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Stammen Strengthens Cleveland’s Bullpen Depth

In the blink of an eye, an injury or a sudden bout of ineffectiveness can happen and turn an organizational strength into a weakness. It is, in part, what makes bullpens so volatile and unpredictable from year to year. The Cleveland Indians have had a knack of building strong bullpen committees over recent memory, powered by quality back end relievers and reliable fill-ins. But unlike...
Via Did The Tribe Win Last Night?
March 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Pitcher Craig Stammen, Indians agree to minor league deal

CLEVELAND (AP) Right-hander Craig Stammen has agreed to a minor league contract with the Cleveland Indians and will report to big league spring training. The 31-year-old was 26-24 with a 3.91 ERA in 38 starts and 191 relief appearances for the Washington Nationals during the past seven seasons. He pitched four scoreless innings in five games last year before season-ending surgery...
Via Associated Press
February 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Nats tenders five, Stammen not tendered

The Washington Nationals tendered contracts to five players who were arbitration eligible.  Those five players were all expected to be tendered.  They were:  P Drew Storen, 2B Danny Espinosa, C Wilson Ramos, P Stephen Strasburg, and 3B Anthony Rendon. Reliever Craig Stammen, who had his season end early last year and underwent Tommy John surgery, was not tendered a contract.  Earlier...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
December 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Nationals reliever Craig Stammen needs surgery

Washington Nationals reliever Craig Stammen has been diagnosed with a flexor tear in his forearm following an MRI and will need surgery, manager Matt Williams said today. Williams told reporters Stammen could miss the remainder of the season, which would be a bad blow to an already-think and struggling bullpen. Stammen, 31, has thrown at least 72 innings each of the last three seasons...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
April 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Craig Stammen Receives A Cool Gift From Nats Bullpen

A gift from the bullpen! Hard to put into words #youguyssssssdontevenknow pic.twitter.com/2s2K2mUqeF — Craig Stammen (@cstammen35) July 18, 2014 Nationals reliever Craig Stammen graduated from the University of Dayton in May, receiving his Bachelor’s in entrepreneurship. Stammen was drafted by the Nationals in 2005 before he could complete his studies. So Stammen started taking...
Via KCM Sports
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Craig Stammen can square dance, says Nats goal is to win World Series

In an interview on 106.7 The Fan DC on Tuesday, Nats reliever Craig Stammen discussed expectations for the upcoming season with Holden Kushner and Danny Rouhier: "Our manager has definitely already came out and popped off saying that if we don’t go to the World Series it’s going to be a disappointing season...Our goal is the same as every other team’s should be and that...
Via Nationals Enquirer
February 13, 2013  |  Discuss

If they were still handing out the Silver Elvis wig after games...

(Craig Stammen as seen on TV in the Silver Elvis wig back in April 2010.) ...Craig Stammen would've had the honor for his effort last night. Nationals 3, Mets 2: Craig Stammen emerges from exile in AAA: hits, scores winning run, pitches an 1 1/3 innings of scoreless, hitless ball after cleaning up yet another Doug Slaten mess. Befriend the Nats Enquirer on Facebook...
Via Nationals Enquirer
September 14, 2011  |  Discuss

Craig Stammen is huge in Versailles

In the video above, Craig Stammen does an interview in the dugout at Great American Ball Park during the last series against the Reds with a reporter from his hometown newspaper, the Daily Advocate (of Darke County, Ohio). Stammen is from a little town called Versailles, population ~2600. Among other things, Stammen admits in the interview to being "a little disappointed" at missing...
Via Nationals Enquirer
July 23, 2010  |  Discuss

Fourth of July Dud

  (Craig Stammen imploded in his second start since returning from exile with AAA Syracuse. Reuters photo via Daylife.) "I wasn't very good. That's the reason we lost. We move on. It's not anything physical. It's how I'm thinking out there, a little bit, and sticking to the game plan little more -- having conviction with my pitches."(Craig Stammen, via Nationals.com, 7/4...
Via Nationals Enquirer
July 05, 2010  |  Discuss

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