Notable MLB Deadline Deals

Notable MLB deadline deals from SportingNews MLB Deadline Deals by Usa Today  Ubaldo Jimenez (6-9, 4.46 ERA, in 21 GS for the Rockies) was acquired by Cleveland. He’ll be under team control for the next two seasons; 2012: $4.2 million, 2013: $5.75 million club option ($1M buyout), 2014: $8 million club option ($1M buyout). He can void 2014 …

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2010 Rule V Draft

26-year-old Infielder Josh Rodriguez was the first overall pick of the 2010 Rule V Draft. Selected by Cleveland out of Rice University in the 2nd round of the 2006 Draft, the right-handed hitter was assigned to Akron (Eastern League/AA) for the third time in a row to begin the 2010 season. After a good start …

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2010 Non-tendered Free Agents

Canadian catcher Russell Martin is among prominent 2010 non-tendered free agents. Fifty-two players became free agents yesterday in compliance with Major League Rule 3(h)(1) that establishes that on or before December 2 (this date changed this year, before was Dec. 12), each Major League Club must tender a Major League Uniform Player’s Contract to each …

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2010 MLB FREE AGENTS

According to the new rule, MLB players with at least 6 years of MLB service time and without a contract for the next season are automatically declared free agents the day after the end of the World Series (Nov. 2). The exclusive negotiation period with the former team was reduced from fifteen to five days, …

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Trade Assignment Waiver Deals

In order to trade a player to another Major League club after the 31st July trade deadline, a team must request Trade Assignment Waivers (MLR 10 a2) on that player. During a subsequent 48-hour period, any of the other 29 teams have the right to claim the player put on waivers and the worst record …

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TRADE DEADLINE DEALS

On July 31st expired the period for teams to deal major league players without put them first on trade assignment waivers or Major League waivers (MLR 10b). Then teams can still trade players on their 40-man rosters, but they have to clear assignment waivers in order to be dealt. This is the list of this …

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Main MLB Transactions of late

The July 31 Trade deadline is one month away but some teams have begun to address their needs. This is the list of the main deals: OAKLAND acquired IF/OF Conor Jackson from ARIZONA for minor league LHP Sam Demel (AAA) – Jun. 15 BALTIMORE acquired IF/OF Jake Fox from OAKLAND in exchange for RHP Ross Wolf (AAA) …

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