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Orioles could re-sign Johan Santana

Johan Santana could get another chance to revive his career with the Baltimore Orioles next season, as executive vice-president of baseball operations Dan Duquette told Roch Kubatko that the  club is open to re-signing the left-hander who has had tons of injuries during the past few years.Duquette also said, as I’ve heard previously, that re-signing Johan Santana is a possibility...
Via On-Base Talk
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Orioles interested in re-signing Johan Santana

The Baltimore Orioles are interested in re-signing pitcher Johan Santana. Santana was attempting to make a comeback from shoulder surgery last year when he tore his Achilles tendon. It was a tough blow for Santana who was close to returning to the big leagues. The 35-year-old is not quite ready to hang it up with his agent recently saying that Santana was “hellbent on coming back...
Via Tireball.com
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Murphy Hasn’t Been Approached About Playing Outfield

On Sunday, April 12th, 2009, left fielder Daniel Murphy drifted towards the warning track inside Dolphins Stadium in Miami, FL. Johan Santana was on the mound and just a few games into the season, Murphy was about to blow a game for the New York Mets with a big error. Josh Johnson would go on to pitch a complete game shutout while Santana got a tough luck 2-1 loss. This April,...
Via Mets Merized Online
September 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Mets Discussed Moving Murphy To The Outfield

On Sunday, April 12th, 2009, left fielder Daniel Murphy drifted towards the warning track inside Dolphins Stadium in Miami, FL. Johan Santana was on the mound and just a few games into the season, Murphy was about to blow a game for the New York Mets with a big error. Josh Johnson would go on to pitch a complete game shutout while Santana got a tough luck 2-1 loss. This April,...
Via Mets Merized Online
September 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Santana Out For 2014 With Torn Achilles

Photo Credit: tireball.com   On Friday, Rich Dubroff of CSNBaltimore.com reported Johan Santana tore his left Achilles tendon during an extended spring training game in Sarasota, FL. The game was to be Santana’s last before progressing to two minor league starts as final prep before joining the big league club. The 35-year-old Santana, 139-78 in 12 major league seasons, re...
Via DC Sports-Kings
June 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Johan Santana To Miss Remainder Of 2014 Season With Torn Achilles

Two-time Cy Young Award winner Johan Santana was on track to join the Baltimore Orioles next month. That was before he went to retrieve a batted ball during an extended spring training assignment on Friday. Santana suffered a torn left Achilles tendon on the play and will miss the rest of the 2014 season, as confirmed by Orioles general manager Dan Duquette. The 35-year-old’s career...
Via NESN.com
June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Johan Santana done for season with torn Achilles

Johan Santana will not be returning to a major league mound in 2014. The left hander has been diagnosed with a torn Achilles which will force him to miss the entire 2014 season. Santana was trying to retrieve a ball during extended spring training. The veteran pitcher had been hoping to join the rotation of the Baltimore Orioles in mid-June but now is questionable to ever pitch at...
Via Tireball.com
June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Johan Santana out for season with torn Achilles

Johan Santana was on the comeback trail to make it up with Baltimore Orioles roster and earn a spot in their rotation, until it all came to a disappointing end on Friday. First announced by Roch Kubatko of MASNSports.com, Santana suffered a torn Achilles and will be out for the rest of the season. Johan […]
Via Full Scale Sports
June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Orioles: Johana Santana injures Achilles

Pitcher Johana Santana can not seem to catch a break. On Friday the left hander injured his Achilles while trying to field a ball. The Orioles examined him but have not released an update. The Orioles had hoped that Santana would be able to join their rotation on June 19. That is now in jeopardy. Johan Santana actually hurt himself when retrieving a ball that hit him. Felt something...
Via Tireball.com
June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Orioles Rumors: Baltimore may move towards six-man rotation

As Roch Kubatko reports, [Orioles manager Buck] "Showalter indicated today that he could go to a six-man rotation when Johan Santana comes off the disabled list, perhaps as early as June 19".By slgckgc via Wikimedia CommonsThere isn't much of a precedent in baseball history for a six-man rotation. Many clubs each season will go through a period or two during the season...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Orioles purchase contract of Santana, place him on DL

Rather than have Johan Santana opt out of his contract the Baltimore Orioles purchased the contract of the left hander on Monday and then placed him on the 15-day disabled list. Santana, 35, has been slowly working his way back from a second shoulder capsule surgery. He has been pitching in extended spring training and will soon begin a rehab assignment with the Orioles. Now that...
Via Tireball.com
June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Orioles hopeful of keeping Johan Santana despite opt out

The Baltimore Orioles are hopeful that they will be able to keep left handed pitcher Johan Santana from opting out of his deal. Santana can opt out of his deal after midnight on Monday if arrangements are not met with the team. The Orioles would like the 35-year-old to push his opt out date back a month so they could see him in action against minor league competition. He had previously...
Via Tireball.com
June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Orioles' Johan Santana (Shoulder Capsule) Pitches in Extended Spring Training Game

