Offseason Outlook: Chicago White Sox

Offseason Outlook: Chicago White Sox MLBTR is publishing Offseason Outlooks for all 30 teams. Click here to read the other entries in this series. Having completed a three-season rebuilding period, the White Sox must make significant additions and field a competitive team in 2020.  With the Yasmani Grandal signing, they’ve already got a strong early…

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Rangers Claim Nick Goody

Rangers Claim Nick Goody Indians right-hander Nick Goody has been claimed off relievers by the Rangers, per an announcement from the Texas organization. (MLBTR reported that he’d been claimed by an unknown team this afternoon.) Players claimed off release waivers have five days to accept the assignment to their new club or reject in favor of…

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Diamondbacks To Sign Stephen Vogt

Diamondbacks To Sign Stephen Vogt The Diamondbacks are in agreement on a one-year contract with free-agent catcher Stephen Vogt, ESPN’s Jeff Passan reports (via Twitter). The deal contains a vesting option for the 2021 season. Vogt is represented by All Bases Covered Sports Management. More to come. Source: https://www.mlbtraderumors.com/2019/11/diamondbacks-sign-stephen-vogt.html

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Astros Sign Dustin Garneau

Astros Sign Dustin Garneau 3:42pm: The signing is now official. Furthermore, agent Marc Kligman tells Mark Berman of FOX 26 that the deal guarantees Garneau $650K for the upcoming season (Twitter link). 10:43am: The Astros have agreed to a one-year deal with backstop Dustin Garneau, per Jake Kaplan of The Athletic (via Twitter). It appears that…

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Phillies Sign Josh Harrison

Phillies Sign Josh Harrison The Phillies have signed infielder Josh Harrison to a minor league contract and invited him to Spring Training, per a team announcement. MLB Network’s Jon Heyman had recently reported that the MSM Sports client was weighing minor league interest from as many as five clubs (Twitter link). A two-time All-Star with…

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Sep 14: McLain wins 30th

Sep 14: McLain wins 30th SEPTEMBER 14, 1968 | DETROIT, MICHIGAN – Denny McLain of the Detroit Tigers won his 30th game of the year on this date in 1968. The Tigers beat the Oakland Athletics 5-4. Reggie Jackson‘s second home run of the game had put the A’s ahead 4-3. The Tigers scored two…

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Mariners Sign Kendall Graveman

Mariners Sign Kendall Graveman 2:14pm: The Mariners have announced the signing. Their 40-man roster is now up to 38 players. 9:35am: The Mariners have agreed to a one-year, MLB deal with righty Kendall Graveman, according to Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic (Twitter links). It’ll promise him $2MM, a sum that includes a $1.5MM salary for 2020…

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