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Pirates sign Omir Santos

The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed catcher Omir Santos to a minor league contract, which also includes an invitation to Major League spring training as a non-roster player.
Via pirates.scout.com
February 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Omir Santos, Pirates agree to minor league deal

Catcher Omir Santos and the Pittsburgh Pirates have agreed to a minor league contract. The 32-year hit .248 with nine doubles, three homers and 23 RBIs last year in 61 games at Cleveland's Triple-A Columbus farm team. In his only major league at-bat of the season, he fouled out April 9 against the New York Yankees. Santos has played in part of five big league seasons but got...
Via AP on Fox
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Around the Farm: November 25, 2013

Around the Farm (ATF) takes a quick look at some of the daily performances by Indians prospects. This is a special fall and winter ball version of ATF that recaps all the offseason action by Indians players in offseason winter ball leagues.  The positions listed below are where the player was playing in the game. Puerto Rico Winter League Carlos Moncrief (Gigantes de Carolina,...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
November 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Sailing with the Clippers: 8/15/13 to 8/21/13

With 12 games remaining in the 2013 season it appears as though the Clippers have run out of time. At 64-68, Columbus stands 7.5 games back of the Wild Card spot and even further in the International League West at 9 affairs. Boding some sort of miracle, the Clippers will be watching this year’s postseason from their couches. On a positive note, Columbus is playing well and boasted...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
August 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Santos’ clutch hitting thrusts Clippers past Indians

INDIANAPOLIS- Locked in a 2-2 tie heading into the top of the eighth inning, Columbus catcher Omir Santos smacked a two-out triple into right field to put the Clippers ahead of the Indian Indians. The clutch hit would prove to produce the game-winning run as Columbus would go on to win 5-2 Friday. With infielders Nate Spears and Ryan Rohlinger at the corners, Santos took a hardy...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
August 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Sailing with the Clippers: 7/11/13 to 7/17/13

The Columbus Clippers concluded the first half of their season on a high note, finishing the past week with a 4-1 record. The winning record is quite a welcoming sign for the Clippers who before their two-game sweep of the Toledo Mud Hens on July 12 had not won a series since clinching taking the third game of a four-game stretch against the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders on May...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
July 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Around The Farm: July 17, 2013

Around the Farm takes a quick look at some of yesterday’s performances by Indians prospects throughout the system. The positions listed below are where the player was playing in yesterday’s game. Note that Columbus is on their All-Star break. Nellie Rodriguez (1B, Mahoning Valley): 4-for-5, 2 R, 1 2B, 2 HR, 5 RBI When he was drafted in the 15th round last year, Rodriguez came...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
July 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Around The Farm: July 17, 2013

Around the Farm takes a quick look at some of yesterday’s performances by Indians prospects throughout the system. The positions listed below are where the player was playing in yesterday’s game. Note that Columbus is on their All-Star break. Nellie Rodriguez (1B, Mahoning Valley): 4-for-5, 2 R, 1 2B, 2 HR, 5 RBI When he was drafted in the 15th round last year, Rodriguez came...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
July 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Around The Farm: July 17, 2013

Around the Farm takes a quick look at some of yesterday’s performances by Indians prospects throughout the system. The positions listed below are where the player was playing in yesterday’s game. Note that Columbus is on their All-Star break. Nellie Rodriguez (1B, Mahoning Valley): 4-for-5, 2 R, 1 2B, 2 HR, 5 RBI When he was drafted in the 15th round last year, Rodriguez came...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
July 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Around The Farm: July 17, 2013

Around the Farm takes a quick look at some of yesterday’s performances by Indians prospects throughout the system. The positions listed below are where the player was playing in yesterday’s game. Note that Columbus is on their All-Star break. Nellie Rodriguez (1B, Mahoning Valley): 4-for-5, 2 R, 1 2B, 2 HR, 5 RBI When he was drafted in the 15th round last year, Rodriguez came...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
July 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Around The Farm: July 17, 2013

Around the Farm takes a quick look at some of yesterday’s performances by Indians prospects throughout the system. The positions listed below are where the player was playing in yesterday’s game. Note that Columbus is on their All-Star break. Nellie Rodriguez (1B, Mahoning Valley): 4-for-5, 2 R, 1 2B, 2 HR, 5 RBI When he was drafted in the 15th round last year, Rodriguez came...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
July 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Around The Farm: July 17, 2013

Around the Farm takes a quick look at some of yesterday’s performances by Indians prospects throughout the system. The positions listed below are where the player was playing in yesterday’s game. Note that Columbus is on their All-Star break. Nellie Rodriguez (1B, Mahoning Valley): 4-for-5, 2 R, 1 2B, 2 HR, 5 RBI When he was drafted in the 15th round last year, Rodriguez came...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
July 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Around The Farm: July 17, 2013

Around the Farm takes a quick look at some of yesterday’s performances by Indians prospects throughout the system. The positions listed below are where the player was playing in yesterday’s game. Note that Columbus is on their All-Star break. Nellie Rodriguez (1B, Mahoning Valley): 4-for-5, 2 R, 1 2B, 2 HR, 5 RBI When he was drafted in the 15th round last year, Rodriguez came...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
July 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Around The Farm: July 17, 2013

