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Orioles roster move 07/17/19

July 17, 2019

Following tonight’s game, the Orioles made the following roster move:

  • Optioned RHP Tayler Scott to Triple-A Norfolk.

Red Sox mourn the passing of Pumpsie Green, first African-American player in franchise history

Former infielder appeared in 327 games for Boston from 1959-62
July 17, 2019

BOSTON, MA – The Boston Red Sox mourn the loss of Pumpsie Green, who passed away today at Kaiser San Leandro Hospital at the age of 85. The first African-American player in franchise history, his 13-year professional career included parts of five major league seasons with the Red Sox (1959-62)

Tonight's Yankees-Rays game postponed due to the forecast of severe weather

July 17, 2019

ONLY TICKETS DATED THURSDAY, JULY 18, WILL BE VALID FOR THE DOUBLEHEADER. TICKETS FOR TONIGHT'S ORIGINALLY SCHEDULED GAME (DATED WEDNESDAY, JULY 17) WILL NOT BE VALID FOR TOMORROW’S DOUBLEHEADER. The New York Yankees announced that tonight's game between the Yankees and Rays has been postponed due to the forecast of

Angels' Ramirez disciplined

July 17, 2019

Pitcher Noé Ramirez of the Los Angeles Angels has received a three-game suspension and an undisclosed fine for throwing a pitch in the area of the head of Jake Marisnick of the Houston Astros in the top of the sixth inning of Tuesday night’s game at Angel Stadium. Joe Torre,

Philadelphia's Neris disciplined

July 17, 2019

Pitcher Hector Neris of the Philadelphia Phillies has received a three-game suspension and an undisclosed fine for intentionally throwing a pitch in the area of the head of David Freese of the Los Angeles Dodgers in the top of the ninth inning of Tuesday night’s game at Citizens Bank Park.

Philadelphia's Neris disciplined 

July 17, 2019

Pitcher Héctor Neris of the Philadelphia Phillies has received a three-game suspension and an undisclosed fine for intentionally throwing a pitch in the area of the head of David Freese of the Los Angeles Dodgers in the top of the ninth inning of Tuesday night’s game at Citizens Bank Park.

Academy Notebook: Academy All-Star squads head to RBI Southwest Regionals

July 17, 2019

Teams from the Texas Rangers MLB Youth Academy at Mercy Street Sports Complex, Presented by Toyota, are set to hit the road again this weekend, bound for Austin to participate in the RBI Southwest Regionals from Friday, July 19 through Sunday, July 21. Made up of All-Stars from the Academy’s

Nationals recall Erick Fedde

July 17, 2019

The Washington Nationals recalled right-handed pitcher Erick Fedde from Double-A Harrisburg and optioned infielder Adrián Sanchez to Double-A Harrisburg on Wednesday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Fedde, 26, was recalled to make his seventh Major League start of the season on Wednesday

Yankees acquire OF Terrance Gore from Kansas City

July 17, 2019

The Yankees have acquired OF Terrance Gore from the Kansas City Royals in exchange for cash considerations. The right-handed batter hit .275 (14-for-51) with 13R, 2 doubles, 1 triple, 1RBI and 13SB (in 18 attempts) in a career-high 37 games with the Royals this season. In 100 games over parts

White Sox make three roster moves, July 17, 2019

July 17, 2019

KANSAS CITY – Prior to tonight’s game at Kansas City, the Chicago White Sox placed outfielder Eloy Jiménez on the 10-day injured list with right ulnar nerve contusion, purchased the contract of infielder Ryan Goins from Class AAA Charlotte and outrighted right-handed pitcher Juan Minaya to Charlotte. Jiménez, 23, suffered

Texas Rangers Academy Notebook, July 17, 2019

July 17, 2019

Teams from the Texas Rangers MLB Youth Academy at Mercy Street Sports Complex, Presented by Toyota, are set to hit the road again this weekend, bound for Austin to participate in the RBI Southwest Regionals from Friday, July 19 through Sunday, July 21. Made up of All-Stars from the Academy’s

Mariners Homestand Highlights for July 19-28

July 17, 2019

Ceremonial First Pitches

  • Saturday, July 20 – Mike Hopkins, University of Washington Men’s Basketball Coach
  • Friday, July 26 – Allie Long, Seattle Reign and U.S. Women’s World Cup Champion Friday, July 19 vs. Los Angeles Angels (7:10pm) Guys Night Out – Gather your pals and have a proper

Mac Williamson outrighted to Triple-A Tacoma 

Williamson was designated for assignment yesterday
July 17, 2019

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President & General Manager of Baseball Operations Jerry Dipoto announced today that outfielder Mac Williamson has been outrighted to AAA Tacoma. Williamson, 28, was designated for assignment by the Mariners yesterday (7/16). He was signed by Seattle as a minor league free agent

Colorado Rockies transactions, July 17, 2019

July 17, 2019

The Colorado Rockies announced today that they have transferred infielder Brendan Rodgers from the 10-day injured list to the 60-day injured list. Additionally, the Rockies have reinstated left-handed pitcher Harrison Musgrave from the 60-day IL and optioned him to Triple-A Albuquerque. The Rockies have a full 40-man roster.

