Happy Friday, Tribe friends!
From throwing fisticuffs in a minor league bench-clearing brawl to facing off in the World Series, Jim Thome and Chipper Jones have quite a history together. But the two legends are friends and will be going through this Road to Cooperstown journey together along with Vladimir Guerrero and Trevor Hoffman.
Around the league
- The Brewers agreed to a 5-year, $80 million dollar contract with Lorenzo Cain.
- Oh, the Brewers also completed a trade with the Miami Marlins to acquire Christian Yelich.
- The Padres’ social media team claimed to be hacked after posts went out insinuating that the team had acquired Eric Hosmer.
- Vladimir Guerrero will be the first player to enter the Hall of Fame in an Angels cap.
- The Trenton Thunder will now be known as the Trenton Pork Roll.
- Scott Boras is of the mindset that tanking is detrimental to baseball.