Tue, 21 Jun 2011 07:32:49 -0700
The New York Mets front office wanted to annul the trade that sent SP Scott Kazmir to the Tampa Bay Rays for SP Victor Zambrano due to medical concerns, but they were overruled by ownership, a source employed by the organization in 2004. The Wilpons didn't want to rock the boat given their relationship with commissioner Bud Selig. Zambrano made only three starts for the Mets before his elbow gave out.
Wed, 11 Nov 2009 08:23:16 -0800
The Associated Press reports Venezuelan police rescued former MLB SP Victor Zambrano's mother, who had been kidnapped.
Mon, 09 Nov 2009 05:21:11 -0800
ESPN 1050's Andrew Marchand reports former MLB SP Victor Zambrano's mother was kidnapped by eight armed men on his farm in Villa de Cura, Venezuela.
Thu, 29 Jan 2009 08:07:07 -0800
Ken Rosenthal, of FOXSports.com, reports the Milwaukee Brewers are not interested in pitchers trying to make comebacks from injuries such as free-agent Ps Kris Benson (Phillies), Jason Jennings (Rangers), Mark Redman (Rockies) and Victor Zambrano (Yankees).
Wed, 22 Oct 2008 10:29:37 -0700
Bryan Hoch, of MLB.com, reports New York Yankees SP Victor Zambrano is playing in the Venezuelan Winter League during the offseason. He has given up three hits while striking out 10 in two starts for the Navegantes del Magallanes.
Sat, 30 Aug 2008 06:48:34 -0700
New York Yankees minor league SP Victor Zambrano has been assigned to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, from Double-A Trenton, according to USAToday.com.
Thu, 07 Aug 2008 15:03:11 -0700
The Associated Press reports New York Yankees SP Victor Zambrano pitched four scoreless innings for the Yankees' Gulf Coast League team Thursday, Aug. 7. He allowed one hit while striking out three batters and walking one batter in the game.
Thu, 31 Jul 2008 20:34:03 -0700
The Associated Press' Howie Rumberg reports the New York Yankees have signed free agent P Victor Zambrano to an undisclosed contract. The veteran had been working out at the team's minor league complex in Tampa, Fla. The right-hander has a 45-44 career mark with a 4.64 ERA.
Tue, 29 Jul 2008 13:26:19 -0700
The Associated Press reports free-agent SP Victor Zambrano (Rockies) threw 46 pitches in his second simulated game Tuesday, July 29.
Wed, 16 Jul 2008 11:08:49 -0700
The Associated Press reports free-agent SP Victor Zambrano (Rockies) threw his second bullpen session Wednesday, July 16. Zambrano continues to work out at the New York Yankees complex.