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...
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...
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 Associated Press
February 27, 2014 | Discuss
Jake Elmore, the 26 year-old middle infielder the White Sox claimed off waivers from the Houston Astros, has been traded to the Oakland Athletics for cash considerations. The move was made to make room on the roster for a separate pickup the Sox made Wednesday afternoon. Maikel Cleto pitching in relief for the Cardinals late in the 2011 season. Credit: Dilip Vishwanat, Getty...
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