Joakim Soria rumors, news and stories [Top 20+ latest articles]

Recent Joakim Soria news, rumors

  • • Blue Jays Designate Jacob Barnes For Assignment
    The Blue Jays announced that right-hander Jacob Barnes has been designated for assignment (hat tip to Sportsnet’s Ben Nicholson-Smith).  The move creates roster space so Joakim Soria could be reinstated from the COVID-related injury list, a necessary procedural transaction before Soria hits the free agent market. Toronto acquired Barnes from the Mets in June, as…...2021
  • • COVID Notes: 9/25/21
    The latest coronavirus-related moves from around baseball… The Blue Jays placed right-hander Joakim Soria on the COVID-related injury list, and recalled left-hander Kirby Snead from Triple-A to fill Soria’s roster spot.  Acquired in a trade deadline deal with the Diamondbacks, Soria has an ungainly 7.88 ERA over eight innings in his brief time with the…...2021
  • • Diamondbacks Acquire Two Players From Blue Jays To Complete Joakim Soria Trade
    The Diamondbacks announced they’ve acquired two minor league players — catcher J.J. D’Orazio and left-hander Yaifer Perdomo — from the Blue Jays. The move completes the teams’ deadline day deal that sent veteran reliever Joakim Soria to Toronto. Arizona picks up a pair of low-level developmental prospects. Entering the season, Eric Longenhagen of FanGraphs ranked the ...2021
  • • Blue Jays To Acquire Joakim Soria From Diamondbacks
    The Blue Jays are acquiring reliever Joakim Soria from the Diamondbacks, according to John Gambadoro of Arizona Sports 98.7 FM....2021
  • • Reds Bats & Bullpen Both Go Deep Six
    The Reds' bullpen are the Nasty Boys again. Not in the good way though. In the Janet Jackson way. . .Nasty, nasty boys, don't mean a thing. Lucas Sims (1 IP, 3 ER) came in and pitched a clean, sexy 9th inning, like a closer might. Then the 10th inning came, and--did Amir Garrett sneeze on him? Yo, I put this CD-Rom in my computer, fired up the dial-up, and began to clothe my Sims family for this? ...2021
  • • Joakim Soria Leaves Game Due To Possible Calf Strain
    Diamondbacks reliever Joakim Soria left Sunday’s game after four batters due to injury, with manager Torey Lovullo telling reporters (including Nick Piecoro of The Arizona Republic) that the team’s initial thought is a possible calf strain.  More will be known once Soria undergoes tests tomorrow. The injury occurred while Soria was covering first base during…...2021
  • • Offseason In Review: Arizona Diamondbacks
    The Diamondbacks went into the 2020 campaign aiming for a playoff spot, but they wound up going 25-35 and finishing last in the National League West. The D-backs nevertheless had a rather modest offseason and now look as if they’ll extend their playoff drought to four years in 2021. Major League Signings Joakim Soria, RHP:…...2021
  • • Diamondbacks Designate Taylor Guilbeau For Assignment
    The Diamondbacks have designated southpaw Taylor Guilbeau for assignment, as per a team announcement.  The move creates roster space for Joakim Soria, whose deal with the club is now official. More analysis to come…...2021
  • • Diamondbacks Add Still-Excellent Joakim Soria to Bullpen
    Arizona plucks a new closer from the long list of relievers still available as spring training nears....2021
  • • MLB free agency: Diamondbacks add Joakim Soria to their bullpen, per report
    The reliever right now looks like the favorite to be Arizona's closer for 2021...2021

