Mark Trumbo Could Retire After Season

Mark Trumbo Could Retire After Season It’s possible we’ve seen the last of longtime major league slugger Mark Trumbo. Out all season on account of right knee problems, Trumbo has halted his rehab assignment because of “discomfort” and is now aiming for a September return, Roch Kubatko of MASNsports.com reports. Regardless of whether he makes…

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How The Astros Landed Zack Greinke

How The Astros Landed Zack Greinke Just when it seemed like the 2019 trade deadline has passed without any truly major transactions, a blockbuster deal between the Astros and Diamondbacks shook things up when details emerged of the swap shortly after 3pm CT yesterday.  The Astros landed one of baseball’s top arms in Zack Greinke…

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Mike Rizzo: Luxury Tax Somewhat “Limited” Nationals At Deadline

Mike Rizzo: Luxury Tax Somewhat “Limited” Nationals At Deadline Washington acquired three relief pitchers – Daniel Hudson, Roenis Elias and Hunter Strickland – prior to Wednesday’s trade deadline, but the club also attempted to bolster its starting staff before then. While the Nationals “were engaged on a starting pitcher Tuesday night,” the other team bowed…

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