Here’s a look back at this week at MLBTR.
- The Padres fired manager Bud Black.
- This week’s key draft signings include IF Brendan Rodgers (Rockies – link), OF Kyle Tucker (Astros – link), P Tyler Jay (Twins – link), OF Ian Happ (Cubs – link), SS Cornelius Randolph (Phillies – link) and many others. The rest of MLBTR’s draft signing coverage can be found here.
- IF Trea Turner joined the Nationals from the Padres, completing the Wil Myers trade.
- The Padres acquired P Brad Wieck from the Mets to complete the Alex Torres trade.
Top Prospect Promotions
- Braves – P Matt Wisler (link)
- Cubs – C/OF Kyle Schwarber (link)
- Indians – IF Francisco Lindor (link)
Designated For Assignment
- Mets – P Dillon Gee (link)
- Mariners – IF Rickie Weeks (link)
- Padres – P Eury De La Rosa (link)
- Athletics – IF Andy Parrino (link)
- Rangers – OF Jake Smolinski (link)
- Indians – P Shaun Marcum (link)
- White Sox – P Hector Noesi (link)
- Phillies – P Dustin McGowan (link)
- Red Sox – IF Jeff Bianchi (link)
- Brewers – P Wei-Chung Wang (link)
- Rays – C Bobby Wilson (link)
- Diamondbacks – P J.C. Ramirez (link)
- Mets – OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis (link)
- Dodgers – IF Darwin Barney (link)
- Red Sox – OF Carlos Peguero (link)
- Braves – P Yean Carlos Gil (link)
- Twins – OF Jordan Schafer (link), P Tim Stauffer (link)
- Reds – P Jason Marquis (link)
- Orioles – IF Everth Cabrera (link)
- Mariners – OF Justin Ruggiano (link)
Key Minor League Signings