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SKIP SCHUMAKER RUMORS

Reds hang on for 7-5 win

CINCINNATI (AP) -- Skip Schumaker drove in a pair of runs with a double and a single on Wednesday night, and the Cincinnati Reds withstood Jorge Soler's first-at-bat homer and his RBI single for a 7-5 victory over the Chicago Cubs. Soler, a 22-year-old prospect from Cuba, was called up Wednesday after getting a nine-year, $30 million deal from the Cubs in 2012. He started in...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Reds outfielder Skip Schumaker pitches scoreless inning in relief (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.Cincinnati Reds outfielder Skip Schumaker pitched a scoreless ninth inning in relief during Thursday night's game in Atlanta, giving up only one walk.Schumaker started the game in left field before being moved to the mound to start the top of the ninth to save the bullpen as the Reds were down to the Braves 8-0. Schumaker only pitched six...
Via Holdout Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Skip Schumaker leading fantasy football event for a great cause

On the same day Skip Schumaker was announced as a finalist for MLB's Heart & Hustle Award, another announcement has been made involving the veteran's role in leading a fantasy football event for a great cause. Here is more on that story from the Reds...Skip Schumaker is hosting a fantasy football challenge that will include 9 teams captained by Cincinnati Reds players...
Via Redlegs Review
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Schumaker returns from concussion, in Reds' lineup

NEW YORK (AP) -- Skip Schumaker has been reinstated from the seven-day concussion disabled list and is in the Cincinnati Reds' lineup against the New York Yankees. Schumaker was set to bat second and play second base Sunday in place of injured Brandon Phillips. To make room on the roster, the Reds optioned infielder Neftali Soto to Triple-A Louisville. Schumaker was injured when...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
July 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Reds place Schumaker on DL with concussion, recall Lutz

CINCINNATI -- Add Skip Schumaker to the Reds' list of injured players. The Reds placed the utility player on the seven-day concussion disabled list prior to Friday night's game against Pittsburgh at Great American Ball Park. Outfielder Donald Lutz was recalled from Triple-A Louisville to take Schumaker's place. The Reds earlier on Friday placed second baseman Brandon...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Schumaker bringing invaluable presence to Reds

CINCINNATI -- When Skip Schumaker signed on over the winter with the Cincinnati Reds, he knew his place. He knew he would be sitting more on a cushioned seat in the dugout than standing on the playing field or digging into the batter's box during games. He is what is called a role player, a fit-in guy, an extra piece of the team puzzle to utilize when and if necessary. "...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: Skip Schumaker's jersey misspelled at fanfest

#oops - schumaker not schumacker pic.twitter.com/xprHPZGgdG— ctrent (@ctrent) December 6, 2013Last month, the Reds signed free agent utilityman Skip Schumaker to bolster depth on their bench. And while the 33-year-old is certainly a welcome addition to the club, it might take some time before fans learn the correct spelling of his last name, especially considering the misleading...
Via Redlegs Review
December 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Skip Schumaker, now a Dodger, will always be a big shot here

ST. LOUIS -- When Skip Schumaker left Busch Stadium last October, he figured his time with the Cardinals was up. "And that was OK," Schumaker said from the visiting team's clubhouse Monday afternoon. "I understood the direction they were going. There were never any hard feelings. As much as I loved it here, I understood. Your time runs out eventually." ...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
August 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Dodgers acquire Skip Schumaker for Jake Lemmerman

Mike Petriello of Mike Scioscia's Tragic Illness reported tonight the Dodgers have sent infield prospect Jake Lemmerman to the Cardinals for infielder/outfielder Skip Schumaker. The Dodgers, in need of a bench player, land a versatile player in Schumaker, 32, who can play second base and the outfield (including center field). He isn't going to unseat Mark Ellis as...
Via Feelin' Kinda Blue
December 11, 2012  |  Discuss
TRYING TO GET A NUT

Player shares space with squirrel on baseball card

Via Larry Brown Sports: Remember the squirrel that appeared at Busch Stadium during Game 3 and Game 4 of the NLDS between the Cardinals and Phillies? Yeah, it pretty much got its own baseball card. Pictured above is the new 2012 Topps Series 1 baseball card for Cardinals utility man Skip Schumaker. Skip was at the plate in the fifth inning of Game 4 of the NLDS when the squirrel...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 30, 2012  |  Discuss
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