Gabe Kapler Gets Vote Of Confidence

Gabe Kapler Gets Vote Of Confidence It hasn’t been a banner year for the Phillies, who’ve fallen short of expectations after an action-packed winter, but they’re not going to assign blame to manager Gabe Kapler. He’s not in danger of losing his job this season, general manager Matt Klentak told Matt Breen of the Philadelpia…

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Jordan Hicks Suffers Torn UCL

Jordan Hicks Suffers Torn UCL Cardinals closer Jordan Hicks has suffered a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow, the team announced. Hicks may need to undergo Tommy John surgery as a result, though the club noted it’s still determining the next course of action. More to come. Source: https://www.mlbtraderumors.com/2019/06/jordan-hicks-suffers-torn-ucl.html

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Junk Wax for the win!

Junk Wax for the win! Okay, I admit it. I’m kind of a collecting snob. As a vintage collector I tend to thumb my nose at modern and recoil instantly at anything that shines, refracts, redeems, rainbows, or retails for more than 30 cents a pack. So what was I doing this past weekend up…

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Tigers’ Greene debuts with bang

Tigers’ Greene debuts with bang Tigers prospect Riley Greene fell a triple of the cycle, collecting two home runs and five RBIs to lead Rookie-level GCL Tigers West to a 9-4 victory over the GCL Blue Jays at Tigertown on Monday afternoon. Source: https://www.milb.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20190624&content_id=308418772&fext=.jsp&vkey=news_milb&sid=milb

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Phillies Select Fernando Salas

Phillies Select Fernando Salas The Phillies announced Monday that they’ve selected the contract of veteran reliever Fernando Salas. Outfielder Andrew McCutchen was moved to the 60-day injured list to open a spot on the 40-man roster, while fellow righty Enyel De Los Santos was optioned to Triple-A Lehigh Valley to clear a spot on the…

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