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Player Injuries

League:
Team:
Angels
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
Possibly 2019
UCL tear in left elbow
Transferred to 60-day DL on July 27; will require Tommy John surgery per June 30 update.
P
2019
Recovering from September 2017 right shoulder surgery
Placed on 60-day DL on Feb. 21; rehabbing at team complex in Arizona per July 7 update.
P
Possibly 2019
Recovering from May 2018 Tommy John surgery
Placed on 10-day DL on May 14; transferred to 60-day DL on May 20; underwent Tommy John surgery May 22.
P
2019
Recovering from October 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery Oct. 1; won't pitch in 2019 but expected to return as hitter.
P
Possibly 2019
Recovering from April 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery April 17; cleared to resume throwing week of Sept. 3 per Aug. 28 update
P
Likely 2020
Right elbow UCL damage
Placed on 10-day DL on July 11; set to undergo Tommy John surgery per July 12 update.
P
2019
Recovering from May 2018 Tommy John surgery
Placed on 10-day DL on April 23; transferred to 60-day DL on June 12; underwent Tommy John surgery May 30.
Astros
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
2019
Recovering from June 2017 Tommy John surgery, July 2018 right elbow surgery
Underwent season-ending ulnar nerve transposition surgery, per July 27 update; transferred to 60-day DL on Sept. 15.
Athletics
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
Possibly 2019
Recovering from March 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery March 21; began throwing program Aug. 13.
P
Possibly 2019
Recovering from August 2018 Tommy John surgery
Placed on 10-day on June 5, retroactive to June 4; transferred to 60-day DL on July 21; underwent Tommy John surgery Aug. 1.
P
Possibly 2019
Recovering from July 2018 Tommy John surgery
Transferred to 60-day DL on Sept. 1.
P
Possibly late 2019
Recovering from September 2018 left shoulder surgery
Placed on 10-day DL on Aug. 26; underwent arthroscopic left shoulder surgery Sept. 19.
P
2019
Thoracic outlet syndrome
Transferred to 60-day DL on July 13; was slated to undergo surgery Sept. 26.
Blue Jays
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
SS
2019
Recovering from April 2018 surgery on both feet
Underwent surgery April 2.
Braves
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
Possibly 2019
Recovering from August 2017 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery Aug. 29, 2017.
P
Possibly 2019
Recovering from March 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery March 27.
Brewers
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
2019
Left high ankle sprain
Removed from NLCS roster Oct. 17.
P
2019
Recovering from September 2017 right shoulder surgery
Transferred to 60-day DL on March 30; threw bullpen session Sept. 12.
P
Possibly 2019
Recovering from July 2018 Tommy John surgery
Transferred to 60-day DL on July 26; underwent Tommy John surgery July 31.
C
2019
Recovering from May 2018 right shoulder surgery
Transferred to 60-day DL on May 8; underwent season-ending surgery May 16; was expected to start catching bullpen sessions week of Aug. 13.
Cardinals
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
2019
Recovering from June 2018 right lat surgery
Underwent surgery June 6 to reattach torn tendon in right lat; recovery time is typically six months.
Diamondbacks
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
2019
Right forearm flexor strain
Placed on 60-day DL on Sept. 15; was set to begin series of PRP treatments per Sept. 15 update.
P
2019
Recovering from April 2018 Tommy John surgery
Placed on 10-day DL on April 15; underwent Tommy John surgery April 25; transferred to 60-day DL on May 4.
Dodgers
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
2019
Right elbow inflammation
Placed on 10-day DL on Aug. 17; transferred to 60-day DL on Sept. 1.
P
2019
Right forearm tightness
Transferred to 60-day DL on Sept. 17.
P
2019
Recovering from July 2018 right shoulder surgery
Transferred to 60-day DL on April 2; underwent season-ending right shoulder capsule repair surgery July 24.
P
TBD
Right rotator cuff strain
Transferred to 60-day DL on June 9.
SS
2019
Recovering from May 2018 Tommy John surgery, August 2018 left hip surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery May 4; underwent arthroscopic surgery on left hip Aug. 7; expected to resume baseball activities in January as of Aug. 6 update.
P
2019
Right oblique strain
Placed on 60-day DL on Sept. 2.
Giants
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
Possibly late 2019
Recovering from August 2018 Tommy John surgery
Transferred to 60-day DL on Aug. 10; underwent Tommy John surgery Aug. 2.
P
TBD
UCL sprain in right elbow
Placed on 60-day DL on March 29.
C
2019
Recovering from August 2018 right hip surgery
Underwent season-ending right hip surgery Aug. 27; expected to miss 6-8 months per Aug. 24 update; transferred to 60-day DL on Aug. 29.
P
TBD
Right shoulder inflammation
Advised to continue resting as of Aug. 29 update; surgery ruled out but seeking information from specialists to prepare for offseason rehab program as of Sept. 4 update.
3B
2019
Recovering from August 2018 right hamstring surgery
Transferred to 60-day DL on Aug. 18; underwent season-ending right hamstring surgery Aug. 7.
Indians
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
2019
Recovering from March 2017 Tommy John surgery
Throwing in simulated games in Arizona per Sept. 20 update.
P
2019
Right elbow inflammation
Transferred to 60-day DL on May 31; was scheduled to have scope on right elbow Aug. 31.
P
2019
Recovering from July 2018 right shoulder surgery
Underwent arthroscopic debridement, bursectomy on right shoulder surgery July 2; could resume throwing in November as of Oct. 10 update.
CF
Possibly 2019
Recovering from July 2018 right shoulder surgery
Underwent arthroscopic right shoulder surgery July 20.
