Brandon Moss 1B/LF.. CLE 3 Days
Moss, who was playing in consecutive games for the first time this spring, belted his third homer of Cactus League action Monday.
Moss' rehab from hip surgery has gone amazingly well to this point as he hasn't had a single setback this spring. He'll be completely ready for the start of the regular season.
Brandon Moss 1B/LF.. CLE 5 Days
Moss said Monday that he is "shocked" at how healthy he feels so far in camp, MLB.com's Jordan Bastian reports.
All he is worried about right now is normal spring aspects like timing and pitch recognition. This suggests that any discount to his fantasy value for injury concerns may need to be corrected.
Brandon Moss 1B/LF.. CLE 12 Days
Moss made his first appearance of the spring in right field Sunday, finishing the day with a double in two at-bats.
Moss had been limited to DH appearances in his return from knee injury but was able to play the field Sunday as he return from hip surgery continues to go very well.
Brandon Moss 1B/LF.. CLE 13 Days
Moss (illness) returned to the lineup Sunday after missing two games, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.
The flu held Moss of out of Friday and Saturday's games, but he's recovered and will return to action Sunday afternoon. Moss is recovering well from offseason hip surgery and made his first appearance of the spring last week.
Brandon Moss 1B/LF.. CLE 14 Days
Moss was held out of Friday's game with the flu but hopes to return Saturday, MLB.com reports.
Moss is recovering well from offseason hip surgery but don't be alarmed if you don't see his name in the boxscore for a couple of days.
Brandon Moss 1B/LF.. CLE 18 Days
Moss (hip) homered in his first action of the spring Monday.
Moss figures to be eased back into things as the DH and some scattered days off before playing the outfield this spring but his rehab from hip surgery has gone very well so far.
Brandon Moss 1B/LF.. CLE 19 Days
Moss (hip) will make his first appearance of the spring on Monday after running the bases at full speed Saturday and Sunday, the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports. "I'm really surprised, in a good way, not just that he's ready, but that he looks as good as he does," manager Terry Francona said.
Moss will return to the lineup in the cleanup spot Monday, a spot he could fill on a regular basis in the Cleveland lineup if he can put last year's hip injury behind him.
Brandon Moss 1B/LF.. CLE 22 Days
Moss (hip) could be ready for exhibition play at some point next week, the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports. "He's so far ahead. The way he's going, it wouldn't be surprising," said manager Terry Francona in regards to Moss' possible return next week.
Moss' rehab from hip surgery has gone exceedingly well so far and he looks to be a few days ahead of his original mid-March return date which could be a big boost to the Cleveland offense.
Brandon Moss 1B/LF.. CLE 24 Days
Moss (hip) ran the bases Monday and continues to progress towards a return to game action, the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports. "He's been streaking along, actually," manager Terry Francona said. "It's hard to slow him down. He's passing every test they give him. Yesterday, he ran the bases. He's coming quick. I don't know the date he'll be in a game, but it's not going to be really far off."
Moss wasn't expected back until the middle of March but has made excellent progress in his rehab so far and appears to be ahead of schedule.
Brandon Moss 1B/LF.. CLE 26 Days
Indians manager Terry Francona said Monday that Moss (hip) may be a bit ahead of the mid-March estimate for his first game action of the spring, mlb.com's Jordan Bastian reports.
Moss has been taking batting practice since last week, and he's apparently progressing somewhat faster than expected. He remains on track to be ready for Opening Day, while Nick Swisher (knees) carries a bit more uncertainty.