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Yasmany Tomas
Has path to ABs
DHArizona Diamondbacks  AAA
May 27, 2020
Arizona manager Torey Lovullo mentioned Tomas as a candidate to receive at-bats as a designated hitter in 2020 if MLB adopts a universal DH for both leagues, Nick Piecoro of the Arizona Republic reports.
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Miguel Andujar
Feeling '100 percent'
DHNew York Yankees
May 9, 2020
Andujar has been working out at the Yankees' complex in Florida five days a week and has had no trouble with his surgically repaired right shoulder, George A. King III of the New York Post reports.
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Manny Ramirez
Pursuing comeback in Taiwan
DHFree Agent  
April 29, 2020
Ramirez said Wednesday in an interview with Mark Buckton of The Taiwan Times that he hopes to resume his playing career in the Chinese Professional Baseball League in Taiwan. "My goal for 2020, is to find a roster spot in the CPBL," Ramirez says. "I have been itching to get back in the batter's box and be able to compete again."
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Miguel Andujar
Confined to LF, 3B
DHNew York Yankees
April 16, 2020
Andujar will be an option at third base, left field and designated hitter when the season gets underway, although it is unclear how regularly he will play, Pete Caldera of NorthJersey.com reports.
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Evan Gattis
Confirms retirement
DHFree Agent  
March 31, 2020
Gattis said Tuesday he's "done playing" professionally on the '755 is Real' podcast with David O'Brien of The Athletic and Eric O'Flaherty.
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AJ Reed
Retires from baseball
DHFree Agent  
March 31, 2020
Reed announced his retirement from professional baseball March 4, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.
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Yordan Alvarez
Could see more field work in '20
DHHouston Astros
Knee
March 22, 2020
The Astros hope to have Alvarez (knee) play left field more frequently this season than he did as a rookie, Jake Kaplan of The Athletic reports.
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Khris Davis
Showing signs of life before pause
DHOakland Athletics
March 20, 2020
Davis, who was hitting just .176 (3-for-17) before spring training was suspended, was nevertheless beginning to make solid contact consistently after a delayed start to Cactus League play, Shayna Rubin of The Mercury News reports.
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Nelson Cruz
Mashed in Grapefruit League
DHMinnesota Twins
March 20, 2020
Cruz went 10-for-23 with three home runs, two doubles and a walk during Grapefruit League play, good for a .435/.458/.913 slash line.
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Bobby Bradley
Optioned to minors
DHCleveland Indians  AAA
March 19, 2020
Bradley was optioned to Triple-A Columbus on Thursday.
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Zack Collins
Optioned to Triple-A
DHChicago White Sox  AAA
March 16, 2020
Collins was optioned to Triple-A Charlotte on Monday, James Fegan of The Athletic reports.
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Miguel Andujar
To get work in both corner OF spots
DHNew York Yankees
March 10, 2020
Andujar will play in both right field and left field over the next few days, Brendan Kuty of The Newark Star-Ledger reports.
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Yordan Alvarez
Return date unclear
DHHouston Astros
Knee
March 10, 2020
Alvarez (knee) won't play Wednesday as previously scheduled, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.
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Nick Solak
Likely fill-in for Calhoun
DHTexas Rangers
March 10, 2020
Texas manager Chris Woodward said Solak would be the team's starting left fielder "if the season started today," Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News reports.
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Yordan Alvarez
Team hoping for Wednesday return
DHHouston Astros
Knee
March 9, 2020
Manager Dusty Baker said Monday that he hopes Alvarez (knee) will be able to return to game action Wednesday, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.
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Nick Solak
Fills in for Calhoun
DHTexas Rangers
March 8, 2020
Solak entered Sunday's game in left field after Willie Calhoun (jaw) was hit by a pitch and forced to leave.
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Zack Collins
Drops second homer
DHChicago White Sox  AAA
March 8, 2020
Collins went 1-for-2 with a walk and a two-run home run in Sunday's spring game against the Royals.
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Miguel Andujar
Shaky debut at first base
DHNew York Yankees
March 6, 2020
Andujar played first base and committed a third-inning error in Thursday's Grapefruit League contest against Detroit.
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Nick Solak
Won't be primary center fielder
DHTexas Rangers
March 4, 2020
Solak looks fine in center field but won't be the Rangers' primary option there, at least early in the season, T.R. Sullivan of MLB.com reports.
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Yordan Alvarez
Set for brief shutdown
DHHouston Astros
Knee
March 4, 2020
Manager Dusty Baker said Wednesday that Alvarez will be withheld from baseball activities for "three to four days" while the slugger manages knee soreness, Matt Young of the Houston Chronicle reports.
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Nick Solak
Will get time at 3B
DHTexas Rangers
March 4, 2020
Solak started in center field and went 0-for-3 in Tuesday's spring game against the Giants.
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Miguel Andujar
Path to playing time opens
DHNew York Yankees
March 3, 2020
Andujar is expected to begin the season in an everyday role either at designated hitter or in left field after Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said Tuesday that both Aaron Judge (pectoral) and Giancarlo Stanton (calf) are unlikely to be ready for Opening Day, Bryan Hoch of MLB.com reports.
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Yordan Alvarez
Dealing with minor knee issue
DHHouston Astros
Knee
March 3, 2020
Alvarez's removal from the lineup for Tuesday's game against St. Louis was due to soreness in his knees, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.
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Yordan Alvarez
Scratched from lineup
DHHouston Astros
Undisclosed
March 3, 2020
Alvarez was scratched from the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Cardinals for undisclosed reasons, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.
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Miguel Andujar
Plays left field
DHNew York Yankees
February 26, 2020
Andujar saw his first game action in left field during Wednesday's Grapefruit League game against the Nationals and made it through the game without any errors, Bryan Hoch of MLB.com reports. He also went 1-for-3 with a double.
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