The Seattle Mariners defeated the Texas Rangers on Tuesday by the score of 5-0. The win improved the Mariners to 72-59, third in the American League West. Endy Chavez had two RBI for the Mariners, while Robinson Cano added his 12th home run of the season. Chavez made the most of his start in place of Chris Denorfia, who was out with a stiff neck. #454220814 / gettyimages.comBob...
The San Diego Padres have official announced the trade of utility OF Chris Denorfia to the Seattle Mariners in exchange for RHP Stephen Kohlscheen and Minor League OF Abraham Almonte. The move came less than two hours before the official MLB Trade Deadline at 4:00pm ET.
Denorfia, a 19th round pick by the Cincinnati Reds back in the 2002 MLB Draft, was acquired by the Padres from...
The Mariners are one of the pseudo-contenders who are are hanging around the second wild card chase, leaving them in the somewhat awkward position of wanting to upgrade but not being in a position where a significant move makes good sense. We currently estimate their playoff odds at 18%, about the same as the Indians, […]
The Seattle Mariners have been trying to add an outfield bat. On Thursday they acquired Chris Denorfia from the San Diego Padres.
Denorfia, 34, will provide the Mariners with versatility in the outfield as he can play all three positions. He was hitting .242/.293/.319 with the Padres adding a home run and 25 RBI. He should see plenty of playing time with the Mariners but will be...
The San Diego Padres could be getting ready to move outfielder Chris Denorfia very soon. Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish reports that the Padres are likely to move Denorfia "sooner rather than later" and that he has the interest of at least three teams.#451788186 / gettyimages.comThe teams most interested in Denorfia are the San Francisco Giants, Seattle Mariners and Toronto...
The San Diego Padres are selling off parts. Huston Street was sent to the Angels to begin the process. Rumors are flying about Ian Kennedy, Chase Headley & Joaquin Benoit. We can now throw Chris Denorfia on to that list. Jon Morosi of Fox Sports tweets:Chris Denorfia another Padres player likely to be dealt by July 31, sources tell @Ken_Rosenthal and me. He'...
Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe explains:
Chris Denorfia, OF, Padres — While the Red Sox don’t believe they can carry another outfielder, they have expressed some interest in Denorfia, a righthanded bat with a little power who can play center field. The Red Sox might be able to swing a move like this if they deal [Mike] Carp or Daniel Nava somewhere.
Denorfia, 33, has...
Right fielder Chris Denorfia on Wednesday became the sixth San Diego Padre to get a contract extension this season. Liking the "niche" he has found with the Padres, Denorfia accepted a two-season extension that will pay him $2 million in 2013 and $2.25 million in 2014. The 32-year-old outfielder made $1.165 million this season. "It's a great day for me and...
Chris Denorfia and the San Diego Padres have agreed to a two-year contract that runs through the 2014 season.
The team announced the deal Wednesday.
The 32-year-old outfielder was batting .299 with six homers and 30 RBIs going into Wednesday night's game against the Los Angeles Dodgers. He was 8 for 25 (.320) as a pinch-hitter.
General manager Josh Byrnes says Denorfia has...
Via AP on Fox
September 05, 2012
Dan Hayes of the North County Times tweets "#Padres agreed to a one-year deal with Chris Denorfia and will tender all other players."
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