|Oct. 17 10:50 AM PT11:50 AM MT12:50 PM CT1:50 PM ET13:50 ET17:50 GMT1:50 CST10:50 AM MST12:50 PM EST1:20 PM VEN21:50 UAE12:50 PM CT-The Milwaukee Brewers say veteran pitcher Livan Hernandez and catcher Yorvit Torrealba have become free agents after refusing outright assignments to the minor leagues. The team on Wednesday also added minor league reliever Jesus Sanchez to their 40-man roster.
Analysis: Hernandez went 3-0 with no saves in 26 relief appearances this year with Milwaukee, where he had a 7.68 ERA. The Brewers acquired him in June after Atlanta designated him for assignment. His career record is 178-177.
|June 22 1:45 PM PT2:45 PM MT3:45 PM CT4:45 PM ET16:45 ET20:45 GMT4:45 CST1:45 PM MST3:45 PM EST4:15 PM VEN0:45 UAE (+1)3:45 PM CT-The Milwaukee Brewers have signed Hernandez to a one-year contract.
Analysis: The Atlanta Braves designated Hernandez for assignment on June 15 and released him on Monday. He pitched 18 games for the Braves, all out of the bullpen, with a 1-1 record and a 4.94 ERA. Hernandez is in his 17th major league season and has a career record of 175-177 with a 4.40 ERA.
|June 15 2:52 PM PT3:52 PM MT4:52 PM CT5:52 PM ET17:52 ET21:52 GMT5:52 CST2:52 PM MST4:52 PM EST5:22 PM VEN1:52 UAE (+1)4:52 PM CT-The Atlanta Braves have recalled right-hander Kris Medlen from Triple-A Gwinnett and designated right-hander Livan Hernandez for assignment.
Analysis: The 37-year-old Hernandez was 1-1 with a 4.94 ERA and one save - the first of his 17-year career - with the Braves. He gave up seven hits and five runs in 1 2-3 innings against Toronto in his last appearance Sunday. Hernandez signed with the Braves on March 30, one day after he was released by Houston. He has a career record of 175-177 with nine teams. He was 8-13 with a 4.47 ERA with Washington last season.
|May 6 2:28 PM PT3:28 PM MT4:28 PM CT5:28 PM ET17:28 ET21:28 GMT5:28 CST2:28 PM MST4:28 PM EST4:58 PM VEN1:28 UAE (+1)4:28 PM CT-Hernandez earned the first save of his 17-year career Sunday.
Analysis: Hernandez got five outs, fanning two of the last three batters he faced in his 11th career relief appearance.
|Mar. 30 12:35 PM PT1:35 PM MT2:35 PM CT3:35 PM ET15:35 ET19:35 GMT3:35 CST12:35 PM MST2:35 PM EST3:05 PM VEN23:35 UAE2:35 PM CT-Hernandez has agreed to a one-year contract with the Atlanta Braves, a short time after he was released from a minor league deal with the Houston Astros. After being released at noon, Hernandez arrived at the Braves' spring training complex, about 15 miles away.
Analysis: Hernandez has a career record of 174-176 with a 4.39 ERA, and is the active leader in starts (474) and innings (3,121 2-3). He was the opening-day starter for Washington last season and went 8-13 with a 4.47 ERA in 29 starts. Hernandez is also a two-time All Star and helped Florida win the 1997 World Series
|Mar. 30 12:31 PM PT1:31 PM MT2:31 PM CT3:31 PM ET15:31 ET19:31 GMT3:31 CST12:31 PM MST2:31 PM EST3:01 PM VEN23:31 UAE2:31 PM CT-The Houston Astros have released Hernandez, baseball's active leader in starts and innings, from his minor-league contract. General manager Jeff Luhnow made the announcement Friday. The 37-year-old Hernandez made five starts for the Astros in spring training after signing with the club on Jan. 31.
Analysis: Hernandez had hoped to pitch for a 17th season with his eighth different team. He has started 474 games and has pitched 3,121 2-3 innings. He was the opening-day starter for Washington last season and went 8-13 with a 4.47 ERA in 29 starts. The Cuban defector has pitched at least 200 innings in 10 major-league seasons, and led the NL in innings pitched between 2003-05. Hernandez is a two-time All Star and helped Florida won the 1997 World Series.