Mariners
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
2019
Recovering from Sept. 2018 right knee surgery
Transferred to 60-day DL on Aug. 29; rehabbing from right knee surgery per Sept. 9 update.
P
Possibly 2019
Recovering from March 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery March 26; transferred to 60-day DL on May 25.
P
2019
Right Achilles tendon strain
Placed on 10-day DL on Aug. 9; will require season-ending surgery per Aug. 12 update; transferred to 60-day DL on Aug. 14.
Mets
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
LF
2019
Recovering from August 2018 right heel surgery
Underwent right heel surgery to remove calcification, bone matter Aug. 2; set to undergo identical procedure on left heel in 8-12 weeks.
C
2019
Recovering from April 2018 Tommy John surgery
Transferred to 60-day DL on April 13; underwent Tommy John surgery on right elbow April 17.
P
Possibly 2019
Recovering from March 2018 Tommy John surgery
Placed on 60-day DL on March 26; underwent Tommy John surgery March 27.
P
Possibly late 2019
Recovering from June 2018 right shoulder surgery
Underwent season-ending surgery June 20.
3B
2019
Recovering from September 2017 Tommy John surgery
Ruled out for season per Sept. 2 update.
Orioles
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
DH
2019
Recovering from September 2018 right knee surgery
Placed on 10-day DL on Aug. 20; expected to miss six months after undergoing season-ending surgery Sept. 7; transferred to 60-day DL on Sept. 11.
Padres
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
LF
Possibly 2019
Recovering from March 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery week of March 26.
P
Possibly 2019
Damage to UCL in right elbow
Transferred to 60-day DL on April 14; was scheduled to undergo Tommy John surgery week of April 16.
Pirates
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
2020
Recovering from September 2018 Tommy John surgery
Transferred to 60-day DL on July 31; underwent Tommy John surgery Sept. 19.
RF
2019
Recovering from September 2018 left shoulder surgery; bone bruise in left knee
Underwent left shoulder surgery to address acute dislocation Sept. 12; given timetable of 7-9 months as of Sept. 14 update; placed on 10-day DL on Sept. 17, retroactive to Sept. 15.
P
2020
Right elbow/forearm discomfort
Set to undergo Tommy John surgery as of Sept. 26 update.
Rangers
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
Possibly 2019
Recovering from April 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery April 11.
P
Possibly mid-2019
Recovering from September 2018 right elbow surgery
Transferred to 60-day DL on July 8; underwent right elbow surgery Sept. 19.
P
Possibly 2019
Recovering from June 2018 flexor tendon surgery
Placed on 60-day DL on March 21; underwent season-ending surgery on torn flexor tendon June 13.
Rays
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
2019
Recovering from March 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery March 13; transferred to 60-day DL on April 10.
P
2020
Recovering from Sept. 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery Sept. 11.
Red Sox
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
3B
2019
Recovering from July 2018 left shoulder surgery
Placed on 60-day DL on March 29; underwent left shoulder surgery July 10.
P
Likely 2020
Recovering from September 2018 right shoulder surgery
Transferred to 60-day DL on July 8; underwent right rotator cuff surgery Sept. 19, expected to need 12 months to recover.
2B
Possibly ALCS
Right ankle soreness
Exited ALCS Game 3 early Oct. 16.
2B
2019
Left knee inflammation
Transferred to 60-day DL on Aug. 4; ruled out for season as of Sept. 7 update.
P
ALCS Game 6
Stomach illness
Released from hospital Oct. 15; rejoined team Oct. 16.
P
2019
Recovering from June 2018 right shoulder surgery
Placed on 10-day DL on May 15; underwent season-ending shoulder surgery June 13 for partial labrum tear, subluxation.
P
Possibly World Series
Left knee soreness
Removed from NLDS roster Oct. 6.
Reds
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
2B
2019
Recovering from July 2018 right knee surgery
Underwent season-ending right knee surgery to repair torn ACL on July 23; transferred to 60-day DL on July 26.
Rockies
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
CF
2019
Left shoulder strain
Placed on 60-day DL on Sept. 4.
P
2019
Recovering from September 2018 left shoulder surgery
Transferred to 60-day DL on July 27; has undergone season-ending left shoulder surgery as of Oct. 4 update.
Tigers
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
2020
Right elbow inflammation
Transferred to 60-day DL on Sept. 9; set to undergo Tommy John surgery soon per Sept. 9 update.
Twins
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
1B
2019
Recovering from August 2018 left hip surgery
Placed on 10-day DL on Aug. 11; underwent left hip surgery Aug. 20; transferred to 60-day DL on Sept. 3.
P
2019
Recovering from July 2017 Tommy John surgery; torn meniscus in right knee
Ruled out for season due to knee injury per Aug. 28 update; may need to undergo knee surgery as of Sept. 7 update.
White Sox
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
Possibly 2019
Recovering from April 2018 surgery to address brain hemorrhage
Underwent surgery April 21 for brain hemorrhage caused by ruptured aneurysm; discharged from hospital May 7.
P
2019
Recovering from July 2018 right shoulder surgery
Transferred to 60-day DL on May 24; underwent season-ending surgery July 11.
P
2020
Recovering from September 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery Sept. 18.
Yankees
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
CF
2019
Recovering from August 2018 left hip surgery
Underwent arthroscopic surgery on left hip to repair torn labrum as of Aug. 7 update.
SS
2019
Recovering from October 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery on throwing arm Oct. 17.
P
2019
Recovering from April 2018 Tommy John surgery
Transferred to 60-day DL on April 3; underwent Tommy John surgery April 6.
P
Possibly 2019
Recovering from June 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery June 7; transferred to 60-day DL on Aug. 13.