Around the Farm takes a quick look at some of yesterday’s performances by Indians prospects throughout the system. The positions listed below are where the player was playing in yesterday’s game. Note that Columbus is on their All-Star break. Nellie Rodriguez (1B, Mahoning Valley): 4-for-5, 2 R, 1 2B, 2 HR, 5 RBI When he was drafted in the 15th round last year, Rodriguez came...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
July 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Around The Farm: July 17, 2013

Around the Farm takes a quick look at some of yesterday’s performances by Indians prospects throughout the system. The positions listed below are where the player was playing in yesterday’s game. Note that Columbus is on their All-Star break. Nellie Rodriguez (1B, Mahoning Valley): 4-for-5, 2 R, 1 2B, 2 HR, 5 RBI When he was drafted in the 15th round last year, Rodriguez came...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
July 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Around The Farm: July 17, 2013

Around the Farm takes a quick look at some of yesterday’s performances by Indians prospects throughout the system. The positions listed below are where the player was playing in yesterday’s game. Note that Columbus is on their All-Star break. Nellie Rodriguez (1B, Mahoning Valley): 4-for-5, 2 R, 1 2B, 2 HR, 5 RBI When he was drafted in the 15th round last year, Rodriguez came...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
July 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Around The Farm: July 17, 2013

Around the Farm takes a quick look at some of yesterday’s performances by Indians prospects throughout the system. The positions listed below are where the player was playing in yesterday’s game. Note that Columbus is on their All-Star break. Nellie Rodriguez (1B, Mahoning Valley): 4-for-5, 2 R, 1 2B, 2 HR, 5 RBI When he was drafted in the 15th round last year, Rodriguez came...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
July 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Around The Farm: July 17, 2013

Around the Farm takes a quick look at some of yesterday’s performances by Indians prospects throughout the system. The positions listed below are where the player was playing in yesterday’s game. Note that Columbus is on their All-Star break. Nellie Rodriguez (1B, Mahoning Valley): 4-for-5, 2 R, 1 2B, 2 HR, 5 RBI When he was drafted in the 15th round last year, Rodriguez came...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
July 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Indians activate Wood from DL, option him to Columbus

The Cleveland Indians today announced they have recalled right-handed reliever Blake Wood from his 30-day rehab assignment with the Triple-A Columbus Clippers, activated him from the 60-day Disabled List and optioned him to Columbus.  To make room on the 40-man roster the Indians outrighted catcher Omir Santos to Columbus. Wood, 27, has been on the 60-day Disabled List the...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
July 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Three-run 11th lifts Clippers over Indians in nightcap

INDIANAPOLIS- Trailing 2-1 heading into the ninth inning, the Columbus Clippers tied things up on a sacrifice fly by center fielder Tim Fedroff and then exploded for three runs in the top of the 11th to burry the Indianapolis Indians in the 5-2 in the latter game of a twin bill Saturday. With two down and third baseman Ryan Rohlinger on first, catcher Omir Santos smacked a laser...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
July 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Sailing with the Clippers: 6/27/13 - 7/3/13

The losing ways of the Columbus Clippers continued this past week as the team finished below .500 again at 2-6. The month of June will be one to forget for Columbus as the team wound up with a 8-20 record in that span without winning a single series. July has gotten off to a slightly better start for the Clippers who are currently 2-2 in the month. Overall, the team stands at 39...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
July 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Clippers split doubleheader with Tides

NORFOLK- A double header Thursday night ended in a split between the Columbus Clippers and the Norfolk Tides.  Columbus' offense controlled the entire first game which was the completion of the suspended game on ednesday, and ultimately won 10-3. The momentum of the night transferred during the break to the Tides, who shut out the Clippers winning 5-0 in the nightcap. Columbus...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
June 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Clippers sunk 6-5 in extras

COLUMBUS- After shortstop Juan Diaz slapped a single into the left and third baseman Nate Spears followed with a perfectly-placed bunt single, the Clippers looked poised keep the game alive. That was not the case however, as Columbus failed to execute and eventually fell to the Pawtucket Red Sox 6-5 in 10 innings Wednesday. Catcher Omir Santos attempted to move the runners...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
June 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Columbus falls 3-2 in ninth

COLUMBUS- After coming back from a 2-0 deficit in the bottom of the sixth inning to tie the game, the Columbus Clippers suffered a defensive meltdown in the ninth to hand the Pawtucket Red Sox a 3-2 win Tuesday. Clipper closer Preston Guilmet had a runner on first with two outs in the bottom of the ninth before three fielding errors paved the way for a Pawtucket victory. With one...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
June 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Around The Farm: June 18, 2013

Around the Farm takes a quick look at some of yesterday’s performances by Indians prospects throughout the system. The positions listed below are where the player was playing in yesterday’s game. Chris Perez (Akron, 2nd Rehab SP) – L (0-1), 1 IP, 5 H, 5 R (all earned), 2 K, 3 HR allowed, 1 HBP – While the story of a rehab assignment is usually “He got his work in....
Via Indians Baseball Insider
June 19, 2013  |  Discuss
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