Souza was Washington’s most Major League-ready outfielder, a role now filled by Taylor.
Mike Rizzo said he felt he could absorb the loss of Souza because of the depth of outfield talent behind him in the Washington system. He added that he feels Taylor is only “a half a year” behind Souza in terms of development.
Rangers Plan To Start Gomez In Left Field – RealGM Wiretap
Less than two weeks after being designated for assignment by the Astros Cheap China Jerseys , Carlos Gomez will have the opportunity to be a starting outfielder with the AL West-leading Rangers.
Texas manager Jeff Banister told reporters on Sunday that Gomez will be the Rangers’ starting left-fielder once he is brought up from the minor leagues.
Johnson Was Surprised Nationals Signed Soriano – RealGM Wiretap
The Nationals signed Rafael Soriano this past week in a move to bolster their bullpen.
Johnson received news of the deal via an e-mail from Mike Rizzo.
“That kind of surprised me,” he said. “I didn’t know we were needing a closer. I thought we were done” this offseason.
Longtime Giants Fan Returns Ball To Ishikawa – RealGM Wiretap
A lifelong Giants fan had a piece of history in his hands after Thursday’s game Cheap Jerseys China , the home-run ball that sent the Giants to the World Series.
Then he did the unthinkable and gave it back.
Jays Activate Sergio Santos; Option Darin Mastroianni To Triple A – RealGM Wiretap
The Blue Jays have activated right-hander Sergio Santos from the disabled list to fill out an injury-depleted bullpen, according to an ESPN report.
To clear a roster space for Santos Cheap Jerseys , the Blue Jays on Saturday optioned outfielder Darin Mastroianni to Triple-A Buffalo.