Reds Finalize Opening Day Roster

Reds Finalize Opening Day Roster The Reds announced this morning that they’ve filled the final two spots on their 30-man roster by selecting the contracts of infielders Christian Colon and Matt Davidson. In order to make room on the 40-man roster, right-hander Justin Shafer and left-hander Josh D. Smith were designated for assignment. More to come. Source:…

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Nationals Name Austin Voth Fifth Starter

Nationals Name Austin Voth Fifth Starter The Nationals have named right-hander Austin Voth the fifth starter in their rotation, manager Dave Martinez told reporters yesterday (Twitter link via The Athletic’s Britt Ghiroli). Right-hander Erick Fedde, who’d been his primary competition after Joe Ross opted out of the 2020 season, will head to the bullpen. In…

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FanGraphs 2020 Staff Predictions

FanGraphs 2020 Staff Predictions You were supposed to read this yesterday. Yesterday, when the playoffs consisted of just 10 teams and Mookie Betts hadn’t yet registered his first hit in Dodger blue. But as with a great deal else about this season, the 2020 playoffs will be something different than we initially expected. Mere hours…

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Twins Select Aaron Whitefield

Twins Select Aaron Whitefield The Twins selected outfielder Aaron Whitefield to their Major League roster yesterday in setting their Opening Day roster, per a club announcement. The Aussie speedster will go onto the team’s 40-man roster for the first time with the move. Whitefield, 23, was signed out of Brisbane, Australia back in 2015. He’s…

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Moonshot: What Can Trevor Bauer’s Pine Tar Experiment Tell Us About Drag?

Moonshot: What Can Trevor Bauer’s Pine Tar Experiment Tell Us About Drag? This content is for Premium, Super-Premium, and Premium Monthly members only. Visit the site and log in/register to read. The post Moonshot: What Can Trevor Bauer’s Pine Tar Experiment Tell Us About Drag? appeared first on Baseball Prospectus. Source: https://www.baseballprospectus.com/news/article/60314/moonshot-what-can-trevor-bauers-pine-tar-experiment-tell-us-about-drag/

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The Call-Up: Luis Robert

The Call-Up: Luis Robert This content is for Premium, Super-Premium, and Premium Monthly members only. Visit the site and log in/register to read. The post The Call-Up: Luis Robert appeared first on Baseball Prospectus. Source: https://www.baseballprospectus.com/prospects/article/60322/the-call-up-luis-robert-chicago-white-sox/

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