World Baseball Classic teams will get spring training showcases. Team USA plays the Angels on March 9, 2023. There will be no Team Japan showcase, apparently. The Dominican Republic will do theirs over in Florida.
News Flash!: The Angels will seek to improve their offense and bullpen this off season.
Sandy Alcantara won the National League Cy Young Award.
Forty year old Justin Verlander is seeking Max Scherzer level money.
Bryce Harper will be having surgery to repair his torn ulnar collateral ligament. They still haven’t decided if he will need the full Tommy John procedure.
The Texas Rangers hired Will Venable as Associate Manager to work alnogside Bruce Bochy.
The Royals released 24 year old catcher Sebastian Rivera. The Rockies and Dinelson Lamet came to an agreement thereby avoiding arbitration.
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