Mon, 17 Nov 2014 08:58:14 -0800
Free-agent RP Esmerling Vasquez (Twins) signed with the Seibu Lions of the Japanese League over the weekend.
Sun, 10 Mar 2013 09:05:28 -0700
The Minnesota Twins have reassigned Ps Bryan Augenstein, Nick Blackburn, Alex Meyer, Lester Oliveros and Esmerling Vasquez to minor league camp.
Tue, 06 Nov 2012 06:15:20 -0800
The Minnesota Twins re-signed RP Samuel Deduno and P Esmerling Vasquez to minor league contracts.
Wed, 24 Oct 2012 13:10:13 -0700
The Minnesota Twins declined to pick up RP Matt Capps' $6 million option for the 2013 season Wednesday, Oct. 24, making him a free agent. Also, Ps Jeff Manship, Luis Perdomo, Esmerling Vasquez, Kyle Waldrop, P.J. Walters and OF Matt Carson were outrighted to the minors.
Sun, 02 Sep 2012 11:18:47 -0700
The Minnesota Twins have activated SP P.J. Walters (shoulder) from the 15-day disabled list and recalled SP Esmerling Vasquez from Triple-A Rochester.
Thu, 30 Aug 2012 15:24:36 -0700
The Minnesota Twins will need a starter for Sunday, Sept. 2, against the Kansas City Royals, and it'll likely be a name from their call-ups Saturday, Sept. 1. SP Esmerling Vasquez is a candidate after impressing at Triple-A Rochester.
Wed, 22 Aug 2012 13:51:30 -0700
Minnesota Twins manager Ron Gardenhire said the team could go to a six-man rotation in September if they call up another pitcher. SP Esmerling Vasquez has a 2.86 ERA with 91 strikeouts and 36 walks in 94 1/3 innings with Triple-A Rochester this year.
Mon, 20 Aug 2012 13:54:32 -0700
The Minnesota Twins outrighted SP Nick Blackburn and INF Tsuyoshi Nishioka to Triple-A Rochester Monday, Aug. 20. P Esmerling Vasquez is a candidate to be recalled.
Mon, 19 Mar 2012 06:00:52 -0700
The Minnesota Twins optioned IF Tsuyoshi Nishioka, OF Rene Tosoni and SP Carlos Gutierrez to Triple-A Rochester. They also reassigned RP Jason Bulger, RP Luis Perdomo, SP Daryl Thompson, RP Esmerling Vasquez, SP P.J. Walters, C Chris Herrmann, C Daniel Rohlfing, 1B Aaron Bates and OF Wilkin Ramirez to minor league camp.
Mon, 13 Feb 2012 12:50:28 -0800
Minnesota Twins P Esmerling Vasquez cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Rochester Monday, Feb. 13. He will still be invited to spring training as a non-roster invite.