with the Baltimore City Police Department. No makeup date has been scheduled yet. Ubaldo Jimenez and Hector Noesi had been slated to start Monday.
Apr 27 - 6:27 PM
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