From the OC Register, the Angels have discussed moving Mike Trout to a corner outfield position when he returns.
The Angels have brought up right handed reliever Austin Warren.
Right handed pitcher Oliver Ortega was promoted from the Trash Pandas up to AAA.
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Yesterday’s game between the Phillies and Nationals was postponed due to a large outbreak of COVID-19 among the Nationals.
Joey Gallo has been traded to the Yankees.
The Rockies traded right handed reliever Mychal Givens to the Reds in exchange for right handers Case Williams and Noah Davis. The Reds designated Josh Osich for Assigment to make room. The Reds also acquired Luis Cessa and Justin Wilson from the Yankees.
The Rangers signed number two overall draft pick Jack Leiter. Heh heh heh! He said “number two.”
In the year of groin strains, C.J. Cron is the latest victim.
Left handed relievers Paul Fry and Tanner Scott of the Orioles are drawing a lot of trade interest. The article mentions in passing that Tony Watson may be traded if the Angels ever figure out what their trade position is. I guess that amounts to speculation.
It’s official. The Mariners acquired starter Tyler Anderson from the Pirates.
The Marlins got left handed pitcher Jesus Luzardo from the Athletics for Starling Marte. The Marlins are trading right handed reliever Yimi Garcia to the Astros who have designated Austin Pruitt for Assignment in an unrelated move.
Stephen Strasburg will be having season ending neck surgery.
The Brewers are acquiring infielder Eduardo Escobar from the Diamondbacks.
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