Cardinals Release Luke Gregerson

Cardinals Release Luke Gregerson The Cardinals announced Monday that they’ve requested unconditional release waivers on right-hander Luke Gregerson. He’ll become a free agent once he (presumably) clears waivers in 48 hours. Gregerson was previously designated for assignment Friday evening. Gregerson, 35, signed a two-year, $11MM contract with the Cardinals in a 2017-18 offseason during which…

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Jose Iglesias Hires MVP Sports Group

Jose Iglesias Hires MVP Sports Group Reds infielder Jose Iglesias has hired MVP Sports Group to represent him moving forward, per Mark Feinsand of MLB.com (Twitter link). He’d been represented by Magnus Sports since 2017 and was with the Boras Corporation prior to that. Iglesias, 29, settled for a minor league contract this winter that…

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Jerry Morales: Fashion Pioneer?

Jerry Morales: Fashion Pioneer? Jerry Morales was—at least anecdotally—a slick-fielding outfielder known for his unorthodox habit of catching routine fly balls below his waist and out in front of him. He led PCL outfielders in fielding percentage in 1970 and 1971 and was a top defensive NL outfielder in 1975 and 1976 by standard metrics…

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Cal notes: Downs finds niche with Quakes

Cal notes: Downs finds niche with Quakes Named after future Hall of Famer Derek Jeter, shortstop prospect Jeter Downs has made a seamless transition with the Rancho Cucamonga Quakes in his first season in the Dodgers organization. Source: https://www.milb.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20190520&content_id=307277548&fext=.jsp&vkey=news_milb&sid=milb

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