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RANDY CHOATE RUMORS & GOSSIP

Choate agrees to minor league contract with Blue Jays

DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) Left-hander Randy Choate has agreed to a minor league contract with the Toronto Blue Jays and will report to big league spring training. If added to the 40-man roster under Friday's deal, he would get a $1 million salary while in the major leagues and $105,000 if assigned to the minors. The 40-year-old reliever was 1-0 with a 3.95 ERA in 71 games over 27 1...
Via Associated Press
March 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Choate serves as both a leader and jokestar for Cardinals bullpen

Randy Choate is 39-years old and has played 15 Major League seasons. It's safe to see he's experienced a lot in the game of baseball. Not only does Choate have a lot of experience that he can pass on to younger players, but he also knows that sometimes it's important to joke around and keep a loose, relaxed atmosphere around a club. “He’s always up and about and always has...
Via FOX Sports
June 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Professio”Nole” Athlete of the Week: Randy Choate

It was a quiet week for former Florida State athletes playing professionally. Neither Brooks Koepka nor Daniel Berger made noise on the golf course. Spring training for Major League Baseball however, is underway and a crafty lefty shined in his first relief appearance. St. Louis Cardinals’ relief pitcher Randy Choate is the Professio”Nole” Athlete of the Week for the week of...
Via Noled Out
March 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Randy Choate, Platoon Splits, and Arm Slots

It was the inning that shouldn’t have been. First, in the tenth inning of Game Three of the National League Championship series, the Giants saw Brandon Crawford stroll to the plate against Randy Choate. It’s easy to say that the matchup didn’t favor the hitter based on Choate’s career splits. Choate has struck out 27% […]
Via Fangraphs
October 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Seth Maness’ girlfriend upset Cardinals put in Randy Choate

Even St. Louis Cardinals WAGs are complaining about Mike Matheny’s handling of the bullpen during Game 3 of the NLCS on Tuesday. Cards reliever Seth Maness followed Marco Gonzales and Pat Neshek by throwing a scoreless inning in relief of John Lackey. Maness went 1-2-3 against the Giants in the bottom of the 9th and was lifted for Randy Choate in the 10th. Choate proceeded to...
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 15, 2014  |  Discuss

NLCS GM 3: Cardinals Choate One Away In 10th

Not a single thing you read/hear/see will make you feel better. It won’t. For every Kolten Wong walk-off home run, there is a Randy Choate wild throw. Sports can be the best thing ever on the good days and suck the happy out of every corner of your soul two days later. It’s why we watch and why we… just… can’t. If the Cardinals end up losing the 2014 NLCS, we’ll undoubtedly...
Via Cardinals Diaspora
October 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants take Game 3 on wild throw by Cardinals' Choate

SAN FRANCISCO -- Once the Giants finally got a bunt down, the rest was easy. A wild throw by reliever Randy Choate on a bunt allowed Brandon Crawford to score the winning run in the bottom of the 10th inning, lifting the San Francisco Giants over the St. Louis Cardinals 5-4 on Tuesday for a 2-1 lead in the NL Championship Series. Crawford drew an eight-pitch walk from Choate to begin...
Via Associated Press
October 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants Go Ahead 2-1 In NLCS On Cardinals’ 10th-Inning Error In Game 3

SAN FRANCISCO — A wild throw by reliever Randy Choate on a bunt allowed Brandon Crawford to score the winning run in the bottom of the 10th inning, lifting the San Francisco Giants over the St. Louis Cardinals 5-4 on Tuesday for a 2-1 lead in the NL Championship Series. Crawford drew an eight-pitch walk from Choate to begin the inning, ending a stretch of 16 straight Giants retired...
Via NESN.com
October 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants take 2-1 NLCS lead on Cardinals after walk-off error

We’ve officially seen it all in this Postseason – the San Francisco Giants took a 2-1 NLCS lead on the St. Louis Cardinals by winning 5-4 in ten innings on Tuesday. The game-winning hit for San Francisco? Yup, a Randy Choate throwing error on a sac bunt attempt by Gregor Blanco. It’s not do or die time for the Cardinals yet, but this one will hut for awhile – especially...
Via The Outside Corner
October 14, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Randy Choate throwing error gives Giants walk-off win

Of all the ways to lose a close playoff game in extra innings, falling on a throwing error by the pitcher fielding a sacrifice bunts has to be one of the worst. Randy Choate could tell you all about it. The St. Louis Cardinals reliever walked Brandon Crawford to start the bottom of the 10th...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 14, 2014  |  Discuss
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