by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com (8/7/2013) The Blue Jays released reliever Michael Schwimer Wednesday. Schwimer was designated for assignment Monday. The right-handed relief pitcher has been hurt for most of the season. Schwimer last pitched in a major league game back on Aug. 19 of last season with Philadelphia.
Michael Schwimer designated for assignment
by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com (8/6/2013) Blue Jays reliever Michael Schwimer was designated for assignment Monday.
Schwimer did not pitch in the majors this season, and had not appeared at Triple-A Buffalo for a while. His last game with the team was May 28. He is currently listed on the seven day disabled list. In six games at Triple-A, Schwimer had not allowed any runs.
Michael Schwimmer reinstated, optioned
by Bill Passonno | CBSSports.com (5/10/2013) The Blue Jays activated pitcher Michael Schwimmer from the 15-day disabled list Friday and optioned him to Triple-A Buffalo, the team announced. Schwimmer was acquired from the Phillies during the offseason after going 2-1 with a 4.46 ERA in 35 games for Philadelphia.
Michael Schwimer to DL with shoulder strain
by Ed Gauna | CBSSports.com (3/31/2013) Blue Jays reliever Michael Schwimer was placed on the 15-day disabled list Sunday due to a strained right shoulder. The move was retroactive to March 22.
Schwimer sent to Blue Jays
by Bill Passonno | CBSSports.com (2/23/2013) The Phillies traded relief pitcher Michael Schwimer to the Blue Jays on Saturday in exchange for minor-league first baseman Art Charles. Schwimer made 35 appearances for Philadelphia last season and registered a 2-1 record with a 4.46 ERA and 36 strikeouts.