Tag: Denver Highlanders

Rotation Report (Part 1)

Looking ahead to Opening Day for 2017, most of the teams have sorted out who will lead their pitching rotations.

We will take a look at the probable rotations for each team, and give an assessment of their depth and quality ahead of the season’s start. We give each club a letter grade and discuss the positive and negative aspects of their pitching.

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Denver Announces Deal for Veteran CL

There was a buzz in the air today as news broke of Denver finalizing a deal with star closer Nick MacLellan.

The deal, worth an estimated $5,520,000 over 2 years, is being hailed by media analysts and could be a popular one with the Denver fans. The consensus is that MacLellan will contribute a lot to the team.

MacLellan has converted 234 saves in his career. Over 549 games he has compiled a 3.38 ERA, 49 wins, 45 losses and 576 strikeouts in 647 innings pitched.

Rule 5 Draft Summary

The Rule 5 Draft was held yesterday, and several minor league players will be making a debut in the “bigs” in 2017 as a result of being selected in the draft. A summary of players selected for each team is below:

Arizona cowboys

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