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Red Sox top pitching prospect Brayan Bello could make MLB debut Wednesday vs. Rays

Red Sox top pitching prospect Brayan Bello could make MLB debut Wednesday vs. Rays

Red Sox top pitching prospect Brayan Bello could make MLB debut Wednesday vs. Rays Nothing is official, but it sure sounds like the Red Sox will be promoting their top pitching prospect, Brayan Bello, to make his major league debut on Wednesday night against the Rays. Bello, 23, was originally signed out of the Dominican …

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Is this year's Shohei Ohtani better than last year's Shohei Ohtani?

Is this year’s Shohei Ohtani better than last year’s Shohei Ohtani?

Is this year’s Shohei Ohtani better than last year’s Shohei Ohtani? When Shohei Ohtani first arrived in the major leagues after signing with the Angels, he did so with quite an advanced billing, extreme even for Los Angeles: The Japanese Babe Ruth. It was a snappy and evocative moniker, effective in what it was meant …

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David Ross sounds off on Josh Winckowski's Wrigley gibe

David Ross sounds off on Josh Winckowski’s Wrigley gibe

David Ross sounds off on Josh Winckowski’s Wrigley gibe Cubs manager David Ross took issue with Red Sox pitcher Josh Winckowski’s Wrigley comments. After Winckowski played his first game at the MLB’s oldest ballpark Saturday and lost 3-1, he said the oldest ballpark in the MLB didn’t hold up to the hype. “Fenway kind of …

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Nationals Extend Manager Dave Martinez, GM Mike Rizzo Through '23 Season

Nationals Extend Manager Dave Martinez, GM Mike Rizzo Through ’23 Season

Nationals Extend Manager Dave Martinez, GM Mike Rizzo Through ’23 Season WASHINGTON (AP) — Dave Martinez and Mike Rizzo are signed through the 2023 season after the Washington Nationals exercised their contract options for the World Series-winning manager and GM. Managing principal owner Mark Lerner announced the moves Saturday before the team’s 80th game of …

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Former Vanderbilt Commodores baseball star Kumar Rocker, draft-eligible again, had September shoulder surgery, sources say

Former Vanderbilt Commodores baseball star Kumar Rocker, draft-eligible again, had September shoulder surgery, sources say

Former Vanderbilt Commodores baseball star Kumar Rocker, draft-eligible again, had September shoulder surgery, sources say 11:39 PM ET Kiley McDaniel Close ESPN MLB Insiders ESPN MLB Insiders Kiley McDaniel covers MLB prospects, the MLB draft and more, including trades and free agency. Has worked for four MLB teams. Jeff Passan Close ESPN ESPN MLB insidersAuthor …

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Washington Nationals extend GM Mike Rizzo, manager Dave Martinez through '23

Washington Nationals extend GM Mike Rizzo, manager Dave Martinez through ’23

Washington Nationals extend GM Mike Rizzo, manager Dave Martinez through ’23 WASHINGTON — Dave Martinez and Mike Rizzo are signed through the 2023 season after the Washington Nationals exercised their contract options for the World Series-winning manager and GM. Managing principal owner Mark Lerner announced the moves Saturday before the team’s 80th game of a …

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