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Atlanta Braves: Sign Ross Detwiler and Jason Fasor to Upgrade Bullpen

The past few days, the Atlanta Braves signed two pitchers in left-hander Ross Detwiler and right-hander Jason Frasor. These moves are made to bolster a putrid bullpen after closer Jason Grilli was lost for the season due to an Achilles injury this month. Jason Frasor Jason Frasor, 37, is having a career year with a current ERA of 1.46, albeit in just 24 innings of work so far with...
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Braves add veterans Detwiler, Frasor to bullpen

ATLANTA (AP) The Atlanta Braves have added experience to their bullpen by signing left-hander Ross Detwiler and right-hander Jason Frasor for the remainder of the season. Detwiler and Frasor are with the team for Friday night's game against the Cubs. The team also recalled outfielder Joey Terdoslavich and right-hander Ryan Kelly from Triple-A Gwinnett on a busy day of transactions...
Via AP on Fox
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta Braves add Jason Frasor to weakened bullpen

In an effort to add depth to a depleted bullpen, the Atlanta Braves signed veteran reliever Jason Frasor, who was recently released by the Kansas City Royals. The Braves and Frasor agreed on a contract that will go through the end of this season. However, the deal will not be finalized until it is approved by Major League Baseball. While the 37-year-old Frasor has been reliable over...
Via OutsidePitchMLB
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox Are Looking At Frasor (But Not Frazier)

(Getty Images)Hold on, Sox fans, The Carmine Hose are not looking into acquiring The ToddFather. But they are "kicking the tires" on a player with a similar sounding last name—that is, relief pitcher Jason Frasor. You might remember Frasor when he toiled for the Blue Jays and Rangers—but he was more recently released by the Royals. Oddly, the 37-year-old's ERA (1.54) was pretty...
Via FenwayNation
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Royals DFA Jason Frasor

Traditional stats say that veteran right-hander Jason Frasor is having an effective season out of the Kansas City Royals bullpen. According to Sabermetrics, he is struggling. Based on the the latter, the Royals designated Frasor for assignment on Monday to make room on the active roster for outfielder Paulo Orlando. The 37-year-old Frasor was a key member of a Royals bullpen that...
Via Baseball News Source
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals recall Orlando, designate Frasor for assignment

The Kansas City Royals announced Monday that they have recalled outfielder Paulo Orlando from Triple A Omaha. He will be in uniform for the team's 7:10 p.m. game against the Tampa Bay Rays. In a corresponding roster move, right-handed pitcher Jason Frasor has been designated for assignment. Orlando, 29, will begin his second stint with the major league club after hitting .241 with...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Royals re-sign Jason Frasor to one-year deal

The Kansas City Royals have re-signed right-handed reliever Jason Frasor to a one-year, $1.25 million deal, avoiding arbitration, the team announced earlier today. His deal also includes a $2 million mutual option for the 2016 season, as well as $500,000 in incentive bonuses for both the 2015 and 2016 seasons. If his option isn’t mutually exercised, he will be paid a $550,000 buyout...
Via Baseball Essential
November 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Royals News: Jason Frasor picked up from Rangers

The Texas Rangers finally did a little selling with a trade of right-handed relief pitcher Jason Frasor to the Kansas City Royals. The Royals sent right-hander Spencer Patton from Triple-A to the Rangers in return. The Royals have the fourth best bullpen WAR in the majors at 3.2, however, they have very little depth behind Greg Holland, Wade Davis and Kelvin Herrera.#451627440...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Royals pick up RHP Frasor to bolster bullpen

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Royals, frustrated by the lack of effectiveness from their middle-inning relievers, continued to seek veteran help. On Wednesday, the Royals acquired right-hander Jason Frasor from the Texas Rangers in exchange for minor-league right-hander Spencer Patton. The Royals designated for assignment utility player Jimmy Paredes to make room on the 40-man roster for...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Tigers Rumors: Detroit interested in Jason Frasor, Joakim Soria, Chad Qualls

The Detroit Tigers have had some bullpen problems this season, compiling a 4.58 ERA.  That's the second worst bullpen ERA in Major League Baseball.  The only team worse is the Houston Astros at 4.96!  The Tigers have been looking for bullpen help for awhile now but Jon Morosi of Fox Sports reported today that the Tigers are interested in a few specific players.  He tweeted:Tigers...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
July 05, 2014  |  Discuss

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