Adam Dunn, August Waivers, and the 2011 Draft

The Washington Nationals placed Adam Dunn on waivers today, which may sound like big news if you’re unfamiliar with the waiver system in August.  If you are familiar with the August waivers, you know that this is something that isn’t uncommon.  Almost every player gets placed on waivers in August, as the August waiver period is fully revocable.  The Pirates, for example, could place Garrett Jones, Andrew McCutchen, and...

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Tribe Stops Sweep With 5-3 Win Over Tides

TRIBE STOPS SWEEP WITH 5-3 WIN OVER TIDES Powell Tosses Five Perfect Frames, Bowker Goes 3-for-4 In Debut NORFOLK, Va. — Starting pitcher Jeremy Powell began the game with five perfect innings and went on to earn the victory, while in his Tribe debut first baseman John Bowker went 3-for-4 with two doubles and an RBI to lead the Indianapolis Indians over the Norfolk Tides 5-3 on Tuesday afternoon at Harbor Park. The win improves...

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State College Spikes Game Notes – August 3 @ Jamestown

Tuesday, August 3 – 7:05 p.m. State College Spikes – Pittsburgh Pirates (22-22) @ Jamestown Jammers – Florida Marlins (25-18) Game #45 / Road Game #24 LHP Zac Fuesser (0-1, 3.67) vs. RHP Saul Gonzalez (3-1, 2.55) Wednesday, August 4th: Half-Price Wednesday presented by Froggy 101, Daniel Moskos/Tony Sanchez Double Bobblehead Giveaway presented by P.J. Harrigan’s (First 1,000 Fans, All Ages), Babies & Baseball,...

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The 2011 Roster Crunch

When I started working on this yesterday, I was going to do a simple look at the projected 40-man roster and payroll for the 2011 season following the 2010 trade deadline. However, I found that, unlike last year, this was far from a simple task.  I found this out right away when I tried to do a simple projection of the 25-man roster, based off of the current roster we have now in Pittsburgh. There are 16 players on the current roster...

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WV Power Game Notes- 8/03/10

Delmarva Shorebirds (16-21, 48-59) at West Virginia Power (16-21, 47-60) Game 108 | August 3, 2010 | Appalachian Power Park | Charleston, WV Play-by-Play: Adam Marco Radio: Power Baseball Network and wvpower.com TODAY’S MATCHUP RH Jesse Beal (7-5, 3.70) vs. RH Kyle McPherson (5-9, 3.99) Beal- Surrendered 5 R on 8 H with 1 BB and 1 K over 4.0 IP in 7/22 ND @ HIC (7-5 Crawdads) McPherson- Allowed 0 R on 0 H with 1 BB and 0 K over 2.0...

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