Sun, 25 Mar 2012 12:52:32 -0700
The Cincinnati Reds have optioned SP Andrew Brackman, OF Denis Phipps and INF Chris Valaika to Triple-A Louisville. They have also reassigned RPs Carlos Fisher, Ron Mahay, Kanekoa Texeira and Clay Zavada and SP Clayton Tanner to minor league camp.
Fri, 06 Jan 2012 22:22:24 -0800
The Cincinnati Reds signed free-agents C Brian Esposito (Reds), RP Sean Gallagher (Reds), RP Jeremy Horst (Reds), OF Daryl Jones (Cardinals), C Corky Miller (Reds), SP Chad Reineke (Reds), RP Clayton Tanner (Cardinals) and RP Kanekoa Texeira (Reds) to minor-league deals, and each received an invite to spring training as a non-roster player.
Fri, 16 Dec 2011 00:57:07 -0800
The Cincinnati Reds have signed RP Kanekoa Texeira, who posted a 2.84 ERA in 6 1/3 innings with the Kansas City Royals last season, but allowed 13 hits and three walks in those innings.
Wed, 06 Jul 2011 14:34:21 -0700
The New York Yankees optioned RP Lance Pendleton to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Wednesday, July 6, and also released RP Kanekoa Texeira.
Wed, 25 May 2011 14:12:13 -0700
The New York Yankees claimed RP Kanekoa Texeira off waivers from the Kansas City Royals Wednesday, May 25.
Wed, 18 May 2011 13:00:09 -0700
The Kansas City Royals have designated P Kanekoa Texeira for assignment.
Thu, 21 Apr 2011 12:30:09 -0700
The Kansas City Royals optioned RP Kanekoa Texeira to Triple-A Omaha Thursday, April 21, and recalled P Louis Coleman from the minors in a corresponding move, according to The Kansas City Star's Bob Dutton.
Wed, 13 Apr 2011 11:10:42 -0700
Updating a previous item, Kansas City Royals RP Robinson Tejeda is being demoted from the setup role because of his diminished fastball velocity, according to MLB.com's Dick Kaegel. "I'll back him off some until he gets his velocity back," manager Ned Yost said. Tejeda usually throws in the mid 90s, but his fastball was registering in the high 80s Tuesday, April 12. RPs Aaron Crow, Jeremy Jeffress, Kanekoa Texeira and Tim Collins will all be used in late-inning situations.
Mon, 28 Mar 2011 12:18:00 -0700
Kansas City Royals RP Nathan Adcock has earned himself a place in the team's bullpen to start the season, according to The Kansas City Star's Bob Dutton. Ps Louis Coleman, Tim Collins, Aaron Crow, Jeremy Jeffress, Luis Mendoza and Kanekoa Texeira are competing for the final four spots. Collins appears to be a lock for one of the spots, and Crow, Jeffress and Texeira have the edge for the other spots.
Tue, 15 Mar 2011 23:23:52 -0700
Kansas City Royals Ps Nathan Adcock, Louis Coleman, Tim Collins, Aaron Crow and Kanekoa Texeira each helped themselves Tuesday, March 15, in their battle to win bullpen jobs, reports Bob Dutton, of The Kansas City Star. Meanwhile, P Blaine Hardy hurt his chances by allowing two runs and three hits in his inning of work.