The #1 starter on this team will be Aaron Nola, who finished 12-11 last year but should have better numbers this year, especially with a better offense supporting him. After the Cubs reportedly didn’t want to meet Detroit’s demands for prospects in return, any deal with the Astros seemed to collapse under its own weight. If Sanó starts, he will likely be replaced by a pinch runner if he ever reaches base. all, this is the franchise that routinely lost over 100 games a season a half-dozen years ago. 304 average, 26 home runs, and 65 RBI), expect the 23-year-old to make some major noise for Philadelphia; especially when he had a torrid Spring Training batting around. This is not the first time this season that an alarm has been sounded for the Minnesota Twins. About Latest Posts Follow meGriffin FullerFormer Division 1 pitcher at Stetson University with an immense passion for the game of baseball. Throw in Tyler Wade, Gleyber Torres, and Miguel Andujar who show promise, and Mateo could turn out to be the odd man out. com this week, and Lucas Giolito, Reynaldo Lopez, and Carson Fulmer all entering their first full seasons, this was a move the Sox needed to make. And I’ve watched, this spring, guys try to change their swing, and try to hit the ball the other way, and hit the ball to a gap.