Brayan Pena news, rumors and stats

 

Brayan Pena

Cincinnati Reds
Catcher | Ht: | Wt: 230


Fantasy Baseball | Draft Guide | Team News

2014 Fantasy Baseball Projections

ABRHHRRBISBBAOBPSLGOPS
21017575220.271.299.395.694

Access our Fantasy Baseball coverage for more!

The latest Brayan Pena MLB and fantasy baseball news

From -- thru  --


Reds | Brayan Pena back in lineup

Wed, 09 Jul 2014 12:29:00 -0700

Cincinnati Reds C Brayan Pena (forearm) is back in the lineup Wednesday, July 9, against the Chicago Cubs. He is playing first base and batting sixth.

Fantasy Tip: Pena will see additional playing time with Joey Votto on the disabled list and has fleeting NL-only value.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Chicago Tribune - Mark Gonzales

Reds | Brayan Pena has a sore forearm

Tue, 08 Jul 2014 13:35:28 -0700

Cincinnati Reds C Brayan Pena (forearm) is dealing with soreness in his right forearm and does not want to aggravate it. He was scheduled to play in the second game of the team's doubleheader Tuesday, July 8, against the Chicago Cubs, but he is no longer in the starting lineup.

Fantasy Tip: Devin Mesoraco started the first game of the doubleheader, so Tucker Barnhart will catch and bat eighth in game No. 2. Pena was in the plan to spot start at first base occasionally, with Joey Votto on the disabled list, so monitor the situation. Neftali Soto hit another home run last night for Triple-A Louisville, and he is a potential add in NL-only leagues, if he gets recalled.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Cincinnati Enquirer - John Fay

Reds | Brayan Pena to fill in at 1B

Tue, 08 Jul 2014 08:46:51 -0700

Cincinnati Reds C Brayan Pena will be the primary fill-in at first base with 1B Joey Votto (quadriceps) on the disabled list. OF Jay Bruce played first base for the first time since high school Monday, July 7.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com

Reds | Joey Votto to DL

Tue, 08 Jul 2014 08:00:28 -0700

Cincinnati Reds 1B Joey Votto (quadriceps) was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left quadriceps. C/1B Brayan Pena was activated from the paternity list.

Fantasy Tip: Todd Frazier is playing first base Tuesday, July 8, with Ramon Santiago at the hot corner. Jay Bruce started at first base Monday, July 7, with Ryan Ludwick and Skip Schumaker in the corner outfield spots. Expect a rotation with Chris Heisey also involved in the short term if they decide to go that route, but the Santiago elevation to the lineup is more likely. All of these subs are desperation NL-only assets.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: MLB.com

Reds | Brayan Pena placed on paternity list

Sun, 06 Jul 2014 07:39:21 -0700

Cincinnati Reds C Brayan Pena was placed on the paternity list Sunday, July 6.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: MLB.com - Mark Sheldon

Reds | Brayan Pena a late scratch

Sat, 05 Jul 2014 18:04:29 -0700

Cincinnati Reds C Brayan Pena (undisclosed) was a late scratch from the lineup Saturday, July 5, and was replaced by C Devin Mesoraco. Manager Bryan Price said Pena was a "little banged up" but could have played.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: MLB.com - Mark Sheldon

Reds | Joey Votto to DL, Jay Bruce activated

Wed, 21 May 2014 12:28:13 -0700

The Cincinnati Reds placed 1B Joey Votto (quadriceps) on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday, May 21, and activated OF Jay Bruce (knee) from the DL in a corresponding move. Votto's DL stint is retroactive to May 16.

Fantasy Tip: The good news here is the Reds seriously considered having Votto avoid the DL, because his injury wasn't too serious, and it's not related to his surgically repaired knee. He may not need that much time before returning, but stay tuned. In his absence, the Reds are likely to use some combination of Todd Frazier, Neftali Soto and Brayan Pena at first base. Soto deserves some mild attention in NL-only leagues in the short term.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: MLB.com

Reds | Brayan Pena available if needed

Tue, 06 May 2014 19:31:26 -0700

Cincinnati Reds manager Bryan Price said Tuesday, May 6, that C Brayan Pena (hamstring) was available if needed, and was out of the lineup because he wanted to pair C Tucker Barnhart with SP Homer Bailey, not due to the injury. In addition, Price mentioned he likes to use Pena with SP Johnny Cueto.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: MLB.com - Mark Sheldon

Reds | Brayan Pena to get most of work

Sat, 26 Apr 2014 19:09:15 -0700

Cincinnati Reds C Brayan Pena will receive most of the playing time at catcher while C Devin Mesoraco (hamstring) is on the 15-day disabled list.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: MLB.com - Mark Sheldon

Reds | Devin Mesoraco suffers injury

Fri, 25 Apr 2014 18:52:53 -0700

Cincinnati Reds C Devin Mesoraco (hamstring) left the game early Friday, April 25, because of a strained left hamstring.

Fantasy Tip: Brayan Pena likely would get most of the starts if Mesoraco misses time but likely would only be an option for NL-only and two-catcher leagues.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Cincinnati Enquirer - C. Trent Rosecrans