Rangers Designate David Carpenter

Rangers Designate David Carpenter The Rangers announced that they have designated righty David Carpenter for assignment. It’s the second time he has been bumped from the MLB roster this season. The move coincides with the team’s decision to send fellow right-hander Adrian Sampson to the 10-day injured list due to a lower back issue. To…

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Jackson powers way to Player of the Week

Jackson powers way to Player of the Week Angels No. 5 prospect Jeremiah Jackson had a pair of multi-homer games and set an Orem single-season record for long balls in a power-filled week to lead the latest Offensive Player of the Week winners. Source: https://www.milb.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20190819&content_id=310114958&fext=.jsp&vkey=news_opotw&sid=milb

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Rockies Claim Wes Parsons

Rockies Claim Wes Parsons The Rockies announced that they’ve claimed right-handed reliever Wes Parsons off waivers from the Braves, who had designated him for assignment over the weekend. In order to make room on the 40-man roster, the Rox moved Scott Oberg from the 10-day IL to the 60-day IL, definitively ending his season. Oberg…

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Prospect Dispatch: New York-Penn League

Prospect Dispatch: New York-Penn League Over the weekend, I saw two New York-Penn League games. The first was Friday night’s matchup between the Lowell Spinners and the Staten Island Yankees; the second was Sunday afternoon’s matchup between the Tri-City Valley Cats and the Brooklyn Cyclones. Below are some notes about players from each game. Lowell…

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