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GERARDO PARRA RUMORS

Gold-glover Parra can hit a bit, too

MILWAUKEE -- It didn't take Gerardo Parra long to show what he can bring to the Milwaukee Brewers down the stretch. Parra made a quick impression on the home fans in his debut at Miller Park on Tuesday, blasting a go-ahead home run in the bottom of the seventh before making an impressive sliding catch in foul territory in a critical moment in the top of the eighth inning.  No...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Gerardo Parra’s Further Impact for Brewers

In the heat of a pennant race, teams often let a rival’s actions shape their own decisions. As a result, when St. Louis fired a shot across the Brewers’ bow by bolstering their rotation, Milwaukee needed to make a countermove. Of course, Doug Melvin’s retort – gaining Gerardo Parra in exchange for two minor leaguers – stands stratospheres below the Cardinals’ acquisitions...
Via Brewers Bar
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Gerardo Parra shines as Brewers win on challenge against Giants

Having already utilized the conventional with walk-off singles and home runs this season, the Milwaukee Brewers used a rare walk-off challenge to beat the San Francisco Giants, 4-3, on Tuesday night. First-base umpire Hal Gibson's safe call on a Joe Panik chopper with two outs in the top of the ninth inning was overturned by replay, with the Brewers ultimately coming out victorious...
Via Pro Sports Daily
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Ron Roenicke wanted to give Gerardo Parra a start

Brewers left fielder Khris Davis is out of the starting lineup Saturday night agains the Cardinals but not because of the left calf tightness that forced him to exit the game in the seventh inning Friday night. Davis fouled a pitch off his leg in his previous at-bat but said he was fine Saturday after treatment. Manager Ron Roenicke just wanted to get newly acquired Gerardo Parra...
Via Pro Sports Daily
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Brewers acquire Gerardo Parra

Credit: mlbtraderumors.com The Milwaukee Brewers may have pulled off the most underrated trade so far. The Brewers acquired right fielder Gerardo Parra from the Arizona Diamondbacks for minor leaguers Mitch Haniger and Anthony Banda. Parra is having a down year hitting .259 with a .667 OPS. Parra’s career average is .274 and has sneaky pop and sneaky speed. But he’s also an outstanding...
Via Reading Between The Seams
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Arizona Diamondbacks trade Gold Glove outfielder Gerardo Parra

(September 13, 2011 – Source: Harry How/Getty Images North America)   The Arizona Diamondbacks parted ways with their best outfielder today sending two-time gold glove winner Gerardo Parra to the Milwaukee Brewers in exchange for a pair of minor league prospects in outfielder Mitch Haniger and pitcher Anthony Banda. He made his MLB debut with the Diamondbacks in 2009 and...
Via Phoenix Sports-Kings
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Brewers get Gold Glove outfielder Parra from Diamondbacks

The Milwaukee Brewers have acquired two-time Gold Glove outfielder Gerardo Parra from the Arizona Diamondbacks in exchange for a pair of minor leaguers, outfielder Mitch Haniger and pitcher Anthony Banda. Parra provides the Brewers with a left-handed hitting outfielder who excels defensively. The 27-year-old is hitting .259 with six home runs and 30 RBI in 104 games for the Diamondbacks...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Milwaukee adds Gerardo Parra as bench depth

The Milwaukee Brewers have acquired Gerardo Parra from the Arizona Diamondbacks, adding his typically solid glove to their bench. The #Brewers have acquired OF Gerardo Parra from Arizona in exchange for OF Mitch Haniger and LHP Anthony Banda. — Milwaukee Brewers (@Brewers) July 31, 2014 Parra is still under team control through next season. He won Gold Gloves in both 2011 and...
Via The Outside Corner
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Brewers acquire Gerardo Parra from Diamondbacks

According to John Gambadoro, the Arizona Diamondbacks have traded outfielder Gerardo Parra to the Milwaukee Brewers. Like what you're reading? Subscribe for daily updates!* indicates requiredEmail Address * Follow @sprtsrumoralert
Via Sports Rumor Alert
21 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: D-Backs fan runs onto field, gets away from security

One particular Arizona Diamondbacks fan was so excited for the second half of the season to begin that he ran onto Chase Field on Friday night. During the ninth inning of the Cubs-Diamondbacks game, this fan wanted a selfie with Gerardo Parra so he took to the outfield—cell phone in hand. He didn’t get the selfie he was seeking, but did meet the venue’s security crew. As they...
Via The Sports Daily
July 19, 2014  |  Discuss
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