Dodgers, Scott Alexander Avoid Arbitration

Dodgers, Scott Alexander Avoid Arbitration The Dodgers have agreed to terms with left-hander Scott Alexander on a one-year, $875K contract to avoid arbitration, reports Bob Nightengale of USA Today (via Twitter). Alexander falls a bit shy of his $1MM projected salary. The 30-year-old looked like a potential non-tender candidate, perhaps explaining his decision to settle for…

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SEP 16: RBI machine

SEP 16: RBI machine SEPTEMBER 16, 1924 | BROOKLYN, NEW YORK – Twelve runs batted in is a pretty good month for many ball players. Jim Bottomley of the St. Louis Cardinals had twelve RBI in one game on this date in 1924. He went six for six that day; three singles, a double and…

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Trey Mancini, Orioles Have Not Yet Discussed Extension

Trey Mancini, Orioles Have Not Yet Discussed Extension Orioles’ first baseman/corner outfielder Trey Mancini addressed his future with reporters this afternoon. While Mancini reiterated his desire to remain in Baltimore, the organization has not yet approached him about an extension, he said (via Rich Dubroff of Baltimore Baseball). Nevertheless, Mancini added that he’s “pretty confident” he won’t…

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