Category: Transactions

Chicago Pit Bulls Ship Dawson to New York

April 1, 2024

Earlier today, officials from the Chicago Pit Bulls and the New York Dragons announced that they had finalized negotiations on a trade between the two teams. The deal will send 26-year-old RHP Chad Dawson, 33-year-old RHP Oscar Gonzalez and 33-year-old RHP Ryu Saito to New York in exchange for 20-year-old minor league LHP Thad Robin and 22-year-old minor league 3B Gilbert Plansky.

Saito pitched 51 games for Chicago in 2023, finishing the season with a 2-2 record, 10 saves, and a 12.6 K/9 over 67.1 innings of work.


Flurry of Trades as Deadline Nears

(GAME DATE: July 29, 2019) — A handful of trades, including a potentially big game-shifter for the Lake League’s West Division, have been executed as the July 31st trade deadline in the Bull League looms.

The Calgary Inferno (39-64) were involved in two this month, sending RHP Brian Johnson and a minor leaguer, Christopher Wicks, to Arizona in exchange for two minor leaguers from the Cowboys.

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Battle Creek, Seattle Confirm Trade

The Battle Creek Attack and Seattle Salts opened the off-season trading period with a three-player deal that will see veteran Attack catcher Mike Jennings go to Seattle for 2B Jon Fulcher and minor-league CF Matt Birdsong.

Jennings has hit .200 through six seasons in the major-level, but had sort of a “break out” year in 2017 after hitting 24 HRs, 54 RBIs, and scoring 44 times despite a .190 average and 132 strikeouts over 95 games.  Continue reading “Battle Creek, Seattle Confirm Trade”