Lyle Overbay

Report: Diamondbacks designate Lyle Overbay for assignment – CBSSports.com (blog)

Report: Diamondbacks designate Lyle Overbay for assignment
CBSSports.com (blog)
The Diamondbacks have designated first baseman Lyle Overbay for assignment, Nick Piecoro of the Arizona Republic reported Monday. Overbay spent a good chunk of the early season platooning with Paul Goldschmidt at first base, and in sum Overbay

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Lyle Overbay Designated For Assignment – AZ Snake Pit

Lyle Overbay Designated For Assignment
AZ Snake Pit
In the move to make room for the newly acquired Chris Johnson, veteran First Baseman Lyle Overbay has been designated for assignment by the Diamondbacks, likely ending his second stint with the D'Backs. Overbay was batting .292/.367/.448 in limited

D-backs designate Overbay for assignment – AZDiamondbacks.com

D-backs designate Overbay for assignment
AZDiamondbacks.com
PHOENIX — The Arizona Diamondbacks announced they have designated first baseman Lyle Overbay for assignment, according to D-backs' Executive Vice President & General Manager Kevin Towers. Overbay, 35, hit .292 (28-for-96) with 9 doubles,

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Kubel, Young hit home runs; D-backs sweep Houston – Houston Chronicle


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Kubel, Young hit home runs; D-backs sweep Houston
Houston Chronicle
Houston Astros' Chris Johnson (23) gets caught in a rundown between Arizona Diamondbacks' Lyle Overbay (37) and Stephen Drew, who would eventually tag Johnson out, in the sixth inning during a baseball game, Sunday, July 22, 2012, in Phoenix.
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Astros stagger home after 1-9 western road tripU-T San Diego

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Nagging left wrist soreness sidelines Aramis – MLB.com

Nagging left wrist soreness sidelines Aramis
MLB.com
Ramirez hit his 35th double in Saturday's 4-1 loss, inching closer to the Brewers' single-season record of 53 doubles set by Lyle Overbay in 2004. Ramirez is currently on pace for 57 doubles and is batting .286 with 12 home runs and 61 RBIs in his

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Double Guessing the D-backs: Chris Young for Stephen Drew? – AZ Snake Pit

Double Guessing the D-backs: Chris Young for Stephen Drew?
AZ Snake Pit
The pitcher's position (formerly Drew's) was up, and now Kirk Gibson had limited options: Lyle Overbay, Henry Blanco, or John McDonald. Not exactly a great choice. If Gibson had held back Young for what would have been the 8th showdown, he would have

The First Place Dodgers Return Home to Keep the Snakes in the Grass – Lasorda’s Lair


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The First Place Dodgers Return Home to Keep the Snakes in the Grass
Lasorda’s Lair
The guys we have to watch for are Miguel Montero, Chris Young, and Lyle Overbay. Montero is .500, (7 for 14), with a home run. Young is hitting .316 (6 for 19), with three home runs, and five RBI. Overbay is hitting .458 (11 for 24), with five doubles.
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Astros stagger home after 1-9 western road trip – Austin American-Statesman


Austin American-Statesman
Astros stagger home after 1-9 western road trip
Austin American-Statesman
Houston Astros' Chris Johnson (23) gets caught in a rundown between Arizona Diamondbacks' Lyle Overbay (37) and Stephen Drew, who would eventually tag Johnson out, in the sixth inning during a baseball game, Sunday, July 22, 2012, in Phoenix.

Arizona Diamondbacks’ home-road splits a mystery – AZ Central.com

Arizona Diamondbacks' home-road splits a mystery
AZ Central.com
Or maybe it's a matter of which pitchers they're facing, veteran Lyle Overbay said. "You run into a three-game series where they have their top three starters, or we struggle against that type of pitcher or something," he said. Whatever the reason

  • ejzien: @EricGarment Lyle Overbay got cut today? Hes gotta be the Gerry Macnamara of the MLB
  • PrinceOfTennis4: Lyle Overbay DFA’d
  • natedarling: Lyle Overbay & Maeve Binchy are trending in Sacramento. Bad day for Irish writers & light hitting 1st basemen. #OddCombo
  • Mac_App: Diamondbacks designate 1B Lyle Overbay for assignment
  • 729LIMO: RT @TylerLockman: #Dbacks DFA Lyle Overbay to makes room for Chris Johnson. Still have a ton of middle IF. Have to believe someone is getting moved.
  • ParkerStremmel: BREAKING: Former Pack star Lyle Overbay has been DFA’d. http://t.co/t5DyKCMu @KOLO8
  • primtimrim21: RT @Ken_Rosenthal: Source: #Diamondbacks designate Lyle Overbay for assignment.
  • OppoBombs26: Best of luck to Lyle Overbay. Hope ya find a team soon, buddy <3
  • DbackFans: If you haven’t heard. The Dbacks will DFA Lyle Overbay to make room for new 3B Chris Johnson. Johnson is in the lineup tonight, Batting 8th.