The Kansas City Royals claimed switch-hitting outfielder Jimmy Paredes off waivers Monday from the Baltimore Orioles.
Paredes, 25, has played in 118 games in the majors for the Houston Astros since 2011. He hit .192 with four doubles, a home run and 10 RBIs in 125 at-bats last season with the Astros.
Paredes, who was originally signed by the New York Yankees in 2007, is with his...
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February 17, 2014
The Orioles have added depth to their outfield, which has been a position of need for them this off season.
Multiple sources reported that Baltimore claimed utility man Jimmy Paredes off waivers from the Miami Marlins Saturday afternoon. Paredes had been taken off of waivers by Miami from Houston, where he played all three seasons of his major league career thus far.
The Miami Marlins claimed Jimmy Paredes from the Astros on Monday.
The 24-year-old played in 118 games with Houston from 2011-13, hitting .234 with three home runs and 31 RBI.
In 2013 the 6-3, 200-pounder played in a career-high 48 games but batted .192 with four doubles, one home run and 10 RBI. He has experience at both corner outfield positions as well as third base and second...
The Houston Astros lost another game in an embarrassing fashion that only the Astros could pull off. On Friday night, the Astros were tied at 4-4 with the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park. In the bottom of the ninth with two outs, the Pirates loaded the bases, but Astros pitcher Edgar Gonzalez got Pirates batter Russell Martin to pop up to short center field to send the game into...
No sooner than Greg Brown, the Pirates television announcer, finished these words, "Looks like we're going to extra innings," did the Astros bumble their way to another loss.
As this GIF shows rightfielder Jimmy Paredes and second baseman Jake Elmore collide in the outfield, which allows the ball to drop and the winning run to score. Elmore said the crowd was too...
The Houston Astros have recalled outfielder Jimmy Paredes and outfielder Trevor Crowe from their Triple-A Oklahoma City minor league affiliate. To make room for the pair of young outfielders, the organization has opted to designate outfielder’s Fernando Martinez and Rick Ankiel for assignment.
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Jimmy Paredes singled and scored an unearned run in the third inning and the Houston Astros beat the Chicago Cubs 1-0 on Tuesday night.
It was an otherwise tough night for the second baseman, who committed three errors. Paredes has started the last three games at second base with All-Star Jose Altuve out with an abdominal strain.
Houston starter Jordan Lyles (4-11) scattered two...
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September 11, 2012
Third baseman Jimmy Paredes was among Houston's six roster cuts on Friday.
The 23-year-old Paredes hit .286 in 46 games with the Astros last season. He came into camp with a chance to be the starting third baseman on opening day. He hit .190 in 10 exhibition games.
He was optioned to Triple-A Oklahoma City along with outfielder Fernando Martinez and pitcher Aneury Rodriguez...
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March 23, 2012
Astros third baseman Jimmy Paredes, who has been in camp several days already, doesn't plan to swing a bat until the first official full-squad workout on Sunday. Paredes injured his left wrist in January while playing in the Dominican and has been getting treatment.
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