Clint Barmes announces his retirement from baseball during a minor league game.
After a superb season coming out of the Padres bullpen, the team announced they would pick up Benoit's 2016 option. In addition, the team declined a club option on infielder Clint Barmes, who is now a free agent.
November 3, 2015
Washington Nationals' Ian Desmond could sign with the Padres, as the Padres free up payroll by not resigning Justin Upton and Ian Kennedy.
September 29, 2015
PEORIA, Ariz. -- Bud Black makes some of his own entertainment with the media on the first rain day of 2015 spring training, but gets serious when talking about his versatile infield and the back end of the Padres bullpen.
The MLB Hot Stove is heating up in advance of the annual Winter Meetings. We have a rundown on the news from December 3.
December 3, 2014
Clint Barmes started at shortstop August 26 for the Pirates, one day after being reinstated from the disabled list for a severe groin strain. Rest and slow rehab allowed him to get in the batting cages, throw, and begin a rehab assignment Aug. 14. He started with Class AA Altoona, then worked his way up to Class AAA Indianapolis. PiratesDugout.com's George Von Benko spoke with Barmes recently.
August 30, 2014
The Pittsburgh Pirates re-signed veteran free agent shortstop Clint Barmes.
December 13, 2013
Pirates shortstop Clint Barmes says the Pirates have come a long way this season. Down 0-1 to the Cardinals in the NLDS, Barmes told PiratesDugout.com's George Von Benko after Wild Card win over Reds that the Bucs will battle adversity.
October 4, 2013