Baseball Press

Player Injuries

League:
Team:
Angels
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
Possibly 2019
Recovering from May 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery May 22, 2018.
P
2019
Recovering from October 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery Oct. 1, 2018; 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, 2018; cleared to resume throwing week of Sept. 3, 2018.
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 2019
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
P
Possibly 2019
Recovering from March 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery March 21, 2018; began throwing program Aug. 13, 2018.
P
Possibly 2019
Recovering from August 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery Aug. 1, 2018.
P
Possibly late 2019
Recovering from September 2018 left shoulder surgery
Underwent arthroscopic left shoulder surgery Sept. 19, 2018.
P
2019
Thoracic outlet syndrome
Was slated to undergo surgery Sept. 26, 2018.
Blue Jays
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
Possibly 2019
Recovering from March 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery March 26; transferred to 60-day DL on May 25.
Braves
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
Possibly 2019
Recovering from August 2017 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery Aug. 29, 2017.
Brewers
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
2019
Recovering from September 2017 right shoulder surgery
Threw bullpen session Sept. 12, 2018.
P
Possibly 2019
Recovering from July 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery July 31, 2018.
Cardinals
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
2019
Recovering from June 2018 right lat surgery
Underwent surgery June 6, 2018, to reattach torn tendon in right lat.
Cubs
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
Possibly 2019
Recovering from July 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery July 30, 2018.
P
2019
Recovering from November 2018 right elbow surgery
Underwent arthroscopic debridement on right elbow Nov. 6, 2018; not expected to resume throwing until February as of Dec. 6, 2018 update; Opening Day availability in question.
Diamondbacks
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
2019
Recovering from April 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery April 25, 2018.
Dodgers
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
SS
2019
Recovering from May 2018 Tommy John surgery, August 2018 left hip surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery May 4, 2018; underwent arthroscopic surgery on left hip Aug. 7, 2018; expected to resume baseball activities in January as of Aug. 6, 2018 update.
Giants
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
Possibly late 2019
Recovering from August 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery Aug. 2, 2018.
C
2019
Recovering from August 2018 right hip surgery
Underwent season-ending right hip surgery Aug. 27, 2018; expected to miss 6-8 months per Aug. 24, 2018 update.
P
Possibly 2019
Right shoulder inflammation
Surgery ruled out but seeking information from specialists to prepare for offseason rehab program as of Sept. 4, 2018 update.
3B
2019
Recovering from August 2018 right hamstring surgery
Underwent season-ending right hamstring surgery Aug. 7, 2018.
Indians
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
2019
Recovering from September 2018 right elbow and knee surgery
Throwing without restrictions, running in pool as of Jan. 11 update; expected to throw off mound in mid-February.
P
2019
Recovering from July 2018 right shoulder surgery
Throwing up to 90 feet as of Jan. 11 update; could begin throwing bullpen sessions in mid-February.
CF
Possibly early 2019
Recovering from July 2018 right shoulder surgery
Hitting off tee, throwing up to 75 feet as of Jan. 11 update.
Mariners
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
2019
Right Achilles tendon strain
Will require season-ending surgery per Aug. 12, 2018 update.
Marlins
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
TBD
UCL sprain in right elbow
Missed all of 2018 season.
Mets
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
LF
2019
Recovering from August 2018 right heel surgery, October 2018 left heel surgery
Underwent right heel surgery to remove calcification, bone matter Aug. 2, 2018; has undergone identical procedure on left heel as of Oct. 26, 2018 update.
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.
3B
2019
Recovering from September 2017 Tommy John surgery
Did not play in MLB in 2018.
Nationals
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
2019
Recovering from August 2017 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery Aug. 28, 2017.
Orioles
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
DH
2019
Recovering from September 2018 right knee surgery
Expected to miss six months after undergoing season-ending surgery Sept. 7, 2018.
Padres
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
Possibly 2019
Damage to UCL in right elbow
Was scheduled to undergo Tommy John surgery week of April 16, 2018.
P
Likely 2020
Right elbow UCL damage
Was set to undergo Tommy John surgery per July 12, 2018 update.
Phillies
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
2019
Recovering from Sept. 2018 right knee surgery
Rehabbing from right knee surgery per Sept. 9, 2018 update.
Pirates
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
2020
Recovering from September 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery Sept. 19, 2018.
RF
2019
Recovering from September 2018 left shoulder surgery; bone bruise in left knee
Underwent left shoulder surgery to address acute dislocation Sept. 12, 2018; given timetable of 7-9 months as of Sept. 14, 2018 update.
P
2020
Right elbow/forearm discomfort
Was set to undergo Tommy John surgery as of Sept. 26, 2018 update.
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
P
Possibly August
Right mid-thoracic strain
Placed on 10-day DL on July 21; sent on Triple-A rehab assignment Aug. 5.
2B
2019
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
P
2019
Recovering from September 2018 left shoulder surgery
Has undergone season-ending left shoulder surgery as of Oct. 4, 2018 update.
Twins
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
2019
Recovering from July 2017 Tommy John surgery; torn meniscus in right knee
Did not pitch in MLB in 2018.
White Sox
POS
Due Back
Injury
Notes
P
2020
Recovering from September 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery Sept. 18, 2018.
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, 2018 update.
SS
2019
Recovering from October 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery on throwing arm Oct. 17, 2018.
P
2019
Recovering from April 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery April 6, 2018.
P
Possibly 2019
Recovering from June 2018 Tommy John surgery
Underwent Tommy John surgery June 7, 2018.