Zach Neto is apparently OK after that painful at bat in the ninth inning on Sunday. Jared Walsh is making the most out of what remains in the season. He’s feeling a lot better he says. Here is Hannah Keyser giving Shohei Ohtani grief for not talking to the media since August 9. Says Nez Balelo, “There’s really no need for him to address the media.”
The Padres are not a dysfunctional organization according to the Padres. Will Aaron Boone get canned by the Yankees? Boone doesn’t know. The Red Sox are reportedly looking at Sam Fuld as a potential replacement for Chaim Bloom.
This is the Fangraphs 2024 Free Agent Tracker if you want to get an early start on your Perry Minasian articles.
The Reds reinstated Kevin Newman from the injured list and then designated him for assignment. The Braves did the same thing to Ehire Adrianza. In other Braves news, they may use Kyle Wright out of the bullpen during the playoffs.
Former MLB pitcher Roric Harrison passed away at the age of 77.
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