The Yankees have added a dependable starter with postseason experience to their rotation, acquiring left-handed starter Jaime Garcia from the Twins.
Garcia had spent less than a week with the Twins after being acquired July 24 in a deal wth the Braves.
He gave it a shot [Tuesday night], Black said. He got up and threw, but it wasn’t going to happen. This is one of those Mother Nature things.
Signed by the Rockies to a one-year, $7 million deal after missing all of 2016 recovering from Tommy John surgery, Holland, 31, is having a huge season.
Game Kids Kurt Warner Jersey In addition to converting 33 of 34 save opportunities, he has 50 strikeouts in 38 1/3 innings, a 1.64 ERA and 1.04 WHIP for Colorado, which is tied for the NL wild-card lead.
Left-handers Chris Rusin and Jake McGee, with one each, are the only other Rockies relievers with saves.
Holland had 125 saves from 2013-15 with the Royals before hurting his elbow.
Let’s start with this: Verlander, 34, is owed a lot of money over the next couple years. He’ll bring in approximately $10 million for the rest of 2017, then he’s guaranteed $28 million next year and $28 million in 2019, too, with a vesting option for $22 million for 2020 that automatically kicks in if he finishes in the top five of the 2019 Cy Young vote.
Game Kids Moritz Boehringer Jersey No team is going to pay his entire salary and give up an elite prospect or two. That’s just not going to happen. So the question is this: Can the Tigers find the right money/prospects balance with any team? More on that in a moment.