Minor League Baseball is now a branch of Major League Baseball helping to create the Major League monolith that Rob Manfred is trying to build. Dick Williams resigned as President of Baseball operations for the Cincinnati Reds.
62% of the runs in the Division Series have come via the home run. Ronald Acuna Jr. is unrepentant about his home runs and bat flips. He has an explanation, though, for why he keeps getting hit. Meanwhile pitcher Sandy Alcantara is ready and willing to fight Ronald Acuna Jr. It’s just a game people.
Zack Greinke has arm soreness but apparently no structural damage. No one seems to know why Jayce Tingler was ejected from Game 1 of Padres vs. Dodgers the other night. Oakland won on Wednesday 9-7 to stay alive in their Division Series.
Sorry! I couldn’t really find any Angels news for today.
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