Winter Meetings Prospect trades Rule 5 Draft Draft lottery

Winter Meetings Prospect trades Rule 5 Draft Draft lottery

For people who track prospects, baseball action never really stops. The Arizona Fall League carries us past the World Series. LIDOM and other winter leagues featuring up-and-coming stars really start cooking shortly thereafter, bringing us within a few short weeks of pitchers and catchers reporting to Spring Training. The clear high point between November and … Read more

Zach Eflin agrees to deal with Rays (source)

ST. PETERSBURG — While their top priority this offseason is improving their lineup, the Rays’ first significant addition was a move meant to upgrade their already-imposing starting rotation. The Rays are in agreement on a three-year, $40 million contract with right-hander Zach Eflin — the first notable strike on the free-agent pitching market this offseason … Read more

Gaylord Perry passes away

Gaylord Perry passes away \n”,”providerName”:”Twitter”,”providerUrl”:””,”type”:”rich”,”width”:550,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”gaylord-perry-passes-away\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.12″:{“data”:{“type”:”id”,”generated”:true,”id”:”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”gaylord-perry-passes-away\”,\”type\”:\”story\”})”,”typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”type”:”oembed”,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbed”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”gaylord-perry-passes-away\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.13″:{“content”:”Rivals claimed that Vaseline was Perry’s active ingredient, explaining why the grounds crew at Philadelphia’s Connie Mack Stadium devoted extra time and energy to cleaning the plexiglass backstop before one of Perry’s starts against the Phillies. As catcher Dick Dietz recalled in the 1979 book \”SF Giants: An Oral History,\” Philadelphia’s … Read more