• by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Braves sign RP Vin Mazzaro to minor-league deal

    The Braves signed reliever Vin Mazzaro to a minor-league deal Friday and assigned him to Triple-A Gwinnett, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Mazzaro was designated for assignment by Miami in late June.

  • by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com

    Marlins DFA reliever Vin Mazzaro

    The Marlins designated pitcher Vin Mazzaro for assignment on Thursday, according to FOX Sports Florida. Mazzaro is being moved down to the minors to make room for Jarred Cosart's return. Cosart was previously on the 15-day disabled list with a hand injury. Mazzaro has appeared in 12 innings over 10 games and has a 3.75 ERA this year.

  • by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer

    Marlins recall Andre Rienzo, Vin Mazzaro from Triple A

    The Marlins recalled pitchers Andre Rienzo and Vin Mazzaro to help fill the void left by the additions of Mat Latos and Henderson Alvarez to the 15-day DL, per MLB.com. Mazzaro, a 28-year-old right hander, was 3-1 with a 3.32 ERA in 19 innings this season with the New Orleans Zephyrs. Rienzon had a 3.15 ERA with 34 strikeouts in 40 innings for the Zephyrs.

  • by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

    Marlins place Henderson Alvarez, Mat Latos on disabled list

    After throwing five innings during Friday's 8-5 loss to the Orioles, the Marlins placed pitcher Henderson Alvarez on the 15-day disabled list, the team announced. Alvarez is suffering from right shoulder inflammation. During Friday's start, Alvarez allowed six runs (four earned) on six hits. He struck out two batters and walked four. He is now 0-4 with a 6.45 ERA. Prior to Friday's start, it was revealed that Alvarez had been pitching with a torn UCL for years. In addition to Alvarez, the team also placed starting pitcher Mat Latos on the 15-day disabled list Friday. Latos is dealing with left knee inflammation. He surrendered six runs during his last start Thursday. The team is expected to call up pitchers Andre Rienzo and Vin Mazzaro from Triple-A on Saturday, reports the Miami Herald.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Marlins option Capps to Triple-A, reassign five to minor-league camp

    The Marlins announced Tuesday they optioned pitcher Carter Capps to Triple-A New Orleans. They also reassigned first baseman Vinny Rottino, pitcher Pat Misch, pitcher Vin Mazzaro, pitcher Patrick Urckfitz and pitcher Ryan Chaffee to minor-league camp.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Vin Mazzaro signs minor-league deal with Marlins

    The Marlins have signed reliever Vin Mazzaro to a minor-league contract, with an invitation to spring training on Wednesday, per FOX Sports Florida. After a strong 2013 campaign, Mazzaro struggled to make it back to the majors in 2014. He registered 2.52 ERA over 50 innings of relief at Triple-A Indianapolis. He posted a 3.48 ERA in just 10 1/3 innings of work with the Pirates last season.

  • by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

    Vin Mazzaro outrighted to Triple-A Indianapolis

    The Pirates outrighted reliever Vin Mazzaro to Triple-A Indianapolis after he cleared waivers Thursday. Mazzaro was designated for assignment last week, after posting a 3.48 ERA in 10 1/3 innings of work.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Pirates designate Vin Mazzaro for assignment

    The Pirates designated reliever Vin Mazzaro for assignment. Mazzaro, who was 0-0 with a 3.48 ERA in five appearances, was moved to make room for Monday starter Brandon Cumpton.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Pirates make spate of moves Saturday with pitching staff

    The Pirates made several roster moves Saturday, including the placement of reliever Stolmy Pimentel on the disabled list with right shoulder inflammation and the promotion of right-hander Jared Hughes from Triple-A Indianapolis. The team also called up Vin Mazzaro and optioned fellow pitcher Brandon Cumpton. The latter was touched for four earned runs in 5 2/3 innings of a start Thursday in Baltimore.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Vin Mazzaro accepts Triple-A assignment

    Right-hander Vin Mazzaro has accepted a demotion from the Pirates to Triple-A Indianapolis. Mazzaro was designated for assignment at the end of spring training before clearing waivers. The 27-year-old Mazzaro has fallen on hard times professionally after a fine 2013 in which he recorded a 2.81 ERA in 57 relief appearances.