Eduardo Rodriguez, Bobby Dalbec Test Positive For COVID-19

Eduardo Rodriguez, Bobby Dalbec Test Positive For COVID-19 Two additional Red Sox players are being isolated with coronavirus infections, the club informed reporters including Steve Hewitt of the Boston Herald (via Twitter). Lefty Eduardo Rodriguez and infield prospect Bobby Dalbec each tested positive for COVID-19 (and consented to the public disclosure of that information). Fortunately,…

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Szymborski’s Breakdown Candidates for 2020

Szymborski’s Breakdown Candidates for 2020 Yesterday, I posted my 10 favorite breakout candidates for our abbreviated 2020 season. Now it’s time for that piece’s inevitably less-optimistic companion, the breakdowns. As with the breakouts, precisely defining a breakdown in exact statistical terms is difficult and, I feel, counterproductive. Sometimes it’s a guy with a few dangerous…

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Latest On Phillies & COVID-19

Latest On Phillies & COVID-19 The Phillies were hit with several coronavirus cases relating to their Florida facility late last month. GM Matt Klentak updated the team’s situation today in comments to reporters including Matt Breen of the Philadelphia Inquirer (links to Twitter). It runs out that outfielder Adam Haseley never had any real COVID-19 concerns.…

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Red Sox Sign First-Rounder Nick Yorke

Red Sox Sign First-Rounder Nick Yorke The Red Sox have inked first-round pick Nick Yorke, according to MLB.com’s Jim Callis (via Twitter). He’ll receive a $2.7MM bonus. That’s well shy of the $3,609,700 slot value allocated to the 17th overall selection with which York was taken. That was the expectation when the Sox surprisingly nabbed the…

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