Happy Tuesday, everyone!
It’s not a question of if, it’s a question of when when it comes to Oscar Mercado. Also it’s looking likely that we will see Mike Clevinger again before the All-Star break.
It’s hard to think of a more deserving player than Martin when it comes to the Comeback Player of the Year award. The fact that he’s playing (and at a high level) is a minor miracle.
Tito as Thanos? How rude.
Around the league
- Casey Mize, top pick in the draft last season, made his double-A debut and pitched a no-hitter. Oh cool, he’s in the Detroit farm system.
- A.J. Pollock may find himself on the IL with an elbow infection.
- Ender Inciarte had to leave Monday night’s game with hamstring tightness.
- Trevor Rosenthal is headed to extended spring training.
- DJ LeMahieu is day to day with right knee inflammation.
- Nate Lowe has been called up by the Rays.
- The Bellinger/Yelich MVP race is going to be spicy: