Wed, 14 Jan 2015 11:34:50 -0800
Chicago Cubs SP Mike Kickham was acquired by the Seattle Mariners Wednesday, Jan. 14, in exchange for P Lars Huijer. Mariners SP Anthony Fernandez was designated for assignment in a corresponding move.
Fri, 09 Jan 2015 14:07:45 -0800
Chicago Cubs SP Mike Kickham was designated for assignment Friday, Jan. 9. The move corresponds with the signing of OF Chris Denorfia.
Tue, 23 Dec 2014 10:55:33 -0800
The Chicago Cubs claimed SP Mike Kickham off waivers from the San Francisco Giants Tuesday, Dec. 23.
Fri, 06 Sep 2013 20:11:27 -0700
San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy said Friday, Sept. 6, that he will take more looks at P Mike Kickham as a left-hander out of the bullpen in the final four weeks of the regular season.
Fri, 23 Aug 2013 20:14:18 -0700
The San Francisco Giants recalled P Mike Kickham from Triple-A Fresno Friday, Aug. 23, and he will work in the bullpen. The team optioned SS Nick Noonan to Fresno in the corresponding move.
Thu, 22 Aug 2013 15:24:33 -0700
The San Francisco Giants placed OF Andres Torres (Achilles') on the 15-day disabled list with a left Achilles' strain Thursday, Aug. 22, and recalled INF Nick Noonan and OF Francisco Peguero from Triple-A Fresno in corresponding moves. Also, RP Mike Kickham was optioned to Fresno.
Fantasy Tip: Gregor Blanco should now move into an everyday role in center field with Torres sidelined. However, with Angel Pagan (hamstring) nearing a return, that'll probably be short-lived.
Wed, 10 Jul 2013 16:34:48 -0700
The San Francisco Giants optioned Mike Kickham to Triple-A Fresno Wednesday, July 10, after he was forced to throw 94 pitches following Matt Cain's early exit from the game.
Fantasy Tip: If rumors of a Cain injury wind up true, he could be in the running to fill in for the right-hander. Keep an eye on this situation for NL-only innings.
Tue, 09 Jul 2013 16:08:09 -0700
The San Francisco Giants recalled 2B Kensuke Tanaka and SP Michael Kickham from the minors Tuesday, July 9, and designated OF Cole Gillespie for assignment and placed C Hector Sanchez (shoulder) on the 15-day disabled list with a right shoulder strain in corresponding moves.
Sun, 07 Jul 2013 13:16:43 -0700
The San Francisco Giants have activated SP Chad Gaudin (elbow) from the 15-day disabled list. In a corresponding move, P Michael Kickham has been optioned to Triple-A Fresno.
Tue, 02 Jul 2013 13:59:03 -0700
San Francisco Giants SP Chad Gaudin (elbow) will re-enter the rotation when he returns from the disabled list Saturday, July 6, allowing SP Michael Kickham to stay in a long-relief role.
Fantasy Tip: Gaudin is a desperation addition to any mixed league roster, unless he's a spot-start addition with a very nice matchup.