The Baltimore Orioles rank 17th in MLB in starter’s ERA at 4.45, but some help may be on the way. Offseason acquisition Johan Santana is inching closer to his return to the big leagues after missing all of 2013 with a torn left shoulder capsule.#162270344 / gettyimages.comSantana pitched two innings against extended spring training hitters from the Minnesota Twins on Monday...
Via Sports Injury Alert
May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Orioles Injury Update: Johan Santana to throw sim game

The Baltimore Orioles start a three-game series in Minnesota tonight after sweeping a double-header yesterday against the Pittsburgh Pirates.  The Orioles are now 14-12, good for second in the division and the first wild card position.  The Orioles are hoping they could add a veteran arm in Johan Santana to their rotation soon, an arm that could very well put the Orioles over...
Via Sports Injury Alert
May 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Johan Santana Is Unloading His Boring Florida House – $1.6 Million

  Johan Santana and his wife Yasmile listed their boring Fort Myers house for $1,599,500. The couple originally listed the house in March…
Via Busted Coverage
April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Orioles' Johan Santana to throw a bullpen session on Thursday

Mastering the art of resiliency, Baltimore Orioles left-hander Johan Santana will continue his road back to big leagues on Thursday, as the 35-year old is scheduled to throw a bullpen session at the team's minor league complex in Sarasota, Florida.Johan Santana will throw BP on Thursday in Sarasota, another step forward for his rehab from shoulder surgery. #orioles— Eduardo...
Via Sports Injury Alert
April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Johan Santana to throw from mound, Dylan Bundy begins throwing from half-mound

  The Baltimore Orioles have remained hopeful that former Cy Young winner Johan Santana will be able to help them at some point this season. On Thursday Santana will began throwing from a mound. Santana, 35, missed the entire 2013 season after undergoing  his second shoulder capsule surgery. Another pitcher the Orioles hope to see this season is Dylan Bundy. The former top prospect...
Via Tireball.com
March 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Baltimore Orioles sign veteran Johan Santana

Baltimore Orioles sign veteran Johan SantanaThe Baltimore Orioles agreed to a minor league contract with veteran southpaw Johan Santana on Tuesday. The deal is largely based on incentives, but the 34-year-old Santana can make a minimum of $3 million if he is added to the O’s 40-man roster. A two-time Cy Young Award winner with the Minnesota Twins, Santana has pitched for the New...
Via isportsweb.com
March 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Baltimore Orioles: Johan Santana Agrees to One-Year Deal

Weeks after a workout that seemed to derail his attempt at a comeback, Johan Santana is back on a major league team. The Baltimore Orioles signed the former Cy-Young award winner to a one year deal earlier today. ESPN has reported that if Santana makes the 40 man roster he would get a 3 million dollar deal with upwards of 2.1 million dollars in bonuses. The 34-year-old was released...
Via Standing O Sports
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Orioles Sign P Johan Santana to Minor League Deal

  According to ESPN, former CY Young award winner Johan Sanatana will get an opportunity to see if there’s anything left in the tank after signing a minor league deal with the Baltimore Orioles. Santana would get a one-year, $3 million contract if added to the 40-man roster and would have the chance to earn bonuses based on days on the active 25-man roster and starts. Santana...
Via BlackSportsOnline
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Orioles Rumors: O's sign Johan Santana

After sitting out the last two seasons, left-hander Johan Santana is looking to make a comeback with the Baltimore Orioles. According to Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish, Santana agreed to a one-year deal today worth up to eight million including incentives. Santana has not pitched since July 2012 because of shoulder problems caused by overuse in the game where he threw the Mets first...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Orioles Sign Johan Santana to a Minor League Deal

The Orioles today announced that they have signed left-handed pitcher Johan Santana to a minor league deal with an invitation to spring training. Here’s the press release from the Orioles:          Orioles Sign Free Agent Lhp Johan Santana To A Minor League Contract With An Invitation To Spring Training The Orioles today announced that they have signed free...
Via Oriole Post
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Orioles sign Johan Santana to minor league deal

When Johan Santana's fastball was barely able to crack 80 miles per hour in a workout last week, it seemed unlikely that any of the seven teams in attendance would sign the former Cy Young winner. It only takes one team to take a flier, though, and apparently that team is the Baltimore Orioles. Baltimore will give Santana a minor league contract that pays him $3 million...
Via The Outside Corner
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Johan Santana Signs With Orioles; It’s Official, Mets Lost Deal

Despite both sides saying continuing their relationship remained a possibility, we all knew when the New York Mets gave Johan Santana a $5.5 million buyout for this season that would never happen. It’s what parting sides always claim when they don’t want to say what’s really on their minds. SANTANA: Offiical: Mets lose trade (AP) From his part, Santana would liked to have kept...
Via New York Mets Report
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Johan Santana, Orioles Reach Agreement On Minor League Contract

SARASOTA, Fla. — Two-time American League Cy Young Award winner Johan Santana has agreed to a minor league contract with the Baltimore Orioles as he tries to come back from the second major operation on his left shoulder. The 34-year-old left-hander became a free agent after completing a $137.5 million, six-year contract with the New York Mets, who declined a $25 million option...
Via NESN.com
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss
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