Intimidators become Cannon Ballers

Intimidators become Cannon Ballers It was announced earlier this year the Kannapolis Intimidators were in the process of rebranding as they will go to a new stadium in 2020. The Class A affiliate of the Chicago White Sox. During an unveiling event Wednesday night at Kannapolis’ historic Gem Theater, the Cannon Ballers moniker was shot…

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C.J. Cron Undergoes Thumb Surgery

C.J. Cron Undergoes Thumb Surgery Twins first baseman C.J. Cron underwent a successful procedure on his right thumb on Oct 16, according to MLB.com’s D0-Hyoung Park (link). The “surgical debridement” Cron underwent generally requires a six-to-eight week recovery period. Cron, 29, just wrapped up a fairly pedestrian 2019 campaign that saw him hit .253/.311/.469 (101…

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Rockies Release DJ Johnson

Rockies Release DJ Johnson The Rockies have released pitcher DJ Johnson, according to a tweet from MLB.com beat writer Thomas Harding. In a follow-up tweet, Harding shares that Johnson, 30, is expected to continue his career with an opportunity in Japan (link). A native of Beaverton, Oregon, Johnson ground his way through parts of eight…

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