Daily Prospect Notes: 4/8/2019

Daily Prospect Notes: 4/8/2019 These are notes on prospects from lead prospect analyst Eric Longenhagen. Read previous installments here. Luis Robert, CF, Chicago White SoxLevel: Hi-A   Age: 21   Org Rank: 4   FV: 55Line: 2-for-4, HR, 2 HBP Notes Off to hot start, Robert has multi-hit efforts in each of his first four…

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Giants Acquire Tyler Austin

Giants Acquire Tyler Austin The Giants announced Monday that they’ve acquired first baseman/outfielder Tyler Austin from the Twins in exchange for minor league outfielder Malique Ziegler. To open a spot on the roster, they’ve designated fellow first baseman/outfielder Connor Joe for assignment. Austin, 27, will add a powerful but strikeout-prone bat to the Giants’ outfield…

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Offseason In Review: Cincinnati Reds

Offseason In Review: Cincinnati Reds This is the latest post of MLBTR’s annual Offseason in Review series, in which we take stock of every team’s winter dealings. The Reds promised to grow their payroll and backed up their bawdy talk with three significant trades. Major League Signings Zach Duke, LHP, one-year, $2MM Trades and Claims…

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