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    The Commish - Mon, Apr 14, 2014 3:06:16 pm ET

    His ship has Avisail-ed

    Mastersball (Van Hook) gets $15 FAAB back for Avisail Garcia's season-ending injury.

      
    The Commish - Mon, Apr 7, 2014 8:37:06 am ET

    One minor FAAB adjustment for Week 2

    Adler adds Sean Rodriguez for $1.

      
    The Commish - Mon, Mar 31, 2014 12:30:06 am ET

    First week jitters

    There were a couple of manual overrides needed from the first week of bidding. But the good news is that the system performed its duties perfectly.

    Liss's (Rotowire) illegal pickup of Connor Gillaspie (he didn't have room for another 3B) sent the player to the second highest bidder, which was Dave Adler (BaseballHQ.com).

    However, all was not good news for Adler, who tried to sneak Billy Burns past the rest of us while Burns was on his way to Double-A Midland. 

    Liss gets his $16 back for Gillaspie and Pedro Ciriaco, whom he didn't have room for either. (Those weekends in Vegas are rough ...)

    Adler doesn't have to live with Sean Rodriguez and he only ends up paying an extra $2 when Burns is tossed back.

    We'll hope for smooth sailing next week.

     

      
    The Commish - Fri, Mar 21, 2014 1:10:12 am ET

    He went to Jarrod!

    First deal of the year ... Rotowire (Liss) trades OF Jarrod Dyson and SP Jarrod Parker to Schechter for RP Bryan Shaw and 3B Trevor Plouffe.

    Schechter immediately reclaims $8 FAAB for Parker being out for the season. (And manages to get around the no-trading FAAB rule.)

    While on the subject, Wolf/Colton reclaim $2 FAAB for Luke Hochevar.

      
  • Player Notes

    Brandon PhillipsApr 21 04:13a

    Cincinnati Reds 1B Joey Votto went into the Sunday, April 20 game hitting .393 (11-for-24) with three home runs, seven RBIs and eight walks since being moved into the No. 2 spot in the order. 2B Brandon Phillips was moved to the third spot more...
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Joey VottoApr 21 04:13a

    Cincinnati Reds 1B Joey Votto went into the Sunday, April 20 game hitting .393 (11-for-24) with three home runs, seven RBIs and eight walks since being moved into the No. 2 spot in the order. 2B Brandon Phillips was moved to the third spot more...
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Ryan LudwickApr 21 04:13a

    Updating a previous item, Cincinnati Reds OF Ryan Ludwick (toe) returned to the lineup Sunday, April 20, after missing Saturday's game after fouling a ball off his big toe Friday. Ludwick went 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI. It was thought Ludwick would more...
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Zack CozartApr 21 04:13a

    Cincinnati Reds SS Zack Cozart went 3-for-5 with a home run, a double and three RBIs in the Reds' 8-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs Sunday, April 20. The home run was his first of the year. 'I felt pretty good the last week,' more...
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Ryan HaniganApr 21 04:03a

    Tampa Bay Rays C Ryan Hanigan hit two home runs and drove in six runs Saturday, April 19 against the New York Yankees. Hanigan is the 12th player in the past 100 years to hit two homers and drive in six runs while batting more...
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Ivan NovaApr 21 03:43a

    New York Yankees SP Vidal Nuno held the Tampa Bay Rays to five scoreless innings Sunday, April 20, but he did not get the decision as the game went 12 innings before the Yankees won 5-1. No indication was given whether Nuno would get more...
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Vidal NunoApr 21 03:43a

    New York Yankees SP Vidal Nuno held the Tampa Bay Rays to five scoreless innings Sunday, April 20, but he did not get the decision as the game went 12 innings before the Yankees won 5-1. No indication was given whether Nuno would get more...
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Yovani GallardoApr 21 03:13a

    Milwaukee Brewers SP Mike Fiers is continuing a career resurgence at Triple-A Nashville. Fiers struck out 12 over eight innings, retired 14 consecutive batters at one point and improved to 3-0 on the season for Nashville on Saturday, April 19. He became the first more...
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Mike FiersApr 21 03:13a

    Milwaukee Brewers SP Mike Fiers is continuing a career resurgence at Triple-A Nashville. Fiers struck out 12 over eight innings, retired 14 consecutive batters at one point and improved to 3-0 on the season for Nashville on Saturday, April 19. He became the first more...
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Lyle OverbayApr 21 03:13a

    Milwaukee Brewers IF Elian Herrera, who was originally called up when 1B Lyle Overbay went on the paternity list, is still on the roster even though Overbay was activated. Herrera took the place of OF Logan Schafer (hamstring), who was placed on the 15-day more...
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Logan SchaferApr 21 03:13a

    Milwaukee Brewers IF Elian Herrera, who was originally called up when 1B Lyle Overbay went on the paternity list, is still on the roster even though Overbay was activated. Herrera took the place of OF Logan Schafer (hamstring), who was placed on the 15-day more...
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Elian HerreraApr 21 03:13a

