James Skelton

Colorado Rockies #0 - Catcher

  • Born: 10/28/85
  • Age: 28
  • Height: 5-11
  • Weight: 165
  • Bats/Throws: L/R

Morning Prowl: Guillen's Rehab Debut, Following Fox Sports Detroit, Talking to Lynn Henning, and the Detroit Tigers Podcast Signs Off

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A trip around the Detroit Tigers news cycle and blogosphere, including Carlos Guillen's rehab debut, a night with Fox Sports Detroit, an interview with Lynn Henning, and one more "Bran-Torino" note.

Skelton Remains with Arizona

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Minor league catcher James Skelton will remain in the Arizona Diamondbacks system, after the team worked out a trade with the Detroit Tigers. Detroit receives pitcher Brooks Brown in return.

Welcome Back, James Skelton?

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Former Tigers catching prospect James Skelton, who the team lost in December's Rule 5 Draft, could be on his way back to the organization after the Arizona Diamondbacks placed him on waivers...

Diamondbacks 7, Brewers 8: The Slaughter of the Slaten

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Arizona played their penultimate Cactus League game this afternoon, with Dan Haren taking the mound. Here's the details, and news on the battle for the 25th roster spot.

Spring Things: Roster and bullpen spots

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With about two weeks left to go in spring training, we look at the roster battle ongoing in Arizona, and see who has stood out there.

Diamondbacks 3, Rockies 8: A hex on Valdez

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Arizona trimmed down the roster today, dispatching eight players from spring to the minor leagues. Here are the details, plus a report on this afternoon's loss to the Rockies.

Like Stripes on the Fur Coat of a Tiger - 12/23

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  Have you been following The Spot Starters' ranking of the Top 100 Detroit Tigers?  Blake's doing some impressive work on a massive undertaking.  And some of the names so far provide quite a...

Adios, Lopez; ¡Que Lastima, Skelton!

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If the Detroit Tigers weren't going to offer Aquilino Lopez a contract by Friday's deadline, why was he protected on the 40-man roster (at the expense of James Skelton) in the first place?

Joyce/Skelton Salt in the Wound

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  Which headline better captured the disbelief over what we're calling "Joyce-Gate": This one from Lookout Landing or Matt Wallace's zinger at Take 75 North?   At Fangraphs, Dave Cameron scores "a...

Tigers Lose Skelton in Rule 5 Draft

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The Detroit Tigers lose catcher James Skelton - one of their more intriguing minor league prospects - in today's Rule 5 player draft.

The Winter (Meetings) of our Discontent: Day 4

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Day Four of the Winter Meetings, and we'll follow the Diamondbacks deals and any picks in the Rule 5 Draft.

Skelton Draws Notice Elsewhere

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Other baseball bloggers are taking note of catcher James Skelton, whom the Detroit Tigers did not protect on their 40-man roster.

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