Mon, 30 Apr 2012 00:04:22 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays SP David Price improved to 4-1 this season with a 5-2 win Sunday, April 29, over the Texas Rangers. Price joins SP James Shields (4-0 this April), Andy Sonnanstine (2008) and Matt Garza (2010) in a tie for most April wins in franchise history.
Sun, 25 Mar 2012 13:27:42 -0700
Updating previous reports, Chicago Cubs RP Andy Sonnanstine did not accept his outright assignment to Triple-A Iowa and has elected to become a free agent.
Thu, 22 Mar 2012 14:34:49 -0700
The Chicago Cubs assigned P Andy Sonnanstine to Triple-A Iowa Thursday, March 22.
Tue, 27 Dec 2011 05:22:53 -0800
The Chicago Cubs signed free-agent P Andy Sonnanstine (Rays) to an undisclosed split deal.
Mon, 12 Dec 2011 22:29:11 -0800
Updating a previous report, the Tampa Bay Rays non-tendered RP Andy Sonnanstine Monday, Dec. 12, making him a free agent. Executive vice president Andrew Friedman said Sonnanstine was no longer an "optimal fit" and "we felt like there would be better opportunities for him elsewhere."
Mon, 12 Dec 2011 09:54:56 -0800
Tampa Bay Rays RPs J.P. Howell and Andy Sonnanstine are likely to be non-tendered by the deadline Monday, Dec. 12. SP Jeff Niemann, RP Joel Peralta, SP David Price and OF B.J. Upton are obvious candidates that will be tendered contracts.
Fri, 30 Sep 2011 09:22:49 -0700
The Tampa Bay Rays set their roster for the Divisional Series against the Texas Rangers. The relievers will be RPs Juan Cruz, Wade Davis, Kyle Farnsworth, Brandon Gomes, J.P. Howell, Jake McGee and Joel Peralta. The team will carry three catchers in Cs John Jaso, Jose Lobaton and Kelly Shoppach. 1B Dan Johnson, SP Jeff Niemann, RP Cesar Ramos, OF Justin Ruggiano and RP Andy Sonnanstine were left off the roster.
Fri, 02 Sep 2011 18:38:01 -0700
The Tampa Bay Rays promoted RP Andy Sonnanstine from Triple-A Durham Friday, Sept. 2. He is expected to be used in long relief and extra innings situations.
Wed, 31 Aug 2011 23:10:07 -0700
The Tampa Bay Rays will recall SP Andy Sonnanstine from Triple-A Durham Friday, Sept. 2.
Sun, 10 Jul 2011 10:26:08 -0700
The Tampa Bay Rays have optioned SP Andy Sonnanstine to Triple-A Durham, in order to get him regular work as a starting pitcher. Sonnanstine had only pitched one inning over the last 18 days and three innings in the last five weeks. In a corresponding move, OF Brandon Guyer was recalled from Durham. He is in the starting lineup against the New York Yankees Sunday, July 10.