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  • Pena The Cubbie
    in RotoGraphs by David Golebiewski - 12/13/2010 -  6
    First baseman Carlos Pena revived his career in Tampa, transforming from a disappointing former top-10 draft pick who passed through Texas, Oakland, Detroit, the Bronx and Boston to an offensive

  • Ronald Guzman and the 1B-Only Quagmire
    in FanGraphs by Nathaniel Stoltz - 2/20/2014 -  25
    When the Rangers signed then-16-year-old Dominican Ronald Guzman in July 2011 for a whopping $3.45 million bonus, the 6'5" hulk was said to profile as a corner outfielder with a big bat--the best

  • Ronald Acuña Is Making History
    in FanGraphs by Jay Jaffe - 8/14/2018 -  55
    Braves rookie Ronald Acuña has been on a tear lately. On Monday against the Marlins in Atlanta, the 20-year-old phenom did something that only three other players have done in over a century: lead

  • Carlos Pena Returns to the Trop
    in RotoGraphs by Chris Cwik - 1/23/2012 -  3
    Carlos Pena is a Tampa Bay Ray again. While it's easy for fantasy owners to reminisce about the 116 home runs Pena hit between 2007-2009, Pena's 2010 was the worst offensive showing on his career

  • Carlos Pena Returns to the Trop
    in FanGraphs by Jack Moore - 1/20/2012 -  25
    When Carlos Pena had his breakout season for Tampa Bay in 2007, it wasn't as a member of the Rays. Pena was instead just another of the hapless Devil Rays, slogging along in soulless Tropicana Field

  • Branyan, Pena, and Trading
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 2/19/2010 -  29
    rumblings of the Rays interest in Russell Branyan, I have to think that Carlos Pena is more likely to be the big power hitter getting moved at the deadline. The Rays are always planning ahead

  • Will Carlos Pena Bounce Back?
    in RotoGraphs by Brian Joura - 3/21/2009 -  2
    Carlos Pena followed up his monster 2007 season with a disappointing year. Last year’s highlights for Pena were hitting 31 HR and driving in 102, which led to a $10 season according to Last Player

  • Tony Pena Jr., The Pitcher
    in FanGraphs by R.J. Anderson - 9/8/2009 -  22
    Tony Pena Jr.’s quest to reach the majors as a pitcher is going swimmingly. Over the weekend Pena Jr. made his tenth appearance as a minor league pitcher. This marked his first as a pitcher in Triple

  • Carlos Pena's Walk Year
    in FanGraphs by David Golebiewski - 5/27/2010 -  4
    Once a cherished prospect, ranked among the top 10 farm talents in the game by Baseball America before the 2002 season, Carlos Pena took a circuitous route to major league success. The 10th overall

  • What's Wrong with Carlos Pena?
    in FanGraphs by Tommy Rancel - 5/2/2011 -  30
    power bat of Carlos Pena and the friendly confines of Wrigley Field seemed like a perfect marriage on paper. From 2007 to 2010, Pena averaged 36 home runs per season. His 144 bombs over that time frame

  • Don't Forget About Ronald Belisario
    in RotoGraphs by Eno Sarris - 5/20/2014 -  13
    or 8th inning usage or it would have to be considered a coup. Ronald Belisario fails a few of these. Well, sure, he's back up to about 93.4 mph, and that's more than Lindstrom (93.2

  • Carlos Pena Signs a Taco
    in NotGraphs by Carson Cistulli - 1/14/2011 -  6
    This video of Carlos Pena signing a taco is actually the third in a series of three taking place over three consecutive spring trainings. I'll submit that, while Episode Two is certainly

  • Ronald Torreyes Continues to Exceed Expectations
    in FanGraphs by Chris Mitchell - 4/14/2016 -  12
    Unless you've been following the Yankees this year, there's a decent chance you have no idea who Ronald Torreyes is. That's understandable. I've been monitoring him for a while, but that's only

