Ago. 30 7:59 AM PT8:59 AM MT9:59 AM CT10:59 AM ET10:59 HE14:59 GMT22:59 CST7:59 AM MST9:59 AM EST10:29 AM VEN18:59 UAE9:59 AM CT-The Indians have acquired outfielder Jason Kubel from Arizona, adding a left-handed hitter for their playoff push. Analisis: Kubel was designated for assignment this week by the Diamondbacks after he batted just .220 with five homers and 32 RBIs in 89 games. The 31-year-old, who hit 30 homers last season, had been reduced to mainly pinch-hitting duties. Kubel spent seven seasons in Minnesota before signing as a free agent with Arizona in 2011.
Ago. 27 3:44 PM PT4:44 PM MT5:44 PM CT6:44 PM ET18:44 HE22:44 GMT6:44 CST3:44 PM MST5:44 PM EST6:14 PM VEN2:44 UAE (+1)5:44 PM CT-- The Arizona Diamondbacks have designated Kubel for assignment. Analisis: Kubel, in his ninth major league season, was struggling at the plate and had seen his role limited mostly to pinch hitting. The31-year-old left-handed batter was hitting .220 with five home runs and 32 RBIs. Kubel was signed as a free agent in December 2011 and got off to a strong start last season before tailing off in the late stages. Still, he hit .253 with a career-high 30 home runs and 90 RBIs.
Junio 22 1:56 PM PT2:56 PM MT3:56 PM CT4:56 PM ET16:56 HE20:56 GMT4:56 CST1:56 PM MST3:56 PM EST4:26 PM VEN0:56 UAE (+1)3:56 PM CT-Kubel tied his career high with four hits in Friday's 11-5 win over the Reds. Analisis: Kubel was 2 for 12 in his previous five games.
Junio 2 3:28 PM PT4:28 PM MT5:28 PM CT6:28 PM ET18:28 HE22:28 GMT6:28 CST3:28 PM MST5:28 PM EST5:58 PM VEN2:28 UAE (+1)5:28 PM CT-Kubel drove in a season-high four runs in a 12-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday. Analisis: Kubel, batting .248, also had two hits in Sunday's series finale, an 8-4 victory.
Abr. 30 11:26 AM PT12:26 PM MT1:26 PM CT2:26 PM ET14:26 HE18:26 GMT2:26 CST11:26 AM MST1:26 PM EST1:56 PM VEN22:26 UAE1:26 PM CT-Kubel hit a two-run homer in Monday's 6-4 loss to San Francisco. Analisis: Kubel is batting .306 with three long balls and eight RBIs in 10 games this season.
Abr. 13 5:57 PM PT6:57 PM MT7:57 PM CT8:57 PM ET20:57 HE0:57 GMT8:57 CST5:57 PM MST7:57 PM EST8:27 PM VEN4:57 UAE (+1)7:57 PM CT-Kubel returned to action Sunday for Arizona. Analisis: Kubel was on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left quadriceps.