Cubs acquire Germano from Red Sox

The Cubs have acquired 29-year-old right-handed pitcher Justin Germano from the Boston Red Sox in exchange for cash considerations.
July 19, 2012

Padres Six-Year Free Agents

The San Diego Padres have a number of players who are slated to be six-year minor league free agents. We take a look at each and wonder who, if any, will return.
September 28, 2008

Inman, Lopez sweep; Menchaca shelled

Chip Ambres prevents a shutout and is a likely callup. Will Inman pitches San Antonio to shutout number 20, and Jesus Lopez plates a pair in a sweep. Brian Joynt homers but Evan Scribner can't hold a lead. Anthony Contreras has four hits, but the Wizards don't like driving him in. Pablo Menchaca is shelled on a day Eugene needs a win.
August 31, 2008

Frieri fine in Double-A; Antonelli hitting

Matt Antonelli's triple is key while Justin Germano struggles. Ernesto Frieri made his first Double-A start and made it count. Jeremy Hefner tosses six hitless innings but the Wizards lose. Jeudy Valdez homers but the bullpen falters again in Eugene. Jose DePaula and Colin Lynch have rough outings.
August 26, 2008

Frieri nets Storm first; Hefner consistent

Portland is suspended. Will Inman is out after two while Mike DeMark keeps it close. Ernesto Frieri and two relievers throw the first Storm shutout. Jeremy Hefner won his tenth with another solid outing. Beamer Weems is heating up at the right time. Jose DePaula has an impressive run. Juan Chavez sets a career high.
August 21, 2008

Wilkes six-pack; Hunter to 17

Joe Thatcher allows three runs to ruin a Justin Germano start. Greg Burke takes his seventh loss of the year. Sixteen runs and 22 hits for Lake Elsinore. Lance Zawadzki scores the winner in the ninth. Anthony Bass completes a three-hit shutout. Chris Wilkes picks up win number six. Rymer Liriano stands alone in the hitting phase.
August 15, 2008

Anna delivers; Kulbacki, Carter net four

Justin Germano allows one run and takes the loss. Steve Garrison is solid and the offense takes care of business. Kellen Kulbacki and Sam Carter each have four hits. Bryan Oland helps the bullpen throw shutout ball. Dean Anna gets the game winning homer early in the contest. Pedro Hernandez is dominant but is denied a win.
July 24, 2008