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Good morning baseball fans!

The draft is quickly approaching and things are going to start to move at the speed of light, so check out our Mock Draft 2.0 for a look at who your favorite teams could be picking. Check back here for updates as we get closer to June 12th!

Here’s the latest from around the American League West.

  • The Angels have temporarily shut down Houston Street, who has yet to throw a pitch with Los Angeles this season.

  • Jean Segura will be out for a month or two with an ankle injury, which doesn’t bode well for the Mariners.

  • The Rays released outfielder Dayron Varona, according to Marc Topkin of The Tampa Bay Times.

  • The Padres are not prepared to move on from Jered Weaver at this point, according to Dennis Lin of The San Diego Union-Tribune.

  • Angels right-hander Daniel Wright was sent to Triple-A.

  • While some clubs are still interested in Jose Quintana, he’s lost value because of his inconsistent start, according to Nick Cafardo of The Boston Globe.

  • Edwin Jackson’s opt-out date was extended to Monday, according to Eduardo Encina of The Baltimore Sun.

  • Philadelphia placed Joaquin Benoit on the 10-day disabled list, the club announced.

  • The Royals sent Jorge Soler to Triple-A, according to a team announcement.

  • Wilson Ramos wants to join the Rays in June, according to Topkin.

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