With most of the off-season done, many of the top free agents have already signed to their big priced contracts.
But many teams are still hunting for deals to add depth to their rosters, particularly in the pitching department. Continue reading “O’Beer, Yang Top the Free Agent Pitcher List”
The Arizona Cowboys will welcome veteran free agent slugger Barry ‘The Hulk’ Janmaat to their batting order for next season after signing him to a one-year deal worth $990,000.
The Hulk had most recently been signed to the Jacksonville Ravens, who signed him to a one-year, $4.9 million deal last December, but he only made it through 18 games before rupturing his MCL on June 1, and missing out on the rest of the season. Continue reading “Barry Janmaat Finalizes Deal with Arizona”
Ryu Saito, the Japanese reliever, has penned a 2-year, $4.4 million contract to play for the Anchorage Aces, it has been revealed.
At a news conference held earlier today, there was a frenzy of interest as media outlets in Alaska vied to catch a glimpse of the 6-foot, 200-lb 27-year-old with a 98 mph cut fastball. Continue reading “Aces Sign International Star Saito”
The Arizona Cowboys have today announced the hiring of a new GM, Kevin Norris. He takes over effective immediately.
The Cowboys had recently given the last GM Matt Johnson, and manager Ryan McCarty their walking papers. Kyle Bullen was sacked as GM earlier this year. Continue reading “Kevin Norris Takes Over in Arizona”
Minor League Corral
Although the end of the preliminary round is still weeks away, the Bull Oceanic Winter League (BOWL) already has two emerging power teams that are seemingly locks for the playoff round when it starts February 20. The Algiers Berbers, which is made up of minor league players contributed by the Nevada Speeders and the Battle Creek […]
The books are closed on the first half of the AAA-level Cow League’s 2017 regular season, capped off by an exciting All-Star Game, the first-ever such contest for that minor league. So far, the Portland Timberwolves (Montreal Metros) hold a commanding edge in the Frontier League with a 30-14 record, while the Hillsborough Dinos (California […]