Dodgers news ...
Andy McCullough of the LA Times wrote about the one that got away from the Dodgers. Yordy Alvarez. Sigh.
“The Dodgers agreed to trade him for Fields. They have watched from afar as Alvarez has blossomed into a 6-foot-5, 225-pound force. Fields was cut by the Dodgers this spring after 2 1/2 seasons.”
Around the league ...
All-Star festivities kicked off on Saturday with the newly added High School All-Star Game. Some future stars are on the horizon!
The first-ever High School All-Star Game is going down. pic.twitter.com/nV5slKBYCy— MLBDevelops (@MLBDevelops) July 6, 2019
Angels pitcher Andrew Heaney honored his teammate Tyler Skaggs with a first pitch curveball.
Andrew Heaney pays tribute to Tyler Skaggs with his first pitch tonight. ❤️ pic.twitter.com/k90v2dKapM— MLB (@MLB) July 6, 2019
The Mets circus continued on Saturday — this time, their GM reportedly threw a chair in the middle of a meeting with manager Mikey Callaway.