Pirates Claim Wei-Chung Wang

Pirates Claim Wei-Chung Wang The Pirates have claimed left-handed pitcher Wei-Chung Wang off waivers from the Athletics, according to an official Athletics announcement. Wang was designated for assignment on Friday. It’ll be something of a reunion for the 27-year-old, who joins the same Pirates organization that signed him as a free agent in 2011 to…

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Tyler Naquin Suffers Torn ACL

Tyler Naquin Suffers Torn ACL The Indians will play the remainder of their season without Tyler Naquin, who suffered a torn right ACL on Friday night, writes Paul Hoynes of cleveland.com. The injury was initially announced as a knee sprain, but an MRI revealed that Naquin indeed tore his ACL while making a phenomenal catch…

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Athletics To Promote Sean Murphy

Athletics To Promote Sean Murphy With the end of August ushering in the expansion of MLB rosters, the Athletics are set to promote catcher Sean Murphy to make his Major League debut when the calendar turns to September, per Martin Gallegos of MLB.com. More to come. Source: https://www.mlbtraderumors.com/2019/08/athletics-to-promote-sean-murphy.html

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Sean Manaea To Return Sunday

Sean Manaea To Return Sunday Oakland A’s lefty Sean Manaea is set to return to the big leagues when rosters expand. He will get the start against the Yankees on Sunday, tweets MLB.com’s William Ladson. Manaea was emerging as the ace of Oakland’s staff when he hit the injured list with a left shoulder impingement…

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