The MLBPA has taken the first steps toward unionization of the minor leagues. This should be interesting.
Michael Lorenzen is scheduled to be back soon. He just allowed six earned runs including two homers in 3 2/3 innings in Salt Lake City over the weekend. The Angels released Jesse Chavez yesterday.
Clay Holmes came off the injured list for the Yankees in time to be available in the series against the Angels.
The Red Sox just designated Hirokazu Sawamura and Austin Davis for assignment. The Reds designated Max Shrock aka Nosferatu for assignment.
The Cubs will place Justin Steele and Adrian Sampson on the restricted list because they can’t enter Canada.
Infielder Ryan Goins cleared waivers. The Braves outrighted him to the minors.
Bartolo Colon wants to play in one more winter league season and then call it quits.
The Philadelphia Phillies are hiring a Quantitative Analyst Associate.
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