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Efren Navarro designated for assignment - School of Roch

SARASOTA, Fla. - The Orioles have designated outfielder/first baseman Efren Navarro for assignment to make room for pitcher Yovani Gallardo on the 40-man roster. The Gallardo deal is official. The Orioles issued the news release and are setting up his press conference in the media workroom. Gallardo will be in ... Read More
February 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Baltimore Orioles receive Efren Navarro for cash

The Baltimore Orioles acquired Efren Navarro from the Los Angeles Angels for cash. Navarro was drafted by the Angels in 2007 and was brought up to the major leagues in 2011. Navarro played 54 games last year and had a batting average of .253. He had an on base percentage of .295. He hit four doubles and had five runs batted in. Navarro has played first base, left field, and right...
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January 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Orioles get OF Efren Navarro from Angels for cash

BALTIMORE (AP) The Baltimore Orioles have acquired outfielder Efren Navarro from the Los Angeles Angels for cash. Navarro hit .253 with four doubles and five RBIs in 54 games with the Angels last season. The 29-year-old also played in 72 games with Triple-A Salt Lake, batting .329 with two homers and 29 RBIs. Navarro was drafted by Los Angeles in the 50th round of the 2007 amateur...
Via Associated Press
January 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Halo Headlines: Angels looking for a fresh start, Navarro called up

The September 3rd, 2015 edition of Los Angeles Angels news including Angels looking for a fresh start, Navarro called up and much more… The Story: The Angels are hoping for a fresh start in September.The Monkey Says: A new calendar month is a completely arbitrary endpoint, but whatever helps them get over the mental anguish caused by their awful month of August. The Story: Efren...
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September 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Questioning Efren Navarro’s 2014 season

Efren Navarro was yet another in a surprisingly long line of farmhands who played a role in returning the Angels to the postseason. He also developed a bit of a cult following, though not necessarily for his actual play. So how dumb do I feel for calling Navarro a non-prospect for the last few years? Only a little, and only part of that is just me being a stubborn, prideful jackhole...
Via Monkey with a Halo
November 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Efren Navarro: the Angels’ latest outfielder-cult hero

For reasons that I have never fully grasped, Angels fans have a unique way of glomming onto an unheralded reserve outfielder and turning him into something of a cult hero among the fan base. The newest entry into this long lineage is non-prospect-first-baseman-turned-reserve-outfielder-fan-favorite (sorry, internet, I think I just used up the entire supply of hyphens), Efren Navarro...
Via Monkey with a Halo
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Game #34 Effin’ Efren Navarro Angels lineup

Here's tonight's #Angels lineup vs. Toronto. pic.twitter.com/oKnHxVokyX — Angels PR (@LAAngelsPR) May 9, 2014
Via Monkey with a Halo
May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Angels’ Efren Navarro – Stuck in Minor League Purgatory

If you look up and down the MLB.com Top 20 prospect list for the Los Angeles Angels organizations, or Keith Law’s top 10 organizational prospects for the Angels, you won’t find Efren Navarro‘s name on either list.  But after you look at his stat line, you may ask yourself why is he not on those list. Navarro was a 50th round (1,450th overall) selection by the Angels in the 2007 MLB...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
June 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Navarro among Gold Glove winners in Minors

Angels first baseman Efren Navarro, a product of Major League Baseball's Urban Youth Academy system, was among nine players named recipients of Minor League Baseball's Rawlings Gold Glove Award.
Via Angels.com
October 07, 2011  |  Discuss

Some of my photos from Rockies/Angels

Jason Bulger signing. Efren Navarro signs Homer's hat. Hunter, Wood and Kendrick running before the game. Juan Rivera in left field. Hunter doubles off the fence in left field. Trevor Reckling. Reckling again. Terry Evans RBI single. Howie Kendrick 6-3 groundout.
Via Angelswin
March 06, 2010  |  Discuss

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