Chris Kline

Rule 5 Update, Part One

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NASHVILLE–We just arrived in Nashville, and it’s time to catch up on the buzz surrounding Thursday’s Rule 5 draft here in Music City. Padres righthander Paul Abraham was the latest […]

Minors | #Postseason

Now An Astro

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The Phillies landed Brad Lidge along with infielder Eric Bruntlett from the Astros in exchange for outfielder Michael Bourn, third baseman Mike Costanzo and righthander Geoff Geary on Wednesday night, […]

Minors | #Daily Dish

AFL Scout’s View: James Simmons

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The Athletics' 2007 first-round pick James Simmons was UC Riverside's ace since his freshman season in 2005, and wore that tag until this spring when Oakland took him 26th overall. We caught up with a veteran National League scout to provide us with a breakdown of Simmons, who could move extremely fast if he remains in the bullpen.

Minors | #2007#Scout's View