An Underrated Waiver Pickup

An Underrated Waiver Pickup The Marlins finally parted with catcher J.T. Realmuto last offseason, making him the latest household name to exit Miami via trade. Other than that, the rebuilding club unsurprisingly engaged in a quiet winter. The Marlins handed out just two guaranteed contracts, signing veteran Band-Aids Neil Walker and Sergio Romo for a…

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Dodgers Notes: Seager, Bullpen Trades, Ryu

Dodgers Notes: Seager, Bullpen Trades, Ryu The Dodgers announced today that they’ve activated Corey Seager from the injured list and optioned first baseman/outfielder Matt Beaty to Triple-A Oklahoma City. Seager, 25, will ultimately miss just under a month due to a strained left hamstring. He’ll now rejoin a Dodgers roster that recently welcomed David Freese…

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Nightengale:  MLB players are furious, willing to strike over economic system: ‘We’re all united’

Nightengale:  MLB players are furious, willing to strike over economic system: ‘We’re all united’ If all 30 teams were trying to win, it would at least make free agency more interesting, preventing players such as five-time All-Star Adam Jones sitting without a job until mid-March. He eventually signed a one-year, $3 million contract with the…

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Lewis goes yard again in Miracle’s win

Lewis goes yard again in Miracle’s win Top Twins prospect Royce Lewis homered in his second straight game and Edwar Colina spun seven scoreless innings and struck out eight as Class A Advanced Fort Myers defeated Daytona, 7-6, in 12 innings. Source: https://www.milb.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20190710&content_id=308941722&fext=.jsp&vkey=news_milb&sid=milb

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Indians apologize for Jeff McNeil scoreboard snafu during All-Star Game

Indians apologize for Jeff McNeil scoreboard snafu during All-Star Game The Cleveland Indians have apologized after botching multiple names and faces, including that of Mets second baseman Jeff McNeil, on the scoreboard during Tuesday’s MLB All-Star Game. “We are very excited about the positive reaction we’ve received about All-Star Week events in Cleveland,” the Indians…

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