Minor MLB Transactions: 6/5/19

Minor MLB Transactions: 6/5/19 The latest minor moves from around baseball… The Pirates outrighted Jesus Liranzo to Triple-A after the right-hander cleared waivers, Rob Biertempfel of The Athletic reports (Twitter link).  Liranzo was designated for assignment last week to make 40-man roster room for the Bucs’ acquisition of Yefry Ramirez from the Orioles.  Over 22…

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European Champions Cup 2019: Day 2

European Champions Cup 2019: Day 2 On the second day of the ECC, the following games were scheduled: Group A: Bonn Capitals @ Curaçao Neptunus and Parmaclima Parma @ Rouen HuskiesGroup B: L&D Amsterdam Pirates @ Deurne Spartans and Arrows Ostrava @ UnipolSai Bologna. Bonn Capitals  4  –  14  Curaçao Neptunus Game report L&D Amsterdam Pirates …

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Rockies To Promote Peter Lambert

Rockies To Promote Peter Lambert The Rockies will promote Peter Lambert from Triple-A in time for the 22-year-old right-hander to start tomorrow’s game against the Cubs, according to several reports.  The Athletic’s Nick Groke tweets that Lambert is already at Wrigley Field today in preparation for his upcoming Major League debut. A second-round pick for…

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Giants Place Buster Posey On 10-Day IL, Activate Trevor Gott

Giants Place Buster Posey On 10-Day IL, Activate Trevor Gott The Giants have placed catcher Buster Posey on their 10-day injured list due to a right hamstring strain (placement retroactive to June 2).  To fill Posey’s roster spot, right-hander Trevor Gott has been activated from his own IL stint. More analysis to come… Source: https://www.mlbtraderumors.com/2019/06/giants-place-buster-posey-on-10-day-il-activate-trevor-gott.html

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Brewers Call Up Jimmy Nelson From Triple-A

Brewers Call Up Jimmy Nelson From Triple-A TODAY: Nelson has been officially recalled, as per the Brewers’ official Twitter feed.  Righty Taylor Williams was optioned to Triple-A to create roster space. SUNDAY: Jimmy Nelson will make his long-awaited return to the majors on Wednesday, as Brewers manager Craig Counsell told reporters (including MLB.com’s Adam McCalvy)…

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