Rangers Designate Eddie Gamboa, Select Preston Claiborne, Place Jeremy Jeffress On DL

The Rangers have announced that righty Eddie Gamboa was designated for assignment, via executive VP of communications John Blake. His 40-man spot will go to righty Preston Claiborne, whose contract was purchased. Texas also shifted reliever Jeremy Jeffress to the 10-day DL.
Via MLB Trade Rumors
June 22, 2017

Gamboa, Gonzalez crafting their own styles

They're two pitchers with different styles, but they represent the essence of Spring Training on the back fields. Eddie Gamboa and Chi Chi Gonzalez are both trying to decide what works best for them and turn it into Major League success.
February 26, 2017

Tampa Bay Rays Send Eddie Gamboa to Texas Rangers

Earlier yesterday, Eddie Gamboa had been designated for assignment to clear up space on the Tampa Bay Rays 40 man roster. A few hours later, he was sent to the Texas Rangers. Eddie Gamboa was a great story for the Tampa Bay Rays last year. He was a nine year minor league veteran, a former […] Tampa Bay Rays Send Eddie Gamboa to Texas Rangers - Rays Colored Glasses - Rays Colored...
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February 15, 2017

Rangers get Gamboa from Rays; Fielder, Diekman to 60-day DL

SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) -- The Texas Rangers acquired right-handed knuckleballer Eddie Gamboa from the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday, when they placed reliever Jake Diekman and first baseman Prince Fielder on the 60-day disabled list. The moves by the AL West champions came on the same day pitchers and catchers reported to spring training. Fielder was forced to quit playing last summer...
Via Associated Press
February 14, 2017  |  Discuss

Rangers Acquire Eddie Gamboa From Rays

The Rangers announced that they’ve acquired right-hander Eddie Gamboa from the Rays in exchange for a player to be named later or cash. Both Prince Fielder and Jake Diekman have been placed on the 60-day disabled list, as well, per the Rangers’ announcement. That brings their current 40-man count to 39. Gamboa was just designated for assignment by the Rays earlier this morning...
Via MLB Trade Rumors
February 14, 2017

Rangers add knuckleballer Gamboa to roster

The Rangers have acquired Eddie Gamboa from the Rays for either a player to be named or cash considerations.
February 14, 2017

Rays trade Gamboa to make room for Eovaldi

Eddie Gamboa was designated for assignment Tuesday morning. By evening, the Rays had traded the knuckleballer to the Rangers for cash or a player to be named. The Rays had to create space on the 40-man roster after they signed Nathan Eovaldi, resulting in the decision to DFA Gamboa.
February 14, 2017

Rays Remove Eddie Gamboa From 40-Man Roster

The Rays have removed righty Eddie Gamboa from the team’s 40-man roster, according to Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times (via Twitter). It’s not immediately clear whether he has been designated for assignment or outrighted, though certainly both mechanisms would have the same basic function.
Via MLB Trade Rumors
February 14, 2017

Big league debut long time coming for Gamboa

The first two pitches that Eddie Gamboa threw went right past catcher Luke Maile and all the way to the backstop. Gamboa had appeared in 236 Minor League games spanning nine seasons, all in the hopes that someday he'd get to toe a Major League mound.
September 02, 2016

Orioles place LHP Wright on DL, call up RHP Gamboa

BALTIMORE (AP) The Baltimore Orioles have placed left-handed reliever Wesley Wright on the 15-day disabled list with a shoulder injury. Wright experienced discomfort in his shoulder Friday while pitching against Toronto. He didn't feel better on Saturday, so he has been put on the DL with a strained trapezius. It is Wright's first stint on the disabled list since 2009, when he strained...
Via Associated Press
April 11, 2015  |  Discuss

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