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Understanding Player Relocation Hardships

08 August, 2017

Understanding player relocation hardships only requires a look at Edwin Jackson, current starting pitcher for the Washington Nationals.  Jackson holds the record among active MLB players for being traded twelve times during his fourteen year MLB career.  Let’s take a quick look at this much-traveled player: 2001 drafted by Los Angeles Dodgers 2003 makes his MLB debut with Dodgers 2006 traded to Tampa Bay 2008 traded to Detroit 2009 traded to Arizona 2010 traded to the Whi [...]

Player Relocation Means Hectic and Confusing Upheaval

25 July, 2017

Player relocation, as in the case of recently-traded David Phelps, can be, and usually is, a whirlwind of confusion. Phelps, a reliever for the Florida Marlins, was recently traded to the Seattle Mariners, who were looking for bullpen help.  Here’s how it all went down. As the trade deadline of July 31st approached, the trade rumors heated up.  Rumors were circulating that Phelps was going to be traded, and the team supposedly interested was the Seattle Mariners.  One of Phelps closes [...]

Player Relocation Merry Go Round

27 June, 2017

Player relocation merry-go-round goes round and round, and where it stops, nobody knows. A silly little play on words based on the famous children’s song, but also a very clear and accurate look at the world of professional athletes. The NBA Draft was conducted last week.  The week before that, the MLB AmateurDraft was held, and in a little over one month the MLB will have their trade deadline and the NFL teams will begin their camps and tryouts. What do all these things have in common? [...]

MLB Player Relocations for May 20, 2017

23 May, 2017

MLB player relocations look something like this: It was a seemingly unimportant mention under the baseball transactions listed Saturday, May 20.  The world of sports was informed that the Arizona had traded RHP Enrique Burgos to Atlanta for cash considerations.  It also stated that Atlanta had acquired 1B Matt Adams from St. Louis for INF Juan Yepez and cash, and had transferred RHP Chaz Roe to the 60-day DL.  RHP Luke Jackson was also recalled from Gwinnett in minor league baseball. On [...]