Indians add depth by signing C Kottaras, RHP Lowe

CLEVELAND, OH -- The Cleveland Indians today announced the club has signed catcher George Kottaras and right-handed pitcher Mark Lowe to minor league contracts. Both players have been assigned to the Triple-A Columbus roster. Kottaras, 30, is a six-year Major League veteran catcher who debuted with Terry Francona's Boston Red Sox in 2008. He owns a career Major League on-base...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Indians sign Kattaras and Lowe to minor league deals

The Cleveland Indians added veteran depth in the organization just before Opening Day by signing relief pitcher Mark Lowe and catcher George Kottaras. Kottaras has also played a couple of games at third and first base, but is primarily a catcher. It remains to be seen how much Terry Francona will use Carlos Santana to spell the recently extended Yan Gomes at catcher. Kottaras had...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Mark Lowe Will Have A Chance To Contribute In 2014

On Saturday, the Indians agreed to terms with RHP Mark Lowe on a minor league contract after failing to make the Tampa Bay Rays Opening Day roster. Lowe posted an 0.87 ERA and 12/1 K/BB ratio as a non-roster invitee with the Rays this spring. He opted for free agency this week after being informed that he did not win a roster spot. (Photo courtesy of Matt Brown/Angels Baseball LP...
Via Burning River Baseball
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Newcomer spotlight: Mark Lowe eager for fresh test in AL East with Rays

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. -- From West to East, Mark Lowe is eager for his next test. Lowe, a reliever, has spent parts of eight seasons in the major leagues, all in the American League West before joining the Tampa Bay Rays on a minor-league deal with an invite to spring training last November. The right-hander earned a career 4.17 ERA in 264 games with the Seattle Mariners (2006-2010...
Via Fox Sports Florida
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Mark Lowe opts out of contract with Nationals

  getty Mark Lowe has opted out of his minor league contract with the Washington Nationals. Signed to a minor league deal by the Nationals in June, Lowe struggled while at the big league level while with the Angles compiling a 9.26 ERA in 11 2/3 innings of relief. Mark Lowe Opts Out Of Contract With Nationals #mlb — Tim Dierkes (@mlbtrtrans) September 3...
September 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Angels Activate Pitcher Mark Lowe

The Los Angeles Angels have activated pitcher Mark Lowe from the 15-day disabled list and will return in the middle-relief role. The post Los Angeles Angels Activate Pitcher Mark Lowe appeared first on FFLockerRoom | NFL - MLB News | Fantasy Sports Advice | Sports Talk.
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May 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Angels Place Pitcher Mark Lowe On 15-Day Disabled List

MLB News: The Los Angeles Angels placed pitcher Mark Lowe on the disabled list Saturday as he is suffering from a stiff neck. The 29 year old has spent eight seasons in the majors, tallying a 3.43 earned run average in 39.1 innings pitched last season while striking out 28 hitters. He has struggled in 2013, his first year with the Angels, walking 8 in just 6.1 innings pitched, topping...
Via FF Locker Room
April 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Dodgers Release Mark Lowe

The Dodgers have released non-roster invitee Mark Lowe, according to Dylan Hernandez. The writing has been on the wall for weeks after Lowe put up a 4.15 ERA in nine appearances in the Cactus League, with six strikeouts and three walks in 8⅔ innings. To make matters worse, the couple times I saw Lowe on the mound this spring and Lowe’s fastball had absolutely no life to it....
Via Dodgers Rumors
March 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Making Moves: Mark Lowe and Kevin Gregg signed and invited to Spring Training

The Dodgers have signed righty reliever Mark Lowe to a minor-league deal with an invitation to Spring Training. Lowe provides further depth to an already deep bullpen corps. He was a solid strikeout man as recently as 2011, but has never been anything more than a back of the pen arm, with a career 4.10 FIP. —– The Dodgers are bringing Kevin Gregg in to camp on a minor-league...
February 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Mark Lowe agrees to minor league deal with Dodgers

Mark Lowe and the Los Angeles Dodgers have agreed to a minor league contract, giving the team another bullpen option in spring training. The 29-year-old right-hander was 0-2 with a 3.43 ERA in 36 relief appearances for the Texas Rangers last year, when he didn't pitch in the major leagues from June 25 to Aug. 10 because of a strained muscle in his right side. He will compete...
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February 10, 2013  |  Discuss

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