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8/3 Recap: Indians 4 - Marlins 3

Unimportant Roster Moves: In "who's that" news, the Indians traded Spring Training invitee and recent Columbus Clipper, Fernando Nieve to the Oakland Athletics for cash. This is actually a good move as the Indians were never going to use him again, so this way the Indians get something they need (money) and Nieve gets what he wants (to play for a Major League team)...
Via Burning River Baseball
August 03, 2013  |  Discuss

The 2013 Transaction Rundown: April 20-28

The transaction nuttiness continues as the Big Club's inability to stay healthy continues to result in a domino effect of upheaval throughout the organization, especially at Class AA Akron and above. The week saw Lou Marson get off the 15-day DL and promptly reenter the list only four days later.  The beginning of the week saw Cord Phelps demoted to AAA Columbus, where he isn...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
April 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Indians Activate Lou Marson, Option Yan Gomes And Fernando Nieve

MLB News: On Wednesday the Cleveland Indians activated catcher Lou Marson from the 15-day disabled list, after recovering from a brutal collision at home plate. He will once again serve as Carlos Santana‘s backup. To make room for him the Indians optioned catcher Yan Gomes to Triple-A Columbus. In yet another move, the Indians also assigned Fernando Nieve to the same minor league...
Via FF Locker Room
April 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Cleveland Indians Activate Matt Albers, Designate Fernando Nieve

MLB News: The Cleveland Indians activated pitcher Matt Albers from the restricted list and designated pitcher Fernando Nieve for assignment. Congratulations to the Albers family from FFLockerRoom! Fantasy Ramifications: Neither Albers nor Nieve offers any fantasy baseball value for 2013. The post Cleveland Indians Activate Matt Albers, Designate Fernando Nieve appeared first on...
Via FF Locker Room
April 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Myers put on DL; Nieve recalled from Columbus

The Cleveland Indians have placed starter Brett Myers on the 15-day disabled list with inflammation in his right elbow. The move is retroactive to Saturday, and they selected the contract of right-hander Fernando Nieve from Triple-A Columbus to take his spot on the roster. Myers was scheduled to fly back to Cleveland on Sunday for tests on his elbow. Manager Terry Francona says...
Via Fox Sports
April 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Brett Myers to DL, Kluber to Rotation, Nieve Called Up

It didn’t look good when the Indians sent starting pitcher Brett Myers to Cleveland after Friday night. That concern was confirmed when the Indians placed Myers on the 15-day disabled list this afternoon with a right forearm injury. Corey Kluber, last night’s winning pitcher with four solid innings of relief work to close out the game, will assume Myers’s spot in the rotation...
Via Waiting For Next Year
April 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Minor Happenings: Wendle is proving to be a legit prospect

Today’s Happenings focus in on the hot start of High-A Carolina second baseman Joey Wendle and Triple-A Columbus right-handed pitcher Fernando Nieve. How much is Wendle rising up the prospect ranks? Could Nieve be an option in Cleveland? Tony touches on that and also looks at the impressive approach that Low-A Lake County first baseman Nellie Rodriguez is showing, the clutch performance...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
April 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Fernando Nieve signs a minor league deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers

29-year old righty reliever/starter Fernando Nieve has signed a minor league deal with the Dodgers. Nieve pitched in 3 games (all starts) in AAA-ball for the Astros and he was 1-2 with a 3.63 ERA and a 2.09 WHIP. He last pitched in the majors back in 2010 with the Mets. He has pitched in 99 games (19 starts) in his first four years in the majors and he is 8-11 with a 4.61 ERA...
Via Dodgers Locker
December 14, 2011  |  Discuss
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