RIGHT HANDED PITCHER
Born: March 14, 1988
Drafted: 37th round, 1114nd overall, 2006 (Mets)
How Acquired: Minor league free agent
High School: Northwood (LA) HS
Agent: Moye Sports Associates
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Stinson was drafted out of high school on the strength of a low-90s fastball...
The Pittsburgh Pirates have announced the signing of free agent right-handed pitcher Josh Stinson to a minor league contract. They have also given him an invitation to Spring Training.
Stinson has pitched parts of four seasons in the majors, spending time with the New York Mets, Milwaukee Brewers and Baltimore Orioles. He made eight appearances for the Orioles this season, posting...
MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee Brewers right-handed pitcher Josh Stinson has been claimed off waivers by Oakland.
Milwaukee tried to pass Stinson through waivers to open up a spot on the 40-man roster, but the gamble didn't pay off.
Right-hander Alfredo Figaro and catcher Blake Lalli both are competing for the final spots in the bullpen and on the bench, but neither are on the 40-man...
The Milwaukee Brewers continued to trim down their roster Friday, sending two players back to the minor leagues.
Right-handed pitcher Josh Stinson was optioned to Triple-A Nashville and catcher Dayton Buller was returned to minor league camp.
Stinson, 25, was competing for one of the open spots in the bullpen but ended up getting caught in a numbers game.
His demotion wasn'...
The Milwaukee Brewers' Ryan Braun was mired in controversy before this season but he'll get the chance to end it by trying to sway voters to give him the NL MVP once again.
Braun will try to leave that final impression in Wednesday night's season finale against the San Diego Padres.
It didn't appear that Braun would get the chance at back-to-back MVP awards in December...
Josh Stinson is now an ex-Met. He was claimed off waivers by the Milwaukee Brewers. The 23-year-old righty reliever was the Mets 37th round pick in the 2006 player draft. He reached the majors last September appearing in 14 games for the Mets in relief.
He was placed on waivers along with Armando Rodriguez to make room on the 25-man roster for Mike Baxter and Miguel Batista.
Some big positives that can be taken from the NY Mets 2011 season were the contributions, and emergence, of some promising young players that were called up from the minors. During the year, the Mets relied heavily on players like: Lucas Duda, Ruben Tejada, Dillon Gee, and Justin Turner. And in September, we got to see some very interesting pitching performances, by righties Chris...