Sat, 07 Jun 2014 11:45:46 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers hitting coach John Valentin was taken to the hospital after being struck below the left eye by a line drive in an indoor batting cage. His vision was fine and he was scheduled to undergo a CT scan.
Tue, 22 Oct 2013 20:11:15 -0700
The contracts for Los Angeles Dodgers assistant hitting coach John Valentin, bullpen coach Chuck Crim and assistant pitching coach Ken Howell all had their contracts expire, but the team is looking to bring all three back.
Tue, 13 Nov 2012 11:32:16 -0800
The Los Angeles Dodgers named Ken Howell their assistant pitching coach and promoted Chuck Crim to bullpen coach and John Valentin to assistant hitting coach Tuesday, Nov. 13.
Wed, 07 Nov 2012 13:28:12 -0800
The Los Angeles Dodgers will name John Valentin as their assistant hitting coach. Valentin was the Class AAA hitting coach for the Dodgers last year.
Sat, 01 Nov 2008 09:09:37 -0700
The Los Angeles Dodgers have named John Valentin manager for their Double-A Chattanooga farm team, according to USAToday.com.
Thu, 25 Mar 2004 14:11:08 -0800
USAToday.com reports the Houston Astros released 3B John Valentin.
Thu, 08 Jan 2004 09:26:43 -0800
The Sports Network reports the Houston Astros signed 3B John Valentin (Phillies) to a minor-league deal.
Tue, 10 Jun 2003 20:08:37 -0700
Updating a previous item, the AP reports infielder John Valentin, who signed a minor-league contract with the Philadelphia Phillies earlier on Tuesday, June 10, will report to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on June 12. Valentin, who is 36 years old, played with the New York Mets last year in 114 games. "He has some versatility in that he can play all four infield positions, and we're willing to find out if he can help us," said assistant general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. on Tuesday.
Tue, 10 Jun 2003 13:09:20 -0700
USAToday.com reports the Philadelphia Phillies have signed IF John Valentin to a minor league contract. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.