The Rule 5 draft is a Major League Baseball player draft that o... -
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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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Orioles get glimpse of Rule 5 Draft additions - 01 Apr 2018
BALTIMORE -- A bright spot in Saturday's 6-2 loss to the Twins was that Orioles fans got their first glimpse at two of the team's Rule 5 Draft additions in pitchers Nestor Cortes Jr. and Pedro Araujo. The pair of young arms each made their respective ...
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Orioles return Rule 5 Draft pick Nestor Cortes to Yankees

River Avenue Blues (blog) - 14 Apr 2018
The Orioles have returned left-hander and Rule 5 Draft pick Nestor Cortes to the Yankees, the team announced. That means Cortes cleared waivers and is no longer on the 40-man roster. The Yankees have assigned him to Double-A Trenton. Cortes, 23 ...
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Yankees get back former Rule 5 draft pick Mike Ford

Yanks Go Yard - 26 Mar 2018
As we patiently await (yeah, right) the results of Greg Bird's CT scan and MRI of his injured right foot, the Yankees received some good news, as former Rule 5 pick, Mike Ford has been returned from the Mariners. The one downside of having a top 10 ...
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Dozier lone bright spot as Twins struggle in NY - 24 Apr 2018
"Dozier had a really nice at-bat to get us on the board," Molitor said. "But we couldn't do much other than that." New York broke the game open with a three-run seventh, with Stanton connecting on an RBI single and Tyler Austin adding a two-run double ...
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South Side Sox Prospect Vote: Round 19

South Side Sox - 24 Apr 2018
(This past offseason the White Sox didn't protect him in the Rule 5 draft, which incurred Twitter wrath from the lefthander.) He first made a mark in 2014, two years after being drafted, with 9.2 K/9 and 3.1 BB/9 in Kannapolis. In 2015, Guerrero had a ...
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A ranking of Royals prospects by combining all the rankings

Royals Review - 23 Apr 2018
But they can still present a consensus on the system. Here are the composite Royals prospects rankings. 25. RHP Brad Keller (71 weighted points) - The Rule 5 draft pick has already impressed in the first two weeks of the season. Shaun Newkirk liked him ...
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Winkler looking like a keeper, Rule 5 or not

MyAJC - 11 Apr 2018
The Braves took him in the December 2014 Rule 5 Draft, and it's taken this long for Winkler to get to the point where the full-year-on-the-major-league-roster part of the Rule 5 requirements can be fulfilled, and the Braves would no longer have to ...
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Angels designate Luke Bard, call up Eduardo Paredes

Los Angeles Times - 22 Apr 2018
The need for a fresh bullpen arm outweighed the desire to keep a promising one, as right-hander Eduardo Paredes was recalled from triple-A Salt Lake on Saturday and Luke Bard, who was selected from Minnesota in the Rule 5 draft last winter, was ...
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FSL notes: Yanks' Loaisiga shows staying power - 24 Apr 2018
Because Loaisiga would have been eligible for the Rule 5 Draft, the Yankees elected to protect him and add him to their 40-man roster this November. He appeared in one Grapefruit League game, working a hitless inning against the Atlanta Braves on March ...
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Brave new world for Portland native Ryan Flaherty in Atlanta

Lewiston Sun Journal - 23 Apr 2018
Bautista has played third base plenty of times, including 394 games in the majors. Hadlock Field fans may remember Bautista as a minor leaguer with Altoona, when he was the starting third baseman for the South team in the 2005 Eastern League All-Star ...
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Ohtani goes 1-for-4 in first game at cleanup - 23 Apr 2018
To clear a spot for Paredes on the roster, the Angels designated Rule 5 Draft pick Luke Bard for assignment. Bard, 27, earned a spot in the Angels' bullpen out of Spring Training and logged a 5.40 ERA over 11 2/3 innings, though that figure was skewed ...
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Nicholas named PCL Player of the Week

KTSM News Channel 9 - 23 Apr 2018
Hauschild, in his fourth year with the Grizzlies (2015-2018), was selected by the Astros in the 33rd round of the 2012 First-Year Player Draft out of the University of Dayton. The 28-year-old has a career 3.72 ERA (338.2 IP, 140 ER) with 304 strikeouts ...
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Jesus Aguilar delivers walk-off blast as Brewers beat Marlins, 6-5

Brew Crew Ball - 22 Apr 2018
That's now five wins in a row for the Cream City Nine (13-9), thanks in large part to a bullpen that has worked 17.2 consecutive scoreless innings with five hits, three walks, and 21 strikeouts. The Brewers will attempt to complete the four-game sweep ...
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Julian Fernández's UCL sprain has Giants fearing the worst

The Mercury News - 27 Mar 2018
SAN FRANCISCO–Julian Fernández's right arm was always going to force the Giants to make a tough decision. They just though the decision would be a different one. Prior to the final exhibition game of the spring Tuesday, manager Bruce Bochy revealed ...

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