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Padres recall Tommy Medica, designate Buckner and Boyer

Before the San Diego Padres take the field against the Chicago Cubs for their fourth and final game of the weekend series on Sunday night, the team announced several roster moves. It was announced on Twitter by the team’s official handle that both right-handed pitchers’ Billy Buckner and Blaine Boyer were designated for assignment. Boyer worked two scoreless innings during...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Erlin Placed on 15-Day DL; Boyer Called Up

The San Diego Padres have placed LHP Robbie Erlin onto the 15-day DL due to elbow soreness. As such, the team has called up RHP Blaine Boyer from Triple-A El Paso. The move was announced Thursday afternoon amid rumors that another Padre player was about to go onto the DL. Erlin, one of three left handed pitchers on the Padres staff, struggled early on this season. In his first attempt...
Via Friarhood
May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Padres Invite 18 Non-Roster Players to Major League Spring Training

SAN DIEGO – The San Diego Padres today announced that they have extended Major League Spring Training invitations to 18 players.  Executive Vice President/General Manager Josh Byrnes made the announcement. The list of non-roster invitees includes eight right-handed pitchers, two catchers, five infielders and three outfielders.  Three of the invitees, Blaine Boyer, Alberto Gonzalez...
Via Friarhood
January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Spring Training stats mean more than usual for the 2013 Mets

If you’ve heard it once, you’ve heard it a thousand times – Spring Training stats are meaningless. There are several different reasons why this is true, none more so important than the fact that 50 PA or 10 IP is not enough to trump multiple seasons worth of results. Anyone who doubts that needs to look no further than the Blaine Boyer fiasco of a few years ago, when the...
Via Mets360.com
March 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Royals add right-handed reliever

KANSAS CITY, Mo. The Kansas City Royals today announced the club has signed right-handed pitcher Blaine Boyer to a minor league contract for 2013. The Royals plan to announce the clubs Major League camp non-roster invitees at a later date. Boyer, 31, is 9-14 with a 4.81 ERA in 233 Major League relief appearances for the Braves (2005-09), Cardinals (2009), Diamondbacks (2009-10...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
January 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Which relievers will be on Mets’ Opening Day roster?

The Mets have very few positions up for grabs this Spring. The bullpen is one place where jobs were available and the situation only got more confusing with the injury to Tim Byrdak. Since then we have found out that the Mets consider C.J. Nitkowski, who hasn’t pitched in the majors since 2005, as a candidate to get LHB out in the majors but that Danny Herrera, who has a lifetime...
Via Mets360.com
March 20, 2012  |  Discuss
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