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12 Clint Barmes SS
Height/Weight: 6-1/200 | Birthdate: 3/6/1979 | Birthplace: Vincennes, IN | Bats/Throws: R/R | Team: Pittsburgh | College: Indiana State | MLB Experience: 12 | Salary: $5,500,000 | Owned/Started%: 0/0 | Average Draft Position: 430.00
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Pirates make several roster moves Monday


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(8/25/2014) The Pirates announced a few roster moves prior to Monday's game against the Cardinals. The team has recalled and reinstated infielder Clint Barmes from the 15-day disabled list and designated infielder Jayson Nix for assignment. They have also officially selected the contract of outfielder Jose Tabata from Triple-A Indianapolis and optioned outfielder Gregory Polanco to Indianapolis. 

Clint Barmes could return Monday


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(8/22/2014) Pirates infielder Clint Barmes could return to the club Monday, according to MLB.com.

Barmes is attempting to come back from a groin injury. He's been on a rehab assignment for a few days, and is nearing a return. Manager Clint Hurdle expressed some optimism that Barmes could be back as soon as Monday. Barmes is hitting .239 over 88 at-bats.


Clint Barmes pegged to begin rehab assignment Wednesday


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(8/13/2014) Pirates shortstop Clint Barmes is set to start a rehab stint Wednesday with Double-A Altoona.

Barmes has been sidelined with a groin injury since late June. He has just 88 at-bats this season with no home runs and just four RBI.


Clint Barmes ahead of schedule in recovery


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(7/23/2014) Trainers have told Pirates shortstop Clint Barmes that he is ahead of schedule in his recovery from a groin injury, MLB.com reports.

Barmes jogged for the first time Wednesday since going on the disabled list on July 6. He will travel with the team on its upcoming road trip and hopes to take batting practice within the coming week. Barmes has hit .239/.320/.284 in 88 at-bats.


Michael Martinez back on Pirates roster


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(7/6/2014) The Pirates recalled infielder Michael Martinez from Triple-A Indianapolis Sunday after placing infielder Clint Barmes (groin) on the disabled list.

Clint Barmes out 4-6 weeks with groin injury


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(7/6/2014) Pirates infielder Clint Barmes said Sunday he suffered a Grade 3 adductor (groin) sprain, per the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. Barmes, who said he will be sidelined 4-6 weeks, was placed on the 15-day disabled list Sunday.

Clint Barmes puts up four hits in win


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(6/19/2014) Pirates shortstop Clint Barmes raised his batting average nearly 40 points Thursday, with a big performance in a 4-3 win over the Reds.

Barmes went 4 for 5 in the game and scored one run, on a balk in the fifth inning. He had one double but did not drive in a run in spite of the solid performance in the extra-innings win.

Barmes is hitting .263/.341/.313 in 80 at-bats as a part-time player this season. 


Clint Barmes makes rare impact


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(5/30/2014) The Pirates got a rare productive performance from a part-time player Thursday, as Clint Barmes scored twice in a 6-3 win over the Dodgers.  

Barmes went 3 for 4 in his first multi-hit performance in nearly four weeks. All three hits were singles, and he came around to score twice in the win.

Barmes is hitting .255 in 51 at-bats for the Pirates. 


Clint Barmes bouncing around infield this spring


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(2/28/2014) Pirates shortstop Clint Barmes started at shortstop Friday and is scheduled to start at second base Saturday. He also began working out at third base last weeked as the team prepares him for a utility role.

"He's going to move around. He's going to play second, third. You can read into it whatever you want," manager Clint Hurdle told MLB.com. "We're going to move him around that utility/middle position. We're going to move him around and get him more exposure at other places."

Barmes spent the last three seasons almost exclusively at shortstop, but he said recently he's "excited for the chance to move all over." The team is moving forward with Jody Mercer as its starting shortstop.


