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EDUARDO NUNEZ RUMORS

WATCH: Umpire get drilled in mask by flying bat

This was a pretty scary moment from Wednesday night’s Twins-Mariners game. Eduardo Nunez fouled off a pitch from Brandon Maurer and lost his grip on the bat after the swing. Nunez’s bat then smacked home plate umpire Gabe Morales in the mask. The sound it made was just gross, and I’m thankful that Morales wasn’t seriously injured. I don’t know if anything could have really...
Via The Outside Corner
July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Eduardo Nunez loses bat, hits umpire in mask (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.Minnesota Twins shortstop Eduardo Nunez accidentally hit home plate umpire Gabe Morales in the mask with his bat after losing his grip on it during the eighth inning of Wednesday night's game in Seattle.Nunez lost the grip of his bat on the follow-through after fouling off a 2-2 pitch, and Morales was very fortunate that his face was protected...
Via Holdout Sports
July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Super-utility man Nunez succeeding in many different roles

MINNEAPOLIS -- Eduardo Nunez has grown accustomed to playing wherever he's asked and batting in any spot in the lineup. He's just happy to have found a home in Minnesota. The Twins traded for Nunez in early April to bring him over from the New York Yankees. At the time, Nunez said he wasn't sure what his role would be with Minnesota, which already had plenty of infielders. "They...
Via Fox Sports North
July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Nunez plays hero in fourth game for Twins

Eduardo Nunez's time in a Twins uniform has been brief, so it's not much of a stretch to say Sunday's game against Detroit was his biggest so far with Minnesota. In just his fourth game of the year with the Twins, Nunez delivered the go-ahead base hit in the top of the eighth inning as Minnesota eventually hung on to win 4-3 in the series finale against the Tigers. Thanks in part...
Via Fox Sports North
May 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Twins' Eduardo Nunez reamins out with oblique injury

The Minnesota Twins evened their record at 10-10 following a 6-4, 12 inning victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday. On the injury front, Eduardo Nunez, who was acquired in a trade on April 7 for 20-year old pitcher Miguel Sulbaran, has been battling a strained left oblique and has missed the past four games at Rochester. The Twins are fourth in the league in runs scored...
Via Sports Injury Alert
April 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Twins acquire IF Nunez from Yankees

MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Twins announced a trade during Monday's game, as they acquired infielder Eduardo Nunez from the New York Yankees in exchange for left-hander Miguel Sulbaran. Nunez, 26, spent parts of the last four seasons with the Yankees but was released by New York last week. In 270 career games in the big leagues, Nunez has batted .267 with 10 home runs, 76 RBI and...
Via Fox Sports North
April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Mets Rumors: Mets haven't discussed Eduardo Nunez

Eduardo Nunez was designated for assignment by the New York Yankees Tuesday while the cross-town New York Mets are looking for infield help. However, the Mets have not yet discussed the 26-year-old according to the New York Post's Mike Puma. Was told the Mets have not discussed the possibility of Eduardo Nunez. Too early to say if they will have interest.— Mike Puma (@NYPost_Mets...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Yankees: Eduardo Nunez out, Yangervis Solarte in?

The New York Yankees have one roster spot left and it has come down to Eduardo Nunez and Yangervis Solarte. Dean Anna, according to multiple reports, was told Friday night that he’d won a spot on the 25-man roster. Nunez and Solarte were told not to pack for Houston just yet.Nunez is the once promising, yet extremely inconsistent right-handed hitter and Solarte is a switch-hitting...
Via Yankees Unscripted
March 29, 2014  |  Discuss
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