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Eric O'Flaherty on Jose Bautista's taunting: ’Surprised he's ready to fight again after last year'

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Braves place left-hander O'Flaherty on DL with knee injury

ATLANTA (AP) Left-hander Eric O'Flaherty has been put on the 15-day disabled list by the Atlanta Braves because of a right knee strain. O'Flaherty is 1-3 with a 6.52 ERA in 27 games. He allowed three runs in two innings against the Chicago Cubs on Saturday. Atlanta still has left-handers Ian Krol and Hunter Cervenka in its bullpen. The Braves recalled right-hander Ryan Weber...
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June 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Atlanta Braves bullpen riding hot streak

"You get rolling a little bit and things start clicking." -- Eric O'Flaherty, more Braves arms on bullpen's recent run.
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May 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Braves acquire O'Flaherty from Pirates

VIERA, Fla. (AP) The Atlanta Braves have acquired left-handed reliever Eric O'Flaherty from the Pittsburgh Pirates for cash considerations. The 31-year-old O'Flaherty, who pitched for the Braves from 2009-13, was on his way to join the team on Sunday. Atlanta general manager John Coppolella says ''We've been trying to find a left-hander all spring. He's somebody we know. When...
Via Associated Press
March 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Eric O'Flaherty agrees to minor league contract with Pirates

PITTSBURGH (AP) Left-hander Eric O'Flaherty has agreed to a minor league contract with the Pittsburgh Pirates and will report to major league spring training. O'Flaherty posted a combined 1-2 with an 8.10 ERA in 30 innings and 41 relief appearances last season with Oakland and the New York Mets, who acquired him on Aug. 4. He has a 22-11 career with a 3.24 ERA and one save in...
Via Associated Press
February 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Mets receiving little relief from lefty specialist O'Flaherty

The New York Mets are riding a six-game hitting streak, own the biggest division lead in the National League and are mashing opponents into submission.So it's easy to overlook a few warts, right? Not if you're Mets manager Terry Collins - even with a 6 1/2-game lead in the NL East.The one blip on New York's radar following Wednesday's 9-4 rout of the Philadelphia Phillies was the...
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August 27, 2015  |  Discuss

A's trade O'Flaherty to Mets for PTBNL or cash

The Oakland Athletics traded reliever Eric O'Flaherty to the New York Mets on Tuesday in exchange for cash or a player to be named later, the team announced: O'Flaherty was designated for assignment over the weekend as the A's tweaked their 25-man roster.  The 30-year-old southpaw was signed by Oakland prior to the 2014 season while he was recovering from Tommy John surgery. O'Flaherty...
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August 05, 2015  |  Discuss

New York Mets acquire lefty specialist

Despite reclaiming first place in the National League East and a new and improved offense, the New York Mets continued to stay active on the trade market. The Mets acquired relief pitcher Eric O’Flaherty and cash from the Oakland Athletics for a player to be named later. For those of you who are confused about a trade being made after July 31, the deadline is only for non-waiver...
August 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Mets acquire LHP O'Flaherty from Oakland

NEW YORK (AP) The New York Mets have acquired lefty Eric O'Flaherty and cash considerations from the Oakland Athletics for a player to be named. To make room on the 25-man roster, the Mets designated lefty Alex Torres for assignment. O'Flaherty, 30, was designated for assignment by the A's on Aug. 1. The Walla Walla, Washington native was 1-2 with a 5.91 ERA in 25 games for Oakland...
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August 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Oakland A’s Roll The Dice On Eric O’Flaherty

Left-handed reliever Eric O’Flaherty agreed to a two-year, $7 million contract with the A’s on Wednesday. Today a couple of vastly different pitchers signed with American League playoff contenders that are polar opposites and even though I should be caught up in the headline-grabbing move, it’s the under-the-radar acquisition that piques my interest the most. Obviously...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

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