Colorado Springs 19, Las Vegas 5
Ouch. The Colorado Spring Sky Sox destroyed the Las Vegas 51s in Monday’s night affair, 19-5.
Chris Schwinden got the start and struggled mightily – although it was not completely his fault. His final line says it all – 3.2 innings pitched with seven hits (two home runs) and four walks allowed. This all added up to eight runs allowed – although...
Fresno Grizzlies 6, Las Vegas 51s 3
The 51s (4-3) dropped a game to the Grizzlies on Wednesday night after Chris Schwinden was rocked for six runs.
Schwinden got the start for Las Vegas and struggled to keep the ball in within the confines of the stadium, as he was taken deep three times over his mere four innings of work. He allowed eight hits overall – but he did manage not...
The New York Mets have reacquired right-hander Chris Schwinden, claiming him off waivers from the Yankees and optioning him to Triple-A Buffalo.
In the last five weeks, Schwinden has been claimed off waivers by Toronto, Cleveland and the Yankees before the Mets got him back Thursday.
Drafted by the Mets in 2008, Schwinden made three appearances - two starts - for New York and was...
Via AP on Fox
July 05, 2012
The Toronto Blue Jays have claimed right-hander Chris Schwinden on waivers from the New York Mets.
The Blue Jays also designated righty Daniel Farquhar for assignment on Saturday.
The 25-year-old Schwinden made two starts and one relief appearance for the Mets this season, going 0-1 with a 12.46 ERA. He is 0-3 with a 6.98 ERA overall in the majors.
Schwinden was 3-4 with a 2.59...
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June 02, 2012
I like Chris Schwinden and think with patience he could be a back-end starter or AAAA backup for most teams. However if the Mets are going to try and stay relevant in the NL East and in the 2012 season they cannot continue to toss Chris out there every 5th day… at least not with the general quality of our other four starters. So is there a solution externally or internally...
Do you miss Mike Pelfrey yet?
After two less-than stellar outings by Chris Schwinden, the Mets are looking more and more vulnerable and are now amidst a three-game losing streak after being swept in Houston by the Astros.
Of course, Schwinden didn’t pitch in every game and is not at most fault, but his two starts have been a major buzzkill. So far in two starts, Schwinden has only...
Chris Schwinden struggled in yet another start, and the offense couldn’t put anything together in their 8-1 loss to the Houston Astros
The Chris Schwinden experiment had another rough day, with the final outcome being five runs on six hits in four innings, striking out one and walking two. Schwinden allowed two more home runs and has looked overmatched in his two starts...
Chris Schwinden made his 2012 MLB debut this past Friday. With <a href=”http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/p/pelfrmi01.shtml”>Mike Pelfrey being shelved for the year… it’s likely to not be Schwinden’s last start with the big ballclub. The question that Met fans are puzzling is, “Can our team win with this guy on the mound?”
The answer is difficult...
2012 TOPPS HERITAGE CHRIS SCHWINDEN
So I was going to tell you all about the 2012 Topps Heritage set.
How it’s printed on sturdy throwback non-glossy stock, practically begging you to say “Got it, got it, got it, need it” while you thumb through a stack.
How cards numbered 426 through 500 in the set are short printed, in tribute to the hard-to-find high-number series in the...
I recently conducted an exclusive interview with New York Mets pitcher Chris Schwinden who was kind enough to agree to answer a few questions for me to share with our MMO community. Schwinny was totally cool and I hope you decide to leave him some nice comments for him to come back to. Enjoy!
First of all Chris, congratulations on a terrific season in 2011! Anchoring the Bison’s...