- Surprise Stadium
Top Shane Greene News
Rangers' Shane Greene: Gets NRI from Rangers
Greene signed a minor-league contract with the Rangers on Wednesday that includes an invitation to spring training.
Greene, 35, has bounced around a lot over the last couple years, most recently tossing two scoreless frames in 2023 with the Cubs. He'll be in the mix for a bullpen spot in Texas but will most likely be assigned to Triple-A Round Rock to start off the 2024 campaign.... See More ... See Less
Cubs' Shane Greene: Contract selected
The Cubs selected Greene's contract from Triple-A Iowa on Sunday, Meghan Montemurro of the Chicago Tribune reports.
Greene was designated for assignment by Chicago in early September, but he'll rejoin the 40-man roster for the final game of the season. The veteran right-hander delivered a scoreless frame in his lone big-league appearance of the season and posted a 1.75 ERA over 25.2 innings at Triple-A.... See More ... See Less
Cubs' Shane Greene: Remains in organization
The Cubs sent Greene outright to Triple-A Iowa on Saturday, Paul Sullivan of the Chicago Tribune reports.
Greene was designated for assignment Wednesday in order to clear a roster spot for Luke Little, and he'll officially remain with the Cubs after clearing waivers. The 34-year-old righty holds a 2.16 ERA and 1.30 WHIP through 16.2 innings with Iowa this season, but he will likely finish the season in the minors now that he no longer has a spot on the 40-man roster.... See More ... See Less
Cubs' Shane Greene: Designated for assignment
Greene was designated for assignment Wednesday, Bruce Levine of 670TheScore.com reports.
He tossed a scoreless inning in his one appearance with the Cubs but has lost his roster spot to Luke Little. Greene will have the opportunity to elect free agency if he wants, assuming he clears waivers.... See More ... See Less
Cubs' Shane Greene: Added to big-league roster
The Cubs selected Greene's contract from Triple-A Iowa on Friday, Meghan Montemurro of the Chicago Tribune reports.
The team has not yet announced a starter for the second game of Friday's doubleheader versus the Reds but it could be Greene, whose five appearances with Iowa were starts. He reached five innings in just one of those outings however, so Greene likely wouldn't pitch deep into the game.... See More ... See Less
Cubs' Shane Greene: Getting call from Iowa
Greene will be called up to the Cubs on Friday, Jesse Rogers of ESPN.com reports.
Greene has been working as a starter for Triple-A Iowa since the Cubs signed him to a minor-league contract in late June. He's flourished in that role, working to a 2.16 ERA with 20 strikeouts in five starts covering 20.1 innings. The 34-year-old right-hander could operate as a multi-inning relief option for Chicago or even get some rotation turns. He hasn't started a major-game since 2016.... See More ... See Less
Cubs' Shane Greene: Inks minors deal with Cubs
Greene signed a minor-league contract with the Cubs on Sunday.
Greene has reported for now to the Cubs' affiliate in the Arizona Complex League and should eventually join up with Triple-A Iowa. The 34-year-old former Tigers closer holds a rough 7.09 ERA and 26:15 K:BB over his last 26.2 major-league innings dating back to the beginning of the 2021 season. He spent the majority of the 2022 campaign pitching for the Triple-A affiliates of the Dodgers and Yankees, struggling to a 5.50 ERA across 34.1 minor-league frames.... See More ... See Less
Yankees' Shane Greene: Back with Yankees on MiLB deal
Greene agreed to a minor-league contract with the Yankees on Friday, Matt Kardos of MLB.com reports.
Greene elected free agency earlier in the week after being DFA'd by the Yankees, but he'll return to the organization via a minor-league deal. The 33-year-old will report to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, where he has a 3.86 ERA, 1.19 WHIP and 22:8 K:BB across 21 innings.... See More ... See Less
Shane Greene: Elects free agency
Greene cleared waivers and elected free agency Wednesday.
Greene was designated for assignment by the Yankees on Sunday and will choose to become a free agent rather than heading back to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. The right-hander has made two relief appearances in the majors this year, allowing two runs while striking out two in three innings.... See More ... See Less
Yankees' Shane Greene: Designated for assignment
Greene was designated for assignment by the Yankees on Sunday.
Greene had his contract selected by the team Saturday and he pitched one inning, surrendering two runs on a Ramon Urias home run. He will now either return to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, get claimed by another team or be released outright.... See More ... See Less
Yankees' Shane Greene: Contract purchased by Yankees
Greene's contract was selected from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Saturday.
The veteran righty has a 0.75 ERA, 0.83 WHIP and 10 strikeouts over his last 12 innings (nine appearances) at Triple-A. Greene will operate in a low-leverage role out of the big-league bullpen.... See More ... See Less
Yankees' Shane Greene: Joins Yankees on MiLB deal
Greene agreed to a minor-league deal with the Yankees on Thursday, Conor Foley of The Scranton Times-Tribune reports.
The veteran right-hander elected free agency after being designated for assignment by the Dodgers in mid-May, and he'll now latch on with the Yankees. Greene covered two scoreless frames in his lone appearance for Los Angeles but struggled in the minors with a 5.87 ERA. He'll head to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre for his new organization.... See More ... See Less
Dodgers' Shane Greene: Loses spot on 40-man roster
Greene was designated for assignment by the Dodgers on Tuesday, Jack Harris of the Los Angeles Times reports.
Greene had his contract selected by Los Angeles over the weekend and picked up the win Sunday against the Phillies after delivering two scoreless innings, but it wasn't enough to stick on the big-league roster. David Price (illness) was activated from the COVID-19 IL in a corresponding move.... See More ... See Less
Dodgers' Shane Greene: Earns win in 2022 debut
Greene (1-0) was credited with the win against Philadelphia on Sunday, pitching two scoreless innings during which he allowed two hits and struck out one batter.
Greene was called up from Triple-A Oklahoma City on Sunday and was asked to cover the final two innings on his first day with the big club. The right-hander kept the Phillies off the scoreboard and earned the win as a result of the Dodgers scoring three runs over the eighth and ninth frames. Greene will likely work in mostly low-leverage situations while he remains in the majors, though he has had plenty of past success in the big leagues and could work his way up the pecking order if he pitches well.... See More ... See Less
Dodgers' Shane Greene: Joins big-league club
Greene had his contract selected by the Dodgers on Sunday, Eric Stephen of SBNation.com reports.
Greene joined the Dodgers on a minor-league deal in mid-March and will now make his way to the big-league roster. The veteran right-hander struggled with a 7.23 ERA over 28 appearances last year but had a 2.39 ERA over the previous two seasons.... See More ... See Less
Dodgers' Shane Greene: Heads to minors
The Dodgers reassigned Greene to minor-league camp Monday, Bill Plunkett of The Orange County Register reports.
Greene was one of nine non-roster invitees that the Dodgers shipped out of big-league camp with Opening Day just four days away. The 33-year-old righty has 341 career MLB appearances to his name and 67 saves, but he's coming off a rough 2021 campaign split between the Dodgers and Atlanta in which he saw his walk and home-run rates spike considerably. The walk issues persisted this spring, as he issued free passes to two of the six batters he faced in Cactus League play.... See More ... See Less
|HT/WT: 6-4, 200 lbs
|Birthplace: Clermont, FL
|Bats/Throws: R, R