Minor MLB Transactions: 5/3/21
The most recent minor strikes from round baseball…
Infielder Greg Garcia opted out of his minor league contract with the Phillies, who subsequently launched him, Jon Heyman of MLB Community tweets. Garcia spent roughly two weeks with the Phillies, although he by no means made it to their roster after signing April 22. The previous Cardinal and Padre will return to the open market because the proprietor of a .245/.354/.339 line in 1,303 plate appearances.
JT Riddle and Tzu-Wei Lin each cleared waivers after being designated for project by the Twins earlier this week, based on SKOR North’s Darren Wolfson (Twitter hyperlinks). The infielders shall be assigned to the Twins’ Triple-A affiliate in St. Paul for the beginning of the minor league season. Riddle and Lin signed minors offers with Minnesota in December, and every had their contracts chosen in April because the Twins seemed to fill some roster holes created by accidents and a COVID-19 outbreak. Riddle appeared in 4 video games earlier than touchdown on the COVID injured record himself, whereas Lin appeared in only one sport as a defensive sub.