Brian Johnson Clears Waivers

Brian Johnson Clears Waivers Nov. 27: Johnson went unclaimed on waivers and has been outrighted to Triple-A Pawtucket, the team announced. He doesn’t have the requisite service time to reject that assignment in favor of free agency, so he’ll remain with the Red Sox organization and hope for another chance at the MLB level in…

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Greg Bird Clears Waivers

Greg Bird Clears Waivers Now-former Yankees first baseman Greg Bird has cleared waivers, according to Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic (via Twitter). He’s officially available on the open market. This isn’t how the Yanks expected things to end. The now-27-year-old had a big 2015 debut and was given quite a few opportunities over the years,…

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Which Players Might Have Benefited from the Astros’ Sign-Stealing?

Which Players Might Have Benefited from the Astros’ Sign-Stealing? It’s been more than two weeks since the Ken Rosenthal and Evan Drellich’s bombshell report at The Athletic, which revealed a massive sign-stealing scandal implemented by the Houston Astros beginning in 2017. Since then, we’ve seen reports that the official investigation launched by Major League Baseball…

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