Share it ! 😉

Joakim Soria injury and suspension

  • • Blue Jays Designate Jacob Barnes For Assignment
    The Blue Jays announced that right-hander Jacob Barnes has been designated for assignment (hat tip to Sportsnet’s Ben Nicholson-Smith).  The move creates roster space so Joakim Soria could be reinstated from the COVID-related injury list, a necessary procedural transaction before Soria hits the free agent market. Toronto acquired Barnes from the Mets in June, as…...2021
  • • COVID Notes: 9/25/21
    The latest coronavirus-related moves from around baseball… The Blue Jays placed right-hander Joakim Soria on the COVID-related injury list, and recalled left-hander Kirby Snead from Triple-A to fill Soria’s roster spot.  Acquired in a trade deadline deal with the Diamondbacks, Soria has an ungainly 7.88 ERA over eight innings in his brief time with the…...2021
  • • Joakim Soria Leaves Game Due To Possible Calf Strain
    Diamondbacks reliever Joakim Soria left Sunday’s game after four batters due to injury, with manager Torey Lovullo telling reporters (including Nick Piecoro of The Arizona Republic) that the team’s initial thought is a possible calf strain.  More will be known once Soria undergoes tests tomorrow. The injury occurred while Soria was covering first base during…...2021
  • • Quick Hits: Soria, Renfroe, Gordon, Stanton
    Joakim Soria suffered a mild right groin strain during the Brewers’ ninth-inning meltdown against the Padres today. Soria walked off the mound with an apparent injury after allowing a go-ahead grand slam to Hunter Renfroe. According to Adam McCalvy of MLB.com, the malady was later described as a mild right groin strain. There’s no official word…...2018
  • • White Sox acquire Joakim Soria
    Well how about that? Major League Baseball’s offseason finally produced something. A three-team trade, in fact! In short, reliever Joakim Soria is moving on. The reliever will join his fifth team ahead of his 11th MLB season. And for the most part, his career has been pretty successful. Over his 10-year career, Soria has compiled 204 saves while totaling a 2.86 ERA, 3.07 FIP and 2.99 DRA. From his...2018
  • • Royals Put Joakim Soria On 10-Day DL With Oblique Strain
    The Royals announced Friday that setup man Joakim Soria has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a strained left oblique. The move is retroactive to Aug. 16, so Soria can be activated on the 26th of this month, but oblique injuries often require upwards of a month to fully heal. Right-hander Kevin McCarthy…...2017
  • • Luke Hochevar Injury: Updates on Royals Pitcher's Status and Return
    2016
  • • Royals fall behind early in 12-3 loss to Diamondbacks
    SURPRISE, Ariz. -- Patrick Corbin, who was limited to 16 starts last year after returning from Tommy John surgery, threw three scoreless innings and the Arizona Diamondbacks hit three home runs in the first three innings to defeat the Kansas City Royals 12-3 on Friday.Corbin faced 10 batters and allowed two singles."I thought the toughest part of it last year was just the recovery part of it, just...2016
  • • Soria uses 'different weapons' from rest of Royals bullpen
    SURPRISE, Ariz. -- Joakim Soria is back with the Kansas City Royals, a relative soft tosser in the bullpen of the World Series champions.The 31-year-old right-hander was the Royals' closer from 2007-11 and averaged 93 mph with his fastball last year for Detroit and Pittsburgh. But Wade Davis, Kelvin Herrera and Luke Hochevar all reach 95-101 mph."They have different weapons," Soria said. "I never ...2016
  • • Necessary Moves: Mark Melancon, Pittsburgh Pirates
    Over the next 30 days, I’ll look at 30 players—one from each team—that I believe should be traded, but more along the lines of a “what if” scenario. Some will seem obvious, just as others will seem nonsensical. Some may also seem desperate, but it’s important to understand that this list is entirely subjective and made up solely of notable names. A player can be deemed movable for any of the follo...2015

Advertisement

Joakim Soria lifestyle

  • • Potential MLB Trade Market Impact Has Caught Up to Free-Agent Class
    2015
  • • Scott Miller's Starting 9: Jays, Royals, Mets Full Steam Ahead After Deadline
    2015

