- Matthew Silverman’s trade history, plus some other Rays notes including this somewhat harsh line on Tim Beckham
Given he has only five at-bats in the past 12 games (through Friday), why exactly is INF Tim Beckham on the roster?
- We all are Matt...we are all just waiting
Matt Moore with the saddest quote, that sums up all the losing: "We’re just waiting for tomorrow to get here."— Sam Blum (@SamBlum3) July 17, 2016
- Luke Maile is striving to stay in the majors, plus updates on Jake Odorizzi, and several injured Rays
- Down on the farm, Justin Marks had a historic night
NO HITTER! Justin Marks throws a 9-inning no-no to beat the Chiefs 2-0!— Durham Bulls (@DurhamBulls) July 17, 2016
His line: 9 IP, 0 H, 2 BB, 7 K. 130 pitches, 70 strikes.
- Enjoy some Ben Grieve
Around the League:
- The Yankees are open to dealing Carlos Beltran and Aroldis Chapman if they continue to struggle
- The Blue Jays signed Justin Smoak to a two year extension
- Making sports better with Pokemon
- The Padres won via a walk-off balk