Angels Have Met With Stephen Strasburg

Angels Have Met With Stephen Strasburg The Angels have often been connected to right-hander Gerrit Cole, the No. 1 free-agent starter available, but they’re considering the second-best starter on the market as a contingency plan. The club has held a face-to-face meeting with Stephen Strasburg, Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register reports. Strasburg, like…

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Tigers Interested In Addison Russell

Tigers Interested In Addison Russell The Tigers are among the teams interested in free-agent middle infielder Addison Russell, Jon Heyman of MLB Network tweets. Russell joined the open market when the Cubs non-tendered him Monday. There is no denying Russell is a major league-caliber middle infielder, but the significant baggage he comes with likely helped…

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Sep 21: Out of left field

Sep 21: Out of left field SEPTEMBER 21, 1888 | CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – According to Mark Lamster‘s book, Spalding’s World Tour, three Chicago White Stockings (later known as the Cubs) players were arrested on this date in 1888 for flirting with Mrs. Seth Blood, the proprietor of a house just beyond the wall at old…

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