Mon, 10 Mar 2014 08:57:02 -0700
Arizona Diamondbacks RP Robert Carson and C John Hester cleared waivers and have been outrighted to the minors.
Tue, 18 Feb 2014 20:43:33 -0800
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim haven't carried a Rule 5 pick on their big league roster since 2000, when RP Derrick Turnbow. However, left-handed RP Brian Moran has a chance to break the streak. If he doesn't make the team and clears waivers, the Seattle Mariners could re-acquire him for $25,000. Moran is battling Ps Robert Carson and Clay Rapada to be a second left-handed relief option behind RP Sean Burnett (elbow), who is returning from an elbow surgery and might not be ready for the regular season opener.
Thu, 17 Oct 2013 14:02:52 -0700
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim claimed P Robert Carson off waivers from the New York Mets Thursday, Oct. 17.
Sun, 09 Jun 2013 18:05:29 -0700
The New York Mets optioned OF Mike Baxter and RP Robert Carson to Triple-A Las Vegas Sunday, June 9, as general manager Sandy Alderson shakes up personnel following a sweep at the hands of the Miami Marlins for a second straight weekend.
Sun, 21 Apr 2013 11:49:19 -0700
The New York Mets have recalled RP Robert Carson from Triple-A Las Vegas. In a corresponding move, SP Aaron Laffey has been designated for assignment.
Fri, 29 Mar 2013 12:49:50 -0700
The New York Mets sent RP Robert Carson to Triple-A Las Vegas Friday, March 29. C Anthony Recker has beat out C Landon Powell as the team's starting catcher.
Thu, 14 Mar 2013 16:00:50 -0700
New York Mets RPs Pedro Feliciano, Scott Rice and Robert Carson are all in competition for a spot in the team's bullpen, but there is a chance that none of them crack the roster. RP Josh Edgin is the lone lefty that is secured a spot in the bullpen. RP Darin Gorski was sent to the minors and the team is stretching RP Aaron Laffey out as a starter. Carson may have the advantage since he's already on the 40-man roster. The team may choose to carry RP Jeurys Familia over these three, however.
Thu, 28 Feb 2013 16:37:14 -0800
New York Mets RP Pedro Feliciano (heart) will wear a heart monitor on the field when he pitches. Feliciano must beat out RPs Robert Carson, Darin Gorski, Scott Rice and Aaron Laffey to become the other lefty reliever alongside RP Josh Edgin in the bullpen.
Tue, 12 Feb 2013 11:48:50 -0800
New York Mets RP Pedro Feliciano has the leg up on an open bullpen spot to join RP Josh Edgin as the second lefty reliever. P Scott Rice could also get a strong look in camp, and RPs Robert Carson and Aaron Laffey are other possibilities.
Thu, 27 Dec 2012 11:44:57 -0800
New York Mets RP Aaron Laffey could compete for a spot as the team's No. 5 starter in spring training, but general manager Sandy Alderson said the team wants to look at more expensive free-agent pitchers to fill the vacant spot in the rotation first. Laffey will receive an invite to spring training and could compete with RPs Josh Edgin, Robert Carson and Darin Gorski for a bullpen job, too.