The most recent minor strikes from round baseball, all courtesy of Chris Hilburn-Trenkle of Baseball America:
- The Rockies just lately signed first baseman Matt Adams to a minor-league deal. The slugging lefty has been assigned to Colorado’s alternate coaching website, per Kyle Newman of The Denver Publish. Adams has performed for the Cardinals, Nationals and Braves over the previous 9 seasons. He was a reasonably vital a part of Washington’s large league roster as just lately as 2019, though he solely picked up 51 plate appearances with Atlanta final yr earlier than being minimize free. The Rockies have tabbed C.J. Cron as their common first baseman to begin the yr.
- The Cubs signed Andrew Romine to a minors contract. The veteran utilityman has performed with the Angels, Tigers, Rangers and Mariners over a giant league profession that started in 2010. Romine was in camp with the Twins in Spring Coaching however opted out after Minnesota declined so as to add the 35-year-old to the MLB roster. Romine’s youthful brother Austin Romine is a catcher on the Cubs’ main league group, though the backstop is at present on the 10-day injured listing.
- The White Sox signed outfielder Zack Granite and right-hander Keyvius Sampson to minor-league offers. Granite is a speedy outfielder who picked up 107 MLB plate appearances with the 2017 Twins. He has since hung out within the Rangers’ and Yankees’ methods however hasn’t made it again to the massive leagues. Sampson pitched within the majors with the Reds from 2015-16 and with the Hanwha Eagles of the Korea Baseball Group in 2018. He returned to the U.S. on a minors cope with the Giants in 2019 however didn’t get again to the majors.