Tue, 10 Jan 2017 00:55:04 -0800
The Chicago Cubs signed free-agent RP Maikel Cleto (Braves) to a minor-league contract. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Mon, 04 Aug 2014 11:45:50 -0700
The Chicago White Sox have purchased the contract of RP Maikel Cleto from Triple-A Charlotte.
Wed, 02 Jul 2014 14:26:20 -0700
The Chicago White Sox have released RP Maikel Cleto.
Mon, 12 May 2014 15:10:55 -0700
The Chicago White Sox optioned RP Maikel Cleto to Triple-A Charlotte Monday, May 12, and released RP David Purcey and 3B Alex Liddi.
Sat, 10 May 2014 12:12:41 -0700
The Chicago White Sox have purchased the contract of RP Frank Francisco from Triple-A Charlotte. In a corresponding move, RP Maikel Cleto has been designated for assignment.
Fri, 28 Mar 2014 10:32:51 -0700
The Chicago White Sox are excited about RP Maikel Cleto after he has slightly altered his mechanics to give him improved command. He's walked only two hitters in 9 2/3 spring innings and has an ERA of 0.93. Cleto had walked 14 hitters in 14 1/3 innings in his last three spring camps. He is getting "down the hill better in his delivery" after working with pitching coaches Don Cooper and Bobby Thigpen. Cleto also has different release points for his secondary pitches.
Tue, 18 Mar 2014 20:39:25 -0700
Chicago White Sox RP Maikel Cleto tossed two scoreless innings Tuesday, March 18, for the second straight Cactus League spring outing. He has allowed just two hits and one walk with four strikeouts over six spring innings to help his bid for a bullpen job.
Wed, 26 Feb 2014 12:07:25 -0800
The Chicago White Sox claimed RP Maikel Cleto off waivers from the Kansas City Royals Wednesday, Feb. 26, and designated 2B Jake Elmore for assignment in a corresponding move.
Mon, 17 Feb 2014 12:25:26 -0800
The Kansas City Royals designated RP Maikel Cleto for assignment Monday, Feb. 17.
Sun, 23 Jun 2013 20:21:35 -0700
The Kansas City Royals claimed RP Maikel Cleto off waivers from the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, June 23. To make room on the 40-man roster, the team designated OF Quintin Berry for assignment.