Found April 03, 2012 on PRO Rumors:
The Cincinnati Reds have claimed right handed pitcher Alfredo Simon according to Dan Connolly of the Baltimore Sun. Simon, 30, was 4-9 with a 4.90 ERA, 1.2 HR/9, 3.1 BB/9 and 6.5 SO/9 in 115.2 innings with the Orioles in 2011. The Colorado Rockies have claimed right handed pitcher Adam Ottavino according to the Rockies official Twitter account. The 26-years old last pitched in the Majors in 2010 with the Cardinals. In 2011 he was 7-8 with a 4.85 ERA, 0.9 HR/9, 4.5 BB/9 and 7.7 SO/9 in 141.0 innings with the Cardinals' Triple-A team. Image by Keith Allison under the Creative Commons License.

2012 Orioles Projection: Pitchers

The pitching staff for the Orioles is mostly decided to start the season, but things look like they'll be in flux all year long. The guy who'll end up being the team's best starting pitching could be the Opening Day starter, or it could be someone beginning the year in the minors. A number of pitchers should end up getting starts throughout the season, and I wouldn'...

Reds option Frazier to minors, set roster

The Reds optioned utility player Todd Frazier to Triple-A Louisville on Wednesday, setting their roster at the 25-player limit for opening day. Cincinnati needed to open a spot for right-handed reliever Alfredo Simon, who was claimed off waivers from Baltimore a day earlier. Simon goes into a bullpen depleted by injuries. The Reds made several anticipated moves, placing closer...
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