Wed, 13 Feb 2013 07:13:47 -0800
The Philadelphia Phillies released RP Juan Cruz, per his request. Cruz felt RP Chad Durbin's signing would affect his chances of making the team.
Tue, 12 Feb 2013 07:04:19 -0800
Philadelphia Phillies RP Juan Cruz will not report to camp on time because of some confusion on the reporting date.
Wed, 16 Jan 2013 05:49:05 -0800
The Philadelphia Phillies signed free-agent RP Juan Cruz (Pirates) to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
Thu, 23 Aug 2012 12:27:04 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates released RP Juan Cruz Thursday, Aug. 23, after he refused his outright assignment to Triple-A Indianapolis. He was 1-1 with a 2.78 ERA in 43 relief outings this year.
Mon, 20 Aug 2012 17:03:24 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle said the team will not try to keep RP Juan Cruz if he clears waivers.
Mon, 20 Aug 2012 15:49:23 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates SP Kevin Correia has been tabbed to start against the San Diego Padres Monday, Aug. 20, one day after throwing two innings of relief in the team's 19-inning marathon. Ps Kyle McPherson and Justin Wilson were also recalled from Triple-A Indianapolis to provide relief help. RP Juan Cruz was designated for assignment and SS Jordy Mercer was put on the paternity list in corresponding moves.
Tue, 14 Aug 2012 22:24:16 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates RP Juan Cruz (shoulder) was unavailable Tuesday, Aug. 14, after throwing back-to-back days since returning from the 15-day disabled list.
Sun, 12 Aug 2012 09:56:35 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates have activated RP Juan Cruz (shoulder) from the 15-day disabled list. In a corresponding move, RP Jared Hughes was optioned to Triple-A Indianapolis.
Mon, 06 Aug 2012 12:16:11 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates RP Juan Cruz (shoulder) will begin a rehab assignment with Double-A Altoona Monday, Aug. 6.
Sat, 04 Aug 2012 08:36:39 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates RP Juan Cruz (shoulder) threw 25 pitches in a live batting practice session Friday, Aug. 3. The team will see how he feels the next two days before determining what the next course of action for him will be.