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Twins Select Shortstop Kaelen Culpepper With The 21st Overall Pick In The 2024 First-year Player Draft

Twins select SS Kyle DeBarge in First Compensatory Round; 3B Billy Amick selected in second round; LHP Dasan Hill picked in Competitive Balance Round B
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MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN – The Minnesota Twins announced tonight that they have selected shortstop Kaelen Culpepper from Kansas State University with the 21st overall selection in the first round of the 2024 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft. The 6-foot, 195-pound infielder hit .328 (80-for-244) with 15 doubles, six triples,

Phillies Select Dante Nori In First Round Of 2024 MLB Draft

Club Selects Griffin Burkholder With Second-round Pick
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The Phillies have selected Dante Nori, a 19-year-old outfielder from Northville High School (MI), in the first round (No. 27 overall) of the 2024 MLB Draft, Brian Barber, Assistant General Manager, Amateur Scouting, announced tonight. Nori slashed .477/.575/.748 with a 1.323 OPS, 52 runs scored, 23 extra-base hits, 32 walks

Yankees Select Two Players on the First Day of the 2024 MLB First-Year Player Draft

10:21 AM EDT

On Sunday, the New York Yankees selected two players over the first two rounds of the 2024 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft. With their first-round selection (26th overall), the club drafted RHP Ben Hess out of the University of Alabama. In the second round, the Yankees chose RHP Bryce

Red Sox Select Outfielder Braden Montgomery with First Pick (12th Overall) in 2024 Draft

Club Also Selects Left-Handed Pitcher Payton Tolle in Second Round (50th Overall)
7:28 AM EDT

BOSTON, MA - The Boston Red Sox selected outfielder Braden Montgomery out of Texas A&M University with their first-round pick (12th overall) in the 2024 MLB First-Year Player Draft. The club also selected left-handed pitcher Payton Tolle out of Texas Christian University in the second round (50th overall). Montgomery, 21,

MLB Completes First Day of 2024 Draft Presented by Nike

Guardians Select Travis Bazzana First Overall; Six Players in Attendance Taken on Opening Night; Diverse Players Make Up 30 Percent of First 30 Selections; Three Wake Forest Teammates Selected within Top 10, Second-Ever Trio of Teammates Selected within Top 10
12:09 AM EDT

Major League Baseball has completed the first day of the 2024 Draft, which aired live on MLB Network and ESPN this evening in Fort Worth, Texas at Cowtown Coliseum in the historic Fort Worth Stockyards. In total, 74 players were selected during Round 1, Prospect Promotion Incentive Selections, First Round

Blue Jays roster move July 14, 2024

July 14, 2024

The Toronto Blue Jays have made the following roster move:

  • LHP Brandon Eisert has been optioned to Triple-A Buffalo

Angels Select 2B Cristian Moore With First Pick (8th Overall) in 2024 MLB First-Year Player Draft

July 14, 2024

The Angels selected INF Christian Moore from the University of Tennessee as their first pick (1st round, 8th overall) in the 2024 First-Year Player Draft. The announcement was made by Angels Director, Amateur Scouting Tim McIlvaine.

Guardians select 2B Travis Bazzana with 1st overall selection in 2024 MLB Draft

July 14, 2024

CLEVELAND, OH – The Cleveland Guardians today announced the selection of 2B TRAVIS BAZZANA with the No. 1 overall pick in the 2024 MLB Draft. Bazzana, a 21-year-old native of Sydney, Australia, is Cleveland’s first-ever selection at No. 1 overall and is the first Australian-born player to be chosen with

Guardians select Travis Bazzana with first overall pick in the 2024 MLB Draft presented by Nike

Bazzana, a 21-year-old native of Sydney, Australia, is Cleveland’s first-ever selection at No. 1 overall and is the first Australian-born player to be chosen with the 1st pick in MLB Draft history.
July 14, 2024

CLEVELAND, OH – The Cleveland Guardians today announced the selection of 2B TRAVIS BAZZANA with the No. 1 overall pick in the 2024 MLB Draft. Bazzana, a 21-year-old native of Sydney, Australia, is Cleveland’s first-ever selection at No. 1 overall and is the first Australian-born player to be chosen with

Reds Select Chase Burns With Their First Pick Of 2024 Draft Take Wake Forest Pitcher Second Overall

July 14, 2024

Cincinnati Reds Director of Amateur Scouting Joe Katuska tonight announced the selection of RHP Chase Burns (6-4, 215, R/R) out of Wake Forest University with the team's first pick (2nd overall) of the 2024 first-year player draft.

Additional Yankees roster moves

July 14, 2024

Following today’s game, the Yankees returned RHP Scott Effross from his rehab assignment, reinstated him from the 60-day injured list and optioned him to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. Additionally, the Yankees designated RHP Cody Morris for assignment.

Yankees roster move

July 14, 2024

Following today’s game, the Yankees optioned INF Jorbit Vivas to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.

