Minor MLB Transactions: 6/12/19

Minor MLB Transactions: 6/12/19 Here are Wednesday’s minor moves from around the league… The Rockies announced that lefty Chris Rusin cleared waivers after being designated for assignment last week. He’s been sent outright to Triple-A. As a player with more than three years of MLB service, Rusin has the right to reject the assignment in…

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Is Popup Rate a Skill?

Is Popup Rate a Skill? When I wrote about Mike Soroka this week, I mentioned that he’s one of the best players in baseball at getting popups. Nearly 20% of the fly balls opponents have hit against him have ended up in an infielder’s glove, one of the best rates in baseball. It’s clear that…

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2019 NCBWA All-Americans Released

2019 NCBWA All-Americans Released MORGANTOWN, W. Va. (NCBWA) – After two rounds of voting by the organization, 72 baseball… Visit College Baseball Daily for the Full Story Source: http://www.collegebaseballdaily.com/2019/06/12/2019-ncbwa-all-americans-released/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+CollegeBaseballDaily+%28College+Baseball+Daily%29

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Saberseminar Is Back — Get Your Tickets Now!

Saberseminar Is Back — Get Your Tickets Now! If you read FanGraphs regularly, you’re probably already familiar with Saberseminar, the annual weekend event that puts you up close with some of baseball’s top coaches, statisticians, scouts, doctors, and scientists. Officially titled Sabermetrics, Scouting, and the Science of Baseball, the event always boasts an incredible lineup;…

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Blue Jays To Promote Jordan Romano

Blue Jays To Promote Jordan Romano The Blue Jays will select the contract of righty Jordan Romano, according to Shi Davidi of Sportsnet.ca. It’s not yet clear how the team will create the necessary roster space, which includes a 40-man spot. Romano, 26, is a 2014 tenth-rounder who hasn’t yet cracked the majors. That’s not…

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