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Player Injuries

League:
Team:
Angels
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
Possibly June
Recovering from May 2018 Tommy John surgery
Not throwing bullpen sessions yet as of Feb. 13 update.
P
Possibly May
Recovering from October 2018 Tommy John surgery
Cleared to do full strengthening exercises but won't be cleared for Opening Day as of Jan. 31 update; hoping to begin hitting off tee week of Feb. 18.
P
Possibly June
Recovering from April 2018 Tommy John surgery
Throwing light bullpen sessions as of Feb. 13 update.
P
2019
Right shoulder
Playing catch up to 100 feet; scheduled to throw off mound in early to mid-March as of Feb. 20 update.
Astros
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
2020
Recovering from November 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery Nov. 6, 2018.
P
Possibly June
Recovering from December 2018 left Achilles tendon surgery
Expected to miss 6-8 months as of Dec. 20, 2018 update.
Athletics
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
3B
Possibly Opening Day
Recovering from October 2018 right thumb surgery, December 2018 left shoulder surgery
Took 50 swings in batting cage Feb. 11.
P
2019
Recovering from March 2018 Tommy John surgery
Threw bullpen session at 70 percent intensity Feb. 12.
P
Possibly 2019
Recovering from August 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery Aug. 1, 2018; placed on 60-day injured list Feb. 15.
P
Possibly late 2019
Recovering from September 2018 left shoulder surgery
Was scheduled to begin throwing program week of Feb. 11; placed on 60-day injured list Feb. 13.
P
2019
Recovering from April 2018 Tommy John surgery
Threw bullpen session at 70 percent intensity Feb. 12.
Blue Jays
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
Possibly Opening Day
Recovering from March 2018 Tommy John surgery
Began playing catch Aug. 13, 2018.
Braves
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
SS
Possibly Opening Day
Recovering from November 2018 left wrist surgery
Taking batting practice, expected to sit out early in Grapefruit League schedule as of Feb. 20 update.
Brewers
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
Possibly Opening Day
Recovering from September 2017 right shoulder surgery
Threw bullpen session Feb. 15.
P
Possibly 2019
Recovering from July 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery July 31, 2018; began playing catch Jan. 23; placed on 60-day injured list Feb. 20.
Cardinals
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
2019
Recovering from June 2018 right lat surgery
Threw bullpen session Feb. 16.
Cubs
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
Possibly 2019
Recovering from July 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery July 30, 2018; placed on 60-day injured list Feb. 13.
P
Possibly April
Recovering from November 2018 right elbow surgery
Underwent arthroscopic debridement on right elbow Nov. 6, 2018; unrestricted in workouts as of Feb. 8 update.
Diamondbacks
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
Possibly June
Recovering from April 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery April 25, 2018; placed on 60-day injured list on Feb. 13.
Dodgers
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
SS
Possibly Opening Day
Recovering from May 2018 Tommy John surgery, August 2018 left hip surgery
Doing all baseball activities except throwing across diamond as of Feb. 16 update.
Giants
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
Possibly late 2019
Recovering from August 2018 Tommy John surgery
Expected to start playing catch week of Feb. 18; placed on 60-day injured list on Feb. 13.
C
Possibly Opening Day
Recovering from August 2018 right hip surgery
Unrestricted in Giants' first official Spring Training workout Feb. 13.
P
Possibly Opening Day
Right shoulder inflammation
Threw bullpen session Feb. 13.
Indians
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
SS
Possibly Opening Day
Right calf strain
Expected to return to game activity in 7-9 weeks as of Feb. 8 update.
P
Possibly before All-Star break
Recovering from July 2018 right shoulder surgery
Hoping to throw off mound by end of Spring Training as of Feb. 13 update; played catch Feb. 17.
CF
Possibly early 2019
Recovering from July 2018 right shoulder surgery
Taking full swings in cage, throwing up to 75 feet as of Feb. 19 update.
Mariners
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
Possibly June
Recovering from August 2018 right Achilles tendon surgery
Has begun throwing as of Jan. 26 update; ran sprints Feb. 14.
Marlins
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
Possibly 2019
Recovering from April 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery April 5, 2018; placed on 60-day injured list Feb. 13.
Mets
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
LF
Possibly 2019
Recovering from August 2018 right heel surgery, October 2018 left heel surgery
Was expected to begin baseball activities week of Feb. 11.
Nationals
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
Possibly Opening Day
Recovering from August 2017 Tommy John surgery
Threw bullpen session Feb. 14.
Orioles
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
DH
Possibly Opening Day
Recovering from September 2018 right knee surgery
Taking live batting practice but not sprinting yet as of Feb. 18 update.
Padres
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
Possibly early 2019
Meniscus tear in right knee
Was scheduled to undergo surgery Feb. 20; expected to miss at least 6-8 weeks.
P
Possibly 2019
Recovering from April 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery April 20, 2018.
P
Possibly late 2019
Recovering from July 2018 Tommy John surgery
Resumed throwing in January, playing catch up to 90 feet as of Feb. 16 update; placed on 60-day injured list Feb. 17.
Phillies
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
Possibly 2019
Recovering from October 2018 carpal tunnel surgery
Threw bullpen session Feb. 17.
Pirates
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
2020
Recovering from September 2018 Tommy John surgery
Began playing catch Feb. 11.
RF
Possibly mid-April
Recovering from September 2018 left shoulder surgery; bone bruise in left knee
Taking batting practice with no restrictions, throwing up to 90-100 feet as of Feb. 20 update.
P
2020
Recovering from October 2018 Tommy John surgery
Began playing catch Feb. 11.
Rays
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
2019
Recovering from March 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery March 13, 2018.
Red Sox
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
3B
2019
Recovering from July 2018 left shoulder surgery
Underwent left shoulder surgery July 10, 2018.
P
2019
Recovering from June 2018 right shoulder surgery
Underwent season-ending shoulder surgery June 13, 2018, for partial labrum tear, subluxation.
Reds
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
2B
Possibly Opening Day
Recovering from July 2018 right knee surgery
Underwent season-ending right knee surgery to repair torn ACL on July 23, 2018.
Rockies
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
3B
Possibly Opening Day
Left hand hamate bone injury
Was scheduled to undergo surgery Feb. 20; expected to be sidelined 4-6 weeks.
Royals
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
Possibly June
Recovering from August 2018 elbow surgery
Placed on 60-day injured list Feb. 13.
White Sox
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
2020
Recovering from September 2018 Tommy John surgery
Began throwing on flat ground Feb. 5.
Yankees
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
CF
Possibly 2019
Plantar fasciitis; recovering from August 2018 left hip surgery
Rehab from hip surgery slowed by plantar fasciitis; won't be ready for Opening Day as of Feb. 14 update.
SS
2019
Recovering from October 2018 Tommy John surgery
Began throwing program Feb. 11.
P
2019
Recovering from April 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery April 6, 2018.
P
Possibly after All-Star break
Recovering from June 2018 Tommy John surgery
Throwing up to 60 feet as of Feb. 13 update.