Dunedin Blue Jays strike out 24 in Class A game

Change of plans Braves activate Ronald Acuna Jr

DUNEDIN, Fla. — Prospects for the lower Class A Dunedin Blue Jays struck out 24 batters in a 1-0 win over the New York Yankees’ Tampa Tarpons in the Florida State League on Saturday night, throwing a combined two hits. Nick Frasso, a 24-year-old right-hander, struck out eight in three innings. Dahian Santos, a 19-year-old … Read more

Jeff Nelson and what happened between Blue Jays and Athletics is proof that MLB needs the automated strike zone

Jeff Nelson and what happened between Blue Jays and Athletics

The main umpire of Saturday’s game was the protagonist of one of the most criticized performances in recent memory of the Major Leagues Jeff Nelson is a name that probably very few people know outside the circles of Big leagues. The American umpire has been assigned to important tasks, including four World Series, which in … Read more

MLB: Distracted Coach Texted Astros Prospect Amid Strike

MLB Distracted Coach Texted Astros Prospect Amid Strike

The lockout ended today had negative consequences for all players in the union, but among those with the potential to be most affected were those who have earned spots on the 40-man roster but will likely spend this year in the minors. With Spring Training and the regular season now delayed, they missed out on … Read more

Players present counteroffer on day 98 of the bosses’ strike

Players present counteroffer on day 98 of the bosses strike

NEW YORK — Player negotiators presented their latest counteroffer to major league owners Wednesday after commissioner Rob Manfred missed a deadline he had set for a deal to preserve a 162-year season. games. With various intervals, the parties spent 16 and a half hours during a round of negotiations that began on Tuesday and ended … Read more

Miguel Cabrera and how the employer strike affects the arrival of more feats

Miguel Cabrera and how the employer strike affects the arrival

Harold Capote Fernandez Although the immediate consequences of the lockout in the Major Leagues are measured mainly in economic aspects, the situation goes much further. And it is that players with a very serious option of one day being members of the Hall of Fame, such as the Venezuelan Miguel Cabrera, see their options reduced … Read more

And if the MLB returns to raise replacement players strike 94-95

And if the MLB returns to raise replacement players strike

Replacement players strike (stoppage) 94-95 To remember the issue of replacement players during the strike (stoppage) of LMB 94-95, I consulted with colleagues from the Universitas International Baseball Law Seminar, and the lawyer Israel Chaparro recalled this about it: (Anyone who did not have a job at the time, but had an American visa and … Read more

The bosses’ strike in the Major Leagues: a conflict without a clear horizon

The bosses strike in the Major Leagues a conflict without

Guillermo Linares / @Guille94 The current conflict between Major League Baseball (MLB) and the Players Association It still has ball lovers in suspense. Last December 1, at 11:59 at night, the collective contract that allowed transactions, signing free agents, and other movements in an industry that is still paralyzed, with three formal meetings and the … Read more

There are 151 Dominicans on a roster of 40 awaiting the end of the strike in MLB

There are 151 Dominicans on a roster of 40 awaiting

Under normal conditions, the Dominican baseball fan would be finishing digesting the defeat of the Giants in the Caribbean Series against a team of little pedigree like the Caimanes de Barranquilla with the opening of the camps for pitchers and catchers in Arizona and Florida. And nightclubs would be promoting parties to send off players … Read more