Yesterday was outfielder Casper Wells‘ 29th birthday. You may know Casper Wells from his awesome Wikipedia page, where we learn that he is either the fourth or fifth member of his family to be named Casper, depending on whether you believe the “V” suffix in his name or the text which seems to have been added as an afterthought. You may also know Casper Wells because the...
Matt Eddy of Baseball America reports that the Cubs have signed outfielder Casper Wells to a minor league contract. He’ll presumably receive an invite to spring training.
Wells made more news this year for bouncing around from team-to-team and making relief appearances in blowout games than anything else. The 29-year-old batted .155/.211/.169 with one double and one RBI over 76...
He can't hit, he can't pitch, he sucks. Casper Wells.With Charlie Manuel no longer the whipping boy for the Phillies losing ways, the crux of blame pivots to Ruben Amaro. He's assembled a roster full of other teams' rejects. We're not the friggin' Astros, man! Anway, since joining the Phillies, Wells has 1 hit in 23 at bats (.043/.207) and a horrific...
Wells and his highlight reel defensive plays are coming to Philadelphia.
According to our Pat Gallen, the Phillies have claimed outfielder Casper Wells from the Chicago White Sox. Wells, 28, joins his fifth team in 2013, sporting a .236/.305/.407 career line, hitting .249/.330/.450 against southpaws. According to Gallen, Wells will join the team tomorrow in DC.
According to FanGraphs...
Well-traveled outfielder Casper Wells is on the move again, this time going from the Oakland Athletics to the Chicago White Sox.
The teams announced Monday night that the A's sent him to Chicago for cash.
Wells will be joining his fourth different American League team in less than a month.
Wells began the season with Seattle and hit .189 with two homers and 14 RBIs in 16 games...
Via AP on Fox
April 29, 2013
The A’s announced on Monday they picked up outfielder Casper Wells from the Blue Jays in exchange for cash considerations.
Wells was designated for assignment by the Jays on April 15 after they claimed him on April 10 from the Mariners, who had also DFA’ed him. Tough month for Wells.
Wells will become the A’s fourth outfielder and is expected to arrive in Boston on Tuesday...
The Toronto Blue Jays have claimed outfielder Casper Wells off waivers from Seattle.
The Blue Jays will need to make a corresponding move when Wells reports to the team. They announced the waiver claim during a rain delay in Detroit on Wednesday.
Seattle designated Wells for assignment March 31, when the Mariners kept Jason Bay as a backup outfielder. Wells hit .228 with 10 home...
Via AP on Fox
April 10, 2013
Per the Twitter account of the Seattle Times Geoff Baker today. (Seattle Times Mariners blogger) we've learned that the Mariners are sending utility man Casper Wells down to AAA Tacoma Rainiers today.
Looks like Chone Figgins will survive. Casper Wells going to AAA.— Geoff Baker (@gbakermariners) May 24, 2012
This is pretty much the worst Mariners news I could report today...
It's been a ride for Seattle Mariners outfielder Casper Wells since his trade for Doug Fister in 2011 from the Tigers.
We all know he hasnt seen the field that much in 2012 (19 at bats in 16 appearances).
What you maybe didn't know however is that Wells is from Schenectady, New York. In game 3 versus the Yankees on Sunday (Mothers Day) the skipper Eric Wedge game...
SURE BEATS A HALLMARK CARD
The Seattle Mariners outfielder has played sparingly this season, but after his mom asked him to hit a home run for her on Mother's Day, he amazingly obliged.