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Warren to start in Triple-A; Maddon optimistic

Adam Warren was optioned to Triple-A Iowa on Sunday to make room on the Cubs' roster for Joe Nathan, who was activated from the 60-day disabled list. Warren will start for Iowa.
10 hours ago

Chicago Cubs activate veteran reliever Joe Nathan

MILWAUKEE (AP) The Chicago Cubs have activated Joe Nathan from the 60-day disabled list, completing the veteran reliever's journey back to the majors from Tommy John surgery. The six-time All-Star returns following a 30-day rehab assignment in the Cubs' minor-league system. Adam Warren was optioned to Triple-A Iowa to make room for Nathan, who had signed a one-year deal with Chicago...
Via Associated Press
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Adam Warren optioned as Nathan officially activated

Yesterday, the Cubs announced that they were calling up veteran reliever Joe Nathan to join the team. Today, we learned that Adam Warren would be optioned to Triple-A to make room on the 25-man roster for Nathan. #Cubs option Adam Warren to Iowa, activate Joe Nathan who says he feels like it's opening day — […] The post Adam Warren optioned as Nathan officially activated appeared...
Via Today's Knuckleball
12 hours ago

Cubs Activate Joe Nathan, Option Adam Warren

The Cubs have made a couple of notable changes to their bullpen, activating right-hander Joe Nathan from the disabled list and optioning fellow righty Adam Warren to Triple-A Iowa, Carrie Muskat of was among those to report (Twitter link). [RELATED: Updated Cubs Depth Chart] Chicago signed Nathan, a 15-year major league veteran with 377 career saves, in May and placed him...
Via MLB Trade Rumors
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Evaluating Adam Warren, The Starter

Until Wednesday’s contest with the Cincinnati Reds, Cubs pitcher Adam Warren had not been used as a starter in a game since September 26th of 2015, back when he was a member of the New York Yankees. Warren is a natural starter, so the Cubs giving him a role as a sixth man in the rotation […]
Via BP Wrigleyville
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Adam Warren: The Minors Now, the Rotation Later

I was going to use this space to simply lay out a detailed explanation of what’s been off about Adam Warren lately. I had numbers and everything. And then the Cubs announced that he was being sent to Triple-A to stretch out and get ready for a spot start coming up, and suddenly it seemed […]
Via BP Wrigleyville
June 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Eovaldi's injury furthered Warren's misuse, aided Yankees’ skid

When the New York Yankees lost their wins leader, Nathan Eovaldi, to a season-ending injury on Sept. 5 it was an immediate blow to the club's rotation. Moreover, it can be argued that Eovaldi's injury provoked furthered misuse of Adam Warren, which then aided in the Yankees season-ending skid.Adam WarrenPhoto credit - Keith Allison via FlickrEovaldi’s injury hurt both the rotation...
Via Yankees Unscripted
October 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Yankees' Girardi Plays It Safe with Warren But Takes Risk With Health of Bullpen

Questioning Joe Girardi is not exactly high on my list of things to do as I tend to give the Yankees manager the benefit of the doubt. After all, 750 wins doesn’t happen without some skill, even if it’s the skill of knowing when you don’t have to meddle.Still, after he pulled Adam Warren in Tuesday night’s game after 6.1 IP and only 88 pitches, I’ll admit I raised an eyebrow...
Via Lady At The Bat
May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Adam Warren makes case to stick in Yankees’ rotation; will he?

New York Yankees starter Adam Warren got off to a rocky start in Wednesday’s 3-2 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field. He allowed all three runs in the first two innings, coughing up an early 2-0 Yankees’ lead.Adam WarrenPhoto credit: Keith Allison via FlickrIt certainly looked as though the writing was on the wall for Warren’s future in the rotation considering...
Via Yankees Unscripted
May 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Yankees’ Adam Warren starts spring opener; will he stick in rotation?

The New York Yankees have Adam Warren in camp this spring as a starter; is it because they feel he’s best suited for that role or by necessity as the club hedges its bets that the front line of the rotation is going to suffer an injury?Warren gets the start in Tuesday’s Spring Training opener for the Yankees in Clearwater, Florida against the Philadelphia Phillies. The Yankees...
Via Yankees Unscripted
March 03, 2015  |  Discuss

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