Mets trade RHP Wilmer Font to Toronto

July 17, 2019

The Mets have traded RHP Wilmer Font to the Toronto Blue Jays in exchange for cash considerations. Font was 2-2 with a 5.20 ERA in 25 combined games this year with Tampa Bay and New York. He was designated for assignment on July 12.

Blue Jays acquire RHP Wilmer Font

July 17, 2019

The TORONTO BLUE JAYS have acquired RHP WILMER FONT from the NEW YORK METS in exchange for cash considerations. FONT, 29, has made 22 relief appearances for the Mets and Rays organizations this season, along with 3 starts in New York combining to go 2-2 with a 5.20 ERA. The

The Sheepdogs and James Barker Band headline Blue Jays Summer Sound Festival presented by Bacardi

The event will extend over two days for the first time, on Aug. 9-10, at Rogers Centre
July 17, 2019

The TORONTO BLUE JAYS today announce that Canadian bands The Sheepdogs and James Barker Band will headline an extended two-day Summer Sound Festival presented by Bacardi, on Friday, Aug. 9 and Saturday, Aug. 10, while the Blue Jays take on the New York Yankees. The festivities start outside Gates 10

Homestand Highlights - Reds vs. Cardinals, July 18-21

July 17, 2019

Thursday, July 18, 2019 – Reds vs. St. Louis Cardinals, 7:10 p.m. (Gates open at 5:40 p.m.) • Yasiel Puig “Wild Horse” Bobblehead: Bobblehead of the Reds outfielder with his tongue out and showing off his massive arms while riding a horse to the first 20,000 fans. • Reds All-Stars

Brewers Community Foundation awards scholarships to 22 local students

July 16, 2019

MILWAUKEE – Brewers Community Foundation (BCF) awarded 22 local students with scholarships this season through the Allan H. Selig, Players/Coaches and Miller Park Community scholarship programs. More than $100,000 will be donated to this year’s recipients of the scholarship programs, which has awarded more than 225 scholarships for college education

Twins reinstate Cron and Rosario from injured list

Buxton placed on injured list and Morin designated for release or assignment
July 16, 2019

The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have reinstated first baseman C.J. Cron and outfielder Eddie Rosario from the 10-day Injured List. Cron, who missed the Twins last five games with right thumb inflammation, is hitting .266 (80-for-301) with 18 doubles, 17 home runs, 54 RBI, 23 walks and an

D-backs add STEM Dugout to Chase Field

July 16, 2019

PHOENIX — The Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation has added the STEM Dugout, presented by Resolution Copper, in the upper concourse rotunda for kids visiting Chase Field to learn about baseball’s inclusion of science, technology, engineering and math. The STEM Dugout will allow kids to learn STEM-related facts, play baseball-themed games and

Marcus Semien wins Oakland Athletics Heart and Hustle Award

A player from each MLB team wins respected honor
July 16, 2019

Colorado Springs, Colo. - The Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association (MLBPAA) is pleased to announce Marcus Semien as the Oakland Athletics 2019 Heart and Hustle Award winner. This esteemed award honors active players who demonstrate a passion for the game of baseball and best embody the values, spirit and

Cardinals' Matt Carpenter placed on 10-day injured list

Rookie infielder Edmundo Sosa recalled from Memphis (AAA)
July 16, 2019

ST. LOUIS, Mo., July 16, 2019 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced prior to tonight’s game, that they have placed infielder Matt Carpenter (right foot contusion) on the 10-day Injured List and recalled rookie infielder Edmundo Sosa from Memphis (AAA). Carpenter injured his foot during the 7th inning of last

Cubs announce roster moves for July 16

July 16, 2019

CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs today placed catcher Willson Contreras on the 10-day injured list (retroactive to July 14) with a right foot strain, added catcher Martin Maldonado to the 25-man roster and recalled right-handed pitcher Alec Mills from Triple-A Iowa. Maldonado will wear uniform number 38 and start at

Nationals recall RHP Austin Voth from AA Harrisburg

July 16, 2019

The Washington Nationals recalled right-handed pitcher Austin Voth from Double-A Harrisburg and optioned catcher Spencer Kieboom to Double-A Harrisburg on Tuesday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announclement. Voth, 27, returns to the Nationals after making one start for Double-A Harrisburg on July 11