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The Rule 5 draft is a Major League Baseball player draft that o...

wikipedia - 14 Dec 2017
The Rule 5 draft is a Major League Baseball player draft that occurs each year in December, at the annual Winter Meeting of general managers. The Rule 5 draft aims to prevent teams from stockpiling too many young players on their minor league affiliate teams when other teams would be willing to have them play in the majors. The Rule 5 draft is named for its place in Major League Rules. (It is sometimes mistakenly referenced with a Roman numeral.) The June Rule 4 draft, known as simply "the draft", "a
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Rays' Snell hopes to continue stellar season vs. Royals

FOXSports.com - 21 Aug 2018
Sparkman, a Rule 5 draft pick by the Toronto Blue Jays later returned to the Royals, makes his second career start for K.C.. Snell has turned in a pair of five-inning shutout efforts and is 6-1 with a 0.99 ERA in his last eight starts, a span ...
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2018 Rule-5 Draft Review (another Where Are They Now?)

Bless You Boys (blog) - 24 Jul 2018
Now that we're past the unofficial halfway point of the season, it's time to look back at the Rule 5 draft and see how the 18 players taken are working out this season. Given that a good chunk of the fanbase went "huh, that guy?" when the Tigers ...
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Who gets protected in the 2018 Rule 5 draft?

Bless You Boys (blog) - 08 Aug 2018
With that in mind, I am brought to what happens in December 2018, the Rule 5 draft. This is where teams have to add players that have been in their systems for a period of time (based on age and date acquired). Since these players have to be added to ...
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Top 30 Braves Prospects - Rule 5 Draft Eligibility List

Talking Chop - 30 Jul 2018
The players highlighted in red will be eligible for the 2018 Rule 5 Draft this winter unless they are added to the Braves 40-man roster. Touki seems like the only one guaranteed to be protected. Ynoa and Weigel will likely be protected. As it stands ...
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Astros add pitcher Framber Valdez to 25-man roster

Chron.com - 21 Aug 2018
14, lasting 5 2/3 innings during his second Class AAA appearance. He was promoted there on Aug. 8. The Astros named him their Minor League Pitcher of the Month in July, when he allowed just one earned run in 22 ⅓ innings for Class AA Corpus Christi.
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Allen Cordoba undergoes season-ending thumb surgery

The San Diego Union-Tribune - 19 Aug 2018
A year earlier, Cordoba jumped from rookie ball to the majors when the Padres plucked him out of the Cardinals' system in the Rule 5 draft. He played in 100 games, hit .207/.282/.297 with four homers and was destined for another year of minor league ...
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Inbox: What role best suits utility man Goodrum?

MLB.com - 21 Aug 2018
Outfielder Christin Stewart (Tigers' No. 6 prospect) could get a look, as could left-hander Matt Hall (No. 21). Outfielder Jacob Robson (No. 16) and right-hander Zac Houston were both drafted in 2016, and I'd be a little surprised if Detroit would use ...
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Inbox: How San Diego's 40-man roster shake out?

MLB.com - 20 Aug 2018
San Diego would need to trim its roster in November if it wants to add prospects before the Rule 5 Draft at the Winter Meetings in December. I suspect one of those four names will be left off. The other three will need to be much better in order to get ...
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Roster Crunch – The Case to Protect Telmito Agustin

Prospects1500 - 21 Aug 2018
The Nationals have a big decision coming up soon with Agustin as he is eligible to be selected in the Rule 5 draft this upcoming offseason. I could see the Nationals sending him to the Arizona Fall League to get a longer look at his recent swing ...
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Blue Jays hope to continue to be birds of prey vs. Orioles

UPI.com - 21 Aug 2018
Sparkman, a Rule 5 draft pick by the Toronto Blue Jays later returned to the Royals, makes his second career start for K.C.. Snell has turned in a pair of five-inning shutout efforts and is 6-1 with a 0.99 ERA in his last eight starts, a span ...
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BCB Mailbag 51: Bullpen blues

Brew Crew Ball - 19 Aug 2018
It seems some of the recent trades were influenced by service times/40 man roster/Rule 5 implications. What are the rules for how long a player can be retained before they are exposed to Rule 5 Draft? Where can I find the status of all Brewer minor ...
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Game CXIII: Royals at White Sox

Royals Review - 18 Aug 2018
Brad Keller was drafted from the Arizona Diamondbacks and traded to the Royals in this years Rule 5 draft. Dylan Covey was drafted from the Oakland Athletics in last year's Rule 5 draft. They'll pitch opposite each other this evening. The Royals' pick ...
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Mets may not call up their most exciting minor league prospect

New York Post - 11 Aug 2018
If the Mets were to place Alonso on the roster for September, it would eliminate a spot on the 40-man that could be used to protect a player from the Rule 5 draft. The 23-year-old Alonso has 103 RBIs combined this season for Double-A Binghamton and Las ...

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