The Pirates made one trade today, acquiring infielder Robert Andino from the Seattle Mariners for a player to be named later, first reported by Ryan Divish of the Tacoma News Tribune.
Andino, 29, has played mostly in Triple-A this season, recording a .229 average and .281 on-base percentage for the Tacoma Rainiers. He has played nine Major League seasons for the Florida Marlins...
Set the bar low
There are a few things in life that I feel deserve low expectations: Action movies that come out in January, Middle East peace talks and Robert Andino.
Looking over the stats it is not difficult to anticipate a batting average in the low two hundreds and subpar defense for the Mariners in 2013.
Anything above that is a bonus.
However if you are feeling that...
We don’t know a lot about Baltimore Orioles infielder Robert Andino, but we do know he’s not real happy to be in Baltimore. Just take a look at the photo above.
Andino came to the O’s in 2009, after spending the first four seasons of his big-league career with the Marlins. In 2010 he was obviously still a pretty happy-go-lucky kid. In 2011, he was still kinda happy. But in...
WIPE OFF THAT SMILE
Orioles infielder Robert Andino started off his time in the majors happy, but over the years he's grown stern. Look at the pics.
PRAISE THE MAN
The Rays are a grateful bunch, so you could imagine that they wouldn't pass up a chance to thank the guy who helped them last year.