Cubs Acquire Jharel Cotton From Athletics

Cubs Acquire Jharel Cotton From Athletics The Athletics have traded right-handed pitcher Jharel Cotton to the Cubs in exchange for cash considerations, according to an official announcement from the A’s (Twitter link). Cotton was designated for assignment on Wednesday. More to come. Source: https://www.mlbtraderumors.com/2019/11/cubs-acquire-jharel-cotton-from-athletics.html

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Heritage before Heritage

Heritage before Heritage I reached a collecting milestone last week by completing one of my all-time favorite sets. It’s a set that’s off the radar of most collectors (until now!) and has few cards, if any, worth more than a dollar. Its value to me is purely sentimental but still sky high in that it’s…

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Minor MLB Transactions: 11/23/19

Minor MLB Transactions: 11/23/19 We’ll use this post to keep track of today’s minor moves… The Brewers signed right-hander Jesus Castillo to a minor-league deal that includes and invite to Major League camp, according to Adam McCalvy of MLB.com. The 24-year-old Venezuelan signed with the Diamondbacks as an international amateur in 2012 and has since…

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Time to vote for baseball

Time to vote for baseball It is that time of the year again. Several Dutch cities organize the athlete/ sports team of the year contest. Amsterdam and The Hague organize a vote like that. And guess what? There are some baseball-related persons and teams that you can vote for. In the contest of The Hague,…

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Hanshin Tigers unveil new unis

Hanshin Tigers unveil new unis Today, the Hanshin Tigers of the NPB presented their new 2020 uniforms. The home uniforms aren’t that much different of the ones they had in previous years but the road uniform is refreshingly new.  Next to the black pinstripes, the home uniform has this black piping up along the buttonholes.…

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