3B,SS - HOU
Alex Bregman was back at workouts on Thursday, playing in an intrasquad game and striking out against Justin Verlander.
Bregman had not been at workouts due to a delay in test results. Clearly, his test results came back fine and he is good to go. Bregman had a monster year last year, slashing .296/.423/.592.
Alex Bregman was not present at Wednesday's summer camp workout due to a delay in the processing of his test results.
Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports that Bregman is "fine" and has not tested positive. However, the star third baseman can't work out until his test results come back negative. There have been some issues early on with testing protocols that MLB needs to figure out before the regular season begins. Opening Night if 15 days away.
Alex Bregman has hired Scott Boras as his new agent.
Bregman was looking for new representation as he left his old agency Klutch Sports back in May. He ultimately decided to hire super agent Scott Boras. The 26-year-old signed a six-year, $100 million contract last year. Bregman slashed .296/.423/.592 with 41 homers, 112 RBI, five stolen bases and 122 runs scored across 690 plate appearances in 2019. He is currently 16th overall among in the latest expert consensus rankings.
Alex Bregman parted ways with his agent Brodie Scoffield of Klutch Sports. He is in the process of looking for a new agent.
Bregman is currently in the process of searching for a new agent. He signed a six-year, $100 million extension with the Astros last year. This doesn’t affect his fantasy value, and he is 16th overall in the latest expert consensus rankings. Bregman slashed .296/.423/.592 with 41 homers, 112 RBI, five stolen bases and 122 runs scored across 690 plate appearances in 2019.
Alex Bregman went 0-for-2 with a walk as the Astros beat the Tigers 2-1 on Monday.
Bregman got off to a scorching start this spring but has cooled down in recent days. He remains a first-round talent that can often be had in the second-round of fantasy drafts. He is also dual-eligible between third base and shortstop at most fantasy providers.