Thu, 27 Mar 2014 08:53:00 -0700
Colorado Rockies SP Jorge De La Rosa gave up three hits and struck out seven while walking one in six scoreless innings Wednesday, March 26, which was a drastic improvement over his previous spring outing in which he allowed six runs on nine hits in three innings. De La Rosa admitted that he spent much of camp working on pitching inside to hitters. De La Rosa had a good flow going with C Mike McKenry instead of C Wilin Rosario behind the dish Wednesday.
Thu, 16 Jan 2014 11:28:00 -0800
The Colorado Rockies signed C Mike McKenry (Pirates) Thursday, Jan. 16. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.
Tue, 03 Dec 2013 09:32:48 -0800
The Pittsburgh Pirates non-tendered 1B Garrett Jones, C Mike McKenry and SP Kyle McPherson Monday, Dec. 2, making them free agents. C Chris Stewart signed an undisclosed one-year deal to avoid arbitration.
Mon, 02 Dec 2013 08:51:37 -0800
The Pittsburgh Pirates designated C Mike McKenry for assignment Monday, Dec. 2, to make room for C Chris Stewart on the roster. Stewart will compete with C Tony Sanchez as the primary backup to C Russell Martin next season.
Sun, 18 Aug 2013 13:13:41 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates have transferred C Mike McKenry (knee) from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.
Wed, 31 Jul 2013 14:06:29 -0700
Updating a previous report, Pittsburgh Pirates C Mike McKenry (knee) underwent surgery to repair a torn meniscus and will miss the rest of the season. He is expected to be ready for spring training.
Wed, 31 Jul 2013 13:18:36 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle said C Mike McKenry (knee) will undergo surgery on his left knee.
Mon, 29 Jul 2013 12:09:19 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates placed C Mike McKenry (knee) on the 15-day disabled list with a left knee sprain Monday, July 29, and they will recall OF Alex Presley from Triple-A Indianapolis in a corresponding move.
Sun, 28 Jul 2013 11:18:46 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates C Mike McKenry (knee) went 4-for-5 with a double and two RBIs against the Miami Marlins Saturday, July 27, but tweaked his left knee while grounding out during a ninth-inning at-bat. "It's all right," he said after the game. "It's just kind of stuck."
Mon, 13 May 2013 11:46:16 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates C Russell Martin (neck) is out of the lineup again Monday, May 13, but the team is hoping he can return Tuesday, May 14.
Fantasy Tip: Mike McKenry is getting all the playing time with Martin hurting. Tony Sanchez, the team's former first-round pick, was on call last weekend in case Martin needed to be placed on the disabled list. It looks like Martin will avoid a trip to the DL, so sit tight for now.