Mike Rizzo On Nationals’ Deadline Plans

Mike Rizzo On Nationals’ Deadline Plans Nationals president of baseball operations Mike Rizzo took to the airwaves to discuss his organization’s approach to the upcoming trade deadline. The audio from MLB Network Radio on Sirius XM is available on Twitter. Unsurprisingly, the long-time D.C. baseball ops leader says that the front office will work for…

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Phillies Move Nick Pivetta To Bullpen

Phillies Move Nick Pivetta To Bullpen The Phillies will shift righty Nick Pivetta into the bullpen, manager Gabe Kapler tells reporters including Matt Breen of the Philadelphia Inquirer (via Twitter). He’ll be available in a relief capacity beginning this evening. This’ll be the second time that the 26-year-old has been bumped from his rotation spot.…

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2019 Trade Value:

2019 Trade Value: Ronald Acuna is #1!And here we are at No. 1. Many of you predicted this in the comments, and it seemed pretty obvious from the start to me and everyone I ran this list by. Acuna was being hyped by very reasonable people last year as the next best player in the…

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The Five Trends That Could Define Baseball’s Future – The Ringer

The Five Trends That Could Define Baseball’s Future – The Ringer Baseball is always evolving, partly through random mutations—like a suddenly supercharged baseball, assuming MLB is being honest about not intentionally tampering with the pill—but largely through the same principle that governs evolution in other cutthroat environments: Traits that aid an organism’s survival tend to…

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