Tue, 25 Feb 2014 20:41:19 -0800
The Texas Rangers are looking for a right-handed hitter for a platoon designated hitter and backup first and third baseman, and 3B Kevin Kouzmanoff could fill that role.
Mon, 24 Feb 2014 20:39:32 -0800
Texas Rangers 3B Kevin Kouzmanoff (back) was scratched from the lineup for the intrasquad game Monday, Feb. 24, due to a sore back. He is considered day to day.
Sat, 22 Feb 2014 21:14:31 -0800
Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington is looking or a right-handed hitter who can serve as the designated hitter against left-handed pitching. OF Michael Choice is believed to be a possibility, but Washington is reluctant to use a young player in that position. 3B Kevin Kouzmanoff, a non-roster invitee, also could get a look.
Thu, 12 Dec 2013 08:54:25 -0800
The Texas Rangers signed free-agent RP Doug Mathis (Pirates), OF Brent Lillibridge (Yankees), 3B Kevin Kouzmanoff (Marlins) and INF Joshua Wilson (Diamondbacks) to minor league deals Thursday, Dec. 12.
Tue, 26 Mar 2013 10:11:39 -0700
The Miami Marlins optioned RP Dan Jennings to Triple-A New Orleans and reassigned INFs Nick Green, Matt Downs and Kevin Kouzmanoff and OF Jordan Brown and P Zach Phillips to minor league camp Tuesday, March 26.
Wed, 30 Jan 2013 20:32:43 -0800
The Miami Marlins will have at least 71 players in camp when the team opens spring training Feb. 11, and that includes 31 non-roster invitees. Of those 31 non-roster players, 14 are from the organization. The 17 minor-league free agents looking to catch on include Ps Jonathan Albaladejo, John Maine, Doug Mathis, Zach Phillips, Chad Qualls, Kevin Slowey, Jordan Smith, Mitch Talbot and Michael Wuertz. The non-roster minor-league free agents are C Craig Tatum, INFs Matt Downs, Nick Green, Kevin Kouzmanoff, Ed Lucas and Chris Valaika. The OFs are Jordan Brown and Austin Kearns. "It's a relatively large group and a lot of opportunity and I think there will be some good competition in a number of areas," team executive Larry Beinfest said.
Sat, 03 Nov 2012 10:25:02 -0700
The Miami Marlins have signed 3B Kevin Kouzmanoff (Royals) and P Jordan Smith (Reds) to minor league contracts, with invitations to big league camp.
Sun, 15 Jul 2012 10:58:12 -0700
Kansas City Royals minor league 3B Kevin Kouzmanoff has been demoted from Triple-A Omaha to Double-A Northwest Arkansas.
Fri, 30 Mar 2012 09:15:12 -0700
The Kansas City Royals optioned Ps Louis Coleman and Jeremy Jeffress to Triple-A Omaha Thursday, March 29, and assigned Ps Francisley Bueno and Tommy Hottovy, 3B Kevin Kouzmanoff and C Max Ramirez to minor league camp.
Sat, 14 Jan 2012 11:29:47 -0800
The Kansas City Royals have agreed to terms with free-agent 3B Kevin Kouzmanoff (Rockies) on a minor league contract, with an invitation to major league spring training camp, according to agent Matt Sosnick. If he makes the major league roster, he will earn a base salary of $1 million, with an opportunity to earn an additional $300,000 in incentives. The contract also includes a provision where he could ask for his release if he is still in the minor leagues by May 1.