Advertisement

Rockies shortstop Trevor Story out eight weeks

Rockies shortstop Trevor Story out eight weeks
Rockies shortstop Trevor Story looks on from the dugout during the first inning against the Dodgers after going on the disabled list with a torn thumb ligament. (Jack Dempsey / Associated Press)

Colorado rookie shortstop Trevor Story has a torn ligament in his left thumb and could miss the rest of the season. The injury, suffered on a slide against the Mets Saturday, has an estimated rehab time of eight weeks after surgery.

Etc.

Advertisement

Cleveland placed All-Star pitcher Danny Salazar on the 15-day disabled list with right elbow inflammation. . . .

A strained lat muscle landed Atlanta ace Julio Teheran on the DL. . . .

Kansas City reliever Luke Hochevar had season-ending neck surgery to relieve thoracic outlet syndrome. . . .

Outfielder Hector Olivera, acquired by San Diego in a swap of former Dodgers that sent Matt Kemp to Atlanta, was designated for assignment after he came off the restricted list following an 82-game domestic violence suspension. . . .

St. Louis activated first baseman Brandon Moss and third baseman Jhonny Peralta and put shortstop Aledmys Diaz (broken thumb) on the DL. . . .

Edwin Diaz will replace struggling Steve Cishek as Seattle's closer.

Advertisement
Advertisement