Thu, 31 May 2007 21:35:09 -0700
USAToday.com reports the Richmond Braves, the Triple-A club of the Atlanta Braves, announced the retirement of RP Rheal Cormier Thursday, May 31.
Sun, 13 May 2007 13:37:15 -0700
The Atlanta Braves have signed RP Rheal Cormier (Reds) to a minor league contract, according to Mark Bowman of Atlanta.Braves.MLB.com. Cormier will join Triple-A Richmond's bullpen beginning Monday, May 14.
Wed, 09 May 2007 17:17:08 -0700
USAToday.com reports the Cincinnati Reds have released RP Rheal Cormier.
Sun, 29 Apr 2007 05:49:06 -0700
Cincinnati Reds RP Rheal Cormier has been designated for assignment, according to USAToday.com.
Tue, 20 Mar 2007 14:26:42 -0700
John Fay, of The Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Reds RP Rheal Cormier could be traded to make room for Rule V selection P Jared Burton. If Burton does not stay on the Reds' 25-man roster all year, then Burton must be optioned back to the Oakland Athletics for $25,000.
Tue, 06 Mar 2007 00:12:31 -0800
The Dayton Daily News reports Cincinnati Reds RP Rheal Cormier (knee) was a workout casualty March 5 during infield practice when he was hit in the left knee by a ball thrown by P Brian Shackelford. Cormier left the field to wrap his knee in ice, but isn't expected to miss any time, "Although I'll have a nice blue bruise for a while," Cormier said.
Tue, 20 Feb 2007 11:24:41 -0800
Mark Sheldon, of Reds.MLB.com, reports Cincinnati Reds P David Weathers is competing to be the team's starting closer with five others, according to Reds manager Jerry Narron. The other pitchers in consideration are Todd Coffey, Bill Bray, Mike Stanton, Rheal Cormier and non-roster addition Kerry Ligtenberg.
Sun, 20 Aug 2006 17:51:53 -0700
Reds.MLB.com's Mark Sheldon reports the Cincinnati Reds plan to employ a closer-by-committee approach for the ninth inning while CL Eddie Guardado (forearm) is out on the 15-day disabled list. Reds manager Jerry Narron plans to mix and match between RP Ryan Franklin, RP Rheal Cormier, RP Scott Schoeneweis and RP Dave Weathers.
Mon, 31 Jul 2006 14:41:21 -0700
Updating previous reports, the Cincinnati Reds have agreed to terms on a one-year contract extension with RP Rheal Cormier, through 2007, according to USAToday.com.
Mon, 31 Jul 2006 08:25:43 -0700
ESPN.com reports the Cincinnati Reds have acquired Philadelphia Phillies RP Rheal Cormier in exchange for SP Justin Germano.