The Mets’ Unsung Offensive Star

The Mets’ Unsung Offensive Star It was an action-packed offseason for rookie Mets general manager Brodie Van Wagenen, who stole headlines with his transactions and his bold proclamations naming his club the favorite in the National League East. Van Wagenen’s roster hasn’t performed to expectations since then, but after a tumultuous few months, the team…

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Nationals Designate Kyle Barraclough For Assignment

Nationals Designate Kyle Barraclough For Assignment The Nationals have designated right-hander Kyle Barraclough for assignment, per a team announcement. His spot on the roster will go to infielder Asdrubal Cabrera, whose previously reported one-year contract has now been officially announced by the Nationals. Infielder Adrian Sanchez has been optioned to Double-A Harrisburg in an additional…

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Tigers Claim David McKay

Tigers Claim David McKay The Tigers announced that they’ve claimed right-hander David McKay off waivers from the Mariners and optioned him to Triple-A Toledo. The move fills Detroit’s 40-man roster. McKay, 24, made his big league debut with Seattle earlier this season, tossing seven innings out of the bullpen. He was tagged for four runs…

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Rangers To Promote Kolby Allard

Rangers To Promote Kolby Allard Left-hander Kolby Allard’s time with the Rangers’ Triple-A affiliate will apparently only span one start. Texas announced on Tuesday that Allard will be promoted from Triple-A Nashville to start against the Brewers. Allard, the No. 14 overall pick by the Braves in the 2015 draft, was traded from Atlanta to…

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