Phillies call up Garcia, option Aumont

Right-hander Luis Garcia has been called up from Triple-A Lehigh Valley by the Philadelphia Phillies to replace struggling righty Phillippe Aumont. Garcia had a 1.67 ERA and 11 saves in 31 appearances at three levels of the minors this season. The 26-year-old Garcia was 0-1 with a 1.37 ERA and seven saves at Single-A Clearwater. He was 2-1 with a 2.45 ERA and one save at Double...
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July 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Phillies Recall Garcia, Option Aumont to AAA

In somewhat of a surprising move, the Phillies have optioned RHP Phillippe Aumont to Triple-A Lehigh Valley to make room for RHP Luis Garcia. In a corresponding move, Garcia was added to the 40-man roster by placing RHP Mike Adams on the 60-day DL. Since his return from Triple-A, Aumont has posted a 4.26 ERA, registering a hold but surrendering a .393 OBP-against. Garcia, 26, began...
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July 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Merida vs Pumas Copa MX 2013 – Week 1

The Merida vs Pumas Copa MX 2013 match will be held at the Estadio Carlos Iturralde on Wednesday, January 16th at 7:00pm PST. Pumas- trying to correct the mistakes Pumas had a bad game against Queretaro in their latest Liga MX match; after the red card for Marco Palacios, Pumas went down in a game that could have been an easy 3 points for them. Torres Servin used Robin Ramirez at...
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January 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Tigres prove too hot for Cruz Azul

Second-half goals from Raul Jimenez and Christian Benitez ensured Club America moved up to fourth in the Mexican Apertura after a comfortable 2-0 victory over Santos Laguna. Following a goalless opening half, it took just three minutes after the interval until Jimenez broke the deadlock before Benitez sealed victory for Club America in the 74th minute. Luis Garcia bagged a brace...
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September 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Yankees Sign Two 16-Year-Old Nicaraguans

From Baseball America:The Yankees have signed two Nicaraguan lefthanders, including Corby McCoy, one of the top pitchers from the country for this year's July 2 class. McCoy, a 16-year-old who signed for $150,000, is 6-foot-3, 170 pounds with an athletic, projectable body. His velocity has been inconsistent, ranging from 85-88 mph for some teams, but more recently he has touched...
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August 15, 2012  |  Discuss

New York Yankees Sign Nicaraguan Prospects Corby McCoy, Luis Garcia

The New York Yankees have signed two Nicaraguan pitching prospects, Corby McCoy and Luis Garcia, reports Ben Badler of Baseball America. McCoy, 16, signed for $150,000 and is one of Nicaragua’s best pitchers. At 6’3″, 170 pounds, the young left-hander has an athletic, projectable body. His velocity has ranged from 85-88 mph in the past, but Badler reports McCoy’s fastball...
August 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Getafe's European ambitions ended

Getafe's hopes of European football next season appear all but over after they were held to a 1-1 draw by already-relegated Racing Santander. After coach Luis Garcia told his players they needed to win all their remaining games to have a hope of salvaging their European dreams after a run of three defeats in four, his side fell at the first hurdle against a Racing side who managed...
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May 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Club America snatches late victory

Club America striker Christian Benitez's late penalty snatched a 3-2 win against Puebla to move them second in the Mexican Clausura table. The visitors had to come from behind to grab their win after Luis Garcia (24pen) and DaMarcus Beasley (48) fired Puebla ahead after Daniel Montenegro's sixth-minute opener. A Gonzalo Pineda own goal on 49 minutes drew them level before...
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April 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Garcia: Marcelo´s deputy is a threat

Getafe coach Luis Garcia has played down Real Madrid left-back Marcelo’s absence from Saturday’s La Liga clash. The Brazil international...
Via Soccer News
February 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Sevilla grabs three points over Zaragoza

Sevilla coach Marcelino Garcia Toral enjoyed a win over his former club as Alvaro Negredo's first-half winner added to Real Zaragoza's woes. Negredo, a lively presence until injury forced him off, won and converted a 23rd-minute penalty which ultimately separated the sides. Zaragoza had just two shots on target and remain second from bottom of the Primera Division, while...
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October 26, 2011  |  Discuss

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