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Pirates acquire right-hander Vance Worley from Twins for cash

The Pittsburgh Pirates have acquired right-hander Vance Worley from the Minnesota Twins for cash.The Pirates announced the trade Tuesday.Worley was acquired in a trade that sent outfielder Ben Revere to the Philadelphia Phillies before last season and he was the starter on opening day for the Twins. But he went 1-5 with a 7.21 ERA in 10 starts for the Twins and spent most of last season at Triple-A-Rochester.He came to spring training a long shot to make the Twins' revamped rotation, but posted a 13.50 ERA in 10 2-3 innings before being placed on waivers last week. Worley cleared waivers and was outrighted to Rochester on Friday....

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  1. Worley shines as Phils down Rockies

    Vance Worley did it all on Saturday.The Phillies righty pitched 6 2/3 strong innings and went 2-for-3 at the plate with a clutch two-run double in an 8-5 win over th...

  2. Phillies' Worley to DL with elbow issue

    Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Vance Worley was placed on the 15-day disabled list with loose bodies in his right elbow.Worley, who lasted just 4 1/3 innings in Tuesd...

  3. Phillies place Worley on DL

    The Philadelphia Phillies placed pitcher Vance Worley on the 15-day disabled list with right elbow inflammation.The move is retroactive to May 12.Worley was schedule...

  4. Phillies activate Worley from DL

    The Philadelphia Phillies activated pitcher Vance Worley from the 15-day disabled list Monday.The 24-year-old right-hander made seven starts for the Phillies before ...

  5. 8-5. Worley domina desde la lomita y remolca dos carreras para los Filis

    El abridor Vance Worley trabajó poco más de seis episodios, pegó doble de dos carreras y tuvo el apoyo del receptor panameño Carlos Ruiz, que se voló la barda para l...

  6. Worley happy with stuff despite giving up 4 runs in 2 innings as Twins beat Marlins 8-7

    Minnesota Twins right-hander Vance Worley was satisfied with his pitching but unhappy with the results Friday in his team's 8-7 victory over the Miami Marlins.Making...

  7. Morneau's 3-run double, Worley's 2 scoreless innings lead Twins past Pirates 5-4

    Justin Morneau hit a three-run double for Minnesota and newcomer Vance Worley pitched two scoreless innings in his spring debut for the Twins in a 5-4 victory over t...

  8. Worley strikes out 8 in Phils' win over Pirates

    Even though it was just a spring training outing, Vance Worley pitched as if it were Game 7 of the World Series.Worley struck out eight in four perfect innings to le...

  9. Filis 2, Padres 0; Worley poncha a 11 para Filadelfia

    Vance Worley ponchó el jueves a 11 bateadores en siete entradas y se combinó con dos relevistas para permitir apenas cuatro imparables y ayudar a los Filis de Filade...

  10. Worley fans 11 as Phillies blank Padres

    Vance Worley struck out a career-high 11 batters while scattering just four hits over seven strong innings, and the Philadelphia Phillies shut out the San Diego Padr...

  11. Worley takes the hill for Twins in Chicago

    Vance Worley's start with the Minnesota Twins hasn't gone as planned and he will try again for his first win of the season Friday in the opener of a three-game serie...

  12. Phillies, Worley struggle in 7-1 loss to Nationals

    Philadelphia Phillies right-hander Vance Worley worked out of one jam after another to keep the Washington Nationals scoreless through four innings.At that point, it...

  1. Phillies get CF Ben Revere from Twins for RHPs Vance Worley , Trevor May

    The Phillies have acquired outfielder Ben Revere from the Minnesota Twins for right-handers Vance Worley and Trevor May.Revere fills Philadelphia's need for a center...

  2. Pirates acquire P Worley from Twins

    Bradenton, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Pittsburgh Pirates have acquired pitcher Vance Worley from the Minnesota Twins for cash considerations.Worley, who was outrig...

  3. Raps rap Worley in 11-3 victory against Twins

    Twins starter Vance Worley allowed 11 hits and seven earned runs in Minnesota's 11-3 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday night.Worley's spring ERA rose to 13.50 an...

  4. Howard, Pence homer, Phils overcome 6-run deficit

    Vance Worley has provided quite a pick-me-up for the Philadelphia Phillies this season. On Wednesday, they returned the favor for their rookie pitcher.Ryan Howard an...

  5. Howard, Pence homer, Phils overcome 6-run deficit

    Vance Worley has provided quite a pick-me-up for the Philadelphia Phillies this season. On Wednesday, they returned the favor for their rookie pitcher.Ryan Howard an...

  6. Twins option Worley to minors

    The Minnesota Twins optioned starting pitcher Vance Worley to Triple-A Rochester following a disappointing outing Wednesday, in which he allowed all eight runs over ...

  7. Worley helps Phillies beat Rockies, end skid at 5

    Vance Worley got his first hit of the season by beating out an infield single, taking a face-first fall when he stepped awkwardly on the bag at the end of his franti...

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