POSTS FROM SPORTS UNBIASED AND OUTSIDE PITCH SPORTS NETWORK KEEPING YOU UP TO DATE ON WHAT HAPPENED TODAY AROUND THE LEAGUE!!
NEW: Baseball Informer Digital Magazine – BBST**
Links to News Articles & the Day’s Highlights:
- Yankees’ Pineda Ejected for using Pine Tar – SU**
- Josh Johnson to Undergo Tommy John Surgery – OPSN
- Pujols Joins Elite 500 HR Club – SU**
- Tracey McGrady Makes Skeeters’ Roster – SU**
- Suspensions Handed Out in Pirates/Brewers Brawl – SU
- Chris Sale to go on 15-day Disabled List – BBST**
- Evan Gattis’ Clutch Home Run Sends Braves Home Winners – OPSN
- 100th Anniversary of Wrigley – OPSN
- Is White Sox Pitcher Chris Sale Actually One of the Lucky Ones? – SU**
- Fewest At-Bats to 500 HRs – OPSN
- The Forgotten Prospect: Mulling Over Mejia – OPSN
- Is Aaron Harang for Real? – OPSN
- Checking in on some of Baseball’s Top Prospects – OPSN
- MLB Hitting Streaks as of April 22, 2014 – OPSN
Other MLB Highlights and Transactions:
- *Rangers Selected the contract of OF Dan Robertson from Round Rock (PCL). Placed LHP Pedro Figueroa on the 15-day DL.
- *Padres Traded OF Dan Robertson to Texas for cash considerations.
- *Pirates Announced 1B Travis Ishikawa declined outright assignment and elected free agency.
- *Phillies Activated LHP Cole Hamels from the 15-day DL. Optioned RHP B.J. Rosenberg to Lehigh Valley (IL).
- *Marlins Optioned RHP Arquimedes Caminero to New Orleans (PCL). Recalled RHP Carter Capps from New Orleans. Sent RHP Jacob Turner to Jupiter (FSL) for a rehab assignment.
- *Astros Assigned RHP Lucas Harrell outright to Oklahoma City (PCL). Recalled RHP Collin McHugh from Oklahoma City. Loaned 1B Japhet Amador to Diablos Rojos del Mexico (Mexican League).
- *White Sox Optioned LHP Charlie Leesman to Charlotte (IL)
- *Red Sox Optioned OF Daniel Nava to Pawtucket (IL). Recalled RHP Alex Wilson from Pawtucket.
- *Braves Sent LHP Mike Minor to Mississippi (SL) for a rehab assignment.
*Information regarding player transactions are courtesy of ESPN.com