Fri, 05 Jun 2009 12:57:19 -0700
The Sports Network reports the Cleveland Indians signed free-agent OF Rob Mackowiak (Mets) to a minor league deal Friday, June 5, and assigned him to Triple-A Columbus. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Fri, 13 Mar 2009 07:17:32 -0700
The New York Daily News' Adam Rubin reports the New York Mets reassigned OF Rob Mackowiak, P Eddie Kunz, RP Valerio De Los Santos and C Josh Thole to minor league camp.
Fri, 23 Jan 2009 15:57:09 -0800
The Associated Press reports the New York Mets agreed to terms with free-agent OF Rob Mackowiak (Nationals) on a minor league deal Friday, Jan. 23. He can make up to $600,000 if he is added to the major league roster. Mackowiak can make an extra $200,000 in incentives.
Sun, 08 Jun 2008 12:08:42 -0700
The Washington Nationals have released OF Rob Mackowiak, according to USAToday.com.
Fri, 14 Mar 2008 13:32:16 -0700
Bill Ladson, of Nationals.MLB.com, reports Washington Nationals OF Rob Mackowiak (abdomen) played three innings of defense Thursday, March 13, while playing in the Nationals' accelerated camp. There is no timetable for Mackowiak's return to normal baseball activities.
Thu, 13 Dec 2007 17:26:37 -0800
USAToday.com reports the Washington Nationals have agreed to terms with free-agent OF Rob Mackowiak (Padres) on a one-year contract.
Wed, 05 Dec 2007 23:22:09 -0800
The Chicago Tribune is reporting the Tampa Bay Rays may have an interest in free-agent OF Rob Mackowiak (Padres).
Thu, 01 Nov 2007 17:36:43 -0700
The Sports Network reports the San Diego Padres have declined the 2008 contract option on OF Rob Mackowiak, making him a free agent.
Fri, 28 Sep 2007 14:47:37 -0700
The Associated Press reports San Diego Padres OF Rob Mackowiak (hernia) underwent surgery Wednesday, Sept. 26, for a double sports hernia.
Mon, 24 Sep 2007 01:42:07 -0700
The San Diego Union-Tribune's Tom Krasovic reports San Diego Padres OF Rob Mackowiak (hernia) faces season-ending surgery for a sports hernia. Mackowiak felt a pop and "something weird" in his left lower abdominal area while running during a game in Cincinnati seven weeks ago. "Gradually, it's gotten worse and worse," he said. "I've had multiple cortisone injections and done everything I possibly could do to get on the field."