A.J. Pierzynski Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Miller likely to draw interest at Winter MeetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | Atlanta Braves

    ... Another interesting angle to follow will be the Braves' pursuit of a catcher to share the position with A.J. Pierzynski . They already have Christian Bethancourt in place, but they have had recent discussions with Tyler Flowers , an Atlanta native ...

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  2. Braves interested in reuniting with FlowersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | Atlanta Braves

    ... has drawn some interest from the Braves, who have not yet decided who will share the catcher's position with A.J. Pierzynski during the 2016 season. Word of the Braves' interest in Flowers was revealed exactly seven years after the young catcher was ...

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  3. MLB Free Agency Rumors: Braves showing interest in Tyler Flowers, per reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | Talking Chop

    ... in the 33rd round of the 2005 Draft out of Blessed Trinity High School in Roswell. Atlanta re-signed catcher A.J. Pierzynski earlier this offseason to a one-year deal and agreed on a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training with ...

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  4. Maybe the White Sox are trying not to settleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | South Side Sox

    ... on track for a minor-league contract if he continues on this trajectory. Maybe a different team, league or A.J. Pierzynski's warm embrace will reverse the slide in performance that's resulting in the lower salaries. He made hay on both Mother's Day ...

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  5. White Sox move on from Tyler Flowers, sign Dioner NavarroRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... but Hahn said the Sox have designs on working out a deal with him. Flowers took over for fan favorite A.J. Pierzynski and despite making improvements in pitch framing and being well-liked by Sox pitchers, never won over the Sox fan base. "He has ...

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  6. Sources: White Sox, Navarro reach 1-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | ESPN

    ... catcher, Tyler Flowers . In three years as the White Sox's primary catcher after the departure of A.J. Pierzynski , Flowers never delivered more than a .396 slugging percentage and never hit more than 15 home runs. The left-handed hitting Avila said ...

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  7. Source: Braves sign Beckham to 1-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Atlanta Braves

    ... the opportunities he has had to learn from veteran teammates such as Jim Thome and current Braves catcher A.J. Pierzynski . "I think it's a good fit," said Braves special assistant Greg Walker, who was Beckham's hitting coach in Chicago. "He's still ...

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  8. Levine: New Catcher To Be Added After Non-Tendering Tyler FlowersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... said Hahn. "I commended him today on his professionalism and the class he showed trying to fill big shoes (A.J. Pierzynski). The decision basically came down to we saw an opportunity to improve the club from an offensive standpoint. At this point we ...

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  9. Beckham heading home to Atlanta to play for BravesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Daily Herald

    ... It's a good landing spot for Beckham, who is an Atlanta native. He'll reunite with former White Sox catcher A.J. Pierzynski and Greg Walker, his old hitting coach with the Sox and current special assistant for the Braves. Over six major-league ...

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  10. Limited catcher options give teams trade chipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | CBS Sports

    ... was thin to begin with, but now, with Wieters off the board and the other three guys signing -- as well as A.J. Pierzynski re-signing with the Braves last week -- the cupboard is bare. Yikes. Saltalamacchia was the only one of those guys to hold ...

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  11. Braves keeping eye out for available relieversRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | Atlanta Braves

    ... now rests at approximately $20 million. The Braves addressed a portion of their catching needs when A.J. Pierzynski agreed to return with a one-year, $3 million deal. Now they must decide whether they want to keep Christian Bethancourt for another ...

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  12. A.J. Pierzynski agrees to stay with BravesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | UPI

    On the same day they dealt away their promising young shortstop, the Atlanta Braves brought back veteran catcher A.J. Pierzynski . Earlier in the day, the Braves sent shortstop Andrelton Simmons to the Los Angeles Angels in a deal that brought back shortstop Erick Aybar and minor league prospects.

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  13. Pierzynski to return to Braves on 1-year dealRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2015 | Major League Baseball

    BOCA RATON, Fla. -- The Braves feared that the success A.J. Pierzynski had in 2015 would lead him to agree to a more-lucrative deal elsewhere.

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  14. MLB Free Agents: A complete position-by-position guideRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2015 | New York Daily News

    ... power. 2015 was tough for him behind the plate. He allowed 58 stolen bases and threw out just 13 runners. A.J. Pierzynski (39) - The veteran catcher was a starter for the lowly Atlanta Braves in 2015 and put up good numbers (.300/.339/.430). He ...

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  15. 2016 Minnesota Twins free agency previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | Twinkie Talk

    Sep 30, 2015; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Braves catcher A.J. Pierzynski hits an RBI single off of Washington Nationals starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann in the first inning of their game at Turner Field. Mandatory Credit: Jason Getz-USA TODAY Sports Editor's note: This is the final of a six-part segment detailing the Minnesota Twins and the 2016 off season.

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  16. Minnesota Twins GM: Sano could play outfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | Twinkie Talk

    ... the Twins in 2016 after Kurt Suzuki failed to repeat his 2014 success. Minnesota could eye Matt Wieters or A.J. Pierzynski in free agency. In terms of roster space , Ryan said the team is down about as far as they want to go, but said he can clear ...

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  17. White Sox offseason plan roundup: CatcherRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | South Side Sox

    ... for weeks and framing numbers that shot up the catching leaderboard. He knows he's not the hitter than A.J. Pierzynski is, and he's not the fan favorite Pierzynski is, and so he doesn't even bother trying to make the offense comparisons the least ...

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  18. Flowers believes he should be starting catcherRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | Chicago White Sox

    Where question of the 2016 White Sox starting catcher is concerned, the South Side fan base might not agree with Tyler Flowers ' answer. "I anticipate being back there, being the starter," the arbitration-eligible Flowers told MLB.com during a recent phone conversation.

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  19. How to fix the Chicago White SoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2015 | Daily Herald

    A.J. Pierzynski and Robert Jenks after the win. White Sox Vs Houston Astros game FOUR of the 2005 World Series Chicago.

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  20. Matthew David's Blueprint to SucsesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2015 | South Side Sox

    My second reason is he doesnt show great leadership or the desire to be a winner. My third reason is the just flat out Alexei swings at EVERYTHING, had an OBP somewhere in the .280 range.

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