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Hometown: Montclair, Calif.
2011 in review: The hard-throwing lefty was 1-0 with two saves and a 3.26 ERA in 30 13 innings...
The Braves took Robert Fish in this year's Rule 5 draft, and he'll compete for one of the coveted bullpen spots (which are scarce at the moment). Fish spent last year with the Los Angeles Angels (after being taken by the Yankees in last year's Rule 5 draft before being returned to LA). He spent the majority of the year with Arkansas of the AA Texas League. For Arkansas...
The Atlanta Braves have selected left-hander Robert Fish from the Los Angeles Angels organization in the Rule 5 draft.
The 23-year-old Fish has been used mostly as a reliever over six minor-league seasons with the Angels and gives the Braves another left-handed option out of the bullpen. He was acquired during the winter meetings in Dallas.
Last season, Fish struck out 41 over...
Via AP on Fox
December 08, 2011
The Braves selected left-handed pitcher Robert Fish from the Angels in the Major League phase of the Rule 5 Draft on Thursday morning.
Five players from the Angels' organization were selected in Thursday's Rule 5 Draft. Lefty Robert Fish, who was selected by the Braves, was the only player taken in the Major League phase. Fish posted a 3.26 ERA in 24 appearances at Double-A in 2011.
Up next in our Top 30 Angels Prospect Countdown, reliever Robert Fish, a player who was in high demand before the season and did a fine job of justifying that throughout the course of it. The fireballing southpaw's stock is definitely on the rise, but can he keep it up?
Robert FishPosition: Relief Pitcher Level: AABats: Left Throws: Left Height: 6'2" Weight...