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Blue Jays claim Roach off waivers from Reds

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) The Toronto Blue Jays have claimed right-hander Donn Roach off waivers from the Cincinnati Reds. Toronto received Roach on Tuesday, and he will join Triple-A Buffalo later this week. Roach was designated for assignment Sunday after going 2-4 with a 6.00 ERA in seven starts for Triple-A Louisville. Outfielder Michael Saunders was transferred from the 15-day...
Via Associated Press
August 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Reds claim RHP Donn Roach from the Chicago Cubs

The Cincinnati Reds have just claimed RHP Donn Roach from the Chicago Cubs organization. Roach is a 25-year-old starter who has been pitching for them in the Triple-A Pacific Coast League. To make room for him on the 40-man roster the team has designated RHP Donovan Hand for assignment. Roach has a very shiny 2.33 ERA in 89.0 innings, but it’s likely to be smoke-and-mirrors. The...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
July 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Fantasy Baseball Final: July 10th, 2015

If you read only one thing….. As we approach the all-star break, the fantasy world and real word shift their attention to the July 31st non-waiver trade deadline. I remember when I was a kid, there was only one deadline. It came on August 31st. That deadline was only for teams trying to set their playoff roster. I remember one year where Fred Lynn was dealt right after the deadline...
Via The Fantasy Fix
July 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Beeler to Be the 26th Man?

With Donn Roach getting the start for the Iowa Cubs today, it would appear likely that Dallas Beeler will get the call-up to be the "26th man" and start one of the games of the day-night doubleheader for the Cubs versus the Cardinals on Tuesday. Beeler last started for Iowa against Round Rock in Des Moines last Tuesday and Roach last pitched a week ago yesterday for the Cubs in St...
Via Cub Reporter
July 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Cubs @ Cardinals: Roach vs. Wacha (Game 77 Thread)

CHC (38-35): RHP Donn Roach (7-1, 2.21 for Iowa) STL (49-24): RHP Michael Wacha (9-3, 2.85) First pitch: 6:15pmCT Fowler# cf Rizzo* 1b Bryant 3b Montero* c Castro ss Coghlan* lf Baxter* rf Roach p Russell 2b   Wong* 2b Carpenter* 3b Peralta ss Heyward* rf Molina c Grichuk lf Scruggs 1b Bourjos cf Wacha p The 25-year old Roach--we picked him up off waivers in the off-season...
Via Cub Reporter
June 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Cubs Rumors: Cubs claim Donn Roach off of waivers

The Chicago Cubs have numerous holes to fill this off season following a 73-win season. At 26th in the Major Leagues in runs scored and 21st in ERA, the Cubs need help in the free agent market across the board. One player that could make the roster and help the bullpen is Donn Roach, who was claimed off waivers. #482813481 / Aaron Gleeman of reported...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
November 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Padres reinstate 4; designate Roach, Stults

SAN DIEGO (AP) The San Diego Padres have reinstated right-hander Casey Kelly, left-hander Cory Luebke, first baseman Yonder Alonso and left fielder Carlos Quentin from the 60-day disabled listed. To make room on the 40-man roster, the Padres on Monday designated right-hander Donn Roach and left-hander Eric Stults for assignment and outrighted catcher Adam Moore to Triple-A El Paso...
Via Associated Press
November 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Daily Farm Round-Up: 6-15-14

The Chihuahuas were the only team in the organization to get a W today. They benefited from a strong start from Donn Roach and the continued solid play of Brooks Conrad.   Hitting Prospect of the Day: Donn Roach/Josh Geer Pitching Prospect of the Day: Brooks Conrad   El Paso Chihuahuas 5, Round Rock Express 4 Alex Castellanos – LF: 1-6, RBI, K Brooks Conrad – 2B: 2-4, HR(14...
Via Friarhood
June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

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