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Saints will release former Broncos CB Champ Bailey.

At 36 years old Bailey is a shell of his former shutdown corner back self. A team will likely pick him up to provide some veteran presence in their secondary but he is no longer an every down starter in this league.ANALYST: Jonathan Impemba

Justin Turner is not in the Dodgers lineup on Tuesday.

Just a day off for the redhead. Alberto Callaspo is batting 7th and manning the hot corner in his place.  Analysis: Brian Rothstein

Rockies recall Christian Adames from Triple-A Albuquerque.

Adams will serve as shortstop depth after the trade of Troy Tulowitzki. However, Adams will have the starting role if the Rockies decide to flip Reyes. He's slashed .296/.342/.416 in Triple-A. He might be worth a speculative add in a deeper league.  Analysis: Brian Rothstein

Rockies recalled Aaron Laffey from Triple-A Albuquerque.

Laffey has a 4.78 ERA and 1.59 WHIP in 58 1/3 innings at Triple-A Albuquerque. He'll be used against left-handers out of the bullpen.  Analysis: Brian Rothstein

Sam Deduno will have season ending arthroscopic surgery on his right hip.

Deduno tore the labrum in his right hip. He'll have surgery and try to come back next year. Chances are he'll wind up with a minor league deal.  Analysis: Brian Rothstein

49ers placed RB Carlos Hyde on active/NFI list.

No news yet on what the reasoning actually is, but he's not expected to miss a ton of time. Hyde needs the reps in order to establish himself as the lead guy so this is concerning from a fantasy perspective. The Niners backfield should be an intriguing news story throughout the preseason.  Analysis: Brian Rothstein

Saints release DT Brodrick Bunkley.

A failed physical did Bunkley in on this one as he apparently has not fully healed from a torn quad he sustained in November. Once healthy he could be a useful run stopper in the middle of the line for a team but at 31-years old he's almost assuredly on the back end of his career at this point. Analysis: Matt Selz

Ryan Zimmerman has returned to the Nationals lineup on Tuesday.

The former third baseman has missed a month and a half with plantar fasciitis after struggling for the first part of the season. Zimmerman has struggled offensively all season batting .209 in 56 games and then followed that up with a 1-15 performance during his rehab assignment. If you have Ryan Zimmerman on your roster, until he starts performing he should likely remain on your bench. Analysis: Matt Selz

Jayson Werth has returned to the Nationals lineup on Tuesday.

Werth has been out for two months with a couple of broken bones in his wrist. Overall this season has been a struggle for the All-Star caliber Left Fielder only having managed to play 27 games for the Nationals. His activation means that he should be ready to go on fantasy rosters as well, but wrist injuries can have a side effect of sapping power. Analysis: Matt Selz

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