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A Few Reasons Why Tommy Hanson is Well Worth the Risk

Chicago White Sox Baseball — The Chicago White Sox signing of Tommy Hanson to a minor league contract, is a move that is very much worth a shot. Should Hanson regain his magic, it would only cost Chicago $1 Million, not much for a young pitcher that was very highly regarded only a few years ago. Injuries to Blame Tommy Hanson was a stud when he came onto the baseball scene in 2009...
Via Sports Mockery
April 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers Rumors - Team faces a dilemma with Tommy Hanson

The Texas Rangers are approaching a tough decision this week.  Tommy Hanson is not projected in the Rangers' starting rotation this year & it appears his chances at the bullpen are low.  Hanson has had an up & down career in the major leagues and it's likely that will continue.  The Rangers & Hanson agreed to a split contract worth $2 million in February.  From...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
March 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Hanson pulled because of stiffness in triceps

TEMPE, Ariz. -- Angels right-handed starter Tommy Hanson left Wednesday's game against the Cleveland Indians with stiffness in his right triceps. The Angels were leading 4-2 at the time. Hanson got through three innings and was warming up for the fourth when catcher Chris Iannetta noticed something different in Hanson's delivery. "Chris came out to the mound and asked...
Via Fox Sports West
March 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Tommy Hanson is the Key for an Angels Return to the Playoffs

By: Tanner Shurtz  - Columnist This article is my take on why Tommy Hanson is the key to the Angels making the playoffs, I will give a brief summary about the 2012 rotation, the replacements that Dipoto has brought in and why they are good moves, and finally the reasoning behind Hanson being our key to the playoffs. Going into the 2012 season, the Angels rotation...
Via Angelswin
December 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Hanson just adds to the Angels' rotation question marks

The Angels of a year ago went into the season with their rotation feted as the strength of the team. Yes, they went out and got Pujols, and no one knew Trout was going to explode the way he did. The rotation was what impressed everyone. Jered Weaver, Dan Haren, C.J. Wilson and Ervin Santana were considered a formidable top four and Jerome Williams was a cut above for a fifth...
Via The Flagrant Fan
December 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Braves May Have Traded Tommy Hanson to Avoid Injury Concerns

When the Atlanta Braves pulled off a deal with the Los Angeles Angels yesterday to send Tommy Hanson west, the deal felt lopsided.  The Braves were getting a relief pitcher who had never developed into anything close to a star.  Hanson, on the other hand, was a top prospect and exceeded expectations once he came up.  The trade seemed to be a loss on the Braves' end, but there...
Via MLB Injury News
December 01, 2012  |  Discuss

See Tommy Hanson’s decreased Velocity become part of the Upper Deck

Tommy Hanson, some would say you deserved a better fate. Here we see frame-by-frame Hanson’s once dazzling 89 MPH fastball hit into the seats in right field at Nationals Park. This was the most impressive of Harper’s five career home runs in my opinion. Watch the speed of the bat head exploding through the zone. The blast came while opponents were still patting Steve Lombardozzi...
Via Diamond Hoggers
June 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Meet the Braves: Tommy Hanson invites you to meet the Braves as we continue a month-long look at our team, player-by-player. We'll revisit 2011 and project what 2012 might look like. Tommy Hanson Position: P Height: 6-6; Weight: 220 BatThrow: RR Hometown: Redlands, Calif. Experience: Fourth season 2011 in review: Hanson was the Braves best starter from the end of April until the All...
Via Fox Sports South
March 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Tommy Hanson back in training

Atlanta Braves pitcher Tommy Hanson is back in camp after his concussion from a car wreck. Hanson said Thursday his headache is gone, but he's still sore and bruised. The one-car accident happened while he was on the way to the first workout for pitchers and catchers. He hopes to be back on the field within a week and says he doesn't expect the layoff to hamper his preparations...
Via Fox Sports South
February 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Tommy Hanson OK following car accident

The first days of spring training are generally filled with hope and the excitement at the start of a new season. Especially one held at Walt Disney World. But the Braves part of the happiest place on earth was consumed with anxiousness on Monday, when it was learned starter Tommy Hanson was involved in an automobile accident early that morning. Did he suffer a concussion? Is...
Via Fox Sports South
February 21, 2012  |  Discuss
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