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Chicago Cubs Claim Cody Ransom From San Diego Padres

MLB News: The Chicago Cubs claimed infielder Cody Ransom off of waivers from the San Diego Padres on Tuesday. His role is expected to be the utility infielder for the Cubs. The journeymen veteran will be playing for his 8th team in 11 seasons. Fantasy Ramifications: None. The post Chicago Cubs Claim Cody Ransom From San Diego Padres appeared first on Fantasy Sports Player Rankings...
Via FF Locker Room
April 16, 2013  |  Discuss

INF Ransom returning to Diamondbacks

The Arizona Diamondbacks have claimed infielder Cody Ransom off waivers from the Milwaukee Brewers. Ransom opened the season with the Diamondbacks' organization and was claimed on waivers by the Brewers on May 23. He hit .196 with six homers and 26 RBIs in 64 games with Milwaukee. Ransom hit .269 with four homers and 13 RBIs in 17 games with Arizona after having his contract...
Via AP on Fox
August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Ransom claimed off waivers by Arizona

Cody Ransom's shuttle from Phoenix to Milwaukee and back continued Friday. Ransom, a 36-year-old journeyman infielder, was claimed off waivers Friday by the Arizona Diamondbacks. Ransom had spent roughly three months with the Brewers, after Milwaukee had originally claimed him off waivers from Arizona on May 23. Ransom, who can play shortstop and third base, started the season...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Onetime batboy now a starter for Brewers

MILWAUKEE Cody Ransom doesn't remember much from the experience, but the shortstop's career with the Milwaukee Brewers actually started much, much earlier than that of any active player on Milwaukee's roster. As a grade school kid growing up in Chandler, Ariz., Ransom lived only a few miles from the Brewers' spring training facility. And since Ransom's family...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
June 01, 2012  |  Discuss

The Curious Case of Cody Ransom

The Arizona Diamondbacks placed utility infielder Cody Ransom on waivers earlier this week. On Thursday, the Milwaukee Brewers claimed Ransom and added him to their active roster. A commonplace transaction, repeated hundreds of times throughout the baseball season. Oh, but when it comes to Cody Ransom, nothing is commonplace. When Ransom plays in his first game for the Brewers, he...
Via Fangraphs
May 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Brewers pick up Ransom, demote Maysonet

MILWAUKEE In hopes of bolstering the team's offense, especially in the infield, the Brewers claimed infielder Cody Ransom off waivers from Arizona and optioned infielder Edwin Maysonet to Triple-A Nashville. The move also allowed the team to move shortstop Alex Gonzalez, who is out for the season with a torn ACL, to the 60-day disabled list. Ransom, 36, had been quite successful...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
May 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Diamondbacks recall 3B Bell, cut INF Ransom

The Arizona Diamondbacks have recalled third baseman Josh Bell from Triple-A Reno and designated infielder Cody Ransom for assignment. Bell was batting .381 with nine doubles, a triple, four home runs and 30 RBIs in 26 games for Reno. The 25-year-old switch-hitter was in Arizona's starting lineup against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Monday night. Bell, 6-foot-3 and 230 pounds...
Via AP on Fox
May 21, 2012  |  Discuss

D-backs release Ransom, call up Bell

The Diamondbacks designated third baseman Cody Ransom for assignment on Monday, bringing to an end his extended slump that followed a red-hot start after he was called up to the majors on April 18. Infielder Josh Bell was recalled from Triple-A Reno to fill Ransom's roster spot. Bell, 25, hit .381 with nine doubles, four home runs and 30 RBIs in 26 games with the Aces. He was...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
May 21, 2012  |  Discuss

D-backs notebook: Ransom earning more time

It was about this time last year that Ryan Roberts took hold of the Diamondbacks' third-base job and never let go on his way to a career year. Cody Ransom is making similar noises this season. Ransom hit his third home run in his last six starts to get the Diamondbacks on the scoreboard first Friday, then capped a three-run rally with a run-scoring single to break a tie in a...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
May 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Ransom perseveres, helps D-backs end skid

PHOENIX -- Hitting a baseball is said to be the toughest task in sports, and the Diamondbacks' Cody Ransom has taken the degree of difficulty to a new level. Ransom made his first start of the season Sunday while in the process of attempting to pass a kidney stone. It did not seem to affect him. Ransom doubled with two outs to pass the baton in what became a five-run second...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
April 22, 2012  |  Discuss
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