Major League Baseball
INJURIES | PLAYERS
American League | National League
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
DJ Stewart LF Prob March 26 - Ankle - 2/19/20 Stewart is on the mend from a microfracture in his right ankle, but he is likely to be available opening day versus the Yankees.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Alex Verdugo RF Out indefinitely - Back - 2/21/20 Verdugo is nursing a stress fracture in his back. A timetable for return has yet to be established.
Dustin Pedroia 2B Out indefinitely - Knee - 2/23/20 Pedroia suffered a setback in his recovery from a left knee injury and is now on the 60-day injured list for an undetermined length of time.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Chris Sale SP Ques March 26 - Illness - 2/15/20 Sale is recovering from a bout of pneumonia, and it is unclear if he will be ready to face the Blue Jays in the season opener.
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Dane Dunning RP Late June - Elbow - 2/18/20 Dunning is recovering from Tommy John surgery and is not expected to be available until at least the latter part of June.
Carlos Rodon SP Mid July - Elbow - 11/11/19 Rodon is expected to out of action until at least the middle of July while he rehabs from Tommy John surgery.
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Tyler Naquin CF Mid May - Knee - 11/11/19 Naquin is recovering from a torn ACL in his right knee and is projected to be debilitated until at least sometime in May.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Mike Clevinger SP Early April - Knee - 2/14/20 Clevinger is recovering from surgery to repair a partial tear to the meniscus in his left knee. He is expected to miss six to eight weeks.
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Michael Fulmer SP Mid July - Elbow - 2/12/20 Fulmer has been placed on the 60-day injured list while he rehabs from Tommy John surgery. He is not expected to return until at least the middle of July.
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Rogelio Armenteros SP Ques March 26 - Elbow - 2/21/20 Armenteros is suffering from elbow and shoulder injuries, leaving his availability for opening day versus the Angels up in the air.
Riley Ferrell RP Ques March 26 - Shoulder - 2/21/20 Ferrell is battling shoulder soreness, and it has yet to be established if he will be ready against the Angels on opening day.
Brad Peacock SP Ques March 26 - Neck - 2/21/20 Peacock is hindered by nerve damage in his neck, and it is unknown if he will be available for the season opener against the Angels.
Francis Martes RP out for season - Suspension - 2/17/20 Marte has been issued a 162-game suspension due to testing positive for the use of performance-enhancing drugs.
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Adalberto Mondesi 2B Prob March 26 - Shoulder - 2/20/20 Mondesi is expected to play opening day against the White Sox after rehabbing from left shoulder surgery.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Max Stassi C Prob March 26 - Hip - 2/22/20 Stassi is recovering from right hip surgery, but it is projected that he will be available for opening day versus the Astros.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Ty Buttrey RP Prob March 26 - Upper Body - 2/15/20 Buttery is suffering from a strained intercostal muscle in his side but is expected to be ready to face the Astros in the season opener.
Felix Pena SP Prob March 26 - Knee - 2/13/20 Pena is recuperating from surgery to fix a torn ACL in his right knee. He is projected to be available for the season opener versus the Astros.
Justin Anderson RP Late March - Oblique - 2/13/20 Anderson is suffering from a Grade 2 left oblique strain and is expected to miss four to six weeks.
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Jorge Polanco SS Prob March 26 - Ankle - 2/13/20 Polanco is on the mend from offseason surgery to repair a right ankle impingement. He is projected to be available for the season opener against the Athletics.
Byron Buxton CF Prob March 26 - Shoulder - 2/12/20 Buxton is recovering from surgery to repair a torn labrum in his left shoulder, but he is expected to suit up against the Athletics in the season opener.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Rich Hill SP Early June - Elbow - 1/2/20 Hill will be sidelined until the early part of June after primary and revision surgeries on his left elbow.
Michael Pineda SP Elig May 5 - Suspension - 1/3/20 Pineda has been suspended 60 games for violating the league's policy on performance-enhancing substances. He is expected to be reinstated against the Royals on May 5.
