Wily Mo Pena agrees to minor league deal with Indians

CLEVELAND (AP) The Cleveland Indians are giving Wily Mo Pena a chance to revive his major league career. Pena, who hasn't played in the major leagues since 2011, agreed to a minor league contract with the AL champions on Monday. The 35-year-old outfielder will report next month to Cleveland's minor league camp in Goodyear, Arizona. Pena was last in the majors with Arizona and...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

Indians Add Moore and Pena on Minor League Deals

The Cleveland Indians added a pair of free agents, catcher Adam Moore and outfielder Wily Mo Pena, on minor league deals on Tuesday. For the catcher Moore, his deal included the opportunity to participate with the big league club with his non-roster invite to spring training. It will be his third straight camp with the Indians after signing previous minor league deals with Cleveland...

Cleveland Indians: Slugger Wily Mo Pena Signs with Tribe

The Cleveland Indians have signed slugger Wily Mo Pena to a minor league deal after several successful seasons in Japan. Slugger Wily Mo Pena invokes memories for many of a simpler time in the early 2000s when everyone was swinging for the fences. Those distant memories may come flashing back in 2017 as he has reportedly signed a minor league deal with the Cleveland Indians. Pena...
Via FOX Sports
25 days ago

Indians sign Wily Mo Pena to minor league deal

Power is still a valuable commodity in baseball, which helps explain why Wily Mo Pena is getting another chance at returning to Major League Baseball.The Cleveland Indians signed the journeyman slugger to a minor league deal, Fan Rag Sports’ Jon Heyman reported Tuesday night. According to Heyman, Pena will make $700,000 if he’s able to make the big league club.The 35-year-old...
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland Indians Reportedly Sign Wily Mo Pena to Minor League Deal

The Cleveland Indians are giving former MLB player Wily Mo Pena a chance to make the roster. He has not played in an MLB game since 2011. As the Cleveland Indians prepare to ship out to Arizona, the team reportedly made an interesting roster move late Tuesday night. Jon Heyman may have had fans thinking it was 2007 instead of 2017 when he announced that the Indians signed Wily...
Via FOX Sports
26 days ago

Indians reportedly agree to Minors deal with Wily Mo Pena

The Indians have signed outfielder Wily Mo Pena to a Minor League deal, according to MLB Network insider Jon Heyman. The agreement guarantees a $700,000 salary if he makes the Major League club.
26 days ago

Wily Mo Pena Hits Monster Home Run, Gets Stuffed Animal As Prize (Video)

Wily Mo Pena still is doing Wily Mo Pena things. The former MLB slugger and ex-Boston Red Sox outfielder now plays for the Rakuten Golden Eagles in Japan’s Pacific League. So how are things going over there for Wily Mo? Judging by the following video, we’d say pretty well. That’s Pena hitting an absolute bomb in the seventh inning of Thursday night’s 4-1 win over the Chiba...
August 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Sox Wily Mo Pena Turns 33 Today

Wily Mo PenaIt's hard to believe that Wily Mo Pena is just 33 years old. He first came to the majors at age 20 back in 2002 with the Cincinnati Reds. He got to Fenway in the Bronson Arroyo trade in March of 2006. During his brief, two-year stay in Carmine Hose, he hit .271 with 16 HRs. Your humble correspondent was present at Fenway for one of those home runs. On a warm, early August...
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January 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Veteran Wily Mo Pena Seeking MLB Contract

Mike Bernardino of Pioneer Press reports that Wily Mo Pena has been declared an international free agent after playing two seasons with the Orix Buffaloes in Japan. Bernardino also has reported that their is mutual interest between Pena and the Minnesota Twins.  According to Bernardino, an international scout believes Pena would be willing to play either first base or even in...
Via Baseball Essential
November 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-Red Sox Wily Mo Pena Crushes Absolute Moon Shot In Japan (Video)

Wily Mo Pena still is a powerful man, apparently. Pena hasn’t played in the majors since 2011 — largely because of his inability to hit a curveball — but the 32-year-old slugger is flexing his muscle in Japan while playing for the Orix Buffaloes. The former Boston Red Sox outfielder recently showed his tremendous pop by blasting an absolute moon shot into a light fixture located...
May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

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