Rangers Land Potential Relief Ace

An afternoon trade went down between the Rangers and the Braves. One very much legitimate way of thinking about it: Lucas Harrell isn’t very good, but the back of the Rangers’ rotation lately has been terrible, and this just goes to show how the market for any half-decent starting pitcher right now is inflated. While Travis Demeritte isn’t a top-10 prospect or anything, he...
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July 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Rangers acquire pitchers Harrell, Alvarez from Braves

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) The Texas Rangers have acquired right-hander Lucas Harrell and left-hander Dario Alvarez from the Atlanta Braves for a minor league infielder. The AL West-leading Rangers announced the trade Wednesday. Travis Demeritte was sent to the Braves. The Rangers had one open spot on their 40-man roster, and designated Triple-A Round Rock infielder Matt Duffy for...
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July 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Braves option Ryan Weber to minors, recall Dario Alvarez

ATLANTA (AP) The Atlanta Braves have optioned right-hander Ryan Weber to Triple-A Gwinnett and recalled left-hander Dario Alvarez. The Braves claimed Alvarez on waivers from the New York Mets on May 25. Alvarez, who will join Atlanta's bullpen, posed a 1.12 ERA in eight innings at Gwinnett. Weber allowed two runs on three hits in one inning, failing to hold a 7-6 lead, in the...
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June 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Alvarez Claimed by Braves, Mazeika Moves into Top 30

Photo by Allen Greene Earlier in the week, the Mets designated lefty reliever Dario Alvarez for assignment. Yesterday, he was claimed by the Atlanta Braves and will report to AAA. Alvarez was ranked #35 on MMN’s Top Prospect list. Alvarez jumped up the system in 2014 from Savannah to the MLB. He had trouble with his command throughout the MLB and Vegas, but has had good strikeout...
May 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Caribbean Winter League Recap 10/17: Dario Alvarez Makes Debut

Dominican League: Aguilas Cibaenas Dario Alvarez pitched a clean 7th inning in season debut. John Mora pinch ran in the 9th inning for his Aguilas debut. Leones del Escogido John Church 1 IP, H, BB... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
October 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Mets Cut Five More, NLDS Roster Nearly Finalized

The New York Mets announced that they have told C Johnny Monell, 2B Dilson Herrera, RHP Tim Stauffer, LHP Dario Alvarez, and LHP Eric O’Flaherty that they will not be on the postseason roster. While none of these cuts are hardly unexpected, there was a slim chance that Alvarez might initially make the team, but […]
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October 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Dario Alvarez Set To Return To Mets Tonight

According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, reliever Dario Alvarez is due to rejoin the Mets today in Philadelphia. Alvarez has been battling a groin injury he suffered on September 15 when he apparently pulled it during his follow-through after throwing a pitch. The lefty reliever has been rehabbing at the Mets complex in Port St. […]
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September 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Dario Alvarez To Likely Rejoin Mets On Friday

Left-handed reliever Dario Alvarez, who spent a couple of days with the Mets before being sent back to Las Vegas when the Mets activated David Wright, is likely to rejoin the Mets again on Friday in Miami, when the Mets open up a three game series with the Marlins. (ESPN New York) Alvarez was not […]
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September 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Verrett, Conforto Staying With Mets; Alvarez To Be Optioned

With David Wright finally returning to the Mets for tomorrow’s game, the Mets will keep both Logan Verrett and Michael Conforto on the roster, instead optioning left-handed relief pitcher Dario Alvarez back to Triple-A Las Vegas. Verrett, 25, will presumably be used, as he was today, as a spot starter over the last few weeks […]
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August 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Dario Alvarez Makes Debut In Mets Win

Dario Alvarez has made a name for himself very quickly in the Mets organization. Alvarez was part of the Philadelphia Phillies organization from 2007-2009, when he competed in the Dominican Summer... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
September 04, 2014  |  Discuss

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