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MLS referee suspended after workers' compensation fraud arrest

Jose Carlos Rivero will not work his scheduled MLS assignment this weekend after the Professional Referees Organization suspended him on Thursday for his recent arrest on two felony counts related to workers' compensation fraud. Rivero, 33, was arrested by the New York State Police on Oct. 6 and released after being charged with offering a false instrument for filing and insurance...
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October 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Daily Notes: Contract Crowdsourcing, LH Relievers

Table of Contents Here’s the table of contents for today’s edition of Daily Notes. 1. Venezuela Winter League Emergency Leaderboard Update 2. Video: Carlos Rivero 3. Contract Crowdsourcing: Three Left-Handed Relievers Venezuela Winter League Emergency Leaderboard Update Emergency SCOUT Leaderboard Update Below is an emergency update of the SCOUT batting leaderboard for the Venezuela Winter [...]
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October 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Nats claim third baseman Rivero off waivers

The Nationals claimed third baseman Carlos Rivero off waivers from the Phillies on Wednesday.
December 21, 2011  |  Discuss

Phillies claim IF Carlos Rivero from Indians

Yesterday the Phillies claimed 23-year old infielder Carlos Rivero from the Cleveland Indians. The Venezuelan righthander went .232/.278/.325 with six home runs in 496 ABs while playing shortstop last season at Double A Akron. Adding him to the 40-man roster could mean potential competition for Wilson Valdez in the backup shortstop role, but it is likely Rivero will start the season...
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November 04, 2010  |  Discuss

Phillies claim Rivero off waivers from Indians

The Phillies claimed infielder Carlos Rivero off waivers from the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday. Rivero spent last season with Double-A Akron.
November 03, 2010  |  Discuss

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