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Astros | Jason Castro could be traded

Sun, 09 Nov 2014 10:51:25 -0800

The Houston Astros could listen to trade offers for C Jason Castro as a result of their recent acquisition of C Hank Conger.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Boston Globe - Nick Cafardo

Angels | Hank Conger traded

Wed, 05 Nov 2014 12:50:20 -0800

The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim have traded C Hank Conger to the Houston Astros in exchange for P Nick Tropeano and C Carlos E. Perez.

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Astros | Hank Conger acquired

Wed, 05 Nov 2014 12:49:48 -0800

The Houston Astros have acquired C Hank Conger from the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in exchange for P Nick Tropeano and C Carlos E. Perez.

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Angels | David Freese, Chris Iannetta sitting

Wed, 06 Aug 2014 14:29:56 -0700

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 3B David Freese and C Chris Iannetta are not in the lineup Wednesday, Aug. 6. Starting at third base is SS John McDonald and behind the plate is C Hank Conger.

Fantasy Tip: Freese and Iannetta are both likely just receiving routing days off. Make sure you don't have them in your daily lineups.

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

Blue Jays | Interested in adding catching

Mon, 21 Oct 2013 12:11:29 -0700

The Toronto Blue Jays are interested in trading for Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Cs Chris Iannetta or Hank Conger, according to a person familiar with the team's plans. C J.P. Arencibia hit just .194 with 21 home runs, 55 RBIs and a .592 OPS in 138 games this year. He's eligible for salary arbitration next year after he made $505,600 in 2013.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Toronto Sun - Bob Elliott

Angels | Hank Conger seeing more playing time

Fri, 28 Jun 2013 20:46:48 -0700

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim C Hank Conger has seen more playing time lately, which is a combination of the struggles of C Chris Iannetta and Conger's overall improved play offensively and defensively.

Fantasy Tip: Conger has thrown out more would-be base stealers than Iannetta, and he is seeing more at-bats. He is worth using as a No. 2 catcher in AL-only fantasy leagues.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Los Angeles Times - Mike DiGiovanna

Angels | Hank Conger seeing more time

Tue, 07 May 2013 16:03:16 -0700

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim C Hank Conger is catching SP C.J. Wilson's fifth straight start, but manager Mike Scioscia said it has more to do with C Chris Iannetta's struggles. Scioscia isn't necessarily trying to pair Conger with Wilson. "First and foremost, we want him to get a little more of a comfort level behind the plate. He's doing a good job, but it just doesn't look like he's as comfortable as he needs to be back there. On the offensive side, he hasn't gotten a lot of hits to fall in, but that's secondary to what our starting pitchers need especially," Scioscia said.

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Angels | Saturday lineup notes

Sat, 04 May 2013 11:52:37 -0700

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Josh Hamilton is not in the starting lineup against the Baltimore Orioles Saturday, May 4. C Chris Iannetta will catch and C Hank Conger will serve as the designated hitter.

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Angels | Hank Conger catches again

Wed, 01 May 2013 20:56:26 -0700

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim manager Mike Scioscia used C Hank Conger for the fourth straight start of SP C.J. Wilson, but he said he is not pairing Conger and Wilson exclusively. Conger also started Tuesday, April 30, and was used again because Scioscia said C Chris Iannetta was still "a little stiff" after catching 18 2/3 innings Monday, April 29, against the Oakland Athletics.

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Angels | Closed-door meeting with Joe Blanton

Tue, 16 Apr 2013 21:27:06 -0700

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim manager Mike Scioscia, pitching coach Mike Butcher and Cs Hank Conger and Chris Iannetta held a lengthy closed-door meeting Tuesday, April 16, with SP Joe Blanton. The pitcher has struggled, going 0-3 with an 8.59 ERA. "It was just a conversation, no real message," Blanton said. "They want me to get back to the things I was doing in spring training."

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Los Angeles Times - Mike DiGiovanna