Mon, 28 Feb 2011 14:27:41 -0800
Free-agent RP Bob Howry (Cubs) has announced his retirement Monday, Feb. 28, according to CBSSports.com.
Fri, 30 Jul 2010 11:56:49 -0700
The Chicago Cubs released RP Bob Howry Friday, July 30, according to ESPN.com.
Fri, 21 May 2010 09:11:15 -0700
The Chicago Cubs signed free-agent RP Bob Howry (Diamondbacks) to a one-year deal Friday, May 21, according to MLB.com's Carrie Muskat. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Thu, 20 May 2010 03:29:44 -0700
The Chicago Cubs are close to signing free-agent RP Bob Howry (Diamondbacks), according to the Chicago Tribune's Paul Sullivan.
Mon, 17 May 2010 09:19:06 -0700
The Arizona Diamondbacks released RP Bob Howry Monday, May 17, according to CBSSports.com.
Wed, 07 Apr 2010 10:53:35 -0700
Steve Gilbert, of MLB.com, reports Arizona Diamondbacks RP Chad Qualls is the closer and RP Juan Gutierrez is the eighth-inning setup man, but manager A.J. Hinch is not ready to name a seventh-inning guy. RPs Aaron Heilman, Bob Howry and Jordan Norberto are among the options in the seventh inning.
Sat, 09 Jan 2010 13:20:28 -0800
Updating previous reports, if Arizona Diamondbacks RP Bob Howry is traded during the 2010 season and the 2011 club option on his contract is exercised, he can void the option and the Diamondbacks would not owe him the $250,000 buyout, according to MLB.com's Steve Gilbert. In addition, Howry's club option can become a mutual option if he finishes 40 games during the 2010 season and the buyout would be paid if either side declines the option year. The Diamondbacks have also agreed not to offer him salary arbitration if he is classified as a Type A free agent.
Tue, 29 Dec 2009 10:05:41 -0800
Steve Gilbert, of MLB.com, reports Arizona Diamondbacks RP Bob Howry will likely serve as the setup man to RP Chad Qualls in 2010. RP Juan Gutierrez will also be a setup option in the bullpen.
Tue, 29 Dec 2009 05:15:27 -0800
The Arizona Republic's Nick Piecoro reports the Arizona Diamondbacks officially signed RP Bob Howry (Giants) to a one-year, $2.25 million deal with a $3 million option for 2011 or a $250,000 buyout.
Sun, 27 Dec 2009 02:17:48 -0800
Nick Piecoro, of The Arizona Republic, reports the Arizona Diamondbacks agreed to terms with free-agent RP Bob Howry (Giants) on a one-year deal that includes a team option for 2011. The value of the deal is unknown, but it is said to be worth between $2 million and $3 million. The agreement is pending a physical and could be finalized Monday, Dec. 28.