Yahoo Sports Fantasy Baseball

in partnership with MLB.com

Player Notes

  • Rockies exercise Hawkins' option for 2015
    Rockies exercised RHP LaTroy Hawkins' $2.25 million option for 2015.

    Advice: Hawkins fared pretty well as the Rockies' closer in 2014, posting a 3.31 ERA and 1.20 WHIP while converting 23 of 26 save chances. He should enter the 2015 campaign at the back-end of the bullpen again for the Colorado. Rotoworld.com
    Today, 2:01 pm
  • Bobby Parnell activated from 60-day DL
    Mets activated RHP Bobby Parnell from the 60-day disabled list.

    Advice: Parnell blew his elbow out on Opening Day this season and had Tommy John surgery shortly thereafter. He's likely to get a late start to the 2015 season. Rotoworld.com
    Today, 1:33 pm
  • Dana Eveland outrighted to Triple-A
    Mets sent LHP Dana Eveland outright to Triple-A Las Vegas.

    Advice: Eveland pitched well when healthy this season, posting a 2.63 ERA and 27/6 K/BB ratio over 27 1/3 innings. He dealt with elbow issues for much of the second half, though, before eventually being shut down. Rotoworld.com
    Today, 1:28 pm
    Not Active
  • Buddy Carlyle outrighted to Triple-A
    Mets sent RHP Buddy Carlyle outright to Triple-A Las Vegas.

    Advice: Carlyle, 36, was terrific in his time with the Mets this season, posting a 1.45 ERA and 28/5 K/BB ratio over 31 innings. He can elect free agency if he wants. Rotoworld.com
    Today, 1:26 pm
    Not Active
  • Scott Rice outrighted to Triple-A
    Mets sent LHP Scott Rice outright to Triple-A Las Vegas.

    Advice: Rice held a 5.93 ERA over 13 2/3 innings for the Mets this season before having surgery in July to remove a bone spur and get a nerve relocated. He pitched decently for the big club in 2013. Rotoworld.com
    Today, 1:23 pm
    Not Active
  • Alfredo Figaro outrighted to Triple-A
    Rangers sent RHP Alfredo Figaro outright to Triple-A Round Rock.

    Advice: Figaro was just claimed off waivers from the Brewers earlier this month but is now off the 40-man roster. He had a 7.27 ERA in 8 2/3 innings this season out of the Milwaukee bullpen. Rotoworld.com
    Today, 1:18 pm
    Not Active
  • Nate Adcock elects free agency
    Nate Adcock has elected free agency.

    Advice: Adcock allowed five runs over 10 relief innings for the Rangers this season. He'll now seek a minor league deal elsewhere. Rotoworld.com
    Today, 1:17 pm
    Not Active
  • Jeff Francis inks minors deal with Jays
    Blue Jays signed LHP Jeff Francis to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.

    Advice: A Canadian native, Francis held a 5.85 ERA over 12 appearances for the Reds, A's and Yankees this season. He figures to compete for a long relief role with the Blue Jays. Rotoworld.com
    Today, 11:57 am
    Not Active
  • Evan Reed outrighted to Triple-A
    Tigers sent RHP Evan Reed outright to Triple-A Toledo.

    Advice: It's the second time in the last few months that he's been taken off the 40-man roster. Reed isn't eligible for arbitration yet. Rotoworld.com
    Today, 11:42 am
    Not Active
  • Luke Putkonen activated from 60-day DL
    Tigers activated RHP Luke Putkonen from the 60-day disabled list.

    Advice: Putkonen missed most of the season with elbow issues before finally undergoing surgery in June to remove a bone spur. He'll be fine for spring training and will compete for a bullpen job. Rotoworld.com
    Today, 11:39 am
  • Bruce Rondon activated from 60-day DL
    Tigers activated RHP Bruce Rondon from the 60-day disabled list.

    Advice: Rondon, of course, missed the season following Tommy John surgery, but he's expected to be ready to go for spring training. The Tigers are hoping he'll be able to fill a big role in their bullpen next season. Rotoworld.com
    Today, 11:37 am
  • Orioles claim Pat McCoy off waivers
    Orioles claimed LHP Pat McCoy off waivers from the Tigers.

    Advice: McCoy had a 3.86 ERA but walked 13 in 14 innings for the Tigers this season. He held a 3.00 ERA and 34/9 K/BB ratio over 45 frames in the minors and could have a shot to fill a lefty relief role for the O's next season. Rotoworld.com
    Today, 11:26 am
  • Erik Davis activated from 60-day DL
    Nationals activated RHP Erik Davis from the 60-day disabled list.

    Advice: Davis missed the season following Tommy John surgery. He'll be behind the other pitchers in spring training, putting him in a difficult spot to make the Opening Day roster. Rotoworld.com
    Today, 11:13 am
  • Craig Breslow's option decline by Red Sox
    Red Sox declined LHP Craig Breslow's $4 million option for 2015.

    Advice: He'll receive a $100,000 buyout instead. Breslow had a disappointing 5.96 ERA this season after working his way back from a shoulder issue. However, he's been very effective in the past and should bounce back in 2015 as long as he's healthy. Rotoworld.com
    Today, 11:11 am
    Not Active
  • Tigers exercise Joakim Soria's option for '15
    Tigers exercised RHP Joakim Soria's $7 million option for 2015.

    Advice: Soria didn't pitch very well after being acquired by the Tigers at the trade deadline, but he had a terrific year overall and the club needs all the bullpen arms it can get. As of now, Joe Nathan is expected to remain the team's closer heading into next season, though it's possible the Tigers will try to upgrade over the winter. Rotoworld.com
    Today, 8:40 am
  • Jesse Crain activated from 60-day DL
    Astros activated RHP Jesse Crain from the 60-day disabled list.

    Advice: Crain wound up missing the entire 2014 season due to his recovery from biceps surgery, as well as a shoulder ailment. He'll likely net an incentive-laden deal over the winter. Rotoworld.com
    Today, 6:48 am
    Not Active
  • Luke Hochevar removed from 60-day DL
    Royals activated RHP Luke Hochevar from the 60-day disabled list.

    Advice: Hochevar, of course, missed the season due to Tommy John surgery. He'll be a free agent this winter but should have a shot at being ready for the start of the 2015 campaign. Rotoworld.com
    Today, 6:46 am
    Not Active
  • Sean Marshall activated from 60-day DL
    Reds activated LHP Sean Marshall from the 60-day disabled list.

    Advice: Marshall has been limited to 31 appearances over the past two seasons due to shoulder issues and underwent surgery in June to repair a torn labrum. He hopes to be ready for spring training. Rotoworld.com
    Today, 6:11 am
  • Paul Maholm removed from 60-day DL
    Dodgers activated LHP Paul Maholm from the 60-day disabled list.

    Advice: Maholm's season ended in early August due to a torn ACL. It's not clear whether the rehab will affect his availability for spring training. Maholm is a free agent this winter. Rotoworld.com
    Today, 6:00 am
    Not Active
  • Kevin Gregg activated from 60-day DL
    Marlins activated RHP Kevin Gregg from the 60-day disabled list.

    Advice: The 36-year-old pitched just nine innings for Miami this season before having surgery in August to remove bone chips from his elbow. He'll be healthy for spring training but will likely have to take a minor league deal. Rotoworld.com
    Today, 5:57 am
    Not Active
Internet Explorer 8 is no longer supported by Yahoo Fantasy. Please download a supported browser.