It was a nice 5-year run as a Halo for Torii Hunter - while everyone sort of moves on, especially when the Angels have Major League Baseball's best player in Mike Trout, I'll be rooting for Hunter to outplay the Bobby Abreu [circa 2010-2012] comps often thrown at his direction by 'smart' Angels fans who didn't want the team to reach out and re-sign the 37-year old outfielder.
It’s been an interesting season for outfielder Bobby Abreu. He’s gone from would-be everyday starter for the Angels, to being released, to signing as a reserve with the Dodgers, to playing almost every game, to being designated for assignment, to agreeing to a minor-league contract with the Dodgers.
Bobby Abreu, designated for assignment by the Dodgers after the trade deadline, agreed today to join the Triple-A Albuquerque Isotopes. He probably doesn't mind all that much, because he'll still make the $9 million the Angels guaranteed him back in 2009. Show More Summary
Old left-handed outfielders never die, they just go back to the minors.
A little over a week ago Hideki Matsui was designated for assignment by the Rays. Now, two other former Yankees have met the same fate, Johnny Damon and Bobby Abreu. Damon was DFA by the Indians yesterday:On Friday, August 3 the Cleveland Indians said farewell to veteran outfielder Johnny Damon, designating him for assignment. Show More Summary
How long has it been since the Philadelphia Phillies were in the position of selling off talent at the trade deadline, rather than adding players? Was it 2006, when Bobby Abreu was dumped to the New York Yankees for four nondescriptShow More Summary
The comings for the Dodgers mean goings, and Wednesday that meant outfielder Bobby Abreu.
The Dodgers acquired Shane Victorino from the Phillies on Tuesday, upgrading their production and defense in left field. The corresponding move, though, was something of a surprise. According to the Dodgers' official Twitter feed, the...Show More Summary
This is one of those products I keep going back to if I find a Target cheapie. I'm working on the die-cut set, so hopefully I'll get one I need.Let's tear in.Top to Bottom:65 Alex Rodriguez34 Garlos Guillen44 Bobby Abreu Die-Cut (Got it already, dang.)X3-PF Prince Fielder X3 Xponential (Didn't have this one yet. Show More Summary
With Dee Gordon on the disabled list, Dodgers Manager Don Mattingly has had to be creative with the leadoff spot, and Tuesday that meant penciling in 38-year-old Bobby Abreu at the top of the order for the fifth time this season.
For an instant, it looks like the Dodgers are going to execute a hit-and-run, and that they might even score on the play. Dee Gordon breaks for third, and Bobby Abreu punches a ground ball toward the hole, right to where Alberto Callaspo is no longer positioned because he's broken toward the bag. More »
With Matt Kemp going to the DL for another month, can the Los Angeles Dodgers continue their winning ways with the likes of Andre Ethier and Bobby Abreu? This is not a question to be taken lightly, and you can bet that the San Francisco...Show More Summary
Bobby Abreu career at-bats: 8,200 Rest of Dodgers' lineup Wednesday: 5,388 Mark Ellis has 4,223 of those. Hat-tip to Mike Scioscia's Tragic Illness
Dodgers fans have finally got what they wanted in a long-awaited salute to Frank McCourt and a new group of owners, Guggenheim Baseball Management, heading the Blue Crew’s front office. While the ownership situation can’t get much worse than it was in McCourt’s not-so-graceful concluding years, optimistic hopes can only go so far for the new owners. Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Dodgers have returned to earth following their record-approaching 9-1 start, posting a rather pedestrian 15-12 mark since that promising beginning. However, their overall record of 24-13 is good enough for a lead of 5.5 games over the rest of the otherwise struggling National League West division. Show More Summary
Outfielder Bobby Abreu signed with the Los Angeles Dodgers on May 4 as a free agent. In nine games with the Dodgers, Abreu, a career.293 hitter, is batting.304. He may prove to be a valuable replacement for Matt Kemp should the Dodgers star miss more than a handful of games due to a hamstring injury. Show More Summary
Los Angeles Dodgers agree to talk with Bobby Abreu – MLB News Veteran outfielder Bobby Abreu is likely to join the Los Angeles Dodgers. Reports are coming that the former Los Angeles Angels’ ace player Bobby Abreu is now seeking a potential...Show More Summary
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim's top prospect Mike Trout showed why the team was so keen on bringing him up to the majors in favor of the recently released Bobby Abreu in the fifth inning of Saturday's game against the Blue Jays. In home half of the fifth inning, Trout stepped up to the plate with one out against Blue Jays' starter Kyle Drabek. Show More Summary
Four years ago the Dodgers signing of Bobby Abreu may have been met with a little more excitement. Abreu has played in eight games this year and is currently batting.208 (5 for 24). The Dodgers outfield is currently without vacancies and is currently occupied by Juan Rivera (LF), Tony Gwynn Jr (LF), Matt Kemp (CF), and Andre Ethier (RF). Show More Summary
It didn't take long for veteran outfielder Bobby Abreu to land on his feet after being cut by the Los Angeles Angels last week. He won't even have to move his belongings very far—if at all—as he has agreed to terms with the Los Angeles Dodgers, according to Ken Gurnick of MLB.com. Show More Summary