In Mariners News...
- This is quite the prospect lineup:
The #Mariners have 6 of MLB Pipeline's Top 100 Prospects -- tied for most in the league with the Marlins & Rays: Jarred Kelenic (No. 9), Julio Rodriguez (No. 15), Emerson Hancock (No. 30), Logan Gilbert (No. 35), Taylor Trammell (No. 51) & George Kirby (No. 95). https://t.co/s6ztqat8Le— Kelly Munro (@kmunro1) November 9, 2020
- Congrats to our unanimous AL Rookie of the Year, Kyle Lewis!! An amazing journey and a well-deserved award.
Around The League...
- Former Mariner Stefan Romero is drawing interest from some MLB teams after multiple successful years in the NPB.
For some reasons Baseball Ref’s stats are a few games off. From NPB’s site Romero has a .272/.354/.539 slash line with 19 doubles, two triples, 24 homers, 63 RBIs in 103 games. https://t.co/OruwwyQBkQ https://t.co/Dq0r7cRVQy— Ryan Divish (@RyanDivish) November 9, 2020
- Congrats are also in order to NL Rookie of the Year Devin Williams! Williams posted an 0.33 ERA and 53 Ks through just 27 innings pitched.
- New White Sox manager Tony La Russa was arrested in February on suspicion of driving under the influence and charged with a DUI one day before the team hired him, reveals court records gathered by ESPN.
- Free-agent and former Rays RHP Charlie Morton is drawing early interest with at least eight teams reportedly looking to offer him a deal.
- The Padres and Indians have completed their August 31st trade that sent Mike Clevinger to San Diego as the Padres acquired RHP Matt Waldron yesterday.
- The Stanton Island Yankees, a Yankees minor league affiliate, learned that they would no longer be affiliated with the team through social media, and stated that no one reached out before the post to notify them of the news.
- Dereck Rodriguez, former Giants pitcher and son of MLB legend Ivan Rodriguez, has signed a minor league deal with the Rockies,