Giants sign LHP Nick Swiney

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – The San Francisco Giants have signed LHP Nick Swiney, the 67th overall selection from this year’s First-Year Player Draft, the club announced today. The Giants have now come to terms with five of their seven selections. Swiney went 4-0 with a 1.29 ERA (4er, 28.0ip) and struck out 42 batters in four starts en […]

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MLB and MLBPA announce first COVID-19 test results

Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association jointly announced today the first set of results for the COVID-19 testing conducted as part of the mandatory Intake Screening process under MLB’s COVID-19 Health Monitoring & Testing Plan, prior to the workouts and full baseball activities that are beginning today. The independent Utah laboratory […]

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Toronto FC signs Goalkeeper Silva

Toronto FC announced today that the club has signed goalkeeper Kevin Silva. As per club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. “Kevin has worked hard and performed well throughout his time with TFC II. He has a great attitude and will continue to develop working alongside Quentin and Alex on the first team,” […]

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Blue Bombers add two to roster

WINNIPEG, MB., – The Winnipeg Blue Bombers today announce the club has signed American receiver Alonzo Russell and American defensive back Makinton Dorleant. Russell (6-4, 220, Toledo, September 29, 1992 in Washington, DC) spent the 2019 season with the XFL’s St. Louis BattleHawks, recording 15 catches for 161 yards and one touchdown in five games. […]

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Pirates sign final three 2020 Draft selections, including Competitive Balance A pick Carmen Mlodzinski

The Pittsburgh Pirates today announced they have signed Competitive Balance A round selection Carmen Mlodzinski (pronounced ma-JINSK-ee), second round pick Jared Jones and third round pick Nick Garcia from the 2020 First-Year Player Draft. Pittsburgh also signed non-drafted free agent catcher Joe Jimenez on Thursday. The 21-year-old Mlodzinski (selected 31st overall), was a Baseball America […]

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Giants sign three additional players from 2020 Draft

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — The San Francisco Giants announced today that they have signed three additional players from this year’s First-Year Player Draft including; IF Casey Schmitt, the Giants’ 49th overall pick, IF Jimmy Glowenke, the club’s 68th overall pick and RHP Ryan Murphy, San Francisco’s fifth round selection. The Giants have now come to terms with four of their […]

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Cubs statement on LHP José Quintana

CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs today provided the following update on left-handed pitcher José Quintana. Last Saturday while washing dishes at his home in Miami, Quintana suffered a laceration on his left thumb that required five stitches. This morning in Chicago, Quintana underwent microscopic surgery on his left thumb to further determine the extent of his […]

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