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Vizquel takes place in Indians Hall of Fame

CLEVELAND -- It felt like the late '90s again at Progressive Field on Saturday night -- packed house, most of the stars from those great Indians teams on the field and Omar Vizquel receiving a standing ovation. Before the game against the Tigers, Vizquel became the 40th player inducted into the Indians Hall of Fame, capping off a day of activities. Of all the Indians greats of...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
June 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Now part of division rival, Vizquel reflects on career as Indians HOF shortstop

CLEVELAND -- It is Indians Hall of Fame Weekend but for Omar Vizquel it could be called something else -- Back to the Future. The Indians will honor Vizquel for his 11 seasons here before Saturday's game against Detroit. It comes as he is embarking on a new career as the first-base coach for the Tigers. This is Vizquel's first season with Detroit after one season as a roving...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Omar Vizquel Q and A

Omar Vizquel remains a Cleveland Indians fan favorite. Fans appreciated Vizquels on-field wizardry, and that he was one of them in the teams era of greatness in the 1990.s To this day, Vizquel seems to have a tough time coming to grips with how beloved he is in the eyes of Indians fans. Vizquel recently was in town for his bobblehead night. He threw out two first pitches, joked that...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
July 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Angels hire Omar Vizquel as minor league instructor

One of the greatest defensive shortstops in baseball history, a potential Hall of Famer with 24 years of big-league experience, will be in camp when the Angels begin spring training in two weeks. As a coach. The team has hired Omar Vizquel as its new roving infield instructor to succeed Dick Schofield, whose contract was not renewed after last season. The Angels were in the final...
Via Fox Sports West
January 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Omar Vizquel to retire after season

Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Omar Vizquel said Tuesday his majestic 24-year career will be coming to an end at the conclusion of this season. The 45-year-old began his career with the Mariners and went on to have stints at the Indians, Giants, Rangers and White Sox, before joining the Blue Jays this season. He appeared in two World Series with the Indians, in 1995 and 1997, but...
Via Fox Sports
June 27, 2012  |  Discuss

At 45, Omar Vizquel shows off dance moves

During the rain delay of last night's Toronto Blue Jays eventual 9-6 win over the Boston Red Sox, 45-year old infielder Omar Vizquel showed off his best dance skills in the dugout. Your browser does not support iframes. Follow Ian on Twitter @soxanddawgs. And be sure to like us on Facebook as well.
Via Sox and Dawgs
June 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Vizquel becomes oldest SS ever

Via Reading Between The Seams
May 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Omar Vizquel May Call It Quits

When you think of all-time great shortstops, Omar Vizquel may get overlooked, but for those who know baseball, Vizguel is most likely top five on the list. Now at 45 and currently playing with the Toronto Blue Jays, Vizquel looks to be calling it a career after the current season. While he is not sure, he is definitely
Via Reading Between The Seams
May 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Vizquel to play for Jays in 24th season

Omar Vizquel and the Toronto Blue Jays agreed to terms on a one-year contract Monday. Vizquel's agent, Adam Katz, declined to provide further details, such as whether Vizquel would be on a major league or minor league deal. ESPN first reported the sides had agreed to a contract. Vizquel tweeted: ''I'll be with the Toronto Blue Jays in spring training this year to...
Via AP on Fox
January 23, 2012  |  Discuss

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