The Angels have inked pitcher Fernando Nieve to a minor-league deal. Nieve was with the Athletics earlier this season, but was let go after posting a 7.01 ERA in the minors. He was released by the club June 10.
The Athletics released reliever Fernando Nieve on Monday, SB Nation reports. Nieve went 2-1 with a whopping 7.01 ERA in 25 2/3 innings of relief at Triple-A Sacramento.
Athletics first baseman Luke Montz, shortstop Jose Martinez and reliever Fernando Nieve were all reassigned down to minor-league camp following Sunday's Cactus League loss to the Reds, the Bay Area News Group reports.
The Athletics signed the following minor league free agents: starting pitcher Matt Buschmann , relievers Jose Flores and Jeremy McBryde and infielder Jose Martinez, according to Baseball America. They also re-signed reliever Fernando Nieve to a minor league deal.
The Indians have traded minor-league pitcher Fernando Nieve to the Athletics for cash considerations. Nieve was 5-3 with a 1.81 ERA, 1.03 WHIP and 55:12 K:BB ratio in 44 2/3 innings with Triple-A Columbus. He last pitched in the major leagues in 2010 as a member of the Mets.