Scott Rolen

Cincinnati Reds #27 - Third Base

  • Born: 04/04/75
  • Age: 39
  • Height: 6-4
  • Weight: 245

Phillies call up Maikel Franco

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Franco's promotion will make him the club's youngest position player since 2000.

Requiem for Number 51

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Jonathan Vilma's time in New Orleans comes to end. What is his legacy as a Saint?

How many big bats does it take to win?

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It pays to have a few of the league's best hitters rather than many good hitters when trying to be a World Series team ... at least that is what the past 10 seasons have taught us.

How they do it in Cincinnati, on the basepaths

The Reds are laggards when it comes to stealing bases. But are they bad baserunners?

This Day in History: A Buddy Bell retrospective

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On this day in Reds history, Cincinnati acquired Buddy Bell.

Low Level Prospect Review: Maikel Franco

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After a tremendous first half of the season, Phillies' prospect Maikel Franco is shooting up prospect lists. Where did he come from and just how good can he be?

MLB
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Nolan Arenado: An extra month could cost a year

The Rockies (and Ken Rosenthal) enjoy a moment of irrational exuberance about a prospect, but service-time issues trump any reasonable rationale for having him in the lineup on Opening Day.

Lee spurns Yankees

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The veteran first baseman has turned down Brian Cashman's offer to play in the Bronx.

Ben Francisco Has Two Arms and Two Legs

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And if he had wheels he'd be a wagon.

Cashman: Not optimistic about D-Lee

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New York has been trying to reel a few players out of retirement this week, but have not had much luck so far.

Yanks eyeing Rolen, Chipper?

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In their search for a replacement middle infielder, the Yankees have called veteran third basemen Chipper Jones and Scott Rolen.

More Yankee options

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Buster Olney speculates that New York could target Don Kelly or Russ Canzler as fill ins for the injured Mark Teixeira.

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