Connect with us

National League

Giants Activate Hunter Strickland

Published

on

The San Francisco Giants activated right handed pitcher Hunter Strickland who has recovered from surgery to repair a fractured hand back in June, suffering the injury when he punched a door out of frustration following a blown save.

San Francisco then transferred Pablo Sandoval to the 60-day disabled list.

Strickland had posted a 2.84 ERA prior to the injury.

 

Continue Reading

National League

Phillies Sign Andrew McCutchen to 3-Year, $50M Contract

Published

on

The Philadelphia Phillies have agreed to terms with free agent veteran outfielder Andrew McCutchen on a 3-year, $50 million contract, according to The Athletic’s Matt Gelb.

McCutchen, 32, started the 2018 campaign with the San Francisco Giants before being traded to the New York Yankees ahead of the MLB trade deadline.

McCutchen performed well for the Yankees, and the Phillies are banking on that version of McCutchen moving forward.

Continue Reading

Miami Marlins

Marlins Outright Yadiel Rivera, Brett Graves

Published

on

The Miami Marlins have outrighted infielder Yadiel Rivera and right hander Brett Graves, according to the Sun-Sentinel’s Wells Dusenbury.

Rivera, 26, hit the majors this past season to the tune of a .173/.269/.216 batting line in 160 plate appearances.

Graves pitched for Miami this season, his first stint in the majors, and posted a 5.40 ERA.

Continue Reading

Arizona Diamondbacks

Diamondbacks Sign Merrill Kelly To Two-Year Deal

Published

on

The Arizona Diamondbacks have signed right hander Merrill Kelly to a two-year, $5.5 million contract, according to Yahoo Sports’ Jeff Passan.

Kelly’s new deal will pay him $2 million in 2019 and $3 million in 2020 and includes a pair of club options. The 30-year old has never pitched in the major leagues but had an impressive four-year stint in the Korea Baseball Organization.

Kelly was a former prospect in the Tampa Bay Rays organization.

Continue Reading

Trending