Player Notes - Minnesota and Cleveland
Minnesota
 PlayerPos.DescriptionInsightDate
Trevor MaySPTwins pitcher Trevor May pitched well, allowing just one earned run on six hits in 6 1/3 innings, but he took the loss against the Reds on Wednesday.May also struck out six and walked three. The winning run scored on a throwing error in the fifth. May is 4-7 with a 4.37 ERA, 1.37 WHIP and 71 strikeouts in 80 1/3 innings this season.7/1/2015 5:51:00 PM
Joe Mauer1BTwins first baseman Joe Mauer is getting Wednesday off.Kenny Vargas will start at first base, giving Mauer a routine day of rest.7/1/2015 11:12:00 AM
Torii HunterRFTwins outfielder Torii Hunter is not in Wednesday's lineup.Just a normal day of for Hunter, who will be back in there next time out.7/1/2015 11:10:00 AM
Aaron HicksCFMinnesota outfielder Aaron Hicks has been rehabbing at Triple-A Rochester and could be ready to return to Minnesota and center field.Hicks (.247, 1 HR, 2 RBI) in 28 games could be used while rookie Byron Buxton is sidelined. He's yet to show much fantasy value.6/30/2015 10:06:00 AM
Brian Dozier2BTwins second baseman Brian Dozier continues to produce power numbers, despite hitting from the leadoff spot.Dozier has not passed the 15-home run mark, and is at the 40-RBI mark as well. He is batting over .260, so fantasy owners need to be happy with his production this season.6/29/2015 10:31:00 PM
Mike PelfreySPTwins right-hander Mike Pelfrey could not get past the second inning Monday against the Reds.Pelfrey allowed eight runs on nine hits and three alks over two innings. He struck out one and raised his ERA to 3.81.6/29/2015 10:23:00 PM
Tommy MiloneSPTwins starter Tommy Milone did not allow a run Sunday versus Milwaukee.Milone struck out seven and gave up just two hits and three walks. He has been a nice surprise this season, and nows a 3.19 ERA overall.6/28/2015 6:46:00 PM
Kyle GibsonSPTwins starter Kyle Gibson allowed two runs on six hits in 6 2/3 innings as Minnesota beat Milwaukee, 5-2, on Saturday.Gibson also had three strikeouts and one walk. He is 5-6 with a 3.30 ERA, 1.26 WHIP and 58 strikeouts 92 2/3 innings this season.6/27/2015 8:35:00 PM
Torii HunterRFTwins outfielder Torii Hunter was 3-for-4 with a pair of home runs in the, 5-2, victory over the Brewers on Saturday.Hunter hit a solo homer in the sixth and then another solo bomb in the ninth. He is hitting .266 with 10 homers and 41 RBI in 252 at-bats this year.6/27/2015 8:30:00 PM
Byron BuxtonCFTwins young outfielder Byron Buxton has been placed on the 15-day disabled list due to a left thumb sprain.Buxton apparently hurt it in a head-first slide while trying to steal. He had yet to really start to hit, batting just .189 in his first 11 games, but he's a elite prospect.6/26/2015 10:35:00 AM


Cleveland
 PlayerPos.DescriptionInsightDate
Jason Kipnis2BIndians second baseman Jason Kipnis smacked a homer Tuesday against the Rays.It was his lone hit in five at-bats and it was a solo shot. Kipnis is batting .346 with six homers and 33 RBI.6/30/2015 10:42:00 PM
Cody AndersonRPIndians rookie Cody Anderson pitched a gem Monday versus Tampa Bay.Anderson was perfect threw 6 2/3 innings, before giving up a homer to Grady Sizemore. He ended up allowing just two total hits, while striking out two over eight innings. Monitor his progress, as Anderson now owns a 0.57 ERA.6/29/2015 10:36:00 PM
Jason Kipnis2BIndians second baseman Jason Kipnis had three hits and two runs Monday against the Rays.Kipnis also posted an RBI, and continued to make his case to make the AL All-Star Team. He is now batting .348 with five homers and 32 RBI this season.6/29/2015 10:35:00 PM
Trevor BauerSPIndians starter Trevor Bauer allowed four runs on five hits in seven innings in the, 4-0, loss to the Orioles on Sunday.Bauer also had five strikeouts and a walk. He is 6-5 with a 3.95 ERA, 1.30 WHIP and 90 strikeouts in 91 innings this season.6/28/2015 4:15:00 PM
Brandon MossLFIndians 1B/OF Brandon Moss is hitting .385 with a home run in his career against Orioles starter Ubaldo Jimenez.Moss is 5-for-13 with a homer and four RBI versus Jimenez. Start Moss on Sunday.6/28/2015 12:43:00 PM
HotJason Kipnis2BIndians second baseman Jason Kipnis extended his hitting streak to 20 games with a single versus Baltimore on Friday night.Kipnis was 1-for-5 in a 4-3 loss. Kipnis is hitting .380 with a .949 OPS, though without a home run, in June.6/27/2015 12:26:00 PM
Corey KluberSPIndians pitcher Corey Kluber struck out 10, but still could not pick a win Friday versus Baltimore.Kluber has a decent ERA at 3.66, and has been throwing well over the past month and a half or so. He would be a good guy to buy low on, but the fact he is not getting victories definitely is alarming.6/26/2015 10:44:00 PM
Carlos CarrascoSPIndians starter Carlos Carrasco pitched very well in the, 8-2, victory over the Tigers on Wednesday.Cleveland avoided the sweep with Carrasco throwing eight innings and allowing just two runs on five hits. He also struck out seven and walked one. The only runs he allowed came on a two-run bomb from J.D. Martinez. Carrasco is 9-6 with a 4.16 ERA this season.6/24/2015 3:30:00 PM
Jason Kipnis2BIndians second baseman Jason Kipnis extended his hitting streak to 19 games with a single versus the Tigers on Wednesday.Kipnis was 1-for-3 with two walks and two runs in the, 8-2, victory. Kipnis is hitting .414 with a 1.029 OPS during the hitting streak.6/24/2015 3:27:00 PM
Yan GomesCIndians catcher Yan Gomes is back in the lineup versus the Tigers on Wednesday.Gomes has missed four of the last five games due to a neck issue. He has been rather disappointing this season, hitting .204 with two home runs and six RBI in 93 at-bats. To be fair to Gomes, the guy just can't stay healthy in 2015.6/24/2015 11:08:00 AM