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CHIEN-MING WANG RUMORS

Chien-Ming Wang Is 35, and 27

There were 13 pitchers who appeared in a Monday afternoon spring-training contest between the White Sox and the Royals. The game took place in one of the few ST venues equipped with PITCHf/x, and to no one’s surprise, the fastest average fastball on the day was thrown by Yordano Ventura. Showing up in second place was one Brandon Brennan, and then in third place, you find Chien...
Via Fangraphs
March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Royals sign ex-Yankee star Wang to minor league deal

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Royals have signed former Cy Young runner-up Chien-Ming Wang to a minor league contract.The 35-year-old Wang, who had his best seasons with the New York Yankees, spent last season in Triple A with the Atlanta Braves and Seattle Mariners organizations. The right-hander went 6-11 with a 5.88 ERA in 22 appearances, including 20 starts.Wang's top year came in...
Via Associated Press
January 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Wang must battle to earn huge opportunity with Braves

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- Chien-Ming Wang will turn 35 just a few days prior to the Atlanta Braves breaking camp and head to regular-season action. If all goes well, Wang's birthday gift to himself will be a steady job. After Julio Teheran, Alex Wood, Shelby Miller and Mike Minor, the Braves need someone to emerge as the team's fifth starter. Atlanta packed its spring training roster...
Via Fox Sports South
February 24, 2015  |  Discuss

White Sox News: Chien-Ming Wang signs

The Chicago White Sox moved some minor league pieces around today. The biggest of these moves was to sign 34 year-old right-hander Chien-Ming Wang, who was released by the Cincinnati Reds recently after choosing to opt out of his contract. The White Sox signed Wang as a free agent and assigned him to Triple-A Charlotte.#171668930 / gettyimages.comROSTER MOVES: @whitesox sign RHP...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

White Sox Add Former 19-Game Winner

Posted to South Side HitmenThe Chicago White Sox went out and acquired veteran free agent right-hander Chien-Ming Wang. He has be assigned to their Triple-A affiliate, the Charlotte Knights. #WhiteSox minor-league moves: signed Chien Ming-Wang to Triple-A, dealt Dylan Axelrod to Cincy and released Deunte Heath, headed for Japan. — Dan Hayes (@DanHayesCSN) July 17, 2014 The 34...
Via Sports Mockery
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Come on, Retrieval Empire: Do the right thing... SIGN CHIEN-MING WANG!

They say he's headed to the White Sox.This is crazy. At the least, Wang should end his career in Pinstripes.We're actually preferring Jeff Francis?Hello, (tap tap), is anybody in there?This man deserves to come home.

Reds mull calling up Chien-Ming Wang

The Cincinnati Reds are considering the promotion of pitcher Chien-Ming Wang to start one game of their July 8 double header against the Chicago Cubs. Source: #Reds considering Chien-Ming Wang to make a start during doubleheader on 7/8, so he pushed opt-out date back to the All-Star break. — Chris Cotillo (@ChrisCotillo) July 1, 2014 Wang has pushed back an opt out date in his...
Via Tireball.com
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Chien-Ming Wang among 10 agreeing with Reds

Pitcher Chien-Ming Wang was among 10 players who agreed to minor league contracts with the Cincinnati Reds and will report to big league spring training camp. A 19-game winner with the New York Yankees in both 2006 and 2007, Wang spent most of this year at Triple-A for the Yankees and Blue Jays. The 33-year-old right-hander was 1-2 with a 7.67 ERA in six starts with Toronto. Also...
Via Associated Press
December 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Chien-Ming Wang is a Red, and somewhere old George's statue is weeping

Chien-Ming Wang, the last great homegrown starting pitcher for the Yankees, took a minor league deal yesterday with Cincinnati. It's cheap, but larded with incentives. Basically, the Reds are willing to roll the dice on Wang, and we were not.I have no clue if Wang can still pitch. Last year, Toronto neatly shoplifted him from our system, and he fell apart after two half-promising...
Via IT IS HIGH, IT IS FAR, IT IS caught
December 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Reds sign Chien-Ming Wang to minor league deal

The Cincinnati Reds are bringing in former Yankee RHP Chien-Ming Wang on a minor league deal with an invite to spring training.
Via Reds Minor Leagues
December 19, 2013  |  Discuss
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