Tagged: ‘Francisco Cervelli’

Ex-Yankees’ Francisco Cervelli Signs 3-Year, $31 Million Extension with Pittsburgh Pirates
May 17th, 2016 at 12:44 PM
It's been an incredible journey for the career of Francisco Cervelli, who seems to have found a home with the Pittsburgh Pirates over the last two seasons. ***PHOTO1*** Cervelli, who was traded to Pittsburgh before the 2015 season in the deal that sent Justin Wilson to the Yankees, has thrived as the...

Francisco Cervelli Holds No Grudge After Alex Rodriguez Implicated Him in PED Scandal
March 6th, 2015 at 2:00 PM
Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Francisco Cervelli doesn't hold a grudge against Alex Rodriguez after the New York Yankees slugger allegedly leaked documents implicating the then-Yankees catcher in the Biogenesis scandal. ***PHOTO1*** CBS' "60 Minutes" originally had the information about A-Rod leaking Cervelli's name to the media as one of the player involved in...

Taking a Look at David Carpenter and the Manny Banuelos Trade
January 5th, 2015 at 6:14 PM
***PHOTO1*** Manny Banuelos was once regarded as one of the jewels of the New York Yankees farm system. Three or four years ago, it would be inconceivable that the Yankees would trade him for a relief pitcher. The great Mariano Rivera described Banuelos as the greatest pitching prospect he had ever...

New York Yankees Trade Francisco Cervelli to Pittsburgh Pirates for Lefty Reliever Justin Wilson
November 12th, 2014 at 10:00 PM
The Pittsburgh Pirates are preparing themselves in case they lose Russell Martin to free agency and they've turned to an old trade partner for catching depth in case Martin bolts the Steel City. ***PHOTO1*** On Wednesday night, the Pirated acquired Francisco Cervelli from the New York Yankees in exchange for lefty reliever...

Austin Romine to Be Recalled by New York Yankees; Francisco Cervelli Dealing with Headaches
September 6th, 2014 at 12:14 AM
The Yankees already have three catchers on the major league roster with the September call ups, but because of Francisco Cervelli dealing with headaches, the team will call up a fourth catcher. ***PHOTO1*** Sweeny Murti of WFAN reported on Friday night during the Yankees 1-0 loss to the Kansas City Royals that...