#1 www.tigersfanproshop.com von elaine95 11.02.2019 08:54

Scott Taetsch/Getty ImagesFree-agent outfielder Austin Jackson has reportedly reached a contract agreement with the New York Mets.Jon Heyman of Fancred first reported the signing Friday. Terms of the deal haven't been announced.The Mets will be Jackson's third team of the 2018 season. He signed with the San Francisco Giants in January before getting traded to the Texas Rangers on July 8. The Rangers released him less than a week later.The 31-year-old Texas native posted a lackluster .242/.309/.295 triple-slash line with no home runs in 59 games for the Giants prior to the trade. He didn't appear in any contests for the Rangers.In March http://www.tigersfanproshop.com/authentic-omar-infante-jersey , Jacksondiscussedbeing prepared to fill any role with San Francisco:"You can control what you can control. I think that's something over time that I started to accept. But the same time I will not change who I am as a player and as a person, and continue to do the things that I've always done no matter where I am in the lineup or in the field. Just try to keep your focus and be ready. ... It's all about being ready and keeping that mindset."The outlook with the Mets will be similar. He'll provide outfield depth for the rest of the year with Yoenis Cespedes set to undergoseason-ending surgeryon his heels.Jackson will likely split time in center field with Brandon Nimmo, who's also been getting starts in right field, and Matt den Dekker, at least until a hot hand emerges. A look at what’s happening around the majors today:BLUE BIRTHDAYMike Trout is likely to sit out the Angels‘ game against Detroit because of a sore right wrist, depriving Los Angeles‘ fans of what’s become an annual treat: Seeing Trout do incredible things on his birthday. Trout will turn 27 on Tuesday http://www.tigersfanproshop.com/authentic-travis-wood-jersey , and he has a history of throwing celebrations for himself. He has homered on his birthday four times in his first six full big-league seasons. He did it at the Big A last season, homering and also getting his 1,000th career hit. Trout received a cortisone injection on his wrist Monday, and the Angels are hopeful he can return to the lineup on the weekend. He missed his fifth straight game Monday.PITCHING PALSPittsburgh’s Jameson Taillon and Colorado’s Chad Bettis will pitch in a game featuring two starters bouncing back from testicular cancer. Bettis underwent surgery in November 2016 for testicular cancer and continued cancer treatments through that spring and into last season. So when Taillon had surgery to treat testicular cancer on May 8, 2017, he had an instant line of support. Taillon spoke a few times with Bettis during his treatment Jordan Zimmermann Jersey , calling their exchanges “comforting.”“I just felt like if I needed anything or had a question, I was very comfortable going to ask him about any part of the process,” Taillon said.DOUBLE UPThe Braves and Nationals open a four-game series with a doubleheader. Atlanta is right on Philadelphia’s heals in the NL East race, while Washington is five games back of the Braves. Atlanta’s Max Fried (1-4, 3.38 ERA) faces Jefry Rodriguez (0-1, 6.86) in the opener Jose Iglesias Jersey , and Nationals ace Max Scherzer (15-5, 2.33) opposes Sean Newcomb (10-5, 3.23) in the nightcap.HAPP HEALINGThe sputtering Yankees got some good news Monday when left-hander J.A. Happ moved a little closer to returning from hand, foot and mouth disease. Manager Aaron Boone said Happ is no longer contagious. Assuming everything goes well over the next couple of days, Happ is on track to start Thursday against Texas in the opener of an 11-game homestand. “He’s out of the woods, virus-wise Denny McLain Jersey ,” Boone said.FAR FROM CY YEARSStruggling former AL Cy Young Award winners Bartolo Colon and Felix Hernandez will be on the mound when the Rangers host the Mariners in the middle game of their three-game series. The last victory for both hefty right-handers came on June 30. Colon (5-10, 5.18 ERA), the 45-year-old hurler who was the 2005 Cy Young winner while with the Angels, has lost five consecutive starts for Texas since his 246th career win that matched Dennis Martinez for the most by a player born in Latin America. The 32-year-old Hernandez (8-9, 5.49), who won the Cy Young with the Mariners in 2010 http://www.tigersfanproshop.com/authentic-daniel-norris-jersey , is 0-3 with a 7.64 ERA his last four starts.ROBINSON GETTING READYRobinson Cano has begun his minor league rehab assignment ahead of his return from an 80-game suspension for violating baseball’s joint drug agreement. Cano played Monday for Triple-A Tacoma and is scheduled to play there again Tuesday. After that, he may play some games for Class A Everett later in the week. Cano is eligible to rejoin Seattle on Aug. 14. When he does, he’s expected to play first, second and third base.

Xobor Forum Software von Xobor | Forum, Fotos, Chat und mehr mit Xobor