Archive for July, 2016

  • Atlanta Braves Cleanup During Int’l Signing Period

    Atlanta Braves Cleanup During Int’l Signing Period

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB July 2, 2016 at 11:25 pm 0 comments

    The Atlanta Braves have agreed to terms with five top international prospects, including top overall prospect Kevin Maitan, MLB.com’s Jesse Sanchez reports. Maitan will receive $4.25MM. The Braves also nabbed catcher Abrahan Gutierrez, No. 18 on MLB.com’s international prospects list, for $3.5MM. Dominican righty Juan Contreras, not ranked on MLB.com’s […]

     
  • O.J. Mayo Banned From NBA

    O.J. Mayo Banned From NBA

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB July 1, 2016 at 11:49 pm 0 comments

    O.J. Mayo was dismissed and disqualified from the NBA on Friday for violating the terms of the league’s anti-drug program, the first player to receive that punishment in a decade. The league said the No. 3 overall pick in the 2008 draft out of USC is eligible to apply for […]