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Braves | Atlanta punished for rules violation
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 15:14:11 -0800

Former Atlanta Braves general manager John Coppolella has been permanently banned from MLB for violating rules in the international market, commissioner Rob Manfred announced Tuesday, Nov. 21. Additionally, rights to 13 internation prospects must be forfeited, including highly regarded prospect SS Kevin Maitan. Maitan had signed a $4.25 million deal with the Braves last year. The other 12 prospects forfeited are as follows: Juan Contreras, Yefri del Rosario, Abrahan Gutierrez, Juan Carlos Negret, Yenci Pena, Yunior Severino, Livan Soto, Guillermo Zuniga, Brandol Mezquita, Angel Rojas, Antonio Sucre and Ji Hwan Bae. These players will become free agents and are eligible to sign with any team. Finally, former special assistant Gordon Blakeley will be suspended one year and will not be allowed to work for any team during that time.

2/21 - Angels | Alex Meyer goes on 60-day DL
2/21 - Yankees | NYY moves Jabari Blash
2/21 - Angels | Jabari Blash acquired by Angeles
2/21 - Rays | Tampa Bay inks Carlos Gomez
2/21 - Pirates | Michael Saunders signed by Pirates
2/21 - Braves | Mauricio Cabrera outrighted
2/21 - Rangers | Texas trades Miguel Medrano
2/21 - Reds | Cincinnati acquires Miguel Medrano
2/21 - Nationals | Joe Ross placed on DL
2/21 - Orioles | Colby Rasmus signs with Baltimore
2/21 - Astros | Forrest Whitley suspended
2/21 - Orioles | Jaycob Brugman DFAed
2/21 - Marlins | Cameron Maybin signs with Marlins
2/21 - Red Sox | Jackie Bradley Jr. staying put?
2/21 - Twins | Trevor May to 60-day DL
2/21 - Pirates | Nick Burdi to 60-day DL
2/21 - Giants | Joan Gregorio released
2/20 - MLB | Luke Hochevar not ready to retire
2/20 - MLB | Juan Pablo Martinez free to sign
2/20 - Yankees | Jabari Blash designated for assignment
2/20 - Diamondbacks | Arizona trades away Anthony Banda
2/20 - Yankees | Nick Solak sent to Tampa Bay
2/20 - Yankees | Taylor Widener dealt to Arizona
2/20 - Diamondbacks | Arizona nabs Taylor Widener
2/20 - Rays | Nick Solak headed to Tampa Bay
2/20 - Rays | Tampa Bay lands Anthony Banda
2/20 - Giants | San Fran lands Manny Parra on minors deal
2/20 - Diamondbacks | Arizona ships Brandon Drury to Yanks
2/20 - Yankees | Brandon Drury joins Yankees
2/20 - Rays | Steven Souza sent to Arizona

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