  • Juan Soto vs Ronald Acuna
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 8/21/2018 -  0
    I feel like there hasn't been nearly enough fanfare that we're witnessing not just one amazing rookie campaign, but two in the National League East. Ronald Acuna was perhaps the most anticipated

  • Reasons to Be Wary of Carlos Pena
    in FanGraphs by Steve Slowinski - 1/16/2012 -  13
    upside, but not much. As a result of this dearth of offense, one player is beginning to get some attention on the rumor mill: Carlos Pena. Pena looks like the best remaining free agent option

  • Breakout Breakdown: Ronald Acuña Jr.
    in RotoGraphs by Paul Sporer - 11/13/2018 -  9
    Ronald Acuña Jr. won the NL Rookie of the Year on Monday evening. That isn’t much of a surprise, but the fact that he ran away with it was kind of shocking. I didn’t see a major difference between

  • Bell, Pena Staying Put
    in FanGraphs by Eric Seidman - 8/25/2011 -  15
    Heath Bell and Carlos Pena were each claimed on waivers earlier this week, though it appears that neither player will be moving. The Giants claimed Bell, most likely to bolster their bullpen

  • Switching Out Hanigan for Pena
    in FanGraphs by Matt Klaassen - 11/8/2013 -  22
    Today, the Cincinnati Reds have agreed to sign Brayan Pena to a two year contract. Brayan Pena is a generic replacement level catcher, so you probably don't care too much about him. You might care

  • The Rays Breakouts: Pena and Kotchman
    in FanGraphs by Joe Pawlikowski - 8/9/2011 -  13
    Four years ago, the Rays discovered a hidden gem. It took a last-minute injury for them to even place Carlos Pena on the roster, but that turned out to be one of the most beneficial injuries in team

  • Carlos Pena is Pulling a McGwire
    in FanGraphs by Matthew Carruth - 8/26/2009 -  20
    this: 2009 Carlos Pena, 37 HRs, 35 1Bs As if you needed another reason to pay attention to an AL East team.

  • Is Felix Pena Saving the Best for Last?
    in RotoGraphs by Al Melchior - 9/6/2018 -  0
    For a pitcher who has been ignored by the vast majority of fantasy owners this season, we've given Felix Pena quite a bit of attention here at RotoGraphs. Back in July, both Jeff Zimmerman and Paul

  • GIF: The Terrible and Virtuous Carlos Pena
    in NotGraphs by Carson Cistulli - 4/7/2012 -  3
    thought occurred to Carlos Pena during Tampa Bay's game yesterday against New York -- during the first inning of which game, Yankees manager Joe Girardi ordered an intentional walk of shortstop Sean

  • Ronald Acuna Is One of the Best Players in Baseball
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 9/18/2018 -  38
    The Braves have won plenty of games, and Ronald Acuna has hit plenty of homers. A common analytical writer trick is to open with an anecdote, to suck readers in before hitting them with statistics. I

  • Papelbon vs. Pena: an Exercise in Waiting
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 1/30/2013 -  10
    , and also for whole teams and leagues. It is a statistic not unworth examining. In the past, I've played with opposite extremes. In September, I wrote about Mark Buehrle facing Carlos Pena. Pace tells us

  • The Tony Pena-Brandon Allen Trade
    in FanGraphs by Erik Manning - 7/8/2009 -  11
    in recent history agreed to $30 million bucks worth of Octavio Dotel and Scott Linebrink, and now he pulls the trigger to get another strong armed reliever in Tony Pena, giving up a solid prospect

  • 1B Stock Watch: Pena & Morse
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Axisa - 4/12/2012 -  7
    The season is barely more than a week old, but let's quickly take stock of two first baseman headed in opposite directions... Stock Up: Carlos Pena | Rays | Owned: 74! Yahoo! and 100.0% ESPN

