Sun, 15 Feb 2015 21:09:57 -0800
Texas Rangers C Carlos Corporan is expected to serve as the primary backup to starter C Robinson Chirinos.
Fantasy Tip: Corporan showed a little bit of pop last season in spurts with the Houston Astros, and when he makes an occasional start he could be a decent low-risk FantasyScore option.
Tue, 10 Feb 2015 10:53:05 -0800
Texas Rangers C Robinson Chirinos is expected to enter spring training as the team's starting catcher. C Carlos Corporan is expected to be the backup, with Cs Chris Gimenez and Tomas Telis sharing duties at Class AAA. Chirinos led all American League catchers by throwing out 36.2% of attempted base stealers.
Thu, 22 Jan 2015 09:01:35 -0800
Houston Astros C Carlos Corporan was acquired by the Texas Rangers Thursday, Jan. 22, in exchange for P Akeem Bostick.
Tue, 20 Jan 2015 14:04:49 -0800
Houston Astros C Carlos Corporan was designated for assignment Tuesday, Jan. 20.
Thu, 15 Jan 2015 14:16:21 -0800
Houston Astros C Carlos Corporan avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $975,000 deal Thursday, Jan. 15.
Thu, 15 Jan 2015 13:54:36 -0800
Houston Astros C Carlos Corporan has been discussed in trade negotiations between the team and the Texas Rangers, according to sources.
Thu, 15 Jan 2015 10:59:53 -0800
Houston Astros OFs Jake Marisnick or George Springer could wind up playing center field this year, since the Astros have discussed trades for OF Dexter Fowler and Cs Jason Castro and Carlos Corporan this offseason.
Tue, 02 Dec 2014 05:57:35 -0800
Atlanta Braves C Evan Gattis was the center of trade talks with the Houston Astros early in the offseason, and the Braves wanted to send OF B.J. Upton and the $46.35 million on his deal with him. The Braves also wanted OF Dexter Fowler, a pitching prospect and C Carlos Corporan. The Astros balked at adding $39 million in payroll and never agreed to a second player.
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:33:12 -0700
Houston Astros C Carlos Corporan (thumb) has been dealing with a thumb injury he suffered in June. The injury has affected the way he has swung the bat, especially from the left side. He has been trying to wear extra padding on the thumb and holding the bat a different way.
Wed, 12 Feb 2014 20:02:36 -0800
Houston Astros C Max Stassi (concussion) said Wednesday, Feb. 12, that he is over his concussion, and will be ready for spring training. "All that's in the past now. I feel 100 percent, ready to go," Stassi said. Stassi, who might be the team's catcher of the future, is likely to begin the season at Triple-A Oklahoma City as long as Cs Jason Castro and Carlos Corporan remain healthy.