Mon, 07 Apr 2014 12:32:02 -0700
The Cincinnati Reds re-signed 3B Chris Nelson to a minor league deal Monday, April 7, and assigned him to Triple-A Louisville.
Sat, 29 Mar 2014 14:25:08 -0700
The Cincinnati Reds granted 3B Chris Nelson his release.
Mon, 24 Mar 2014 19:39:48 -0700
The Cincinnati Reds could break camp without a shortstop to back up SS Zack Cozart. INF Ramon Santiago is a candidate as a backup shortstop, but he is no lock to make the team, nor is INF Chris Nelson. 3B Todd Frazier was drafted as a shortstop, and he could be used to fill in. OF Billy Hamilton has also played 312 minor league games at shortstop, and manager Bryan Price acknowledged Hamilton could see time there if needed.
Mon, 27 Jan 2014 12:57:52 -0800
The Cincinnati Reds signed free-agent 3B Chris Nelson (Angels) to a minor league deal with an invite to spring training Monday, Jan. 27.
Tue, 03 Dec 2013 07:30:24 -0800
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim non-tendered SP Tommy Hanson and 3B Chris Nelson.
Tue, 17 Sep 2013 15:34:27 -0700
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim activated 3B Chris Nelson (hamstring) from the 15-day disabled list Tuesday, Sept. 17.
Wed, 11 Sep 2013 21:44:40 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 3B Chris Nelson (hamstring) has been making progress, and he might be able to return from the 15-day disabled list as soon as next week. Nelson is fielding ground balls at third base, taking batting practice and going through agility drills.
Wed, 11 Sep 2013 12:39:41 -0700
The Colorado Rockies acquired P Yoely Bello from the New York Yankees Wednesday, Sept. 11, to complete the trade that involved 3B Chris Nelson.
Wed, 28 Aug 2013 21:50:30 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim manager Mike Scioscia said Wednesday, Aug. 28, that 3B Chris Nelson (hamstring) will be placed on the 15-day disabled list, and a corresponding move will be made Thursday, Aug. 29. 3B Luis Jimenez was lifted from his game with Triple-A Salt Lake, and appears to be the guy coming up.
Wed, 31 Jul 2013 14:44:21 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Mark Trumbo won't play third base this year or next year. He'll continue to mix in at first base, outfield and designated hitter.
Fantasy Tip: Chris Nelson will get the opportunity to start on a regular basis at third base for the time being. Add him only in AL-only leagues.