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Bobby Korecky | Relief Pitcher

Team: Toronto Blue Jays
Age / DOB:  (35) / 9/16/1979
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 185
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
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Blue Jays re-signed RHP Bobby Korecky to a minor league deal.
The 35-year-old hurler elected free agency last month after refusing his outright assignment to Triple-A Buffalo, but has decided to re-up with the Jays. He'll continue to provide depth at the minor league level. Sat, Nov 1, 2014 03:30:00 PM

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Bobby Korecky has elected free agency.

The veteran right-hander decided he would rather look elsewhere than accept an outright assignment to Triple-A Buffalo. The 35-year-old hurler owns a career 7.39 ERA and 1.75 WHIP over 28 big league innings.
Sat, Oct 4, 2014 03:46:00 PM

Blue Jays sent RHP Bobby Korecky outright to Triple-A Buffalo.

He had been designated for assignment but has cleared waivers and will remain in the organization. Korecky has allowed three runs over 3 1/3 relief frames for the Jays this season.
Sun, Jul 13, 2014 01:37:00 PM

Blue Jays designated RHP Bobby Korecky for assignment.

The move was made in order to clear room on the 40-man roster for the addition of Dan Johnson. Korecky has allowed three runs over 3 1/3 relief frames for the Jays this season. He seems likely to clear waivers.
Fri, Jul 11, 2014 11:12:00 AM

Blue Jays optioned RHP Bobby Korecky to Triple-A Buffalo.

Korecky was only up with the club for a day this time, allowing three runs over two relief innings. The Jays will call up Darin Mastroianni on Friday to replace him on the roster.
Wed, Jun 11, 2014 03:49:00 PM

Blue Jays recalled RHP Bobby Korecky from Triple-A Buffalo.

Korecky tossed 1 1/3 scoreless relief innings for the Jays late last month. He'll be used in the middle innings.
Wed, Jun 11, 2014 10:12:00 AM

Blue Jays sent RHP Bobby Korecky outright to Triple-A Buffalo.

Korecky was designated for assignment by the Blue Jays on May 31 and cleared optional waivers. The 34-year-old right-hander has posted excellent numbers this season at the Triple-A level and could get another shot in Toronto's bullpen later this summer.
Mon, Jun 2, 2014 12:16:00 PM

Blue Jays designated RHP Bobby Korecky for assignment.

The 34-year-old spent just one day with the Jays, tossing 1 1/3 scoreless innings against the Royals on Friday, but was sent out to make room for Marcus Stroman who rejoined the team on Saturday. Korecky posted a terrific 0.32 ERA, 0.77 WHIP and 32/8 K/BB ratio over 31 innings at Triple-A Buffalo, so there's a decent chance other clubs will take a chance and claim him off waivers.
Sat, May 31, 2014 09:43:00 AM

Blue Jays purchased the contract of RHP Bobby Korecky from Triple-A Buffalo.

Korecky earned the promotion after putting up a 0.32 ERA and 32/8 K/BB ratio over 31 relief frames at Triple-A. The 34-year-old hasn't appeared in the majors since 2012. He'll work in middle relief.
Fri, May 30, 2014 02:30:00 PM

Blue Jays signed RHP Bobby Korecky to a minor league contract.

Korecky posted a 3.44 ERA in 46 games at the Triple-A level last season and made a brief appearance with the Jays as a September callup. The deal is not expected to include an invite to spring training.
Sun, Nov 18, 2012 07:20:00 PM

Bobby Korecky has opted for free agency.

Korecky allowed two earned runs in one major league inning this season. He'll likely settle for a minors deal.
Wed, Oct 10, 2012 05:18:00 PM

Blue Jays sent RHP Bobby Korecky outright to Triple-A Buffalo.

Korecky spent most of the season with Triple-A Las Vegas, but made one appearance with the Blue Jays last Friday. The Jays now have three open spots on their 40-man roster.
Thu, Oct 4, 2012 06:42:00 PM

Blue Jays purchased the contract of RHP Bobby Korecky from Triple-A Las Vegas.

Korecky hasn't pitched in the major leagues since the 2009 season, when he registered a 13.50 ERA in six innings with the D'Backs. He will hold no fantasy value.
Mon, Sep 24, 2012 01:07:00 PM

Diamondbacks designated RHP Bobby Korecky for assignment.

The Diamondbacks made the move in order to clear space on the 40-man roster for the newly-acquired Tony Abreu. Korecky allowed nine runs over six innings with the Diamondbacks this season. While he didn't impress in the majors, the 30-year-old right-hander posted a 2.10 ERA, 0.97 WHIP and 25/3 K/BB ratio over 30 innings with Triple-A Reno.
Fri, Oct 9, 2009 04:14:00 PM

Diamondbacks recalled RHP Bobby Korecky.

Korecky has been up and down all year. He has a 6.75 ERA in four innings with the Diamondbacks this season. If he pitches effectively this time around, there's a chance he could stick with the big league club.
Sat, May 9, 2009 07:03:00 PM

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3B1Josh Donaldson
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LF1Michael Saunders
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CF1Kevin Pillar
RF1Jose Bautista
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7Liam Hendriks
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