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JUAN NICASIO RUMORS & GOSSIP

Pirates sign reliever Juan Nicasio to one-year deal

As the Winter Meetings came to a close on Thursday, the Pittsburgh Pirates made a move that didn't draw much attention, but will help fortify their pitching staff.The Pirates have signed right-handed reliever Juan Nicasio to a one-year deal that is believed to be worth $3 million, although the official number has yet to be released.Nicasio was recently non-tendered by the Los Angeles...
Via Fox Sports
December 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Pirates sign Juan Nicasio

The Pirates just announced this afternoon that they’ve signed reliever Juan Nicasio to a one-year deal (they’ll retain the right to offer him arbitration in 2017, since he’s a Super-Two), and this is about the most Pirate-Like signing I can imagine them making this winter. Nicasio struck out exactly 25% of the hitters he faced last year with a fastball that averaged 95 mph...
Via WHYGAVS?
December 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Dodgers name coaches, non-tender Juan Nicasio

Wednesday was one of the busier days of the offseason so far for the Dodgers. They made some coaching hires for Dave Roberts‘ staff and trimmed two players from the 40-man roster. On the coaching front, Bob Geren was lured away from the Mets to become the Dodgers’ bench coach. He served in that position with the Mets for the last four years. He was one of the nine finalists for...
Via Dodgers Digest
December 03, 2015  |  Discuss

The Juan Nicasio Relief Experiment, Already In Progress

When the Dodgers claimed Juan Nicasio off waivers last month, it was assumed that he was acquired mostly to pitch in relief. Ignoring the fact that the depth chart would currently have him start, it’s not necessarily a bad idea. Nicasio struggled significantly as a starter for Colorado in the first half of last season. He relies heavily on two pitches, so sustained success as...
Via Dodgers Digest
December 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Life as a Colorado Rockies fan

When you hear New York Yankees, what do you think of? Championships, Steinbrenner, Jeter? What about the St. Louis Cardinals? Overachievers, winners, consistent? What about the Colorado Rockies? The Colorado Rockies have once again begun their annual descent to the bottom of the NL West. Plagued by injuries and the same problems as last year, and the year before that, and the before...
Via isportsweb.com
July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Landslide continues for Colorado Rockies as Juan Nicasio does his best impression of the bullpen

There was plenty for Juan Nicasio to be frustrated about.With all of the Colorado Rockies struggles for the past month, many have pointed to Juan Nicasio being a prime candidate to become a one-inning bullpen guy.By the looks of his outing on Tuesday night, he would fit right in with those guys. In the 1st inning, he did his best Rex Brothers impression, giving up seven runs in the...
Via Rockies Review
June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Nicasio comes up big as Colorado Rockies pick up a road win

Juan Nicasio gave the Rockies six strong innings on Saturday.Usually baseball fans aren't biting their nails in May when their team is four games over .500.However, fans of the Colorado Rockies know how important this nine game road trip is for the hopes of the 2014 season. Keep their heads above water, and there might be a chance that this team will avoid their annual fade.The Rockies...
Via Rockies Review
May 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Juan Nicasio proving he can be a force in the Colorado Rockies rotation

Juan Nicasio isn't showing signs of fading.Admit it, you have been waiting for the other shoe to drop with the Colorado Rockies.It's hard to jump on board. This team has been a tease the past few seasons, starting off well in April, only to fade in May, then fall off a cliff in June and July. Getting excited about them is like pushing on a fresh bruise to Rockies fans.The flaws are...
Via Rockies Review
May 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Juan Nicasio shows that he has taken huge steps forward for the Colorado Rockies

Juan Nicasio showed his huge steps on Tuesday night.One pitch Juan.That is what would have been an appropriate nickname for Colorado Rockies starter Juan Nicasio in 2013. The right-hander threw his four seemed fastball literally 95 percent of the time. After being rushed to the big leagues, it was the only pitch that was good enough to use at the big league level.On Tuesday night...
Via Rockies Review
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Royals drop third straight with 10-1 loss to Rockies

SURPRISE, Ariz. -- Juan Nicasio thinks he's headed for the best season of his young career. Nicasio pitched four scoreless innings, Kyle Parker drove in five runs and the Colorado Rockies beat the Kansas City Royals 10-1 on Sunday. Nicasio allowed one hit, struck out three and walked one. The 6-foot-3 right-hander has struggled with injuries since he made his major league debut for...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
March 09, 2014  |  Discuss
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