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Top 60 All-Time Greatest Jays: #36 Doyle Alexander

Photo by Focus on Sport/ Doyle Lafayette Alexander | SP | 1983-1986 Doyle Alexander was born September 4th, 1950, in Cordova, Alabama. He was picked in the 9th round of the 1968 amateur draft by the Dodgers. He was easily the best pick of the 9th round of that draft. Only 3 others from that round made the majors, and none of them did much at all. He made it to the majors in 1971 with the Dodgers. Doyle bounced around the majors playing for the Orioles, Yankees, Rangers, Braves, Giants, and Yankees again before the Jays signed him as a free agent on June 21st, 1983,...

Minneapolis Star-Tribune

Twins trade LaMonte Wade to Giants for pitcher Shaun Anderson

One day after signing Alex Colome to handle a lot of eighth- and ninth-inning assignments, the Twins traded for Giants righthander Shaun Anderson, who figures to inherit a lot of seventh and eighth innings.

Call to the Pen

SF Giants rumors: Team giving 3 years to Tommy La Stella

The San Francisco Giants have mostly made moves under the radar this offseason, but the latest SF Giants rumors have the team reaching a three-year deal with free agent second baseman Tommy La Stella. That would certainly provide the Giants with more pop at second base, but it would appear to push Silver Slugger winner […] SF Giants rumors: Team giving 3 years to Tommy La Stella - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Halos Heaven

Simmons, La Stella find new homes

Photo by Richard Rodriguez/ Angels Opening Day middle infielders from 2019 and 2020 move on in free agency A pair of ex-Angels found new homes late Tuesday, with shortstop Andrelton Simmons reportedly agreeing to terms with the Twins and second baseman Tommy La Stella finding a home with the Giants. Simmons signed for one year, $10.5 million with the Twins, per multiple reports. Twinkie Town has more on Minnesota’s new shortstop. La Stella is close to a multi-year deal in San Francisco, per Alex Pavlovic of NBC Sports Bay Area. Those two comprised the starting middle...

Madison Bumgarner could be trade candidate this offseason

The Giants could use their ace Madison Bumgarner as a key trade piece in the offseason. Take a look at his highlights from 2018. About Major League Baseball: Major League Baseball (MLB) is the most historic professional sports league in the United States

MLB.com FastCast: Zaidi to lead Giants - 11/7/18

The Giants officially introduced Farhan Zaidi as their president of baseball operations, plus the Mariners and Rays get close to a trade About Major League Baseball: Major League Baseball (MLB) is the most historic professional sports league in the Unite