Fri, 09 Sep 2005 00:45:39 -0700
The Kansas City Star reports Kansas City Royals 1B/DH Calvin Pickering cleared waivers and now must decide whether to accept assignment to Triple-A Omaha or become a free agent.
Tue, 06 Sep 2005 21:11:32 -0700
The Associated Press reports the Kansas City Royals designated 1B Calvin Pickering for assignment Tuesday, Sept. 6.
Fri, 22 Apr 2005 14:14:48 -0700
The Seattle Post-Intelligencer reports the Kansas City Royals optioned 1B Calvin Pickering to Triple-A Iowa.
Fri, 22 Apr 2005 06:38:02 -0700
The Kansas City Star's Bob Dutton reports Kansas City Royals 1B Calvin Pickering is struggling at the plate, as he is still having trouble finding his swing. "It's like I'm trying to get everything in one game," Pickering said, "instead of being patient and doing my own thing. I don't know. I had some good swings, but I feel like I've got to get it done, get it done, get it done now."
Thu, 14 Apr 2005 20:25:49 -0700
Doug Tucker, of the Associated Press, reports Kansas City Royals 1B Calvin Pickering received permission from the club to leave the team over the weekend in order to accompany his wife in Los Angeles, where she is due to give birth.
Fri, 08 Apr 2005 10:29:10 -0700
Dick Kaegel, of Royals.MLB.com, reports Kansas City Royals 1B Calvin Pickering left the team Wednesday, April 6, to be with his pregnant wife in Los Angeles. The couple is expecting their first child.
Fri, 04 Mar 2005 19:16:21 -0800
Royals.MLB.com reports the Kansas City Royals have agreed to terms with 1B Calvin Pickering.
Tue, 24 Aug 2004 17:23:14 -0700
Updating a previous item, the Associated Press reports Kansas City Royals 1B/DH Calvin Pickering homered Monday night, Aug. 23, giving him three home runs and eight RBI in two games since being recalled from Triple-A Omaha. Both of his starts came as the team's DH.
Sun, 22 Aug 2004 15:19:11 -0700
Dick Kaegel, of Royals.MLB.com, reports Kansas City Royals 1B Calvin Pickering hit two home runs in his Royals debut Sunday, Aug. 22, including a grand slam. His second homer of the game went 440 feet to dead center. The 27-year-old has the frame to put balls in the seats, going 6-5, 260.
Sun, 22 Aug 2004 15:17:33 -0700
Dick Kaegel, of Royals.MLB.com, reports the Kansas City Royals recalled 1B Calvin Pickering from Triple-A Omaha Sunday, Aug. 22. Pickering leads the Pacific Coast League with 35 home runs.