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Dodgers claim INF Cole Figueroa off waivers from Pirates

According to a report from MLB Roster Moves on Tuesday afternoon, the Los Angeles Dodgers have claimed infielder Cole Figueroa off waivers from the Pittsburgh Pirates. Upon acquiring Figueroa, the Dodgers then optioned the journeyman infielder to Triple-A Oklahoma City to begin his stint with the franchise within the minor league ranks. The soon-to-be 29-year-old was previously designated...
Via Today's Knuckleball
16 hours ago

Dodgers claim utility man Figueroa from Pirates

The Dodgers claimed infielder Cole Figueroa from the Pirates on Tuesday and optioned him to Triple-A Oklahoma City.
16 hours ago

Cole Figueroa Claimed Off Waivers From Pirates

The Los Angeles Dodgers claimed infielder Cole Figueroa off waivers from the Pittsburgh Pirates and optioned him to...
Via Dodger Blue
17 hours ago

Dodgers claim infielder Cole Figueroa

Cole Figueroa, an infielder who turns 29 Thursday, has been claimed by the Dodgers and optioned to Triple-A Oklahoma City. Figueroa has a .536 OPS in 84 career big-league plate appearances with the Rays (2014), Yankees (2015) and Pirates (2016). Pittsburgh optioned him June 11 to Triple-A Indianapolis and designated him for assignment June 24. […]
Via Dodgers Insider
17 hours ago

Pirates call up infielder Jason Rogers from Triple-A Indy

PITTSBURGH (AP) The Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday recalled infielder Jason Rogers from Triple-A Indianapolis and optioned infielder Cole Figueroa to the same team. The 28-year-old Rogers was optioned to Indianapolis on the final day of spring training and hit .366 (15-for-41) with four doubles, three home runs and 10 RBI in 11 Triple-A games this season. He went 2 for 4 with a...
Via Associated Press
April 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Rays place Jerry Sands on DL with wrist injury, promote Cole Figueroa

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Rays announced late Monday that outfielder Jerry Sands will be placed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained tendon in his left wrist. Infielder Cole Figueroa will be recalled from Triple-A Durham to take Sands' place on the roster. Sands, who had his left arm in a splint Monday at Tropicana Field, has hit .190 with one home run and four...
Via Fox Sports Florida
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Another dramatic victory provides Rays with one more step in climb out of AL East basement

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- A climb from the basement begins with a single step. Or in Cole Figueroa's case, a raised right fist on a sprint to second base, then a beeline to shallow right like he ran with his heels on fire, then a leap into an impromptu mosh pit that began in the dirt between first and second after scoring Desmond Jennings on a bloop double that found the turf in right...
Via Fox Sports Florida
May 24, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Cole Figueroa makes Rays a walk-off winner

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Via Fox Sports Florida
May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Cole Figueroa comes up clutch, gives Rays walk-off win over Red Sox

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- Pinch-hitter Cole Figueroa hit an RBI double in the bottom of the ninth inning to lead the Tampa Bay Rays past the Boston Red Sox 1-0 on Friday night. Desmond Jennings drew a one-out walk in the ninth off Andrew Miller (1-3). Burke Badenhop entered and, after Jennings stole second, Figueroa drove in the winning run on a drive to right- center. Juan Carlos...
Via Fox Sports Florida
May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Joe Maddon gives out ‘Sex Panther’ cologne to team’s player of the game (video)

Your browser does not support iframes. Tampa Bay Rays skipper Joe Maddon continues knocking it out of the park as it relates to his unconventional, quirky and usually effective approach he takes to motivate his players. And now, his doling out of Sex Panther cologne — of course of “Anchorman” fame — to the team’s […] The post Joe Maddon gives out ‘Sex Panther’ cologne...
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May 20, 2014  |  Discuss

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