Pirates bolster bullpen, recall righty Schugel

The Pittsburgh Pirates added an extra bullpen arm prior to Sunday's game in Milwaukee, recalling right-hander A.J. Schugel from Triple-A Indianapolis.
Via Pirates.com
August 28, 2016

Pirates recall A.J. Schugel from Triple-A Indianapolis

In advance of Sunday afternoon’s matchup against the Milwaukee Brewers, the Pittsburgh Pirates announced that the club had recalled right-handed relief pitcher A.J. Schugel from Triple-A Indianapolis. In order to make room for Schugel, the team optioned 24-year-old utility man Adam Frazier to Single-A Bristol. Since the Pirates selected Schugel off waivers from the Seattle [...
Via Today's Knuckleball
August 28, 2016

Pirates activate LHP Luebke off DL; Schugel sent to Triple-A

CHICAGO (AP) The Pittsburgh Pirates have activated left-handed reliever Cory Luebke off the 15-day disabled list following a minor league rehab stint. The Pirates on Sunday optioned right-hander A.J. Schugel to Triple-A Indianapolis to open a roster spot. Luebke has an 8.10 ERA in three appearances with the Pirates after being signed in February. He was placed on the DL on April...
Via Associated Press
May 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Schugel's first career save comes in backyard

Pirates rookie reliever A.J. Schugel came about as close as a kid can get to having a big league ballpark for a backyard. The only way he could have been more at home at Coors Field in Monday night's series opener against the Rockies would be if he'd been born on third base.
Via Pirates.com
April 26, 2016

Bucs promote Schugel, designate Morse

The Pirates made a series of roster moves Wednesday, including promoting right-hander A.J. Schugel from Triple-A and designating first baseman Michael Morse for assignment.
Via Pirates.com
April 13, 2016

More maneuvers by Trader Jerry; Mariners acquire bullpen help in A.J. Schugel

AJ Schugel. Image courtesy of foxsports.com Seattle Mariner fans everywhere are looking to come up for breath, but when Trader Jerry Dipoto is involved, that should not be a reasonable expectation to live in stasis.  Baseball is a dynamic game subject to change, and change, thy name is Jerry Dipoto. After having revamped an entire outfield, catcher situation, and starting pitcher...
Via Seattle Side Up!
December 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Mariners claim pitcher Schugel off waivers from D-backs

SEATTLE  -- The Seattle Mariners have claimed right-handed pitcher A.J. Schugel off waivers from the Diamondbacks. Schugel, 26, made his major league debut last season with the Diamondbacks, pitching in five games. He split most of the season between Double-A Mobile and Triple-A Reno and was a combined 9-9 with a 4.84 ERA. Schugel was originally a 25th-round pick of the Angels in 2010.
Via Associated Press
December 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Seattle claims RHP A.J. Schugel off waivers from Arizona

SEATTLE (AP) The Seattle Mariners have claimed right-handed pitcher A.J. Schugel off waivers from the Arizona Diamondbacks. Seattle acquired Schugel on Wednesday and designated for assignment left-handed pitcher Tyler Olson. Schugel, 26, made his major league debut last season with the Diamondbacks. Schugel made five appearances during two stints with Arizona. He split most of...
Via Associated Press
December 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Arizona completes trades with three minor leaguers

The Arizona Diamondbacks have completed a pair of trades by acquiring three minor leaguers. Outfielder Brandon Jacobs and right-handed pitcher A.J. Schugel were acquired from the Los Angeles Angels to complete the three-team trade that brought Mark Trumbo to Arizona. Outfielder Todd Glaesmann was acquired from Tampa Bay to complete the trade that sent Heath Bell to the Rays. Jacobs...
Via Associated Press
December 13, 2013  |  Discuss

The Value of a Trade

By Robert Cunningham, AngelsWin.com Staff Writer - Today the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim traded 1B/OF Mark Trumbo and RHP A.J. Schugel to the Arizona Diamondbacks as part of a 3-way trade that sent OF Adam Eaton to the Chicago White Sox, LHP Hector Santiago and LHP Tyler Skaggs to the Angels, via the White Sox and Diamondbacks, respectively, and a PTBNL from the White Sox to the...
Via Angelswin
December 10, 2013  |  Discuss

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