Chris Getz

#392B,
Height: 6' 0"
Weight: 185
Bat: L
Throw: R
Born:
College: Michigan
Birth Place: Southfield, Michigan
Draft: 2005 4th round by the
  • MLB Power Rankings: NL West ruling the baseball world
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    MLB Power Rankings: NL West ruling the baseball world

    A few fellow ball writers and I have taken to celebrating draft day by recalling our favorite old scouting descriptors, some of which are real, some made up but close enough to sound sort of legit. Think of these being side-mouth mumbled by a well-tanned

  • Gomez homers twice, Texas wins 11-4 for split with Blue Jays
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    Gomez homers twice, Texas wins 11-4 for split with Blue Jays

    Carlos Gomez homered twice to drive in five runs and the Texas Rangers beat the Toronto Blue Jays 11-4 on Thursday for a split of the four-game series. Mike Napoli and Robinson Chirinos also homered for the Rangers off Marcus Stroman (7-4). Gomez has five homers in his six games since returning from the disabled list last week after missing a month with a right hamstring strain. His three-run shot in the third ricocheted off the left-field foul pole and put Texas up 6-0, then he added a two-run homer in the seventh off reliever Cesar Valdez. Texas (36-36) won for the ninth time in 13 games to get back to .500 before playing 20 of its next 26 games on the road. The Blue Jays (35-37), who beat

  • Former TFA outfielder signs with Phillies for reported $5.1 million bonus
    Orlando Sentinel

    Former TFA outfielder signs with Phillies for reported $5.1 million bonus

    Former First Academy outfielder Adam Haseley has agreed to terms with the Philadelphia Phillies for a reported $5.1 million signing bonus, it was announced Thursday. Haseley, who recently completed his junior season at Virginia, was the eighth overall selection in the amateur baseball draft this month. That choice was assigned a slot value of nearly $4.8 million by Major League Baseball. Haseley made the All-ACC first team in 2017 after leading the league with a .390 batting average and .491 on-base percentage. He had 14 home runs and 56 RBIs as a junior with the Cavaliers. Haseley is expected to report to the Phillies’ complex in Clearwater before being assigned to a minor-league affiliate,