Raisel Iglesias To Start Opener For Reds - RealGM Wiretap
The Cincinnati Reds have announced that Raisel Iglesias will start for the team on Opening Day.
Iglesias takes the honor with Anthony DeSclafani hurt. DeSclafani has a strained oblique in his left side.
Iglesias made only 16 starts and two relief appearances last season Martin St. Louis Canada Jersey , pitching 95 13 innings overall. He was 3-7 with a 4.15 ERA.
Angels Discuss Potential Ballpark In Irvine - RealGM Wiretap
The Los Angeles Angels have met with a developer to see whether the construction of a new ballpark is possible on Orange County Great Park property in Irvine.
The club is frustrated by talks with Anaheim over plans to keep the team at Angel Stadium. Angels executives have opened discussions for potential alternative sites in Tustin and now Irvine.
Pirates Place Gerrit Cole On DL With Elbow Inflammation - RealGM Wiretap
The Pittsburgh Pirates have placed Gerrit Cole on the disabled list, retroactive to Aug. 25 Mark Messier Canada Jersey , with "posterior inflammation of the right elbow."
Pittsburgh called up left-hander Steven Brault from Triple-A Indianapolis to assume Cole's spot against the Chicago Cubs on Monday night. He lasted just four innings, striking out four batters and allowed two runs.
Jay Z Applies To Become Baseball Agent - RealGM Wiretap
Jay-Z is applying to become a baseball agent Mario Lemieux Canada Jersey , according to the Major League Baseball Players Association.
The rapper officially applied on Thursday.
Jay-Z's Roc Nation Sports and CAA Sports announced last week they were partnering in the agency business.
Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano is their first client.
Royals Planning To Contend This Season - RealGM Wiretap
The Kansas City Royals are in the midst of the longest playoff drought in professional sports, but they are hoping to reverse their fortunes in 2014.
The club has been encouraged by an 86-win campaign.
"We hope so Marc-Edouard Vlasic Canada Jersey ," Dayton Moore said. "We feel like to get into the playoffs you have to play consistently over 162 games. We think this team has the talent to do that. The defense is going to show up every day and perform. The starting pitchers have a history of throwing strikes. The bullpen is talented and powerful and I think the offense is going to continue to trend upward as it did last year in the second half."
The Royals quietly addressed their most glaring weaknesses this winter.