Mon, 10 Mar 2008 11:18:36 -0700
USAToday.com reports the Florida Marlins have released OF Jorge Piedra.
Sat, 05 Jan 2008 08:10:19 -0800
The Florida Marlins have agreed to terms with OF Jorge Piedra (Athletics) on a minor league contract, according to USAToday.com.
Wed, 13 Jun 2007 16:52:24 -0700
Susan Slusser, of the San Francisco Chronicle, reports the Oakland Athletics have signed OF Jorge Piedra and assigned him to Triple-A Sacramento.
Sun, 13 Aug 2006 15:10:57 -0700
Updating an earlier item, the Denver Post's Troy E. Renck reports Colorado Rockies OF Jorge Piedra is expected to clear waivers Tuesday, Aug. 15, after which he'll have the option of refusing an outright assignment to Triple-A Colorado Springs and then becoming a free agent. Piedra was successful last year as a pinch-hitter, but had gone just 4-for-32 this year in the same situation.
Sat, 12 Aug 2006 00:41:57 -0700
Colorado Rockies OF Jorge Piedra has been designated for assignment, according to USAToday.com.
Fri, 09 Jun 2006 19:58:15 -0700
The Colorado Rockies have recalled OF Jorge Piedra from Triple-A Colorado Springs, according to USAToday.com.
Wed, 03 May 2006 04:54:00 -0700
Thomas Harding, of Colorado.Rockies.MLB.com, reports Colorado Rockies OF Jorge Piedra has been optioned to Triple-A Colorado Springs.
Mon, 01 May 2006 22:49:10 -0700
Colorado.Rockies.MLB.com reports the rehab assignment for Colorado Rockies OF Jorge Piedra (heel), who has been out since the middle of spring training with a left heel strain, expired on Monday, May 1. Rockies officials will discuss his status this week. Piedra has struggled to a .143 batting average with no home runs and an RBI in 35 at-bats over 12 minor-league games.
Thu, 06 Apr 2006 20:26:50 -0700
Thomas Harding, of Rockies.MLB.com, reports Colorado Rockies OF Jorge Piedra (heel) is striding but not running at full speed. He will begin hitting once he can sprint.
Thu, 23 Mar 2006 20:33:33 -0800
Thomas Harding, of Rockies.MLB.com, reports Colorado Rockies IF Jason Smith is a possible candidate to make the team's roster with OF Jorge Piedra on the disabled list. Smith is batting .387 with two doubles, a triple and nine RBIs this spring.