Atlanta Braves News
The Braves are arranging to give third baseman Austin Riley a glimpse in the outfield at some place this spring but it won’t materialize early in camp if it takes place at all according to supervisor Brian Snitker.
“He’s likely to be at third base the initially match (Saturday),” supervisor Brian Snitker stated. “I want to get him some work out there in advance of I put him in some drills. It may be a though in advance of he gets out there (in the outfield), if he does.”
Andruw Jones arrived at Braves spring coaching on Thursday and will provide as a visitor instructor for the upcoming couple of months.
Specified the amount of money of accidents that Dan Winkler has overcome his 2018 year is calculated as a good results inspite of a hard ending. Winkler appeared to have on down, struggled in September and was in the end still left off the team’s postseason roster. Winkler having said that tells the AJC’s Gabe Burns that he is employing that disappointment as drive for 2019.
Unhappy news out of Fort Myers on Thursday as very long time Boston World baseball author Nick Cafardo collapsed and died though at the Purple Sox’s spring coaching facility. Cafardo was 62 and experienced been component of the Globe’s personnel due to the fact 1989.
The Twins are reportedly exhibiting fascination in cost-free agent utility gentleman Marwin Gonzalez. The Athletic’s Dan Hayes reviews that the Twins and Gonzalez have mentioned a a few-year agreement but that there is potent competitiveness from other teams.
Most of the news surrounding the Mets has been on the lack of extension conversations with Jacob deGrom. They also have not held any talks with appropriate-hander Noah Syndergaard.
The Phillies declared the signing of third baseman Trevor Plouffe to a small league offer with an invite to spring coaching on Thursday.