Jones, Valera highlight NYPL All-Stars

Jones, Valera highlight NYPL All-Stars Rays first-round pick and No. 9 prospect Greg Jones and sixth-ranked Indians prospect George Valera will be among those representing their organizations in the New York-Penn League All-Star Game in Staten Island on Aug. 21. Source: https://www.milb.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20190815&content_id=310014786&fext=.jsp&vkey=news_milb&sid=milb

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Eugenio Suárez’s Step Back

Eugenio Suárez’s Step Back Over the past few seasons, fans of the Cincinnati Reds have gotten used to watching third baseman Eugenio Suárez improve year after year. When he was acquired from the Detroit Tigers in December 2014 with former first-round pick Jonathon Crawford in exchange for Alfredo Simon, he was a glove-first shortstop who…

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Reds Select Joel Kuhnel’s Contract

Reds Select Joel Kuhnel’s Contract The Reds have selected the contract of right-hander Joel Kuhnel from Triple-A Louisville, and also called up righty Matt Bowman from their top affiliate, the club announced (Twitter link).  Kuhnel and Bowman will take the roster spots of righty Sal Romano, who was optioned to Louisville, and Jared Hughes, who…

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Phillies Claim Jared Hughes

Phillies Claim Jared Hughes The Phillies announced that righty Jared Hughes has been claimed off waivers from the Reds.  To make room on the 40-man roster, the Phils placed right-hander Edubray Ramos on the 60-day injured list. More analysis to come… Source: https://www.mlbtraderumors.com/2019/08/phillies-claim-jared-hughes.html

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Chad Comer joins UT-Arlington Coaching Staff

Chad Comer joins UT-Arlington Coaching Staff ARLINGTON, Texas – Former UTA Baseball standout Chad Comer has been hired as an Assistant… Visit College Baseball Daily for the Full Story Source: http://www.collegebaseballdaily.com/2019/08/15/chad-comer-joins-ut-arlington-coaching-staff/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+CollegeBaseballDaily+%28College+Baseball+Daily%29

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Minor MLB Transactions: 8/15/19

Minor MLB Transactions: 8/15/19 Catching up on some minor league moves from the past week… The Orioles signed left-hander Hunter Cervenka to a minor league contract.  Cervenka had a 2.95 ERA, 10.5 K/9, and 2.17 K/BB rate over 42 2/3 innings for the Cardinals’ Triple-A affiliate this season before being released in late July.  The…

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