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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

Royals Sign Four To Minor League Deals

KANSAS CITY, MO (November 16, 2012) — The Kansas City Royals announced today that the club has signed four additional players to minor league contracts for the 2013 season.  The club plans to announce Major League Spring Training invitations at a later date. Right-handed pitcher Anthony Ortega, 27, is currently pitching for Tiburones de La Guaira in the Venezuelan Winter League...
Via i70baseball
November 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Venezuelan Winter League report

The Venezuelan Winter League is already five weeks into the season, and we here at PRO Rumors want to catch you up to speed on what's going on around the League: – The first player I'm going to write about is Darin Ruf. The powerful right hander not only is leading the league with 9 HR's, but also set a record for most HR's in the month of October with 8. He'...
Via PRO Rumors
November 14, 2012  |  Discuss

The Los Angeles Angels release Anthony Ortega

The Angels have released 26-year old righty reliever/starter Anthony Ortega. Ortega pitched in 24 games (4 starts) in Rookie+AAA-ball last year and he was 1-3 with a 7.24 ERA and a 1.76 WHIP. He did pitched in 3 games (all starts) for the Angels back in 2009 and he was 0-2 with a 9.24 ERA and a 1.97 WHIP. This is no loss for the Angels.
Via Angels Locker
November 17, 2011  |  Discuss

Catching Up: Bullet Points On My Way Out The Door

On a day when the day promises to be long — The Angels have released Anthony Ortega. I was wondering when that was going to happen; he ended the season with a craptastic 9.24 ERA, and his 1.17 K/BB rate didn't promise much in the way of improvement, ditto his 5.0 K/9. A spare part the Angels did not need, who will ply his trade in someone else's minor league system. Mike...
Via 6-4-2: Double Play Blog
November 16, 2011  |  Discuss
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