Advertisement

Joakim Soria trade, contract, salary rumors

  • • Blue Jays Designate Jacob Barnes For Assignment
    The Blue Jays announced that right-hander Jacob Barnes has been designated for assignment (hat tip to Sportsnet’s Ben Nicholson-Smith).  The move creates roster space so Joakim Soria could be reinstated from the COVID-related injury list, a necessary procedural transaction before Soria hits the free agent market. Toronto acquired Barnes from the Mets in June, as…...2021
  • • COVID Notes: 9/25/21
    The latest coronavirus-related moves from around baseball… The Blue Jays placed right-hander Joakim Soria on the COVID-related injury list, and recalled left-hander Kirby Snead from Triple-A to fill Soria’s roster spot.  Acquired in a trade deadline deal with the Diamondbacks, Soria has an ungainly 7.88 ERA over eight innings in his brief time with the…...2021
  • • Diamondbacks Acquire Two Players From Blue Jays To Complete Joakim Soria Trade
    The Diamondbacks announced they’ve acquired two minor league players — catcher J.J. D’Orazio and left-hander Yaifer Perdomo — from the Blue Jays. The move completes the teams’ deadline day deal that sent veteran reliever Joakim Soria to Toronto. Arizona picks up a pair of low-level developmental prospects. Entering the season, Eric Longenhagen of FanGraphs ranked the ...2021
  • • D-backs, Joakim Soria Agree To Deal
    The Diamondbacks have agreed to terms with free-agent reliever Joakim Soria, reports Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic (via Twitter). Soria, a client of agent Oscar Suarez, will receive a one-year deal. He’ll earn a $3.5MM salary and can earn an additional $500K worth of bonuses based on his total number of appearances, Nick Piecoro of…...2021
  • • Mariners Interested In Joakim Soria
    The Mariners are the latest team to show interest in free agent reliever Joakim Soria, MLB Network’s Jon Morosi tweets.  Seattle joins the Twins, Blue Jays, and all four of the Mariners’ AL West rivals as teams linked to Soria’s market at some point during the offseason. Naturally, the entire AL West got a good…...2021
  • • Free Agent Notes: Soria, Hand, Odorizzi, Rosenthal
    Some buzz from the free agent market… The Blue Jays continue to be interested in Brad Hand and Jake Odorizzi, according to Sportsnet.ca’s Ben Nicholson-Smith in an update on Toronto’s offseason endeavors.  In the latest name to appear on the Jays’ wide-ranging radar, Joakim Soria has also drawn attention, though “talks haven’t been serious on…...2021
  • • MLB rumors: Reds working to trade Sonny Gray; Twins after Enrique Hernandez and Joakim Soria
    Here is Sunday's hot stove buzz...2020
  • • Oakland Athletics' offseason reviewed
    This is the latest post of MLBTR’s annual Offseason in Review series, in which we take stock of every team’s winter dealings. After surprising their way to the the majors’ fourth-best record in 2018, the low-budget Athletics made a series of short-term commitments this past offseason. Major League Signings Joakim Soria, RP: two years, $15 million Mike Fiers, RHP: two years, $14.1 million Marco Est...2019
  • • Free agent faceoff: David Robertson vs. Zach Britton vs. Adam Ottavino
    Seven-time All-Star closer Craig Kimbrel entered the winter as the undisputed No. 1 reliever available in free agency, but it’s not as easy to identify the second-best option on the open market. When the offseason commenced, MLBTR’s Tim Dierkes, Steve Adams and Jeff Todd lumped four relievers close together behind Kimbrel in terms of projected earning power. They forecast that Jeurys Familia, Davi...2018
  • • Reports: Soria agrees to two-year deal with A's
    Veteran reliever Joakim Soria has agreed to a two-year deal with the Oakland Athletics worth $15 million, according to multiple reports on Thursday night....2018

Joakim Soria stats and results

  • • Royals lose to A's after Soria blows another save
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Danny Duffy pitched superbly into the eighth inning, but Joakim Soria blew another save as the Kansas City Royals' chances to return to the postseason took another hit.Pinch hitter Yonder Alonso delivered a two-run double in the eighth inning and the Oakland Athletics rallied past Kansas City 5-4 Tuesday night, another key loss for the Royals.The defending World Series champion...2016
  • • Luke Hochevar Injury: Updates on Royals Pitcher's Status and Return
    2016
  • • Royals Still Have All the Ingredients of Their Championship Formula in 2016
    2016
  • • Joakim Soria to Royals: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction
    2015
  • • Royals sign Joakim Soria for three years, $25 million
    The Royals have been the example by which other teams strive to model their bullpen after. Their relief core has been hands down the best in baseball over the last three years. Unfortunately for them once dominant closer Greg Holland become a non-tender after undergoing Tommy John surgery. In an effort to compensate for that loss the Royals are close to signing right-handed reliever Joakim Soria t...2015
  • • MLB Trade Rumors: Buzz Surrounding Freddie Freeman, Jorge Soler and More
    2015
  • • Detroit Tigers' Dave Dombrowski Puts Club in Position to Compete in 2016
    2015
  • • Joakim Soria to Pirates: Latest Trade Details, Comments, Reaction
    2015
  • • MLB Rumors: Buzz Surrounding David Price Trade, Aroldis Chapman and More
    2015
  • • Bullpen spoils Verlander's start in Tigers' loss to Twins
    2015