  • Daily Graphing - Wily Mo Pena
    in FanGraphs by David Appelman - 1/2/2006 -  0
    With the departure of Sean Casey from Cincinatti, it looks like Adam Dunn will be moved to first base leaving a full time opening in the outfield for Wily Mo Pena. Wily Mo Pena has been unable

  • Ronald Acuna, Willie Calhoun, and Service-Time Manipulations
    in FanGraphs by Craig Edwards - 3/15/2018 -  71
    , and doing anything other than putting Ohtani on the roster is bad for the sport. It isn't likely, but it is a subject thathas been brought up, so it is at least worth addressing. Ronald Acuna

  • Kotchman & Pena: 1B Risers
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Axisa - 5/12/2011 -  11
    shows signs of slowing down. Carlos Pena | Cubs | Ownership: 48% Yahoo!, 55.5% ESPN Pena's tenure on Chicago's north side didn't exactly start as planned. He had just two hits (but also three walks

  • Ronald Acuna for Christian Yelich Is Not a Crazy Ask
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 1/18/2018 -  285
    a number of conversations about sending Yelich elsewhere, and, long story short, we come to Ronald Acuna. That's the name that Peter Gammons mentioned on MLB Network. According to Gammons, when

  • Let's Watch Brayan Pena Try to Beat the Shift
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 4/24/2014 -  35
    across the board. It isn't just the greats that get shifted against, which is how you end up with situations like the Pirates shifting against Brayan Pena. It doesn't matter that Brayan Pena isn't

  • Cubs Tab Carlos Pena for First Base
    in FanGraphs by Joe Pawlikowski - 12/8/2010 -  41
    with Kosuke Fukudome, but he hasn't been a middle of the order producer. Now they're giving it another shot by signing Carlos Pena to a one-year, $10 million contract. Last season Pena's numbers

  • For Sake of Reference: Footage of Tony Pena Jr. Pitching
    in NotGraphs by Carson Cistulli - 2/4/2013 -  6
    of former major-league shortstop and current minor-league pitcher Tony Pena Jr. What this post at NotGraphs is all about is rendering that service real hard. "To what end?" the reader might ask

  • Wily Mo Pena Goes Crank-a-Doodle-Doo
    in NotGraphs by Bradley Woodrum - 5/7/2014 -  6
    Pow. That was Wily Mo Pena's second homer of the game, and it was a doozy. The stadium, at its deepest, is 400 feet. That homerball Apollo'd about 490 feet -- or it would have if it didn't

  • Ronald Acuna Is Already Setting Records by Improving at Every Level
    in Community by Kevin Watanabe-Smith - 8/11/2017 -  3
    There have been several surprising prospect performances this year, but the one that seems to top the rest has been Atlanta Braves outfielder Ronald Acuna. The 19-year-old began his season in high

  • Carlos Pena Led Off Last Night
    in FanGraphs by Eno Sarris - 5/23/2012 -  22
    Carlos Pena led off last night. Carlos Pena led off for the first time in his career last night. Carlos Pena led off, despite averaging about two stolen bases per season and going against one old

  • Johnny Peralta and Carlos Pena: Waiver Wire
    in RotoGraphs by Zach Sanders - 5/13/2011 -  12
    could end up being a great trade asset if nothing else. Carlos Pena | 48% | 50% Pena struggled mightily during the first month of the season, striking out over 36% of the time and failing to hit

  • Jarrod Dyson & Carlos Pena: Deep League Wire
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 6/25/2014 -  3
    positive value. He's not going to help you in homers or runs batted in, obviously, but he could be neutral in runs scored with that potential to help in batting average. Carlos Pena | 1B TEX | 1

  • Wily Mo Pena: Deep League Waiver Wire
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 6/22/2011 -  5
    instead, you get a super dosage of... Wily Mo Pena, ARI OF | 5% Owned Remember him?! He has not been mentioned in a FanGraphs article since February 2009! Still just 29, Pena was known for his