Lewis Brinson is on the bench Friday against the Reds, Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald reports.
Austin Dean is not in the lineup Friday against the Reds, Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald reports.
Rich Hill had his next start moved back to Saturday as manager Dave Roberts elected to switch him with Ross Stripling, who will pitch Friday's series opener versus San Diego.
Ross Stripling will take the mound against the Padres on Friday.
Mikie Mahtook took fielding practice at first base Friday, Chris McCosky of The Detroit News reports.
Jordan Luplow is out of the starting nine versus Milwaukee on Friday.
Yolmer Sanchez is not in the lineup against the Cubs on Friday.
Jose Abreu (infection) remains out of the lineup Friday against the Cubs.
Daniel Palka is out of the lineup for Friday's game against the Cubs.
Nicky Delmonico (neck) is out of the lineup against the Cubs on Friday.
Welington Castillo (elbow) is back in the lineup Friday against the Cubs.
Addison Russell was put on administrative leave prior to Friday's game "in accordance with the joint MLB-MLBPA domestic violence policy" in response to abuse allegations from his ex-wife, Jared Diamond of The Wall Street Journal reports.
Addison Russell was withheld from Friday's starting lineup after his ex-wife opened up about domestic violence abuse allegations concerning the shortstop Wednesday night, per Bob Nightengale of USA TODAY Sports.
Kyle Schwarber (back) will serve as the Cubs' designated hitter against the White Sox on Friday.
Willson Contreras will not start Friday against the White Sox.
Diego Castillo will serve as the Rays' opening pitcher in Friday's game against the Blue Jays.
Jalen Beeks is expected to work behind opening pitcher Diego Castillo in Friday's game against the Blue Jays, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.
Corey Kluber is listed as the Indians' probable pitcher for Monday's game against the White Sox.
Adam Plutko will start Sunday's game against the Red Sox, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.
Anibal Sanchez will make his next start Sunday against the Phillies, Mark Bowman of MLB.com reports.