Astros Place Ryan Pressly On IL

Astros Place Ryan Pressly On IL The Astros have placed reliever Ryan Pressly on the 10-day injured list, per Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle (Twitter link). It seems the move was technically made yesterday, Jake Kaplan of The Athletic notes on Twitter, since it’s backdated to June 27th. Fortunately, this still seems to be…

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Braves Bolster Bullpen With Chris Martin

Braves Bolster Bullpen With Chris Martin In a trade that may or may not dissolve Coldplay, the Braves cushioned their bullpen on Tuesday night by acquiring right-handed reliever Chris Martin. Per The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal, the Braves obtained Martin from the Rangers in exchange for Triple-A lefty Kolby Allard. The Braves currently have a fairly…

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Prospect Roundup: Games of July 30

Prospect Roundup: Games of July 30 White Sox catcher Zack Collins tied his career high with six RBIs for Triple-A Charlotte, while Astros infielder Abraham Toro collected four hits for Double-A Corpus Christi. Source: https://www.milb.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20190731&content_id=309567296&fext=.jsp&vkey=news_milb&sid=milb

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Latest On Mike Leake

Latest On Mike Leake As a highly compensated member of a cellar-dwelling team, Mariners righty Mike Leake is a rather obvious trade candidate. But his full no-trade rights have complicated attempts to move him, and it has long been unclear whether a deal might be struck. There was some anticipation that Leake could be shipped out…

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