Wed, 12 Dec 2012 15:41:00 -0800
The Minnesota Twins signed free-agent OF Brandon Boggs (Pirates), 2B Ray Olmedo (White Sox), RP Bryan Augenstein (Rays), 1B Reynaldo Rodriguez (Red Sox), SP Virgil Vasquez (Angels) and SP Mike O'Connor (Yankees) to minor league deals Wednesday, Dec. 12. Boggs, Olmedo and Augenstein received invites to spring training.
Wed, 26 Jan 2011 00:12:56 -0800
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim have signed free-agent P Virgil Vasquez (Rays) to a minor league deal, according to Baseball Prospectus' Kevin Goldstein. No financial terms were disclosed.
Fri, 02 Apr 2010 05:55:56 -0700
The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review's Rob Biertempfel reports the Tampa Bay Rays acquired P Virgil Vasquez from the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for a player to be named.
Mon, 15 Mar 2010 06:23:28 -0700
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette's Dejan Kovacevic reports the Pittsburgh Pirates optioned SP Brad Lincoln and SP Donnie Veal to Triple-A Indianapolis. P Bryan Morris was optioned to Class A Bradenton. C Tony Sanchez, P Virgil Vasquez, P Jeff Sues and P Justin Thomas were reassigned to minor league camp.
Sat, 07 Nov 2009 12:18:54 -0800
Updating previous reports, Pittsburgh Pirates SPs Virgil Vasquez and Eric Hacker were assigned outright to Triple-A Indianapolis, and C Steve Lerud was assigned outright to Double-A Altoona, according to USAToday.com.
Fri, 06 Nov 2009 13:01:37 -0800
The Sports Network reports the Pittsburgh Pirates outrighted SP Virgil Vasquez, C Steve Lerud and SP Eric Hacker to the minors Friday, Nov. 6.
Fri, 04 Sep 2009 12:06:00 -0700
Rob Biertempfel, of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, reports the Pittsburgh Pirates have switched to a six-man rotation, with SPs Charlie Morton, Ross Ohlendorf, Daniel McCutchen, Paul Maholm and Zach Duke in the mix. P Virgil Vasquez could also be in the mix for a spot start.
Tue, 01 Sep 2009 07:11:37 -0700
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette's Chuck Finder reports the Pittsburgh Pirates recalled 3B Neil Walker and P Virgil Vasquez from Triple-A Indianapolis.
Sun, 02 Aug 2009 11:54:10 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates SP Virgil Vasquez allowed three runs on nine hits over five innings Saturday, Aug. 1, against the Washington Nationals, according to The Associated Press. He walked two and struck out two, improving to 2-5 on the season. However, he was demoted to Triple-A Indianapolis following the game to make room for P Kevin Hart in the starting rotation.
Tue, 21 Jul 2009 18:58:40 -0700
The Associated Press reports Pittsburgh Pirates SP Virgil Vasquez (1-4) lost his fourth straight start Tuesday, July 21, against the Milwaukee Brewers. He gave up two runs and nine hits while striking out four.