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Rasmussen announces retirement from game

Rob Rasmussen decided to retire from baseball, despite being 26 years old and securing a 40-man-roster spot with a Major League team.
March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Former Phillies minor league left-hander Rob Rasmussen retires

Embed from Getty Images By: Matt Rappa, managing editor TEMPE, Ariz. — Former Philadelphia Phillies minor-league southpaw Rob Rasmussen has retired with aspirations of pursuing a degree in business, according to Alden Gonzalez of Rasmussen, 26, was 0-1 with a 6.75 ERA and a 2.00 WHIP ratio in four...
Via Philliedelphia
March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Angels claim Rasmussen, Navarro, LaFromboise on waivers

Shortly before Christmas, the Los Angeles Angels announced that they had claimed three players off waivers: infielder Rey Navarro and left-handed pitchers Rob Rasmussen and Bobby LaFromboise. As Jeff Fletcher of the O.C. Register detailed, the trio of players could provide the Angels with some additional depth in the minors or at the big-league level in 2016. Navarro, 26, hit ...
Via FOX Sports
December 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Halo Headlines: Angels claim three players, drop two others

The December 28, 2015 edition of Los Angeles Angels news includes the team claiming two relievers and an infielder off waivers, two players being moved off the 40-man roster, and more… The Story: Angels claim LHPs Bobby LaFromboise and Rob Rasmussen, INF Rey Navarro MWAH Says: A little late getting to this one due to the holiday, but also this is the only Angels-related thing...
Via Monkey with a Halo
December 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Beimel goes on 15-day DL, Rob Rasmussen called up

SEATTLE (AP) The Seattle Mariners placed Joe Beimel on the 15-day disabled list with inflammation in his left shoulder and recalled Rob Rasmussen from Triple-A Tacoma on Friday. Manager Lloyd McClendon also announced Friday that left-handed reliever Charlie Furbush, on the 15-day disabled list since July 8 with what was thought to be tendinitis in his left bicep, has a slight tear...
Via Associated Press
August 21, 2015  |  Discuss

More Mediocrity for the Phils in this Yawner of an Off-Season

Does this guy have a place in Philly now? Photo by Richard Wilkins Jr. In case you missed it in the glow of the Sixers double-OT, MCW triple-double performance of a win, the Phillies were active last night. The game changer moves? The Phillies sent Erik Kratz and Rob Rasmussen...
Via Philliedelphia
December 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Phillies Add Four To 40-Man Roster

Catcher Tommy Joseph,  outfielders Aaron Altherr and Kelly Dugan, and lefty Rob Rasmussen were added to the Phillies 40-man roster today, bringing the Phillies active roster to 39. Joseph, 22, is playing Dominican Winter ball after missing a majority of the 2013 season with concussion-related issues. Joseph was the headlining piece of the trade that sent Hunter Pence to San Francisco...
Via Phillies Nation
November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

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