Thu, 23 Feb 2012 10:32:33 -0800
Los Angeles Dodgers RP Jose Ascanio failed his physical with the team.
Tue, 06 Dec 2011 09:33:08 -0800
The Los Angeles Dodgers have signed free-agent RP Jose Ascanio (Pirates) to a minor league deal with an invite to spring training.
Tue, 14 Jun 2011 13:53:58 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates RP Jose Ascanio cleared waivers and was outrighted to the minors Tuesday, June 14.
Tue, 07 Jun 2011 11:53:48 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates designated RP Jose Ascanio for assignment Tuesday, June 7.
Wed, 18 May 2011 15:24:15 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates RP Evan Meek (shoulder) is likely to rejoin the team Sunday, May 22, and be activated from the disabled list Tuesday, May 24. "He will throw back to back games on Friday and Saturday," manager Clint Hurdle said today of Meek's schedule in Indianapolis. "If he comes out well from all of that, he will rejoin us on Sunday. We have Monday off and he will be fit for duty on Tuesday."
RPs Daniel Moskos or Jose Ascanio are both in danger of being sent down to make room for Meek.
Sun, 15 May 2011 02:57:28 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates RP Jose Ascanio (shoulder) reported feeling fine after his first big-league appearance in more than a year Friday, May 13, when he threw 10 of 12 pitches for strikes and blew through three hitters in the Milwaukee Brewers fifth inning.
Wed, 11 May 2011 11:57:48 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates placed RP Michael Crotta (elbow) on the disabled list Wednesday, May 11. RP Jose Ascanio (face) will be activated to replace him on the roster.
Tue, 10 May 2011 21:16:31 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates are expected to make a decision on RP Jose Ascanio (face), as he has completed his minor league rehab assignment. The thinking is that he'll re-join the Pirates bullpen, since he is out of options and the team would have to risk losing him to another team through waivers. "Sometimes you make (a move so) that you don't lose anybody and you take a look at the guy that you need to take a look at," manager Clint Hurdle said.
Fri, 06 May 2011 21:51:35 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates RP Jose Ascanio (elbow, head) allowed a run and three hits over two innings during his fifth minor league rehab appearance with Triple-A Indianapolis Friday, May 6.
Mon, 02 May 2011 07:58:58 -0700
Updating previous reports, Pittsburgh Pirates RP Jose Ascanio (elbow, head) pitched a scoreless rehab inning at Triple-A Indianapolis Friday, April 29.