• by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Tigers send OF Casper Wells, LHP Omar Duran packing

    The Tigers have released veteran outfielder Casper Wells and left-hander Omar Duran, per MLB.com. The 30-year-old Wells has not played in the big leagues since bouncing around to four different teams in 2013 and managing just 12 hits in 95 at-bats. He was batting just .209 at Double-A Erie before getting cut loose. Duran has been pitching in the minors since 2008, but has yet to advance past Double-A. His current ERA is 8.64.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Tigers re-sign Casper Wells to minor-league deal

    The Tigers have brought back outfielder Casper Wells on a minor-league deal, according to Baseball Prospectus. The 30-year-old Wells spent last season in the Cubs' minor-league system. He hit .249/.326/.325 over two levels. Wells spent the first two seasons of his career with Detroit.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Cubs dispatch two to minors

    The Cubs have optioned outfielder Casper Wells and right-hander Blake Parker to the minors. The latter is headed to Triple-A Iowa. Wells played with four different teams in 2013 before landing with the Cubs. He batted a meager .126 in 95 at-bats after serving as a contributor with Detrot and Seattle the previous two seasons.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Casper Wells day to day with back spasms

    Cubs outfielder Casper Wells is considered day to day with back spasms. Wells is not doing well offensively this spring, batting .077 (1 for 13) with one RBI in eight games.

  • by Al Melchior | Data Analyst

    Cubs ink Casper Wells, Carlos Pimentel to minors deals

    According to Baseball America, the Cubs signed outfielder Casper Wells and pitcher Carlos Pimentel to minor league deals. Wells played for the Phillies, White Sox and Athletics in 2013, hitting .126 in 95 at-bats. Pimentel spent most of the 2013 season with the Rangers' Double-A affiliate in Frisco, but he finished at Triple-A Round Rock, posting a 1.59 ERA in six relief appearances.

  • by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com

    Casper Wells becomes free agent

    Former Phillies outfielder Casper Wells has elected to become a free agent. Wells was outrighted to Triple-A by Philadelphia recently and instead is going to look for a new job. The 28-year-old Wells hit just .126 in 2013 over 102 plate appearances as a member of three different teams. He will compete for a role somewhere in spring training next year.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Casper Wells sent to Triple-A

    Phillies outfielder Casper Wells has been outrighted to Triple-A. Wells had a roller coaster season, spending time with four separate teams during the regular season. He hit just .126 in 95 at-bats. The move takes Wells off the team's 40-man roster.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Casper Wells activated from disabled list

    Phillies outfielder Casper Wells has been activated from the disabled list. Wells has been out since August 25 due to vision issues. In 94 at-bats, Wells is hitting .128/.188/.149.

  • by Jack Moore | CBSSports.com

    Casper Wells dealing with vision issues

    Phillies outfielder Casper Wells could miss the remainder of the season due to vision issues arising from Lasik surgery, the Philadelphia Inquirer reports. Wells hit .128/.188/.149 in 94 at-bats this year.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Casper Wells hits the disabled list with eye issue

    Phillies outfielder Casper Wells has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with "vision complications," according to the Philadelphia Inquirer. Wells will be replaced by Pete Orr. He's struggled at the plate, and is hitting .128/.188/.149 in 94 at-bats.