Sat, 22 Mar 2008 11:05:33 -0700
Updating a previous report, Mark Bowman, of Braves.MLB.com, reports Atlanta Braves C Javy Lopez has decided to retire after being assigned to the team's minor league camp.
Sat, 22 Mar 2008 07:04:38 -0700
The Atlanta Braves have sent C Javy Lopez to minor league camp, according to the Associated Press. Lopez, who hit .188 during spring training, hasn't decided if he'll go to the minors.
Fri, 29 Feb 2008 14:06:46 -0800
The Sports Network reports Atlanta Braves C Javy Lopez hit a three-run homer Friday, Feb. 29, against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Wed, 13 Feb 2008 16:32:39 -0800
The Sports Network reports Atlanta Braves C Javy Lopez will compete for the backup catcher job during spring training.
Tue, 18 Dec 2007 00:26:59 -0800
David O'Brien, of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Braves C Javy Lopez will draw a $750,000 salary if he makes the major league roster out of spring training. Lopez was signed to a minor league contract on Monday, Dec. 17.
Mon, 17 Dec 2007 14:33:21 -0800
David O'Brien, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports the Atlanta Braves have signed C Javy Lopez (Rockies) to a minor league contract. Lopez will go to spring training and battle for the role of backup catcher.
Thu, 15 Mar 2007 14:51:38 -0700
Mark Bowman, of Braves.MLB.com, reports the Atlanta Braves might have an interest in C Javy Lopez (Rockies), who was released by the Colorado Rockies Monday, March 12. "Atlanta would be a great fit," said Chuck Berry, Lopez's agent. If signed, Lopez would serve as a backup behind C Brian McCann.
Mon, 12 Mar 2007 13:15:46 -0700
ESPNews reports the Colorado Rockies have released C Javy Lopez.
Tue, 30 Jan 2007 19:07:51 -0800
The Denver Post's Troy E. Renck reports Colorado Rockies C Javy Lopez would have to win the starting job in spring training in order to make the team, which would depend on his catching abilities returning to form. Rockies manager Clint Hurdle intends to carry only two catchers on the regular season roster. Lopez provides insurance in the event C Yorvit Torrealba (shoulder) has any further shoulder problems after two different trips to the disabled list in 2006. C Chris Iannetta is the other catcher in the mix.
Tue, 09 Jan 2007 23:21:58 -0800
The Associated Press reports Colorado Rockies C Javy Lopez is one of four likely candidates to battle for the job going into spring training, the others being C Alvin Colina, C Chris Iannetta and C Yorvit Torrealba.