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Athletics recall Jesse Hahn and option Alcantara

The Oakland Athletics needed a starter for Sunday afternoon’s game against the Tampa Bay Rays while Rich Hill still recovers from a blister on his throwing hand and they have added one by recalling Jesse Hahn from Triple-A Nashville. #Athletics recall Jesse Hahn from Nashville; option Arismendy Alcantara to Nashville — Oakland A's (@Athletics) July 24, 2016 […] The post Athletics...
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12 hours ago

Oakland A’s go shorthanded on infield to call up Jesse Hahn, option Arismendy Alcantara

The Oakland A’s have optioned utility player Arismendy Alcantara to Triple-A Nashville to activate Sunday’s starting pitcher, Jesse Hahn. The A’s will again play without an obvious backup in the middle infield to play behind second baseman Jed Lowrie and shortstop Marcus Semien. Hahn is starting in place of Rich Hill, who remains unavailable due to a blister. Hill last started...
Via Athletics Nation
13 hours ago

Athletics recall utility man Arismendy Alcantara

The Oakland Athletics called up utility-man Arismendy Alcantara from Triple-A Nashville and demoted left-handed pitcher Dillon Overton before Wednesday’s game against the Houston Astros. .@Athletics recall INF/OF Arismendy Alcantara from Triple-A Nashville, option LHP Dillon Overton to Triple-A. — MLBRosterMoves (@MLBRosterMoves) July 20, 2016 Alcantara has played three games...
Via Today's Knuckleball
4 days ago

A's call up INF/OF Alcantara, option Overton

The A's recalled infielder/outfielder Arismendy Alcantara from Triple-A Nashville on Wednesday prior to their series finale against the Astros at Oakland Coliseum.
4 days ago

Oakland A’s call up Arismendy Alcantara, option Dillon Overton

Rich Hill will have to be ready to go by Sunday, or he could be a candidate for the disabled list. The Oakland A’s called up utility man Arismendy Alcantara from Triple-A Nashville ahead of Wednesday’s contest against the Houston Astros, sending down Tuesday starter Dillon Overton to make room on the 25-man roster. The A’s played without a backup middle infielder on Tuesday...
Via Athletics Nation
4 days ago

What’s Left For Arismendy Alcantara?

We live in a great time to be a Cubs position prospect that doesn’t live up to expectations. Rare a beast as that is these days, there’s so much talent on the Major League team that no one much notices that you’ve failed to meet the lofty projections and envious comps from once-optimistic scouting reports. Your […]
Via BP Wrigleyville
March 18, 2016  |  Discuss

Chicago Cubs designate Darwin Barney, ready for Alcantara

The Chicago Cubs designated second baseman Darwin Barney for assignment today to make room for outfielder Emilio Bonifacio, who came off the DL today. This could be a sign that the Cubs are ready to stick with rookie Arismemdy Alcantara, who made his debut two weeks ago while Barney was on paternity leave. In any case, it seems the Cubs are finally ready to let go of the declining...
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Should the Chicago Cubs keep Arismendy Alcantara in the majors?

What was thought to be brief stint in the big leagues for Chicago Cubs second base prospect Arismendy Alcantara just might turn out to be a longer stay.  Alcantara was originally called-up to the Cubs to fill-in for current starting second baseman Darwin Barney, who went out on paternity leave, but in the five games and 23 at-bats since his call-up, Alcantara has hit .391...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
July 16, 2014  |  1 Comment

Cubs’ Phenom Arismendy Alcantara Blasts First Major League Home Run

Posted to Lovable LosersAfter flying under the radar for years, Arismendy Alcantara’s become the player everyone wants to talk about now. He looks like a legit, versatile player with speed — just what any big league club would hope for in a ‘super-utility’ type role. For an organization with options, Alcantara’s an ideal fit because he can switch-hit, play all over the...
Via Sports Mockery
July 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Cubs: Arismendy Alcantara gets a quick call up

Barney taking three-day paternity leave starting tomorrow, for birth of daughter. — Gordon Wittenmyer (@GDubCub) July 9, 2014 Breaking: Arismendy Alcantara getting called up to Cubs for Darwin Barney who's on paternity leave. 2 day call up. That's it — Jesse Rogers (@ESPNChiCubs) July 9, 2014 This is great news all around. Congratulations to Darwin Barney and his family! And...
July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

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