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Saturday, June 23, 2012

MLB.com:  Rays send Joyce to DL among flurry of moves

Seven Major League players were involved in Friday’s transactions, which included the following:

• Infielder Jeff Keppinger (broken right big toe) was reinstated from the 15-day disabled list after missing 29 games.

• Outfielder Matt Joyce was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a left external oblique strain.

• Right-hander Joel Peralta dropped his appeal and immediately began serving his eight-game suspension for using a foreign substance on his glove.

• Infielder Brooks Conrad reported to the team after being claimed off waivers Thursday from Milwaukee.

• Right-hander Brandon Gomes was recalled from Triple-A Durham

• Outfielder Rich Thompson was optioned to Durham.

• Infielder Drew Sutton was designated for assignment.

It keeps on coming. Having Keppinger back is a big help against lefties at least.

Jim Wisinski Posted: June 23, 2012 at 04:48 PM | 4 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. McCoy Posted: June 23, 2012 at 05:25 PM (#4164469)
Alfonso Soriano is available.
   2. Walks Clog Up the Bases Posted: June 23, 2012 at 05:50 PM (#4164475)
Outside of maybe St. Louis, Tampa Bay seems like the only place Soriano would somehow return to being a really productive (and presumably cheap) player.
   3. Recalcitrant Nate Posted: June 23, 2012 at 08:30 PM (#4164521)
Who is the Rays current DH? Scott, except he's on the DL, and maybe Matsui? I guess Soriano could DH until Scott returns, and then platoon with Scott and play a little OF? I mean ####, they're running Matsui out there in RF. I wonder if Soriano could handle 1B against lefties. I'd think the Rays would be more interested in Geo Soto than Soriano.
   4. The Keith Law Blog Blah Blah (battlekow) Posted: June 23, 2012 at 09:20 PM (#4164535)
Alfonso Soriano is available.

Can't wait to see him on the Yankees.

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