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Rock Cats score 7 in first, drop Aeros 13-6

Akron, OH – After being swept on the road the previous week, the Akron Aeros were defeated once more by a final score of 13-6 on Tuesday night at Canal Park.   The Rock Cats had secured the victory after the top half of the first inning due to strong hitting against the Aeros’ starter, Matt Packer. The Aeros suffered one of their worst innings of the season right from the start...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
August 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Source: Twins sign OF Jordan Parraz to minor league deal

According to a source, the Minnesota Twins have signed outfielder Jordan Parraz to a minor league deal. Parraz, 28, will report to AA New Britain on Monday. A third round pick of the Houston Astros in the 2004 draft, Parraz has spent ten years in the minor leagues with the Astros (2004-2008), Royals (2009-2010), Yankees (2011), and Braves (2012-2013). He is a .284 lifetime hitter...
Via CLNS Radio
May 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Atlanta Braves Activate Paul Janish, Lose Three Others

The Atlanta Braves have activated infielder Paul Janish from the 15-day disabled list and have decided to option him to their Triple-A Gwinnett minor league affiliate. In other moves the Braves have released outfielder Jordan Parraz and pitcher Dusty Hughes while pitcher Kameron Loe has elected for free agency after clearing waivers, having been designated for assignment a few days...
Via FF Locker Room
May 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Kansas City Royals Farm Report May 1

Photo Courtesy of Minda Haas Triple-A The Omaha Storm Chasers (Pacific Coast League) has posted the second best record in the PCL going 17-8 trailing only the Fresno Grizzlies who are 19-6 on the campaign.  The Storm Chasers have remained hot despite having send several players up to Kansas City, some of which have since returned. Who’s Hot The offense has slowed down a touch...
Via i70baseball
May 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Braves' outfield battle comes down to three

Jose Constanza helped energize the Braves last August with his ability to reach base and his speed. His performance appeared to give him a head start on making the team in 2012. But Constanza has struggled this spring, leaving room for two other backup outfielders Jordan Parraz and Luis Durango to play their way into the race for a spot on the opening day roster. With backup outfielders...
Via Fox Sports South
March 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Braves get better of Nationals in 10 innings

VIERA, Fla. (AP) -- Washington left-hander John Lannan allowed three hits in four scoreless innings, and the Nationals lost to the Atlanta Braves 3-2 in 10 innings Wednesday. Lannan, who struck out two and walked one, would become Washington's No. 5 starter if right-hander Chien-Ming Wang doesn't recover from a strained left hamstring in time to take his first turn. Braves...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
March 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Braves get better of Nationals in 10 innings

VIERA, Fla. (AP) -- Washington left-hander John Lannan allowed three hits in four scoreless innings, and the Nationals lost to the Atlanta Braves 3-2 in 10 innings Wednesday. Lannan, who struck out two and walked one, would become Washington's No. 5 starter if right-hander Chien-Ming Wang doesn't recover from a strained left hamstring in time to take his first turn. Braves...
Via Fox Sports South
March 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Braves get better of Nationals in 10 innings

VIERA, Fla. (AP) -- Washington left-hander John Lannan allowed three hits in four scoreless innings, and the Nationals lost to the Atlanta Braves 3-2 in 10 innings Wednesday. Lannan, who struck out two and walked one, would become Washington's No. 5 starter if right-hander Chien-Ming Wang doesn't recover from a strained left hamstring in time to take his first turn. Braves...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
March 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Braves 3, Nationals 2(10)

Washington left-hander John Lannan allowed three hits in four scoreless innings, and the Nationals lost to the Atlanta Braves 3-2 in 10 innings Wednesday. Lannan, who struck out two and walked one, would become Washington's No. 5 starter if right-hander Chien-Ming Wang doesn't recover from a strained left hamstring in time to take his first turn. Braves starter Tommy Hanson...
Via AP on Fox
March 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Battle for final roster spot heats up

By Andrew Hirsh After a successful MLB debut last season, Jose Constanza entered Spring Training with the inside track to land the Braves’ final bench spot. And while he is still in a good position to win the job, the competition for that roster spot has grown increasingly fierce. Emerging out of no where in 2011, Constanza quickly became a fan favorite, filling in admirably for...
Via BravesWire
March 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Meet the Braves: Jose Constanza

FOXSportsSouth.com invites you to meet the Braves as we begin a month-long look at our team, player-by-player. We'll revisit 2011 and project what 2012 might look like. Jose ConstanzaPosition: OF Height: 5-9; Weight: 150 BatThrow: LL Hometown: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic Experience: Second season 2011 in review: Constanza provided a spark when he was called up to the...
Via Fox Sports South
March 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Meet the Braves: Luis Durango

FOXSportsSouth.com 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. Luis DurangoPosition: OF Height: 5-9; Weight: 155 BatThrow: SR Hometown: Panama City, Panama Experience: Fourth season 2011 in review: Durango spent most of last season at the Triple-A level, hitting .257...
Via Fox Sports South
March 16, 2012  |  Discuss
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