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Rays sign INF Jake Elmore to minor-league deal with invite to spring

The Tampa Bay Rays signed infielder Jake Elmore to a minor-league deal on Monday with an invite to spring training. Elmore, 27, is a career .221 hitter with two home runs, 13 RBI and a .288 on-base percentage in 87 major-league games with the Arizona Diamondbacks, Houston Astros and Cincinnati Reds. Drafted in the 34th-round by the Diamondbacks out of Arizona State in 2008, he made...
Via Fox Sports Florida
February 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Jake Elmore Elects Free Agency

Infielder Jake Elmore has refused his outright assignment to Indianapolis, electing to become a free agent instead. Elmore was designated for assignment when the Pittsburgh Pirates made the Jung Ho Kang signing official back on January 20th. He cleared waivers on Thursday and the Pirates assigned him to Indianapolis. His role was going to be infield depth, but the Pirates also have...
Via Pirates Prospects
February 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Jake Elmore Sent Outright to Indianapolis

Infielder Jake Elmore has cleared waivers and has been assigned to Indianapolis. The Pittsburgh Pirates designated Elmore for assignment  last Tuesday when they made the Jung Ho Kang signing official. The Pirates originally claimed Elmore off waivers from the Cincinnati Reds back on November 7th. The 27-year-old will now serve as a depth option in AAA, where he will likely see time...
Via Pirates Prospects
January 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Pirates Designate Jake Elmore For Assignment, Add Jung Ho Kang to 40-Man Roster

The Pittsburgh Pirates have designated infielder Jake Elmore for assignment to make room on the 40-man roster for infielder Jung Ho Kang. The Pirates claimed Elmore back on November 7th after the Cincinnati Reds put him on waivers. He has played briefly in the Majors each of the last three seasons with three different teams. Elmore was 2-for-11 in five games for the Reds last year...
Via Pirates Prospects
January 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Pirates Claim Infielder Jake Elmore

The Pittsburgh Pirates have claimed infielder Jake Elmore from the Cincinnati Reds. With the move, the 40-man roster now stands at 36 spots full. Elmore has played parts of the last three seasons in the majors, spending 2012 with the Arizona Diamondbacks, 2013 with the Houston Astros and 2014 with the Reds. In 87 games, the 27-year-old has a .221/.288/.291 slash line. Elmore still...
Via Pirates Prospects
November 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Prospect Watch: Joe Hudson brings the power to Bakersfield

The Bats lost last night at home with Walt Jocketty in attendance, but Jake Elmore had three hits in four trips to the plate in front of the general manager. It was a slow start for Elmore when he came over to the Reds organization, but over his last eight games the infielder has hit .367 with two doubles, four walks and has stolen three bases. Fellow infielder Ray Navaroo also had...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Reds acquire infielder from Oakland

Prior to Saturday's game with the Marlins, the Reds added infielder Jake Elmore to their organization by claiming him off waivers from the Athletics. Elmore, who was assigned to Triple-A Louisville, began the season on the disabled list with a strained left quad and has not played in the majors this season. He batted .282 with 18 RBI in 47 games at Triple-A Sacramento before being...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
August 02, 2014  |  Discuss

A's place shortstop Jake Elmore on the 15-day disabled list

The Oakland A's defeated the Seattle Mariners on Thursday by the score of 3-2 in 12 innings, to even their record at 2-2 on the season. Jesse Chavez started for the A's and allowed only five hits and two runs in six innings. Drew Pomeranz pitched a scoreless 12th to earn the win. Coco Crisp had a home run, a walk and two runs scored in the winning effort. On the injury front...
Via Sports Injury Alert
April 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Athletics Rumors: Oakland acquires Jake Elmore from White Sox

The Oakland Athletics made another move today picking up Jake Elmore from the White Sox today in exchange for Cash. To make room for Elmore on the roster, Chicago designated Andy Parrino for assignment. Chris Cotillo tweeted the news today.By EricEnfermero (Own work) via Wikimedia Commons#Athletics acquire Jake Elmore from #WhiteSox for cash, designate Andy Parrino for assignment—...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

A's acquire INF Elmore from White Sox

The Oakland Athletics have acquired infielder Jake Elmore from the Chicago White Sox for cash considerations. The A's made the move Thursday, a day after the White Sox designated Elmore for assignment. Elmore has a .223 average in 82 major league games, primarily with the Houston Astros. He's a career .291 hitter with 110 stolen bases in six minor league seasons. Elmore, who played...
Via AP on Fox
February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

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