Twins place Jose Miranda on 10-day injured list

Diego A. Castillo contract selected; Caleb Boushley DFA’d
July 14, 2024

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have placed infielder Jose Miranda on the 10-day Injured List with a low back strain (retroactive to July 11). Miranda, 26, has hit .325 (83-for-255) with 21 doubles, one triple, nine home runs, 43 RBI, 14 walks, two stolen

Blue Jays roster moves

July 14, 2024

The Toronto Blue Jays have made the following roster moves:

  • LHP Brandon Eisert has been recalled from Triple-A Buffalo and will be active for today’s game
  • RHP Bowden Francis has been optioned to Triple-A Buffalo

Dodgers activate Brent Honeywell

July 14, 2024

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers activated right-handed pitcher Brent Honeywell and optioned right-handed pitcher Ricky Vanasco. Honeywell, 29, was claimed yesterday from the Pirates and was added to the 40-man roster as right-handed pitcher Yoshinobu Yamamoto was moved to the 60-day injured list. Honeywell was designated for assignment

Nationals recall Amos Willingham

July 14, 2024

The Washington Nationals recalled right-handed pitcher Amos Willingham from Triple-A Rochester on Sunday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Willingham, 25, joins the Nationals after not allowing an earned run across his last five appearances (6.0 IP) with Rochester and having surrendered just

Colorado Rockies transactions

July 14, 2024

The Colorado Rockies announced the following moves today:

  • Reinstated right-handed pitcher Germán Márquez from the 60-day injured list.
  • Optioned right-handed pitcher Angel Chivilli to Double-A Hartford.
  • Reinstated left-handed pitcher Josh Rogers from the 15-day injured list and optioned him to Triple-A Albuquerque following last night’s game.

Washington Nationals acquire third baseman Cayden Wallace and competitive balance draft pick

July 13, 2024

The Washington Nationals acquired third baseman Cayden Wallace and competitive balance draft pick (No. 39 overall) from the Kansas City Royals in exchange for right-handed pitcher Hunter Harvey on Saturday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Wallace, 22, is Kansas City’s No. 2

Royals acquire right-handed pitcher Hunter Harvey from Washington

July 13, 2024

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have acquired right-handed pitcher Hunter Harvey from the Washington Nationals for minor league infielder Cayden Wallace and the 39th pick of the 2024 First-Year Player Draft, in Competitive Balance Round A. To make room on the 40-man roster,

Cubs Recall RHP Daniel Palencia From Triple-A Iowa; Option RHP Ethan Roberts to Triple-A Iowa

July 13, 2024

ST. LOUIS, Mo. – The Chicago Cubs recalled right-handed pitcher Daniel Palencia from Triple-A Iowa today and optioned right-handed pitcher Ethan Roberts to Triple-A Iowa. Palencia, 24, is 0-1 with a 6.55 ERA in seven relief appearances this season with the Cubs. In 17 appearances—one start—with the I-Cubs, he is

Orioles roster moves 7/13/2024

July 13, 2024

The Orioles have made the following roster moves:

  • Selected the contract of RHP Vinny Nittoli from Triple-A Norfolk. He will wear No. 67.
  • Optioned LHP Cade Povich to Triple-A Norfolk after yesterday’s game.
  • Transferred LHP Danny Coulombe to the 60-day Injured List (left elbow surgery). The Orioles’

Washington Nationals Recall Eduardo Salazar

July 13, 2024

The Washington Nationals recalled right-handed pitcher Eduardo Salazar from Triple-A Rochester and optioned right-handed pitcher Jackson Rutledge to Triple-A Rochester on Saturday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Salazar, 26, joins the Nationals after posting a 0.84 ERA (1 ER/10.2 IP) with 15

Colorado Rockies transactions

July 13, 2024

The Colorado Rockies announced the following moves today:

  • Optioned right-handed pitcher Tanner Gordon to Triple-A Albuquerque following last night’s game.
  • Placed outfielder Nolan Jones on the 10-day injured list (retroactive to July 12) with a low back strain.
  • Recalled outfielder Sean Bouchard from Triple-A.
  • Recalled right-handed

A’s Place RHP Medina on the IL; Recall RHP Otañez from Las Vegas

July 13, 2024

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland A’s placed right-handed pitcher Luis Medina on the 15-day injured list with a right elbow sprain and recalled right-handed pitcher Michel Otañez from Triple-A Las Vegas, the club announced today. Medina was reinstated from the 60-day injured list on June 1 and made his season

Cubs Activate RHP Javier Assad as “27th Man” for Doubleheader; Recall RHP Ethan Roberts and Place LHP Luke Little on 15-day Injured List

July 13, 2024

CHICAGO, Ill. – The Chicago Cubs activated right-handed pitcher Javier Assad from the 15-day injured list as the club’s “27th man” for today’s doubleheader against the St. Louis Cardinals. Additionally, the Cubs recalled right-handed pitcher Ethan Roberts from Triple-A Iowa and placed left-handed pitcher Luke Little on the 15-day injured