Pirates sign Shoppach

The Pirates have agreed to terms with catcher Kelly Shoppach (SHAW-pick) on a minor league deal. Shoppach has been assigned to Triple-A Indianapolis.
August 12, 2013

Montero to Triple-A: it had to happen

On an off day following a bad road trip for the club, word is that the Seattle Mariners are demoting Jesus Montero to Triple-A. The catcher may soon find himself fulfilling the path laid out for him years ago by many prospect experts and soon become a former catcher while there.
May 23, 2013

Evaluating the American League West: Catchers

Over the coming month SeattleClubhouse will be evaluating the American League West -- one position at a time. In our initial piece below, take a look at the backstops who are slated to begin the 2013 season.
February 20, 2013

Great Scott! Lewis Wins MLB Debut

Scott Lewis proved the adage that good things are worth the wait. The left-hander allowed only three hits over eight scoreless innings in his MLB debut to help the Indians defeat the Orioles in Baltimore, 7-1, Wednesday night. Kelly Shoppach had three hits including two solo homers and Asdrubal Cabrera had three RBI. But the story was Lewis, who has spent so much time recuperating from injuries.
September 10, 2008