Sun, 06 Jul 2014 00:41:00 -0700
Seattle Mariners SP Chance Ruffin voluntarily retired Thursday, July 3, so he could return home to his wife and newborn baby in Austin, Texas. Ruffin, 25, was a first-round draft pick of the Detroit Tigers in 2010, signing for a bonus slightly over $1 million. He reached the majors with Detroit in 2011, then was traded to Seattle on July 30 along with Charlie Furbush and Casper Wells for Doug Fister. The Mariners retain his rights should he decide to return.
Wed, 05 Mar 2014 09:33:00 -0800
The Seattle Mariners re-assigned Cs John Hicks and Manny Pina, INF Gabriel Noriega, OF Burt Reynolds and Ps Jonathan Arias, Andrew Carraway, Stephen Kohlscheen, Mark Rogers, Chance Ruffin and James Gillheeny to minor league camp Wednesday, March 5.
Mon, 23 Dec 2013 12:42:12 -0800
Seattle Mariners RP Chance Ruffin cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Tacoma Monday, Dec. 23.
Thu, 19 Dec 2013 08:40:09 -0800
The Seattle Mariners designated RP Chance Ruffin for assignment Wednesday, Dec. 18.
Tue, 03 Sep 2013 10:28:13 -0700
The Seattle Mariners recalled Ps Hector Noesi and Chance Ruffin and SS Carlos Triunfel from Triple-A Tacoma Tuesday, Sept. 3.
Mon, 11 Mar 2013 11:35:30 -0700
The Seattle Mariners have reassigned RP Chance Ruffin to minor league camp.
Fri, 01 Feb 2013 16:20:04 -0800
The Seattle Mariners inked 3B Kyle Seager, 1B Justin Smoak, INF Francisco Martinez, Ps Blake Beavan, Lucas Luetge and Chance Ruffin and OFs Julio Morban, Carlos Peguero, Eric Thames and Casper Wells to undisclosed one-year deals for the 2013 season.
Tue, 27 Mar 2012 09:41:57 -0700
The Seattle Mariners purchased the contracts of SS Munenori Kawasaki and Ps Kevin Millwood and Erasmo Ramirez from the minors Monday, March 26, and sent OF Carlos Peguero and P Chance Ruffin to the minors in corresponding moves.
Mon, 27 Feb 2012 13:49:21 -0800
The Seattle Mariners signed 18 players to one-year contracts Monday, Feb. 27, including C Jesus Montero and Justin Smoak. The others signed were Ps Blake Beavan, Steve Delabar, Lucas Luetge, Yoervis Medina, Hector Noesi, Mauricio Robles and Chance Ruffin, Cs John Jaso and Adam Moore, INFs Alex Liddi, Francisco Martinez, Kyle Seager and Carlos Triunfel and OFs Johermyn Chavez, Chih-Hsien Chiang and Carlos Peguero. Financial terms weren't disclosed.
Fri, 24 Feb 2012 18:57:23 -0800
The Seattle Mariners will have their first intrasquad game Friday, Feb. 24, and pitching coach Carl Willis will have left-handed SPs Danny Hultzen facing Jason Vargas. Ps Shawn Camp, Steve Delabar, Charlie Furbish, Aaron Heilman, Oliver Perez and Chance Ruffin will follow Vargas. Shawn Kelley, Cesar Jimenez, Hong-Chih Kuo, Lucas Luetge, James Paxton, Erasmo Ramirez and Taijuan Walker will follow Hultzen.