Mariners Select Ryan Court

Mariners Select Ryan Court The Mariners have selected the contract of infielder Ryan Court, per a club announcement. He’ll take the active roster spot of fellow infielder Tim Lopes, who has gone on the 7-day concussion injured list after being struck in the head by a pitch last night. Ryon Healy was shifted to the…

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Royals Designate Brian Flynn

Royals Designate Brian Flynn The Royals announced today that they have designated southpaw Brian Flynn for assignment. His roster spot was needed for a variety of other pitching moves. Also departing the active roster is righty Jake Newberry, who was optioned. The Kansas City org has activated starter Jakob Junis and recalled southpaw Richard Lovelady.…

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The Case for the Mid-at bat Pitching Change

The Case for the Mid-at bat Pitching Change Can we….can we not? Please?Changing pitchers mid–plate appearance: It’s a tactic that’s been sparingly deployed in college baseball, but is virtually unheard of in the big leagues. That could change soon—and the evidence says it could be more effective than you’d think. Source: http://www.baseballthinkfactory.org/newsstand/discussion/the_case_for_the_mid-at_bat_pitching_change

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