MLB rumors, injuries and news roundup for Sept. 1
Saturday's MLB recap -- news, transactions, rumors and injury updates -- can be found within.
Here's all that's worth knowing for Monday, Sept. 1 (click here for today's scores).
- Reds: As expected, the Reds will shut down RHP Homer Bailey (flexor mass strain) for the remainder of the season. It's not yet certain whether he'll require surgery. His 2014 ends with a 3.71 ERA (96 ERA+) in 145 2/3 innings. (C. Trent Rosecrans, Cincinnati Enquirer)
- Blue Jays: Outrighted RHP Sergio Santos to Double-A.
- Phillies: Called up top prospect 3B Maikel Franco.
RUMORS & SPECULATION
Dioner Navarro still hopes to return someday
Christian Yelich's agent says his client's relationship with Marlins is 'irretrievably bro...
The free-agent market has been slow and one player is bracing for an even longer wait
The Mets didn't want to trade a young outfielder for an older one
Josh Harrison doesn't sound pleased Gerrit Cole and Andrew McCutchen have been traded away
The team's media contracts expire following the 2019 season