Sun, 16 Feb 2014 18:29:34 -0800
Washington Nationals RPs Felipe Rivero and Blake Treinen threw their first bullpen sessions Sunday, Feb. 16. Both have fastball that reached the mid-90s, and Treinen showed a slide that snaps late and hard. Pitching coach Steve McCatty was impressed by Rivero, who was acquired from the Tampa Bay Rays last week. "He's got a live arm," McCatty said. "Lots of movement."
Thu, 13 Feb 2014 10:17:49 -0800
The Washington Nationals acquired SP Felipe Rivero from the Tampa Bay Rays Thursday, Feb. 13, in the trade that sent SP Nathan Karns to the Rays.
Tue, 12 Mar 2013 11:04:54 -0700
The Tampa Bay Rays optioned SPs Alex Colome, Mike Montgomery and Felipe Rivero and RPs Frank De Los Santos and Enny Romero to the minors Monday, March 11.
Sat, 02 Mar 2013 10:50:56 -0800
The Tampa Bay Rays have agreed to terms with the following players on one-year contracts: Ps Chris Archer, Alex Cobb, Alex Colome, Frank De Los Santos, Brandon Gomes, Brandon Guyer, Josh Lueke, Jake McGee, Mike Montgomery, Jake Odorizzi, Cesar Ramos, Felipe Rivero, Enny Romero and Alexander Torres, Cs Robinson Chirinos, Chris Gimenez, Jose Lobaton and Stephen Vogt, INFs Tim Beckham and Hak-Ju Lee and OF Desmond Jennings. They have also renewed the contract of SP Jeremy Hellickson. As a result, all members of the team's 40-man roster are now under contract for the 2013 season.
Wed, 21 Nov 2012 06:19:40 -0800
The Tampa Bay Rays added SS Tim Beckham, SS Hak-Ju Lee, P Felipe Rivero and Enny Romero to the 40-man roster.