I hope everyone enjoyed a relaxing time with friends and family this past holiday weekend. I’m fortunate enough to not have to return to work until this coming Thursday, so I have a few extra days to sit around in my new Andrew Miller jersey before inevitably returning to work. Whether you’re back at work or still enjoying a vacation, here’s to a fantastic rest of 2016!
After a historic minor league hitting streak and almost being sent to Milwaukee in the Jonathan Lucroy trade, Francisco Mejia is shooting to the top of Tribe Top Prospect lists everywhere and is hoping to make an impact on the big league club sooner rather than later.
Around the League
- Two of the biggest spenders in the NL, the Dodgers and the Cardinals, are reportedly both trying to land second baseman Brian Dozier.
- Alexi Amarista will be taking his defensive versatility to Colorado on a 1 year contract for 2017.
- Former pitcher for the Rangers, John Barfield, was killed in a shooting in Little Rock, Arkansas on Monday.