Ever wondered what’s happened to old friend Manny Delcarmen after he was traded to the Rockies in 2010? Mostly, he’s bounced around the minor leagues. He’s currently in Syracuse, with the Triple-A affiliate of the Washington Nationals, and I sat down with him for an interview. We talked 2007 World Series, bullpen antics, and the curious personality of Jonathan Papelbon.
Manny, Fan, Curt (FN Photo)Old friend (and Boston native) Manny Delcarmen may be back in the major leagues this year. Currently signed to a minor league deal with the Washington Nationals, Delcarmen is hitting the mid-90s again on his fastball. While expected to start the year at AAA, he is likely the first in line for a call-up before his June 1 opt-out date. Delcarmen was an important...
AAA: Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Scranton/Wilkes-Barre got massacred on Thursday, losing to the Syracuse Chiefs by a score of 10-0. Adam Warren didn’t look very good in five innings of work, allowing ten baserunners and four runs. Unfortunately for the Yankees, Manny Delcarmen looked even worse. In just two-thirds of an inning, Delcarmen allowed five runs, [...]
Since my mind has been on the New York Giants and Super Bowl XLVI, I neglected to comment on New York Post Joel Sherman’s tweet
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from this past Sunday, about the Yankees signing reliever Manny Delcarmen to a minor league deal.
Truthfully, I didn’t realize Delcarmen still pitched because I hadn’t heard his name since he was a Boston Red Sox years ago.
Manny Delcarmen has signed a minor league deal with the Yankees that includes an invite to spring training. MDC will try to earn his way back to the majors as a reliver after pitching in the minors all of last season. Delcarmen is a Boston native and will have to hold his nose as he puts on the pinstripes.
According to Joel Sherman of the New York Post, the New York Yankees have signed right handed reliever Manny Delcarmen to a Minor League deal.
The 29 years old last pitched in the Majors in 2010 with the Rockies and Red Sox. That year he went 3-4 with a 4.99 ERA in 52.1 innings. He also posted a 1.4 HR/9, 5.5 BB/9 and 6.5 SO/9 that season.
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The Yankees signed former Red Sox righty Manny Delcarmen to a minor-league deal yesterday. The 29-year-old could add depth to their bullpen, but he hasn’t pitched in the majors since 2010, when he spent time with the Red Sox and Rockies.
Delcarmen pitched in a combined 26 Triple-A games...
Yankees signed RHP Manny Delcarmen to a minor league contract. He also gets a spring training invite. Delcarmen, who turns 30 next month, posted a 5.59 ERA and 33/15 K/BB ratio over 38 2/3 innings last season with the Triple-A affiliates for the Mariners and Rangers. The former Red Sox reliever hasn’t pitched in the [...]
A former Red Sox hurler and native of West Roxbury, Mass., has reportedly crossed over to the dark side. Manny Delcarmen has signed a minor-league contract with the Yankees, according to Joel Sherman of the New York Post. The reliever will reportedly be invited to spring training by the Bronx Bombers. Delcarmen, who turns 30 on Feb. 16, spent parts of six seasons with the Red Sox...
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The last time we saw Delcarmen he put up a 4.99 ERA in 57 appearances for the Red Sox and Rockies in 2010. He did not pitch in the big leagues last season