• by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Matt Palmer sidelined with elbow issue

    Mariners pitcher Matt Palmer will miss a few days due to an elbow injury, according to MLB.com. Palmer has a strained elbow, and will be held out of action for 3-4 days. He's a candidate to compete for a starting spot, though he's viewed as a long shot. Palmer did not pitch in the majors last season. He's posted a 4.56 ERA over 185 1/3 career innings.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Mariners sign three to minor-league deals

    The Mariners announced Thursday they signed outfielder Cole Gillespie, pitcher Matt Palmer and pitcher Ramon Ramirez to minor-league contracts. All three players received invites to spring training.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Matt Palmer signs minor-league deal with M's

    Free agent pitcher Matt Palmer has signed a minor-league deal with the Mariners on Thursday, according to SB Nation. Palmer went 6-8 with a 3.84 ERA over 133.2 innings of work at Triple-A Albuquerque last season.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Matt Palmer under consideration to start Sunday

    Dodgers pitcher Matt Palmer is under consideration to take the mound for Sunday's start against the Padres, MLB.com reports. Palmer is not on the 40-man roster, so a spot would have to be cleared in order for him to be promoted. Palmer is 3-3 with a 4.26 ERA, 1.37 WHIP and 54 strikeouts in 57 innings with Triple-A Albuquerque.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Palmer out 6-8 weeks

    MLB.com reports Dodgers pitcher Matt Palmer, who was reassigned to minor-league camp Monday, had arthroscopic left knee surgery Tuesday and will be sidelined 6-8 weeks.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Dodgers assign three to minors

    The Dodgers announced Monday they reassigned Matt Magill, Steven Ames and Matt Palmer to minor league camp.

  • by Bill Passonno | CBSSports.com

    Knee surgery sidelines Palmer

    Dodgers relief pitcher Matt Palmer is scheduled to have arthroscopic surgery on his left knee next week and will be sidelined six to eight weeks, the Orange County Register reports. Palmer was in camp as a non-roster invitee after signing a minor-league deal last January.

  • Dodgers give Palmer minors deal

    The Dodgers signed pitcher Matt Palmer to a minor-league contract on Wednesday. The deal also includes an invitation to spring training.