Esto es lo que le faltaba a Cleveland: un poderoso bate detras del plato.
Just what Cleveland has been missing: a potent bat behind the plate. How extremely convenient.
On the 22nd episode of the DFA podcast, R.J. and Bryan are joined by BP’s Jarrett Seidler to talk about the biggest post-deadline deal (Jay Bruce to the Indians), the callups of Dominic Smith and Amed Rosario, and … whatever the Mets’ plan is for 2018!
In a move seemingly months in the making, the Indians add Mets slugger Jay Bruce for the stretch run (and playoffs).
On the 20th episode of the DFA podcast, Bryan hosts an all-star collection of BP writers in our first live episode! Listen in as Craig Goldstein, Patrick Dubuque, Jeffrey Paternostro, Emma Baccellieri, Kate Morrison, and Aaron Gleeman all share their thoughts on the major and minor moves as the deadline comes and goes. It’s a must-listen!
Released by the Braves, 44-year-old Bartolo Colon will try to make it back to the majors with the Twins.
Kate rekindles some ballpark missed connections, Emma gazes at Michael Martinez and the Indians, while Trevor matches up Eric Young Jr. and destiny.
Minnesota’s hitting and defense look ready for prime time, but the pitching remains a mess.
On the seventh episode of DFA, Bryan and guest co-host Zach Crizer discuss the Bradley Zimmer call-up, and the potential end of the center field carousel in Cleveland. Then it’s on to the big and little moves of the past few days, including former All-Stars going down with injury and former Royals going on to new teams.