Sat, 16 Nov 2013 11:40:45 -0800
The San Francisco Giants have signed minor league free agent Ps Jason Berken (White Sox) and Caleb Clay (Nationals). They have also re-signed C Guillermo Quiroz and Ps Daryl Maday and Mason Tobin.
Thu, 04 Apr 2013 11:01:06 -0700
The Chicago White Sox signed free-agent RP Jason Berken (Cubs) to a minor league deal Thursday, April 4, and assigned him to Triple-A Charlotte.
Thu, 25 Oct 2012 15:25:54 -0700
The Chicago Cubs outrighted INF Adrian Cardenas and Ps Miguel Socolovich, Jason Berken and Marcos Mateo to Triple-A Iowa Thursday, Oct. 25.
Thu, 20 Sep 2012 23:35:56 -0700
Chicago Cubs SP Jason Berken struck out four batters in one inning — the fifth Cubs pitcher to ever do that — when Cincinnati Reds C Ryan Hanigan reached on a third-strike wild pitch in the second.
Sat, 15 Sep 2012 23:19:17 -0700
Chicago Cubs SP Jason Berken struggled in his debut with the team, giving up eight hits in four innings, though just two of the six runs he allowed were earned. The Cubs lost 7-6 to the Pittsburgh Pirates. Berken, who was claimed off waivers on Sept. 7 after the Baltimore Orioles designated him for assignment, became the 12th starting pitcher the Cubs have used this season and the team-record 53rd player they've used overall.
Fri, 07 Sep 2012 16:22:06 -0700
The Chicago Cubs will shut down SP Jeff Samardzija for the rest of the season following his start versus the Pittsburgh Pirates Saturday, Sept. 8. He is 8-1 on the season with a 3.91 ERA in 165 2/3 innings at this point. He'll be replaced in the rotation by P Jason Berken, who was claimed off waivers Friday, Sept. 7.
Fri, 07 Sep 2012 14:55:26 -0700
The Chicago Cubs claimed RP Jason Berken off waivers from the Baltimore Orioles Friday, Sept. 7.
Tue, 04 Sep 2012 05:35:41 -0700
Baltimore Orioles P Jason Berken was designated for assignment.
Sun, 12 Aug 2012 09:43:35 -0700
Baltimore Orioles minor league SP Jason Berken, currently with Triple-A Norfolk, has been pulled out of the starting rotation because the organization wants to limit his innings before he is called up.
Sun, 15 Jul 2012 10:21:39 -0700
The Baltimore Orioles have not yet decided upon a starter for their game against the Minnesota Twins Wednesday, July 18, with RPs Steven Johnson and Miguel Socolovich appearing to be in the running. SP Tommy Hunter is also in the mix but the team won't make a decision until after he throws his bullpen session Sunday, July 15. Minor league SPs Jason Berken and Brian Matusz, who are both pitching at Triple-A Norfolk, are not under consideration to make the start.