Mike Minor RUMORS & NEWS

  • Royals sign left-hander Mike Minor to two-year, $7.25 million contract

    Kansas City Star "The Royals keep collecting pitchers. They signed former Braves left-hander Mike Minor to a two-year contract Friday. Minor’s two-year deal is worth $7.25 million with a $10 million mutual option for 2018. He’ll make $2 million this year and $4 million in 2017. The option year contains a $1.25..." February 19

  • Braves pitcher Minor set to become non-tendered free agent

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Braves pitcher Mike Minor was to become a non-tendered free agent at midnight Wednesday after the team declined to offer the arbitration-eligible pitcher a contract, a person familiar with the situation said. The move was expected after Minor missed the 2015 season recovering from shoulder..." December 03

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    Kevin McAlpin @KevinMcAlpin

    John Hart says Mike Minor is "all systems go." Ramping up throwing in Orlando. Still in #Braves plans for 2016

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    David O'Brien @DOBrienAJC

    #Braves Mike Minor has been throwing for a while now, is expected to throw off mound for first time in about 3 weeks.

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    David O'Brien @DOBrienAJC

    #Braves pitcher Mike Minor, who's been on DL all season for shoulder issue, is going to have surgery

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    Kevin McAlpin @KevinMcAlpin

    John Hart said there's no timetable for Minor, but he'll likely start the regular season on the DL. #Braves

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    David O'Brien @DOBrienAJC

    #Braves just announced that Minor has been scratched from Sunday start due to shoulder tightness. Shoulder woes plagued him all last season

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    timdierkes @timdierkes

    Mike Minor won his arbitration hearing, a source says.

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    Mark Bowman @mlbbowman

    Mike Minor's arbitration case will be heard tomorrow. He'll either receive the $5.6M he's requested or the $5.1M the #Braves have offered.

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    David O'Brien @DOBrienAJC

    In case you missed tweet last night, #Braves arb hearing with Mike Minor set for Feb. 19, day before ATL pitchers and catchers report.

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    David O'Brien @DOBrienAJC

    #Braves offered $5.1 million and Minor proposed $5.6 million

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    MLBRosterMoves @MLBRosterMoves

    The @Braves activate LHP Mike Minor from the DL; option RHP Gus Schlosser to Triple-A Gwinnett.

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    Atlanta Braves @Braves

    LHP Mike Minor will make his first start of the season on Friday vs. San Francisco.

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    David O'Brien @ajcbraves

    Minor will make one more minor league rehab outing before rejoining Braves rotation. He'll Pitch Friday for Mississippi.

  • Mike Minor could join the Braves’ rotation as soon as Saturday

    Hardball Talk "The Braves have surprised with a major league-best 1.54 ERA from their starters so far this season, but their rotation is about to get even stronger. According to David O’Brien of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Mike Minor could be activated from the disabled list to start Saturday against..." April 22

  • Mike Minor tentatively set to join rotation next week

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Mike Minor allowed one hit in five scoreless innings for Class-A Rome in his third minor league rehab start Friday, and the left-hander is tentatively set to join the Braves starting rotation April 23 or April 25. Gavin Floyd also made his third minor league rehab start Friday, allowing two..." April 15

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    David O'Brien @ajcbraves

    #Braves Minor had a procedure done on urethra Dec. 31, couldn't throw in Jan., was a little sore at start of camp. So...

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    Mark Bowman @mlbbowman

    Mike Minor has agreed to a one-year deal worth $3.85 million. #Braves

  • Uggla homers twice, Minor wins again as Braves split series with Dodgers

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Dan Uggla is still not hitting his weight, but the Braves second baseman more than pulled his weight during the weekend at Dodger Stadium. Uggla hit two home runs and drove in four runs Sunday in an 8-1 Braves rout of the Dodgers, giving him three homers in consecutive wins that earned Atlanta..." June 10

  • Braves’ Minor sunk by sinker, a pitch that’s work in progress

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Mike Minor never had the sinker as part of his pitch repertoire, and based on results of the past two starts it might be some time before he uses it in a game that counts. The Braves left-hander allowed five runs and three homers in five innings of a 7-4 spring-training loss to the New York Mets..." March 26

  • Minor, Laird mix it up well against Yankees

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "If this had been a year or two ago, Braves pitcher Mike Minor might have shaken him off when a veteran catcher flashed the sign for a curveball or slider in some of the situations where Gerald Laird called for those pitches Saturday. But Minor has matured and developed the confidence to make..." March 10

  • Braves Extension Analysis: Mike Minor

    Talking Chop "I don't expect Mike Minor to sign an extension this offseason. I also don't think that the case for extending him now is persuasive even if you assume that several other players have already been signed. However, there is a popular sentiment among Braves fans that Minor (buoyed by his excellent..." February 13

  • Braves Extension Analysis: Mike Minor

    Talking Chop "This is the sixth in my series on possible extensions for the Braves' young core players. Here are the links to part one (on Martin Prado, alas), part two (Jason Heyward), part three (Freddie Freeman), part four (Kris Medlen), and part five (Craig Kimbrel). In the last post, by the way, 60% of TC..." February 12