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ROGER KIESCHNICK RUMORS

D-backs call up Chafin, Paul; Ahmed, Kieschnick sent down

PHOENIX -- The Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday selected the contracts of left-handed pitcher Andrew Chafin and outfielder Xavier Paul from Triple-A Reno, and optioned infielder Nick Ahmed and outfielder Roger Kieschnick to Reno. Chafin will wear No. 40 in his major league debut and Paul will wear No. 14. Chafin, 24, combined to go 8-6 with a 3.96 ERA (58 ER in 131.2 IP) and 102 strikeouts...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
12 days ago  |  Discuss

D-backs call up outfielder Inciarte, return Kieschnick to Reno

PHOENIX --€“ The Diamondbacks have recalled  outfielder Ender Inciarte from Triple-A Reno and optioned outfielder Roger Kieschnick to Reno. Inciarte, 23, was named by Baseball America as the D-backs' "Fastest Baserunner" and "Best Outfield Arm" in its 2014 Best Tools Survey. In 26 games as the Aces center fielder this season, he is hitting .312 with 22...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

D-backs call up Kieschnick, put Trumbo on 15-day DL

PHOENIX -- The Diamondbacks have called up outfielder Roger Kieschnick from Triple-A Reno to replace National League home run leader Mark Trumbo, who was put on the  15-day disabled list with a stress fracture in his left foot. Kieschnick, 27, was batting .281 with five doubles, three home runs and eight RBI in 18 games with Reno. He was claimed by Arizona off waivers from the San...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
April 24, 2014  |  Discuss

D-backs claim outfielder Kieschnick off waivers from Giants

The Diamondbacks on Friday claimed outfielder Roger Kieschnick off waivers from the Giants and optioned him to Triple-A Reno. To make room on the 40-man roster, pitcher Patrick Corbin was transferred to the 60-day disabled list. Corbin is out for the season after undergoing Tommy John surgery on March 25 to repair a torn elbow ligament. Kieschnick, 27, appeared in 38 games with...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
April 04, 2014  |  Discuss

SF Giants Rumors: Quiroz, Bochy, Pagan, Kieschnick, Etc.

Photo by Marko Realmonte (GiantsInTheYard.com) Here’s a few nuggets for all you die-hard San Francisco Giants fans. The G-men will be starting a three game series tonight in Washington against the Nationals.   Catcher Guillermo Quiroz was DFA’d, and has accepted his triple-A assignment and will report to the Fresno Grizzlies today.   Manager Bruce Bochy told Jim Bowden...

Official Video: Foul ball scared the heck out of a woman in San Francisco

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Via Bob's Blitz
August 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Giants end their five-game losing streak with a 9-2 victory over the Phillies

The Giants received huge contributions from fresh blood Wednesday night. Roger Kieschnick’s debut was highly productive and Brett Pill finally brought the bat he used to mash the Pacific Coast League all season. But the moves that management didn’t make might have been just as inspirational in the Giants’ 9-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies. GM Brian Sabean didn...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Down on the Farm: Roger Kieschnick

Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-US PRESSWIRE A curse and a blessing. That’s what earning the fabled “Five-Tool Player” label gets you in baseball. It’s a blessing because that means you have the 5 “tools” that scouts look for in a player: 1) Hitting for power 2) Hitting for average 3) Fielding ability 4) Throwing ability 5) Speed When you have these tools, you have the potential...

Down on the Farm: Roger Kieschnick 2013 Preview

  Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-US PRESSWIRE Outfielder Roger Kieschnick was the San Francisco Giants‘ third-round draft pick in 2008 out of Texas Tech. In ’09, Kieschnick was a Cal League All-Star and shined in San Jose hitting .296 with 23 home runs and 110 RBI. Since then however, Kieschnick has struggled with some nagging back injuries which limited him to only 60 games in 2010...

Brown, Kieschnick reassigned to minors

The Giants whittled their spring training roster down a couple more spots today when they sent top prospect Gary Brown and Roger Kieschnick to their minor league camps. Both outfielders are on the Giants’ 40-man roster and didn’t have a realistic shot at making the club’s 25-man Opening Day roster anyway. But it was definitely a good experience for them. Especially Brown, who...
Via 22gigantes
March 16, 2012  |  Discuss
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