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Twins SS Andrelton Simmons, who declined vaccine, out after positive COVID-19 test
Twins shortstop Andrelton Simmons, who has said he doesn't plan to be vaccinated for the coronavirus, has tested positive and was placed on the COVID-19 injured list Wednesday.
Fantasy baseball daily notes: Pitcher and hitter rankings for Thursday
Prepare your fantasy baseball lineups confidently with our daily preview, including pitcher projections, hitter matchup ratings and more.
MLB to have Atlantic League experiment with moving back mound, 'double-hook' DH
In the second half of Atlantic League play, the pitching rubber will go back to 61 feet, 6 inches, giving hitters more time to react. The league will also implement the "double-hook" rule, where a team loses its DH when it removes its starting pitcher.
Toronto Blue Jays place closer Julian Merryweather on 10-day IL with oblique strain
The Toronto Blue Jays have placed closer Julian Merryweather on the 10-day injured list with a strained left oblique.
Milwaukee Brewers' Lorenzo Cain placed on 10-day IL; Christian Yelich continues to deal with back tightness
Brewers outfielder Lorenzo Cain has been placed on the 10-day injured list with a strained left quad and Christian Yelich is out for the third straight game with back tightness.
Fantasy baseball: Ramon Laureano stealing the spotlight
Eric Karabell takes a look at the fantasy impact from some of the top news around the league, including Oakland's unexpected source of speed on the basepaths, as well as other stolen base options.