Joe Blanton RUMORS & NEWS

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    Pittsburgh Pirates @Pirates

    The @Pirates acquire RHP Joe Blanton from @Royals for cash considerations. Blanton posted a 3.89 ERA in 15 games (4 starts) with KC in 2015

  • Pirates trade for right-hander Joe Blanton from Kansas

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "The Pirates acquired right-hander Joe Blanton from the Kansas City Royals early this morning in exchange for cash considerations. Blanton, 34, was designated for assignment Tuesday when the Royals traded for Johnny Cueto. He is making $1 million this season. " July 30

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    Andy McCullough @McCulloughStar

    Joe Blanton will make a spot start for the Royals on Saturday.

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    timdierkes @timdierkes

    Joe Blanton holding an open workout and bullpen session for teams on Feb 4 in Nashville area. He's healthy and motivated to pitch this year.

  • Released by the Angels, Joe Blanton signs with the A’s

    Hardball Talk "Joe Blanton is going back to where it all began, signing a minor-league contract with the A’s after being released by the Angels last week. Blanton was Oakland’s first-round pick out of the University of Kentucky in 2002 and spent three-and-a-half seasons in the A’s rotation before being traded..." March 31

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    Jeff Fletcher @JeffFletcherOCR

    #Angels have released Joe Blanton

  • Angels release pitcher Joe Blanton

    Orange County Register "About 16 months after he signed Joe Blanton to a two-year $15 million deal, Jerry Dipoto cut his – and the Angels’ – losses. The Angels general manager released the embattled right-hander on Wednesday morning, a quick and somewhat predictable end to his tenure with the club. “It’s regrettable,”..." March 26

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    Bill Shaikin @BillShaikin

    #Angels have removed Joe Blanton from their rotation. Garrett Richards to start in his place.

  • Workout routine paying off for Angels' Blanton

    Orange County Register "When Joe Blanton made his Angels debut earlier this week, he was finished pitching about 20 minutes into the game. And he was finished working about two hours later. Blanton's work on the mound – two crisp innings of pounding the strike zone and letting his defense do the work – was just the tip..." March 08

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