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SCOTT OLSEN RUMORS & GOSSIP

Minor League deals: Olsen, Ortega, Rojas, Russo and Martinez

Here's a list of players that signed Minor League deals recently: – The Texas Rangers signed left handed pitcher Scott Olsen to a Minor League deal according to MLB.com's transaction page. Olsen last pitched in the Majors in 2010 and went 4-8 with a 5.56 ERA, 5.9 K/9,  3.0 BB/9, 1.1 HR/9 and a 4.45 FIP in 81.0 innings pitched. Last season, he only pitched four innings...
Via PRO Rumors
November 19, 2012  |  Discuss

White Sox Sign Scott Olsen

The White Sox signed left-hander Scott Olsen to a minor league contract, ESPN.com's Jerry Crasnick tweets. The deal includes a 2013 option on Olsen, a Sosnick/Cobbe client. Olsen, 28, signed with the Pirates last offseason, but he had shoulder problems and they released him in May. He was a serviceable starter for the Marlins from 2006-08, when he posted a 4.65 ERA with 6...
Via MLB Trade Rumors
January 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Veteran hit in head expected to recover

An Iraq war veteran badly injured when police stormed an Occupy Oakland encampment last week is expected to make a full recovery, his roommate said Sunday. Scott Olsen, 24, was hit in the head by a tear-gas canister fired by police trying to control a crowd on Tuesday night, according to witnesses.
Via Lions Blog
October 31, 2011  |  Discuss

Occupy Oakland: Vigil planned for former Marine hurt in protest

Occupy Oakland organizers are planning to hold a peaceful vigil Wednesday afternoon for Scott Olsen, 24, a former Marine who was injured during protests Tuesday night.
Via LA Times
October 26, 2011  |  Discuss
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