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Jean Machi's Baseball Journey Continues With Mariners

The M’s added to their denim collection today by signing pitcher Jean Machi. Today the Mariners signed right-handed reliever Jean Machi, 34, to a minor league deal with an invite to big league spring training. This baseball journeyman was originally signed as an amateur free agent by the Philadelphia Phillies in 2000. He bounced around to many different clubs including the Tampa...
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23 days ago

Gone And Forgotten: Jean Machi Signs With Cubbies

Jean MachiRemember Jean Machi last year with the Red Sox? You know, the guy that actually was our closer for a while? You don't? Well, that's probably better for your overall psyche. Keep it that way. Anyway, Machi has been signed by old friend Theo Epstein to play on the North Side of Chicago for the Cubbies. It's just a minor-league contract for the the soon-to-be 34-year old,...
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December 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Red Sox Notes: Jean Machi Nearly Blows Save Again In Boston’s 4-3 Win

BOSTON — The Boston Red Sox took the first game of their series against the New York Yankees on Monday, but it nearly didn’t happen that way. The contest was an exciting one through eight innings. The Red Sox and Yankees traded leads. David Ortiz hit his 495th career homer, a solo shot, in the fourth inning after Mookie Betts hit a two-run jack in the third. It was close,...
September 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Red Sox Edge Yankees 4-3 In Machi Meltdown

Crisis averted. Jean Machi got through a rough ninth inning in his ninth inning debut, Eduardo Rodriguez gutted through five innings, and the bats did just enough to pull out a 4-3 win over the Yankees.
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August 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Jean Machi- Bullpen Help- Part 2

Machi, a 33-year old from Venezuela, certainly has been around. He has pitched in 6 organizations and 25 teams since 2002. He became a reliever in 06 and bounced around a bit. He finally established himself as a closer and setup man with the AAA Fresno Grizzlies in the San Francisco Giants system. He was called up to the Giants last year and continued his success as a reliever, going...
Via Fenway West
August 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Red Sox Claim Pitcher Jean Machi Off Waivers, Move Clay Buchholz To 60-Day DL

BOSTON — The Red Sox added a new bullpen arm Tuesday, claiming right-hander Jean Machi off waivers from the San Francisco Giants. Machi, who is in his third full major league season, boasts a career 3.24 ERA and 1.124 WHIP in 163 relief appearances with San Francisco. The 33-year-old Venezuelan was designated for assignment July 20. “(It was) an opportunity to take a look at...
July 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Giants activate pitcher Machi from 15-day DL

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) The Giants activated righthander Jean Machi from the disabled list and recalled him from Triple-A Sacramento before Tuesday night's game against the San Diego Padres. Machi missed 17 games with a left groin strain. Righthander Mike Broadway was optioned to the RiverCats to make room for Machi. Broadway appeared in four games, allowing one run on three hits over...
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June 23, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Pirates ran themselves into embarrassing double play

This is just awful. The Pirates had a chance to blow their game with the Giants wide open in the sixth inning after Jean Machi walked Chris Stewart to load the bases with one out. And then…disaster. Travis Snider, who was on second base at the time of the walk, inexplicably began to trot down to third base. Machi noticed, and alertly threw to shortstop Brandon Crawford, who got...
Via The Outside Corner
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

San Francisco Giants: Trade deadline thoughts

Coming into the season the San Francisco Giants bullpen was seen as one of the strengths of the team. It started off that way. However, during the Giants recent downhill tumble the bullpen has become not quite unreliable but certainly isn’t what it was the first two months of the season. What happened to the Giants bullpen? Also, what else is going on with the team as the trade...
July 12, 2014  |  Discuss

San Francisco Giants: why Jean Machi has been the most surprising

Many of general manager Brian Sabean’s offseason acquisitions were deemed questionable. The aging Tim Hudson and the oft-injured Michael Morse were brought in and greeted with much uncertainty from fans. However, their resurgence this season along with the bounce back seasons of players such as Angel Pagan and Jeremy Affeldt has allowed for a spirited debate over who has been the...
June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

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