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Johnson ready to compete for utility job

Infielder Chris Johnson, who signed a Minor League deal, reported to camp, while catcher Francisco Pena cleared waivers.
8 days ago

Francisco Pena clears waivers and outrighted (plus more notes) - School of Roch

SARASOTA, Fla. -Catcher Francisco Pena has cleared waivers and been outrighted to Triple-A Norfolk, according to an industry source. He's expected to be in camp on Thursday. The Orioles designated Pena for assignment last week after acquiring pitcher Gabriel Ynoa from the Mets for cash considerations. Catching depth was becoming ... Read More
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Orioles Acquire Gabriel Ynoa From Mets, Designate Francisco Pena

The Orioles have acquired right-hander Gabriel Ynoa from the Mets in exchange for cash and designated catcher Francisco Pena for assignment to clear a spot on the 40-man roster. The move opens a spot on the Mets’ 40-man roster, which the team still needed to do in order to make the re-signing of Fernando Salas official.
Via MLB Trade Rumors
14 days ago

Catcher Francisco Pena on rejoining the Orioles - Steve Melewski

Catcher Francisco Pena found out after Triple-A Norfolk's game last night at Durham that he was headed back to the majors, although it could be for just a day or two this time. Orioles catcher Matt Wieters went on paternity leave today and could miss as few as one or ... Read More
August 20, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Francisco Pena on his key hit in Orioles' rally

Francisco Pena kept the rally alive with a single shortly before Matt Wieters brought home the game-winning runs in Sunday's game with the Yankees.
June 05, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Francisco Pena on his first major league home run

Francisco Pena talks about his first major league home run during the Orioles' 12-7 win over the Red Sox.
June 02, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Francisco Pena and Matt Wieters discuss Pena's strengths

The Orioles called up catcher Francico Pena to replace the injured Caleb Joseph.
May 31, 2016  |  Discuss

Francisco Pena would rather catch than switch

Francisco Pena can throw with either hand. Is there a place for a player with his talents on the Orioles?
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
March 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Francisco Pena trying to get it right - School of Roch

SARASOTA, Fla.- The first round of cuts are coming today unless there's an unexpected change in plans. Barring an injury, the Orioles will go north with catchers Matt Wieters and Caleb Joseph. They currently have six catchers in camp, including Francisco Pena, Audry Perez, Chance Sisco and Jonah Heim. Pena ... Read More
March 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Francisco Pena's big-league debut makes father, Tony, proud

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- For some kids, taking batting practice in a big-league ballpark such as Kauffman Stadium might instantly get them dreaming about actually being a major-league player there someday. Not so much for Francisco Pena. Sure, he was thrilled to be hitting at The K when he was just 13. And he loved hanging out at the ballpark with his dad, Tony, the manager of the Royals...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

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