Sun, 13 Aug 2006 14:35:26 -0700
The Colorado Springs Gazette's Bob Stephens reports Colorado Rockies minor league 1B Carlos Rivera, currently playing with Triple-A Colorado Springs, ranks second in the Pacific Coast League with a .347 average.
Fri, 11 Aug 2006 12:16:14 -0700
Thomas Harding, of Colorado.Rockies.MLB.com, reports the Colorado Rockies are considering their options in center field as outfielders Cory Sullivan and Choo Freeman have not been producing offensively at the position. Among those being considered are 2B Kazuo Matsui, 1B Carlos Rivera and OF Ryan Spilborghs.
Tue, 28 Mar 2006 10:45:02 -0800
The Associated Press reports the Colorado Rockies reassigned IF Carlos Rivera to minor league camp.
Thu, 19 Jan 2006 10:44:50 -0800
The Associated Press reports the Colorado Rockies signed 1B Carlos Rivera (Pirates) to a minor league contract.
Tue, 29 Mar 2005 10:33:16 -0800
The Associated Press reports the Houston Astros reassigned IF Carlos Rivera to minor league camp.
Thu, 06 Jan 2005 21:25:29 -0800
USAToday.com reports the Houston Astros signed free agent 1B Carlos Rivera (Pirates) to a minor league contract with a spring training invitation Thursday, Jan. 6. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Fri, 03 Dec 2004 00:53:08 -0800
Updating a previous item, The Associated Press reports Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Carlos Rivera has cleared waivers and is now a free agent.
Sat, 20 Nov 2004 01:58:37 -0800
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette's Robert Dvorchak reports the Pittsburgh Pirates designated IF Carlos Rivera for assignment. The team has 10 days to trade Rivera, release him or send him to the minors.
Fri, 07 May 2004 13:06:37 -0700
USAToday.com reports the Pittsburgh Pirates optioned IF Carlos Rivera to Triple-A Nashville.
Tue, 27 Apr 2004 01:00:22 -0700
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Carlos Rivera is ready to play every day following an injury to 1B Randall Simon. "I was hungry," Rivera said. "I wanted to play every day wherever I was going. I got my at-bats over there in Nashville. I'm healthy. That's the biggest thing. I'm ready to go."