MLB Rumors: Joel Hanrahan talking to multiple teams about a contract

Before he threw at his showcase, it was expected that right-handed pitcher Joel Hanrahan would impress scouts. Word from scouts is that Hanrahan looked fit and healthy. 11 months removed from Tommy John surgery, he was throwing pitches at 87-93 mph.Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reports that close to 20 teams watched Hanrahan and there are already multiple teams talking to him about a...
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Mets Among 20 Teams Who Watched Hanrahan Pitch On Thursday

April 18 Close to 20 teams showed up to watch veteran closer Joel Hanrahan throw in a showcase at the University of Tampa on Thursday, and judging by the early reviews, don’t be surprised if there’s quite a bit of competition for the two-time All-Star, reports Jon Heyman of CBS Sports. Teams have already discussing deals, but no word if the Mets are one of those teams Scouts...
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Report: Indians scouting veteran closer Hanrahan

The Indians were one of nearly 20 teams that were on-hand to watch free-agent right-hander Joel Hanrahan's showcase at the University of Tampa on Thursday, according to multiple reports. The All-Star closer is 11 months removed from Tommy John surgery, but scouts attending the showcase said Hanrahan looks to be ahead of schedule, already throwing 87-93 MPH. The Indians will...
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MLB Rumors: Joel Hanrahan Drawing Interest From Number of Teams

Free agent relief pitcher Joel Hanrahan worked out for several teams at the University of Tampa on Thursday. He was reportedly tracked at 87-93 MPH during his workout.The two-time All-Star is coming off of Tommy John surgery in 2012.According to CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman, the New York Yankees, New York Mets, Boston Red Sox, Kansas City Royals, Colorado Rockies, and Cleveland Indians...
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Joel Hanrahan Will Throw For Sox And Empire

Hanrahan At FenwayA bevy of major league scouts—including those from the Red Sox and Yankees—will witness a workout today by former Red Sox reliever Joel Hanrahan. While Boston seems to have found their closer answer in Koji Uehara, his recent health scare (not to mention the circumstances that led to Koji last year) suggests that 'more is more' in today's bullpen...
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Mets To Watch Free-Agent Joel Hanrahan Throw On Thursday

Kristie Ackert of the NY Daily News writes that the Mets will be one of several teams to be on-hand Thursday to watch free agent reliever Joel Hanrahan, throws for interested teams, according to an industry source. Hanrahan, 32, who had Tommy John surgery on May 2013, threw a “light bullpen” for teams in January, and the Mets had an eye on him then as well. Ackert adds that one...
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Yankees Rumors: New York 'best bet' to sign Joel Hanrahan

Late-inning reliever Joel Hanrahan is preparing to show teams what he has following Tommy John surgery. The right-hander will showcase his talents for interested teams on Thursday in Tampa, and Nick Cafardo of The Boston Globe believes Hanrahan could be a "big pickup" for teams in need of bullpen help early on. Cafardo's best bet regarding a landing spot for Hanrahan...
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Crowd expected for Hanrahan showcase; Yanks, Mets, Red Sox?

Former All-Star reliever Joel Hanrahan, attemtping a return from Tommy John surgery, should expect a big crowd of scouts when he throws for teams Thursday in Tampa. The Mets, Yankees, Royals, Athletics, Red Sox and Dodgers are among a decent-sized group of teams that has lost their closer or main set-up man because of injury or poor performance, and all could easily have interest...
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Yankees Rumors: 'Best bet' is that New York signs Joel Hanrahan

The New York Yankees need help in the bullpen. They spent hundreds of millions of dollars in free agency, but will not go deep into the playoffs without a much improved bullpen. They are showing interest in reliever Joel Hanrahan, who is scheduled to work out for teams this Thursday.Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe's "best bet" is that the Yankees will end up signing...
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MLB Rumors: Joel Hanrahan to hold showcase next week

Right-hander Joel Hanrahan will hold a showcase for interested team next week, according to a tweet from ESPN's Jerry Crasnik. Hanrahan had Tommy John surgery 11 months ago after hurting himself early last season as the closer for the Red Sox.Reliever Joel Hanrahan, 11 months removed from TJ surgery, will hold a showcase for teams next week, says a source.— Jerry Crasnick...
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