Gil Velazquez

New York Yankees #85 - Second Base

  • Born: 10/17/79
  • Age: 34
  • Height: 6-2
  • Weight: 185

Injury to Polanco causes front office controversy

After being hit by a pitch against the Giants last Friday, third baseman Placido Polanco was placed on the 7 day concussion disabled list. Jeffrey Loria reportedly argued with Miami’s staff in regard to who would replace him on the roster.

Yanks sign Wilson, Velazquez

New York adds a catcher and infielder on minor-league deals.

2012 Marlins Season Review: Other Third Basemen

Due to the Miami Marlins trading Hanley Ramirez before the July trading deadline, the Fish were stuck manning third base with a number of inferior options, including Greg Dobbs, Donnie Murphy, and Gil Velazquez.

Miami Marlins Reinstate Emilio Bonifacio, Donnie Murphy From DL, Option Scott Cousins to Triple-A

The Miami Marlins are returning Emilio Bonifacio and Donnie Murphy from their DL stints. To make room, the Fish optioned Scott Cousins to Triple-A and designated Gil Velazquez for assignment. Bonifacio will return strictly as a center fielder.

Marlins Designate Gil Velazquez For Assignment

The Miami Marlins made a series of moves following the team's 6-5 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Saturday. According to Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald, the team designated Gil Velazquez for assignment and optioned Scott Cousins to AAA.

Nick Maronde Is Good (Apparently): Top Angels' Prospect Performances of 2011

Taking a look at the top Angels' prospect performances of 2011.

Nobody kiss Jed Lowrie now

Nobody kiss Jed Lowrie- he's down with mono.

No surgery for Lowrie.

Lowrie doesn't need surgery. Hells yes.

Red Sox announce lineups for BC, Twins games

Lineups, pitchers for the first games of Spring.

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