Tue, 17 Sep 2013 13:35:55 -0700
The Kansas City Royals put 1B Carlos Pena (appendix) on the 60-day disabled list Tuesday, Sept. 17.
Tue, 03 Sep 2013 14:26:43 -0700
The Kansas City Royals recalled Ps Louis Coleman, Donnie Joseph and Wade Davis, 2B Johnny Giavotella, 1B Carlos Pena and INF Pedro Ciriaco from the minors Tuesday, Sept. 3. P Noel Arguelles (shoulder) was shifted to the 60-day disabled list and INF Edinson Rincon was designated for assignment in corresponding moves.
Tue, 27 Aug 2013 17:14:16 -0700
The Kansas City Royals agreed to terms with free-agent 1B Carlos Pena (Astros) Tuesday, Aug. 27, and the club assigned him to Triple-A Omaha.
Wed, 31 Jul 2013 17:03:55 -0700
The Houston Astros released 1B Carlos Pena Wednesday, July 31.
Sun, 21 Jul 2013 20:10:39 -0700
The Houston Astros designated SS Ronny Cedeno and 1B Carlos Pena for assignment Sunday, July 21.
Sun, 30 Jun 2013 09:46:12 -0700
Houston Astros 1B Carlos Pena will miss the team's next two games because of a death in his family. He will not be placed on the bereavement list.
Sun, 02 Jun 2013 23:22:41 -0700
A home run hit by Houston Astros DH Carlos Pena on Sunday, June 2, was his fifth homer of the season and the second in five games after a drought of 71 at-bats without one. Houston won the game 5-4 over the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.
Wed, 22 May 2013 19:52:15 -0700
Houston Astros manager Bo Porter said Wednesday, May 22, that he likes to use 1B Chris Carter at first base and 1B Carlos Pena as the designated hitter, even though Pena is the better defensive player, because he enjoys the option of moving Carter to the outfield late in games if needed.
Wed, 03 Apr 2013 19:50:48 -0700
Houston Astros 1B Brett Wallace struck out eight times during the three-game series against the Texas Rangers that wrapped up Wednesday, April 3. OF Chris Carter struck out seven times in the series, while 1B Carlos Pena whiffed six times.
Thu, 07 Feb 2013 09:18:47 -0800
Houston Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow said the team plans to give OF Chris Carter a "full year's worth" of at-bats this season, with him alternating between first base, left field and designated hitter. "We'll mix-and-match him with Brett Wallace and Carlos Pena," Luhnow said.