Shaun Anderson Gets Promotion

The San Francisco Giants need a change in their pitching staff and that starts by promoting right-handed pitcher Shaun Anderson from Triple-A. Kerry Crowley of the Bay Area News Group was among those to report on Twitter. By purchasing his contract to add him onto the 40-man roster, the team has sent southpaw Drew Pomeranz…

Blue Jays Add Buchholz To The Mix

Tonight, the Toronto Blue Jays have signed right-handed starter Clay Buchholz to a contract, according to Mark Feinsand of MLB.com. The team did sign reliever Bud Norris earlier in the afternoon to compete for a spot in the bullpen. Now, Buchholz will compete with southpaws Ryan Borucki and Clayton Richard, plus right-hander Matt Shoemaker for…

Diamondbacks To Sign Shumpei Yoshikawa

Today, the Arizona Diamondbacks announced that they did reach an agreement with the 23-year old pitcher from Japan.┬áNick Piecoro of the Arizona Republic reports that back in August, Shumpei Yoshikawa will receive a signing bonus of $650K in an agreement. This move seems to have violated the norms of player movement between Japan and MLB….

Potential Mariners Target: Lance Lynn

The Seattle Mariners need pitching help after placing 15th out all of MLB teams. They finished with a team ERA of 4.46. As for that, the Seattle Mariners should attack this off-season by looking for a solid middle of the rotation starter and Cardinals starter Lance Lynn is their man. Lance Lynn is going to…

Prospect Watch: Josh Rodgers

  Today’s special prospect watch is going to be about Josh Rodgers, who is a southpaw pitching in advanced Single-A. He is in the Yankees’ minor league system, which their high Single-A team is called the Tampa Yankees where I went to see this talented player. Rodgers has been a surprise for the coaching staff…