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Mariners, Phillies, Yankees, Explored Deadline Trade Involving Marco Gonzales, Joey Gallo

Prior to the August 2 trade deadline, the Mariners, Phillies, and Yankees had some negotiations about a potential three-team swap, according to The Seattle Times’ Ryan Divish. Left hander Marco Gonzales would’ve headed to Philadelphia and outfielder Joey Gallo “Possibly” would’ve been dealt to the Mariners, though it isn’t known what player or players New …

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Job Posting: San Francisco Giants – Dominican Summer League Pitching Coach

Dominican Summer League – Pitching Coach Department: Player DevelopmentReports to: Coordinator of minor league pitchingStatus: Full Time; Exempt Position Summary:The San Francisco Giants are currently seeking a Minor League pitching coach to join our Player Development Department in the Dominican Summer League in Boca Chica, Dominican Republic. The ideal candidate will have strong growth mindset …

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Big Hype Prospects: Miller, Nunez, Thomas, Ramos, Duran

Building on last week’s column, we’ll continue evaluating possible Rule 5 draft targets. By nature, these are not truly “big hype prospects.” After all, Rule 5 picks rarely go on to have notable Major League careers. We’ll have a few leftovers to discuss next week. Five Big Hype Prospects Erik Miller24, RP, PHI (AAA)(AA/AAA) 48.1 …

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Colorado Rockies news: A purple Street to the Hall of Fame?

The Colorado Rockies had to wait 27 years into franchise history before getting their first player inducted into the MLB Hall of Fame. When Larry Walker shattered that ceiling — one fortified by false conceptions of how mile-high elevation inflates numbers without looking at the challenges of balancing altitude with road games — he cleared …

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