Joakim Soria parents, kids, wife / husband, girlfriend / boyfriend

  • • Reds Bats & Bullpen Both Go Deep Six
    2021
  • • Luke Hochevar Injury: Updates on Royals Pitcher's Status and Return
    2016
  • • Park's first MLB homer bittersweet
    Byung Ho Park picked a dramatic moment for his first career homer, as he launched a go-ahead solo blast off right-hander Joakim Soria in the eighth inning of the Twins' eventual 4-3 loss to the Royals on Friday at Kauffman Stadium....2016
  • • MLB Rumors: Latest Buzz on Ben Zobrist, Aroldis Chapman and More
    2015
  • • Scott Miller's Starting 9: There's a Closers Sale Going on at MLB's GM Meetings
    2015
  • • JaCoby Jones, Tigers Prospect, Suspended: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction
    2015
  • • JaCoby Jones, Tigers Prospect, Suspended: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction
    2015
  • • MLB Rumors: Buzz Surrounding David Price Trade, Aroldis Chapman and More
    2015
  • • Indians' Francisco Lindor Gets 1st Career Hit, Wipes Out Going for Double
    2015
  • • Tigers' Recent Nosedive Raising Alarms but Not Panic Time Quite Yet
    2015

Top Joakim Soria news

  • • Down five runs in 9th, Twins stage epic rally
    Brian Dozier finished second in the Esurance MLB All-Star Game Final Vote on Friday, but he didn't let that deter him from hitting a walk-off three-run homer off Tigers closer Joakim Soria to lift the Twins to a wild 8-6 win at Target Field....2015
  • • Bullpen rewrites ending to Verlander's start
    Brian Dozier finished second in the Esurance MLB All-Star Game Final Vote on Friday, but he didn't let that deter him from hitting a walk-off three-run homer off Tigers closer Joakim Soria to lift the Twins to a wild 8-6 win at Target Field....2015
  • • Tigers roar early, hold off relentless O's
    The Tigers exploded for 16 hits on Thursday night in a 9-8 victory over the Orioles at Camden Yards, giving Detroit its first consecutive victories since July 8-9 -- on the day it traded away starter David Price and closer Joakim Soria....2015
  • • Tigers roar early, hold off relentless O's
    The Tigers exploded for 16 hits on Thursday night in a 9-8 victory over the Orioles at Camden Yards, giving Detroit its first consecutive victories since July 8-9 -- on the day it traded away starter David Price and closer Joakim Soria....2015
  • • Indians' Francisco Lindor Gets 1st Career Hit, Wipes Out Going for Double
    2015
  • • Royals reportedly agree to deal with Soria
    Joakim Soria is heading back to Kansas City after reportedly agreeing to a three-year deal with the Royals on Sunday night, according to multiple reports. The deal is reportedly worth $25 million....2015
  • • Tigers trade reliever Joakim Soria to Pirates
    Tigers trade reliever Joakim Soria to Pirates...2015
  • • From Greinke to Mattingly, High-Upside Dodgers Face Uncertain Offseason Future
    2015
  • • Scott Miller's Starting 9: Jays, Royals, Mets Full Steam Ahead After Deadline
    2015
  • • Gentry delivers walk-off 1B in 9th to lift O's
    Craig Gentry served a soft two-out, ninth-inning single to center off reliever Joakim Soria, scoring Caleb Joseph, as the Orioles walked off against the Royals, 2-1, Monday night at Camden Yards....2017
  • • Grand exit for Reds on Frazier's walk-off slam
    With two outs in the bottom of the 13th inning, bases loaded and the game tied, Reds third baseman Todd Frazier knew what was coming from Tigers closer Joakim Soria. Frazier had watched teammate Ivan De Jesus Jr. go down on strikes in the at-bat before him, the victim of a breaking ball for strike three. Behind in the count, Frazier knew what was coming. He hit a curveball over the left-center fie...2015
  • • Pirates To Acquire Joakim Soria
    The Pirates and Tigers are in agreement on a trade that will send Joakim Soria to Pittsburgh, reports Jon Heyman of CBS Sports (on Twitter). MLive.com’s James Schmehl said a deal was getting close (via Twitter). Rob Biertempfel of the Pittsburgh … ...2015
  • • Soria's loyal heart never left Kansas City
    One of general manager Dayton Moore's first priorities when he joined the Royals in 2006 was to build a shutdown bullpen. For more than four years, right-hander Joakim Soria was the man who protected those leads....2016
  • • Royals agree to deals with Soria, Young
    Joakim Soria is heading back to Kansas City and Chris Young is staying there after agreeing to deals with the Royals. Soria's deal is reportedly for three years and $25 million and Young's is for two years. Both agreements are pending physicals....2015

