Nationals To Sign Eric Thames

Nationals To Sign Eric Thames In a continuation of a recent signing bonanza, the Nationals have struck a deal with veteran first baseman Eric Thames, according to Britt Ghiroli of The Athletic (via Twitter). It’s a one-year, $3MM pact that includes a mutual option, per MLB.com’s Mark Feinsand (via Twitter). More to come … Source:…

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TRAQ Series: Youth Athlete

TRAQ Series: Youth Athlete This mini-blog was written by Micah Simpson, a 13-year-old baseball player. I signed up for TRAQ because my strength trainer, who I had worked with for six years, moved away, and I wasn’t able to find a solid replacement who was either baseball specific or affordable. So, I created my own…

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Rockies Sign Kelby Tomlinson

Rockies Sign Kelby Tomlinson The Rockies have agreed to a minor league contract with infielder Kelby Tomlinson, Thomas Harding of MLB.com tweets. The deal includes an invitation to major league spring training. The 29-year-old Tomlinson is best known for his run as part of the division-rival Giants, who selected him in the 12th round of…

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Orioles To Sign Jose Iglesias

Orioles To Sign Jose Iglesias The Orioles have reached a one-year, $3MM deal with shortstop Jose Iglesias, Mark Feinsand of MLB.com tweets. The pact also includes an option for 2021 that would make the contract worth roughly $6MM. More to come. Source: https://www.mlbtraderumors.com/2020/01/orioles-to-sign-jose-iglesias.html

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Giants Sign Tyler Heineman

Giants Sign Tyler Heineman The Giants have signed catcher Tyler Heineman, he announced Monday on Twitter. It’s presumably a minor league contract for Heineman, who comes with little experience in the majors. Now 28 years old, Heineman entered the pro ranks as an eighth-round pick of the Astros in 2012. The part-time magician has since…

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