Minor MLB Transactions: 8/28/19

Minor MLB Transactions: 8/28/19 Here are the latest minor moves from around the game … Outfielder Aaron Altherr was outrighted recently by the Mets after he was designated for assignment, per the International League transactions page. Altherr has the requisite service time to reject the assignment in favor of free agency, but doing so would mean forfeiting…

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Angels Sign Luiz Gohara

Angels Sign Luiz Gohara The Angels have signed former Braves left-hander Luiz Gohara to a minor league contract, Roster Roundup reports. Gohara had been on the open market since the Braves released him Aug. 2, which came shortly after they designated him for assignment. It came as a surprise at the time that Atlanta decided…

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Arguably The Most Underrated Athletic

Arguably The Most Underrated Athletic It seems as if the Athletics’ lineup is loaded with underappreciated hitters. How many really appreciate the excellence of third baseman Matt Chapman, shortstop Marcus Semien, first baseman Matt Olson or center fielder Ramon Laureano – four of the most valuable players in the game? If that group’s not truly…

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Royals’ Owner Discussing Sale Of Team

Royals’ Owner Discussing Sale Of Team Aug. 28: MLB Network’s Jon Heyman tweets that “barring something unforeseen,” the sale from Glass to Sherman “will happen.” That certainly moves the ball forward from yesterday’s uncertainty regarding the severity of the talks, although it also suggests that no firm agreement is in place. Sherman, notably, would need…

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