Red Sox Release Carson Smith

Red Sox Release Carson Smith The Red Sox have released reliever Carson Smith, according to Chris Hatfield of SoxProspects.com (Twitter link). Smith had been working through a rehab program after re-signing with the organization on a minors deal. Smith owns a shiny 2.21 career ERA over 102 MLB innings, but he hasn’t thrown even 25 of…

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Mets To Promote Walker Lockett

Mets To Promote Walker Lockett The Mets will call up righty Walker Lockett to take the ball in tomorrow’s contest, according to Mike Puma of the New York Post (via Twitter). The corresponding roster move isn’t yet known. Lockett, 25, was passed around over the offseason after making his MLB debut in 2018 with the…

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Toolshed: Bucs’ Martin back in many ways

Toolshed: Bucs’ Martin back in many ways Pirates No. 28 prospect Mason Martin is back in West Virginia for the South Atlantic League All-Star Game as the circuit’s home run leader one year after he struggled and was demoted from that level. Source: https://www.milb.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20190619&content_id=308237378&fext=.jsp&vkey=toolshed&sid=milb

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Max Scherzer’s Trade Value

Max Scherzer’s Trade Value The Nationals seem very unlikely to trade Max Scherzer (and his broken nose), but with them holding the 11th-best record in the National League and being five games under .500, rumors are starting to swirl. Ken Rosenthal discussed the possibility of a trade, mostly laying out the reasons why a deal…

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Prospect Roundup: Games of June 18

Prospect Roundup: Games of June 18 Milwaukee Brewers No. 16 prospect Jacob Nottingham collected four hits and drove in six runs for the Double-A San Antonio Missions, while Atlanta Braves prospect Nolan Kingham tossed his third complete game of the year for the Florida Fire Frogs. Source: https://www.milb.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20190619&content_id=308254086&fext=.jsp&vkey=news_milb&sid=milb

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