Joakim Soria fantasy rankings and news

  • • Reds Bats & Bullpen Both Go Deep Six
    2021
  • • Royals Still Have All the Ingredients of Their Championship Formula in 2016
    2016
  • • Joakim Soria to Pirates: Latest Trade Details, Comments, Reaction
    2015
  • • Fantasy Baseball 2015: Ranking the Top 45 Relief Pitchers
    2015

Joakim Soria schedule, game

  • • Offseason In Review: Arizona Diamondbacks
    2021
  • • Diamondbacks Add Still-Excellent Joakim Soria to Bullpen
    2021
  • • Athletics add free-agent righty Joakim Soria to an already dominant bullpen, per reports
    Do the A's have enough starting pitching though?...2018
  • • Sorting the relievers of the upcoming free-agent draft class
    On Saturday, we took a look at which pending free-agent starters had the most successful regular seasons in terms of velocity, strikeouts, walks, generating ground balls and inducing weak contact. We’ll do the same here with relievers who are scheduled to become free agents in a few weeks (once again, thanks to MLBTR’s Steve Adams for coming up with this method a year ago and to FanGraphs for supp...2018
  • • Brewers acquire closer Joakim Soria from White Sox
    As the trade deadline approaches, the Milwaukee Brewers have been in search for pitching. On Thursday, they made their first major addition with the acquisition of reliever Joakim Soria from the Chicago White Sox. Milwaukee seems to be taking the approach that could be quite popular among contenders this season. Due to the lack of reliable starting pitchers on the trade market, contenders are now ...2018
  • • A's hurt Royals' playoff hopes with 4-run 8th
    With two on and two out and a one-run lead, beleaguered Royals reliever Joakim Soria surrendered a two-run double to left-handed pinch-hitter Yonder Alonso in a four-run eighth as the A's rallied for a stunning 5-4 win on Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium....2016
  • • Luke Hochevar Injury: Updates on Royals Pitcher's Status and Return
    2016
  • • Mets vs. Royals: Score and Twitter Reaction from 2016 MLB Opening Night
    2016
  • • Chien-Ming Wang Is 35, and 27
    There were 13 pitchers who appeared in a Monday afternoon spring-training contest between the White Sox and the Royals. The game took place in one of the few ST venues equipped with PITCHf/x, and to no one’s surprise, the fastest average fastball on the day was thrown by Yordano Ventura. Showing up in second place was one Brandon Brennan, and then in third place, you find Chien-Ming Wang. Just in ...2016
  • • Royals fall behind early in 12-3 loss to Diamondbacks
    2016

Joakim Soria rumors, scandals

  • • Reds Bats & Bullpen Both Go Deep Six
    2021
  • • Free Agent Notes: Soria, Hand, Odorizzi, Rosenthal
    2021
  • • MLB rumors: Reds working to trade Sonny Gray; Twins after Enrique Hernandez and Joakim Soria
    2020
  • • MLB Trade Rumors: Buzz Surrounding Freddie Freeman, Jorge Soler and More
    2015
  • • MLB Free Agency 2015-16: Early Look at One Realistic Fit for Every Team
    2015
  • • Scott Miller's Starting 9: Jays, Royals, Mets Full Steam Ahead After Deadline
    2015
  • • MLB Rumors: Buzz Surrounding David Price Trade, Aroldis Chapman and More
    2015
  • • Scott Miller's Starting 9: The Astros, Yankees, A-Rod & More...Do We Believe?
    2015
  • • Tigers Bullpen Is Terrible, but Orioles Showing Goods for Deep October Run
    2014

Latest baseball headlines and breaking news