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 Post subject: Re: Mets announce position players headed to AFL
PostPosted: Tue Aug 29, 2017 3:55 pm 
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Rules state that each club is required to provide 6 players.

Could be it means a minimum of 6...


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 Post subject: Re: Mets announce position players headed to AFL
PostPosted: Tue Aug 29, 2017 3:59 pm 
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No mention of that in the official press release-

Roster size is established at 35 players per team. Each major-league organization is required to provide seven players subject to the following eligibility requirements:

• All Triple-A and Double-A players are eligible provided they are on Double-A rosters no later than August 15.

• Each organization is permitted to send two Class A Advanced-level players in addition to the current allowance of two "A-exempt" players (who are under contract as of August 15). Foreign players are allowed as long as the player is not on his native country’s primary protected player list.

• No players with more than one year active or two years total of credited major-league service as of August 31 (including major league disabled list time) are eligible except a team may select one player picked in the most recently concluded Major League Rule 5 Draft.

• Each team is allotted 20 pitchers but only 15 are designated "eligible" each game day.

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 Post subject: Re: Mets announce position players headed to AFL
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HeyNowHK wrote:
Rules state that each club is required to provide 6 players.

Could be it means a minimum of 6...



Yes, 4 pitchers.

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Mets still have 4 pitchers spots they can fill.

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 Post subject: Re: Mets announce position players headed to AFL
PostPosted: Tue Aug 29, 2017 4:03 pm 
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I was going by their own website.

http://mlb.mlb.com/mlb/events/winterlea ... layer_elig


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 Post subject: Re: Mets announce position players headed to AFL
PostPosted: Tue Aug 29, 2017 4:05 pm 
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Metro2007 wrote:
No mention of that in the official press release-

Roster size is established at 35 players per team. Each major-league organization is required to provide seven players subject to the following eligibility requirements:



If the number is 7 and they announced 4, then doesn't that mean they can add 3 more?

So I guess the number (7) is either just suggested or a minimum.


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 Post subject: Re: Mets announce position players headed to AFL
PostPosted: Tue Aug 29, 2017 4:07 pm 
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HeyNowHK wrote:
Metro2007 wrote:
No mention of that in the official press release-

Roster size is established at 35 players per team. Each major-league organization is required to provide seven players subject to the following eligibility requirements:



If the number is 7 and they announced 4, then doesn't that mean they can add 3 more?

So I guess the number (7) is either just suggested or a minimum.



According to Michael Mayer they can add 4 pitchers aka not McNeil without removing someone. He flat out said 4 pitchers spots.

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 Post subject: Re: Mets announce position players headed to AFL
PostPosted: Tue Aug 29, 2017 4:10 pm 
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Yup. 4 pitchers, Roster says NYM in 4 pitchers slots. They can add 4 pitchers. Team already has 4 OF's on the roster, 8 IF's (one pending from the Reds)

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 Post subject: Re: Mets announce position players headed to AFL
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I thought they could also provide "taxi squad" players or something like that, who only play 2-3 times a week. Maybe McNeil could slot there?


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 Post subject: Re: Mets announce position players headed to AFL
PostPosted: Tue Aug 29, 2017 4:23 pm 
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Guessing the arms are Uceta, McGeorge, Logan Taylor and Joe Shaw.


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 Post subject: Re: Mets announce position players headed to AFL
PostPosted: Tue Aug 29, 2017 4:39 pm 
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HeyNowHK wrote:
Guessing the arms are Uceta, McGeorge, Logan Taylor and Joe Shaw.

I feel like they might want to give Uceta some rest since he'll probably end the year with roughly 70 innings but I can see the rest.

I can also see PJ Conlon.


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 Post subject: Re: Mets announce position players headed to AFL
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Shaw and Taylor seem like wastes, but we do usually send over a few NPs to get beaten up a bit over there.

Wondering if they use the spots for some bigger names guys who are shut down but not necessarily seriously hurt - Dunn (depending on what happens there), Holderman, etc.


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 Post subject: Re: Mets announce position players headed to AFL
PostPosted: Tue Aug 29, 2017 5:24 pm 
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ilikeike29 wrote:
HeyNowHK wrote:
Guessing the arms are Uceta, McGeorge, Logan Taylor and Joe Shaw.

I feel like they might want to give Uceta some rest since he'll probably end the year with roughly 70 innings but I can see the rest.

I can also see PJ Conlon.

This could've been one reason they slowed down his innings (moved him to pen).


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