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CHRIS DENORFIA RUMORS

Cubs place Denorfia on DL, recall Russell, Varvaro

ST. LOUIS (AP) The Chicago Cubs placed outfielder Chris Denorfia on the 15-day disabled list because of a hamstring injury and recalled James Russell and Anthony Varvaro from the minor leagues. Russell was 2-0 with three saves at Triple-A Iowa and had not allowed an earned run in seven games. Varvaro was 0-1 with a 4.09 ERA in nine games before getting designated for assignment...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Cubs’ Outfielder Chris Denorfia Makes A Spectacular Catch

Pittsburgh Pirates hitter Andrew Lambo thought he had himself extra bases after hitting a shot to left field during Thursday’s game against the Chicago Cubs. Chris Denorfia had other plans, though. Denorfia raced back and reached over his left shoulder to make a diving catch, robbing Lambo of at least a double. Watch out Adam Eaton, you have competition for catch of the year...
Via Sports Mockery
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Shoutout to the Cubs Graphics Folks

The Chicago Cubs and its affiliates have really upped their social media game this year as the game on the field has improved as well.  Check out the Myrtle Beach Pelicans’ lineup card:   Last chance to come watch the #Cubs rehabber Chris Denorfia? Perhaps. He hits 2nd, plays LF Game @ 7:05 #MBpelicans pic.twitter.com/pf6wmuPsoM — MyrtleBeachPelicans (@Pelicanbaseball) April...
Via World Series Dreaming
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Cubs Sign Veteran Outfielder

The Chicago Cubs announced the signing of Chris Denorfia to a one-year deal on Friday evening. Denorfia, 34, played with the Padres and the Mariners last year but he’s been in the league since 2005. Hitting .230 with three home runs and 21 RBIs last season, he’s expected provide a left-handed bat to complement Chris Coughlan. He could also spell Jorge Soler as needed, giving...
Via Sports Mockery
January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Mariners Injury Update: Chris Denorfia scratched with stiff neck

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...
Via Sports Injury Alert
August 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Denorfia to Seattle; Padres Receive 2 Prospects

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...
Via Friarhood
July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Denorfia: Improvement By Not Being Endy Chavez

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, […]
Via Fangraphs
July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Mariners acquire Chris Denorfia from Padres

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...
Via Tireball.com
July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Padres Rumors: Chris Denorfia could be moved soon

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 Blue...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
July 28, 2014  |  Discuss
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