Toronto Lands Galvis

Today, the Toronto Blue Jays have agreed to a one-year pact with infielder Freddy Galvis. The deal has a team option for 2020. Mark Feinsand reports that Galvis will receive $5MM guarantee and that includes a $4MM salary for the coming season and $1MM buyout on a 2020 option that can instead be exercised at…

Satter’s MLB Mock Draft: First Edition

 Unfortunately, with time being short I will not be giving an analysis on each pick, but if you want one from me then just comment on the article and I will reply to you. 1. Detroit Tigers – Casey Mize – RHP – Auburn 2. San Francisco Giants – Brady Singer – RHP – Florida…

Blue Jays Sign Al Alburquerque

The Toronto Blue Jays and reliever Al Alburquerque have an agreement that would give the veteran reliever a minor league deal with a chance to make the team with an invitation to Spring Training. Shi Davidi of Sportsner reported the news first. Alburquerque started his MLB career with the Detroit Tigers from 2011-2015. In those 5…

Blue Jays Add Jose Tabata To The Mix

Making a comeback is Jose Tabata, who just signed a minor-league deal with the Toronto Blue Jays, according to Jon Heyman of Fan Rag. Tabata is only 28 years old, and has lots of gas in the tank still. The former prized prospect was last seen in the Majors when he was in a Pittsburgh…

Rays Sign Colby Rasmus 

 The Tampa Bay Rays made another off-season move and a typical Rays move. They sign Colby Rasmus to a one-year deal, according to Jon Heyman of Fan Rag and confirmed by Mark Berman of FOX 26. Expect the 30-year-old outfielder to platoon with Mikie Mahtook in left field, as Rasmus is not graded as a…

Pirates Acquire LeBlanc

 Today, the Pittsburgh Pirates added southpaw pitcher Wade LeBlanc in a deal with the Seattle Mariners for either a player to be named later or cash considerations, which was announced by both teams.   LeBlance started the year off with the Blue Jays, but was quickly traded to the Mariners, as they had injuries to the…

Prospect Watch: Hansel Rodriguez

     Today, Hanzel Rodriguez was involved in a trade that would send him to San Diego and Melvin Upton Jr to Toronto. Jon Heyman reported that Hansel Rodriguez was the piece in this whole deal.    Now, the young right-handed pitcher was the Blue Jays 18th best overall prospect in their farm system. He…

Blue Jays Grab Some Insurance In The Outfield

  Interestingly, the Toronto Blue Jays came out of the woodworks and traded for Melvin Upton Jr, according to Ken Rosenthal. Shockingly, Upton was being targeted by rival AL East team, the Baltimore Orioles.    Now, the veteran outfielder is having a nice bounce back year. In 92 games and 344 at-bats, the 31-year-old outfielder…

Trade Watch: Daniel Hudson

  With the trade deadline almost a month away, it is important to spot out a player that could demand lots of pieces due to their high value. That one player is on the Arizona Diamondbacks, Daniel Hudson, who use to be a starter, but that ended back in 2012. He was moved to the…

MLB Mock Draft: First and Last Edition

This is my first and only MLB mock draft I will do this season. Honestly, there is not a clear cut number one pick, but there are five or six players that could go first overall, but we will see on June 6, 2016. Most of these kids are committed to going to a college…

Rays vs Orioles Series Preview

The Rays will start their second series of the young season on the road by facing division rivals, the Baltimore Orioles. The Orioles lead the all time head-to-head series by one victory (158-157). It should be an interesting series as both teams look to try and claim first place in the early part of the…

Which Rays Players Showed Up Ready To Play On Opening Day?

  Today, the Tampa Bay Rays lost to the Toronto Blue Jays 5-3 in front of a crowd of 31,042. It was not the outing that the team wanted to start off on, but remember that there is still 161 games left in the enduring season. In addition, it was Logan Morrison’s first game as…