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Padres reportedly agree to 1-year deal with RHP Carlos Villanueva

The San Diego Padres reportedly have added a veteran arm to their bullpen.According to multiple reports, the Padres have agreed to a one-year deal with free-agent veteran reliever Carlos Villanueva.According to the San Diego Union-Tribune, the deal is worth $1.5 million.The 32-year-old Dominican right-hander has pitched 10 years in the majors, most recently piecing together a resurgent...
Via FOX Sports
January 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Padres add Carlos Villanueva to Bullpen

The San Diego Padres have made a free-agent signing. It is only their second free-agent signing this winter and the first to a player with major-league experience. Buddy Baumann was given a major-league contract by the team earlier this winter despite never pitching in the majors. The free agent signing was not a starting shortstop […]
Via Baseball Essential
January 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Carlos Villanueva: Unsung hero for the Cardinals

He’s the pitcher no one talks about on the St. Louis Cardinals yet Carlos Villanueva continues to put in good work on the team. When Villanueva was signed in the offseason, most fans griped or shrugged. What was John Mozeliak doing in signing this not so good pitcher when the Cardinals had so much pitching? As August turns 2 weeks old, Villanueva has had a fairly substantial impact...
Via STLSportsMinute
August 16, 2015  |  Discuss

The Top 7 Guys To Blame For That 18 Inning Loss

Listen, when you go 18 innings and lose at home, someone has to fall on the sword. Let’s get right to who we should be blaming this loss on… (Note: Please keep in mind I know that Martinez and Villanueva did more than could be reasonably expected and that Yadi had a huge workload squatting for 2 games straight in the heat, etc, etc, etc – this is supposed to be mildly amusing...
Via Cardinals Diaspora
July 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Cardinals tell Carlos Villanueva he has made the regular-season roster

  The St. Louis Cardinals have told reliever Carlos Villanueva he will be on their 25-man Opening Day roster. ''We talked to him about him being a part of our club, so today was a good morning for him,'' manager Mike Matheny said Monday. Shortly after the first pitch of Monday's game against Washington, the Cardinals selected Villanueva's contract from Triple-A Memphis. St. Louis...
Via Associated Press
March 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Matheny likes flexibility Villanueva brings to Cardinals' bullpen

JUPITER, Fla. -- The St. Louis Cardinals have told reliever Carlos Villanueva he will be on their 25-man opening-day roster. "We talked to him about him being a part of our club, so today was a good morning for him," manager Mike Matheny said Monday. The 31-year-old right-hander agreed to a minor league contract in February and had the right to request his release if not added to...
Via Associated Press
March 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Cardinals tell Villanueva he's made the big league roster

JUPITER, Fla. (AP) The St. Louis Cardinals have told reliever Carlos Villanueva he will be on their 25-man opening-day roster. ''We talked to him about him being a part of our club, so today was a good morning for him,'' manager Mike Matheny said Monday. The 31-year-old right-hander agreed to a minor league contract in February and had the right to request his release if not added...
Via Associated Press
March 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Cards Sign Carlos Villanueva To Minor League Deal

VETERAN RHP WILL BE AMONG INVITEES TO TEAM’S MAJOR LEAGUE SPRING TRAINING ST. LOUIS, Mo., February 4, 2015 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have signed veteran right-handed pitcherCarlos Villanueva to a minor league contract that includes an invitation to the team’s Major League Spring Training Camp.   Cardinals’ pitchers and catchers report to [...]
Via The Cardinal Conclave
February 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Gameday 6: Phillies vs. Cubs

Philadelphia Phillies (3-2) at Chicago Cubs (1-4) Starting Pitchers: PHI: RHP A.J. Burnett (0-0, 1.50) vs. CHI: RHP Carlos Villanueva (0-2, 13.50) Time: 2:20, Wrigley Field TV: CSN Weather: Partly Cloudy, 54 Media: Twitter and Facebook A Note for Tonight: The Phillies will be looking to bring out the brooms on Sunday afternoon, as they attempt to sweep the Chicago Cubs in Wrigley...
Via Phillies Nation
April 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Hot Sports Take: Countdown to Spring Training, #11 & #10

We continue our countdown of the 20 Hottest MLB players and you get two today since yesterday I was unable to blog because of, well, life. Here are today’s picks: #11 – Carlos Villanueva #33|P|Chicago Cubs Born : November 28, 1983 Birthplace: Santiago, DR Height: 6’2″ Weight: 215lbs. Bats: Right. Throws: Right MLB Debut: May 23, 2006 (Brewers) He’s been with the Cubs since...
Via World Series Dreaming
February 04, 2014  |  Discuss
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