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Aaron Hicks CF Mid July - Elbow - 11/11/19 Hicks is expected to be on the shelf until at least the middle of July while he heals from Tommy John surgery.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Luis Severino SP our for season - Elbow - 2/25/20 Severino has a torn UCL in his right elbow and is expected to miss the entire 2020 season due to Tommy John surgery.
James Paxton SP Early May - Back - 2/22/20 Paxton is not expected to return until at least the early part of May after having a microscopic lumbar discectomy to remove a peridiscal cyst.
Domingo German SP Elig June 5 - Suspension - 1/2/20 German has been suspended 81 games for violating the league's policy on domestic violence. He is expected to be reinstated against the Rays on June 5.
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Stephen Piscotty RF Ques March 26 - Oblique - 2/24/20 Piscotty is dealing with a strained left oblique, and it is unclear if he will be ready to face the Twins on Opening Day.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Daulton Jefferies SP Ques March 26 - Bicep - 2/25/20 Jeffries is suffering from a biceps strain, leaving his status for the season opener against the Twins up in the air.
Daniel Mengden SP Late April - Elbow - 2/15/20 Mengden has been placed on the 60-day injured list and is projected to miss six to 10 weeks due to arthroscopic surgery on his right elbow.
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Mitch Haniger LF Mid May - Hernia - 2/20/20 Haniger had sports hernia surgery as well as a microdiscectomy to remove an intervertebral disc from his back. He is expected to be out until at least sometime in May.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Austin Adams RP Mid June - Knee - 2/12/20 Adams is expected to be out of the lineup until at least sometime in June as he is working his way back from an ACL injury. He is on the 60-day injured list.
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Robinson Chirinos C Prob March 26 - Hamstring - 2/21/20 Chirinos is expected to be available for the season opener against the Mariners despite a hamstring strain.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Brock Burke SP out for season - Shoulder - 2/24/20 Burke is projected to miss the entire 2020 season due to surgery to correct a partial tear of the labrum in his left shoulder.
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Matt Shoemaker SP Prob March 26 - Knee - 2/19/20 Shoemaker is recuperating from a torn ACL in his left knee, but it is projected that he will be ready for the season opener versus the Red Sox.
Ryan Borucki SP Out indefinitely - Elbow - 2/14/20 Borucki is sidelined with left elbow tightness, and he is without a timetable for return.
National League | American League
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Mike Leake SP Ques March 26 - Wrist - 2/13/20 Leake is recovering from a fractured left wrist, and it is unclear if he will be available for the season opener versus the Braves.
Silvino Bracho RP Mid July - Elbow - 11/11/19 Bracho is recovering from Tommy John surgery on his right elbow and is likely to be away from the field until at least the middle of July.
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Cole Hamels SP Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 2/23/20 Hamels is suffering from irritation in his left shoulder, and there is currently no timetable for his recovery.
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Brandon Morrow RP Doub March 26 - Elbow - 2/11/20 Morrow is recovering from elbow surgery which forced him to miss the entire 2019 season. It is unlikely that he will be available for the season opener against the Brewers.
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Eugenio Suarez 3B Ques March 26 - Shoulder - 1/28/20 Suarez is recovering from surgery to remove loose cartilage in his right shoulder. It is unclear if he will be available for the season opener versus the Cardinals.
Nick Senzel LF Ques March 26 - Shoulder - 2/13/20 Senzel is working his way back from surgery to correct a torn labrum in his shoulder, and it is undetermined if he will be ready for opening day against the Cardinals.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Brendan Rodgers SS Ques March 26 - Shoulder - 2/25/20 Rodgers is recuperating from surgery to fix a torn labrum in his right shoulder, and his availability against the Padres in the season opener is up in the air.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Ben Bowden SP Doub March 26 - Back - 2/20/20 Bowden is dealing with a back injury, and he is not expected to be available for the season opener against the Padres.
Tim Melville SP Mid April - Ribs - 2/11/20 Melville is suffering from a cracked rib and is expected to be sidelined for six to eight weeks.
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Connor Joe RF Out indefinitely - Personal - 2/24/20 Joe will miss an undetermined length of time due to a personal matter.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Luis Urias 2B Ques March 26 - Hand - 1/29/20 Urias is recovering from surgery to repair a fractured left hamate bone. It is unknown if he will be available for the season opener against the Cubs.
