Heads of state that ride and wrangle. That look at your face from more than one angle. Can cut you from their bloated budgets. Like sharpened knives through Chicken McNuggets.
What's the story with Sebastien Elizalde? He was playing in the Mexican League, which I thought was equivalent to AAA. I don't think that I have seen him play yet. He can't be in extended spring training still, can he?
Amir Garrett promoted to Dayton:https://twitter.com/m_sheldon
Travieso, Guillon, Cisco, Romano, and now Garrett.
That's a pretty good rotation for the Midwest League.
Maybe Lively gets the bump if/when Cisco goes to Bakersfield?
Jackson Stephens is worth keeping an eye on, too, IMO.Travieso, Guillon, Cisco, Romano, and now Garrett.
"Baseball is a very, very complex business. It's more of a people business than most businesses." - Bob Castellini
Minor League Transactions: July 11-17
Signed: 3B Mike Costanzo (released by Nationals, July 9)
Draft pick signed: OF Alex Greer (29)
Traded: RHP Armando Galarraga to Rockies for RHP Parker Frazier
Added to 40-man roster: C Corky Miller
Optioned to Rookie-level Arizona League: LHP Tony Cingrani
Option transferred: RHP Carlos Contreras (high Class A to Double-A)
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Mike Dennhardt, RHP Brian Pearl, 3B Marquez Smith, SS Carlton Daal
Placed on 60-day DL: OF Jose De Luna
Transferred to 60-day DL: RHP Dan Langfield
Tony Cingrani (3.23 ERA, 10.8 SO/9, 3.7 BB/9 in 15 MLB appearances) won’t spend long in the Arizona League because he can be recalled as the 26th man for an upcoming Reds doubleheader.
Tom Servo (07-23-2013)
Humberto Valor is in AA. Just because.