The Twins took a major step toward solidifying their rotation late Saturday night, acquiring right-hander Jake Odorizzi from the Rays for shortstop prospect Jermaine Palacios, the club announced.
The Rays completed a busy night of activity by trading Jake Odorizzi to the Twins for Minor League shortstop Jermaine Palacios, Minnesota’s No. 27 prospect per MLB Pipeline. Earlier in the evening, the Rays acquired first baseman C.J. Cron from the Angels for a player to be named, and they designated for assignment DH/left fielder […]
In a surprising move, the Tampa Bay Rays announced Saturday they acquired first baseman C.J. Cron from the Los Angeles Angels for a player to be named later, and designated Corey Dickerson for assignment. While the 28-year-old Cron provides the Rays with a starting first baseman to replace free agent Logan Morrison, removing Dickerson – […]
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To counter the unusually quiet MLB offseason — overshadowed by some union complaints of collusion by baseball owners to keep costs down this winter — the Major League Baseball Players Association kicked off a series of organized workouts for unsigned players. The camp site, with workouts being run
Baseball’s 31st spring training camp will operate behind closed doors. The MLB Players Association is barring all media from attending the union-operated free-agent training camp in Bradenton, Fla., a union spokesperson confirmed to The Associated Press on Monday night. MLBPA executive director Tony Clark declined to comment to AP about the media ban. Amid the […]
As they prepare to report to Spring Training this week, the Nationals made a move Monday night to improve their position player depth. Washington acquired utility man Matt Reynolds from the Mets in exchange for cash considerations.
Prospect lists are a fun part of the offseason, particularly when the winter freezes the hot stove like it did this year. During 2018's winter doldrums, the five notable sets of prospect rankings from MLB Pipeline, Baseball America, ESPN, Baseball Prospectus, and FanGraphs drew significant interest. Of particular note was where Los Angeles Angels prospect […]
Marlins manager Don Mattingly is not shying away from the challenge of working and developing a young roster.
The New York Yankees acquired a superstar of a different variety on Wednesday when they traded future considerations to the Texas Rangers for the rights to Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson, the Rangers announced, according to Jerry Crasnick of ESPN. "This is a unique opportunity for us to learn from an extraordinary athlete who has […]