Mon, 23 Apr 2012 10:24:38 -0700
The Boston Red Sox have signed free-agent C Mike Rivera (Brewers) and assigned him to Triple-A Pawtucket.
Fri, 30 Mar 2012 12:55:14 -0700
The Milwaukee Brewers released C Mike Rivera and outrighted RP Amaury Rivas to Triple-A Nashville Friday, March 30.
Mon, 26 Mar 2012 15:08:59 -0700
The Milwaukee Brewers assigned C Mike Rivera to minor league camp Monday, March 26.
Wed, 14 Mar 2012 12:15:49 -0700
Milwaukee Brewers C Mike Rivera (hamstring) is day-to-day with a right hamstring strain.
Fri, 09 Dec 2011 11:06:55 -0800
The Milwaukee Brewers re-signed C Mike Rivera to a minor league contract with an invite to spring training Friday, Dec. 9. He will earn $500,000 if he's in the big leagues.
Fri, 27 May 2011 12:40:39 -0700
The Milwaukee Brewers activated OF Nyjer Morgan (finger) from the 15-day disabled list Friday, May 27, and sent C Mike Rivera to Triple-A Nashville in a corresponding move.
Tue, 17 May 2011 11:38:12 -0700
The Milwaukee Brewers recalled C Mike Rivera from the minors and designated RP Sean Green for assignment in a corresponding move Tuesday, May 17. RP Mitch Stetter (hip) was also placed on the 15-day disabled list with labral irritation in his left hip.
Sat, 26 Mar 2011 14:55:26 -0700
Milwaukee Brewers 2B Edwin Maysonet, RP Mark DiFelice and C Mike Rivera have been told that they are not making the 25-man roster, according to Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. They will report to minor league camp Wednesday, March 30.
Wed, 23 Feb 2011 21:39:19 -0800
Milwaukee Brewers general manager Doug Melvin said Wednesday, Feb. 23, that Cs George Kottaras, Wil Nieves and Mike Rivera should be able to fill in during the absence of Jonathan Lucroy (finger) for the next four weeks, reports Adam McCalvy, of MLB.com. The team has no plans to add a catcher via trade or free agency.
Fri, 18 Feb 2011 14:05:45 -0800
Milwaukee Brewers C Mike Rivera lost 25 pounds this offseason as he prepares to battle for the backup catching duties with Cs George Kottaras and Wil Nieves, according to MLB.com's Adam McCalvy. "I feel like they took it away from me after three years here of doing a pretty decent job," Rivera said. "I lost 25 pounds and I'm in the best shape I've ever been in baseball. I feel comfortable that I know everybody. Hopefully, I get the chance to make it hard for them to make a decision."