Description: The Yankees have signed infielder Scott Sizemore to a minor league contract, according to Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports.
Insight: Sizemore tore his left ACL in each of the last two seasons while with the Athletics. He can play both second and third base and could end up filling one of the voids left by Alex Rodriguez and Robinson Cano. He'll compete with Kelly Johnson and Brian Roberts for plaring time.
4/10/2013 8:25:00 PM
Description: Athletics infielder Scott Sizemore has re-torn his left ACL and will miss the rest of the season, according to Jane Lee of MLB.com.
Insight: Sizemore missed the entire 2012 season with the same injury. Eric Sogard will serve as the everyday second baseman for now, but the biggest news coming from this situation is that Jed Lowrie will have a guaranteed starting job at one of the infield spots even when Hiroyuki Nakajima returns from the DL.
5/28/2011 7:29:00 AM
Description: The Detroit Tigers traded second baseman Scott Sizemore to the Oakland Athletics for left-handed reliever David Purcey on Friday.
SOURCE: Yahoo Sports
Insight: Sizemore will occupy a backup role for the A's so he only has value in deeper AL-only leagues.
3/22/2011 1:36:00 PM
Description: The Tigers have optioned 2B Scott Sizemore to AAA.
SOURCE: Yahoo Sports
Insight: Sizemore was beat out by Will Rhymes and is not worth rostering in any format right now.
2/11/2011 8:04:00 PM
Description: Scott Sizemore's ankle has completely healed and he is looking forward to trying to win a bench spot this spring.
SOURCE: DETROIT NEWS
Insight: If he can win a backup job then he should be owned in AL-Only leagues. He will be backing up Carlos Guillen - one of baseball's most injury prone players.
9/20/2010 4:30:00 AM
Description: Scott Sizemore homered last night, giving him two homers in seven at-bats since being called up.
Insight: That could get him a couple more starts this week. AL-Only owners can give him a look.
9/18/2010 6:44:00 PM
Description: Scott Sizemore hit a pinch hit three-run homer to break a tie and give Detroit a win today.
Insight: It has been a disappointing year for Sizemore. He was supposed to be Detroit's 2B of the future. Instead he spent most of the season in the minors and has been passed by Will Rhymes.
7/29/2010 2:30:00 PM
Description: The Tigers optioned IF Scott Sizemore to the minor leagues.
SOURCE: Yahoo Sports
Insight: With the recent acquisition of Jhonny Peralta, Sizemore is the odd-man out. He has value in keeper leagues, but that is about it right now.
7/29/2010 11:26:00 AM
Description: The Tigers have optioned Sizemore to Triple-A Toledo.
Insight: Detroit needed to clear room for newly acquired Jhonny Peralta on the 25-man roster, but it would not be a surprise if Sizemore returns to the big leagues at some point this season. (SportsBuff.com)
7/21/2010 11:01:00 PM
Description: The Tigers have recalled Sizemore from Triple-A Toledo.
Insight: Sizemore had been playing third base recently at Toledo, so he looks likely to replace Brandon Inge (left hand) at that spot now. He could be worth considering in AL-only leagues. (SportsBuff.com)
7/21/2010 11:15:00 AM
Description: Sizemore went 1-for-4 with a home run while playing third base for Triple-A Toledo on Tuesday night. (Minorleaguebaseball.com)
Insight: Sizemore has now played four games at 3B for Toledo, and the Tigers could use him there as they look for a replacement for Brandon Inge (left hand). (SportsBuff.com)
6/7/2010 3:23:00 PM
Description: Sizemore is hitting .380 since being demoted to Triple-A Toledo on May 15.
Insight: Carlos Guillen is getting a look at second base is Sizemore's absence, so a promotion back to the big leagues may not be coming anytime soon. (SportsBuff.com)
5/4/2010 1:07:00 PM
Description: MLive.com reports Sizemore (ankle) got the night off on Monday against the Twins because his surgically-repaired ankle still stiffens up on cool nights.
Insight: The temperature was in the mid-50's in Minneapolis when the first pitch was thrown on Monday night. If you plan to play Sizemore, check to make sure he is starting before locking him into your fantasy lineup. (SportsBuff.com)
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