    Milwaukee Brewers IF Elian Herrera, who was originally called up when 1B Lyle Overbay went on the paternity list, is still on the roster even though Overbay was activated. Herrera took the place of OF Logan Schafer (hamstring), who was placed on the 15-day more...
    Courtesy of KFFL

    F. RodriguezApr 21 03:03a

    Milwaukee Brewers CL Francisco Rodriguez earned the 311th save of his career Sunday, April 20, moving him into a tie with former Toronto Blue Jays CL Tom Henke for 19th on the all-time list. Robb Nen is next with 314.
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Curtis GrandersonApr 21 02:53a

    Updating a previous item, New York Mets OF Curtis Granderson was bumped up to the second spot in the lineup to jump-start his bat. Granderson went 0-for-6 on the day before a 14th-inning sacrifice fly gave his team a 4-3 win over the Atlanta more...
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Carlos GonzalezApr 20 11:23p

    Colorado Rockies OF Carlos Gonzalez (knee) left the game early Sunday, April 20, because of left knee tendinitis. He is considered day-to-day at this point.
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Joe KellyApr 20 11:23p

    St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny said SP Joe Kelly (hamstring) is responding better than expected from the treatment he is receiving for his hamstring strain. Kelly has resumed playing long toss.
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Joe MauerApr 20 11:13p

    Minnesota Twins manager Ron Gardenhire said he would have no problem with 1B Joe Mauer bunting when the opponents are using a shift against him. 'I don't mind it a bit,' Gardenhire said. 'Joe's an on-base guy and a line-drive hitter. That's another weapon more...
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Sam FuldApr 20 11:13p

    Minnesota Twins assistant general manager Rob Antony said he has talked with manager Ron Gardenhire about the possibility of using a platoon of OFs Aaron Hicks and Sam Fuld in center field.
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Aaron HicksApr 20 11:13p

    Minnesota Twins assistant general manager Rob Antony said he has talked with manager Ron Gardenhire about the possibility of using a platoon of OFs Aaron Hicks and Sam Fuld in center field.
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Billy ButlerApr 20 11:03p

    Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost said the team could consider moving DH Billy Butler back to the cleanup spot after he went 6-for-14 in four games while hitting sixth in the lineup.
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Ezequiel CarreraApr 20 10:53p

    The Detroit Tigers could consider recalling OF Ezequiel Carrera or OF J.D. Martinez from Triple-A Toledo in order to add another bench player.
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Andrew RomineApr 20 10:53p

    The Detroit Tigers are expected to use INF Danny Worth and SS Andrew Romine as a platoon at shortstop moving forward. Manager Brad Ausmus said the team will not use a strict lefty-righty platoon at the position.
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Danny WorthApr 20 10:53p

    The Detroit Tigers are expected to use INF Danny Worth and SS Andrew Romine as a platoon at shortstop moving forward. Manager Brad Ausmus said the team will not use a strict lefty-righty platoon at the position.
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Joel HanrahanApr 20 10:43p

    Free-agent RP Joel Hanrahan (Red Sox) may hold out for a major league deal since several teams have shown interest in him after his workout.
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Alex GonzalezApr 20 10:43p

    The Cincinnati Reds are not expected to show any interest in free-agent SS Alex Gonzalez (Tigers).
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Marco ScutaroApr 20 10:33p

    San Francisco Giants 2B Marco Scutaro (back) has been able to do some baseball activities but has not played in any extended spring training games at this point.
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Sean DoolittleApr 20 10:33p

    Updating a previous report, Oakland Athletics RP Sean Doolittle likely will receive around $14 million in guaranteed money over five years in his contract extension. The extension could be worth more than $20 million if the 2019 and 2020 options are picked up.
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Jeff KeppingerApr 20 10:23p

    Chicago White Sox 2B Jeff Keppinger (shoulder) left a recent extended spring training game because his shoulder did not feel right when he threw a ball from third base.
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Gordon BeckhamApr 20 10:23p

    Chicago White Sox manager Robin Ventura said 2B Gordon Beckham (oblique) could return to the team for their series against the Tampa Bay Rays next weekend.
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Carlos GomezApr 20 10:13p

    Milwaukee Brewers OF Carlos Gomez said he will appeal any suspension he receives for his actions in an altercation during the team's game Sunday, April 20.
    Courtesy of KFFL

    David RobertsonApr 20 10:03p

    New York Yankees RP David Robertson (groin) will regain his closer role when he comes off the 15-day disabled list Tuesday, April 22.
    Courtesy of KFFL

    Kelly JohnsonApr 20 10:03p

    New York Yankees 2B Yangervis Solarte and 3B Kelly Johnson could be part of a platoon at third base. Solarte could also see time at second base.
    Courtesy of KFFL