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Hit: 25/35/45 Power: 25/30/35 Run: 35/35/35 Field: 45/50/55 Throw: 50/55/60
28. Christopher Acosta, RHP, VIDEO
Acosta was a big-dollar sign in 2014, with a projectable long
- Haphazard Preview for a Game You'll Never See
League last year in home runs. Right-hander Manny Acosta pitches in relief for the Diablos. He recorded 248.0 innings in that same role with Atlanta and the Mets.
Who's Playing in It That Might
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Acosta, and Dennys Reyes amongst others.
This season, the Mexican League home run champ, with 33 homers in 372 at-bats, was the Diablos' John Lindsey. Dodgers fans may remember he was a September call
- The International Spending Limits Are Not Limits At All
deals with two top prospects.
Red Sox will pay penalties, but they get the No. 1 pitcher available (Anderson Espinoza) and the top Dominican pitcher (Christopher Acosta).
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- The New Golden Age of Cuban Baseball in MLB
and Jose Acosta certainly made their mark in organized baseball in the 1910s and 20s.
The number of Cuban-born players in the majors spiked right after Castro’s revolution, reflecting both
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in 60 innings of relief this year.
The Cy Acosta Award. Awarded for: Batting accomplishments by an American League pitcher. Named for: Cecilio "Cy" Acosta, who was the first AL pitcher to bat
- A New Mets Closer?
. Then Manny Acosta was called in and not surprisingly blew the game in spectacular fashion. Manager Terry Collins announced "We'll address it", referring to the closing situation in Queens. So which
- Fantasy Mailbag: Rejected Questions
Q: Please rank the following players: Aardsma, Abad, Abreu, Abreu, Accardo, Aceves, Ackley, Acosta, Adams, Adams, Adams, Adams, Adams, Adams...
Q: I'm in a keeper league with my kids. My son
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Acosta for assignment this morning. Acosta is no great shakes. In his 153.2 MLB innings he has produced a 3.40 ERA and 4.47 FIP. Last year, though, he was one of the Mets best relievers, with a 2.95 ERA
- Team Preview: New York Mets
LHP Tim Byrdak / Taylor Tankersley
RHP Pedro Beato
RHP Manny Acosta
RHP Jason Isringhausen
* on DL to start the season
It might be painful to see eight starting pitchers listed
- Waiver Wire: August 23rd
in 5 percent of Yahoo! leagues)
With Francisco Rodriguez done for the year, the closer spot is up for grabs in the Mets bullpen. So far, Hisanori Takahashi and Manny Acosta have notched saves in his
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on the Dominican Summer League rosters have tested positive within the drug testing program. By comparison, just 2 players (Jose Mendoza of the Mariners system, and Jose Acosta of the Pirates system) have
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Acosta, RHP/SS, Florida HS
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Despite some clear rough spots in his game, Vitters is still one of the top prospects in the system. Donaldson also showed some potential
- Sophomores: The NL East
in 87.1 innings of work, along with an ERA of 2.89 (3.52 FIP). His rates are very similar, although his ground-ball percentage has dropped to just 39.5%.
Reliever Manny Acosta allowed 48 hits