In Mariners news...
- That ball was CRUSHED.
- Prior to last night’s game, the Mariners selected RHP Jose Rodriguez from Triple-A Tacoma, and optioned RHP JB Bukauskas to Triple-A Tacoma. Infielder Nick Solak was additionally designated for assignment.
Around the league...
- Just like they drew it up.
- San Francisco Giants catcher Joey Bart has been reinstated from the injured list after finishing his rehab assignment, with catcher Austin Wynns being DFA’d in a corresponding move.
- The Cleveland Guardians have placed RHP Aaron Civale on the IL with a left oblique strain, and the Guardians have selected the contract of RHP Peyton Battenfield to take Civale’s place on the active roster.
- Securing their 10th win in a row, the Tampa Bay Rays officially hold the longest season-opening winning streak in MLB’s Wild Card Era and have surpassed the 2003 Kansas City Royals.
- Miami Marlins RHP JT Chargois has been placed on the 15-day IL with a right oblique strain and will undergo an MRI to determine the severity of his injury. The team has recalled righty George Soriano in a corresponding move.
- Massive congrats to all of the talented women who got to hear their names called at this year’s WNBA Draft. The future is so bright!