Daily Baseball Update - 7/5/2021
In baseball yesterday: Full All-Star rosters announced, Yankees are in trouble, & more.
It’s July 5th, 2021 and here’s everything going on in the world of baseball.
The Most Important Thing(s)
Nick Pivetta, Red Sox: 7 IP, 10 K, 2 BB, 2 H, 0 ER
Adam Duvall, Marlins: 3-4, HR, 4 RBI
Luis Arraez, Twins: 3-4, 3 R, BB
Kenta Maeda, Twins: 6 IP, 10 K, 1 BB, 2 H, 0 ER
Manny Machado, Padres: 2-2, 2 HR, 3 R, 3 BB
Jose Abreu, White Sox: 3-4, HR, 4 RBI, 2 R
Wander Franco, Rays: 2-4, HR
Tyler Anderson, Pirates: 7 IP, 6 K, 2 BB, 3 H, 0 ER
Angels moves: Recalled INF Jose Rojas from Salt Lake (Triple-A).
Dodgers moves: Recalled RHP Edwin Uceta from Oklahoma City (Triple-A). Optioned RHP Brusader Graterol for Oklahoma City.
Royals moves: Optioned CF Edward Olivares to Omaha (Triple-A).
Major League Baseball investigators are looking into a range of inquiries in the Trevor Bauer case, says Buster Olney.
Nightengale also notes that the White Sox have serious interest in Rockies SS Trevor Story.
Cardinals RHP Carlos Martinez left yesterday’s start early after bruising his right thumb while at the plate.
C Wellington Castillo has retired from baseball, relays Jesse Dougherty.
Posts With Your Toast
Astros prospect Matthew Barefoot has stepped up his game, writes David Laurila.
Dont’ let one win fool you about these Yankees, opines Ken Davidoff.
Random Baseball Rewind
The inspiring story of Oakland A's outfielder Stephen Piscotty, a cardboard cutout and a fan living with ALS.
God bless and good day!!
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