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Daniel Moskos | Relief Pitcher

Team: Chicago Cubs
Age / DOB:  (32) / 4/28/1986
Ht / Wt:  6'1" / 200
Bats / Throws: Left / Left

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Cubs signed LHP Daniel Moskos to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
Moskos, 30, posted a 3.39 ERA and 47/22 K/BB ratio over 61 relief innings at Triple-A in the Padres organization last season. He hasn't pitched in the majors since 2011. Sun, Dec 25, 2016 10:36:00 AM

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Padres signed LHP Daniel Moskos to a minor league contract.

Moskos hasn't appeared in a major league game since 2011, but he showed some promise this offseason in the Mexican Pacific Winter League and will now try to make a comeback attempt with the Padres. The 29-year-old left-hander is likely to open the 2016 season at Triple-A El Paso.
Mon, Feb 29, 2016 10:11:00 AM

Daniel Moskos likely needs Tommy John surgery.

Moskos was released by the Dodgers on May 7 after allowing seven earned runs over 9 2/3 innings of relief at Triple-A Albuquerque and has not been picked up by a new team. If he undergoes the reconstructive elbow surgery, the 28-year-old left-hander will likely remain unemployed through mid-2015.
Thu, Jun 5, 2014 03:08:00 PM

Dodgers released LHP Daniel Moskos.

The 28-year-old southpaw had allowed seven earned runs in 9 2/3 innings this season at Triple-A Albuquerque. Moskos will try to land with a new organization.
Wed, May 7, 2014 05:00:00 PM

Dodgers signed LHP Daniel Moskos to a minor league contract.

Moskos, a former first-round pick by the Pirates, most recently pitched in Taiwan, but posted a 4.97 ERA in 29 innings with the White Sox' Triple-A affiliate last year. The agreement includes an invite to spring training.
Wed, Nov 20, 2013 08:32:00 PM

Daniel Moskos has signed a contract with the EDA Rhinos of the Chinese Professional Baseball League in Taiwan.

The agreement was passed along by Chris Cotillo of A former first-round pick, Moskos hasn't appeared in the majors since 2011 and holds a 4.43 ERA and 1.50 WHIP over 207 games in the minors.
Mon, Jul 22, 2013 10:38:00 PM

White Sox released LHP Daniel Moskos.

Moskos had a 4.97 ERA and 1.55 WHIP through 29 innings of relief this year at Triple-A Charlotte. The 27-year-old lefty will presumably look to sign with a new team. He was the fourth overall pick in 2007.
Mon, Jun 24, 2013 10:52:00 AM

White Sox sent LHP Daniel Moskos outright to Triple-A Charlotte.

The move clears a spot on the 40-man roster. The White Sox could replace Moskos with Dan Johnson.
Fri, Aug 31, 2012 02:56:00 PM

White Sox claimed LHP Daniel Moskos off waivers from the Pirates.

Moskos posted a 2.96 ERA with the Pirates last season but has spent all of 2012 at Triple-A, holding a 3.86 ERA with 11 strikeouts over 14 innings. He's been assigned to Triple-A Charlotte.
Fri, Jul 6, 2012 03:14:00 PM

Pirates designated LHP Daniel Moskos for assignment.

Moskos has allowed 13 hits, eight walks and six earned runs in 14 innings this season at the Triple-A level. The former No. 4 overall pick seems likely to draw interest on waivers since he's only 26 years old.
Tue, Jun 26, 2012 06:03:00 PM

Daniel Moskos (elbow) has been activated from Triple-A Indianapolis' disabled list.

Moskos had been sidelined since early May with left elbow discomfort. He should get another shot with the Pirates eventually.
Fri, Jun 8, 2012 02:57:00 PM

Daniel Moskos was placed on the 7-day disabled list with Triple-A Indianapolis due to left elbow discomfort.

The severity of the injury isn't yet known. Moskos, 26, has a 4.70 ERA and 6/7 K/BB ratio over 7 2/3 innings at the Triple-A level this season. The 2007 No. 4 overall pick had a 2.96 ERA and 11/9 K/BB ratio over 24 1/3 innings out of the Buccos' bullpen last year.
Mon, May 7, 2012 06:58:00 PM

Pirates optioned LHP Daniel Moskos to Triple-A Indianapolis.

Moskos allowed just one run over nine innings this spring while striking out nine and walking five, but the Pirates decided to send him down since he has options remaining. Chris Leroux, who is out of options, may have a leg up on the final bullpen spot.
Tue, Apr 3, 2012 03:56:00 PM

Daniel Moskos was scratched from Friday's intersquad game so that he can pitch in place of A.J. Burnett (eye) Sunday against the Blue Jays.

Burnett injured his right eye during a bunting drill Wednesday and was flown to Pittsburgh for an examination. Results aren't yet known, so the Pirates are just planning ahead.
Thu, Mar 1, 2012 09:18:00 AM

Pirates recalled LHP Daniel Moskos from Triple-A Indianapolis.

Mosko allowed 22 hits over 17 1/3 innings during a two-month stay with the Pirates earlier this season. He won't be used in high-pressure situations down the stretch.
Tue, Sep 6, 2011 03:29:00 PM

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