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Wed, 08 Apr 2009 09:50:15 -0700
Jim Street, of MLB.com, reports the Seattle Mariners signed free-agent RP Jeff Zimmerman (Rangers) to a minor league deal Tuesday, April 7. Zimmerman has not pitched in more than eight years. The team was impressed with his conditioning during recent workouts and he reached 90 mph on the radar gun. Zimmerman will begin in extended Spring Training Wednesday, April 8. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Mon, 07 Mar 2005 09:13:37 -0800
SI.com reports the Texas Rangers re-signed RP Jeff Zimmerman to a minor-league contract in late February.
Sat, 08 Jan 2005 11:48:43 -0800
The Detroit Free Press reports the commissioner's office has rejected the minor-league contract the Texas Rangers re-signed RP Jeff Zimmerman to. The team still hopes to re-sign him.
Wed, 22 Dec 2004 02:34:57 -0800
The Dallas Morning News reports the Texas Rangers signed RP Jeff Zimmerman to a minor-league contract that does not include an invitation to spring training. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Thu, 08 Jul 2004 10:30:37 -0700
Updating an earlier story, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram's T.R. Sullivan reports Texas Rangers RP Jeff Zimmerman (elbow) is scheduled for surgery to repair his flexor tendon Thursday, July 8.
Sun, 13 Jun 2004 06:58:27 -0700
The Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports Texas Rangers P Jeff Zimmerman (elbow) worked off the mound in the bullpen Saturday, June 12, for the first time since spring training. Zimmerman, who had elbow surgery Wednesday, April 7, is still a long way from returning. "It was not as easy as I had hoped, but I did get on the mound and throw a few pitches downhill," Zimmerman said. "So it was a step. It's a huge jump from flat ground."
Wed, 09 Jun 2004 11:37:02 -0700
Updating earlier reports, Jesse Sanchez, of Rangers.MLB.com, reports Texas Rangers P Jeff Zimmerman (elbow) will start throwing off the mound this weekend, June 12-13.
Tue, 01 Jun 2004 21:28:12 -0700
Tom Withers, of the Associated Press, reports Texas Rangers CL Francisco Cordero tied a club record Tuesday night, June 1, by recording his 17th consecutive save. He tied former CLs John Wetteland (1999) and Jeff Zimmerman (2002).
Thu, 13 May 2004 05:23:25 -0700
Evan Grant, of The Dallas Morning News, reports Texas Rangers P Jeff Zimmerman (forearm) threw on Wednesday, May 12 for the first time since an operation to free a trapped forearm nerve on Wednesday, April 7. He played catch for 30 throws. Zimmerman may still need further surgery on the area where he had Tommy John surgery two years ago.
Fri, 23 Apr 2004 15:14:02 -0700
The Associated Press reports the Texas Rangers transferred RP Jeff Zimmerman (forearm) to the 60-day disabled list.