Minor Moves: Indians, Dodgers, Jake Fox

Here's where we'll keep track of today's minor moves…

  • The Indians announced that outfielder Jerad Head elected free agency. The 28-year-old spent most of the season at Triple-A, where he posted a .284/.338/.526 line with 24 homers.
  • Double-A right-hander Will Savage re-signed with the Dodgers on a minor league deal according to Jon Paul Morosi of FOX Sports (on Twitter). The 27-year-old posted a 3.95 ERA with 5.5 K/9 and 1.7 BB/9 in 141 1/3 innings in 2011.
  • Jake Fox refused an assignment to the Orioles' Triple-A affiliate and has elected free agency, according to Roch Kubatko of MASNsports.com (on Twitter). Baltimore had outrtighted Fox off of its 40-man roster last week. The 29-year-old posted a .756 OPS in 67 plate appearances this year, appearing behind the plate, in left field and at first base.


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6 Comments on "Minor Moves: Indians, Dodgers, Jake Fox"


chico65
3 years 9 months ago

Sounds like he just may have proved that he is crazy like a fox

Meh Sheep
3 years 9 months ago

Jake Fox had 10 home runs this past spring and it reminds me of Major League 2.

Rube Baker: Wow, Willie’s really got some power.

Lou Brown: Off a guy who’ll be bagging groceries in a couple of weeks!

Tom_McAllister
3 years 9 months ago

I wish Jake all the best.  I got to meet him this past season, and he couldn’t have been a nicer guy to talk to.  He’s never gotten a chance to play every day, and hopefully he’ll find a team to give him that chance. 

I do think his power is for real (unlike Omar Epps, a.k.a. Willie Mays Hayes).

Lastings
3 years 9 months ago

Wesley Snipes was and always will be Willie Mays Hayes, forget Epps.

Blue387
3 years 9 months ago

Astros could use this guy. Any guy, really.

philliesfan136
3 years 9 months ago

Plus Phillies. I’d rather have him over Schneider.