Gregorius (elbow) is starting his rehab assignment Wednesday with Triple-A Lehigh Valley, Matt Breen of The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
This marks a significant step in his return from right elbow soreness, as he could be activated within a few days if all goes well with the rehab assignment. Gregorius hit a meager .229 before landing on the injured list May 18, but he was a valuable contributor nonetheless with four homers and 22 RBI.
Gregorius (elbow) could begin a rehab assignment by the end of this week, Matt Gelb of The Athletic reports.
The 31-year-old was taking batting practice over the weekend, and his injured right elbow has apparently made significant progress over the past week. Gregorius has been sidelined nearly a month by the injury, and he could rejoin the Phillies early next week if he's able to begin the rehab stint this weekend.
Gregorius (elbow) took batting practice Saturday, Matt Breen of The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
Gregorius' elbow is no longer swollen, but it remains unclear when he'll be ready to return to the roster. He hasn't played in a game since May 12, so he'll need a few rehab games before he's ready to go. The Phillies have yet to announce when they intend to send him on a rehab assignment. Ronald Torreyes has emerged as the primary shortstop in his absence.
Gregorius (elbow) is eligible to return from the injured list Monday but isn't close to doing so, Scott Lauber of The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
The swelling in Gregorius' elbow is diminished but is still present despite the fact that it's now been 12 days since he last got into a game. He's yet to swing a bat with both arms. Gregorius underwent Tommy John surgery on the same elbow following the 2018 season, so there's perhaps more concern here than there would be for most players. Nick Maton and Ronald Torreyes have settled into a platoon at shortstop in his absence.
Gregorius was placed on the 10-day injured list with a right elbow impingement Tuesday.
Gregorius last played Wednesday, but the transaction can only be backdated to Friday. He'll be eligible to return from the injured list next Monday, though it's not yet clear if he's expected to do so. Nick Maton has been filling in for him at shortstop and should continue to do so going forward, with Ronald Torreyes returning from the COVID-19 injured list to fill a bench role.
Gregorius (elbow) is out of the lineup Sunday against Toronto.
Gregorius' absence will continue Sunday after he exited Wednesday's contest with right elbow stiffness. Nick Maton will receive another start at shortstop for the Phillies in his place.
Gregorius (elbow) remains on the bench Saturday against the Blue Jays.
Gregorius left Wednesday's game against Washington with right elbow stiffness and has remained on the bench ever since. The Phillies have yet to announce that he'll be heading to the injured list, though manager Joe Girardi did note that the shortstop was likely to miss multiple games. Nick Maton remains the shortstop in his absence.
Gregorius (elbow) remains on the bench for Friday's game against the Blue Jays.
Gregorius will sit for the second straight day after exiting Wednesday's game against the Nationals with a stiff right elbow. Nick Maton remains the starter at shortstop in his absence.
Gregorius (elbow) is out of the lineup for Thursday's game against the Nationals.
Manager Joe Girardi suggested a day earlier that Gregorius could be at risk of missing multiple games due to a sore right elbow, so his absence from the lineup for Thursday's series finale comes as little surprise. Nick Maton will check in at shortstop for Gregorius, who can be viewed as day-to-day heading into the Phillies' weekend series versus the Blue Jays.
Manager Joe Girardi said Gregorius (elbow) may need a couple days off to manage the injury, Jim Salisbury of NBC Sports Philadelphia reports.
The 31-year-old exited Wednesday's contest with stiffness in his right elbow, and it appears he'll miss at least a little time due to the injury. A trip to the injured list doesn't appear to be in the cards at this point, but that could change if he doesn't progress as expected over the next couple days. Nick Maton took over at shortstop Wednesday for the Phillies and figures to be in the mix for starts in Gregorius' expected absence.
Gregorius was removed from Wednesday's game at Washington with right elbow stiffness, Matt Breen of The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
The 31-year-old went 0-for-2 with a strikeout before being lifted from Wednesday's contest. Gregorius missed a few games in April with a right elbow issue, though it's unclear if that injury is related to the current problem. Nick Maton has taken over at shortstop for the Phillies.
Gregorius went 1-for-3 with a grand slam in Wednesday's 5-4 win over the Brewers.
His first-inning blast off Freddy Peralta ended up capping the scoring for the Phillies on the night, but the lead held up. Gregorius is hitting .258 on the season with four homers, one steal, eight runs and a whopping 22 RBI through 26 games.
Gregorius went 1-for-3 with a three-run home run, an additional run scored and a walk in the 8-7 loss to the Mets on Sunday.
Gregorius crushed a home run off Miguel Castro with two men on to give the Phillies the lead in the sixth inning. It is the third home run of the season for Gregorius. The shortstop's hitting has slowed down over the last 10 games since he started the season with an 11-game hitting streak. Overall, he is slashing .241/.275/.373 in 86 plate appearances.
Gregorius (ribs) was reinstated from the COVID-19 injured list Saturday and will bat cleanup and play shortstop against the Mets.
Gregorius sat Thursday after getting hit by a pitch in the ribs Wednesday against the Cardinals. He was then placed on the COVID-19 injured list prior to Friday's game, though he clearly didn't test positive for the virus himself, as he's back in action just one day later.
Gregorius (ribs) was placed on the COVID-19 injured list Friday.
Gregorius was hit in the ribs by a pitch Wednesday against the Cardinals and didn't play in Thursday's contest, but he'll head to the injured list for an entirely separate reason. It's unclear if he tested positive for the virus himself or is out due to contact tracing. Nick Maton will continue as the starting shortstop in his absence, with catcher Rafael Marchan called up to take his place on the roster.
Gregorius (ribs) will sit Thursday against the Cardinals.
Gregorius was hit by a pitch in the ribs Wednesday, though he remained in the game. He felt sore afterward, however, so he'll get at least one day to rest. It's unclear whether the issue is more serious than some residual pain. Nick Maton will start at shortstop in his absence.
Manager Joe Girardi said Gregorius might undergo medical imaging on his ribs after being hit by a pitch Wednesday against the Cardinals, Jim Salisbury of NBC Sports Philadelphia reports.
The 31-year-old remained in the contest after being plunked during the sixth inning, but he's apparently battling some soreness after the game. It's a quick turnaround Thursday afternoon for the series finale with the Cardinals, so Gregorius could receive the day off even if he checks out fine.
Gregorius (elbow) will bat fifth and play shortstop Friday against the Rockies.
Gregorius missed three games this week due to an elbow issue, but he was able to avoid a trip to the injured list. He'll return to action at the league's most hitter-friendly park, pushing Nick Maton back to the bench.
Manager Joe Girardi said he believes Gregorius (elbow) will be ready to return to the lineup Friday against the Rockies, Todd Zolecki of MLB.com reports.
The Phillies placed second baseman Jean Segura (quadriceps) on the 10-day injured list earlier this week, but Gregorius is expected to avoid a similar fate. Gregorius will be re-evaluated following Thursday's off day, and if he checks out fine, he should return from a three-game absence for Friday's game in Colorado. Philadelphia is expected to rely on Nick Maton and Brad Miller to pick up most of the work at second base while Segura is on the mend.
Gregorius (elbow) isn't starting Wednesday's game against the Giants, Scott Lauber of The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
Gregorius is out of the lineup for a third straight game as he continues to deal with elbow tightness. Nick Maton will start at shortstop once again Wednesday.
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|05/09||@ ATL||L 1-6||4||0||1||0||0||0||0|
|05/08||@ ATL||L 7-8||6||0||0||0||0||0||0|
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|05/05||vs MIL||W 5-4||3||1||1||1||4||0||0|
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