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Aaron Poreda delivers as Rangers rally past Mariners

Not many people have enjoyed the same level of good fortune over the past nine days as left-hander Aaron Poreda. Things starting coming up roses for the Texas Rangers’ reliever April 18, when he was brought back to the major leagues after a five-year absence. The Rangers’ next stop was to Oakland early last week, just in time for Poreda to return to his native Bay Area so that...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 27, 2014  |  Discuss

More Player Movement

 Congrats to Texas Rangers' pitcher Aaron Poreda for putting a stamp on his comeback. Not only has he been called up back to the big leagues, he pitched in last nights win over the White Sox. Poreda had Tommy John surgery in 2012 and missed all of 2013. Read more HERE.Ike Davis has been traded to the Pittsburgh Pirates. Davis has struggled through injuries and slumps over the...
Via The Great Rabbino
April 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Texas Rangers designate Andy Parrino for assignment

The second place (9-7) Texas Rangers made a couple roster moves today that features former first round draft pick Aaron Poreda. The Rangers purchased the contract of left-handed pitcher Aaron Poreda from Triple-A Round Rock. Poreda hasn’t made a Major League appearance since the 2009 season and has missed a bunch of playing time due to Tommy John surgery. There are some pitchers...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

MLB Moves

Looks like Aaron Poreda's once very promising MLB career might be coming to an end as he was released by the Pirates. Click HERE for more. Nate Freiman continues to impress and battle for a team spot. Looking good for this slugger who is having a nice Spring. Click HERE for more.
Via The Great Rabbino
March 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Pirates Release LHP Aaron Poreda

According to Baseball America’s Matt Eddy, the Pirates have released Aaron Poreda.  Once one of the top left-handed pitching prospects in the minors, Poreda increasingly struggled with control problems and injuries.  A 2007 first-round draft pick of the White Sox, he was traded to San Diego in 2009 as part of the package for Jake Peavy, then came to the Pirates in the minor league...
Via Pirates Prospects
March 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Poreda Ruled 5'd

Aaron Poreda was taken by the Pirates in the rule 5 draft. Since being traded by the White Sox as part of the Jake Peavy trade to San Diego, Poreda has struggled to find his way back to the Majors. Maybe a change in scenery will help him out. To read more click HERE.
Via The Great Rabbino
December 12, 2011  |  Discuss

Poreda onto his 3rd team

Former USF and Campolindo left-hander Aaron Poreda was selected by the Pirates in the AAA portion of the MLB Rule V draft, which is a blurb I found on In the Triple-A portion of today's Rule 5 draft, the Pirates selected Aaron Poreda, tweets John Manuel of Baseball America. The former first-rounder was part of the trade that sent Jake Peavy from the Padres...
Via 9county9
December 09, 2011  |  Discuss

Pirates pick Aaron Poreda in Minor League portion of Rule 5 Draft

The Pirates made a few selections in the Triple-A phase of the Rule 5 draft today, and a couple of them are interesting picks worth keeping an eye on. The most interesting one is Aaron Poreda, who you may recognize as the White Sox' first round pick in the 2007 draft and a main component of the Jake Peavy trade in 2009. He's since completely lost his control in the Padres...
December 08, 2011  |  Discuss
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