Minor Moves: Nunez, Palmer, Moss, Mock

The latest minor moves from around MLB…

  • The Rays signed righty Jhonny Nunez to a minor league deal, tweets Baseball America's Matt Eddy.
  • The Padres signed right-hander Matt Palmer to a minor league deal, reports MLB.com's Corey Brock (Twitter link).
  • The Brewers signed outfielder Miguel Velazquez to a minor league deal, according to Kevin Goldstein of Baseball Prospectus (all links go to Twitter).
  • The A’s signed outfielder Brandon Moss to a minor league deal, according to Goldstein.
  • The Padres signed left-hander Alex Hinshaw to a minor league deal, according to Goldstein.
  • The Blue Jays signed former Nationals prospect Garrett Mock to a minor league deal, according to Goldstein.
  • The Royals announced that they signed right-hander Zach Miner, infielders Jamie Romak, Eric DuncanSharlon Schoop and Tony Abreu and left-handers Marlon Arias and Tommy Hottovy to minor league contracts. Miner, Abreu and Hottovy have big league experience, though only Hottovy appeared in the Major Leagues this past season. Duncan, once a highly-regarded prospect, posted a .849 OPS at Double-A as a utility player in 2011. Romak posted an .803 OPS for the Royals in 2011 and even pitched on two occasions.

8 Responses to Minor Moves: Nunez, Palmer, Moss, Mock Leave a Reply

  1. Popular_mechanics_for_pitchers 4 years ago

    Salt n peppa like the Schoop signing!

  2. hgr900 4 years ago

    Brandon Moss…the Brandon Moss of the MLB

  3. philliesfan136 4 years ago

    Wish the best to Moss, hope he finally makes something of himself. 

  4. Pete 4 years ago

    If there’s any place Moss has a shot of cracking an OF or bench spot, its gotta be Oakland.

  5. Sports33 4 years ago

    I know it was mentioned in a link, but I should point out that Kg and the Professors podcast is the best baseball podcast around.

  6. hallwagner 4 years ago

    good signing by the jays, mock has some pretty good stuff, just needs to be more consistent

  7. FacelessGeneralManager 4 years ago

    Mock is absolutly terrible, he never did anything for the Nats and id be willing to bet a large amount of money that he never does anything worthwhile in the majors ever.

    Im pretty sure most nats fan agree with me.  good riddance.

  8. Jacob Viets 4 years ago

    Holy crap! Sign enough people Royals?

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