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Arizona Diamondback Jarrod Saltalamacchia has a picture of Chuck Norris...on the nub of his bat. Real Chuck is still faster.Please follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Like us on Facebook, Or return home for award winning writing.
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Jarrod Saltalamacchia explains why he decided to cut his hair

D-backs catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia had become known for the curly locks that flowed out of his helmet, but earlier in the season he headed to the barbershop and chopped it all off. In a Q&A with the Arizona Republic, Saltalamacchia explains why he ditched his long locks, a decision he says has nothing to do with wanting a fresh start in his career. "I've been wanting to do...
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September 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Jarrod Saltalamacchia Agrees To Minor League Contract With Diamondbacks

This embed is invalid" /> Jarrod Saltalamacchia has found work. Saltalamacchia, who was released by the Miami Marlins earlier this week, on Thursday agreed to a minor league contract with the Arizona Diamondbacks, the signing team announced. The Diamondbacks have received little production from the catching position this season, so it makes sense for...
May 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Jarrod Saltalamacchia’s Marlins Release No Reason For Red Sox Reunion

This embed is invalid" /> Sometimes, if you poke around a yard sale long enough, you’ll come away with something good. Other times, you’ll buy something that’s cool in theory but really only ticks off your wife in the end. The case of Jarrod Saltalamacchia is no different. Yes, the Red Sox probably could use a veteran catcher, or should at least...
May 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Ex-Red Sox Catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia Released By Miami Marlins

This embed is invalid" /> MIAMI — The Miami Marlins have released catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia, making him a free agent. The move Tuesday came eight days after Saltalamacchia was designated for assignment. The Marlins parted ways with the veteran even though he has nearly two seasons left on the three-year, $21 million contract he signed before...
May 05, 2015  |  Discuss

The Marlins are cutting bait on Jarrod Saltalamacchia

The Jarrod Saltalamacchia era in Miami is already over. The Marlins designated the veteran catcher for assignment today, less than halfway through a three-year, $21 million contract signed last offseason. #Marlins C Jarrod Saltalamacchia reinstated from paternity list and designated for assignment. — Juan C. Rodriguez (@JCRMarlinsbeat) April 27, 2015 The 29-year old Saltalamacchia...
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April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Marlins' Saltalamacchia out with concussion, prospect J.T. Realmuto called up

MIAMI -- The Miami Marlins placed catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia on the seven-day concussion list and called up prospect J.T. Realmuto from Double-A Jacksonville prior to Sunday's game against the Atlanta Braves. Saltalamacchia hit just .177 with two doubles, one homer and eight RBI in May. In the eighth inning of Saturday's loss, he struck out with the tying run at second on three...
Via Fox Sports Florida
June 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia getting to know his Marlins pitchers

JUPITER, Fla. -- If Miami Marlins catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia seems extra chatty this spring training, there's a reason for it. Saltalamacchia, who signed a three-year contract during the offseason, inherits a young pitching staff that posted the lowest ERA (3.71) in club history last season. "At this point, just trying to develop a relationship with them," Saltalamacchia said...
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February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Jarrod Saltalamacchia Pens Thank You Letter to Red Sox Fans, Says It Was ‘Best Three-Plus Years of My Life’

The jheri curl era in Boston officially ended when Jarrod Saltalamacchia agreed to a three-year, $21 million deal with the Miami Marlins. Salty was officially introduced in Miami on Monday, but he took some time out to pen a thank you letter to all the fans in Boston. Saltalamacchia, who joined the Red Sox in 2010 in a trade with Texas, wrote a post on’s Extra Bases...
December 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Boston Red Sox: 3 Reasons to love the A.J. Pierzynski signing

This morning, the Boston Red Sox came to 1 year/8.25mil deal with former Texas Ranger, AJ Pierzynski. Big splash move? One that will cement the Red Sox as back-to-back champs? Not necessarily. No, he’s not Brian McCann. No, he’s not Carlos Ruiz. Yes, this means that Jarrod Saltalamacchia will be (most likely) taking his talents and beautiful, beautiful hair elsewhere (and all...
December 03, 2013  |  Discuss

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