Old Man Bobby Abreu Is Heading To Triple-A

Bobby Abreu, designated for assignment by the Dodgers after the trade deadline, agreed today to join the Triple-A Albuquerque Isotopes. He probably doesn't mind all that much, because he'll still make the $9 million the Angels guaranteed him back in 2009. Maybe he'd feel embarrassed being released for the second time… » 8/09/12 6:30pm 8/09/12 6:30pm

Bobby Abreu To Play For Non-Yankee Baseball Team

A team that allegedly exists in a division that is not the AL East has signed Bobby Abreu to a one-year, $5million deal. It has something to do with angles, apparently? [MLB] » 2/11/09 12:45pm 2/11/09 12:45pm

What Drives Bobby Abreu

Bobby Abreu made his debut for the New York Yankees last night, going 0-for-3 with a walk as the Yankees took over first place for the first time in almost two months. It's a love fest in the Bronx so far, which is to say, it has been about 24 hours. » 8/02/06 1:15pm 8/02/06 1:15pm

It's Trade Deadline Day ... But Haven't The Trades Already Happened?

So, what, pretty much all that's left is Alfonso Soriano, right? After the Carlos Lee to Texas trade on Friday, and the Bobby Abreu and Cory Lidle to the Yankees trade yesterday, the trade deadline at 4 p.m. ET today seems to be approaching without most of its larger bullets already fired. » 7/31/06 10:15am 7/31/06 10:15am

Bobby Abreu Heading North

As you may have expected, it's the Yankees who have stepped up and acquired Bobby Abreu. ESPN.com is reporting that the Yankees and Phillies have agreed to a deal that puts Bobby Abreu in pinstripes. The Yanks also pick up pitcher Cory Lidle as part of the deal, and going the other way are shortstop prospect C.J.… » 7/30/06 3:39pm 7/30/06 3:39pm

Ah, the Joys of Baseball Trade Rumors

We're admittedly a little tingly about this rumored Abreu-for-Manny-for-Miggy scuttlebutt that's been tossed around, oh, the last couple months. As a Philly fan, it'd be easy to see the town completely embracing Ramirez. Granted, they'll get on him about that whole "hustle" thing, but the same complaints have been… » 1/13/06 4:26pm 1/13/06 4:26pm

Fun With Trade Rumors

We like it when the Internet has something before the Jayson Starks of the world do, so we're gonna run with this, because it's the end of November and not much is more fun than a good trade rumor. According to MLB Trade Rumors, the St. Louis Cardinals are "close" to a "major" move, with sources saying that "something… » 11/29/05 3:15pm 11/29/05 3:15pm

Bobby Abreu's Otherworldly Restraint

All right, now, we pay pretty close attention to this sports business. (We do it for a living, after all.) But we'll fess up: We had heard nothing about this Bobby Abreu story from last month. Maybe it's because we don't watch Spanish language TV. But still. » 6/13/05 11:42am 6/13/05 11:42am