Report Atkins LaCava Finalists For Torontos GM Job - RealGM Wiretap
Ross Atkins and Tony LaCava are both finalists to be named general manager of the Toronto Blue Jays Wholesale Jerseys Cheap , according to a report.
LaCava is currently the club's interim general manager, while Atkins is vice president of player development for the Cleveland Indians.
The Blue Jays haven't confirmed the report. President Mark Shapiro has been searching for a permanent general manager since Alex Anthopoulos declined to sign a contract extension.
Ian Kennedys Deal With Royals Is Backloaded - RealGM Wiretap
The contract agreement between the Kansas City Royals and Ian Kennedy is significantly backloaded.
Kennedy will earn just $7.5 million this coming season and $13.5 million in 2017.
He can opt out after the 2017 season or take home $49 million over the final three years of the deal.
Pennington Becomes First Position Player To Pitch In Postseason - RealGM Wiretap
With the Kansas City Royals leading 12-2 in the top of the ninth inning on Tuesday night, the Toronto Blue Jays sent Cliff Pennington to the mound.
In over 100 years of postseason play, a Major League position player had never taken the mound before.
Pennington's first pitch was a 91 fastball for a strike.