Chris Iannetta

C / L.A. Angels Angels / EXP: 10YRS Height: 6-0 Weight: 230 lb Age: 32 College: North Carolina Bats/Throws R/R

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    • by RotoWire Staff | Special to

      Mariners' Chris Iannetta: Will be team's primary catcher

      Iannetta joined the Mariners on Monday as the teams primary catcher heading into spring training, Bob Dutton of the News Tribune reports. Originally it was expected that Iannetta would be battling with Mike Zunino as the Mariners' primary catcher but general manager Mike Dipoto says Iannetta will be used as the team's primary catcher. Dipoto and Ianetta were together in Los Angeles which explains why he appears higher on him heading into 2016.

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      Mariners' Chris Iannetta: Signs with Mariners on Monday

      Iannetta signs a one-year deal with the Mariners on Monday. The signing of Iannetta will put him alongside Jesus Sucre as the Mariners' two primary catchers going into the 2016 season. The move also brought Seattle to outright Josh Hicks to make room for Iannetta on the 40-man roster.

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      Angels hold catcher Chris Iannetta out of Wednesday's lineup

      Angels catcher Chris Iannetta is out of the lineup Wednesday. While Iannetta provides good pop for a catcher, with 10 home runs and 33 RBI, his .187 batting average makes it tough for him to play on a consistent basis. Over the past week, he's 4 for 13 with four runs scored, two home runs and three RBI. In spite of that, he's replaced by Carlos Perez in the starting lineup.

    • by Staff |

      Angels C Chris Iannetta homers among two hits in win Thursday

      Angels catcher Chris Iannetta went 2 for 5 with a two-run homer and a pair of runs against the Twins on Thursday. The veteran catcher has nine homers in 86 games for the Angels this year, which is well and good, but not in conjunction with that hideous .185 batting average. His playing time has been inconsistent, with Carlos Perez dominating the starts, so Iannetta has precious little fantasy value even if his resurgence continues.

    • by Marty Gitlin |

      Scuffling Angels C Chris Iannetta benched for next few days

      Mike Scioscia has claimed that Angels catcher Chris Iannetta is getting a "breather." Others might look at his numbers and call it a benching. Iannetta is set to sit for the next three games, per He has been slumping most of the season, including a recent 3-for-40 slide that has lowered his batting average to .182, its lowest point since June 30.

    • by Shawn Krest |

      Chris Iannetta hits three-run homer for Angels

      Angels catcher Chris Iannetta went 2 for 3 in Tuesday's win over Minnesota. Iannetta hit a three-run home run and drove in four runs on the day. He hit his second home run in four days and has seven RBI over that stretch.

    • by Sean d'Oliveira |

      Angels' Chris Iannetta homers in Sunday's win

      Angels catcher Chris Iannetta hit his fifth home run of the season to help send the Angels to a 10-3 win over the Mariners on Sunday. Iannetta hit the two-run shot off David Rollins in the sixth inning. It was his only hit in four at-bats during the game. Prior to Sunday's game, Iannetta was hitting .235 with one home run and three RBI in his last 12 games.

    • by Shawn Krest |

      Angels' Chris Iannetta homers for the first time since May

      Angels catcher Chris Iannetta hit his first home run since May 28 in Tuesday's win over Colorado. Iannetta went 1 for 3 with a walk and hit a two-run homer, giving him four on the year. Iannetta had just two RBI since his last home run before Tuesday's homer.

    • by Jason Butt |

      Angels' Chris Iannetta and Efren Navarro starting Thursday

      Angels catcher Chris Iannetta is in the lineup for Thursday night's game against the Rays. Iannetta gets the start over Carlos Perez and will bat eighth. Iannetta is only hitting .169 this season. Outfielder Efren Navarro is getting the start in left field with Matt Joyce assuming designated hitter duties.

    • by Jason Butt |

      Angels' Chris Iannetta back in lineup for Carlos Perez in series-finale

      Angels catcher Chris Iannetta is back in the starting lineup for Sunday's game against the Yankees. Iannetta appeared in the ninth inning in Saturday's 8-2 loss and struck out. He's hitting .174 this season. With Iannetta back in the lineup, catcher Carlos Perez will head back to the bench for Sunday's game. Perez is hitting .283 in 19 games.

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