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Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Roster Addition Day Thread

Moves are starting to come in now. White Sox, Braves and Reds additions are already posted.

JJ1986 Posted: November 20, 2012 at 09:26 AM | 108 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: prospects, rosters, rule 5, transactions

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   101. Dock Ellis on Acid Posted: November 20, 2012 at 10:25 PM (#4307239)
Matt LaPorta and Chone Figgins sound like future Marlins to me.
   102. JJ1986 Posted: November 20, 2012 at 11:13 PM (#4307257)
Rays add Tim Beckham, Hak-Ju Lee, Enny Romero and Felipe Rivero.
   103. JJ1986 Posted: November 20, 2012 at 11:14 PM (#4307259)
Sox maybe (unconfirmed) add Alex Wilson, Allen Webster, Steven Wright, Alex Hassan, Dan Butler and Christian Vasquez.
   104. RoyalsRetro (AG#1F) Posted: November 20, 2012 at 11:51 PM (#4307268)
Red Sox DFA Danny Valencia and Zach Stewart.


Brian LaHair DFA'd. He may be going to Japan.


Has an All-Star ever been released three months later? Mike Williams was a free agent after his disastrous All-Star season (and never pitched in the big leagues again). Mark Redman was allowed to leave via FA. Mike Sharperson spent another year in LA after his All-Star season (although mostly in the minors).
   105. Crispix reaches boiling point with lackluster play Posted: November 20, 2012 at 11:57 PM (#4307272)
Dave Nilsson went to Japan immediately after his All-Star season. But he was a FA.

Ken Harvey was released one year after his All-Star season. In that year he played 12 games for the Royals. That was his last season.

I'm guessing this is the first time it's ever happened to a HITTER. It's probably happened to one of those random middle relievers who gets chosen for no reason (Lance Carter etc).
   106. boteman asks Where's My Ring? Posted: November 21, 2012 at 12:08 AM (#4307275)
104, 105 make it sound like All Stars aint what they used to be, or nevah was!
   107. Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Griffin (Vlad) Posted: November 21, 2012 at 01:05 AM (#4307293)
According to Conor Glassey of Baseball America (responding to a tweet from me), Ngoepe still has a year to go. BA should know :)


Hooray!

Thanks for checking, Mike. I feel a lot better now.
   108. Mike Emeigh Posted: November 21, 2012 at 08:14 AM (#4307321)
Giants add Nick Noonan, Juan Perez, Jake Dunning, Chris Heston, Edwin Escobar.

-- MWE
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