Braves To Acquire Chris Martin

Braves To Acquire Chris Martin The Braves and Rangers have agreed to a deal sending right-handed reliever Chris Martin from Texas to Atlanta in exchange for left-hander Kolby Allard, reports Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic (Twitter link). More to come. Source: https://www.mlbtraderumors.com/2019/07/rangers-trade-chris-martin-braves-kolby-allard.html

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Pirates, Brewers Have Discussed Keone Kela

Pirates, Brewers Have Discussed Keone Kela Pirates reliever Keone Kela is drawing trade interest, including from the division-rival Brewers, according to Robert Murray of The Athletic. No deal appears “imminent,” Murray adds. The Pirates and Brewers already swung a deal Monday, when Pittsburgh sent starter Jordan Lyles to Milwaukee. The rotation and bullpen still look…

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Phillies Move Zach Eflin To Bullpen

Phillies Move Zach Eflin To Bullpen The Phillies are sending right-hander Zach Eflin from the rotation to the bullpen, Scott Lauber of the Philadelphia Inquirer reports. Eflin will “most likely” back up current rotation members Jake Arrieta and Vince Velasquez, though the Phillies could also use him in games started by other pitchers, according to…

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Yankees finally show off their ‘Savages’ shirts

Yankees finally show off their ‘Savages’ shirts Move over, Pinstripes. The Yankees flaunted their much-anticipated “Savages” T-shirt ahead of Tuesday night’s game against the Diamondbacks. Inspired by manager Aaron Boone’s epic rant after being ejected from a win earlier this month, the shirt appropriately features the word, “Savages,” in a box, referring to the Yankees’…

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The 40-Man Situations That Could Impact Trades

The 40-Man Situations That Could Impact Trades Tampa Bay’s pre-deadline activity — acquiring bat-first prospect Nick Solak for electric reliever Peter Fairbanks, then moving recently-DFA’d reliever Ian Gibaut for a Player to be Named, and sending reliever Hunter Wood and injured post-prospect infielder Christian Arroyo to Cleveland for international bonus space and outfielder Ruben Cardenas,…

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