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Indians OF Abraham Almonte suspended 80 games for PEDs

While plenty of good news has come out of Goodyear, Arizona since the Cleveland Indians started their full squad workouts on Monday, the first dose of bad news was revealed Friday: outfielder Abraham Almonte has been suspended the first 80 games of the regular season due to testing positive for Boldenone, the team announced. Boldenone is an anabolic steroid that violates Major...
Via Waiting For Next Year
February 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Padres get reliever Rzepczynski from Indians

CLEVELAND (AP) -- The Indians have made their third trade this week, sending left-handed reliever Marc Rzepczynski to the San Diego Padres for outfielder Abraham Almonte. Rzepczynski went 2-3 with a 4.43 ERA in 45 games this season. Earlier this week, the Indians, who recently lost six straight games and fell back in the AL wild-card race, dealt outfielder David Murphy to the Angels...
Via Associated Press
July 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Indians deal again, send reliever Rzepczynski to Padres

  The Indians have made their third trade this week, sending left-handed reliever Marc Rzepczynski to the San Diego Padres for outfielder Abraham Almonte. Rzepczynski went 2-3 with a 4.43 ERA in 45 games this season. Earlier this week, the Indians, who recently lost six straight games and fell back in the AL wild-card race, dealt outfielder David Murphy to the Angels and sent slugger...
Via Associated Press
July 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Indians trade Marc Rzepczynski to San Diego for Abraham Almonte

The Cleveland Indians had one last trade to sneak in just ahead of the 2015 MLB trade deadline. They traded left-handed reliever Marc “Scrabble” Rzepczynski to the San Diego Padres in exchange for 26 year old Abraham Almonte (ESPN’s Keith Law was the first to report though he misspelled Rzepczynski in his rush). Scrabble was seemingly struggling overall this season pitching...
Via Waiting For Next Year
July 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Indians send reliever Rzepczynski to Padres

CLEVELAND (AP) The Indians have made their third trade this week, sending left-handed reliever Marc Rzepczynski to the San Diego Padres for outfielder Abraham Almonte. Rzepczynski went 2-3 with a 4.43 ERA in 45 games this season. Earlier this week, the Indians, who recently lost six straight games and fell back in the AL wild-card race, dealt outfielder David Murphy to the Angels...
Via Associated Press
July 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Lefty Rzepczynski Tries to Be Right in Tribe Bullpen

Like in any career, in baseball, promotions come through excellent production. Two years ago Marc Rzepczynski was stuck in a logjam in the St. Louis Cardinals bullpen. Asked to pitch in a long relief role, Rzepczynski struggled and found himself battling to stay at the big league level when the Cardinals dealt him to the Indians at the July 2013 trade deadline. A new location and...
Via Did The Tribe Win Last Night?
March 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Indians avoid arbitration with Carrasco, Rzepczynski and Chisenhall

The Cleveland Indians have a pretty good track record of avoiding arbitration and coming to agreements. They won’t have any problem continuing that reputation as they’ve reportedly come to deals with Marc Rzepczynski, Carlos Carrasco and Lonnie Chisenhall for one-year deals. .@Indians, LHP Marc Rzepczynski ($2.4M) and RHP Carlos Carrasco ($2.3M) avoid arbitration with 1-year...
Via Waiting For Next Year
January 15, 2015  |  Discuss

What To Do About Rzepczynski & Shaw

While the Indians entire roster could be set going into 2015 by simply keeping all those currently under contract around, this is likely not the greatest way to improve the team for another attempt at winning the World Series. Two players in interesting situations this off-season are Marc Rzepczynski and Bryan Shaw. Both pitchers are entering arbitration (Rzepczynski his second year...
Via Burning River Baseball
November 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Marc Rzepczynski is a Lefty to Rely On

The Cleveland Indians open the 2014 season with new expectations despite many questions. The Indians’ 25-man roster will look different than the group that won 92 games and lost the American League Wild Card game to the Tampa Bay Rays. While the roster may change and the expectations grow, Cleveland will need answer many questions this spring before opening the season in Oakland...
Via Did The Tribe Win Last Night?
March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Indians, Rzepczynski agree to 1-year deal

The Indians avoided salary arbitration with reliever Marc Rzepczynski by agreeing to a one-year contract worth $1,375,000. The left-hander posted a 0.89 ERA in 27 games last season for Cleveland, which acquired Rzepczynski (zep-chin-ski) on July 30 from St. Louis. The 28-year-old was brought in to help Cleveland's issues in getting out left-handed hitters and he held lefties to...
Via Associated Press
January 17, 2014  |  Discuss
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