Starlin Castro’s Nightmare Season

Starlin Castro’s Nightmare Season The Marlins acquired second baseman Starlin Castro from the Yankees entering 2018 as a way to balance out money in a blockbuster trade. Miami received Castro in its return for then-reigning NL MVP outfielder Giancarlo Stanton, whose onerous contract largely exited the Marlins’ books. When he arrived in South Florida, Castro’s…

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Tigers To Select Tyler Alexander

Tigers To Select Tyler Alexander The Tigers will select the contract of lefty Tyler Alexander tomorrow, reports Chris McCosky of the Detroit News. He’ll be the 26th man of tomorrow’s doubleheader against the White Sox and start Game 2 of that twin bill. Alexander, 24, was a second-round pick out of Texas Christian University back…

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Yankees Release Kendrys Morales

Yankees Release Kendrys Morales The Yankees announced Tuesday that first baseman/designated hitter Kendrys Morales has cleared release waivers and is now a free agent. New York designated the veteran switch hitter for assignment last week. It’s been a tough season for Morales, 36, who has posted a combined .194/.313/.253 batting line with two home runs…

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