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Jays get third baseman from Kansas City in deadline-week trade

It is hardly the blockbuster that many fans were hoping for but the Toronto Blue Jays have made a deal in advance of Thursday’s non-waiver Major League Baseball trade deadline. The Blue Jays have sent backup catcher Erik Kratz and pitcher Liam Hendriks, who were both playing in Triple-A for the Buffalo Bisons, to the Kansas City Royals in exchange for third baseman Danny Valencia...
Via Pro Sports Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Royals trade Valencia, designate Hayes for assignment

BOSTON -- The Toronto Blue Jays have traded right-hander Liam Hendriks and catcher Erik Kratz to the Kansas City Royals for infielder Danny Valencia. The deal between playoff contenders was announced as the Blue Jays were starting their game in Boston on Monday night. The 29-year-old Valencia hit .282 with two home runs and 11 RBI in 36 games for Kansas City. He also has played for...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals acquire Liam Hendriks from Blue Jays

The Kansas City Royals have acquired right-handed pitcher Liam Hendriks from the Toronto Blue Jays, according to Ken Rosenthal of FoxSports.com. Catcher Erik Kratz is likely to headed to Kansas City as well, reports Shi Davidi of Sportsnet.com. Like what you're reading? Subscribe for daily updates!* indicates requiredEmail Address * Follow @sprtsrumoralert
Via Sports Rumor Alert
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Jays to call up Hendriks, will start Friday

As expected, the Toronto Blue Jays will recall Liam Hendriks from triple-A Buffalo to fill the vacancy in their rotation but in a bit of a surprise the Aussie right-hander will start Friday’s series opener against the Oakland Athletics instead of Saturday. The reason for that is the Blue Jays wanted to split Mark Buehrle and R.A. Dickey, who gets pushed back a day, and create...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Is Liam Hendriks A Viable Option For The Toronto Blue Jays?

There is speculation that the Toronto Blue Jays may call on 25-year old farm-hand Liam Hendriks to start Saturday’s contest against the league best Oakland Athletics. Hendriks has 28 MLB starts under his belt with the offensively challenged Minnesota Twins where he posted a career 2-13 record with an inflated 6.06 earned run average and 1.590 WHIP. The native of Australia has...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Twins Friday: Liam Hendriks' 8 Ks end drought

MINNEAPOLIS -- Prior to Friday, no Twins pitcher had struck out eight batters in a game. Right-hander Liam Hendriks finally ended that drought -- as a reliever. Hendriks pitched 4 23 innings and struck out eight in Friday's 12-6 loss to the Cleveland Indians. Minnesota needed help early from its bullpen after starter Pedro Hernandez lasted just 1 23 innings. Shairon Martis came...
Via Fox Sports North
September 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Twins' Hendriks breathes sigh of relief

Finally, Liam Hendriks is a winner.It took 18 major league starts, but the Minnesota Twins right-hander finally won his first big league game on Wednesday as the Twins beat the Cleveland Indians 6-4 at Progressive Field."Nice to get the young man a win," Twins manager Ron Gardenhire said of the 23-year-old Hendriks. " Tonight goes to Liam. It's been a long time...
Via Fox Sports North
September 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Twins' Hendriks still seeks elusive win

MINNEAPOLIS Liam Hendriks is not getting special treatment.On Thursday, he got five innings. He got a three-run leash and a realistic shot at a win. He left with no chance at one, just as he so often has this season. His teammates bailed him out in the bottom of the ninth, erasing any blame or loss, but the Twins' 4-3 win was still not enough to dig Hendriks out of his nine...
Via Fox Sports North
September 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Hendriks: 'I'm still searching for that No. 1'

MINNEAPOLIS Liam Hendriks just can't find that first Major League victory. The Twins right-hander was hit with the loss Tuesday as Minnesota fell 3-0 to the visiting Chicago White Sox. It was Hendriks' 11th career start over the past two seasons, and he fell to 0-7 in the majors with Tuesday's defeat. "Eleven and counting. I'm still searching for that No....
Via Fox Sports North
June 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Hendriks' strong start secures spot in rotation

MINNEAPOLIS Liam Hendriks is making his case to be known as more than just "the kid with food poisoning." That's what Twins general manager Terry Ryan called Hendriks earlier this week, as the 23-year-old right-hander missed his first start of the 2012 season due to food poisoning in Baltimore. But Hendriks took the mound Sunday at Target Field against the visiting...
Via Fox Sports North
April 15, 2012  |  Discuss
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