Sun, 24 Jul 2011 20:08:28 -0700
The Florida Marlins, who do not need a fifth starter until Saturday, July 30, might turn to SPs Brad Hand or Chris Sampson.
Mon, 13 Jun 2011 06:33:43 -0700
Florida Marlins SPs Elih Villanueva, Chris Sampson and Tom Koehler are being considered to be called up from Triple-A to make the start in the second game of a doubleheader Wednesday, June 15.
Sun, 05 Jun 2011 10:36:08 -0700
Florida Marlins manager Edwin Rodriguez said the team will likely recall one of four pitchers from Triple-A Charlotte to take injured SP Josh Johnson's (shoulder) next turn in the starting rotation Tuesday, June 7. Minor league SPs Brad Hand, Tom Koehler, Chris Sampson and Elih Villanueva are under consideration to be recalled but Sampson is the only pitcher with prior major league experience.
Sun, 24 Apr 2011 11:23:21 -0700
The Florida Marlins have reached minor league deals with RP Chris Sampson (Rockies) and OF Gabe Gross (Mariners), pending completion of their physicals, according to MLB.com's Joe Frisaro.
Tue, 05 Apr 2011 07:39:42 -0700
The Colorado Rockies released SP Greg Smith, RP Craig Baker, C Johnny Bowden, C Josh Powers, C Ben Petralli, P Chris Sampson, IF Eric Duncan, OF Nathan Hines and OF Jason Botts, InsideTheRockies.com's Jack Etkin reports.
Thu, 10 Feb 2011 10:07:56 -0800
The Colorado Rockies signed free-agent RP Chris Sampson (Astros) to a minor league deal Wednesday, Feb. 9, according to CBSSports.com.
Thu, 07 Oct 2010 12:13:42 -0700
Houston Astros Ps Chris Sampson and Josh Banks refused their minor league assignments, making them both free agents, according to CBSSports.com.
Thu, 02 Sep 2010 11:00:33 -0700
The Houston Astros outrighted P Chris Sampson to Triple-A Round Rock Thursday, Sept. 2, according to The Sports Network.
Sun, 25 Jul 2010 08:09:53 -0700
The Houston Astros have optioned RP Chris Sampson to Triple-A Round Rock, according to The Associated Press.
Wed, 23 Jun 2010 08:14:09 -0700
The Houston Astros activated RP Chris Sampson (shoulder) from the 15-day disabled list Tuesday, June 22, according to CBSSports.com.