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  1. 2015 MLB Postseason Viewing Guide American LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 23 | Marlin Maniac

    Oct 15, 2014; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Royals second baseman Omar Infante celebrates with catcher Salvador Perez with the American League championship trophy after game four of the 2014 ALCS playoff baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles at Kauffman Stadium. The Royals swept the Orioles to advance to the World Series.


  2. Ex-teammates Zito, Hudson to face offRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 22 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... mer Rays RHP Wade Davis will take over as closer from struggling RHP Greg Holland , manager Ned Yost said. a 2B Omar Infante is expected to miss 2-3 weeks with a strained oblique muscle.


  3. Pennant Pursuit: Astros' September meltdown continues as Rangers complete sweepRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 18 | Sporting News

    ... slide by Chris Coghlan. Kang underwent surgery late Thursday and is out for the season . Royals second baseman Omar Infante had a career night at the plate. He went 3 for 4 with a home run and seven RBIs in an 8-4 win against the Indians . With the ...


  4. Thursday's Top 5: Shin-Soo Choo leads way as Rangers finish sweep of AstrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 17 | ESPN

    ... reason Rangers have tracked down Houston. And bullpens are reason Rangers have kicked dirt in Astros' faces. 2. Omar Infante , Kansas City Royals : What?!?!? Yep: 4 1 3 7. That's seven RBIs for the light-hitting Infante as he hit a three-run homer ...


  5. Anibal Sanchez's reoccurring shoulder issues should be a concern for TigersRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 17 | Bless You Boys

    ... Sept. 1. Sanchez would give the Marlins just 86 innings of work that season. The Tigers traded for Sanchez and Omar Infante on July 23, 2012 in exchange for the team's top prospect that year, right-hander Jacob Turner, as well as catching prospect ...


  6. The worst starting players on post-season teamsRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2015 | Royals Review

    ... Baseball with at least 250 plate appearances this season. Out of all of them, Alex Rios ranks 249th in OPS. Omar Infante ranks 263rd (thank you Rene Rivera !). Despite two black holes in the lineup, the Royals have still been able to cruise out to ...


  7. Dyson, Zobrist top RedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2015 | NWAonline

    Dyson, who started after Omar Infante was scratched with back spasms, scored the tie-breaking run from first base on pitcher Ryan Mattheus' throwing error and the Royals went on to a 3-1, 13-inning victory over the Cincinnati Reds. "That's why, every day, you've got to show up ready to play," said Dyson, who went 2 for 5 with 1 stolen base.


  8. Miami Marlins' Dee Gordon not afraid to get uniform dirtyRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2015 | Fish Stripes

    ... suggest otherwise. Miami has lacked stability at second base since the club traded Dan Uggla to the Braves . Omar Infante was a short term solution, and while the Marlins do not have a ton of minor league infield depth, the organization does have ...


  9. Dave Dombrowski's Five Best Trade Deadline Deals with the Detroit TigersRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2015 | Sports Media 101

    ... of baseball . Here's a look back at some of his best handiwork. 1. 2012: The Tigers acquire Anibal Sanchez and Omar Infante from the Miami Marlins in exchange for Rob Brantley, Brian Flynn and Jacob Turner. A team that needed a mid-season boost ...


  10. Tuesday's MLB trade rumors and Fantasy spinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | CBS Sports

    ... With a hole in left field in light of Alex Gordon 's groin injury -- and a hole at second base in light of Omar Infante being Omar Infante -- Zobrist is a pretty big pickup for the Royals. There isn't a ton of Fantasy upside here, but Zobrist is ...


  11. Royals nabbing Zobrist may open door for Yankees to land PradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | New York Post

    ... or early September. At that point, Zobrist could become the full-time second baseman, sending the unproductive Omar Infante to the bench, or just move around as an everyday jack-of-all-trades. Zobrist is a patient hitter (33 walks, 26 strikeouts) ...


  12. Miami Marlins Rumors: Martin Prado Becoming Available?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Marlin Maniac

    ... said to be interested in Prado for a while now, as they also have a struggling second baseman, in former Marlin Omar Infante . Despite nearly making the All-Star game this season, Infante owns a 47 wRC+, well below replacement level. Prado would ...


  13. Kansas City Royals Reportedly Interested in Martin PradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Kings of Kauffman

    ... at second base throughout his career, an area where the Kansas City Royals are currently in need of an upgrade. Omar Infante has been better lately, but Prado's .277/.316/.374 batting line is far better than what the Royals incumbent second baseman ...


  14. Kansas City Royals interested in Martin PradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Call to the Pen

    ... Prado . The versatile infielder appeals to Kansas City as a potential replacement for struggling second baseman Omar Infante , and his versatility could also allow him to spell Alex Gordon in left field while the All-Star recovers from a groin ...


  15. Report: Royals targeting Martin PradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | MSNBC

    ... also play first base, shortstop, and right field in a pinch. With the Royals, however, he would likely dethrone Omar Infante , who has had a miserable season, batting .230/.243/.308 in 342 PA.


  16. Miami Marlins Rumors: Kansas City Royals Interested in Martin PradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | Marlin Maniac

    ... in Prado, as he would present the team with a major upgrade over incumbent second baseman and former Marlin, Omar Infante . Infante in 2015 owns a .230/.243/.308 slash line with a 47 wRC+ coming into play Sunday. He has hit no home runs and owns a ...


  17. On this Date in Marlins History: Hanley Ramirez Traded to the Los Angeles DodgersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | Marlin Maniac

    ... Nathan Eovaldi and Scott McGough . Hanley's trade came only two days after the team dealt Anibal Sanchez and Omar Infante to the Detroit Tigers. These two moves and the subsequent moves the Marlins made before the deadline and then the blockbuster ...


  18. Miami Marlins: How Kazmir Trade Influences Haren, LatosRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Marlin Maniac

    ... could stand as a trade insert, would certainly be an upgrade to Kansas City's infield. The Royals currently use Omar Infante (.231 AVG, .245 OBP, 0 HR, 25 RBI) at second base. The Blue Jays wouldn't likely be interested in a package with Prado, due ...


  19. Miami Marlins Trade Deadline Primer: Martin PradoRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2015 | Fish Stripes

    ... loss in power could be Miami, but it could be skill as well, and any acquiring team will have to be careful. Omar Infante is a similar glove-dependent player with contact skills and minor power numbers who, since his age 31 season, has quickly ...


  20. Royals trade target Jay BruceRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2015 | Royals Review

    ... is .251/.325/.468, which is a line that he has trumped every year since 2010, save for last season when he was Omar Infante . His defense is not particularly good, which is to say the metrics don't particularly like him. His -7.0 UZR/150 last season ...