It was not a matter of “if”, but “when”. All good things must come to an end. And other cliches.
Even at the age of 37 and less than a year separated from an Achilles injury, David Ortiz can still hit with the best of them.
The Athletics designated first baseman Daric Barton for assignment earlier today as the 27-year-old was carrying a sluggish .143 average through 23 plate appearances.
The Evan Gattis story keeps on getting better.