Omar Poveda

Chicago White Sox #70 - Relief Pitcher

  • Born: 09/28/87
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6-4
  • Weight: 215
  • Bats/Throws: R/R

Nats Acquire Poveda From White Sox, Sign Laffey

Omar Poveda pitched at Triple-A Gwinnett in the Braves' system in 2013 before signing with the Chicago White Sox this winter. The Washington Nationals acquired the right-hander in a Minor League deal today. The Nats also signed lefty Aaron Laffey.

Monday's Atlanta Braves Minor League Action

Mississippi and Lynchburg were off and rain ruined a Rome doubleheader, so Gwinnett was the only team in action, but solid outings from Omar Poveda and Cory Rasmus, coupled with another double from Joey Terdoslavich couldn't prevent them from losing.

Franco and Hefflinger Homer in Wins

Offense and pitching shine in a night that saw the Braves affiliates go 5-1. Mississippi takes over first place in their division and Tommy La Stella returns to action.

Marlins make roster cuts

As it is with every spring, the Marlins are cutting down the spring training roster. Joe Capozzi has the story.   The Marlins roster now stands at 53 (25 pitchers, 13 infielders, seven catchers...

Jorge Cantu traded to Texas. Maybe.

Jorge Cantu traded to Texas. Maybe.

Random poll of the day

A hypothetical trade poll

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