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MLB News: Rule 5 Draft
Wednesday, December 20th, 1933
Major League Baseball's Rule 5 draft will be held today. General managers should ensure that they have made all necessary roster moves prior to the start of the draft!

Rule 5 Draft Rules
--Only teams with empty slots on their expanded rosters can select a player in the draft.
--Players with more than 3 years of professional experience are eligible to be selected, unless they are protected on a team's expanded roster.
--Players drafted at the age of 18 or younger are protected for one additional year. They are eligible if they have more than 4 years of professional service.
--Each selected player must be kept on the selecting team's major league roster for the entire year, or be returned to his original team.
--Even if a selected player is subsequently traded, he must remain on that team's major league roster for the entire year.

Note: Eligible players are noted on the team transaction screen with a "#" symbol.
BNN Stats: Active Career Batting Leaders
Monday, December 18th, 1933
So, who is the active leader in the Major League Baseball in career isolated power (ISO)?

Babe Ruth, BOS, .336
Lou Gehrig, DET, .277
Moose Clabaugh, ReKe, .266
Jimmie Foxx, PHA, .261
Chuck Klein, PHI, .254
Star CF Signs Pact with Pirates
Saturday, December 16th, 1933
BNN has confirmed that the Pirates and Lloyd Waner have come to terms on a $78,000 package that will keep the center fielder in town for another 3 years.

Team officials are set to officially announce the deal at a mid-morning press conference tomorrow.

In his career Waner is batting .345 with 1354 hits, 154 doubles, 68 triples and 18 home runs.
LEAGUE LEADERS AVG
Bill Terry - SLA
.383
2 Lloyd Waner PIT .376
3 Jimmie Foxx PHA .352
3 John Stone DET .352
5 4 tied with   .350
LEAGUE LEADERS HR
Jimmie Foxx - PHA
41
2 Babe Ruth BOS 33
3 Chuck Klein PHI 30
4 Buzz Arlett PHI 27
5 Zeke Bonura CHC 26
LEAGUE LEADERS RBI
Hal Trosky - PHI
147
2 Jimmie Foxx PHA 132
3 Bruce Campbell CWS 113
3 Lou Gehrig DET 113
5 Heinie Manush WS1 110
LEAGUE LEADERS W
Lou Fette - WS1
26
2 Johnny Allen WS1 23
2 Lefty Grove PHA 23
2 Van Mungo DET 23
5 2 tied with   22
LEAGUE LEADERS ERA
Carl Hubbell - NY1
2.00
2 Lefty Grove PHA 2.10
3 Bud Teachout CHC 2.26
4 Lefty Gomez NYY 2.31
5 Fred Frankhouse BSN 2.50
LEAGUE LEADERS K
Adolph Lange - NYY
208
2 Emil Moscowitz PHA 205
3 Joe Maley STL 164
4 Dizzy Dean BSN 149
5 Johnny Allen WS1 139
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Trading Block Pos. Strength/Teams
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Top Systems Waiver Wire
Preseason Predictions
AMERICAN LEAGUE STANDINGS
East W L PCT GB
Washington Senators 101 53 .656 -
Philadelphia Athletics 91 63 .591 10.0
Baltimore Orioles 66 88 .429 35.0
New York Yankees 62 92 .403 39.0
Boston Red Sox 57 97 .370 44.0
West W L PCT GB
Detroit Tigers 97 57 .630 -
Chicago White Sox 93 61 .604 4.0
St. Louis Browns 89 65 .578 8.0
Cleveland Indians 71 83 .461 26.0
Kansas City Blues 43 111 .279 54.0
NATIONAL LEAGUE STANDINGS
East W L PCT GB
Philadelphia Phillies 93 61 .604 -
New York Giants 91 63 .591 2.0
Brooklyn Robins 76 78 .494 17.0
Boston Braves 70 84 .455 23.0
Buffalo Bisons 70 84 .455 23.0
West W L PCT GB
Pittsburgh Pirates 86 68 .558 -
St. Louis Cardinals 76 78 .494 10.0
Chicago Cubs 71 83 .461 15.0
Milwaukee Brewers 69 85 .448 17.0
Cincinnati Reds 68 86 .442 18.0
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