Chris Snyder

#19 C / Texas Rangers / EXP: 10YRS / MINORS Height: 6-4 Weight: 235 lb Age: 34 College: Houston Bats/Throws R/R

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    • by R.J. White |

      Chris Synder announces retirement

      Rangers Triple-A catcher Chris Synder announced his retirement Saturday, FOX Sports Southwest reports. Snyder played 10 seasons in the majors, hitting .224/.328/.382 with 77 home runs and 298 RBI in 2,087 at-bats. He spent seven seasons with the Diamondbacks, also playing for the Pirates, Astros and Orioles.

    • by Chris Cwik |

      Rangers bring in Chris Snyder

      The Rangers have signed catcher Chris Snyder to a minor-league contract. Snyder will join the major-league camp for the rest of spring. With Geovany Soto sidelined for a couple months, Snyder could open the season with the club. Snyder was released by the Nationals Monday. He hit .100 in 20 at-bats in the majors last year.

    • by R.J. White |

      Nationals release Chris Snyder

      The Nationals announced Monday that catcher Chris Snyder has been released. Snyder had the ability to opt out of his deal this week but he won't get the chance to choose his fate. He hit .294/.364/.529 with one home run and six RBI in 17 at-bats this spring.

    • by R.J. White |

      Nationals sign Chris Snyder to minor-league deal

      The Nationals have agreed to terms with catcher Chris Snyder on a minor-league deal with an invitation to spring training, the team announced. Snyder went 2 for 20 in limited time with the Orioles last season while also hitting .273/.330/.477 with 13 home runs and 45 RBI in 260 at-bats between two Triple-A teams.

    • by Scott White | Senior Fantasy Writer

      Orioles file for free agency

      Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts, outfielder Michael Morse, starting pitcher Jason Hammel, catcher Chris Snyder, starting pitcher Scott Feldman, relief pitcher Francisco Rodriguez and outfielder Nate McLouth have filed for free agency. Roberts and McLouth were both regulars down the stretch in 2013 and are possibilities to return in 2014.

    • by Jeff Lippman |

      Orioles juggle catching depth chart

      The Orioles recalled catcher Chris Snyder from Triple-A Norfolk and designated Taylor Teagarden for assignment Sunday, reports. Baltimore now has Matt Wieters, Steve Clevenger and Snyder on the depth chart behind the plate with Teagarden being DFA'd. Teagarden has gone just 19 for 117 (.162) over his last two seasons and 45 games for the Orioles with four homers and 14 RBI. He has 41 strikeouts over that stretch. Snyder was up with Baltimore back in May and early June. He hit .118 over 17 at-bats.

    • by Chris Cwik |

      Chris Snyder decides to stick with Orioles

      Orioles catcher Chris Snyder has elected to stay with the team after he was designated for assignment recently. Snyder will join the team's Triple-A club. He was demoted in favor of Taylor Teagarden, who will serve as a major-league backup. Snyder was hitting .118/.250/.118 in 17 at-bats this year.

    • by Jeff Lippman |

      Orioles designate Chris Snyder for assignment

      The Orioles will designate catcher Chris Snyder for assignment, the Baltimore Sun reports Tuesday. Snyder's roster spot was needed for the activation of backup catcher Taylor Teagarden. Because Snyder has options remaining, he could be sent to Triple-A Norfolk. But he can also refuse the assignment. He is testing the market before he makes a decision.

    • by Jeff Lippman |

      O's want to keep Chris Snyder in organization

      The Orioles no longer have catcher Chris Snyder on the active roster with Taylor Teagarden having been activated off the disabled list, reports. Snyder cannot be a straight option to the minors. Baltimore would like to keep him in the organization and has been talking to his agent about scenarios that would keep him around.

    • by Igor Mello |

      Chris Snyder gets first hit with O's

      Orioles catcher Chris Snyder singled in a run in his second start with his new club during Sunday's series finale against the Twins. It was his first hit with the Orioles. He also walked in the sixth and finished 1 for 3 with an RBI in the 6-0 victory. Snyder is hitting .143 (1 for 7) in his first three games since joining the Orioles April 28.

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