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.
Mon, 14 Nov 2011 14:29:56 -0800
The Pittsburgh Pirates are interested in signing free-agent OF Josh Willingham (Athletics) and 3B Kevin Kouzmanoff (Rockies). However, Kouzmanoff is unlikely to sign because he still wants a starting job, and 3B Pedro Alvarez is expected to start in 2012. OF Alex Presley is likely to start in the outfield next year, but the team isn't sold on him yet.
Fri, 07 Oct 2011 10:18:34 -0700
The Colorado Rockies are unlikely to re-sign 3B Kevin Kouzmanoff after he became a free agent earlier this week.
Thu, 06 Oct 2011 08:23:35 -0700
The Colorado Rockies outrighted 3B Kevin Kouzmanoff to Triple-A Colorado Springs. Kouzmanoff elected free agency.
Wed, 05 Oct 2011 09:03:17 -0700
The Colorado Rockies could have a platoon situation at third base next year between 3B Ian Stewart, C Jordan Pacheco and 2B Chris Nelson. Stewart would face right-handed pitching while Pacheco and Nelson would be available against lefties. 3B Kevin Kouzmanoff is unlikely to return. The team is also expected to make a run at New York Mets 3B David Wright if the Mets make him available for trade. Boston Red Sox 3B Kevin Youkilis, San Diego Padres 3B Chase Headley and Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez are other trade possibilities.