FANTASY PLAYER UPDATES & NEWS

Rams running back Zac Stacy leaves game with right hip injury and is questionable to return after being examined on the sideline.

Stacy is back in the game and just made a leaping run over a Saints defender so evidently he is fine.ANALYST: Jeff Mans

Ricky Nolasco had no issues after throwing a bullpen on Sunday morning at Target Field and is set to go out on a minor-league rehab assignment.

Nolasco is a decent upside play in daily games, but his value in traditional fantasy is hurt by periodic terrible outings like he had in his debut against the Tigers. He probably shouldn't be owned even in deep mixed leagues. Analysis: Steve Pimental

Mitch Moreland (elbow) is not in the Rangers' starting lineup on Sunday.

Moreland will miss his third straight game, and if he doesn't return soon the Rangers will have to think about putting him on the disabled list. Adam Rosales will get his third start in four games. Rosales owns a career .383 OPS against lefties, and is a decent play against James Paxton. Analysis: Steve Pimental

Jacob Turner has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list.

Turner is unlikely to have much of a role with the Cubs even when he is back healthy. There is no reason to own him in any format. Analysis: Steve Pimental

Cubs select the contract of RHP Gonzalez German.

German will provide some bullpen depth after the Cubs played 11 innings Saturday. His stay in the big leagues will likely be a short one. Analysis: Steve Pimental

Cubs will option Matt Szczur to Triple-A Iowa.

Expect Szczur to shuffle back and forth from Triple-A a few times this season. He is a decent play when he gets to start against lefties, but he isn't ownable even in NL-only leagues. Analysis: Steve Pimental

Mike Zunino is not in the Mariners' starting lineup on Sunday.

This is no surprise, as a lot of catchers get the day off on Sunday. Jesus Sucre will start behind the plate, but there is no fantasy value in a guy with five runs and eight RBI in 30 career games. Analysis: Steve Pimental

Seth Smith is not in the Mariners' starting lineup on Sunday.

Smith will almost always sit against lefties, especially with Justin Ruggiano and Austin Jackson available. Get him out of your lineup if you can. Analysis: Steve Pimental

Dustin Ackley is not in the Mariners' starting lineup on Sunday.

The Mariners will go with Justin Ruggiano in left against lefty Ross Detwiler. Ruggiano is a must-play in daily games against a soft lefty like Detwiler. Analysis: Steve Pimental

Robinson Chirinos is not in the Rangers' starting lineup on Sunday.

Carlos Corporan will get the start against lefty James Paxton. Corporan is a career .226/.287/.354 hitter and has little upside despite the relatively strong matchup. Analysis: Steve Pimental

Tuffy Gosewisch is not in the Diamondbacks' starting lineup on Sunday.

Jordan Pacheco will get the start, giving him four games behind the plate this season. You could do worse for a cheap catcher Sunday. Analysis: Steve Pimental

David Peralta is not in the Diamondbacks' starting lineup on Sunday.

Peralta had started the last two games, but he will get the day off in favor of Ender Inciarte. Inciarte is an interesting daily play as he will bat leadoff against right-hander Tim Hudson. Analysis: Steve Pimental

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