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Great News, The Chicago Cubs Sign 35-Year Old Catcher

Posted to Chicago CubsThe Chicago Cubs signed veteran catcher Yorvit Torrealba to a minor league contract Thursday. He’s expected to head to the team’s spring training facility in Mesa, Ariz., before moving on to the Cubs minor league system. With Welington Castillo on the DL, the Cubs have terrible options in John Baker (currently hitting .153) and Eli Whiteside (yet to get...
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June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Cubs sign catcher Yorvit Torrealba to minor league deal

getty images The Chicago Cubs have added some depth to catcher signing veteran Yorvit Torrealba to a minor league deal. Torrealba, 35, failed to make the roster of the Los Angeles Angels out of spring training after which he elected for free agency. With Welington Castillo out of action the Cubs have been using John Baker and Eli Whiteside behind the plate. Neither player has performed...
Via Tireball.com
June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Halo Headlines: Romine traded for Alvarez, Pena, Tracy and Torrealba released

The March 24th, 2014 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels including Romine traded for Alvarez, Pena, Tracy and Torrealba released and much more... The Story: The Angels traded IF Andrew Romine for LHP Jose Alvarez. The Monkey Says: This was a very nice mover from Dipoto. Romine is out of options and appeared to be losing the battle for the reserve infielder job...
Via Monkey with a Halo
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Angels release veterans Pena, Tracy, Torrealba; reassign LHP LeBlanc

TEMPE, Ariz. -- Veterans Carlos Pena, Chad Tracy and Yorvit Torrealba have been released by the Los Angeles Angels after failing to win roster spots during spring training. The Angels also reassigned left-hander Wade LeBlanc to minor-league camp Sunday.
Via FOXSports.com
March 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Angels release Carlos Pena, Chad Tracy, Torrealba

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) Veterans Carlos Pena, Chad Tracy and Yorvit Torrealba have been released by the Los Angeles Angels after failing to win roster spots during spring training.
Via FOXSports.com
March 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Angels News - Carlos Pena, Chad Tracy & Yorvit Torrealba all opt out of contracts

The Los Angeles Angels made a lot of news on Sunday as they released a couple players & another one opted out.  As teams start trimming to get down to their Opening Day 25-man roster, more and more players will be out of work.  The Angels started by parting ways with Chad Tracy, Carlos Pena & Yorvit Torrealba on Sunday.#Angels announce that Carlos Pena and Chad Tracy have...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
March 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Angels pitcher C.J. Wilson OK after getting hit in head during batting practice

Angels left-hander C.J. Wilson appears to be fine after getting hit on the left side of his head while throwing batting practice to teammates at Tempe Diablo Stadium on Tuesday.   According to reports, Wilson was struck by a ball hit by catcher Yorvit Torrealba and was bleeding on the side of his head but walked off the field under his own power and was taken in for precautionary...
Via Fox Sports West
February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Angels sign veteran catcher Yorvit Torrealba to minor league deal

The Angels have agreed to terms on a minor league deal with catcher Yorvit Torrealba, a 13-year veteran who spent the 2013 season as a backup with the Colorado Rockies. The deal includes an invitation to spring training. Torrealba, 35, has a career .256 average, .315 on-base percentage, .379 slugging percentage, 56 home runs and 339 RBIs, and he had a slash line of .240/.295/.283...
Via Fox Sports West
January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Angels sign Yorvit Torrealba

The Angels have agreed to terms on a minor league contract with veteran catcher Yorvit Torrealba acoording to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports. #angels agree to minor-league deal with yorvit torrealba. good spot for him. — Jon Heyman (@JonHeymanCBS) February 1, 2014 Torrealba spent the 2013 season as the Rockies’ primary backup to Wilin Rosario and posted a .240/.295/.285 batting...
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January 31, 2014  |  Discuss
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