Mike Koplove believes so much in his ability to pitch in the majors that he insisted on an out-clause in his minor league deal with the Phillies. Because of that clause, Koplove is now a free agent, but might have been able to help in Philly.
June 3, 2009
Cracking the roster of the defending World Champions is never easy and this season will be no different. There are a bunch of players - young and old - looking to crack the roster after receiving non-roster invitations to camp this spring.
February 25, 2009
November 28, 2008
The Indians moved a couple of right-handed relievers around the organization, changing the face of their bullpen. The team purchased the contract of veteran Mike Koplove from their Triple-A farm club in Buffalo. To make roster room, the Tribe optioned young Edward Mujica back to their International League farm team. Cleveland signed Koplove to a minor-league contract as a free agent on March 29.
May 23, 2007