AL East Standings
- Phil Hughes has been cleared to increase his throwing program, but doesn't yet know when he'll throw off a mound.
- Bobby Jenks, on the DL since May 5, is also getting closer to throwing off a mound.
- According to MLB.com, Brian Roberts, who's been dealing with concussion-like symptoms, won't be playing in Tuesday's game.
- In addition, MLB.com reports that Brian Matusz will likely make another rehab start in the minors before the Baltimore Orioles activate him.
- Reid Brignac was placed on the bereavement list by the Tampa Bay Rays; Elliot Johnson will play in his absence.
- The Process Report suggests that the Rays should consider Russell Branyan.