Tyrone Taylor CF Mid April - Wrist - 2/20/20 Taylor is recuperating from ECU tendon sheath reconstruction on his left wrist, and he is expected to be out until sometime in April.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Bobby Wahl RP Mid July - Knee - 11/25/19 Wahl is recuperating from a torn ACL and is unlikely to play before the middle of July.
Corey Knebel RP Early May - Elbow - 2/14/20 Knebel is healing from Tommy John surgery and is expected to be on the shelf until at least the beginning of May.
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Yoenis Cespedes LF Ques March 26 - Ankle - 2/23/20 Cespedes had surgery to repair multiple fractures in his right ankle and another surgery on both heels. It is up in the air if he will be ready for opening day versus the Nationals.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Dellin Betances RP Prob March 26 - Achilles - 2/11/20 Betances is recovering from Achilles and lat injuries. It is unclear if he will be available for the season opener against the Nationals.
Drew Smith RP Mid July - Elbow - 11/11/19 Smith is working his way back from Tommy John surgery on his right elbow and is expected to be out of action until at least the middle of July.
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Andrew McCutchen RF Prob March 26 - Knee - 2/19/20 McCutchen is recovering surgery to repair a torn ACL in his right knee, but he is likely to suit up against the Marlins in the season opener.
Adam Haseley CF Ques March 26 - Concussion - 2/26/20 Haseley is going through the concussion protocol, and it is up in the air if he will be cleared in time for opening day versus the Marlins.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Enyel De Los Santos RP Ques March 26 - Hamstring - 2/12/20 De Los Santos is suffering from a pulled hamstring, and it is unclear if he will be available for the season opener against the Marlins.
Seranthony Dominguez RP Out indefinitely - Elbow - 2/22/20 Dominguez is hindered by an elbow injury, and a timetable for return has yet to be determined.
David Robertson RP out for season - Elbow - 2/12/20 Robertson has been placed on the 60-day injured list and is projected to miss the entire 2020 season due to Tommy John surgery.
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Jason Martin CF Ques March 26 - Shoulder - 11/11/19 Martin is on the mend from surgery to fix a torn labrum in his left shoulder, leaving his status for opening day versus the Rays in question.
Pablo Reyes RF Elig June 26 - Suspension - 2/19/20 Reyes has been suspended 80 games for violating the league's joint drug prevention and treatment program. He is expected to be reinstated in time for June 26 versus the Brewers.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Jameson Taillon SP out for season - Elbow - 2/13/20 Taillon has been placed on the 60-day injured list. He is expected to miss the entire 2020 season while recuperating from Tommy John surgery and flexor tendon repair surgery.
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Anderson Espinoza SP out for season - Elbow - 2/12/20 Espinoza has wound up on the 60-day injured list after having Tommy John surgery. He is expected to sit out the entire 2020 season.
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Pablo Sandoval 3B Early May - Elbow - 2/25/20 Ssandoval is working his way back from Tommy John surgery. He is not expected to make his season debut until at least the beginning of May.
Aramis Garcia C Mid Aug - Hip - 2/9/20 Garcia will be sidelined for at least six to eight months while he recovers from right labrum surgery.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Tyler Anderson SP Ques March 26 - Knee - 11/25/19 Anderson had surgery to repair cartilage in his left knee. It is unknown if he will be ready for the season opener versus the Dodgers.
Reyes Moronta RP Mid Aug - Shoulder - 2/12/20 Moronta is likely to be sidelined until at least sometime in August while he recovers from right shoulder surgery on the 60-day injured list.
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Miles Mikolas SP Out indefinitely - Arm - 2/18/20 Mikolas is suffering from soreness in his flexor tendon in his right arm. He has received a platelet-rich plasma injection, and he is without a timetable for return.
Jordan Hicks RP Late July - Elbow - 2/12/20 Hicks is on the 60-day injured list after having Tommy John surgery on his right elbow. He is projected to be out of commission until at least the end of July.
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.