Eric Chavez RUMORS & NEWS

  • Eric Chavez, a star who stayed barely out of the limelight, retires

    CBS Sports "Eric Chavez, the five-tool third baseman with extraordinary skill and a low-key California personality who won six straight Gold Glove awards and became the only star of the famed Moneyball A's to sign a long-term deal to stay in Oakland, is retiring Wednesday after an exceptional 16-plus-year..." July 30

  • Eric Chavez says “it’s a possibility” he could retire at season’s end "The D-backs transferred third baseman Eric Chavez from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list on Sunday in order to make room on the 40-man roster for infielder Nick Ahmed. Players on the 60-day DL do not count towards a team's 40-man roster limit. Chavez has been battling an injured left..." June 30

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    Jody Jackson @Jody_Jackson

    Eric Chavez been quietly dealing w L knee pain. Felt pop day before Aussie trip, not getting better. Will be convo after game on next step

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    Jon Heyman @JonHeymanCBS

    Eric Chavez has deal with dbacks

  • Yankees could bring back Eric Chavez

    New York Post "The Yankees will have no shortage of holes to fill when the general managers’ meetings begin on Monday in Orlando, Fla., and though some in the organization envision high-priced free agents such as Brian McCann and Shin-Soo Choo eventually winding up in The Bronx, they can’t rely simply on..." November 09

  • Diamondbacks' Eric Chavez is unsure if he’ll be returning

    Arizona Republic "Diamondbacks third baseman Eric Chavez insists he hasn’t pondered his future in baseball much. Chavez who is finishing off a one-year $3 million contract has had a brief discussion with manager Kirk Gibson about how he’s enjoyed this year and the possibility of another. But other than that his..." September 14

  • Diamondbacks get Miguel Montero, Eric Chavez back from DL

    CBS Sports "Diamondbacks catcher Miguel Montero and third baseman Eric Chavez have both been reinstated from the 15-day disabled list the club announced Monday evening. In corresponding moves infielder Matt Davidson and catcher Tuffy Gosewisch are headed back to Triple-A Reno. Montero 30 is having an..." August 26

  • Diamondbacks veteran third baseman Eric Chavez is healthy and hitting better than ever

    Arizona Republic "Diamondbacks shortstop Cliff Pennington began his career with the Oakland Athletics in 2008 when third baseman Eric Chavez was hitting his roughest patch ever. From 2008 to 2010 the three years the two overlapped in Oakland Chavez played a total of 64 games due to a variety of injuries. Back..." July 27

  • D-backs activate Chavez from DL, cut Hinske

    Fox Sports Arizona "After a month on the disabled list, third baseman Eric Chavez was activated Friday by the Diamondbacks, who designated veteran Eric Hinske for assignment to make room on the roster. The 35-year-old Chavez was hitting .325 with seven homers and 25 RBIs when he strained an oblique muscle while..." June 29

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    Steve Gilbert @SteveGilbertMLB

    #Dbacks reinstate Willie Bloomquist from DL and place Eric Chavez on DL with right oblique strain.

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    Nick Piecoro @nickpiecoro

    Well this isn't good. Eric Chavez just took a swing and walked back to the dugout in pain. Cliff Pennington in the game to replace him.

  • Diamondbacks’ Eric Chavez eager for chance to ‘restart’

    Arizona Republic "Third baseman Eric Chavez is on the back fields in the mornings and playing games in the afternoons, doing all of the activities expected of a healthy baseball player in Diamondbacks camp. And Chavez, after years of struggling to stay on the field, is healthy. But a lot goes into him staying..." March 06