Phillies Outright Fernando Salas

Phillies Outright Fernando Salas The Phillies announced today that righty Fernando Salas has been outrighted to Triple-A after clearing waivers. He had been designated for assignment recently. Despite throwing forty innings last year with the D-Backs, Salas opened the current season in the Mexican League before joining the Phillies on a minors pact. The 34-year-old…

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Blue Jays Designate Dalton Pompey

Blue Jays Designate Dalton Pompey The Blue Jays have designated outfielder Dalton Pompey for assignment, according to Shi Davidi of Sportsnet.ca (via Twitter). Pompey’s injury rehab was up, forcing the club to make a call on the out-of-options player. Pompey, 26, has endured a series of rough injuries in recent seasons and ended up on…

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Mac Williamson Set To Join KBO Team

Mac Williamson Set To Join KBO Team The Korea Baseball Organization’s Samsung Lions appear to have a deal with outfielder Mac Williamson. Sung Min Kim of Fangraphs tweeted the news that a signing was imminent, with Alex Pavlovic of NBC Sports Bay Area tweeting that Williamson is heading out for his new gig today. Williamson gets…

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The 2019 Replacement-Level Killers: Second Base

The 2019 Replacement-Level Killers: Second Base 2019 Replacement-Level Killers Intro and C 1B Rougned Odor’s play in 2019 has been a serious liability for the once-surging Rangers. (Photo: Keith Allison) While defensive concerns generally outweigh offensive ones when it comes to second basemen, it nonetheless rates as a surprise that the position’s denizens are producing…

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