Usually, when teams talk trade on draft night, they’re talking about trading for a pick, so they can draft a player. But on Thursday night, the Seahawks got an offer to trade a player they had just drafted.
Seahawks GM John Schneider said that in a first, he got a call after drafting running back Rashaad Penny from a team that had wanted Penny and hoped to execute a trade for him.
“We had a team call us and try to acquire him after we selected him,” Schneider said, via Scott Barrett. “I’ve never had that before.”
Nunez broke into MLB with the Yankees, playing 270 games over the course of four seasons from 2010 through 201He played three seasons with the Minnesota Twins before joining the Giants in 2016.
While a Yankees reunion was never truly in the cards, Nunez said he still loves coming back to New York.
A lot of family here. A lot of friends., he said. My brother lives here, and it’s a great city.
Nunez started all three games of this week’s series against the Yankees, and he scored both Boston runs in a 3-2 Yankees win on Tuesday.
Jacksonville Beach police arrested and charged a local high school student with burglary, trespassing and grand theft after he allegedly tried to steal a pickup truck belonging to the Jaguars quarterback.
The incident occurred Wednesday night while Bortles was at a party hosted by center Brandon Linder.
The news first was reported by WJXT-4 in Jacksonville.
Bortles’ new Ford F-150 pickup was unlocked with the keys in it when police say Joseph Horton, 18, attempted to drive away in it. However, he was blocked by other cars, according to witnesses who told police the act was recorded on surveillance video.
Horton later made his way into the house, where Bortles and others were able to keep an eye on him until police arrived.
The high school student was arrested without incident.