Houston Astros right-hander Zack Greinke was scratched from his scheduled start Friday night against the Oakland A's and placed on the 10-day injured list with neck soreness. Greinke said his neck pain began Wednesday and he doesn't know when he might return, according to Danielle Lerner of the Houston Chronicle.
Herrera was removed from Friday's game against the Pirates due to left ankle soreness, Matt Gelb of The Athletic reports. Herrera went 1-for-2 with a strikeout to begin Friday's matchup, but he was replaced defensively in the top of the fifth inning. It's not yet clear whether the issue will force the center fielder to miss additional time.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Astros right-hander Zack Greinke was scratched from his scheduled start Friday night and placed on the 10-day injured list with neck soreness. Greinke, who missed 12 games earlier this month while on the COVID-19 list, is 11-6 with a 4.11 ERA in 29 starts for Houston.
Dusty Baker discusses the Astros placing Zack Greinke on the Injured List after the starting pitcher complained of neck soreness, more.
Sore throats suck. Scratchy and uncomfortable, they make it difficult to eat, talk or enjoy your day. Sometimes, they’re more painful than uncomfortable – causing a desert-dry or burning sensation that just won’t quit. And of course, they’re always worse at night, when you’re trying to rest and sleep it...
ANAHEIM, Calif. — A day after departing during the eighth inning of a 9-5 win against the Angels, Astros designated hitter Yordan Alvarez did not play in Thursday’s series finale with what manager Dusty Baker described as “soreness.”. “He was just sore, OK,” Baker said after pulling Alvarez from Wednesday...
ANAHEIM, Calif. — Yordan Alvarez departed during the eighth inning of a tied game due to soreness, manager Dusty Baker revealed following a 9-5 win that Alvarez helped to spearhead. Alvarez will “probably” not play in Thursday’s series finale, Baker said. The manager declined to offer any details about Alvarez’s...
Yastrzemski was removed from Friday's game against the Rockies due to right knee soreness, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports. Yastrzemski went 1-for-3 with a three-run homer, a walk and a strikeout to begin Friday's contest, but he was replaced defensively in the bottom of the ninth inning. He's considered day-to-day, and Steven Duggar and Austin Slater could see increased playing time if the 31-year-old is forced to miss additional time.