MLB rumors, injuries and news roundup for May 29
Updates on the injured Josh Hamilton, Gio Gonzalez, Carlos Beltran, Cliff Lee, Joey Votto and several Red Sox players headline Thursday's daily recap.
With another day of baseball in the books, it's time to recap the news from around the league. Here's everything you need to know from Thursday.
RUMORS & TRANSACTIONS
RHP Raciel Iglesias: The Cuban-born reliever will throw for scouts in Haiti on Friday.
Dodgers: RHP Chris Withrow has a torn ulnar collateral ligament and Tommy John surgery has been recommended, the team announced.
Orioles: C Matt Wieters (elbow) will play light catch on Friday for the first time since being shut down ... RHP Dylan Bundy (Tommy John surgery) threw three innings in an extended spring training game. (MASN Sports)
Red Sox: 1B Mike Napoli (finger) could begin swinging a bat within the next few days ... RHP Clay Buchholz (knee) will not start throwing until Saturday at the earliest ... LHP Felix Doubront (shoulder) threw long-toss on Thursday (Boston Herald) ... 1B Ryan Lavarnway will have an MRI on Friday after leaving Thursday's game with a left wrist injury. (Providence Journal)
Yankees: Teixeira (wrist) has inflammation and is day-to-day, the team announced ... OF Carlos Beltran (elbow) took 25 swings from each side of the plate off a tee and soft toss and felt fine, the team announced. He'll do the same thing again on Friday.
Red Sox: Will recalled RHP Rubby De La Rosa to start on Saturday in place of Buchholz. (Providence Journal)
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