Well, the 2021 All Star Game is this evening. As many of you probably know, Shohei Ohtani will be the American League starting pitcher for the All Star Game. Shohei will also be the leadoff hitter for the American League. To commemorate the event, Stephen A. Smith was under fire for a rant about Shohei Ohtani using an interpreter in his interviews.
Max Scherzer will be the National League starting pitcher in the All Star Game.
Angels Draft Results
It looks like Kumar Rocker will be getting an over slot bonus of $6 million.
The White Sox straight-up released Adam Eaton. He is now a free agent available for pro-rated league minimum.
Major League Baseball made a $150 Million commitment to the Players Alliance to build more equitable systems in the sport and Increase black participation.
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