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The Angels optioned several guys, including Jo Adell, to the minor leagues. Franklin Barreto is shut down for four to six weeks due to elbow inflammation.
Pitcher Arm Injuries
Zac Gallen, right handed pitcher for the Diamondbacks has forearm soreness he got while in the batting cage. Blue Jays right hander Kirby Yates has a flexor Pronator strain in his throwing arm and will miss multiple weeks. Rangers closer Jose LeClerc will miss an extended amount of time with elbow soreness.
Links From Around Baseball
Salvador Perez got an $82 Million extension from the Royals over the weekend. CJ Cron made the MLB Roster of the Rockies. This tweet gives some details on his contract at the major league level. A security guard at an Astros game (versus the Marlins) banged a trash can before every pitch of an Alex Bregman at bat. Bregman struck out looking.