Clint Barmes coming back to Pirates


by Scott White | Senior Fantasy Writer
(12/12/2013) The Pirates and free agent shortstop Clint Barmes agreed to a one-year, $2 million deal Thursday. Barmes, who is mostly valued for his glove, hit .211 with a .558 OPS in 304 at-bats for the Pirates last year, splitting time at shortstop with Jordy Mercer.

Marlon Byrd, Justin Morneau among Pirates' free agents


by Scott White | Senior Fantasy Writer
(11/6/2013) In addition to A.J. Burnett, who was not extended a qualifying offer, the Pirates have had several players declare free agency, including relief pitcher Kyle Farnsworth, shortstop Clint Barmes, catcher John Buck, outfielder Marlon Byrd, starting pitcher Jeff Karstens and first baseman Justin Morneau.

Burnett is expected to re-sign with the Pirates if he doesn't retire. The Pirates have also expressed interest in bringing back Byrd, Morneau and Barmes.


Pirates hope to re-sign A.J. Burnett, Marlon Byrd and Clint Barmes


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(10/31/2013) The Pirates are eager to re-sign pitcher A.J. Burnett, outfielder Marlon Byrd and shortstop Clint Barmes, MLB.com reports. Burnett is expected to be extended a $14.1-million qualifying offer, one that MLB.com expects him to accept.

Burnett has said that he'll either pitch for the Pirates in 2014 or retire. Byrd is due for a sizable raise from his $700,000 salary in 2013 after hitting .291/.336/.511 with 24 home runs and 88 RBI in 532 at-bats. Barmes just finished a two-year, $10.5-million contract, hitting .221/.263/.316 in 759 at-bats over the last two years.


Clint Barmes doubles twice, drives in two


by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
(7/29/2013) Pirates shortstop Clint Barmes doubled twice and drove in two runs during a 9-2 win over the Cardinals Monday night.

Barmes went 2 for 4 and plated both runs on his double to deep center in the seventh inning. He's batting .224 on the season for the Bucs.

The 34-year-old middle infielder has three RBI in his last two games but just 13 on the year over 214 at-bats.

Clint Barmes back in the lineup


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(7/24/2013) Pirates shortstop Clint Barmes is back in the starting lineup Wednesday against the Nationals. 

Barmes has received pretty consistent playing time lately, but was out of the starting lineup Tuesday. He's hitting .220/.268/.290 in 200 at-bats. 


Clint Barmes rips second home run


by Jack Moore | CBSSports.com
(5/12/2013) Pirates shortstop Clint Barmes hit his second home run Sunday against the Mets.

Barmes's solo shot was off Mets phenom Matt Harvey despite hitting .219/.265/.302. He was 2 for 4 Sunday.


Clint Barmes enjoys day games


by Adam Moore | CBSSports.com
(5/4/2013) Pirates shortstop Clint Barmes belted his first home run Saturday against the Nationals. Barmes ripped the two-run shot over the center-field fence in the fifth inning off starter Stephen Strasburg.

He also singled and scored in the third inning and finished 2 for 3 with two RBI and two runs scored in a 5-4 defeat.

Barmes, who is batting .192 on the year, is hitting .363 ( 8 for 22) with one home run, one double and four RBI in day games.

Clint Barmes connects for second double


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(4/4/2013) Pirates shortstop Clint Barmes recorded his second double of the season Thursday against the Cubs. He finished 1 for 2 and is batting .286 (2 for 7) with no RBI through three games.

Tweaks in swing help Barmes


by Nando Di Fino | Senior Fantasy Writer
(1/8/2013) Pirates shortstop Clint Barmes, who finished 2012 with a .229 average and 16 doubles in 455 at-bats, told the Tribune-Review on Monday that he adjusted his swing halfway through last year, and hopes that the changes he made will help him get off to a much better start in 2013. “I was trying to get my legs more involved, which slowed everything down and (put) my timing off,” Barmes said. “It was a grind. I dug myself into a pretty deep hole and had to spend the rest of the year trying to climb out.”