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REID BRIGNAC RUMORS & GOSSIP

Brignac, Lee, Nieves Activated

The Phillies have announced that infielder Reid Brignac, LHP Cliff Lee, and catcher Wil Nieves have been activated for tonight’s game. To make room for the trio, the Phillies have outrighted catcher Koyie Hill to Triple-A Lehigh Valley, designated Tony Gwynn Jr. for assignment, and optioned infielder Cesar Hernandez to Triple-A Lehigh Valley. None of the moves come as particular...
Via Phillies Nation
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Phillies Injury Update: Carlos Ruiz, Reid Brignac, Wil Nieves

The Philadelphia Phillies begin a weekend series against the Atlanta Braves tonight sitting at 42-53, last place in the National League East. In the midst of a bad season there have been numerous injuries, particularly to the catching position, as both starter Carlos Ruiz and backup Wil Nieves have missed significant time. Rookie Cameron Rupp has seen the majority of time behind...
Via MLB Injury News
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Who, or What, is Reid Brignac?

Can Brignac be more than a nice bench piece in Philadelphia? Who, or what, is Reid Brignac was a question I had posed to me Wednesday night after Brignac’s ninth inning, walk-off homer to send the last-place Padres, well, further into last place in the NL West. Brignac used his magic once again yesterday, hitting a two-run, pinch-hit sixth inning double to put the Phils ahead for...
Via Phillies Nation
June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Phils beat Padres on Brignac’s walk-off homer

On the surface, the Phillies’ 3-0 walk-off win over the Padres Wednesday night presented little excitement, except for the ninth inning. Neither team scored a run for 8 ½innings, leaving a combined 13 runners on base. They collected 22 strikeouts and just 11 hits between them. Two of the worst offenses in baseball lived up to the billing. The Padres were shut out for the 11th...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Phillies Hoping That Brignac Can Help Off The Bench

Reid Brignac – Photo Credit – Keith Allison In a totally non surprising move, and one that Philadelphia Phillies fans have probably been calling for all year, infielder Freddy Galvis has been sent down to Triple-A. He is an above average defender, but is basically an automatic out on the offensive side, and in the National League where the pitchers bat, you cannot afford to have...
Via Hot Stove MLB
May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Phils Promote Brignac, Giles; Camp Elects Free Agency

Brignac improves the Phillies bench immediately. The Phillies have added infielder Reid Brignac to their Major League roster today following the demotion last night of Freddy Galvis. Brignac, 28, is a former four-time Baseball America Top 100 prospect and was having a very good year at Triple-A Lehigh Valley (.284/.357/.514 with 5 HR, 3 SB in 128 PA). The Phillies have also promoted...
Via Phillies Nation
May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

What to Reid into the Yanks newest addition.

Yesterday the Yankees acquired versatile infielder Reid Brignac from the Colorado Rockies for cash. Yes, the Yankees have an obvious lack on infield depth with Alex Rodriguez, Derek Jeter, Mark Texiera and Kevin Youkilis currently calling the disabled list their primary position. Brignac is a career .228 hitter with a .294 OBP. In his six year career, he’s only amassed 769 career...
Via Bronx Pinstripes
May 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Rays trade infielder Brignac to the Rockies

The Tampa Bay Rays today announced they have traded infielder Reid Brignac to the Colorado Rockies. In return Tampa Bay, will get a player to be named or cash considerations per the team’s release. Brignac, 27, was designated for assignment back on February 5th. He only appeared in 16 games last season with the Rays and hit .095. The post Rays trade infielder...
Via The Bay Cave
February 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Rays' Brignac poised for rebound season

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. Reid Brignac looks at the numbers attached to his name from 2011 and still has trouble making them all add up. His offensive struggles the .193 batting average, the five total extra-base hits for the entire season followed a promising rookie season with the Tampa Bay Rays and a highly touted minor-league career as a shortstop with a big-league future. But...
Via Fox Sports Florida
March 16, 2012  |  1 Comment
SOMETHING ABOUT TAMPA...

Rays SS having a baby with Playmate?

Rays infielder Reid Brignac is not only dating a Playboy Playmate like his teammate, Evan Longoria, he and his girlfriend, Lauren Anderson, are expecting a baby.

Via Sportress of Blogitude
February 23, 2012  |  Discuss
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