Mariners Claim INF Carlos Rivero off Waivers from BOS

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(ISN) – SEATTLE, Wash. – Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President & General Manager of Baseball Operations Jack Zduriencikannounced today that the team has claimed infielder Carlos Rivero off waivers from the Boston Red Sox.

The Mariners Major League, 40-man roster is now at 35 players.

Rivero, 26, made his Major League debut last season, going 4-for-7 with a run scored, 2 doubles, 1 home run and 3 RBI in four games with Boston after spending nine seasons in the minors with the Indians, Phillies, Nationals and Red Sox organizations.

During his minor league career, he has played games at shortstop (537), third base (381), left field (28), first base (26), designated hitter (20) and right field (1). Last season he appeared in games at third base (50), left field (23) and DH (20).

A 6-foot-3, right-handed hitter, he is currently playing with Cardenales de Lara in the Venezuelan Winter League where he is hitting .313 (20×64) with 11 runs, 2 doubles, 6 home runs and 11 RBI in 17 games. 

RIVERO’s PLAYING RECORD

 

YEAR

CLUB

AVG

G

AB

R

H

TB

2B

3B

HR

RBI

SH

SF

HB

BB

SO

SB

CS

SLG

OBP

2005

DSL Indians

.257

66

237

21

61

67

6

0

0

31

2

6

3

12

26

7

5

.283

.295

2006

GCL Indians

.284

37

134

17

38

50

6

0

2

22

0

2

2

10

20

0

0

.373

.338

 

Burlington

.212

16

66

3

14

20

3

0

1

7

1

1

0

5

11

0

1

.303

.264

2007

Lake County

.261

115

436

59

114

161

26

0

7

62

2

4

1

47

84

1

2

.369

.332

2008

Kinston

.282

108

411

46

116

169

27

1

8

64

2

3

3

36

84

1

2

.411

.342

2009

Akron

.242

132

480

50

116

165

24

2

7

58

5

10

1

50

73

1

0

.344

.309

2010

Akron

.232

110

406

39

94

132

16

2

6

43

2

7

1

28

81

0

3

.325

.278

2011

Reading

.275

129

491

70

135

216

36

0

15

66

0

4

5

38

106

5

3

.440

.331

 

Lehigh Valley

.185

7

27

1

5

12

2

1

1

5

0

1

1

1

6

0

0

.444

.233

2012

Syracuse

.303

126

455

57

138

198

28

1

10

64

3

6

1

33

87

6

5

.435

.347

2013

Harrisburg

.253

51

186

18

47

71

12

0

4

22

1

2

1

9

54

0

1

.382

.288

 

Syracuse

.233

63

210

15

49

59

7

0

1

16

1

4

2

22

40

2

2

.281

.307

2014

Portland

.214

31

117

24

25

37

6

0

2

17

0

1

4

8

24

0

0

.316

.285

 

Pawtucket

.286

74

273

32

78

111

14

2

5

36

0

4

2

23

66

0

2

.407

.341

 

BOSTON

.571

4

7

1

4

9

2

0

1

3

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

1.286

.625

Minor Lg Totals

.262

1065

3929

452

1030

1468

213

9

69

513

19

55

27

322

762

23

26

.374

.318

ML Totals

.571

4

7

1

4

9

2

0

1

3

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

1.286

.625

 

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