Fri, 23 Mar 2012 07:43:05 -0700
The Boston Red Sox optioned C Luis Exposito, P Junichi Tazawa and SP Clayton Mortensen to Triple-A Pawtucket. They also reassigned OF Alex Hassan, C Max St. Pierre, P Brandon Duckworth and RP Jesse Carlson to minor league camp.
Wed, 29 Feb 2012 22:49:21 -0800
Boston Red Sox SP Alfredo Aceves and RP Daniel Bard are expected to face the Minnesota Twins in a 'B' game Thursday, March 1. Aceves, Bard and Ps Jesse Carlson, Will Inman, Clayton Mortensen, Tony Pena Jr., Justin Thomas and Alex Wilson are all expected to work one inning, according to manager Bobby Valentine.
Thu, 08 Dec 2011 12:54:35 -0800
The Boston Red Sox signed free-agent RP Jesse Carlson (Blue Jays) to a minor league deal with an invite to spring training Thursday, Dec. 8.
Thu, 03 Nov 2011 08:12:08 -0700
The Toronto Blue Jays outrighted OF Adam Loewen and RP Jesse Carlson to Triple-A Las Vegas.
Thu, 26 May 2011 14:38:23 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays RP Jesse Carlson (shoulder) underwent surgery on his shoulder Thursday, May 26, and will not throw for the next three to four months. The operation was performed by Dr. James Andrews.
Sun, 13 Mar 2011 10:26:33 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays RP Jesse Carlson (shoulder) will be cleared to resume throwing once he passes a series of shoulder tests, according to MLB.com's Gregor Chisholm. However, there is no timetable for his return.
Thu, 10 Mar 2011 05:24:58 -0800
The Toronto Blue Jays plan to go with seven relievers, and RPs Frank Francisco, Jon Rauch, Octavio Dotel, Jason Frasor and Shawn Camp have five of the spots, Rogers Sportsnet's Scott Carson reports. RPs David Purcey, Jesse Carlson, Brad Mills, Jo-Jo Reyes, Carlos Villanueva and Casey Janssen will battle for the final two spots. SP Marc Rzepczynski will also be in the mix if he doesn't win a rotation spot.
Wed, 09 Mar 2011 13:59:45 -0800
Due to being a left-hander, Toronto Blue Jays RP David Purcey is expected to win a roster spot this spring, which means Ps Casey Janssen, Carlos Villanueva, Wilfredo Ledezma, Rommie Lewis, Sean Henn, Mike Hinckley, Josh Roenicke and Jesse Carlson are competing for the team's final bullpen slot, speculates Ken Fidlin of the Toronto Sun.
Tue, 01 Mar 2011 14:37:06 -0800
Toronto Blue Jays RP Jesse Carlson's (shoulder) MRI revealed irritation in his shoulder but no structural damage, according to MLB.com's Gregor Chrisholm. Carlson will be shut down for seven to 10 days. He is competing for one of the final spots in the bullpen.
Mon, 28 Feb 2011 14:39:27 -0800
The Toronto Blue Jays have temporarily shut down RP Jesse Carlson (shoulder) due to inflammation in his throwing shoulder, reports Gregor Chisholm of MLB.com. "We're going to back him out for a couple of days," said skipper John Farrell. "He has some inflammation and some irritation in the shoulder. We'll have more on his exam after it's over and completed."