Fri, 07 Mar 2014 14:22:17 -0800
Minnesota Twins 1B Chris Colabello went 3-for-3 Friday, March 7, and is now hitting .455/.625/.636 with two doubles and five walks in six games, putting himself in consideration for a bench spot. He could also serve as the backup first baseman and a right-handed hitting designated hitter.
Sun, 22 Dec 2013 12:04:33 -0800
Minnesota Twins 1B Chris Colabello has rejected an offer to play in South Korea. According to a source with direct knowledge of the situation, he would have earned close to $1 million if he had agreed to the deal, while the Twins would have received a comparable buyout. The South Korea LG Twins had previously been in talks with Minnesota regarding a buyout of his contract but the offer of nearly $1 million came from another team in the Korean League.
Sat, 31 Aug 2013 21:28:00 -0700
Minnesota Twins INF Chris Colabello is expected to see more at-bats at first base following the trade of 1B Justin Morneau to the Pittsburgh Pirates. Manager Ron Gardenhire said Saturday, Aug. 31, that C Chris Herrmann and 3B Trevor Plouffe could see time at first base, too.
Wed, 21 Aug 2013 12:32:12 -0700
The Minnesota Twins recalled INF Chris Colabello from the minors Wednesday, Aug. 21, and released RP Cody Eppley in a corresponding move.
Fri, 16 Aug 2013 15:02:43 -0700
The Minnesota Twins activated C Ryan Doumit (concussion) from the 7-day disabled list Friday, Aug. 16, and optioned INF Chris Colabello to the minors in a corresponding move.
Sun, 09 Jun 2013 11:22:34 -0700
The Minnesota Twins have recalled OF Chris Colabello for their doubleheader against the Washington Nationals Sunday, June 9.
Sun, 02 Jun 2013 16:54:12 -0700
The Minnesota Twins optioned INF Chris Colabello to Triple-A Rochester Sunday, June 2. A corresponding move will be made before the team's next game Tuesday, June 4.
Thu, 30 May 2013 14:28:23 -0700
The Minnesota Twins will place 3B Trevor Plouffe (calf) on the 15-day disabled list Thursday, May 30, with a calf strain.
Fantasy Tip: This is really bad timing for Plouffe, as he was just activated from the seven-day DL for concussions. Chris Colabello is expected to be recalled as a result. Eduardo Escobar is expected to continue seeing starts at the hot corner, but he and Colabello are strictly AL-only commodities while Plouffe is out.
Wed, 29 May 2013 12:10:55 -0700
The Minnesota Twins activated 3B Trevor Plouffe (concussion) from the seven-day disabled list Wednesday, May 29, and optioned INF Chris Colabello to the minors in a corresponding move.
Tue, 28 May 2013 19:48:16 -0700
The Minnesota Twins are expected to need to make a roster move Wednesday, May 29, and INF Chris Colabello, 2B Brian Dozier and C Chris Herrmann could be options for demotion to make room for OF Trevor Plouffe (concussion).