Henry Blanco

#24 C / Arizona Diamondbacks / EXP: 16YRS / MINORS Height: 5-11 Weight: 220 lb Age: 44 College: No College Bats/Throws R/R

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    • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

      Henry Blanco retires, joins Diamondbacks coaching staff

      Catcher Henry Blanco announced his retirement Monday and accepted a position on the coaching staff of the Arizona Diamondbacks. Blanco closes out a 16-year playing career with a .223/.288/.361 line as well as 72 home runs and 298 RBI in 2,761 at-bats for 11 different teams.

    • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

      Tuffy Gosewisch beats out Henry Blanco for backup catching duties

      Diamondbacks catcher Tuffy Gosewisch beat out veteran Henry Blanco for the team's backup catching duties, MLB.com reports.Gosewisch slashed .316/.316/.579 with one home run and four RBI in 19 Cactus League at-bats. Blanco will use the next 24 hours to search for a big-league job. If he's unable to find a team to play for, he'll likely become Arizona's seventh coach.

    • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

      Diamondbacks sign four to minor-league deals

      The Diamondbacks have signed catcher Henry Blanco, infielder Andy Marte and pitchers Bradley Blanks and Anthony Collazo to minor-league deals, Baseball America reports. Blanco, 42, hit .142/.228/.246 with three home runs and 14 RBI in 134 at-bats between the Blue Jays and Mariners last season. Marte hit .313/.373/.536 with 25 home runs and 92 RBI in 463 at-bats between the independent Atlantic League and Triple-A. Blanks went 5-1 with a 1.38 ERA, 1.04 WHIP and 21:8 K:BB ratio in 32 2/3 innings in the independent American Association last season. Collazo went 3-2 with a 3.33 ERA, 1.38 WHIP and 55:23 K:BB ratio in 48 2/3 innings in the independent Frontier League.

    • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

      Henry Blanco set to sign with Arizona

      The Diamondbacks are expected to sign catcher Henry Blanco to a minor-league deal with an invite to spring training. Blanco will have a chance to compete for the backup catcher's role, according to the Arizona Republic.

    • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

      Henry Blanco elects free agency

      Mariners catcher Henry Blanco has declined his outright assignment and elected to become a free agent, MLB.com reports. The 16-year veteran hit .142/.228/.246 with three home runs and 14 RBI in 134 at-bats between the Mariners and Blue Jays in 2013. He has played for 11 major-league teams, with his only stint of longer than two years with one team coming with the Cubs from 2005 to 2008.

    • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

      Henry Blanco designated for assignment

      Mariners catcher Henry Blanco has been designated for assignment. The team claimed outfielder Travis Witherspoon on waivers, leading to Blanco's designation. He hit just .142/.228/.246 in 134 at-bats.

    • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

      Henry Blanco in the starting lineup

      Mariners catcher Henry Blanco is in the team's starting lineup Thursday against the Royals. Blanco is replacing Humberto Quintero behind the plate. He's hitting .149/.237/.264 in 121 at-bats.

    • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

      Henry Blanco getting a start

      Mariners catcher Henry Blanco will start Thursday against the Rays. Humberto Quintero will get a day of rest behind the plate. Blanco will hit ninth against Alex Cobb. He's hitting .181/.267/.319 in 94 at-bats.

    • by Jack Moore | CBSSports.com

      Henry Blanco hits third homer

      Mariners catcher Henry Blanco hit his third home run of the season in Sunday's win over Baltimore.Blanco finished 1 for 3 with the two-run blast. The 41-year-old backup is hitting .182/.265/.330.

    • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

      Henry Blanco swats grand slam

      Mariners catcher Henry Blanco homered in his first game with his new club Saturday against the A's.Blanco broke a scoreless game with a grand slam in the sixth inning off starter A.J. Griffin. He finished 1 for 4 with a run scored and four RBI in a 4-0 win. The 41-year-old veteran is hitting .190 with a home run in 42 at-bats in the majors.

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