Jurickson Profar, the prized prospect who was supposed to be the opening day second baseman for the Texas Rangers, will be out an estimated 10 to 12 weeks with a muscle tear in his right shoulder.

Assistant general manager Thad Levine made the announcement Sunday. Profar was a late scratch against the San Diego Padres and an MRI revealed the tear, which will not require surgery.

Profar, 21, was injured while making the relay throw on an attempted double play Saturday against Kansas City. He struggled in a part-time role as a rookie last season, hitting .234 in 85 games, but the Rangers cleared the way for him at second when they traded fan favorite Ian Kinsler to Detroit for slugger Prince Fielder in the offseason.

Dodgers: The team won its first two games of the season, sweeping the Arizona Diamondbacks in Australia, but there were signs of some discord before the team jetted back to Los Angeles.

Yasiel Puig struck out in the ninth inning of Sunday's 7-5 win and then did not return to right field in the bottom half of the inning. Before the game, manager Don Mattingly told reporters that Puig "grabs something every time he takes a swing and misses."

Asked what injury caused Puig to leave Sunday's game, Mattingly said, "I guess his back." He then seemed to react sarcastically when asked about the severity of the injury.


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Puig also made decisions that turned into two ridiculous outs on the bases Sunday. After the first baserunning gaffe, first baseman Adrian Gonzalez grabbed Puig as he was leaving the field and talked to him. The two players were bantering loudly in Spanish in the clubhouse after the game.

Red Sox: David Ortiz and the team agreed to a 2015 contract with options for the following two years, a move that means the popular 38-year-old slugger will probably finish his career in Boston. He is under contract at $15 million for the 2014 season, and the 2015 extension reportedly is for $16 million.

Orioles: All-Star third baseman Manny Machado will start the season on the 15-day disabled. Machado, who had left knee surgery Oct. 14, was given the go-ahead Thursday by his surgeon to resume all activities. However, manager Buck Showalter doesn't want to rush the 21-year-old, who injured his knee in September.

Tigers: Max Scherzer and Detroit failed to reach agreement on a long-term contract and will not negotiate again until after the season, when he can test the open market.

The Tigers said in a statement that Scherzer rejected their most recent offer. Later Sunday, agent Scott Boras maintained that it was the Tigers who rejected Scherzer's offer but agreed that talks were over until after the season.

Reds: Closer Aroldis Chapman, with two black eyes -- and a big smile -- returned to the Cincinnati clubhouse Sunday in Goodyear, Ariz., four days after being hit in the face by a line drive.

"I feel a lot better than I thought I would," Chapman said.

Chapman, a 26-year old left-hander, had surgery Thursday to repair a broken bone above his left eye a day after he was hit by a ball off the bat of Kansas City's Salvador Perez. Chapman is expected to be out six to eight weeks.

Rays: Pitcher Matt Moore walked off the field after being hit in the mouth by a line drive that he partially blocked with his glove in the fourth inning of Tampa Bay's 9-2 win over the Red Sox. He is scheduled for X-rays Monday.

Angels: Veterans Carlos Pena, Chad Tracy and Yorvit Torrealba have been released by Los Angeles after failing to win roster spots during spring training.

ESPN.com contributed to this report.