It’s always fun when position players come in to pitch in MLB games. And on Thursday night, we were treated to such a feat in the Angels-Rangers matchup. Entering the top of the ninth inning, the game was out of reach, with Los Angeles leading, 15-4. This seemed like a perfect time for Rangers catcher Chris Gimenez to make his first major league appearance as a pitcher. And he...
ARLINGTON, Texas - The Texas Rangers have used eight positon players to pitch since they started playing in 1972.
Two of those have come during the trying 2014 season.
And just like Mitch Moreland did earlier this season, catcher Chris Gimenez shined in his time on the mound. Gimenez pitched the top of the ninth in a 15-6 loss to the Los Angeles Angels, retiring all three batters...
After being released by the Texas Rangers, catcher Chris Gimenez is looking to find another job. Since being released, he has found no shortage of suitors on the open market.Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish reports that Gimenez is choosing between the Tampa Bay Rays, Oakland Athletics and Rangers. The Chicago Cubs have also shown interest. Gimenez, 31, last played at the big league...
Hot News for C Chris Gimenez
On Friday, the Oakland A's announced that they had claimed Gilroy native Chris Gimenez off of waivers from the Tampa Bay Rays. The A's will announce a corresponding 40-man roster move later.
Rays pitcher David Price brought his dog into the team's clubhouse, and apparently the pooch had a bit of a peeing accident.
ST. PETERSBURG It's only early September, but the simmering tension and deafening din inside Tropicana Field late Monday afternoon provided a playoff feel worthy of October.
You could point to any number of pivotal moments in the opener of a three-game series between the Tampa Bay Rays and New York Yankees a Labor Day clash that revived the emotion and excitement of their...
Chris Gimenez almost signed with the Pirates before the Rays brought him into the fold on Feb. 16, when they signed the catcher to a Minor League deal with an invitation to Spring Training.
Greg Johns of MLB.com tweets that the Pittsburgh Pirates might sign utility player Chris Gimenez, who recently elected free agency after being outrighted by the Seattle Mariners. Gimenez can’t sign until Thursday after refusing the outright assignment.
In his career, Gimenez has a .171/.279/.272 line in 228 at-bats, including a .203/.314/.271 line in 59 at-bats in 2011. He’s...
The Seattle Mariners have re-signed backup catcher Chris Gimenez to a one-year contract, two days after he was non-tendered by the club.
Seattle announced the move Wednesday. The Mariners' 40-man roster now stands at 37.
General manager Jack Zduriencik says the team had every intention of bringing back Gimenez but ''some procedural stuff'' forced the club to...
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December 14, 2011