Carlos Gonzales Placed on 15-Day DL

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Its been weeks of people asking questions regarding whether or not Carlos Gonzalez would be placed on the disabled list with a sprain of his right middle finger. On Wednesday, the Rockies finally made that decision and placed Gonzalez on the 15-day disabled list. Now that he is sidelined, the question is for how long. Its possible that Cargo may miss a month or more for the finger to fully heal. The next question will be whether or not the Rockies should bring Gonzalez back at all this year. The Rockies are not nowhere close to being in contention and with the risk of re-injury, fantasy owners may just waive goodbye to Cargo until 2014. 

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Vintage Verlander With Ace-Like Perfermance

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Justin Verlander dominated the Cleveland Indians as he allowed one run in eight innings in the Tigers' 5-1 win on Tuesday night.Verlander's performance was ace-like  as he gave up just four hits while striking out seven. It's the second straight start that he's allowed just one run, and it was also his first start of the season in which he hasn't issued a single walk. He hit 100 mph twice on the Progressive Field radar gun, but velocity wasn't his problem. Verlander was consistently locating his fastball, sinker, slider, and the changeup at 96-97mph. He is now 12-8 with a 3.74 ERA in 24 starts. He'll start again Sunday against the Yankees. 

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