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Chris Parmelee, Oakland A’s corner depth

Throughout every winter, baseball teams stock up on some veteran minor league free agents to fill out Triple-A rosters and provide depth in key areas. Most of these names never amount to anything, and many of them bounce around from system to system as the years go on. But occasionally they break through, and they’ll be playing in spring training anyway, so it’s worth a quick...
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14 days ago

Parmelee becomes 4th Yankees first baseman on disabled list

NEW YORK (AP) Chris Parmelee has become the fourth New York Yankees first baseman on the disabled list, joining Mark Teixeira, Greg Bird and Dustin Ackley. Parmelee went on the DL Friday, a day after injuring his right hamstring while stretching to grab shortstop Didi Gregorius' throw in a 6-3 win over the Los Angeles Angels. Parmelee, who had homered twice Wednesday in his first...
Via Associated Press
June 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Chris Parmelee becomes the fourth Yankees first baseman injured this season

Yankees first baseman Chris Parmelee exited Thursday’s 6-3 win over the Angels after injuring his right hamstring while stretching for a throw in the seventh inning, making him the fourth Yankees first baseman to go down with an injury this season. Manager Joe Girardi said after the game that he “would be completely shocked” if Parmelee didn’t join teammates Mark Teixeira...
Via BP Bronx
June 09, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Chris Parmelee's 2-homer night lifts Yankees to win

Making his first career start for the Yankees, Chris Parmelee finishes 3-5 with two home runs and a double as the Yankees defeat the Angels 12-6. Subscribe here: Like on Facebook: Follow on Twitter: Follow on Instagram:
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June 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Chris Parmelee Returns to Minnesota Following Rocky Career with Twins

Baltimore Orioles first baseman Chris Parmelee is returning to where it all began tonight and the series is something that seems to be big on his mind, judging by his tweet from last night. Minneapolis… — Chris Parmelee (@CParms27) July 6, 2015 The Minnesota Twins wound up letting Parmelee walk away this offseason after removing him from the 40-man roster. He came up short...
Via Baseball Essential
July 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Baltimore Orioles Attempting to Keep their Bats Hot against Philadelphia Phillies

Chris Parmelee #41 of the Baltimore Orioles catches a ball hit by Carlos Ruiz #51 of the Philadelphia Phillies (not pictured) in front of teammate Ryan Flaherty #3 for the first out of the fifth inning during the Orioles 19-3 win at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on June 16, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images) The Baltimore Orioles teed off in record breaking...
Via The Sports Journal
June 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Baltimore Orioles Sign Chris Parmelee to Minor League Deal

The Baltimore Orioles have signed 1B/OF Chris Parmelee to a minor league contract, according to NBC Sports. Parmelee hit .256 for the Minnesota Twins last season with seven home runs and a career high 28 RBI. In four seasons with Minnesota, the former first round pick hit .249 with 24 home runs and 85 runs batted in. The Twins designated Parmelee for assignment last month to clear...
Via Baseball Essential
January 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Walk this way: Parmelee hits confidence-building game-winning homer

MINNEAPOLIS -- Chris Parmelee has had a bit of a tumultuous career with the Twins. His tenure in Minnesota was exemplified by the way his 2014 season started. Fighting for a roster spot out in spring training, Parmelee instead cleared waivers and began the year in Triple-A Rochester. A hot month of April earned him a call-up to the Twins for another shot in the majors. Given what...
Via Fox Sports North
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Twins call up Parmelee, activate Hicks from DL

Help is on the way for Minnesota's depleted lineup. The Twins announced Friday that they have activated outfielder Aaron Hicks from the seven-day concussion disabled list. Additionally, Minnesota selected the contract of outfielder Chris Parmelee and recalled him from Triple-A Rochester. The moves give the Twins two additional outfielders one day after infielder Eduardo Escobar started...
Via Fox Sports North
May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Parmelee's 3-run HR sends Twins past Red Sox 6-2

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) -- Chris Parmelee's three-run homer off left-handed reliever Jose Mijares broke open a close game in the sixth inning on Saturday, and the Minnesota Twins went on to beat the Boston Red Sox 6-2. Parmelee hit just .172 against lefties last year. He opened the season as the Twins' everyday right fielder but gradually lost playing time until being sent back to...
Via Fox Sports North
March 01, 2014  |  Discuss

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