Quick Hits: Sign-Stealing Investigation Update, Padres, Myers, Hedges, Kluber, Braves, Culberson

Quick Hits: Sign-Stealing Investigation Update, Padres, Myers, Hedges, Kluber, Braves, Culberson There seems little doubt now that the Astros participated in sign-stealing aided by a live feed from a centerfield camera. The Astros’ maintain their belief that actions at the time were “in line with industry standards,” per Andy Martino of SNY.tv. The newest sticking point…

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Cubs Rotation Candidates

Cubs Rotation Candidates There’s a chance the Cubs begin the 2020 season with Tyler Chatwood back in the rotation, per Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun Times. In the final season of a three-year, $38MM deal signed before 2018, Chatwood probably represents the most reliable option currently on the roster. Chatwood recovered from a disappointing…

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2020 CBD TOP 100 COUNTDOWN: 52. JOEY WIEMER (CINCINNATI)

2020 CBD TOP 100 COUNTDOWN: 52. JOEY WIEMER (CINCINNATI) Next on our Top 100 Countdown is Cincinnati outfielder Joey Wiemer. The 6-foot-5 right-handed… Visit College Baseball Daily for the Full Story Source: http://www.collegebaseballdaily.com/2019/12/14/2020-cbd-top-100-countdown-52-joey-wiemer-cincinnati/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+CollegeBaseballDaily+%28College+Baseball+Daily%29

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Minors: MLB’s proposal a ‘shell game’ to yank 42 teams out of their communities – The San Diego Union-Tribune

Minors: MLB’s proposal a ‘shell game’ to yank 42 teams out of their communities – The San Diego Union-Tribune With the advances in technology MLB teams don’t need as many minor leaguers. At the same time minor leaguers are getting paid crap. By consolidating their minor league systems teams can increase minor league pay by…

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Trade/FA Rumblings: Arenado, Keuchel, Cards, Twins, Marlins, Mets, Correa

Trade/FA Rumblings: Arenado, Keuchel, Cards, Twins, Marlins, Mets, Correa The Rockies are reportedly willing to listen to offers for their franchise player, third baseman Nolan Arenado. General manager Jeff Bridich all but confirmed that’s the case, Nick Groke of The Athletic relays (subscription link). “Look, this is the time of year where those conversations happen,”…

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