Sat, 26 Nov 2011 12:00:37 -0800
Free-agent 1B Barbaro Canizares (Braves) is hoping to catch on with a major league team with an invitation to spring training camp. The 32-year-old spent last season with Oaxaca in the Mexican Summer League after being released by the Atlanta Braves April 3. Canizares currently leads the Mexican Pacific League with 15 home runs and 37 RBIs through 38 games, while maintaining a .319 average.
Wed, 22 Dec 2010 14:37:49 -0800
Atlanta Braves 1B Barbaro Canizares has hit 10 home runs in just 49 games in the Mexican Winter League and OF Matt Young is hitting .358 in 45 games in the same league, according to MLB.com's Bailey Stephens. IF Diory Hernandez is also excelling in the Venezuelan Winter League, batting .304.
Wed, 30 Jun 2010 07:32:47 -0700
The International League released the roster for the 2010 All-Star Game Wednesday, June 30, according to MLB.com's Danny Wild. Filling out the roster will be Chicago White Sox C Tyler Flowers, Philadelphia Phillies 1B Andy Tracy, Cincinnati Reds 2B Chris Valaika, New York Yankees SS Eduardo Nunez, Philadelphia Phillies 3B Cody Ransom, Cleveland Indians OF Michael Brantley, Detroit Tigers OF Jeff Frazier, Minnesota Twins OF Dustin Martin, Tampa Bay Rays DH Dan Johnson, Chicago White Sox SP Dan Hudson, Tampa Bay Rays SP Carlos Torres, New York Yankees RP Jonathan Albaladejo, Philadelphia Phillies RP Scott Mathieson, Pittsburgh Pirates C Erik Kratz, New York Yankees C Jesus Montero, Atlanta Braves IF Barbaro Canizares, Tampa Bay Rays IF Joe Dillon, Tampa Bay Rays IF Elliot Johnson, Washington Nationals IF Chase Lambin, Boston Red Sox OF Bubba Bell, Cleveland Indians OF Jose Constanza, Baltimore Orioles OF Jeff Salazar, Philadelphia Phillies P Nate Bump, Atlanta Braves P Mike Dunn, Boston Red Sox P Robert Manuel, New York Mets P Pat Misch, Detroit Tigers P Jay Sborz, Minnesota Twins P Anthony Slama, Baltimore Orioles P Chris Tillman and Cincinnati Reds P Travis Wood.
Fri, 04 Dec 2009 10:21:12 -0800
CBSSports.com reports the Atlanta Braves outrighted 1B Barbaro Canizares to the minors Thursday, Dec. 3.
Sun, 02 Aug 2009 14:47:25 -0700
The Atlanta Braves have optioned 1B Barbaro Canizares to Triple-A Gwinnett, according to USAToday.com.
Fri, 31 Jul 2009 18:57:41 -0700
The Sports Network reports the Atlanta Braves recalled 1B Barbaro Canizares from Triple-A Gwinnett Friday, July 31.
Tue, 16 Jun 2009 13:48:14 -0700
The Associated Press reports the Atlanta Braves optioned 1B Barbaro Canizares to Triple-A Gwinnett Tuesday, June 16.
Thu, 11 Jun 2009 08:48:18 -0700
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution's Chris Vivlamore reports the Atlanta Braves recalled 1B Barbaro Canizares from Triple-A Gwinnett.
Mon, 06 Aug 2007 12:21:39 -0700
Guy Curtright, of Braves.MLB.com, reports Atlanta Braves 1B Barbaro Canizares returned to Triple-A Richmond after two months of absence. Canizares, a Cuban defector, was delayed because of visa problems.