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Kansas City Royals Scott Downs Breaks in Glove for Ball Boy in Hilarious Fashion

During the sixth inning of Monday night's Tampa Bay/Kansas City game one of the Tampa Bay ball boys had a little trouble fielding a ball. Royals pitcher Scott Downs happened to see the play and thought that it was because the kid's glove was not broken in.So he did it for him.via Cut4 Loading...
Via FatManWriting
July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Royals reliever helps Rays ballboy break in glove

Why was Scott Downs throwing a glove in the dirt like it called his mother a bad name? To help a ballboy, of course.  The Royals' reliever was caught having a little fun in Tampa Bay on Monday night, showing a Rays ballboy how to properly break in a new glove after a ball snuck by him in the sixth inning.  Apparently, all that's needed is a few Gronk spikes and a little...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
July 07, 2014  |  Discuss

White Sox designate Scott Downs for assignment

getty images The  Chicago White Sox have designated left handed reliever Scott Downs for assignment. Downs, 38, has not pitched well this season posting a 6.08 ERA and a 1.65 WHIP in 23 2/3 innings of work. Signed to a one-year deal worth $3.75 million with  team option for 2015 the White Sox expected more of Downs. Someone could claim Downs on waivers relieving the White Sox...
Via Tireball.com
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

“Happy Trails” Scott Downs

Posted to White Sox PitchingIt sounds like Scott Downs is on his way out of Chicago based on this tweet shared by CSN’s Dan Hayes…   Scott Downs hugged teammates. Not getting dressed. Two guys stopped by to tell him “Happy trails.” No announcement from #WhiteSox tonight. — Dan Hayes (@DanHayesCSN) June 26, 2014 Downs has been awful for the White Sox as he carries a 6.08...
Via Sports Mockery
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Downs For the Count: Braves Acquire Lefty Reliever from L.A.

The Atlanta Braves were in desperate need for another left-handed reliever to bolster their bullpen for an October run, and they may have very well done it on Monday afternoon when the team acquired Scott Downs from the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim for minor leaguer Cory Rasmus. Downs, now in his fourteenth MLB season, has pitched remarkably well for a struggling Angels’ squad...
Via isportsweb.com
July 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Braves acquire reliever Scott Downs

  Source: Layne Murdoch/Getty Images North America The Atlanta Braves had been scouting left handed options for their bullpen after losing Jonny Venters and Eric O’Flaherty earlier in the year. On Monday the Braves acquired left handed reliever Scott Downs from the Los Angeles Angels. Downs, 37, has been one of baseball’s best relievers since moving to the bellpen full-time...
Via Tireball.com
July 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Angels trade LHP Scott Downs to Braves

The Angels traded reliable left-handed reliever Scott Downs to the Atlanta Braves on Monday, an apparent sign they view their playoff chances slipping away after falling 13 games out of first place in the American League West. In return for the Downs, the Angels will receive minor-league pitcher Cory Rasmus, who appeared in three games this season for the Braves but has spent most...
Via Fox Sports West
July 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Braves land lefty reliever Downs in two-player trade

ATLANTA -- Frank Wren and the Braves acquired the left-handed reliever they've been shopping for on Monday, trading for Angels specialist Scott Downs. The Braves gave up minor league reliever Cory Rasmus in the deal. Downs, 37, holds a 2-3 record with a 1.84 ERA this season. He's allowed left-handed batters to hit just .196.255.216 so far. The Braves were rumored to be in...
Via Fox Sports South
July 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Angels RP Scott Downs suffers rib injury

The Los Angeles Angels don't seem to be having any more luck than the Dodgers when it comes to pitcher health this season. Reliever Scott Downs was forced to leave the Angels' 5-4 win over the Athletics on Wednesday night with a rib injury, which could mean the Angels will have used nineteen - yes, nineteen - pitchers this season by the end of Thursday's game against...
Via MLB Injury News
May 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Angels place LHP Downs on DL with shoulder strain

The Los Angeles Angels placed reliever Scott Downs on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday because of a strained left shoulder. To take Downs' place in the bullpen, the Angels recalled left-hander Hisanori Takahashi from Triple-A Salt Lake City, where he had been optioned Saturday. This season, Downs has matched his career high with nine saves. He also leads the team with 17 holds...
Via AP on Fox
July 31, 2012  |  Discuss
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