The Tampa Bay Rays have given Cory Wade his release.
Wade, 30, never pitched at the major league level while working 49 2/3 innings for Triple-A Durham. Wade held a 2.17 ERA and a 33/14 K/BB ratio but did not appear to be in the Rays plans and his request to be released was granted.
The veteran will now seek out another team to give him a look in September.
Wade has a career 3.65...
The Toronto Blue Jays have claimed Marlins outfielder Scott Cousins and Yankees pitcher Cory Wade off waivers.
The Blue Jays made the moves Wednesday.
The 27-year-old Cousins was claimed from Miami. He's spent part of three seasons with the Marlins. Last year, he plowed into San Francisco catcher Buster Posey at the plate, leaving the Giants star with a broken left leg and...
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October 17, 2012
The move clears a roster spot for reliever Chad Qualls, who was acquired from the Phillies on Sunday evening. Wade has a 5.79 ERA in 32 2/3 innings this season. This move was the obvious action once Qualls was signed.