Tyler Greene 2B SD 6 Months
Padres acquired INF Tyler Greene from the Braves for a player to be named later.
Greene was assigned to Triple-A El Paso, where he will function as organizational infield depth for the Padres. The 30-year-old former first-round pick of the Cardinals owns a brutal .224/.289/.356 career batting line in 746 plate appearances at the major league level.
Tyler Greene 2B SD Aug 17 '13
Braves signed INF Tyler Greene to a minor league contract; assigned him to Triple-A Gwinnett.
Greene was released by the White Sox earlier this week after failing to impress at the Triple-A level. He seems doubtful to suddenly put it all together with Atlanta.
Tyler Greene 2B SD Aug 13 '13
White Sox released INF Tyler Greene.
Greene batted .222/.263/.352 in 22 games with the White Sox earlier this season and was most recently playing with Triple-A Charlotte. The 29-year-old will attempt to latch on elsewhere.
Tyler Greene 2B SD Jun 05 '13
White Sox sent INF Tyler Greene outright to Triple-A Charlotte.
Greene was designated for assignment earlier this week, but cleared waivers and will remain in the organization. He batted just .222/.263/.352 in 22 games with the White Sox.
Tyler Greene 2B SD Jun 02 '13
White Sox designated INF Tyler Greene for assignment.
Tyler Greene 2B SD Apr 26 '13
Tyler Greene went 2-for-4 with a two-run homer in a win over the Rays on Friday.
The fifth-inning blast gave the White Sox the lead. Greene, who got the start at second base with Jeff Keppinger (back) sidelined, is 5-for-12 (.417) since being called up from the minors earlier this month. He's unlikely to be relevant in AL-only formats unless Keppinger needs to miss an extended period of time.
Tyler Greene 2B SD Apr 14 '13
White Sox purchased the contract of INF Tyler Greene from Triple-A Charlotte.
He's taking the roster spot of the injured Angel Sanchez. Greene could see a handful of starts with both Sanchez and Gordon Beckham out of action.
Tyler Greene 2B SD Apr 04 '13
White Sox signed INF Tyler Greene to a minor league contract; assigned him to Triple-A Charlotte.
The Astros released Greene on March 26 after deciding to go with Ronny Cedeno and Marwin Gonzalez as their shortstops. Which says all you need to know about Greene.
Tyler Greene 2B SD Mar 26 '13
Astros released INF Tyler Greene.
Greene will become a free agent assuming he passes through waivers on Thursday. The 29-year-old entered camp as the favorite for the Astros' starting shortstop job, but things changed after the club added Ronny Cedeno over the weekend. He'll try to latch on somewhere as a utility infielder.
Tyler Greene 2B SD Mar 24 '13
Tyler Greene will not make the Astros' Opening Day roster.
Greene is out of options, so the Astros are looking to trade him. He had been the perceived favorite to start at shortstop, but the 'Stros signed Ronny Cedeno and will use him at the position with Marwin Gonzalez. Greene batted just .167/.314/.214 this spring. He'll be no better than a utility infielder wherever he lands.