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Yankees to sign left-handed pitcher Wade LeBlanc

The Yankees have agreed to a minor-league deal with lefty Wade LeBlanc, according to’s Jerry Crasnick (via Twitter). He’ll receive an invitation to MLB spring training and an opt-out opportunity just before the start of the season, per Crasnick, who notes that the deal comes with a potential $1MM base rate of pay.LeBlanc, 33, engineered a return to the majors after spending...
Via MLB Trade Rumors
January 16, 2018  |  Discuss

Boxscore Breakdown #158: LeBlanc-ed – Angels 2, Athletics 0

So, who wants Wade LeBlanc in the playoff rotation now? I kid, I kid. Sort of. I think. Still, this is now the second time the Angels have shutout the A’s with a starting pitcher that seemingly has no business starting a game. Last month, it was Rasmus in the first “bullpen day” game. This time it was Wade LeBlanc. C.J. Wilson and Hector Santiago can’t get out of the first inning...
Via Monkey with a Halo
September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Angels are stocking up arms

The Los Angeles Angels had a highly disappointing season in 2013 and after retaining their manager Mike Scioscia and general manager Jerry Dipoto, they are on the hunt to fix their main problem: pitching. Wade LeBlanc (photo credit: Denis Poroy/Getty Images North America) The Angels’ pitching was horrendous this past season, apart from ace Jered Weaver and C.J. Wilson, the back end...
November 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Astros call up LHP LeBlanc, option OF Krauss

The Houston Astros have called up left-hander Wade LeBlanc from Oklahoma City and optioned rookie outfielder Marc Krauss to the Triple-A team. Houston made the move with LeBlanc on Monday before opening a three-game series at Texas. LeBlanc was claimed off waivers by the Astros from Miami in June. He had a 9.82 ERA in 3.2 innings in three appearances earlier this season for the...
Via FOX Sports
August 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Astros claim LHP LeBlanc off waivers from Marlins

The Houston Astros claimed left-hander Wade LeBlanc off waivers from the Miami Marlins on Saturday and expect to use him out of the bullpen to provide depth in long relief. LeBlanc plans to join the team in time for Sunday's series finale in Kansas City, at which point the Astros will make a corresponding roster move. LeBlanc went 1-5 with a 5.18 ERA in seven starts for the Marlins...
Via FOX Sports
June 08, 2013  |  Discuss

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